The heinous suicide terror attack on the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) convoy might have sent the entire nation into a state of mourning, but, at the same time, it has united India and its citizens against the common evil of terrorism. As the country grieves and mourns the loss of brave CRPF personnel, the civilians have come forward to ensure their martyrdom doesn't go in vain.
From politicians, celebrities to sports icons; everyone is now coming together to do their bit in aiding the f
India had lost the last T20 international against New Zealand and ultimately lost the series as well 2-1, and lost the match by 4 runs. In the last over the match, there was an opportunity for a single to run in the third ball, but Dinesh Karthik refused to run and provide the strike to Krunal Pandya, and Krunal stayed at the non striker's end.
A cricketer has been arrested for attacking under 23 cricket team selector and former Indian bowler Amit Bhandari with the help of goons. After severely being attacked by goons, Amit Bhandari had rushed to hospital with injuries, and this incident has created a huge shock in cricketing fraternity.
Suresh Raina has lodged a complaint against a YouTube channel which had spread fake news that the popular Indian Cricketer had passed away. After the news spread like wildfire, the cricketer's residence and relative’s mobiles and mails and social media accounts were reportedly filled with condolence messages, following which an angered Raina has decided to file a complaint against websites that carried the fake news.
The recent Ranji trophy was won by Vidharba team, and this was the second Ranji trophy victory of the team overall in their history. With Vidharba team winning their second consecutive Ranji, the team's coach Chandrakant Pandit has gained special recognition.
The final T20 between India and New Zealand began with India winning the toss and opting to bowl first. Kiwis began on a strong note with Seifert and Munro smashing indian bowlers all over the park, before Dhoni's stunning stumping removed Seifert 43(25), and Kuldeep Yadav removed Munro 72(40) soon after.
New Zealand won the toss and opted to bat first, and Krunal Pandya and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar ripped apart the Kiwi top order and middle order, as Seifert(12) was removed by Bhuvaneshwar, and Krunal dismissed Munro(12), skipper Kane Williamson(20) and Mitchell(1), as Kiwis were struggling at 4/50.
Indian woman cricketer Smriti Mandhana made history as she scored the fastest half century by an Indian woman cricketer. During the first twenty 20 international match against New Zealand, Smriti achieved the feat, and the match was held at Wellington. Smriti smashed a superb knock, as New Zealand felt tough to get going with her on crease.
During the 5th One day international match against New Zealand, India had scored just 252 runs, but however managed to win the match. Thanks to the controlled bowling attack, the team won the match, as the Indian bowlers threatened the Kiwi batsmen and won by 35 runs.
The first T20 between India and New Zealand began with India opting to bowl first, and New Zealand had a solid start with Seifert giving a massive start scoring a blitzkrieg 84(43b,7x4,6x6) in company of Munro who scored a stunning 34(20) and Skipper Williamson's 34(22) before few wickets tumbled down. However, towards the end, Taylor's 23(14) and Kugglejein's 20(7) helped Kiwis post a massive 219/6.
The fifth ODI of India's tour of New Zealand began with India winning the toss and batting first, and Henry and Boult dismissed the Indian opening batsmen skipper Rohit Sharma (2), Dhawan (6), Shubhman Gill (7), and Dhoni (1) who returned after a match. However, Ambati Rayudu stood firm despite the wickets falling.
Dave Richardson, the CEO of International Cricket Council (ICC) said that India will be hosting the 2023 world cup and 2021 Champion trophy despite pending clearance in tax exemption Issue. There were doubts about India hosting world cup in 2023 because during 2016 T20 World cup, when ICC asked for tax exemption the Indian government did not provide exemption and this was followed by BCCI being told by ICC
The fourth ODI of India's tour of New Zealand began with New Zealand winning toss and fielding first. India had a disastrous start as Boult ripped apart the top order, dismissing skipper Rohit Sharma (7), Dhawan (13) and Shubhman Gill (9) in quick succession. Grandhomme further dented indian batting as he dismissed Rayudu and Dinesh Karthik for ducks.
Indian batsman Ambati Rayudu who is also an off break bowler has been slapped with a suspension by ICC from bowling in international cricket. Ever since he was suspected of using suspected action in the first ODI against Australia in Melbourne held on January 13, he has been constantly under scrutiny.
The third ODI of India's tour of New Zealand began with New Zealand batting first and their innings began on a disastrous note after Bhuvaneshwar Kumar and Shami removed openers Guptill and Munro, and soon after, Skipper Kane Williamson followed after a good start of 28(48).