Archive for March 13th, 2008

IPL Mumbai Indians’ Sachin Tendulkar spotted Australian chinks early

IPL Mumbai Indians captain Sachin Tendulkar has said he spotted strains in the Australian cricket team during India’s tour Down Under, saying the Aussies were getting defensive, which was uncharacteristic of them. Though Australia won a controversy-marred Test series 2-1, India defeated Aussies 2-0 in tri-series Commonwealth Bank trophy. Sachin Tendulkar said the Aussies never [...]

Ex-New Zealand skipper Martin Crowe to be Bangalore Royal Challengers’ chief cricket officer

Former New Zealand skipper Martin Crowe has been appointed chief cricket officer of Bangalore Royal Challengers IPL Twenty20 team promoted by billionaire Vijay Mallya. Bangalore Royal Challengers captain Rahul Dravid was instrumental in Martin Crowe’s appointment. Martin Crowe would work with team strategy as well as offer tips on brand building for Bangalore Royal Challengers. [...]

Mumbai Champs defeat Kolkata Tigers in ICL Twenty20 by 2 runs

Mumbai Champs beaten by Kolkata Tigers in ICL Twenty20 Panchkula: Mumbai Champs lost their second Twenty20 match in the Indian Cricket League with Kolkata Tigers by two runs in a thrilling encounter. Rohan Gavaskar (41 runs, 36 balls), AA Jhunjhunwala (33 runs, 29 balls) and A R Adams (21 runs, 13 balls) propelled Kolkata Tigers [...]

Hoog Lee, Kolkata Knight Riders, SRK and Sourav

Shah Rukh Khan, who is the co-owner of Kolkata’s IPL team Kolkata Knight Raiders, said he was very happy to be a party in the team which will be led by Sourav Ganguly. At the function, Shah Rukh launched the official team logo of “Kolkata Knight Raiders” and also launched “Hoog Lee”, its mascot, which [...]