Indian Squad

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Indian Squad Dethrones Australia, Becomes No.1 In ICC Test Ranking

Team India made history on Wednesday as it dethroned Australia to become the No. 1 team in ICC Test Rankings. This is the first time that the men in blue are in top positions in all three formats including T20Is and ODIs, and now ICC Test. The top-rank was achieved after India crushed Australia by innings and 132 runs in the first Test of the Border-Gavaskar Trophy last week.

Wed, 15 Feb 2023 - 04:51 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: ICC Test Rankings, Indian Team, Australia, Cricket, cricket t20

Graham Reid

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Indian Men's Hockey Coach Submits Resignation

Indian men's hockey coach Graham Reid announced his resignation after the team's disappointing performance in the FIH World Cup 2023 in Odisha. On January 30, Graham said, "It is now time for me to step aside and hand over the reins to the next management."  Besides Graham Reid, the team's analytical coach Greg Clark and scientific advisor Mitchell David Pemberton have also submitted their resignations.

Mon, 30 Jan 2023 - 06:04 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Hockey, Indian Team, Coach, Resignation, Indian sports

Rohit Sharma

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Rohit Sharma Records 19 Consecutive Victories As Captain After Winning T20I Against England

Indian captain Rohit Sharma won his 19th consecutive men's international match as captain on July 9. Rohit achieved this achievement during Team India's 49-run triumph against England in the second T20I at Edgbaston. Rohit is now one win away from matching former Australia captain Ricky Ponting's total of 20 victories. With 14 victories as a captain, the skipper presently holds the record for most wins as a captain in T20Is.

Sun, 10 Jul 2022 - 03:35 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Rohit Sharma, Captain, Indian Team, Cricket, Ricky Ponting

Courtesy: ANI

India Defeats Northamptonshire

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India Defeats Northamptonshire By 10 Runs Due To Harshal Patel's All-around Efforts

India defeated Northamptonshire by a score of 10 runs on July 3 at Northampton County Grand owing to Harshal Patel's all-around effort. Harshal Patel's brilliant 54-run effort in 36 balls helped the Indian team achieve 149 runs for eight wickets in 20 overs. Harshal struck three sixes and five boundaries as India compiled a competitive score in their warm-up match. Northamptonshire was bowled out for 139 runs in 19.3 overs.  

Mon, 04 Jul 2022 - 11:25 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Harshal Patel, Cricket, Indian Team, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

Courtesy: ANI

India Women U17 team

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Assistant Coach Alex Ambrose Of India Women U17 Team Suspended For Sexual Assault

Dr. S. Y. Quraishi, a member of the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) supervising the All India Football Federation (AIFF), revealed that India Women Under-17 team assistant coach Alex Ambrose has been fired for sexual misconduct. In a statement released on June 30, AIFF alluded to the occurrence without naming the culprit or identifying the crime. The Under-17 Women's World Cup will be held in India in October 2022… read-more

Sun, 03 Jul 2022 - 06:40 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Football, Indian Team, womens team, Sexual Assault, assistant coach

Courtesy: India Today

Indian Women Hockey Team

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India Concludes FIH Pro League, Secures 3rd Spot In Debut Season

In the FIH Pro League in Rotterdam, the Indian Women's Hockey team scored 4-0 against the USA, on June 23.  With this, the Indian Hockey team concluded their debut season, securing the third position. In the match, Vandana Katariya scored twice in the 39th and 54th minutes of the 70-minute match. India secured the third spot, whereas Argentina and Netherlands secured first and second positions, respectively.

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 03:25 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian Team, National Sport, Women's Hockey Team, FIH Pro League campaign, USA

Courtesy: India TV News

 Harbhajan Singh

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Harbhajan Singh Retires From All Forms Of Cricket

Cricketer Harbhajan Singh announced his retirement from all forms of cricket, on December 24. The Kolkata Knight Riders' off spinner ended his 23-year-long cricket journey. "All good things come to an end and today as I bid adieu to the game that has given me everything in life. My heartfelt thank you. Grateful," tweeted Singh. Notably, Harbhajan has played 103 Tests, 236 ODIs, 28 T20s, for India. 

Fri, 24 Dec 2021 - 03:36 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Harbhajan Singh, Cricketer, KKR, Indian Team, retirement

Courtesy: Zee News

Indian Men's and Women's Team

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Indian Women Bag Gold; Men Settle For Silver In Asian Online Chess Championship

Indian women's and men's chess team won gold and silver, respectively, in the finals of the Asian Nations (Regions) Online championship on October 25. Mary Ann Gomez-led women's team scored 6-2 and won against Indonesia, with Woman Grandmaster PV Nandhidhaa bagging the first point. Meanwhile, the men's team lost to Australia 3.5-4.5 after suffering a defeat in the first round and draw in the second.

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 04:59 PM / by Dharshana Vijayan

Tags: Asian Online Team Chess, Chess, Chess Tournament, Indian Team