• Bollywood gets vocal, supports Big B February 6, 2008

    London: England recalled wicketkeeper Craig Kieswetter and allrounder Samit Patel to its limited-overs squad on Tuesday for the forthcoming Twenty20 match and one-day international series against Sri Lanka. Test wicketkeeper Matt Prior, who was part of England's World Cup squad on the subcontinent, makes way for the return of Kieswetter,...
  • Bollywood gets vocal, supports Big B February 6, 2008

    London: England recalled wicketkeeper Craig Kieswetter and allrounder Samit Patel to its limited-overs squad on Tuesday for the forthcoming Twenty20 match and one-day international series against Sri Lanka. Test wicketkeeper Matt Prior, who was part of England's World Cup squad on the subcontinent, makes way for the return of Kieswetter,...
  • Mithya to hit the big screen on Feb 8 January 30, 2008

    Chennai: After a gruelling seven weeks and 74 matches, the Indian Premier League finally came to an end amid the usual glitter and glamour but left unanswered questions in its wake. The sight of N. Srinivasan, owner of the Chennai Super Kings franchise, handing out the winners' medals to his...
  • Mithya to hit the big screen on Feb 8 January 30, 2008

    Chennai: After a gruelling seven weeks and 74 matches, the Indian Premier League finally came to an end amid the usual glitter and glamour but left unanswered questions in its wake. The sight of N. Srinivasan, owner of the Chennai Super Kings franchise, handing out the winners' medals to his...
  • Glam game: Karisma watches hubby play polo January 28, 2008

    Mumbai: Royal Challengers Bangalore franchisee director Siddharth Mallya on Monday said the fact that the team topped the points table after being written off, shows its character. "After our first win, we unfortunately lost our three next games. The commentary team wrote us off, the journalists wrote us off, the...
  • Glam game: Karisma watches hubby play polo January 28, 2008

    Mumbai: Royal Challengers Bangalore franchisee director Siddharth Mallya on Monday said the fact that the team topped the points table after being written off, shows its character. "After our first win, we unfortunately lost our three next games. The commentary team wrote us off, the journalists wrote us off, the...
  • Tune in: Susheela's take on diasporic post rock January 27, 2008

    Lahore: Desperate to revive bilateral cricket ties with India, Pakistan is hoping to make a breakthrough next month when the officials of the two boards come across each other during ICC meetings. "So far we have not discussed anything concrete with the Indians so far but we are looking at...
  • Tune in: Susheela's take on diasporic post rock January 27, 2008

    Lahore: Desperate to revive bilateral cricket ties with India, Pakistan is hoping to make a breakthrough next month when the officials of the two boards come across each other during ICC meetings. "So far we have not discussed anything concrete with the Indians so far but we are looking at...
  • Comebacks are very pressurising: Juhi Chawla January 24, 2008

    Mohali: Back in the play-off race after upsetting table-toppers Mumbai Indians by 76 runs in an IPL match here on Tuesday, Kings XI Punjab skipper Adam Gilchrist hoped that the win will reverse his side's fortune in the ongoing Twenty20 tournament. After posting a challenging 163 for eight on the...
  • Comebacks are very pressurising: Juhi Chawla January 24, 2008

    Mohali: Back in the play-off race after upsetting table-toppers Mumbai Indians by 76 runs in an IPL match here on Tuesday, Kings XI Punjab skipper Adam Gilchrist hoped that the win will reverse his side's fortune in the ongoing Twenty20 tournament. After posting a challenging 163 for eight on the...
  • Banned Pakistani play draws full house in Capital January 13, 2008

    London: Essex has signed South Africa pace bowler Lonwabo Tsotsobe as the English county's overseas player for the first part of the season. The left-arm seamer missed the county championship season opener against Kent on Friday, but he is set to make his debut against Middlesex next week. Essex head...
  • Banned Pakistani play draws full house in Capital January 13, 2008

    London: Essex has signed South Africa pace bowler Lonwabo Tsotsobe as the English county's overseas player for the first part of the season. The left-arm seamer missed the county championship season opener against Kent on Friday, but he is set to make his debut against Middlesex next week. Essex head...
  • e-stop: Shahid reveals all about his break-up January 11, 2008

    Pune: Now that their son has realised the dream of winning the World Cup, the parents of Zaheer Khan want the Indian pace spearhead to tie the nuptial knot. "We wanted him to marry after the 2007 World Cup but he insisted on the next one. We did not force...
  • e-stop: Shahid reveals all about his break-up January 11, 2008

    Pune: Now that their son has realised the dream of winning the World Cup, the parents of Zaheer Khan want the Indian pace spearhead to tie the nuptial knot. "We wanted him to marry after the 2007 World Cup but he insisted on the next one. We did not force...
  • Delhi rolls out red carpet for Halla Bol premiere January 9, 2008

    Sydney: Respected but seldom loved at home, admired but also reviled abroad, Ricky Ponting led Australia to great success but his captaincy will ultimately be defined by three lost Ashes series. The tough, single-minded Tasmanian always put the team first and that, he said, had prompted him to stand down...