Royal Enfield Himalayan Odyssey returns after 2 years; 18th Himalayan Odyssey flagged-off from India Gate, Delhi

Kochi:  Amid the thunderous roaring of over 70 Royal Enfield motorcycles and the contrasting chants of the lamas, early morning today at India Gate, the 18th edition of Royal Enfield Himalayan Odyssey was flagged off in Delhi. With 70 riders embarking on a journey to Umling La, the highest motorable pass in the world, via some of the most breath-taking terrains in northern India, Himalayan Odyssey 2022 will witness riders covering a distance of over 2,700 kilometers in 18 days on their Royal Enfield Himalayan motorcycles. With a view to…

Team India announced for T20 series against Ireland, Hardik Pandya will be the captain

Team India has been announced for the two-match T20 International series against Ireland starting from June 26.The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced a 17-member team. This team has been selected by the All India Selection Committee. Hardik Pandya has been given the captaincy of the team in the absence of regular captain Rohit Sharma, vice-captain KL Rahul and stand-in captain Rishabh Pant. The rest of the team selected for the tour of Ireland have the same names, who are playing against South Africa in the current…

China pursues gold in global image by hosting Olympics

SHANGHAI – China warns almost daily against “politicising” this week’s Beijing Olympics, but for its rulers, hosting the Games has always been about far more than sport and the medal count. Even under the shadow of a pandemic, Western accusations of genocide against Muslim minorities and diplomatic boycotts, staging the Olympics is about global prestige for China and its ruling Communist Party, analysts say. Beijing 2022’s difficulties may even increase the country’s stock, experts say. Hosting what it calls “a safe and splendid” Games in a pandemic will boost China’s…

Shoaib Akhtar reveals why he was surprised to see Hardik Pandya at the 2018 Asia Cup and what advice he gave

Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar recalled his meeting with India’s star all-rounder Hardik Pandya ahead of India’s match against Pakistan in the 2018 Asia Cup. He revealed that he was shocked to see Padya’s slim figure and had warned him about the injury. After a while he was taken off the field due to injury. Hardik suffered an injury while bowling in the 18th over in the Asia Cup 2018 group match against Pakistan. He was seen holding his back during the follow-through and then lay down on the ground. He was then immediately taken…

Governor Hochul Signs Law to Promote and Expand the Sport of Cricket in New York

(Albany, NY) — Governor Kathy Hochul yesterday evening signed legislation (S.146/A.479) that recognizes the sport of cricket as an important part of the social and cultural fabric of New York State, and expands the State’s capacity to officially promote the sport. The legislation was sponsored by Senator Kevin Thomas (D-Levittown), the first Indian-American to serve in the New York State Legislature, and Assemblymember Nily Rozic (D,WF-Fresh Meadows). Cricket is a bat and ball game played between two teams, 11 players each, on a field which has a rectangular 22-yard-long pitch…

T20 World Cup: Jadeja and Shami shine as India beat Scotland by 85 runs.

Dubai: KL Rahul (50 off 19 balls) and Rohit Sharma (30 off 16 balls) stunned India in the power play as they thrashed Scotland by eight wickets in the Group 2 match of the ICC Men’s  T20 World Cup at the Dubai International Stadium here on Friday. After Ravindra Jadeja (3/15), adjudged player of the match, led a splendid bowling show in skittling out Scotland for 85, India chased down the target with 81 balls to spare on a day where everything went their way, right from winning the toss.…

10 Oldest Baseball Teams That Still Play in the United States of America

Did you know that the basis of baseball was based on two English games? Cricket and rounders, to be specific. Today baseball is known worldwide as an American symbol, as it was fully formed in America in the middle of the 19th century. Seems not so long ago until you’re reminded we’re already in the 21st century! We rounded up for you the 10 most old baseball groups of the USA that still play today.  

IND vs SL 2nd ODI: Know what Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma said on Team India’s victory in Sri Lanka

India took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match ODI series against Sri Lanka. India registered a thrilling three-wicket win in the match played at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo. Deepak Chahar played a not out innings of 69 runs and snatched the victory from the jaws of Sri Lanka. Team India present in England also enjoyed this victory. Team captain Virat Kohli is very happy with the way Young Team India, who went on a tour of Sri Lanka under the captaincy of Shikhar Dhawan, is playing. After this victory, Virat congratulated Shikhar…

Argentina won the Copa America title, defeating Brazil 1-0 in the final

Argentina defeated Brazil in the final of the Copa America to capture the title. Argentina won the final match 1-0. Angel Di Maria scored the only goal for the team in the first half of the game. Argentina’s team seemed to dominate Brazil throughout the match. Neymar’s team failed to capitalize on the many opportunities that came in the hands of scoring. Messi’s dream of making Argentina champion in international tournament has also come true. With this victory, Argentina has also cleared the account of defeat in the semi-finals of the 2019 Copa America. Di Mario…

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ആറ് സ്‌റ്റേഡിയങ്ങളുടെ സീറ്റുകള്‍ നിര്‍മ്മിക്കുന്ന കോസ്റ്റല്‍ ഖത്തര്‍ സി.ഇ.ഒ നിഷാദ് അസീം എറണാകുളം ജില്ലയിലെ നോര്‍ത്ത് പറവൂര്‍ സ്വദേശി. ദോഹ: ഫിഫ ലോകകപ്പ് 2022 ന് ആതിഥേയത്വം വഹിക്കാനുള്ള തയ്യാറെടുപ്പുകള്‍ പുരോഗമിക്കുമ്പോള്‍ മുന്നൊരുക്കങ്ങളിലെ ശ്രദ്ധേയ സാന്നിധ്യമായി കോസ്റ്റല്‍ ഖത്തര്‍. ലോക കപ്പിനുള്ള തയ്യാറെടുപ്പില്‍ സജീവ പങ്കുവഹിക്കുന്ന പ്രാദേശിക കമ്പനികളില്‍ എഞ്ചിനീയറിംഗ് ജോലികളില്‍ വൈദഗ്ദ്ധ്യം നേടിയ കോസ്റ്റല്‍ ഖത്തര്‍ കമ്പനിയാണ് ലോകകപ്പ് സ്റ്റേഡിയങ്ങളില്‍ ആറ് സീറ്റുകളുടെ നിര്‍മ്മാണവും ഇന്‍സ്റ്റല്ലേഷനും ഏറ്റെടുത്തിരിക്കുന്നത്. മലയാളിയായ നിഷാദ് അസീം ആണ് കോസ്റ്റല്‍ ഖത്തറിന്റെ ചീഫ് എക്സിക്യൂട്ടീവ് ഓഫീസറെന്നതാണ് മലയാളികളുടെ അഭിമാനം. അല്‍ബെയ്ത്, അല്‍ ജനൂബ്, അഹമ്മദ് ബിന്‍ അലി, എഡ്യൂക്കേഷന്‍ സിറ്റി, ലുസൈല്‍, റാസ് അബു അബൂദ് എന്നീ സ്റ്റേഡിയങ്ങള്‍ക്കായി മൊത്തം രണ്ടര ലക്ഷം സീറ്റുകളാണ് കോസ്റ്റല്‍ ഖത്തര്‍ നിര്‍മിക്കുന്നത്. 2017 ഏപ്രിലില്‍ സുപ്രീം കമ്മിറ്റി ഫോര്‍ ഡെലിവറി ആന്റ് ലെഗസിയുമായി കോസ്റ്റല്‍…