The Sports Ministry has recently approved the inclusion of four Indigenous Games to be included in Khelo India Youth Games 2021 namely Gatka, Kalaripayattu, Thang-Ta and Mallakhamba- Know about each of them here
National Sports Awards 2020: The Government of India announced the National Sports Awards 2020 on 22 August, 2020. It is conferred to the sports personalities in India. For the Arjuna award, this year 27 sportsperson have been selected. Let us have a look at the complete list of the winners of the National Sports Awards 2020.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni Birthday 7 July:-Today, Mahendra Singh Dhoni is celebrating his 39th birthday. Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the 12th player in ODI history to reach the 10000-runS in ODI. Let us read more about this legendary player in this article.
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli are the most talented cricket players in International cricket. Everybody wants to know who is a better batsman, Rohit Sharma or Virat Kohli? This article is based on the comparison of the performance of Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli.
India and New Zealand have played 107 head to head ODIs so far. The Indian team has won 55 ODIs while New Zealand manages to won 46 matches. In the ICC cricket world cup, 8 matches are played between these two teams out of which India has won 3 while New Zealand won 5 matches.
Sachin Tendulkar has the records of the highest number of ODI runs, centuries and matches. Record of fastest century in the ODI is held by the AB de Villiers. Read this article to know the list of 23 records of the One day International Cricket.
There are 55 centuries have been scored by 42 different players in the T20I matches. Rohit Sharma leading with 4 centuries in this format. The fastest century in T20I is also scored by the Rohit Sharma and David miller in just 35 balls each.
Hima Das nicknamed the Dhing Express, is an Indian sprinter from the state of Assam. Dhing is a town in Nagaon district in the state of Assam; that is the reason she is called “Dhing Express”. Hima Das holds the current Indian national record in the 400 metres. Hima has won a gold medal in the 400 m final at the World U-20 Championships 2018 held at Tampere (Finland). She is the first Indian to win a gold medal at an international track event.
Joe Root is an English cricketer and the current captain of the England Test team. Root is in good form in the current world cup 2019. He has scored 549 runs in the current world cup 2019. In his ODI career he has scored 5849 with the help of 16 centuries and 33 half centuries.Joe root started his career against India in all the three formats.
The much awaited final of the ICC cricket World Cup 2019 will be played at Lord’s London ground on 14th July 2019. Both the finalist (England and New Zealand) have not won the World Cup tournament so far. This would be 4th final for the England and 2nd final for the New Zealand.
There are many famous cricketers have written their autobiography and biograpy after their retirement from the cricket. The name of autobiography of Sachin Tendulkar is “Playing it My Way” while the biography (Sunny Days) of Sunil Gavaskar is written by the M.L. Jaisimha
The International Cricket Council releases list of legendary players inducted in the ICC hall of fame every year.The Hall of Fame list was launched by the International Cricket Council (ICC) in Dubai on 2 January 2009, in association with the Federation of International Cricketers' Associations (FICA). Till date there are 6 Indians have been inducted in this prestigious list. Sachin Tendulkar is the latest inductee Indian in this list.
The 17th World Badminton Championship was held in Hyderabad between 10 and 16 August. It was the first ever World Championships event to take place in India. Badminton England withdrew before the first round due to a perceived threat of terror against the team.