‘You inspire young Indians with your achievement’ IMAGE:India's Dipa Karmakar reacts after a successful vault. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters. Accolades poured in for Dipa Karmakar, who became the first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for the Olympics, with iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal leading the sports fraternity in praising her for the historic feat. Dipa Karmakar creates history, first Indian gymnast to qualify for Olympics ... Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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On a sultry afternoon at Mumbai’s famous Oval ground, cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar bowled what was probably his slowest delivery. IMAGE: Howzzat! Sachin Tendulkar and Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton enjoy while they play cricket at Mumbai's Oval Maidan. Photograph: Chris Jackson/Getty Images At the other end was Prince William, who began his visit to India on Sunday accompanied by his wife Kate. And the royal couple lost no time in charming their hosts with their warmth and ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago How Sachin Tendulkar helped a tribal village school in Bengal Rediff.com, 1 week ago Tendulkar kicks-off plans for a residential football academy in Kerala Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago PIX: Tendulkar gives cricket lessons on 43rd birthday even as wishes pour in Rediff.com, 2 months ago
IMAGE: RCB’s Virat Kohli celebrates after completing his half-century. Photograph: BCCI. The sheer self-belief in his ability separates Virat Kohli from the rest and he is very much capable of breaking Sachin Tendulkar's records with the way he has been batting, feels his childhood coach Rajkumar Sharma. Sharma doesn't see a weakness in Kohli's batting, which has reached the next level with sensational performances in the World T20 and subsequent IPL. "He is in sublime form at the ...Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago 'Kohli has the skills but does he have the stamina to surpass Tendulkar' Rediff.com, 1 month ago Even to go out for a meal is like a mission: Kohli Rediff.com, 1 month ago Kohli-Tendulkar comparison unfair, says Yuvraj Rediff.com, 1 month ago
IMAGE: India's limited-overs’ captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Roger Binny and Sandeep Patil in a discussion. Photograph: BCCI. The high-profile Cricket Advisory Committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India appears to have overlooked Selection Committee chairman Sandeep Patil’s candidature for the team's chief coach’s job. Patil told PTI on Tuesday that he hasn’t received any invitation from the Board or the Committee to make a presentation, but wished luck to ...Rediff.com, 6 days ago
IMAGE: England captain Alastair Cook. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images England captain Alastair Cook bettered legendary batsman Sachin’s Tendulkar's record to become the youngest batsman in the history of the game to score 10,000 Test runs. - Scorecard Opening England's second innings with Alex Hales, after Sri Lanka, following on, were dismissed for 475 on Day 4 of the second Test, Cook got the five runs he needed to reach the milestone in the third over with a leg-side clip for ...Rediff.com, 4 weeks ago Cook set to break Tendulkar's record in 1st Test vs Sri Lanka Rediff.com, 1 month ago
‘Six thousand runs is a long way away. It was set by an incredibly talented genius. I'm no genius and Tendulkar is, so that is a long way ahead’ IMAGE: Alastair Cook became the 12th player in history to score 10,000 Test runs. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images. He might have beaten Sachin Tendulkar's record of being the youngest to 10,000 runs but England captain Alastair Cook says he is well aware that he is nothing like the ‘incredibly talented genius’ ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
‘I'm going to Rio thinking of the gold and nothing else’ ‘No disrespect to anyone but I consider myself the best in my weight category’ IMAGE: Indian grappler Vinesh Phogat. Photograph: Twitter. Vinesh Phogat was unable to hold back the tears in Istanbul last month when she emerged from a turbulent fortnight with a gold medal around her neck and a ticket to the Rio Olympics in her possession. One of India's few gold medal hopes for Brazil, the 21-year-old freestyle ...Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
IPL9 2016: Though, Royal Challengers Bangalore’s skipper Virat Kohli missed to lift the IPL trophy 2016, he stole the fans’ hearts by scoring an unprecedented 973 runs including 4 tons. Maintaining a strike rate of 152.03, average ...Jagran Post, 4 weeks ago
'I used to watch these players play on TV and then I used to go and copy shots. So my friends insisted that why don't you join an academy and try to learn it because we feel that you have (potential); I told my father and then he agreed.' '…I called my coach in the morning, I told him this had happened and he was in shock as well. So he asked me what I wanted to do. I said I want to go play, because, for me, not completing in a cricket game was a sin.' 'It's absolutely normal. If you see ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
India’s Test cricket captain Virat Kohli has been recommended for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award, the nation's biggest sporting honour, by the Board of Control for Cricket in India. His deputy, Ajinkya Rahane, is also in line for another honour, having been nominated for the Arjuna award. "We have received the recommendations from the BCCI. Their names will be sent to the awards selection committee," a sports ministry official said. If Kohli is awarded the prestigious honour, he will ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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