75 years of independence, 75 iconic moments from Indian sports: No 58- March 14, 2001: Rahul Dravid and VVS Laxman’s 376-run partnership against Australia

India will complete 75 years of Independence this year. Here is a series acknowledging 75 great sporting achievements by Indian athletes.  Sportstar will present one iconic sporting achievement each day, … Read More

MCA approves monthly gratis for the widows of former first-class Mumbai cricketers

The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) apex council has approved a monthly gratis for the widows of the first-class cricketers who represented Mumbai. Confirming the development to Sportstar, the MCA president … Read More

75 years of independence, 75 iconic moments from Indian sports: No 55 –  February 7, 1999: Anil Kumble’s historic 10-wicket haul against Pakistan

India will complete 75 years of Independence this year. Here is a series acknowledging 75 great sporting achievements by Indian athletes.  Sportstar will present one iconic sporting achievement each day, … Read More

IPL franchise owners acquire teams in South Africa’s new T20 league

Four-time IPL champion Chennai Super Kings, through parent company Chennai Super Kings Sports Limited, has acquired the Johannesburg franchise in Cricket South Africa’s new T20 League, which is set to … Read More

IND vs ENG, 3rd ODI: My body is fine, bowling without trouble, says Hardik Pandya

After bending his back without discomfort, premier all-rounder Hardik Pandya on Sunday said “my body is fine”, just the kind of assertion the Indian team management needed in the year … Read More

Matchpoint Paradox – Dissecting the Ranji Trophy final: Madhya Pradesh’s triumph, Chandrakant Pandit’s redemption

Madhya Pradesh beat Mumbai by six wickets in the Ranji Trophy final at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru to clinch its maiden title. Besides the winning squad, all eyes … Read More

India squad for T20I, ODI series against England announced, Kohli rested for 1st T20I

Full India Squad: 1st T20I: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Ishan Kishan, Ruturaj Gaekwad, Sanju Samson, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rahul Tripathi, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Hardik Pandya, Venkatesh Iyer, Yuzvendra Chahal, Axar Patel, Ravi … Read More