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Cricket fraternity wishes Virender Sehwag on his 41st birthday

As Virender Sehwag turned 41 on Sunday, the cricket fraternity came in unison to extend their warm wishes to the former Indian opener on his birthday.

Oct 20, 2019, 16:26 PM IST

Mayank Agarwal becomes 2nd Indian opener to score Test double hundred against South Africa

Indian opener Mayank Agarwal on Thursday added a feather in his cap by becoming the second player from the country after former cricketer Virender Sehwag to score a Test double century against South Africa. 

Oct 03, 2019, 16:29 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2: Ravi Shastri, Virender Sehwag among others hail Indian scientists' efforts

The soft landing of Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander on the lunar surface was scheduled between 1:30 a.m to 2:30 a.m on Saturday, however, it lost contact with ISRO's Mission Control Centre when it was just 2.1 kilometres away from scripting history.

Sep 07, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

Sports fraternity pays homage to former union minister Arun Jaitley

The sports fraternity came in unison to condole the demise of former finance minister Arun Jaitley, who passed away on Saturday at the age of 66 following a long battle with illness. 

Aug 24, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Virender Sehwag backs Anil Kumble to become selector in future

Kumble was the coach of the Indian team between 2016 and 2017 before stepping down from the role just a day after India lost to Pakistan in the final of the Champions Trophy after an alleged rift with captain Virat Kohli.

Aug 21, 2019, 15:29 PM IST

Virender Sehwag trolls himself, pays ‘tribute' to Aryabhatta

During India's tour of England in 2011, the visitors were whitewashed 0-4 in the Test series and in the third Test match in Birmingham, Sehwag, who did not play the first two matches, was dismissed for a duck in both the innings.

Aug 12, 2019, 17:02 PM IST

Birthday wishes pour in for Yuzvendra Chahal as he turns 29

Chahal has also been named in the team squad for the upcoming three-match ODI series against West Indies.

Jul 23, 2019, 16:02 PM IST

Harbhajan Singh trolls Pakistan, others after Chandrayaan-2 launch

Former India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh trolled some countries with moon on their national flags, including Pakistan, after India`s second lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 was blasted off successfully from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in Sriharikota on Monday.

Jul 23, 2019, 13:27 PM IST

Indian cricketers congratulate ISRO on the launch of Chandrayaan-2

India Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched its second moon mission Chandrayaan-2 at 2:43 pm from Satish Dhawan space centre in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Jul 22, 2019, 17:49 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag condole Congress leader Sheila Dikshit's demise

East Delhi MP and former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Saturday condoled the death of former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, who passed away here following a cardiac arrest.

Jul 20, 2019, 18:36 PM IST

Virender Sehwag's wife Aarti accuses business partners of forging sign for Rs 4.5 crore loan

In her complaint, she alleged that eight partners forged her signatures and took a loan of Rs 4.5 crore.


Jul 13, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

Virender Sehwag sends birthday wishes to Sourav Ganguly, 'captain with 56-inch chest'

Virender Sehwag has time and again praised Sourav Ganguly's cricketing as well as leadership skills.

Jul 08, 2019, 13:11 PM IST

World Cup 2019 diary: Virat Kohli product placement at St John's Wood and a trip to iconic Lillywhite's

As you enter St John’s Wood tube station, which is the stop to get to Lord’s, images of Virat Kohli greet you at the card reader turnstiles.

Jun 28, 2019, 21:08 PM IST

Virender Sehwag says World Cup has come alive after Sri Lanka beat England

While many called Sri Lanka's win over England at Headingley on Friday as one of the biggest upsets of the 2019 World Cup, former India opener Virender Sehwag feels that it has made the showpiece event more lively and interesting. Sri Lanka beat England by 20 runs in a thrilling contest.

Jun 22, 2019, 16:25 PM IST

Yuvraj Singh deserved a better farewell: Rohit Sharma

Yuvraj played 40 Tests, 304 ODIs and 58 T20Is for India. He put together 1900 runs in the longest format, and 8701 in the one-dayers, the format in which he enjoyed most success.

Jun 11, 2019, 00:13 AM IST

Yuvraj Singh likely to get BCCI's approval for participation in overseas T20 leagues

Yuvraj on Monday called time on his glorious international career and expressed a desire to play overseas leagues for "fun". 

Jun 10, 2019, 17:41 PM IST

MS Dhoni was let off easily, should have been banned for 2-3 games: Virender Sehwag

Dhoni was docked only 50 per cent of his match fees for entering the field of play to confront Gandhe for backtracking on a waist-high no-ball.

Apr 13, 2019, 21:53 PM IST

Virender Sehwag praises Anil Kumble, Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar for revenue share fight

Referring to the trio's fight for share in BCCI revenue for players back in 2001-02, Sehwag said it went a long way in guaranteeing financial security that is enjoyed by the current crop of players.

Apr 10, 2019, 16:14 PM IST

Sports fraternity condoles demise of Goa CM Manohar Parrikar

Parrikar was battling a serious ailment and he breathed his last at around 8.15 pm at his private residence in Dona Paula near Panaji, Goa. 

Mar 18, 2019, 00:24 AM IST

India strikes JeM terror camps: Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir salute IAF

The IAF's air strikes come just days after the convoy of 78 buses, in which around 2500 CRPF personnel were travelling from Jammu to Srinagar, was attacked by the Pakistan-based JeM, killing at least 40 CRPF soldiers. 

Feb 26, 2019, 13:56 PM IST