Posts Tagged ‘South Africa’

Dale Steyn Achieves Rare Distinction

Dale Steyn Achieves Rare Distinction

Posted in Columns, Test Cricket on November 14th, 2011 by Suhashini Jaychander

The ‘phenomenal’ Cape Town test not only saw a number of records tumble, though none t ..

Once Australia, Now Holder Of The Second Lowest Total In Test History

Once Australia, Now Holder Of The Second Lowest Total In Test History

Posted in Columns, Test Cricket on November 14th, 2011 by Suhashini Jaychander

A year or two ago, if you had met any ardent cricket follower and told him that there will ..

1st Test Preview: South Africa vs Australia, Cape Town

1st Test Preview: South Africa vs Australia, Cape Town

Posted in Columns, Test Cricket on November 9th, 2011 by Tim Holt

I am not the first, and definitely will not be the last to bemoan the ridiculous nature of ..

South Africa vs Australia – Preview

South Africa vs Australia – Preview

Posted in Cricket on November 6th, 2011 by Monish Menon

Two T20Is, three ODIs and two Tests – a ridiculous number of matches considering the sta ..

Ricky Ponting Shines As Australia Triumph

Ricky Ponting Shines As Australia Triumph

Posted in Columns, One Day Cricket on October 21st, 2011 by Shivam Bhardwaj

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting starred with the bat with a cracking knock of 63, ..

Fans Get Ready For Cricket Festival

Fans Get Ready For Cricket Festival

Posted in Columns, Cricket on October 9th, 2011 by Vishnu Kumar

For cricketers and their fans, World Cup is like Diwali or Christmas because all teams wil ..

The Will To Win

The Will To Win

Posted in Columns on October 3rd, 2011 by Vishnu Kumar

In sports and may be even in life, winning is not everything but the will to win is everyt ..

Cricket From 90: Best Captain – Part 1

Cricket From 90: Best Captain – Part 1

Posted in Columns, Cricket on August 30th, 2011 by Vishnu Kumar

Post 1990, cricket saw the arrival of coloured shirts, television replays for making decis ..

Remembering Sourav, Dada: “Why Always Me? Not Others?”

Remembering Sourav, Dada: “Why Always Me? Not Others?”

Posted in Columns, Cricket on July 24th, 2011 by Vishnu Kumar

The man, who led the team like a commander on the field, passed his own aggression to whol ..

Wayne Parnell And Brett Lee Speak On Their Respective Lives And Future

Wayne Parnell And Brett Lee Speak On Their Respective Lives And Future

Posted in Columns, Cricket on April 22nd, 2011 by Rohit Sharma

Wayne Parnell said in an interview at the ICC Cricket World Radio Show that although he ha ..

Cricket

Bowlers helps Sri Lanka to take 1- 0 lead

Bowlers helps Sri Lanka to take 1- 0 lead

Posted by: Dishant Dey on February 10th, 2016

After clean sweep victory in Australia, many thought India are heading for another clean sweep against Sri Lanka. The young Sri Lanka team had others plans. Aft ..

Football

Chevrolet launches global contest in search for mascot to join their ‘Starting XI’ with Manchester United

Chevrolet launches global contest in search for mascot to join their ‘Starting XI’ with Manchester United

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on February 10th, 2016

NEW DELHI – An annual tradition, Chevrolet honors 11 children with a once-in-a-lifetime experience by participating as mascots in a Manchester United foot ..

Tennis

Andy to fight Novak for the Australian Open title

Andy to fight Novak for the Australian Open title

Posted by: Anjan K Merkap on January 30th, 2016

A delighted Andy Murray reached his fifth ever Australian Open final with an epic five-set battle. The top tennis player from Britain defeated 13th seed Mils Ra ..

F1

F1: Token System to be done away with from 2017

F1: Token System to be done away with from 2017

Posted by: Anjan K Merkap on February 9th, 2016

Formula One is doing away with its ‘token’ system that was used for the engine developments from 2017 season. This ‘token’ system was introduced in Form ..

Boxing

Sports for women empowerment – a mantra for our nation’s growth

Sports for women empowerment – a mantra for our nation’s growth

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on November 23rd, 2015

Traditionally India has been a country where sports has always been treated as a secondary option when it comes to career choices for men. Women, till recently, ..

Other Sports

Home test for Puneri Paltan

Home test for Puneri Paltan

Posted by: Vikram Kamboj on February 10th, 2016

Kolkata, February 10: Pune the cultural capital of Maharashtra since medieval times and presently a thriving I-T hub, will play host to the fourth leg of the Se ..

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