Striker

  • Fancy a bite from Uruguay striker Luis Suarez? Online Swedish sex shop unveils a 'Suarez nipple clamp'! July 3, 2014

    For those who may in fact fancy a nibble from disgraced Uruguay striker Luis Suarez, an online Swedish sex shop has come up with just the thing. The online store Oliver & Eva on Wednesday unveiled a 'Suarez nipple clamp' in the form of the footballer's head, teeth bared, for 33...
  • CCL team Kerala Strikers deplaned at Kochi airport for misbehaviour February 21, 2014

    Kochi: Celebrity Cricket League team Kerala Strikers was offloaded from a plane at the Kochi airport for allegedly behaving badly with the airline crew. The 30-member team was on its way to Hyderabad for a match. Some of the team members allegedly misbehaved with the air-hostess following which she complained....
  • Striker Robinho pledges future to AC Milan April 19, 2013

    Rome: Robinho will stay with AC Milan next season and would like to complete 10 years at the Serie A club, the Brazil striker said on Friday. "I want to finish the season on a positive note, play well next season and then it will be time to renew," the Gazzetta...
  • Moti Nandi's Bicycle Kick to be made into a film December 4, 2012

    Kolkata: Legendery sports journalist Moti Nandi's novel 'Bicycle Kick', based on famous football star Shyam Thapa's exploits, will be turned into a film soon. 'Bicycle Kick' will be the third sports film based on Nandi's writings after 'Striker' and 'Koni'. Koni had bagged a national award. Young filmmaker Debashis Sen Sharma...
  • Ajmal excited to play in the Big Bash November 8, 2012

    Karachi: Pakistan's wily off-spinner Saeed Ajmal said on Wednesday he was thrilled at joining Adelaide Strikers for the Australian Big Bash Twenty20 league next month. He is one of three Pakistani players who have signed to play in Australia's Twenty20 event, along with flamboyant allrounder Shahid Afridi and dashing young...
  • Ajmal to represent Adelaide Strikers in BBL November 7, 2012

    Islamabad: Pakistan's world No. 1 Twenty20 offspinner Saeed Ajmal will represent Adelaide Strikers in the Big Bash League this season. Ajmal will play in the Strikers' first game against Perth Scorchers on December 9 and then may return in January 2013 after playing one-day and Twenty20 series against archrival India. Ajmal is...
  • Pollard out of Big Bash with hamstring tear December 16, 2011

    Sydney: West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard has been ruled out of the Big Bash League Twenty20 cricket tournament with a tear in his right hamstring. It was a major blow for the much-hyped Twenty20 domestic tournament as it has lost a big draw card. Scans revealed that the Adelaide Strikers star...
  • Adelaide Strikers sign Botha for Big Bash December 10, 2011

    New Delhi: South African Johan Botha is set to join Australia's domestic Twenty league Big Bash after the South African signed a contract with the Adelaide Strikers. The limited-overs specialist will be part of a spin trio in the Adelaide franchise, which also has legspinners Bryce McGain and James Muirhead. The Strikers'...
  • A helmet that alerts pilot about enemy planes January 6, 2011

    London: British military pilots will soon don a new helmet which will allow them to shoot down enemy jets by just looking at them -- a breakthrough that could put an end to the century-old concept of the aerial dogfight. The 'Striker Integrated Display Helmet' are fitted with tiny optical sensors...
  • First Cut: Siddharth's 'Striker' has good moments March 28, 2010

    A film on carrom seemed like a good idea. Apart from cricket, this is one game very close to the hearts of Indians – and probably the most played indoor game before pool took over in the late '90s. Chandan Arora's Striker is about carrom champ Surya (Siddharth). But it is...
  • 'Striker', a gritty slice-of-life movie March 29, 2010

    Set in the 1980s in Malvani, a claustrophobic ghetto of suburban Mumbai, Striker, directed by Chandan Arora is a gritty slice-of-life movie that never achieves its full potential. Remarkably shot and competently performed, the film is let down by a confused script that can't decide what point to make. ...
  • Friday releases: Siddharth back as Striker February 5, 2010

    Couples Retreat featuring soundtrack by A R Rahman hits the theatres this week. But that's not the only release---there's also Old Dogs, a comedy starring John Travolta and Robin Williams and Law Abiding Citizen starring Gerard Butler. Striker Set in a Mumbai ghetto in the mid 80's, Striker is a story...
  • Siddharth and I are like buddies: Vidya Malvade February 3, 2010

    New Delhi: Actress Vidya Malvade says she enjoyed working with Siddharth Narayan on the sets of their forthcoming film Striker as they shared a very friendly relationship and often played pranks on each other. "I have shot 98 per cent of the time with Siddharth and I must say he is...
  • RDB fame Siddharth back with Striker January 27, 2010

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Siddharth Narayan starrer new movie Striker is set in a Bombay (now Mumbai) ghetto in the mid '80s. The film is based on true-life accounts. Chandan Arora directed Striker is a story of triumph of human spirit over indomitable odds. Chandan Arora has directed other films like...
  • Sneak preview of Striker January 26, 2010

    Set in a Bombay ghetto in the mid ‘80s and based on true-life accounts, Striker is a story of triumph of human spirit over indomitable odds. From the director of Main, Meri Patni Aur Woh and Main Madhuri Dixit Banna Chahti Hoon, and top-lining Siddharth Narayan (of Rang De Basanti...
  • Idol chat: Siddarth strikes back in Striker January 24, 2010

    Since Rang De Basanti, Telegu movie Star Siddarth has been conspicous by his absence from bollywood. But he returns now in a starring role in Chandan Arora's Striker, a gritty thriller set in the Mumbai underbelly. Rajeev Masand spoke to Siddarth about his 4-year hiatus and where he plans to...
  • Ruud van Nistelrooy retires from Netherlands team August 5, 2008

    Amsterdam, Netherlands: Netherlands striker Ruud van Nistelrooy has retired from international football. Van Nistelrooy, 32, informed coach Bert van Marwijk that he wanted to concentrate fully on his role at Real Madrid. ''Given the physical effort you need to perform at this level, I had to make a choice,'' he said in...
  • Find out Chak De girl Vidya's Bollywood goals June 19, 2008

    Mumbai: Honeymoon period for actress Vidya Malvade after Chak De India seems to be never ending as offers continue to pour in for this damsel. “Well life after Chak De surely is beautiful. I have waited for this moment for a very long time. I have struggled my way through it...