When the entire nation is applauding the splendid first win of the Indian women cricketers over England in the World Cup Opener, it puts focus on a little less noticeable record-breaker — India opener Deepti Sharma who scripted history by become the first player in a pair (with Punam Raut) to collect a 300-run stand in ODIs. The duo(…)
Smriti Mandhana, the opening batsman for the Indian Women’s Cricket team has done so much for women’s cricket. For one, she became the first Indian woman cricketer to make it to ICC’s Women’s Team of the Year. The women’s team of the year is an award that acknowledge the outstanding performances of women cricketers over(…)
High on their form, Indian women cricketers brought glory as they clinched the very first match of their World Cup campaign against England by 35 runs. There could not be any better opener for the Indian squad, as it would enable them stay put for a long run in the ongoing ICC women’s World Cup, which kickstarted in England(…)
The ICC Women’s World Cup is just round the corner. However, the comparison between men’s and women’s team is always there. At the pre-event dinner on Wednesday, June 21, when Indian Captain Mithali Raj was having a gala time with the team, a mediaperson asked her who her favourite male cricketer was between India and Pakistan.(…)
The ICC women’s World Cup will begin in England on June 24. According to the International Cricket Council, the tournament will be held in the presence of nine male and four women umpires. “The tournament will see four women umpires officiate, the highest number yet for an ICC global event. They are Kathy Cross of New(…)
Cricketer Suresh Raina and his wife Priyanka Chaudhary Raina’s daughter Gracia Raina turned one yesterday. The sweetest surprise on their daughter’s birthday was that they announced the launch of a foundation which would help aid underprivileged mothers across India. Named after their daughter the Gracia Raina Foundation is a great step in bettering the society.(…)
Indian women’s cricket team pacer Jhulan Goswami has a new feather in her cap — on Tuesday, she became the leading wicket-taker in Women’s One-Day Internationals. With this feat, Goswami overtook Australian Cathryn Fitzpatrick who once recorded 180 wickets.
Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir has announced the launch of his foundation to serve the children of the 25 CRPF personnel martyred in the Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh’s south Sukma area on Monday. Gambhir said his organization would bear all education expenses for the kids.
She is just 9 and has bagged a place in Indore division’s under-19 cricket squad. Anadi Tagde is an amateur bowler and ready to give tough competition to other players in the cricket squad. She is a class 4 student from Indore. The budding bowler is a right-arm medium pacer and is all set to(…)
“Life without Sachin will be like a piece of your body being taken. It’s like a death in the family. He has become a habit of our lives. He is like the Zandu balm when India is paining, like fevicol when India is cracking,”- Sushil Hattangadi, a former cricketer on Sachin’s retirement Sachin Tendulkar is a name(…)
She made into the so-called “Gentleman’s game” on her own. Cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur represents India at the national and international level. Hailing from Punjab, she rose to fame with India’s victory over Bangladesh in the Women’s T20 championship. She has also accomplished the feat of becoming the first cricketer to represent India in Australia’s Women(…)