Sports  /  Published 17.08.20

Dhoni: a player of power, ingenuity

When Mahendra Singh Dhoni smote Nuwan Kulasekara for a six over long-on to take India to victory in the 2011 World Cup final, it was about more than just bringing the trophy home after 28 years. With...
By Devdan Mitra in

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.08.20

Dhanbad teammates relive MSD days

Cricketers of Dhanbad who knew, or had played with, M.S. Dhoni admitted they were taken aback by Mahi’s retirement announcement on Saturday, but all were unanimous in their view that it was perh...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Cricket  /  Published 16.08.20

Dhoni: goes out with a song

Tests (2005-2014): 90 matches, 144 innings, 4876 runs, 38.09 Avg, 6 centuries, 33 fifties, 224 HS, 256 catches, 38 stumpings ODIs (2004-2019): 350 matches, 297 innings, 10773 runs, 50.57 Avg, 87.56 S...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 15.08.20

Thank you, Dhoni: Amit Shah

Union home minister Amit Shah on Saturday thanked former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni for his unparalleled contributions to Indian cricket and hoped that he will continue to contribute in strengthenin...
By PTI in New Delhi

Cricket  /  Published 15.08.20

Shock and awe follows news of retirement

By PTI in New Delhi


Cricket  /  Published 15.08.20

Career of brilliance as skipper

As Mahendra Singh Dhoni bids adieu to international cricket, here is a look at the career highlights of India's most successful captain, who led the country to two World Cup trophies. December 20...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 15.08.20

Raina retires from international cricket

Suresh Raina, one of India's prolific white ball players in the last decade and a half, announced his retirement from international cricket, following the footsteps of his favourite captain and me...
By PTI in

Cricket  /  Published 15.08.20

Mahi: beyond a boundary

What do they know of Dhoni who only Dhoni knows. There seems nothing wrong in customising the most epic CLR James line from his seminal work 'Beyond a Boundary'. It fits Mahendra Singh Dhoni ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.08.20

Hometown: no one knows his mind

Chanchal Bhattacharjee, one of Dhoni’s childhood coaches and a veteran sports journalist said the news of his retirement was a bolt from the blue. “Not that we hadn’t anticipated his...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 11.08.20

Bhushan: SC to hear contempt case

The bench headed by Justice Mishra will hear a plea filed by Arun Shourie, Bhushan and N. Ram on the constitutional validity of a legal provision dealing with criminal contempt. It was earlier listed ...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


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