Senior sports scribe Chandrasekhar P Sant no more

Veteran sports scribe and president of the Sports Journalists Association of Mumbai, Chandrasekhar P Sant, passed away around noon at his residence here on Thursday following a massive heart attack.

Elton Chigumbura guides Zimbabwe to remarkable win over Australia
Elton Chigumbura guides Zimbabwe to remarkable win over Australia

Elton Chigumbura hit an unbeaten half-century as Zimbabwe pulled off a shock three wicket win over Australia in a one-day triangular series match on Sunday.

Foreign techies for film on 1983 World Cup: Director

`Lahore` fame filmmaker Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan is now busy scripting a film based on India`s 1983 cricket World Cup triumph and says he will collaborate with foreign technicians for the saga.

Will film on 1983 World Cup feature Kapil, Gavaskar?

Mumbai: A movie on India`s victory in the 1983 Cricket World Cup may be incomplete without at least one of the members who made the win a reality -- but filmmaker Sanjay Puran Singh says it`s too early to comment on whether Kapil Dev or Sunil Gavaskar will be part of it.

Kirti Azad detained, questioned at London’s Heathrow airport

BJP MP and former cricketer who was a member of the 1983 World Cup winning squad, Kirti Azad, was on Saturday allegedly detained at the Heathrow Airport in London for two hours before being allowed to board a Delhi-bound flight.

30 years of 1983 World Cup win: How India turned it around...

Considered unworthy of participating in the World Cup by a noted Wisden journalist, India had done the unexpected and created history.

IPL 2012: Ravi Shastri takes dig at Kirti Azad

Former India captain Ravi Shastri on Wednesday took a dig at his World Cup-winning teammate Kirti Azad whose name has been removed from the BCCI`s list of one-time payment beneficiaries apparently for questioning the lack of accountability and transparency in the IPL.

I have grown up admiring Kapil Dev: Kevin O`Brien

Born almost a year after the Indian cricket team lifted the 1983 World Cup, Ireland allrounder Kevin O`Brien said it was Kapil Dev whom he had always looked up to as a budding cricketer.

1983 triumph changed course of Indian cricket: Tendulkar

The epochal triumph of the Kapil Dev-led Indian team in the 1983 cricket World Cup changed the course of game in the country forever and is perhaps the greatest-ever feat in its history, says senior batsman Sachin Tendulkar.

Sandhu tipped Patil on facing Marshall in `83 WC

It was Balwinder Sandhu`s reassuring words that helped Sandeep Patil become more confident about the prospect of facing dreaded late West Indian quick Malcolm Marshall on the cricket pitch during India`s triumphant World Cup campaign in 1983, according to a soon-to-be-launched book.