World Cup 2011

  • Sehwag credits team, not captain, for WC win 06-07-2012 02:50 PM

    While taking a dig at his skipper MS Dhoni, Virender Sehwag said the captain is only as good as his team. ...
  • Kevin O'Brien laments missing IPL 5 04-05-2012 07:08 PM

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  • Winning World Cup meant everything to us: Yuvraj 01-04-2012 07:58 PM

    Team India is set to complete one year as ODI World Champions on Monday, Yuvraj Singh has posted his thoughts on video on his Twitter account. ...
  • Do you believe the latest allegations of match-fixing against Indian bookies?

    According to media reports, India vs Pakistan World Cup 2011 semi-final was fixed. ...
  • Katrina top searched person online, Anna second 17-12-2011 01:46 AM

    New Delhi: Leaving behind anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare, Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif has emerged as the most searched person online in the country this year, says a report by search engine giant Google. The report released by Google on Friday has come up with the topics and persons that Internet...
  • New Zealand beat France to win Rugby World Cup 23-10-2011 03:20 PM

    Auckland: New Zealand survived the last of an uncanny spate of fly-half injuries to close a cavernous gap in its rugby history, beating France 8-7 in a gripping Rugby World Cup final to become the third team to win the title twice. Despite being the perennial favorite, New Zealand hadn't...
  • Aus beat Wales to win Rugby WC bronze 21-10-2011 10:49 PM

    Auckland: Australia overcame early injuries to star backs Quade Cooper and Kurtley Beale to beat Wales 21-18 in the Rugby World Cup third-place playoff Friday, finally ending a 25-year losing streak at Eden Park. The playoff for bronze was always about who could switch back on mentally after their semifinals...
  • All Blacks to face France in Rugby WC final 16-10-2011 03:48 PM

    Auckland: New Zealand will face France in the Rugby World Cup final after beating arch rivals Australia 20-6 in their semifinal clash on Sunday, drawing a giant step closer to ending a 24-year quest for its second title. The All Blacks relieved the anxiety of a nation starved of World...
  • India's World Cup win: don't forget it in a hurry 08-08-2011 04:07 PM

    Player injuries that have ignited the club vs country debate and two back-to-back defeats in the ongoing Test series against England have almost made us forget that barely four months ago we won the 2011 Cricket World Cup and went delirious with joy. The 1983 World Cup win, played in...
  • Japan win women's World Cup title 18-07-2011 09:38 AM

    Frankfurt: They came to play for their earthquake and tsunami-ravaged country. They left with the Women's World Cup trophy, holding it high above their smiling faces, flecked with gold confetti. Japan stunned the Americans in a riveting final, beating the favorites 3-1 in a penalty shootout on Sunday after coming...
  • The Last Word: Cricket fatigue in media? 15-04-2011 11:51 PM

    On The Last Word, Karan Thapar discusses cricket's media coverage with a panel of experts. ...
  • Is Yuvraj Singh dating Ameesha Patel? 07-04-2011 03:54 PM

    Mumbai: Cricketer Yuvraj Singh gave Ameesha Patel special tickets to the World Cup finals between India and Sri Lanka at Wankhede stadium. With that one stroke, the all-rounder must've broken several hearts. That said, given the long line of B-Town beauties on Yuvi's arm, is Ameesha the latest maiden to...
  • Who should replace Gary Kirsten as India's coach?

    India became the world champions after 28 years and the man who drove team India to this success,Gary Kirsten, has called it a day. India...
  • Akshay Kumar thanks Team India for winning Cup 05-04-2011 10:25 AM

    Akshay Kumar thank Team India on the promotion of his latest flick 'Thank you!'. ...
  • Bollywood cheers for men in blue 05-04-2011 09:34 AM

    Bollywood biggies cheered Team India's victory over Sri Lanka in World Cup 2011 final. ...
  • FTN: Is cricket the only thing that unites India? 05-04-2011 06:58 AM

    Sagarika Ghose discusses with a panel of experts "Is cricket the only thing that unites India?" ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 04-04-2011 11:14 PM

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Should Govt have given tax waiver to ICC for WC? 04-04-2011 10:15 PM

    On Talking Point, Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Should the Government have given tax waiver to the ICC for World Cup?' ...
  • Team India's brand equity climbs after WC win 04-04-2011 08:34 PM

    New Delhi: Several governments have already showered crores of rupees as prize money on the World Cup winning squad, but that's not the end of the windfall for the cricketers. The win also means that more endorsements could come their way. Its India's biggest cricketing moment and the cup has...
  • Still in glory, thanks to Dhoni and his boys

    Sanguine Symphony |  Pragati Ratti
    On Saturday, April 2, 2011, a new glorious page got added to the book of Indian history, or I'd rather say, a new book itself...

  • 'Sai Ratna' award for Sachin Tendulkar 04-04-2011 06:11 PM

    Mumbai: Iconic batsman Sachin Tendulkar will be the first recipient of the 'Sai Ratna' award instituted by the famous Saibaba temple trust at Shirdi in Maharashtra. "Members of the Sai Sansthan met on Monday and it was unanimously decided to confer the Sai Ratna award on Sachin," chairman of Shri...
  • Team India given a replica of World Cup trophy: Is the victory still as sweet?

    The Indian cricket players can't seem to put it down but the World Cup trophy they have with them is actually just a replica as...
  • Dhoni's team gets 60 times more than Kapil's 04-04-2011 10:31 AM

    BCCI has announced Rs 1 crore for each player and Delhi Rs 2 crore for Dhoni. ...
  • Gaurav Kalra: MSD from a distance

    Grumble with Gaurav |  Gaurav Kalra
    In journalism fancy headline writing is a much admired skill. But in the aftermath of India's World Cup victory, the phraseology to describe Indian skipper...

  • Dhoni's team gets 60 times more than Kapil's 04-04-2011 07:05 AM

    New Delhi: It's raining rewards for the winning squad. Not only a 10 million largesse from BCCI, state governments are also queuing up to shower the cricketers with big money. Rajasthan has announced a complimentary trip on "Palace On wheels" for all the players. Kapil Dev and MS Dhoni have...