The 2018 FIFA World Cup – All roads lead to Russia

  Football is no ordinary sport. It is an experience that involves every possible human emotion. Matches can turn into clashes in the blink of an eye and such clashes can have far-reaching consequences on and off the field. Therefore, hosting the world’s most popular sporting event is not only a oppurtunity Russia has been …

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Gold Rush At Gold Coast. India’s Impressive Show At Commonwealth Games 2018

Team India had a memorable run at Commonwealth Games at Gold Coast this year. Finishing third with an overall tally of 66 medals consisting 26 golds, 20 silvers and 20 bronzes, the Indian side saw many fresh faces bagging top Honors. The biggest surprise though came from table tennis where the 10-member Indian team won …

IPL – Glitz, Glamour and some “Serious” Money.

The 11th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has kicked off with two reinstated teams (Chennai and Jaipur) in a fresh indication to its undiminished appeal to India’s incurably cricket-obsessed masses. The IPL is as much about cash as cricket. Cash and commerce are part of Indian Premier League's DNA, its basic construct and …

Fall from Grace – Smith, Warner banned for 12 months

On Wednesday, Cricket Australia handed down the punishment that will also see Warner and Smith banned from leading Australia for the next two years. Cameron Bancroft, who carried out the cheating in South Africa, was given a nine-month ban by Cricket Australia. Coach Darren Lehmann has escaped sanctions and is said to have been unaware …