Confident Johanna Konta Sets Up Serena Williams Clash in Australian Open

Johanna Konta blasted into her second Australian Open quarter-final in as many years on Monday, setting up a glamour clash with Serena Williams. The in-form British ninth seed, on a nine-game winning streak, crushed Russian 30th seed Ekaterina Makarova 6-1, 6-4 in searing heat on Margaret Court Arena. It sets up an intriguing quarter-final with second More...

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By Kuldeep Chhetri On Saturday, January 21st, 2017

Supreme Court faces googly from Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi : BCCI vs Lodha panel

In cricketing parlance, the Supreme Court order on the Lodha Committee recommendations could be termed a blinder. Except that the Attorney General of India, Mukul Rohatgi saw the catch dismissing his clients – More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Dhoni Yuvraj churn up vintage performances as India clinch ODI series against England

Yuvraj Singh hits career best 150; Dhoni scores 134 Yuvraj Singh and Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned the clock back with a batting masterclass as the old warhorses’ twin tons powered India to a 15-run win over More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Real Madrid defeated by Celta Vigo

After surrendering a record 40-game unbeaten run, Real Madrid suffered a second defeat in four days on Wednesday as Celta Vigo took a 2-1 first leg lead from their Copa del Rey quarter-final at the Santiago Bernabeu. All More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

India vs England: The perils of being an ODI bowler in the time of T20 cricket

Cricket as we know it today is unrecognisable from the 1970s when a second format – One Day International – was introduced. Since then, Twenty20 has appeared on the scene and seems to hold the entire ecosystem More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Serena Williams Downs Belinda Bencic in First Round of Australian Open

The danger can come from anywhere at this stage, as Serena Williams proved two weeks ago with an early loss in Auckland, New Zealand, after making 88 unforced errors in the wind against the young American Madison More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Monday, January 16th, 2017

Virat Kohli the Don Bradman of ODI cricket : India vs England

Is Virat Kohli the Don Bradman of ODI cricket? England must think so, as the newly-crowned Indian ODI team skipper made light of an imposing target of 351 by notching up his 27th ODI hundred, in only his 169th innings, More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Saturday, January 14th, 2017

MAHI is ready for life after captaincy

On Sunday, if MS Dhoni waves his hand and tries to move a fielder, he might have to check himself. It might seem like the most instinctive thing to do, considering he’s done it for nearly a decade. But come Sunday, More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Friday, January 13th, 2017

Virat Kohli needs his opening batsman to stand up and share the load: India vs England

The 2017 Champions Trophy is six months away. And it will be Virat Kohli’s first true test as India’s ODI skipper. In that light, MS Dhoni’s timely resignation has presented him with a challenge –This summer, More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Thursday, January 12th, 2017

New kit launches for Team India by Nike

Nike, the official apparel sponsors for the Indian cricket teams, are unveiling the team’s new ODI kit ahead of the upcoming ODI series against England, and are launching it with the motto reflecting ‘Self-belief’. It More...