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Bhuvneshwar Kumar Record: Became First Indian bowler to scalp 5-wicket haul in all 3 formats

Bhuvneshwar Kumar Record: Indian fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar has made new record while playing in first T20 match between Indian and South Africa as he grabbed fifth his wicket. With this Bhuvi became the first Indian  bowler to get 5-wicket haul in all 3 formats that is tests, ODIs and T20s. Bhuvneshwar bowled brilliantly and took 5/24, […]

Indra Nooyi becomes ICC’s first independent woman director

PepsiCo chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi has been selected as first independent woman director of ICC. Appointment of Indra as ICC’s first independent female director was decided unanimously in a meeting held on last Friday (9-02-2018). She will be joining the board in June 2018 for a term of two years. Indra Nooyi has been […]

Jhulan Goswami-first female cricketer to take 200 ODI wickets

Indian women cricket team pacer Jhulan Goswami becomes first female cricketer to take 200 ODI wickets. Goswami was playing an ODI match on Wednesday against south Africa when she dismissed south African opener batswoman Laura Wolvaardt to make it to 200 ODI wickets. Now this unique record to be the first to have 200 ODI […]

Four Indian sportspersons in Forbes India 30 Under 30 list

Forbes released Forbes India 30 Under 30 list on 5th February, 2018. This time four Indian athletes made it to the list. These four are Jasprit Bumrah, Harmanpreet Kaur, Savita Punia and Heena Sidhu. Forbes generates this list annually. The list is prepared based on the four criteria as below: The extent of impact of […]

Under 19 cricket world cup 2018 India beat Australia by 8 wickets

Indian under 19 cricket team won U-19 World cup 2018 by beating Australia by eight wickets in final of mega tournament. Indian junior players shown great game throughout the event and remained unbeaten in the whole tournament. Bowling first, Indian bowlers bowled well from start and then suddenly bounced back when Australian team score was […]

India Open Boxing: Mary Kom Clinches Gold, India Bag 10 Medals

India’s Five time World Champion and Olympic bronze medallist MC Mary Kom has won gold medal at India Open Boxing international level competition. Mary defeated Filipino Josie Gabuco in the final. Mary won medal in 48 Kg weight category in final match held at New Delhi’s Thyagraj Indoor Stadium. Below are the highlights of the […]

Saurav Ghosal Becomes India’s highest ranked squash player

Professional Squash Association (PSA) released ranking of squash players on Friday. It was good news for India as Indian squash player, Saurav Ghosal got good hike of five places to be ranked at 14th place from his earlier 19th place. With this Saurav Ghosal has become highest ever ranked Indian in latest ranking of Professional […]

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