States  /  Published 20.11.20

Cricket fever grips Sikkim

Sikkim’s cricket carnival is all set to reach a crescendo this weekend with the finals of both women’s and men’s tournaments, which are being organised for the first time by the Sikk...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

Sports  /  Published 21.10.20

Dhoni sparks off young talent row

As in politics so in cricket, leaders are always answerable. And it is all about the choice of words. Any slip can be more dangerous than misreading the most treacherous of googlies. Mahendra Singh D...
By Sudipto Gupta in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 25.09.20

Dean of innovation doyen of grit

Dean Jones, a trend-setting one-day cricketer whose career defining innings was, however, a double hundred in treacherous conditions in the Madras Tied Test in 1986, died of a cardiac arrest in Mumbai...
By Our Bureau in

West Bengal  /  Published 22.09.20

Talent line-up spurs cricket stadium plea in Siliguri

 A few months back, the Siliguri Jalpaiguri Development Authority (SJDA) marked the area in Kawakhali on the southwest end of Siliguri to develop a cricket ground. “The plot has been earma...
By Bireswar Banerjee in Siliguri

Cricket  /  Published 04.09.20

Yorkshire face racism allegation

Former England U-19 captain Azeem Rafiq has claimed that he was “close to committing suicide” during his stint with county side Yorkshire, accusing the club of being institutionally racist...
By PTI in London

Cricket  /  Published 04.09.20

A first-class advice for IPL freshers

For ‘freshers’, the IPL is a whole new world, its glamour and riches a temptation too hard to ignore. So for the likes of Priyam Garg (Sunrisers Hyderabad), Ravi Bishnoi (Kings XI Punjab)...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 02.09.20

Cricketer collects wood to keep family afloat

The Covid pandemic may have kept Rashmi Gudia off cricket, but the 22-year-old is using her time to help her elderly father by collecting wood from a forest in Odisha, which the family uses for the pu...
By in

Sports  /  Published 17.08.20

Tribute to MS Dhoni

With Mahendra Singh Dhoni announcing his international retirement, a Dhoni-sceptic-turned-devotee reflects on the providential career of Indian cricket’s most decorated leader. The hallmark of g...
By Priyam Marik in

Sports  /  Published 17.08.20

Some Captain Cool moments

Dhoni’s impeccable speed makes him see things that even the umpire misses at times! Here are three instances where Dhoni’s Decision Review System appeals proved to be a shocker. Vs Pakist...
By Ravjit Singh in

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.08.20

Jamshedpur southpaw gears up for IPL

Virat Singh is geared up to let his bat do the talking in the 13th edition of Indian Premier league (IPL) starting in Dubai next month. The 23-year-old left-hander will be making his IPL debut f...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur


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