'It wasn't a very happy MS Dhoni': Swann shares hilarious story from 2011 WC tie

MS Dhoni-led side defeated Sri Lanka in the final of the 2011 World Cup. England had given India an early scare when they managed to tie with the side in Dhoni and co's second game of the tournament. India had been dominant throughout the tournament throughout.
#Swann #WorldCup #SriLanka #Sports #TeamSports


11 hours ago

Russian gymnast Ivan Kuliak gets 1-year ban for wearing pro-war symbol

Ivan Kuliak given a one-year ban for displaying a symbol on his uniform supporting the invasion of Ukraine. The 20-year-old had taped the “Z” symbol to his vest for a medal ceremony at a World Cup event in March. He must return the bronze medal he won in parallel bars, the International Gymnastics Federation says.
#IvanKuliak #icsFederation #Russian #WorldCup #Ukraine #Sports #IndividualSports #Gymnastics


13 hours ago

Compound Men Archers Enter Final to Assure Silver, Women Bag Bronze in World...

Indian compound archery team produced stunning performances to shock world no.1 USA and South Korea. Abhishek Verma, Aman Saini and Rajat Chauhan rose above expectations to shock USA 234-228 in the quarterfinals before getting the better of South Korea in the shoot-off to seal their place in the title clash. Avneet Kaur, Muskan Kirar and Priya Gurjar suffered a two-point defeat in the semifinals but managed to claim a bronze, defeating Turkey 232-231.
#AbhishekVerma #WorldCup #Indian #USA #Sports #CombatSports


19 hours ago

‘Winning a World Team Final Cannot Happen Without Taking Opponents by...

Ashok Kumar returned to India with a hockey gold medal from the 1975 World Cup in Kuala Lumpur. Ashok scored the winning goal in a 2-1 win against Pakistan as the hockey heroes came back with the nation’s first-ever FIH World Cup. India humbled defending champion Indonesia in a best-of-five ties final, winning 3-0. Lakshya Sen and Kidambi Srikanth (two singles), Chirag Shetty-Satwiksairaj Ramireddy (doubles) delivered timely displays.
#AshokKumar #WorldTeam #WorldCup #India #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


21 hours ago

'He stirred up the Aussies

Shane Watson was a two-time World Cup winner for Australia. The 37-year-old retired from international cricket after the T20 World Cup in 2016. Watson joined the Delhi Capitals this year as assistant coach to Ricky Ponting and Pravin Amre. Watson calls Ajit Agarkar a wonderful bloke.
#ShaneWatson #DelhiCapitals #Aussie #WorldCup #Australia #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


22 hours ago

Kidambi Srikanth opens up on Thomas Cup win, puts it on par with Cricket World Cup

The Indian Men's Badminton Team won the Thomas Cup in Bangkok, Thailand. India defeated Indonesia 3-0 to register their maiden Thomas Cup win. Kidambi Srikanth said it is the biggest team event in badminton just like the World Cup in cricket.
#KidambiSrikanth #ThomasCup #CricketWorldCup #Bangkok #Sports #IndividualSports #RacquetSports


2 days ago

In memory of Andrew Symonds: Best knocks to remember

The 46-year-old is survived by his wife and his two children. Symonds played 26 Tests, 198 ODIs, and 14 T20Is for his country. He was a part of Australia's World Cup-winning sides in 2003 and 2007. The all-rounder played several match-winning innings and is known for his blistering batting.
#AndrewSymonds #WorldCup #Australia #Sports #TeamSports #Cricket


3 days ago

Winning Thomas Cup is like winning the World Cup of football - Pullela Gopichand

India defeated Indonesia to win the Thomas Cup for the first time. The gold medal win is a historic one and will remain etched in the history of Indian badminton. Former India player and coach Pullela Gopichand hailed Team India and said that winning Thomas Cup is like winning the World Cup of football.
#PullelaGopichand #ThomasCup #WorldCupoffootball #India #Sports


3 days ago