Ravichandran Ashwin named ICC Cricketer of the Year and Test Cricketer of the Year: Indian cricket all-rounder Ravichandran Ashwin named the ICC cricketer of the year and test cricketer of the year. He has been awarded the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy as the International Cricket Council’s(ICC) Test Player of 2016.Now Ashwin becomes the third Indian to win the ICC’s Sir Garfield Sobers trophy following Rahul Dravid(2004) and Sachin Tendulkar(2010). Quinton de Kock named the ODI Cricketer of the Year. The Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq, won the ICC Spirit of Cricket Award, Bangladesh's Mustafizur Rahman named the ICC Emerging Cricketer, West Indian Carlos Brathwaite was awarded the ICC T20 International Performance of the Year for his brilliance knock in the World T20
Ravindra Jadeja does a Kapil Dev with a stunning catch. Running backward, Jadeja pulls out a stunner. A 1983 World cup reminisce anyone? When England batsman Jonny Bairstow decided to flick a full one from Ishant Sharma to the leg side. The ball went high up in the air and Jadeja had to sprint back while keeping his eyes on the ball all the way. Jadeja managed to catch the ball while on the run and thus completed a stunning catch.Kapil Dev took the catch in the 1983 World Cup cricket final against the West Indies to dismiss Sir Vivian Richards. It was reminiscent of the catch. Ravinder Jadeja's career best spell of 7/48 to enable India to take away the series with a 4-0. Ravinder Jadeja best catch, Ravinder Jadeja stunning catch to out Bairstow. Ravinder Jadeja super catch Vs England...
India Wins Kabaddi World Cup 2016 , Jai Ho India :India won the Kabaddi world cup 2016.India beat the Iran 38 - 29 in the final. After losing the toss, Iran was asked to make the first raid of the game. India was down to 13-18 at the end of first half.After 10mins of the second of India rise to lead 24 -21. Especially Ajay Thakur steals the show.He was unstoppable,captain Anup Kumar sent him for every raid and he got a point. Especially Ajay Thakur steals the show.He was unstoppable,captain Anup Kumar sent him for every raid and got a point.India defense also improved in the second half.Ajay Thakur gave second all out for India.And India lead was 34-24 with 3 minutes of the game left. Finally, India beat Iran 38-29 in the final and lift the world cup for the 3rd time. Ajay Thakur rem
PV Sindhu, the Hyderabadi badminton champ who won a silver medal at the Rio Olympics 2016.Under P. Gopichand’s leadership, she won the International medals and made the country so proud. PV Sindhu did a magazine cover shoot for women's magazine 'JFW'. She really looks stunning as ever. In an exclusive interview with JFW magazine,she said .. “For two and a half to three months, we didn’t have any tournaments and our preparations went on really well. I didn’t have a phone, I had to get away from junk food and everything. That really helped me. We planned accordingly and strategy wise it all worked out. Gopi Sir also worked really hard for me and sacrificed a lot of things. So it paid off well. It has been a wonderful journey. Those three months were tough but if you want something, you
Kerala Blaster Co-Owners Sachin Tendulkar,Chiranjeevi, and Allu Aravind spotted in the Indian Super League football at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium,Kochi. Sachin and Chiranjeevi attended the Kerala Blasters FC Vs Atletico de Kolkata match. Here are some pictures of Chiranjeevi and Sachin Tendulkar. Source : Sportzpics
India beat New Zealand by 197 runs to win prestigious 500th Test on the final day's play in Kanpur on Monday(26-09-16),lead the series 1-0 in the three-match series.The second test match,at Kolkata's Eden Gardens, also a historic 250th home test match for India on Friday. New Zealand bowled out for 236 in the second innings.Ravichandran Ashwin's 6 wicket haul helped India to a comfortable win with more than a session to spare.Resumes the day with 93-4 Kiwis batsmen Luke Ronchi (80) and Mitchell Santner (71) struggled Indian bowlers for 20 overs in the morning session,after 102 runs between them Ravindra Jadeja got the breakthrough with the wicket of Ronchi.After Ronchi’s departure,Santner fought back for some time.Ashwini took all three last wickets. Ravindra Jadeja is the Man of the M
India announced the 15-member squad for the upcoming Test series against New Zealand.The 3-match home series against New Zealand has been announced on Monday (September 12) by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). KL Rahul retained his place after an impressive recent show against the West Indies. Virat Kohli will be leading the side against Kane Williamson and his men in the Test series starting September 22. BCCI secretary Ajay Shirke and selection committee's chairman Patil addressed the media to announce the 15-member Test squad. Here is the squad : Virat Kohli(C), KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Murali Vijay, Rohit Sharma, Ravichandran Ashwin, Wriddhiman Saha(WK), Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shikhar Dhawan, Amit Mis...
Historic day for India at Rio today.India's Mariyappan Thangavelu created history by winning a gold medal in the men's high jump T-42 event finals Paralympics at the Olympic Stadium in Rio De Janeiro. Another Indian Varun Singh Bhati clinched the bronze medal the same event.India's other medal prospect Sharad Kumar finished at number six. The 20-year-old Thangavelu won gold with a leap of 1.89m, while Bhati jumped his personal best of 1.86m to finish third and American Sam Grewe bagged the silver medal also with a 1.86m jump. Thangavelu’s gold is India’s third at the Paralympics, after Murlikant Petkar in the men’s 50m freestyle swimming at the 1972 Heidelberg Games and Devendra Jhajharia in the javelin throw F44/46 at the 2004 Athens Paralympics. Thangavelu Mariyappan, hailing from a
Indian Wrestler Sakshi Malik, who made the entire country extremely proud by winning a historical bronze medal at Rio Olympics 2016,is all set to enter the second phase of her life.Sakshi, who became the first Indian woman wrestler to won a medal at an Olympic Event. "It was decided before Sakshi left for Rio Olympics that they will get married," Sachin, Sakshi Malik's brother said. 22-year-old Satyawart Kadian, who is also from Rohtak in Haryana,also a wrestler.He clinched a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and also won a bronze medal At the Asian Championships in the same year 2014.His father Satyawan was also a renowned wrestler and runs an akhada in Rohtak.Satyawan participated Seoul Olympic Games in 1988,and he was also given the Arjuna Award by the government of
Indian freestyle wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt's London 2012 Olympic Bronze medal likely to be upgraded to Silver medal.According to Russian agency flowrestling.org, Besik Kudukhov of Russia, who won the Silver in the men's 60 kg freestyle category at the London Games,has been found positive in a dope test conducted by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA). The four-time world champion and two-time Olympic medallist Kudukhov died in a car crash in 2013 in Southern Russia.The WADA had recently decided to retest samples from the Bejing 2008 Olympics and 2012 London games which returned with several positive results. The samples of five wrestlers, including Russia's Besik Kudukhov (60 kg) and Uzbekistan's Artur Taymazov's (120 kg),have tested positive for banned substances.Kudukhov is a silver meda