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Is dividing India’s cricket captaincy a good idea?

Is dividing India’s cricket captaincy as part of a post-World Cup rebuild a good idea? The unique thing about the England team that won the World Cup, questionably according to many, was that there were two captains on the field.

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ICC needs to introspect

May be England deserved the World Cup but to win a game on the basis of boundaries hit is arbitrary On the south bank of the Thames river that intersects London, a Wimbledon final for the ages was going down,

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Disappointment, Yet Hopes for the Future

India’s exit from the 50-over World Cup disappointed millions but things look good for the future International cricket tournaments are sadly few and far between nowadays, much like football, where club competitions have changed the game and at a level

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Teams Gears up for Second Leg of the Tournament

Indians have kept their fans, young, old and the very old happy but this tournament is far from over  You have to feel sorry for Bangladesh; they are not the pushover team they were a decade ago and in Shakib

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Yoga : A recreational Activity

The revival of the discipline is an opportunity to inculcate civilisational values and knowledge systems among children that have everything to do with the philosophy of life For the past few years, yoga has been given a big push by

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Sports Bodies Trying to be Fair With Teams and Fans

The fear of a rash of dead games in the cricket World Cup’s league stage has dissipated with some stunning feats The problem, some might argue, with mega international sporting events is that quite often they take far too long

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Inspirational Aparna ignites hope for millions

My guest today is called shy with a timid demeanour. But underneath all of that, is an aggressive sports girl which we will unearth as we move forward into our conversations with her. She’s internationally recognized as having played and

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Turf in India-Pakistan Match Loses Essence

While India should be grateful that it played Pak despite the weather, its two points in World Cup were never in doubt Freshly minted member of the Lok Sabha and a hero of India’s 2011 World Cup run, Gautam Gambhir

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MSD – The Logo Debate

Symbols that have inherent messages are prohibited at Global sporting events . Is Dhoni a candidate so such sanctions? A huge and frankly unnecessary conflict has erupted over a symbol on the wicket-keeping gloves of Indian cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni

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Cricket : The Most Popular Sport

Even as other sports disciplines gain popularity in India, the supremacy of cricket as a brand is expected to stay unchallenged. It has become a perfect combination of popularity, money, value-making and branding decisions As underdogs of world cricket, Kapil

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