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Blind Cricket World Cup

From PM Narendra Modi to Sachin Tendulkar and Amitabh Bachchan, celebs hail Indian blind cricket team's World Cup win

India beat Pakistan in the final of the 5th Blind Cricket World Cup in Sharjah on Saturday to win the title for the second time; and the achievement filled Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, Sachin Tendulkar and Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan and Anupam Kher with immense pride.

Jan 21, 2018, 15:47 PM IST

Politicos congratulate Team India on winning Blind Cricket World Cup

India and Pakistan are now the only teams to have won the Blind Cricket World Cup twice.

Jan 20, 2018, 20:42 PM IST

India edge Pakistan to win Blind Cricket World Cup

India won their second straight Blind Cricket World Cup after beating arch-rivals Pakistan by two wickets in the final on Saturday.

Jan 20, 2018, 18:48 PM IST

India crush Nepal, enter semis of Blind Cricket World Cup

India will take on Bangladesh in the semifinals on January 17.

Jan 14, 2018, 19:04 PM IST

India hammer Bangladesh by 10 wickets in Blind Cricket World Cup

Openers Ajay Kumar Reddy and Sunil Ramesh struck unbeaten centuries as India hammered Bangladesh by 10 wickets at the 5th ODI Blind Cricket World Cup here on Saturday.

Jan 13, 2018, 20:28 PM IST

Blind Cricket World Cup: India thump Sri Lanka by 6 wickets

 Deepak Malik`s unbeaten 179 helped India to get their first win as they beat Sri Lanka by six wickets on Wednesday.

Jan 10, 2018, 20:31 PM IST

Narendra Modi meets India's Blind Cricket World Cup winners

 Each member of the Indian team which won the just-concluded Blind Cricket World Cup for the first time was handed a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh by Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal here on Wednesday.

Dec 10, 2014, 21:01 PM IST

Blind cricket: Sarbananda Sonowal congratulates team; plans felicitation

 Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday congratulated the Indian visually impaired cricket team for winning the World Cup for Blind at Cape Town after beating defending champions Pakistan in a thrilling final.

Dec 08, 2014, 19:19 PM IST

Sachin Tendulkar congratulates Indian team for winning Blind Cricket World Cup

Former batting legend Sachin Tendulkar congratulated the visually impaired Indian team for winning the Blind Cricket World Cup.

Dec 08, 2014, 16:13 PM IST

India beat arch-rivals Pakistan to win Blind Cricket World Cup

India beat two-time winner and defending champions Pakistan in the summit clash to win the Blind Cricket World Cup (BCWC) on Sunday at Wally Wilson Cricket Ground in Cape Town .

Dec 07, 2014, 21:55 PM IST