Tag: Skipper

IPL 2018: Indian captains for all teams in season 11!

Bhubaneswar: After a fresh auction earlier this year, the 11th edition of the cash-rich Indian Premier League is new in many ways. Many franchisees have roped in new players and after two years of suspension Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings are back replacing Gujarat Lions and Rising Pune Supergiants. Now, the eleventh edition of […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Mithali Raj's manager hits out at 'manipulative' Harmanpreet

New Delhi: India’s decision to bench an in-form Mithali Raj in the crucial ICC World T20 semi-final against England, which the Women in Blue lost by 8 wickets, refused to take backseat, with Mithali’s manager lashing out at skipper Harmanpreet Kaur. The former captain’s manager Annisha Gupta called Harmanpreet a “manipulative, lying, immature, undeserving captain” […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Playing for Spain was never something I considered: Messi

Buenos Aires: Argentina skipper Lionel Messi said not for a minute did he ever think of playing for the Spanish national football team, despite having been tempted at times, and added that to be champion of the 2018 Russia World Cup playing for his native country would be a unique experience. “The other day I […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
IPL 2018: Rohit steers Mumbai past CSK by 8 wickets

Pune: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma smacked 56 not out as the under-pressure defending champions registered a morale-boosting eight-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings (CSK) who saw their three-match winning streak end in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Saturday. In pursuit of Chennai’s 169/5 — powered by Suresh Raina’s plundering 47-ball unbeaten 75 […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Kohli tops ICC ODI batting chart, Dhawan in top-10

Dubai: India skipper Virat Kohli on Tuesday reclaimed the top batting spot in the ICC One-day International (ODI) rankings surpassing his South African counterpart AB de Villiers and Australian David Warner. Kohli, who had entered the ongoing ICC Champions Trophy 22 points behind de Villiers and 19 points behind Warner, has leapfrogged the duo into […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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This is my biggest achievement: Virat Kohli

Sydney: India captain Virat Kohli termed his team’s historic 2-1 series win on Australia soil as his “biggest achievement” which will give the current team a “different identity”. Eight summers back at the Wankhede, Kohli was the youngest member of a star-studded team led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni which lifted the World Cup but this […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
No regrets on Mithali Raj's omission from the semi-finals: Harmanpreet

North Sound (Antigua): The decision to drop a player of Mithali Raj’s calibre backfired during India’s humiliating semi-final loss to England in the World T20 but skipper Harmanpreet Kaur said that she has “no regrets” as it was decision taken keeping team’s interests in mind. Indian batting collapsed as they managed only 112 with eight […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021