CHARU SHARMA

  • Indian kabaddi takes a big leap with first professional league March 16, 2014

    Mumbai: India's first professional kabaddi league, in which some well-known entrepreneurs have evinced interest as team owners, was on Friday launched with much fanfare at NSCI Sardar Vallabhai Patel Stadium in Worli. The league, Pro Kabaddi, is a joint initiative of industrialist Anand Mahindra and sports commentator Charu Sharma through...
  • Not quitting RC, will fufill 3yr contract: Dravid May 26, 2008

    New Delhi: Bangalore Royal Challenge skipper Rahul Dravid has denied reports of quitting. This after rumors of buckling under pressure over poor performance of his team in IPL matches. Dravid told CNNIBN: Reports of quitting Bangalore Royal Challenge are not true. I have enjoyed the experience of playing in the...
  • I have faith in Dravid and co: Vijay Mallya May 16, 2008

    New Delhi: Bangalore Royal Challengers owner Vijay Mallya on Friday admitted there were issues regarding team composition and nonperformance but asserted he had full confidence in the squad which was languishing at the bottom of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Mallya also said he did not regret buying an IPL franchise...
  • Biggest mistake was to abstain from selection, says Mallya May 13, 2008

    New Delhi The King of good times is now presiding over an empire where there is very little enjoyment left. The sacking of their CEO has brutally exposed the fissures in the camp but Vijay Mallya doesn't seem to be finished just yet. On his target now appears to be...
  • Keep cameras off cheerleaders skirts: Mandira May 13, 2008

    New Delhi: Reality TV shows got another celebrity host with Mandira Bedi all set to anchor a kids dance programme. CNNIBN talks to Cricket's first lady on IPL, cheerleaders, Charu Sharma and her brand new look! Mandira Bedi will be back with Bollywood's ace choreographer Saroj Khan after a gap...
  • Dravid, Charu Sharma ignored my call: Mallya May 12, 2008

    New Delhi: Bangalore franchisee owner Vijay Mallya seems to be training his guns on skipper Rahul Dravid after sacking Charu Sharma from the post of the teams chief executive. Peeved at his teams poor performance in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL), Mallya has blamed Dravid for the poor composition of...
  • Mallya takes potshots at Dravid for IPL debacle May 12, 2008

    New Delhi: Controversy refuses to leave the Bangalore Royal Challengers. First, team owner Vijay Mallya sacked the team's chief executive Charu Sharma. Now, Mallya has taken potshots at team captain Rahul Dravid. Mallya was quoted by a national daily as saying, My biggest mistake was to abstain from the selection...
  • Bangalore Royal Challengers CEO Charu Sharma sacked May 6, 2008

    New Delhi: The poor run of the Bangalore Royal Challengers has started to take its toll. Sources have told CNNIBN that five losses in seven games has meant that owner Vijay Mallaya is now taking some tough decisions. The first man to face the sack is CEO Charu Sharma who has...
  • Look who unfurled the Tricolour atop Swiss Alps July 10, 2007

    Mountaineer Mandip Singh Soin and sports presenter Charu Sharma climbed three alpine summits in the Swiss Alps in the last week of June 2007. ...