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When debutants India challenged England: India’s first ever Test Match

We last saw our protagonists, the first official Indian cricket team to tour England, commence their journey to the motherland of cricket. The build-up and preparations to India’s first ever test match were eventful, as we have read earlier. The…

England vs Pakistan 1st Test Preview

The wait is finally over. It has been a couple of weeks since the Pakistani team landed in England. They have dominated Somerset and Sussex in the 2 warm up matches and look to be in decent form. Now, it…

All you need to know about Premier Futsal

We are all set to witness the inaugural tournament of the Premier Futsal from 15th July. While Indian football has seen a surge in its popularity and following, since the inception of the Indian Super League, futsal in itself remains…

Transfer rumours of the Day; 13th July 2016

After the Euro Final clubs have been extremely busy in trying to get signatures from their prime targets. The rumour mills are churning and it promises to be an exciting next few weeks. Here are the top transfer rumours of…

Premier Futsal League lures Ryan Giggs

Ryan Giggs, formerly of Manchester United, is all set to be part of the inaugural edition of the Premier Futsal League. The Welsh legend, who recently, quit his assistant managerial position at Old Trafford, becomes the latest in a galaxy…

Rags to riches to obscurity: The Munaf Patel story

In the long list of also-rans in Indian cricket Munaf Patel would probably find pride of place. On his 33rd birthday, we look back at his none too simple cricketing journey and where it went wrong.   In the second…

Transfer Rumours of the day, 12th July 2016

With Euro coming to an end, clubs and players can now solely focus on the transfer window. Here are the best transfer rumours of the day! Bacca to Milan? West Ham United are confident of landing Carlos Bacca in this…

Top 5 Controversies in Indian Cricket

The recent war of words between Ravi Shastri and Sourav Ganguly has added to the lengthy list of controversies in Indian cricket. Both former captains have taken the bait and this has only resulted in making things awkward between two…

Of Princes and Patriots: India’s first Test Match

The Indian national team has played as many as 495 test matches with a 25.7% win record and 0.8 wins to losses ratio. Ever wondered when India’s first Test Match took place? Or the events which transpired behind the scenes?…

Pelle to quit Southampton for Shandong- Transfer Rumour of the day

Pelle to quit Southampton Southampton are negotiating the sale of Graziano Pelle to Chinese Super League club, Shandong Luneng. The deal, reportedly said to be around 13 million pounds should be completed by next week. Shandong are said to have…