SPORTS22, Jan 2019, 7:07 PM IST
Bengaluru: Gautam Gambhir launches FG PowerPlayer cricket scholarship; trials on January 27
The trials will be conducted in FG academy. However, with a successful collaboration, Cricket Academy of Pathans (CAP) is the preferred academy partner for the scholarship programme.
SPORTS22, Jan 2019, 4:43 PM IST
Sri Kumaran Children's Home wins KSCA under-16 cup
Kumaran's team defeated Mallya Aditi International School to clinch the KSCA under-16 cup. This was the Group I, Division II tournament
SPORTS11, Jan 2019, 3:45 PM IST
Happy Birthday Rahul Dravid: 5 records by 'The Wall'
Rahul Dravid played about 164 Tests scoring 13288 runs at an excellent average of 52.31 with 63 fifties and 36 centuries
SPORTS11, Jan 2019, 9:43 AM IST
Bengaluru boy Mayank Agarwal reveals how plan against Nathan Lyon worked in Australia
After returning home, Karnataka’s young opener Mayank Agarwal, in an exclusive interview with Newsable, shared his experience of the Australian tour.
SPORTS2, Jan 2019, 1:14 PM IST
Former Indian blind cricket captain donates blankets to homeless in Bengaluru
Shekhar Naik captained team India during the T20 Blind Cricket World Cup in 2012 and Blind Cricket World Cup in 2014.
CRICKET28, Dec 2018, 6:38 PM IST
Javagal Srinath hails ‘terrific’ Jasprit Bumrah after career-best 6/33 at MCG
Jasprit Bumrah, who made his Test debut in South Africa in January this year, has made a rapid progress to be one of the best in the five-day format. The 25-year-old has so far collected 45 Test wickets in nine matches, including the current contest at MCG. 'This would definitely be one of the best spells bowled in Australia,' Javagal Srinath said when asked about Bumrah's 6/33 in Melbourne
CRICKET28, Dec 2018, 6:28 PM IST
India fast bowlers ‘outstanding’, but Australia ‘very ordinary’, says Venkatesh Prasad
Former paceman Venkatesh Prasad has praised the Indian fast bowling attack comprising Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Umesh Yadav. 'The good thing about this whole fast bowling unit is that all the bowlers are quick, they are bowling consistently at 140kmph-plus. They are hitting amazing line and length. Also, the presentation of the seam is outstanding. None of them are bowling with any scrambled seam,' he said
CRICKET25, Dec 2018, 2:41 PM IST
Exclusive: Ahead of Mayank Agarwal’s Test debut, coach Irfan Sait recalls batsman’s gutsy knock that stunned all
'I can safely say that there has been no one who has spent that many number of hours in the nets honing his skills. He (Mayank Agarwal) has been patient in his training and he has also been patient in waiting for his chance (to play for India). Even for Karnataka, he had to wait for long to get his chance. When he got an opportunity he made it big for the state side,' Irfan Sait said
Karnataka25, Dec 2018, 1:32 PM IST
Bengaluru municipality builds international-level table tennis academy in Yediyur
For the first time, Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has set up an international-level table tennis academy named 'Dhruvatare' at Yediyur ward. Since only cricket and hockey are given prime importance, BJP corporator Poornima Ramesh and her husband NR Ramesh decided to do this for table tennis enthusiasts, who are more in number in Bengaluru south parliamentary segment. Apart from the academy, there is also a modern gym for the public.
CRICKET24, Dec 2018, 11:56 AM IST
VVS Laxman pens special message for ‘genius’ GR Viswanath; gifts autobiography ‘281 and Beyond’
It was a memorable occasion as VVS Laxman spoke about his days in international cricket. Rahul Dravid, Anil Kumble and Javagal Srinath shared anecdotes from their Team India days. The 44-year-old Laxman thanked each and everyone for being there and wrote a special message for GR Viswanath as he gifted him his autobiography. He said “genius” GRV had inspired him while growing up
SPORTS22, Dec 2018, 7:03 PM IST
How RCB lost Sam Curran to Kings XI Punjab in the bidding war
RCB did not want to lose their bid to the Kings XI and increased his price to Rs 7 crore. The team was almost ready to welcome Sam to RCB when the Kings XI bid Rs 7.20 crore.
CRICKET21, Dec 2018, 8:56 PM IST
BUCC hits 100: Rahul Dravid credits Bengaluru club for his success; ‘Golf Day’ on March 22
Some of the big names to have played for BUCC are Syed Kirmani, Roger Binny, Sadanand Vishwanth, Dodda Ganesh, Raghuram Bhat, Stuart Binny and the current India opening batsman KL Rahul
CRICKET21, Dec 2018, 8:02 PM IST
'281 and Beyond' launch in Bengaluru: Laxman, Dravid reminisce epic Kolkata Test; Laxman reveals how Srinath ‘ragged’ him
It was an event steeped in nostalgia as several legends of cricket came together at the launch of former India batsman VVS Laxman's autobiography '281 and Beyond'.
Karnataka20, Dec 2018, 1:46 PM IST
Book on history of women’s cricket in India released in Bengaluru
Elaborating on statistical progress of Indian women’s cricket team, author Sidhanta said, "Initially, the games were so less that there are far less numbers to compare with. But over a period of time, India now has three best figures on their side.