The 19 year-old was playing the Ranji Trophy quarter-final in Kanpur and according to a report published in 'Mid Day' newspaper, Shastri got the news of his maiden national call-up from the gate-keeper of the guest house where the Mumbai team was put up. … [Read more...] about India vs New Zealand: Ravi Shastri gets nostalgic on return to Basin Reserve ground
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Messi, 33, revealed last Friday in an interview with Goal.com that he was staying at Barca for the coming season as he did not wish to face a court case with the club where he has spent his entire career over a disputed release clause in his contract. … [Read more...] about Lionel Messi back training with Barcelona after ending departure saga
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed that the Women's T20 World Cup will be the first tournament to feature front-foot technology, where the on-field umpires will not call front-foot n0-balls unless advised by the third umpire who will monitor the landing foot after each delivery. However, the on-field umpire will still be responsible for calling other types of no ball. … [Read more...] about ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020: Full schedule, match timings, squads and all you need to know
Chalk and cheese they might be when it comes to their on-field personas but that has not come in the way of Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson forming a mutual admiration club. The fierce Kohli and the mostly calm Williamson admire and respect each other as cricketers and more importantly as human beings. … [Read more...] about India and New Zealand: Me and Virat have similar views on the game, says Williamson
The government said it will set up iGOT Karmayogi platform, which will be completely Indian and give access to learning content from across the world. This, the government said, is aimed at having access to content across the world, while staying firmly grounded in our own roots. … [Read more...] about What is Mission Karmayogi, government’s new programme for an ‘ideal’ civil servant?