What happens when a former India cricket captain is approached to do commentary in a kabaddi tournament? Well, if the player happens to be Anjum Chopra, she just walks over to the nearest ground and tries her hand at the sport after accepting the offer.
Tennis star Leander Paes and badminton player-turned-coach Pullela Gopichand were on Saturday selected for the prestigious Padma Bhushan awards while cricketer Yuvraj Singh was among the seven sportspersons chosen for this year`s Padma Shri award.
Former India women`s cricket captain Anjum Chopra has been recruited in the management team for the South African women`s side as technical advisor ahead of the upcoming ICC Women`s World Cup in India, CSA has announced.
A fine knock by Jess Cameron (67) and Meg Lanning (34) helped Australia score a 29-run win over India in the first Twenty20 women`s cricket match at the Andhra Cricket Association Visakhapatnam District Cricket Association (ACA-VDCA) stadium at Pothinamallayyapalem on Sunday.
Australian women completed a 3-0 clean sweep of their One-day International series against their Indian counterparts when they won the third and final match by five wickets on Friday. The Australian team won with 86 balls to spare at the Wankhede Stadium.
The record 100th international century may have eluded Sachin Tendulkar once again but former India cricketers believe that it`s just a matter of time before the champion batsman reaches the milestone.