Former Indian cricket captain Rahul Dravid announced his association with GoSports Foundation with an aim to contribute towards the development and mentorship of Indian junior Olympic and Paralympic athletes.
While exchanging his thoughts with some of the country`s finest investigators at a CBI function to deliberate on corruption in sports in the backdrop of match fixing allegations in cricket, former Indian skipper Rahul Dravid on Tuesday expressed his concerns over the falling moral standards in sports.
Rajasthan Royals produced a disciplined all-round performance to notch up a convincing nine-wicket victory over Perth Scorchers and seal their semi-final berth in the Champions League Twenty20 here on Sunday.
Beaten in their past two away outings, Rajasthan Royals would be looking to get back to winning ways when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in their own den in a Pepsi IPL league match at the Sawai Man Singh Stadium here on Saturday.
In a career spanning over 24 years, Sachin Tendulkar has got most of the batting records to his name and as he turned 40 today (Wednesday), former captain Dilip Vengsarkar said that the senior India batsman will have to take a re-birth to break his own records.
Chennai Super Kings are used to it. With 2 runs required off the last ball, they had their captain cool on strike who doesn’t fail under such circumstances. Dhoni hit the ball on the leg-side and before Cooper could collect it from deep-square leg, Dhoni and Bravo completed a couple that sealed the win. Rajasthan should be happy to have taken the match to the last ball of the match.
The Australian media on Saturday slammed the Indian cricket team for its "disgraceful lack of fight" in the 4-0 Test series whitewash by Australia and compared the gait of the visiting batting greats returning to the dressing room to "flag at half-mast".