Rahul Sadhu

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believes that sports does not build character. It reveals it

ICC Women’s World Cup 2017: Will Mithali Raj be the face of revolution for India?
Thu, Jun 22, 2017

In her last 15 innings, Mithali Raj​ has scored 833 runs at an average of 104.12. In the recent warm-up match, Raj once again hit a fluent 85. Going by the signs, things are definitely looking up for the captain and her side.

India vs Pakistan Champions Trophy final: On flat track, Pakistan bully India bowlers
Sun, Jun 18, 2017

Towards the end of the innings, the Indian bowlers might have hoped for some reverse swing to keep the batsmen in check but that too was nullified because the wicket at the Oval is a new one and the outfield too is lush green.

Three points against Kyrgyzstan were paramount in our quest to qualify for Asian Cup: Sunil Chhetri
Fri, Jun 16, 2017

Sunil Chhetri reiterated the fact that India's dream to qualify for the Asian Cup is alive and kicking and from hereon the team simply cannot afford to show any sings of complacency.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: ‘Butterfingers’ prove costly for Sri Lanka against Pakistan
Tue, Jun 13, 2017

In a span of a couple of overs, the entire complexion of the match changed as the Sri Lankan fielders dropped as many as two catches off the bowling of Lasith Malinga. The culprits were Thisara Perera and Seekkuge Prasanna.

India’s road to ICC Champions Trophy 2017 semis: A smooth drive with a minor turbulence
Mon, Jun 12, 2017

India's thumping win over Pakistan set the ball rolling for the men in blue and from thereon they were expected to get into the semi-finals riding high on confidence. However, Sri Lanka recorded an extraordinary win to bring the blues back to reality.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Has this edition become a bit boring and tedious to watch?
Wed, Jun 07, 2017

As grey clouds continue to loom over the future of the Champions Trophy - already two warm-up matches and one between Australia and Bangladesh (which saw only one side bat the full quota of 50 overs) have been marred by rain. This has left spectators at the stadium and those at home visibly irked.

Indian pace bowlers can knock off any team in Champions Trophy: Ishant Sharma
Fri, Jun 02, 2017

The Indian pace attack will be led by Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, young Jasprit Bumrah and Umesh Yadav.

Champions Trophy 2017: Australia’s pace-quartet look set to rattle New Zealand
Thu, Jun 01, 2017

In total, the four of them have picked a total of 240 wickets among them and noticeably have an economy rate below six runs per over, signifying how hard it is to get them away for runs.

Australia vs New Zealand, ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Preview: Australia hold the upper hand in Trans-Tasman rivalry
Thu, Jun 01, 2017

While Australia looks supremely confident, New Zealand had a mixed outing in the warm-up matches. They suffered a hammering at the hands of India but against Sri Lanka Martin Guptill smashed a brilliant hundred to take the Kiwis to a much-needed win.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Rain gods may play spoilsport in England
Tue, May 30, 2017

In Cardiff, where important matches such as -England vs New Zealand and the first semi-final, will be held chances of rain continue to remain above 70 percent throughout the next two weeks.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: MS Dhoni is ‘Mr Indispensable’ in India’s middle order
Wed, May 31, 2017

It is in the middle order that MS Dhoni has carved out his own niche. So far, in 104 innings he has hit 4701 runs at an average of 58.76 and also brought up 7 centuries.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: India’s pace quartet give Virat Kohli a happy headache before kick-off
Mon, May 29, 2017

With all four seamers in the rhythm, Virat Kohli will have to make some tough calls in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Bangladesh SWAT – The underdogs
Sat, May 27, 2017

Making a return to this tournament after eleven years, Bangladesh will need to prove their mettle in condition away from home.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: New Zealand SWAT – The dark horses
Sat, May 27, 2017

Martin Guptill, Tom Latham, skipper Kane Williamson make New Zealand's batting look strong.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Australia SWAT – The favourites
Sat, May 27, 2017

Australia possess one of the strongest batting line-ups in the world and have the capability to plunder any bowling attack.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: England SWAT – Can the hosts break the jinx
Sat, May 27, 2017

England have an experienced side and can be a threat to Australia and New Zealand as the tournament gets underway.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: South Africa SWAT – All bases covered
Thu, May 25, 2017

South Africa are one of the most balanced sides coming into the Champions Trophy and can win it as well.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan SWAT – Can they spring a surprise?
Thu, May 25, 2017

Pakistan will once again don the hat of being the unpredictable and will be the ones to watch out for.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Sri Lanka SWAT – Young brigade on a mission
Sat, May 27, 2017

Sri Lanka have a mix of youth and experience which can take them deep into the tournament but can also hurt them.

ICC Champions Trophy 2017: India SWAT – Defending champions have all bases covered
Thu, May 25, 2017

India boost with a squad which has the capability to defend their Champions Trophy title this year.

My WWE Championship victory will let the world know of the talent India possesses, says Jinder Mahal
Tue, May 23, 2017

Jinder Mahal believes that India has highly motivated and talented people, given the right opportunity they always rise to the top.

IPL 2017: Umpires in IPL 10 leave a lot to desire
Mon, May 22, 2017

With umpiring standards taking a dip in IPL, the BCCI has also stopped the process of seeking a report on umpires from both the teams at the end of a first-class game.

IPL 2017: Seasoned pros fail to deliver as youngsters rise to the occasion
Mon, May 22, 2017

In IPL 10, the seasoned performers have performed under par while the youngsters have grabbed the opportunity with both hands.

IPL 2017: Parthiv Patel, the unsung hero of Mumbai Indians in IPL 10
Sat, May 20, 2017

Parthiv Patel has been the most consistent batsmen for Mumbai Indians and is the only the batsman to feature in the list of top ten run-getters.

IPL 2017: Unadkat 2.0 leads the rise and rise of Rising Pune Supergiant
Sat, May 20, 2017

With 22 wickets, Jaydev Unadkat is the second in the list of leading wicket-takers this year, only behind Bhuvneshwar Kumar who has 26 wickets.

IPL 2017: The resurgence of Rising Pune Supergiant
Sat, May 20, 2017

After a few stuttering starts Rising Pune Supergiant, got their campaign back on track as Steve Smith led from the front.

IPL 2017: Krunal Pandya brings much needed balance to star-studded Mumbai Indians
Sat, May 20, 2017

In 24 IPL matches, Krunal Pandya has picked up 16 wickets but most importantly at an average of 29.88 and an economy rate of 7.12

IPL 2017: Mumbai Indians tactical acumen propels them to the finals
Sat, May 20, 2017

Some smart tactical changes and quick fix ideas have contributed to Mumbai’s success in each of their wins so far

IPL 2017: Poor Chinnaswamy surface for playoffs has been a big let down
Sat, May 20, 2017

In IPL 2016 the average score at the Chinnaswamy was above 200 runs. But this season the average took a sharp drop to 142.

IPL 2017, KKR vs MI: Rain threat looms over Qualifier 2 in Bangalore
Fri, May 19, 2017

As per weather forecast there are 70 per cent chances of rain between 7 pm and 9 pm in Bangalore but the curator has assured they are already prepared.

It was a bittersweet experience when The Undertaker laid down his gear: The New Day
Fri, May 19, 2017

Kofi Kingston said that hosting Wrestlemania, which was the highest watched in the history of India, was a huge feather in their cap.

For Bhaduri Brothers, football was their flight to freedom, says 1911 Mohun Bagan captain’s kin
Wed, May 17, 2017

Gouri Bhaduri said that getting the first ticket of the FIFA U-17 world Cup - India's first FIFA event - was a huge honour for her.

FIFA U-17 World Cup will help revolutionise football in India: Vijay Goel
Mon, May 15, 2017

Vijay Goel claimed that the addition of celebrities to the tournament is the push that this event needs to be a success on the global platform

DD vs RCB: Bangalore captain Virat Kohli gets the loudest cheers in Delhi
Mon, May 15, 2017

The Delhi crowd reserved special applause every time Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kolhi got involved in the game.

DD vs RCB: In final league game, Royal Challengers Bangalore end with a win
Mon, May 15, 2017

Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Delhi Daredevils by 10 runs in final league game of IPL 2017 in Delhi.

IPL 2017: I don’t want to be branded as a Test specialist, says Ishant Sharma
Sat, May 13, 2017

Ishant Sharma claimed that in India if a bowler has one poor series then he is branded suitable only for one format, which is highly unfair.