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From Siliguri to Australia – Richa Ghosh fulfils her father’s dream

What did you use to do at the age of 3-4? Probably crying - so that your parents allow you to stay...
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Can women’s cricket in India be on par with men’s cricket soon?

How many will be aware that the Indian women's cricket team came close to winning the World Cup back in 2005, when...
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Who will be the game changers for India at Women’s T20 World Cup?

The carnival of women's cricket, the T20 World Cup will start within a few weeks in Australia. A total of 10 teams...
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When Swami Vivekananda took 7 wickets in a cricket match at Eden Gardens

"Arise, awake and stop not till that goal is reached." - Swami Vivekananda A then little-known boy with...
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From Jemimah Rodrigues to Shafali Verma – Youngsters take the limelight in 2019

Women’s Cricket has seen a rapid rise in the last couple of years. Although the 2017 World Cup laid the foundation, last...
Shafali Verma

From Shafali Verma’s flare to middle-order woes — takeaways from India’s 5-0 series whitewash

India have recently whitewashed West Indies in the five-match Twenty20 International series in West Indies. It was the ideal practice for them...
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Inspired by Sachin Tendulkar, Kerala’s Asha S Joy dreams of winning matches for India

Grind, determination, and goals can take you a long way, you just have to dream, and this female cricketer proves the same....
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Why all this fuss about health? Cricket must go on, smog or no smog

Just like this match, when for the first time, the highlight was not something related to cricket but that two Bangladesh players vomited during the match due to Delhi's abysmal air quality.
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Not Sachin, Gargi Banerji was the youngest cricketer to debut for India

The distinction of becoming the youngest cricketer for India across all formats goes to Gargi Banerji, who played her first match back in 1978.

Should women’s test cricket be revived?

The absence of tests in women’s cricket means that new players are lacking experience in the oldest format of the game.

Was determined to play for India & always saw it coming: Cricketer Anuja Patil

Anuja Patil is today a household name owing to her on-field heroics and grit.

India vs South Africa: Batting a major worry after Smriti Mandhana ruled out

The India women's cricket team received a massive blow on Tuesday as opener Smriti Mandhana was ruled out of the three ODIs against SA due to injury.
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Davis Cup delayed, sports bear the brunt again for India-Pakistan hostility

The recent Davis Cup game between India and Pakistan, amid the suffocating swirl of anticipation and hype, adds to another frontline for the closely shadowed diplomatic tension between the two brewing for ages.

India wins Physical Disability World Cricket Series, will BCCI now take note?

India registered a comprehensive win against England to lift the Physical Disability World Cricket Series trophy.

No handicap could stop this leg spinner from spinning the wheels of progress

This August, in our campaign #iStandIndependent, we bring you stories of extraordinary achievers in the world of sports. People with disabilities from poor, underprivileged...

Shikha Pandey’s journey from an Air Traffic Officer to the 6th best bowler in...

July 23, 2017 will forever be remembered as a date that revolutionised women’s cricket in India. As the Women in Blue took the field...

When humanity triumphed in sports

Sport is a passion for those who play. It brings together people from all walks of life. And whether you are playing, supporting or...

Howzzat? Let’s celebrate India’s greatest sporting achievements

Every Indian knows how crucial sporting endeavour is to the country’s national identity. Producing men and women who excel in major global sports gives...

Can we simply enjoy an India-Pakistan match keeping jingoism aside?

Team India is riding good momentum after its two successive victories against South Africa and reigning champions Australia at the 2019 Cricket World Cup....

#IndiaWithDhoni: The grand narrative of portraying India as a wronged victim

The debate around MS Dhoni’s wicket-keeping gloves bearing Army insignia is in many ways symptomatic of the political crisis that has been plaguing us for the last few...
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