Category Archives: Sports

ICC World Cup for Women 2013
Posted on February 04,2013
The ICC World Cup for Women saw all the 8 teams in their respective groups fighting out on a super Sunday. All the sub-continent teams suffered losses with South Africa the 4th team to taste defeat. While the Group A encounters at Mumbai were taken home by England and West Indies with wins over India and Sri Lanka, the Group B matches at Cuttack brought truimph for New Zealand and Australia over P...
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1st Feb named as Biff day after Graeme Smith
Posted on February 02,2013
The No. 1 test team i.e. Proteas will be led by the birthday boy and skipper for the 100th time in test cricket Graeme Smith as the South Africans take on Pakistan for the 1st of the 3 test series that starts at the Wanderers in Johannesburg. The South African Board (CSA) has officially tagged the 1st day of the 1st test as “Biff Day”, named after Smith’s nick name. CSA had also dis...
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ICC world Cup 2013
Posted on February 02,2013
They talk about seasons in the cricketing world but I’m yet to come across a week without cricket being played on the globe. February too promises to serve some exciting encounters on the platter. ICC Women’s World Cup: The 8 top women’s team have warmed up and the 24 match tournament for the highest title is being staged for the 1st time in India. Mumbai and Cuttack will witness the matc...
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India Vs England at Dharamshala
Posted on February 04,2013
26th January has not been a dry day for 2 years now, just for me…Lol… Was in Goa in 2012 and this time around among hundreds in McLoed Ganj. After a tiring evening, travelled 12 kms downhill to Dharamsala to witness the 1317 meters above sea level HPCA stadium host its 1st International match. People were queued since 6 in the morning and the car parking was made avaliable 2-3 kilometers from ...
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RCB Banglore IPL -6, 2013
Posted on February 04,2013
The 6th edition of the Indian Premier League not only has a new sponsor PepsiCo but also would see new alternate venues for some of the 9 playing teams. The player auction is scheduled for 3rd February but the scuffling of players and mentors is already underway. Royal Challengers Bangalore have signed a new talent in the name of Sandeep Warrier, a seam bowler from Kerala.The one year contrac...
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India vs England 2013 at Mohali
Posted on January 28,2013
With heavy mist at Mohali the 4th ODI between England and India took centre stage with India dropping Rahane for Rohit Sharma. Some sloppy umpiring, some missed chances by the Englishmen, Raina’s dozen times diving in the crease, Finn’s stump kicking habit and an Indian win by 5 wickets, PCA scribed first series win for India in 2013. England accepted the batting invitation and was steady i...
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Australia levels series with Sri Lanka
Posted on January 24,2013
After the controversial calling off the 4th ODI at Sidney due to light rain that annoyed the Lankan camp, the 5th and the Final encounter at Hobart had all eyeballs rolling where . Australia batted first and just like the first ODI, debut centurion Philip Hughes impressed yet again as he stroked 138 off 154 balls and with other minor contributions via Hussey (34) and Warner (23) took Australia ...
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SRI LANKA vs Australia 3rd ODI
Posted on January 18,2013
The 3rd ODI between Sri Lanka and Australia at Brisbane was the lowest scoring game in the history (by Aus) as the visitors got the better of the hosts, leading the 5 match series by 2-1. Nuwan Kulasekara showed his craftsmanship with the inswing wobbling the full strength Aussie line-up and packing all the 11 batsmen with the total of just 74 inside 27 overs. Nuwan took his career best 22 for...
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Rohan Gavaskar
Posted on February 01,2013
If cricket was ever scripted then Rohan Gavaskar would have been the ultimate hero and if talent and struggle would rank the B-Town flicks, Abhishek Bachchan would have been a name unknown to his neighbours too, but that not the nomenclature. I’m quite inspired by Harsha Bhogle’s comment,”India is a nation where-in we are dazzled by the word Talent, whereas what matters is our work ethic and...
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