Saturday, 13 August, 2022


Young India has done it, magical moment for cricket — Sunil Gavaskar on Test series win

Gavaskar was effusive in his praise for the entire team for their effort, especially after it missed seniors like Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja due to injuries.

I looked good because everyone contributed, says captain Ajinkya Rahane on Brisbane win

Speaking about the series, Rahane said it was tough after Adelaide Test, as more players were injured and that they went into the final match 'just wanting to play good cricket'.

India is No.1 in ICC World Test Championship standings after big win at Gabba

The victory Down Under handed India 430 points, putting it ahead of New Zealand (420) and Australia (332).

India deserves full credit, never underestimate them, says Australia coach Justin Langer

Justin Langer also applauded Rishabh Pant for playing a match-winning knock on the final day of the Gabba Test, saying that Pant's innings reminded him of Ben Stokes at Headingley.

Don’t know how to describe this, says ‘proud’ captain Rahane after India’s series win

Rishabh Pant calls series win 'biggest moment of my life' as Australia captain Tim Paine admits they were outplayed by by a 'disciplined and tough Indian side'.

Pant, Gill, Pujara — different styles but same resolve power India to historic Gabba win

Day 5 will stand out but it wouldn't have mattered if Washington Sundar & Shardul Thakur didn't do their magic on Day 3. They gave hope of a fight, and Pujara, Gill, Pant honoured that fight.

‘Well done, India’ — BCCI announces Rs 5 crore bonus after series win against Australia

The last time a visiting team came out triumphant was back in 1988 when the mighty West Indian outfit under the leadership of Viv Richards thrashed Allan Border's team by 9 wickets.

Young, fearless India pull off 3-wicket win against Australia, retain Border-Gavaskar trophy

Resuming at four for none on the final day, India overhauled the target with 18 balls to spare in a match that went down to the wire.

Australian Open to continue as scheduled, 47 players sent to 14-day hotel quarantine

More than 1,200 officials, players & support teams will be arriving in Australia ahead of the tournament that begins 8 February. All will be subject to isolation and daily tests.

‘Legend, tweet of the year’ — cricketer Hanuma Vihari’s jibe at Babul Supriyo wins internet

BJP minister Babul Supriyo accused Hanuma Vihari of 'murdering cricket' before the latter's match-saving knock against Australia Monday.

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A still from Laal Singh Chaddha starring Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan

Why Laal Singh Chaddha is not a Forrest Gump remake. It’s just another Bollywood film

The makers of Laal Singh Chaddha set limits for the film by not choosing a lead character from the majority dominant Hindu community.
Photo of banker Anshu Jain with former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag | Twitter | @virendersehwag

Former Deutsche Bank CEO Anshu Jain dies at 59

Jaipur-born Jain was the first non-European to head Deutsche Bank; family remembers his fighting spirit till the very end


Yuan Wang 5 vessel | ANI

Chinese research vessel Yuan Wang 5 has ‘slowed down’ but still en route Sri Lankan port

Yuan Wang 5 is currently 599 nautical miles away from Hambantota, having been at sea for 35 hours since departing the Chinese port of Taicang, according to latest data.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.