Sports

May 222017
MUMBAI INDIANS clinched a dramatic one-run victory against Rising Pune Supergiant to win the Indian Premier League.  
  In a sensational development sprint legend  Usain Bolt lost one of his nine Olympic gold medals Wednesday when the International Olympic Committee stripped Jamaica of their 4x100m relay win at the 2008 Beijing Games after a teammate was caught doping. The decision which follows the re-testing of hundreds of samples from the Beijing Games, means that Bolt loses one of the three gold medals he won at that Olympics.
One of the all time batting greats and former Indian cricket captain Rahul Dravid declined to accept an honorary doctorate degree conferred on him by the Bangalore University, saying that he would like to accomplish research in the field of sports and then earn the degree. One of Karnataka and Bengaluru's favourite sons, Dravid went on to represent India in 164 Test matches and scored 13,288 runs, the second most by an Indian in cricket's oldest format after Sachin Tendulkar.
Keralite pace bowler S Sreesanth’s plans to come back to competitive cricket were quelled on Tuesday as the BCCI denied the Indian fast bowler the NOC (No Objection Certificate) required to play league cricket in Scotland. Sreesanth had been trying to play league cricket in Scotland this year but the BCCI, which had imposed a life ban on him following his alleged involvement in the IPL spot-fixing scandal in 2013, has refused to give him the necessary permission. According to a report, a BCCI official confirmed that they had not obliged his request.
     Indian skipper Virat Kohli is well and truly on his way to becoming an all time legend in cricketing history. But there is a story of huge sacrifices behind his meteoric rise. Rajkumar, Virat Kohli’s coach, highlight the sacrifices that the 28-year old has made, on his way to the top honours in world cricket.
   Indian captain Virat Kohli is on his way to cricketing immortality as he continues his staggering consistency with bat.The batter par excellence has said that one of the secrets of his stupendous success is "not having too many close people" in his life which adds hindrances such as "distractions" and "time management" on the path of glory.Kohli who hit an outrageously brilliant hundred against England last day said,
The Board of control for cricket in India,BCCI has officially introduced the Indian Cricket Team Jersey 2017 for ODIs.The jersey is sponsored by sportsgood giant Nike, which is the official jersey sponsors of the BCCI.They brought out the new kit after taking the insights from the likes of Dhoni, Kohli, Harmanpreet Kaur, and others. It is said that they are already impressed with Nike’s latest offering. For the fans, the jerseys will be made available on Nike stores across India from Thursday.
Cricketer par excellence MS Dhoni shocked every sports lover across India yesterday when he announced that he was giving up his position as captain in ODIs and T20 matches. The cricketer said he was willing to play under Virat Kohli as the team leader. His decision remains characteristic of his objective temperament that launched him to success to begin with. While everyone else was taken by surprise with his announcement, his wife Sakshi had some encouraging words for him.
The champion and all time great United States tennis player Serena Williams is getting ready to tie the knot. She announced her engagement to Alexis Ohanian who is two years younger to her. Serena has been dating Alexis for over a year now. She announced the decision by posting a poem on a social media platform. But no wedding date has been announced.
The celebrity lovebirds Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma hogged headlines when they spent Christmas together in Uttarakhand.The two were spotted at the Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun and Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat also welcomed them to the state. If reports are to be believed, the couple has joined Anushka's parents in Tehri. Virat's mother is also expected to fly down to ring in the New Year with them. Anushka Sharma took to Instagram to share a video of her feeding a peacock and captioned it: In the end, It's all about cherishing the simple things in life #nature.
Yorkers are hard to ball and harder to face.But last day something bizarre and remarkable in a cricket match in Australia.In a domestic match,Hobart Hurricanes pacer Shaun Tait bowled a brilliant yorker which saw the game delayed by 10 minutes. The Yorker dismissed Sam Billings and went on to destroy the stumps completely in the process. In the match between Hobart Hurricanes and Sydney Sixers Tait delivered an absolute beauty of 148 km/h when Sydney Sixers needed 68 more runs to win off 30 balls.

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May 282017
Sachin A Billion Dreams box office collection day 1: Sachin Tendulkar saw 40% occupancy on Friday and is likely to go from strength to strength during the weekend.