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Behind India’s rise as the no. 1 Test team is a collective force of bowlers, both spin and pace

A look back at Virat Kohli’s 50 Tests as captain, and it is the story of how this bowling attack came together as a unit. In fact, their evolution as a unit is the bedrock of this team’s journey from number seven to number one.

China Asked Us to Fire Morey: NBA Commissioner

Adam Silver, the NBA commissioner, also said the financial fallout from Morey’s tweet supporting Hong Kong protesters has been ‘substantial’. “We said there’s no chance that’s happening,” Silver said. “There’s no chance we’ll even discipline him.”

What makes Shabnim Ismail special: The fastest bowler in women’s cricket

Shabnim Ismail, fastest bowler in women’s cricket, loves to live in the fast lane.

FIFA World Cup qualifying match: A defenceless India barely draw against spirited Bangladesh

Adil Khan header saved hosts India blushes in a 1-1 draw against Bangladesh.

ISL: A league over another

The AFC decision to relegate I-League to second division and make ISL India’s top football league has left its own set of questions.

In wake of Cricket World Cup final drama, ICC tweaks super over rule

New Zealand and England had headed into the super over after scores in the World Cup final were tied at 241.

Sourav Ganguly set to be new BCCI President

Sourav Ganguly set to be new BCCI President, Amit Shah's son to become new secy

Five days before kick-off, ISL set to be country's top tier league

In a meeting at the AFC headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, the I-League and ISL clubs agreed on a roadmap presented by the AFC on domestic football structure reforms in India.

India make rapid strides towards series win at Pune

A victory would give India an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-test series and their fourth straight win in as many tests in the World Test Championship.

Ready to vroom: Can an e-sports league help X1 Racing League surmount the odds

The X1 Racing League, a project promoted by Indian racers Armaan Ebrahim and Aditya Patel, is trying to set aside the ghosts of failed motorsports projects in the country.

Pink fever grips Eden Gardens as India embrace Day/Night Tests

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina rang the Eden Gardens Bell ahead of the toss here on Friday but it was the famously enthusiastic Kolkata fans, who gave the match its character. After being reluctant for four years, India finally embraced the Day/Night format for Test cricket, following a strong push from Ganguly and Kolkata proved to be the perfect host.

Why is India playing with a Pink ball? Here's the story

The pink ball is here. India's day and night cricket Test match against Bangladesh will see the Pink ball being bowled for the first time in this part of the world. So, why pink? Here's the story.

Sheikh Hasina, Mamata Banerjee to attend India's first Pink Ball Test match

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will inaugurate India's first Day-Night Test by ringing the Eden Bell just before the start of play as a sellout crowd at the Eden Gardens will witness history unfold in front of their eyes. In the second Test of the two-match series, Virat Kohli's men will start as hot favourites against lacklustre Bangladesh. But with the pink ball, which both nations are new to, that excitement of how it will behave especially during the twilight period will keep everybody on their toes.

Pink-ball Test will mark a new beginning: Sourav Ganguly, BCCI president

As Eden Gardens gears up to host India's first pink-ball Test, former India captain and current BCCI president Sourav Ganguly asserted that this is one of the major opportunities we have to bring crowds back to the stadium. Yes, we also need a definite calendar for Test cricket in India and we are working on it. But day-night cricket is a must.

India vs Bangladesh Kolkata test: Pink is the new red

India, Bangladesh to make their day-night Test debut today at Eden Gardens. It took India a new BCCI regime under maverick former captain Sourav Ganguly to take the pink ball plunge, a good seven years after the International Cricket Council approved the format to revive interest in Tests. Ganguly convinced the Bangladesh Cricket Board to agree to a Day/Night Test.

Does team India oppose the Pink Ball?

India will play their 1st-ever day-night test match against Bangladesh in Kolkata from November 22. It will be the 1st instance of the SG Pink ball being used in an international match. The Indian players feel that they will lose out on home advantage if they play with the pink ball in winters. Does team India oppose the Pink Ball? Watch to know more.

India and Pakistan's Davis Cup clash to be held in Kazakstan

The Asia/Oceania Group I match had initially been planned for September, but was pushed back to November 29-30 after safety fears were raised by India amid tensions between the neighbouring nations over Kashmir.

Pochettino pays heavy price for raising the bar at Tottenham

Mauricio Pochettino, who arrived at Spurs after serving Southampton for a season and helping them secure their highest points tally in the premier league era. At Spurs, the Argentine manager was able to work wonders even with a tight budget. The likes of Real Madrid and Manchester United are said to be in the hunt for Pochettino.

Points not revenge on mind against Oman: Chhetri

"We won't think about revenge or anything closer to that, absolutely not. At the end of the day, the points matter. It's not a derby as they are not our neighbours," Chhetri said during a training session.

SG manufacturing plant all set to deliver pink balls to BCCI

India will play their 1st-ever day-night test match against Bangladesh in Kolkata from November 22. It will be the 1st instance of the SG Pink ball being used in an international match. The SG manufacturing plant in Meerut is all set to deliver the pink balls to the BCCI for the first day-night test match. The company has already given 120 pink balls for the practice sessions. SG believes that the pink ball will pass its first international test with flying colours.

Pink ball will bring the crowds back: Dravid

Pink ball will bring the crowds back: Dravid

In conversation at the National University of Singapore, Dravid was all for the pink ball Test. He said Pujara and Rahane practised with the pink ball at the NCA a week ago to figure out how it behaves at twilight.

Get set to be thrilled for the next F1 season

Get set to be thrilled for the next F1 season

If Sunday’s race in Sao Paulo was any indication, then 2020 should be a cracker. That’s not to say all of next season’s record 22 races will be packed with the thrills, spills and moments of high drama the Brazilian race treated fans to.

Do or die: India needs a win over Oman

Do or die: India needs a win over Oman

If India lose, they will trail Oman by nine points and they have only three matches — that offer a maximum of nine points — left to play in the second round of the qualifiers.

Korean teen wins Panasonic Open

Korean teen wins Panasonic Open

17-year old Korean sensation Joohyung Kim won the Panasonic Open held in Nuh, Haryana where he defeated Indian golfer Shiv Kapur. Kim fired a seven-under-65 to bag the top honours with a total of 13-under-203. Kapur and Chikkarangappa (67) ended with a total of 12-under 204 at the Classic Golf and Country Club here.

Test performance bolsters Mayank’s ODI chances

Test performance bolsters Mayank’s ODI chances

Some believe Mayank Agarwal could be an option in the December ODI series against West Indies if Rohit Sharma takes a break. Another factor that could go in Agarwal's favour is Shikhar Dhawan's bad patch and the need to have another back-up. Many feel that Agarwal could be seen as a long-term option keeping in mind the 2023 ODI World Cup in India.

Everything’s not OK? That’s Fine

Everything’s not OK? That’s Fine

The dark side of Indian men’s cricket is susceptible to mental health issues and a host of reasons still prevents any talk about them. But with a vast number of boys playing cricket under intense competition, it is imperative a system is put in place to encourage open discussion on such issues.

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