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Dhoni’s top 5 behind the wicket statements

Its nice hearing Dhoni after the match but do you wonder what Dhoni says to his mates during the match, how does he encourage them, does he sledge opponents or not? How does he strategizes while playing, how he inspires or encourages his mates? Here are some funny and interesting comments by Dhoni while playing on the ground 1.  Third Australia-India Test in Mohali in 2013 : Michael Clarke came to the field after the

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Sledging – Cricket’s ‘not so soft’ skill

Cricket, deemed famously as a ‘Gentleman’s game’ has seen some drastic changes over the past 2-3 decades. Not only has the game changed with multiple formats (read ODIs, T20s) coming into existence, but also with the way the game is played. The term Sledging has been coined predominantly in the era where the Aussies began their dominance in world cricket between the mid 90s up-to the 2007 World cup in all formats of the game. However this

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Aady Zakir writes on Pakistan Hockey’s Struggling State

Today is 4th Dec 1994 and Its 6:30AM. Mom is just going to wake me up for school and I hate going there. Knock knock! Mom ‘Hurry up AD wake up son I need to go office early today common Son”. I get up with a lot of heart pain and get ready quickly. While having breakfast I noticed dad is not ready and it looked like he was not headed to office. I asked him and

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Is it a Bird? Is it a plane? No, Its Jonty.

Jonathan Neil “Jonty” Rhodes (born 27 July 1969) is possibly the best fielder in the history of cricket. He as we all know played for the South African cricket team between 1992 and 2003. In cricket good, rather brilliant fielding is synonymous with Jonty. He is probably the only cricketer who is not remembered for his batting or bowling but for his fielding which is still possibly considered a secondary skill as compared to the

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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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Is Dhoni going the Napoleon Way?

When MS Dhoni burst on the international scene in 2004 to debut against Bangladesh, he was force of nature. He was young, raw, and uninhibited. His fearless stroke play made him darling of the nation and won applauds from the President of Pakistan. He was efficient behind stumps and was blessed with a no fear, no non-sense attitude. He didn’t speak much, and that helped. Much has changed since that day in December 2004. Dhoni’s

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Why it is ridiculous to blame MS Dhoni for the Mustafizur incident

So MS Dhoni and Bangladesh new pacer Mustafizur Rahman collided mid pitch and it seemed Dhoni had committed a murder. In all the taste of blaming a captain who possibly is also going through the worst time of his career, the entire media made it look like Dhoni intentionally became Zinadine Zidane and head butted Rahman out of the ground. So let’s take another look at what happened exactly. In the 25th over of India’s

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Match of the Season: The UEFA Champions League Final Preview

Just a few days left for the biggest football game of the year when Barcelona and Juventus take the center stage at the biggest stage of them all, the UEFA Champions League final to be played in Berlin this month. Champions league, which begins in August each year with the qualifiers concludes in Berlin this time with two most worthy teams squaring off against each other. The magnitude of the game can be determined by

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Movie Recommendation: A Perfect Costner in a moving ‘McFarland USA’

Director: Niki Caro Cast: Kevin Costner, Maria Bello, Ramiro Rodriguez “McFarland, USA” started to look like yet another sports team film where a coach turns around a bunch of losers into winners. And just then I was wondering this to be sports underdogs repeat, the genuineness of the story, the pitch perfect performance by Kevin Costner and some lovely locales and grand natural settings started to win me in. Then onwards it was a ride

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