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India loses hosting rights of Davis cup, Fed cup due to closure of Pakistan air space

India loses hosting rights of Davis cup, Fed cup due to closure of Pakistan air space

India has the lost hosting rights of the junior Davis Cup and Fed Cup, following Pakistan’s closure of it’s air space in the aftermath of the Balakot. A total of 16 Under-16 Davis Cup teams, including Pakistan, were to travel to India for the annual competition, often dubbed as the World Cup of tennis The […]

BCCI set to contribute Rs 20 crore for welfare of armed forces

BCCI set to contribute Rs 20 crore for welfare of armed forces

The BCCI will donate Rs 20 crore for the welfare of armed forces in the wake of the Pulwama attack, where at least 49 CRPF personnel were killed. It has been learnt that BCCI brass plans to invite senior dignitaries from the Indian armed forces (Army, Airforce and Navy) on the day of the IPL […]

Bowlers peg Australia back after Khawaja ton

Bowlers peg Australia back after Khawaja ton

  New Delhi: Australian batsman Usman Khawaja was once again the star of the show as the visitors scored 272/9 in their 50 overs after winning the toss and batting first in the fifth ODI against India at the Ferozeshah Kotla, here on Wednesday. Khawaja (106) and Peter Handscomb (52) set the platform for a […]

I don’t react to criticism as I live in my own world: Dhawan

I don’t react to criticism as I live in my own world: Dhawan

Mohali, Mar 11 (PTI) Shikhar Dhawan has the knack of bouncing back just when his detractors write him off and the Indian batsman says he manages to stay afloat in the toughest of times by shutting out the criticism that comes with lean patches. Without an international hundred for the past six months, Dhawan announced his […]

Mumbai eye revenge against Goa in ISL semis

Mumbai eye revenge against Goa in ISL semis

Mumbai, Mar 8 (PTI) Having suffered two defeats against FC Goa in the league stage, Mumbai City FC would be thirsting for revenge when the two outfits clash in the first-leg semi-final of the Indian Super League on Saturday. FC Goa had blanked Mumbai 5-0 at the Jawaharlal Nehru stadium in Goa in October, after which […]

It would be nice to bat higher up in ODIs: Maxwell

It would be nice to bat higher up in ODIs: Maxwell

Bengaluru, Feb 28 (PTI) Glenn Maxwell would prefer batting higher up the order in ODIs, following his series-winning 113 at number four in Australia’s seven-wicket victory against India in the second T20 International. Maxwell bats at number 7 in ODIs and would happily take a promotion in the five-match ODI series starting in Hyderabad on March […]

India airstrike in Pakistan: Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir salute Indian Air Force

India airstrike in Pakistan: Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir salute Indian Air Force

India woke up to the big news that the Indian Air Force (IAF) had launched an airstrike in the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) across the Line of Control (LOC) in a pre-dawn operation on Tuesday. Former India cricketers Virender Sehwag and Gautam Gambhir took to social media applaud the Indian Air Force for the massive operation. […]

Real Kashmir draw 2-2 with Indian Arrows in I-League

Real Kashmir draw 2-2 with Indian Arrows in I-League

Bhubaneswar, Feb 24 (PTI) Debutante Real Kashmir on Sunday continued their unbeaten run with a 2-2 draw against Indian Arrows to leave the I-League title race tantalising poised here. After 75 minutes of goalless football, suddenly the match sprung into life as four goals were scored in the final 15 minutes of regulation time at the […]

Blitz and Trans Group step in to fill PSL TV production void

Blitz and Trans Group step in to fill PSL TV production void

Two days after IMG-Reliance pulled out of its deal to produce television coverage of the fourth season of the Pakistan Super League (PSL), a replacement for the remainder of the tournament has been found. The PCB has declared that a consortium of Blitz and Trans Group will produce TV coverage throughout the course of this season’s PSL […]

Photos of Pakistan cricketers removed from Mohali stadium after Pulwama attack

Photos of Pakistan cricketers removed from Mohali stadium after Pulwama attack

The Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) on Sunday removed the photographs of Pakistani cricketers from various points inside Mohali stadium as a “humble step” to show solidarity with the families of soldiers killed in the Pulwama  attack. The decision was taken at a meeting of the cricket body’s office bearers in Chandigargh, PCA treasurer Ajay Tyagi told […]

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THE DARKEN DAYS

I wonder, I ponder on the circumstances around. The dark brown clouds of western disturbance floating on with a harsh speed with reddish velvety appearance, making the hearts wrenching and souls trembling, the days on and days of. The thunders so horrified, piercing through the bones that make others to hide and seek. The nature […]