By Dattaraj Thaly | Friday, April 17, 2015 - 20:23
Despite being awarded Chelsea's player of the year twice in a row, Jose Mourinho deemed Juan Mata surplus to requirements for his ambitious second stint at Stamford Bridge.
The midfielder's £37.1 million move to Manchester United was considered as perfect tonic to reinvigorate the stuttering Red Devils under David Moyes.
By Rajdeep Saha | Friday, April 10, 2015 - 17:20
Not many times has the English Premier League witnessed a flurry of extraordinary goals in one Gameweek. Last weekend, we witnessed some wonderful goals scored in the Premier League's Gameweek 31 that was capped off with a spectacular free-kick from Crystal Palace's Jason Puncheon on Monday to beat Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart, even earning some praise from Manuel Pellegrini.
By Rajdeep Saha | Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:52
With eight matches to go for the 2014-15 Premier League season to end, the race for the top four has heated up perfectly to promise an upcoming spell of enthralling football. Where Jose Mourinho's Chelsea are threatening to seal the title by first week of May, the other clubs following suit in race for European Champions League finish have upped the tempo.
By Jayanta Oinam | Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 22:37
Steven Gerrard. The name is synonymous with a certain section of Reds, which have dominated English football for a long time. But on Sunday, March 22, his image received an incorrigible hit. After all, not everyone is very forgiving.
By Jayanta Oinam | Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 09:05
Domination of bat over ball has never been played out in such brutal fashion as in the 2015 Cricket World Cup. Talks of cricket becoming purely a batsman's game have been going on for decades, but the recent run feasts have proved that it was invented to appease those who wield the bat, and those who want to send kids in ball-fetching errands.
By Jayanta Oinam | Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 21:31
For the first time in World Cup history, four teams from Asia have qualified for the quarter-finals. On Sunday, Pakistan defeated Ireland by seven wickets to join Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka in the knockout round.
By Chaitan Papnai | Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 15:43
Though cricket is a team sport, ahead of the knockout stages of the ICC's marquee event, starting from March 18, we are picking up one player from each (quarter-finalist) team, who can play a crucial role from here on to make his side the world champions.
By Suyash Srivastava | Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 21:32
The ICC World Cup 2015 has already witnessed batting records being broken and world-class bowling spells. As the showpiece event proceeds towards its business end, we preview the four quarter-finals to be played from March 18 to March 21.
1st quarter-final: South Africa vs Sri Lanka
By Chaitan Papnai | Monday, March 16, 2015 - 10:43
He doesn’t have the aura of legendary Imran Khan. He doesn’t have the spark of Javed Miandad. He is not even a dynamic all-rounder like Wasim Akram. He is not as gifted as Inzamam-ul-Haq or as talented as Waqar Younis. But at the moment, 40-year-old Misbah-ul-Haq is still the best man to lead the Pakistan side.
By Rajdeep Saha | Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 08:54
England manager Roy Hodgson has a good selection headache ahead of him when he decides to call the players for international duty at the end of next month. England play Lithuania on 27th March at the Euro 2016 qualifiers at Wembley, and one player that is making a strong case for featuring in the squad is Harry Kane.
The boy (Ankit Keshri) is not there with us and it is very disturbing. You can't replace what the family has lost. But I can assure you one thing that we (KKR) would go out there and do whatever we can for the family.