Rahul Sadhu

believes that sports does not build character but reveals it

Articles By Rahul Sadhu

India vs Bangladesh: Kolkata a riot of colour as city turns pink for day-night Test

In preparation for India's historic pink-ball Test against Bangladesh, the towering structures around the Eden Gardens including the high-rise, The 42, and the Shahid Minar will be lit up in pink.

This is Eden Gardens: With heroes and history

Eden Gardens has been a witness to some of the most historic and significant moments in Indian cricket.

Charlotte Flair: WWE Evolution 2 is a matter of creating storylines that people want to see

WWE Evolution pay-per-view was a groundbreaking event last year where Raw Women’s Champion Ronda Rousey overcame Nikki Bella, SmackDown Women’s Champion Becky Lynch was the Last Woman Standing against Charlotte Flair.

India vs Bangladesh: 2nd innings Shami comes of age in first

Mohammed Shami has taken 64 wickets across all formats for India in 2019; only Pat Cummins has claimed more in international cricket this year (83).

India vs Bangladesh: Mamata Banerjee, Sheikh Hasina to watch pink-ball Test together

Mamata Banerjee and Sheikh Hasina will be seated in the President's box at BC Roy Club House. As per the schedule, Hasina will be on a one-day visit and she will watch the match.

Master of deception: How Deepak Chahar got his hat-trick against Bangladesh

Deepak Chahar picked 6-wicket haul as India beat Bangladesh in Nagpur T20I. Chahar's 6/ 7 are the best bowling figures in T20I cricket

Shivam Dube: ‘Won’t curb my natural instincts in India jersey’

Shivam Dube's numbers in the past one year have been impressive with the southpaw scoring 934 runs and picking up 35 wickets in first class cricket. In List A cricket, he scored 366 runs and picked up 11 wickets.

Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav show they’re no longer just backups for India’s pace attack

The continuing success of Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav shows why India has remained at the top of the ICC Test Team Rankings for the last three years.

MS Dhoni set to attend India vs South Africa 3rd Test in Ranchi

MS Dhoni will be in attendance at the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) stadium when India take on South Africa in the third and final Test in Ranchi starting from October 19.

Baby’s Day Out: Fairytale comes true for India’s ‘golden’ generation

15 boys and 10 girls, aged between 6-12, were among the lucky ones selected by AIFF to walk out on the iconic football pitch at the Salt Lake stadium to escort the players and referees onto the pitch while dreaming to be on the other side one day.

Kolkata – India’s Mecca for a reason

There is nothing quite like being a football supporter. The willingness to put up with the discomfort in almost every aspect surrounding the emotion is remarkable in itself. But for a dedicated football fan everything is secondary to being at the game.

Slow at the back, conceded a silly goal: ‘India really weren’t a threat against Bangladesh’

As a last-gasp Adil Khan header saved the blushes for India, it was Bangladesh coach Jamie Day who summed it up best. "India really weren't a threat today against Bangladesh," he said just moments after the match. 

India vs Bangladesh: Adil Khan saves the day for sub-standard India in Kolkata

India vs Bangladesh: Bangladesh, who came looking for a point, almost managed to get the entire three after Saad Uddin's header in the 42nd minute stunned a partisan Kolkata crowd and put the visitors ahead.

FIFA WCQ: It was never about me, it will never be about me, says Sunil Chhetri

Coming back from injury, Sunil Chhetri hopes he is tightly marked by Bangladesh defenders, so that goals can come from the likes of Udanta Singh, Ashique Kuruniyan and Sahal Abdul Samad, as the only thing that matters is the three points.

FIFA WCQ: For Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, life comes a full circle in ‘City of Joy’

India will be playing their second home match of the 2022 World Cup Qualifiers in Kolkata when they face Bangladesh at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan Salt Lake Stadium on Tuesday.

FIFA WCQ: ‘India vs Bangladesh a 50-50 contest in front of a boisterous Kolkata’

Bangladesh' midfielder Mamunul Islam is expecting a tight contest when India host Bangladesh in the FIFA World Cup qualifier on Tuesday, claiming all that matters is who steps up on the day of the clash.

Rohit Sharma: A comeback that was waiting to happen

Rohit Sharma also became the fourth player to hit six successive 50-plus scores in Tests played in India. Incidentally, this was Rohit's fourth century in Test cricket and all four coming at home.

Cricket in mid-sea: An English club’s unique match is truly about ‘spirit of the game’

The cricket match took place on what can only be described as the wettest and most uneven cricket pitch you're ever likely to see.

Ashes 2019: How Jofra Archer became England’s next big hope in his debut Test

Jofra Archer eventually finished his first-ever Test with a figure of 91/5. The fastest bowl he delivered in the match recorded a speed of 96.1mph.

When Sushma Swaraj’s witty tweet on Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan went viral

Sushma Swaraj's tweet on Afghan all-rounder Rashid Khan went viral in 2018 after the cricketer emerged as one of the biggest ambassadors for the game of cricket from the war-torn country of Afghanistan.