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Football world cup super 16 showdown

The game was really on as the top 16 teams battled off in the ongoing football world cup to book a berth for the quarters. The super 16 games have managed to keep football lovers worldwide on the edge of their seats. Until the final 8 best teams face off for a coveted place in the semis. Here’s a look ...

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Wimbledon’s top women upset

Looks like Wimbledon 2014 so far has managed to provide tennis lovers all around the globe a thrilling teaser fit for what looks like an interesting, captivating and edgy colossal blockbuster of a tournament so far. Crowd favourites and top seed players have only managed to play a cameo in this magnum opus tennis championship. The women’s singles round has ...

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Saina Nehwal wins the Australian Open

saina nehwal

Olympic bronze medallist Saina Nehwal won the finals of the Australian  Open Badminton 21-18, 21-11, beating Spain’s 11th seed Carolina Marin in 43 minutes.   she beat the Wrold no 2 chines player  Shixian on her way to the finals. Saina who has a 1-0 Career records against Marin, going into Sunday’s match, logged the first point and displayed some deft net ...

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Suarez bites, Italy exits and twitterati get witty

Italy started the football world cup as one of the contenders to win the coveted cup. But it seemed like a hungry Luis Suarez and team Uruguay had other plans. Italy tried its best at playing a great game of footsies until bad boy Suarez craved to dig his massive chompers into Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini. This lethal bite became ...

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Football World Cup gets way interesting

The much anticipated ongoing football World Cup has managed to inspire enough material to script out some rib-tickling comedies. The current team performances have managed to crop out some really original hilarious funny movies. If you thought the football fever was just catching up here are some funny gaffes courtesy the talented teams and their players from the tournament who ...

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Priety’s IPL Madness!

In a country like India, cricket is more of a religion than a sport and cricketers are no less than demi-gods.  The other demi-gods who seem to complement our cricketers are our Bollywood stars. An extravaganza has brought Bollywood and cricket really close. The extravaganza named ‘IPL’. IPL bought the stars and cricket even closer; what with some of our ...

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Can Virat Kohli Change RCB’s Luck?

Five Champions in Seven Years and still no glory for Bangalore. The Chennai Super Kings have held it together right from the start, Dhoni picking his men early and picking them well. Every other team however has looked completely different each year, sometimes better, sometimes worse. Bangalore started out as the dream test team but has now transformed into a ...

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Whom to blame for T20 Final defeat

Watching the T20 World cup final yesterday, I was as excited as any body else . After all, we were the favourites. An easy win over South Africa in semi-finals and unbeaten track record in this tournament already proved the skill of our cricketers and elevated our hopes – we wanted to see another win. So with high hopes and all the ...

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Ajinkya, Shikhar, Ishant, breathe life into Indian cricket!

3 clicks and a new life for Indian cricket. Ishant Sharma struck with 6 wickets, the team didn’t look back. After a rather shamefully depressing, a tad humiliating cricket by the world’s top side, in the New Zealand ODI series and then the first test , a much needed respite was provided by  young guns-Ajinkya Rahane, Shikhar Dhawan, who posted a collective score of ...

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New Zealand demolished India’s monopolistic position

India till recently enjoyed a monopolistic kind of position in the world of cricket. They were the most consistent and in form team. They had taken the place of the super strong Australian team. The bowling department has been a worry for the longest time; however the home pitches were curated in a way so as to benefit the batsmen ...

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