In a sensational claim, noted Malayalam singer Madhu Balakrishnan on Friday said his brother-in-law and cricketer S Sreesanth survived a murder attempt in Tihar jail where he was lodged in connection with the IPL spot fixing scam in 2013.
It has been a near-flawless performance by the Indian cricket team in the ongoing ICC World Cup but there is one grey area that skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and the team management would quickly like to address before the side gets ready for the all-important knock-out stage of the competition.
Innovation is the name of the game if one wants to beat drudgery of mundane training sessions as Team India showed on Wednesday during their 75-minute fielding session with drills that had the cricketers interested and enjoying every bit of it.
Indian cricket team's sudden breaks from training session may have raised a few eyebrows but Mahendra Singh Dhoni's theory got firm backing from Sachin Tendulkar, who feels that an ideal balance needs to be struck between "staying fresh and not over burdening with additional practice."
India's premier batsman Virat Kohli on Saturday declared that after experimenting with his batting position, the team management has reached a conclusion that number three is the best slot for him in the World Cup.
People of Jammu region bordering Pakistan and BSF personnel posted along the frontier erupted in joy as Indian cricket team scored a 76-run win over the neighbouring country's squad in World Cup on Sunday.
In an exclusive interview to Zee Media, former President of Pakistan, Pervez Musharraf wished the Indian cricket team luck ahead of its much-anticipated clash against the arch-rivals at Adelaide Oval on Sunday.
Set to begin their cricket World Cup campaign with a high-voltage clash against arch-rivals Pakistan here tomorrow, Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni today said that his players were well equipped to tackle pressure situations as they have "calm nerves" and the experience of playing in big matches.
It's a fact, Indian team had one of the worst possible preparations in the run up to 2015 ICC World Cup. In the backdrop of such seemingly incredulous scenario, it's all but disconcerting to root for India to defend the title. But, not all hope is gone.
Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday expressed confidence that the Indian team will give their best and do something special for the countrymen to smile in the cricket World Cup beginning on Saturday.