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Ricky Ponting: End of an era

Ricky Ponting: End of an era

Ricky Ponting’s retirement marks the end of an era. Yes, his decision to quit international cricket was momentous. Cricket fans across the world were taken aback by the retirement announcement. There’s a reason why the announcement received strong emotions. Ponting is for sure one of the finest batsmen and the greatest ever captain. For Australian fans he is second after Don Bradman. His test record is second only to master blaster Sachin Tendulkar.…

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Yuvraj Singh to host TV show

Yuvraj Singh to host TV show

Yuvraj Singh has proved his mettle on cricket grounds and has emerged as winner with his fight against death. The young lad who cheated death during his cancer treatment is an inspiration for many today. His inspirational story on TV has won him accolades and salutes from every corner of the world. Yuvraj Singh stands as a symbol of courage, faith in oneself and a brave heart strong enough to motivate others.…

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Right time to talk about Sachin’s retirement?

Right time to talk about Sachin’s retirement?

So I overheard this in the metro around 2 days back. After India’s humiliating loss to Team England, the critics, the fans and anyone who knew the slightest clue about cricket initiated their never-ending blame-game.

Their main target was of course the biggest cricketer our generation will ever witness, Sachin Tendulkar.

Many critics are of the opinion that Sachin Tendulkar, who started playing international cricket at the age of 16, must retire gracefully.…

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Sachin Tendulkar & his retirement tales!

Sachin Tendulkar & his retirement tales!

It’s certainly a surprise for cricket lovers and Sachin Tendulkar fans in particular for Master Blaster these days is coming in spotlight for all other reasons except his innings on the field. While some days back, Tendulkar was in news for being honored with ‘Order of Australia award’ that led to an uproar on social networking sites. And now, fresh set of questions are being raised about his retirement plans. Ah, not again!…

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David Beckham’s magic

David Beckham’s magic

India is not a country that has at any point of time been obsessed with soccer. Cricket has always been our country’s sport. But whether we follow soccer or not, every educated person in this country knows who David Beckham is. That is how far his reach is! And he is not only known for soccer but also for his looks, charisma, family and wealth. Women want to be with him and men want to be like him.…

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Pujara, the true successor of Rahul dravid?

Pujara, the true successor of Rahul dravid?

Die hard cricket fans and people who religiously follow cricket feels that Cheteshwar Pujara is “the new Rahul Dravid. He truly justified that he is the right man to fill the No. 3 position vacated by Rahul Dravid. I am not an ardent fan of cricket and its players so I can’t be that sure about him or any other player. Yes, he played a good knock no doubt. Great work Mr.…

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Virender Sehwag is back with a bang!

Virender Sehwag is back with a bang!

If you are a cricket fan then you will agree that it’s been ages when we saw Virender Sehwag smashing the opposition, days when he would get his triple 100 with ease, when the opposite team players would cry for submission.But this match, 117 against England at Ahmedabad, some people would like to call it an assault but if you go by Sehwag’s standards, it was mild.

After very long, we all could sense a fire in him or may be a desire… And that is whatt, signalled the return of the Indian opener that India loves and the world fears!Since 2012, Virender Sehwag scored his first Test hundred that too by playing in his usual style, he showed n proved that he was/is intensely aware of his struggles and challenges.…

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