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Virat Kohli, the CEO

get link Virat Kohli is probably enjoying a kind of form now that even if he tries, and edges one to the keeper, the ball will fly over him. And let’s just not limit it to his batting. He is fielding tremendously and just when you think India miss an idea or two because the captain is the wicketkeeper far flung from the running in pace bowlers, here is Kohli at mid-off, chatting, ideating and encouraging the

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Why I will keep watching the IPL year after year

There is a lot of talk around office and elsewhere amongst pals as to how the interest in IPL is waning. How people are now not that excited as the “India Ka Tyohaar” eighth edition has begun. There is an overdose of cricket and there is little quality in watching bowlers being smacked in batting friendly wickets and smaller grounds. The number of blogs and comments that are anti-IPL have become a tad too much

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Dhoni: The Untold Story
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The Untold Story: Dhoni’s Biopic and what his fans want in it.

What is common between George Best, Cristiano Ronaldo and Mahendra Singh Dhoni? Besides all of them being legends in their sport they have all played a crucial role in making the number 7 a mythological shirt number in the world of sports. Outside the world of sports, the number 7 has a rich historic significance with many meanings that contribute to making the number loaded with references in the world of sports. There have been

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एपीटीएन, रॉयटर और हाँ टाइम्स नाउ का बाप

पूरे देश का मीडिया जिस ललित मोदी के पीछे पड़ा है, वही ललित मोदी ट्विट करके मीडियाकर्मियों को बता रहे हैं कि तुम्हारे बॉस ने अपने फायदे के लिए तुम्हारी वो कई सारी स्टोरी दबाकर बैठ गए जिसमे उनका नफा-नुकसान छिपा था..ऐसे मीडिया को लात मारो और हमें ज्वायन करो. आपको याद है आज से कुछ महीने पहले अरविंद केजरीवाल भी इसी तरह के स्वयंभू ब्यूरो, न्यूज एजेंसी हो गए थे और ऐसा माहौल पैदा

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Harbhajan’s Return Adds ‘Aggression’ to Kohli’s Test Team

Harbhajan Singh’s return to the Indian Test squad is a tribute to a fighter who kept his motivation levels high despite being on the sidelines for almost three years. The feisty off-spinner played a crucial role in taking Mumbai Indians to their third IPL final when he took two for 26 to wreck Chennai Super Kings chances at Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday night. It was a timely reminder to the national selectors and a young

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The Helicopter that never took off

The Mahabharata had a character called Abhimanyu-son of the warrior prince Arjuna. Abhimanyu was known for his prowess in slicing through army formations, but had an Achilles heel that let him down in the war. He did not quite know to end his way through, out of an army formation. He basically did not finish well if we could say so, keeping the context on cricket. Talk about finishing well, the 90’s generation would auto

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‘Don’t Write N. Srinivasan’s Indian Cricket Obituary Yet’

Given his amazing mental strength to brave the odds, N. Srinivasan’s never-say-die attitude is keeping his adversaries in Indian cricket administration on tenterhooks. In a digital age where hot breaking news travels faster than sound, several top cricket administrators and players have kept mum, choosing to comment “only when they have seen the entire 138-page Supreme Court order” that bars the Tamil Nadu business tycoon from seeking a second full term as Board of Control

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MS Dhoni Quits: The Untold Story

MS Dhoni’s decision to quit Test cricket and his reluctance to talk about the suddenness of this massive career call has fuelled speculation on his future. Having being bred in a system that lacks transparency, Dhoni’s silence reflects the current state of flux in a leaderless Board of Control for Cricket in India. Given the fact that Dhoni is India’s most successful captain, he deserved a fitting farewell. After guiding India to a face-saving draw

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Cricket in 2014, the highs, the lows and the number 63

It will be an understatement to suggest that 2014 has been an eventful year for the game of cricket. The sport has seen some dramatic events at its administrative level that has had some lauding it, while others gasping at the turn of events. Off the field, controversies, fall from grace, a tell all saga, everything has ensued. On the field has been no less dramatic. Certain teams creating history, some becoming one. It has

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