कभी सचिन की वाह वाही किए बिना ही गुरु रमाकांत आचरेकर ने उन्हे बना दिया क्रिकेट का भगवान

एक अच्छे बल्लेबाज़ होने के साथ साथ सचिन रमेश तेंदुलकर को कई उपाधियों से नवाज़ा जा चुका है. उन्हे मास्टर ब्लास्टर और लिट्ल मास्टर जैसे नामों से अक्सर पुकारा जाता है. पर उन्हें भी एक बात का मलाल ज़िंदगी भर … Continue reading कभी सचिन की वाह वाही किए बिना ही गुरु रमाकांत आचरेकर ने उन्हे बना दिया क्रिकेट का भगवान

Once den of British, Job Charnok’s Kolkata likely to see U 17 England Team creating history

AnOctoberEnglishThriller England beating Spain at Salt Lake Stadium would want to do what Brazil did in 2003   Call it a coincidence or a matter of luck by chance, the British who started building their empire in India from Kolkata are now inching towards scripting history in the iconic Salt Lake stadium. The England U-17 football team are on the cusp of creating history in the city. The stadium has been decked up with colourful rangolis and other football related decorations. Led by centre-back Joel Latibeaudiere with Coach Steve Cooper, England will take on Spain in the final in the … Continue reading Once den of British, Job Charnok’s Kolkata likely to see U 17 England Team creating history

Never underestimate the power of a Salwar kameez clad wrestler

  Global media including the representatives of the fourth estate back home in India had gone gaga when they spotted an Indian clad in Salwar kameez making crucial wrestling manoeuvres. Little did they know that one day that the lady once a Haryana cop will rise to get her ticket to World Wrestling Entertainment. It was only recently that it became public that Kavita Devi has become the first woman to have been signed up by the WWE. The announcement came from none other than current WWE champion Jinder Mahal during a visit to the national capital. A former Haryana … Continue reading Never underestimate the power of a Salwar kameez clad wrestler

Ahead of U17 WC Kolkata already in Waka Waka mood this Puja

Bengal has always been a strong bastion of soccer fans, a revolving football that graces the entrance of a community Puja is only testimony about the growing buzz around the upcoming FIFA U 17. Durga puja revellers are trying to encash on it every bit. The Bongs in Kolkata are making best use of their craftsmanship to pay theirhumble ode to soccer, even before the games kickstart on Indian soil. Celebrating 52 years of its community Puja, the Belgharia Seva and Maitri Sansad Club, has the U-17 World Cup as the theme. A 20 foot-long, football-shaped canopy adorns the venue. … Continue reading Ahead of U17 WC Kolkata already in Waka Waka mood this Puja

Bengal Tigress Jhulan Goswami to get immortalized with Bollywood flick

Biopics are the flavour of the day and Bollywood has now given several hits in that genre. From MSD to Milkha Singh and from Mary Kom to Tendulkar the cine world has recreated lives of many prominent sportsstars. Next in the pipeline is the film on Bengal tigress Jhulan Goswami who becomes the first woman cricketer to be portrayed on screen. Goswami recently told reporters that it was her gut feeling that this was perhaps the right time to have a biopic, given the kind of offers coming in. The film on Jhulan Goswami comes at a time when biopics … Continue reading Bengal Tigress Jhulan Goswami to get immortalized with Bollywood flick

That day in 2007 when Yuvraj Singh’s opponents stood still

Yuvraj Singh is known to be a fighter. His comeback from Cancer has been a story in itself for those suffering to not lose hope. 10 years back though Yuvraj Singh did the unthinkable in T20I history by hitting six sixes in an over. Something, that still remains an unbeaten record of all time. Ten years ago Kingsmead saw an iconic match that changed stats in sports history books forever. Yuvraj Singh had just had a tiff with a player of the other team and was furious. Little did he know that the pent up anger will lead him to … Continue reading That day in 2007 when Yuvraj Singh’s opponents stood still

Once a KBC winner now training youngsters to mint crores

Tuitions are today in each and every nook and crany where they charge the earth and promise a promising future, what really is the outcome, depends on the student but if you were game for the Hogwarts of KBC, here’s the deal. Head to Bihar and train under Anil Kumar Sinha probably you would soon win a ticket to the hot seat of the reality show. Kaun Banega Crorepati was a show which was started on the lines of Who Wants To Become a Millionaire. With it being a smart combination of star power, money and loads of knowledge the … Continue reading Once a KBC winner now training youngsters to mint crores

रनो का अंबार लगाने वाले विराट कोहली का करिश्माई बल्ला फिर चल गया

जब जब विराट कोहली का बल्ला चला बतौर रन मशीन जाने जाने वाले कोहली ने भारतीय टीम को नयी ऊचाईओं तक ले गये. विराट कोहली को ऐसे ही रन मशीन नही कहा जाता है. श्रीलंका के खिलाफ सीरीस में उन्होने फिर से अपने बेहतर प्रदर्शन का परिचय दिया. रनो के अंबार लगाने वाले कोहली ने कई क्रिकेट जगत के महारथियों के रेकॉर्ड तोड़े. वो एक शानदार पारी के साथ एक शानदार शतक तक पहुँचने में सफल हुए रोहित शर्मा के साथ विराट कोहली ने दोहरा शतक जड़ा। कोहली ने अपने 29 वें वनडे शतक को हासिल करने में विकेटकीपर रिकी … Continue reading रनो का अंबार लगाने वाले विराट कोहली का करिश्माई बल्ला फिर चल गया

हॉकी का वो बेताज बादशाह जिसे हिट्लर की तानाशाही झुका ना सकी

    जर्मनी के गढ़ बर्लिन में घुस के जर्मन टीम को मात देना वो भी जर्मन तानाशा एडॉल्फ हिट्लर के सामने ये सिर्फ़ हॉकी के जादूगर मेजर ध्यान चाँद के बस में ही था. 1936 के जर्मनी में एक ओर जहाँ नाज़ी शासन का आतंक था तो वोहीं कुछ मुट्ठी भर भारतीयों ने कसम खाई की जर्मनी को नाको चने चब्वा के छोड़ेंगे. बर्लिन ओलिमपिक्स का वो फाइनल कई माईनों में ईतेहास रचने वाला था, और इसके गवा बने 40,000 लोग जिनमे नाज़ी जर्मनी के चर्चित चेहरे मौजूद थे. इनमे हर्मन गोवरिंग, जोसेफ ग्ोएबेल्लस, जोआकिम रिबबेंग्ट्रॉप और एडॉल्फ हिट्लर … Continue reading हॉकी का वो बेताज बादशाह जिसे हिट्लर की तानाशाही झुका ना सकी