Free Press Journal
  • MS Dhoni

    Chennaiyin FC announce MS Dhoni as co-owner

    Chennai: After the likes of Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli, cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has become the latest cricketer to own a football team in the high-profile Indian Super League, investing in the Chennaiyin FC ahead of the event starting October 12.

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    Lata Mangeshkar skips her 85th birthday event

    Legendary singer LataMangeshkar turned 85 on Sunday, but according to reports Lata didi skipped her birthday celebrations as she was not well. In fact, the singer was connected live on a telephone where she apologized to cricket maestro Sachin Tendulkar who had come all the way to felicitate her for not being able to make it due to her ill health.

  • Tendulkar, Rohit Sharma pay rich tributes to Amol Mujumdar

    New Delhi: Batting legend Sachin Tendulkar and India batsman Rohit Sharma Thursday took to twitter to pay rich tributes to their one-time teammate and Mumbai legend Amol Mujumdar, who announced his retirement from competitive cricket.

  • Australian PM begins India trip from Mumbai

    Mumbai : Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott started his India visit from Mumbai where he arrived early Thursday, heading a 30-members business delegation.

  • God of cricket to tell his story!

    New Delhi :  The much-awaited autobiography of batting icon Sachin Tendulkar will hit the stands on November 6 with a high-profile release of the book in his home city Mumbai.

  • Indian Super League trophy

    Dawn of a new Era

    Mumbai : The Indian Super League (ISL), the first of its kind glamorous football league in India, was launched on Thursday by star team owners Sachin Tendulkar, John Abraham, Abhishek Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and brand ambassador Varun Dhawan who promised to popularise the game and invest in the grassroot development of the sport in the country.

  • Sardar Singh takes up Ice Bucket Challenge, nominates Sachin

    New Delhi: India hockey captain Sardar Singh completed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and nominated batting legend Sachin Tendulkar, Bollywood actor John Abraham and former Netherlands skipper Teun de Nooijer to take up the dare.

  • Tendulkar’s franchise bags top draw

    New Delhi : Former English footballer of Indian origin Michael Chopra, who was the biggest draw, was picked up by Sachin Tendulkar-owned Kerala Blasters as 49 international players were drafted in by eight franchises for the inaugural edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) that would be held tentatively from October 12 to 20, 2014

  • Sachin Tendulkar

    Sachin is allowed to officially bunk

    New Delhi :  Obviously a Bharat Ratna cannot shield even Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar from the penetrating questions of fellow members of the Rajya Sabha. Normally, when the leave application of a member is announced by the presiding officer for approval by the House, the okay comes without the members even take note of it.

  • Poor run in House but Sachin declared not out

    New Delhi :  Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman P J Kurien on Friday gave a clean chit to legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and 59-year old former Bollywood actress Rekha, saying they have not crossed the threshold of 60 days of absence to declare their seats vacant, though they have poor attendance record — only three days in case of Tendulkar and seven days in case of Rekha.

  • Sachin Tendulkar, Rekha

    Absence of Sachin Tendulkar, Rekha from RS questioned

    New Delhi:  Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar and yester years Bollywood star Rekha today came under attack in Rajya Sabha for attending the House for only three and seven days, respectively, since their nomination two years back.

  • Sachin didn’t face a single ball in nets in 2003 World Cup: Dravid

    New Delhi :  Sachin Tendulkar produced a fairytale run in the 2003 World Cup, which, in his own words, included the biggest match of his career, without facing a single ball in the nets, according to former teammate Rahul Dravid, who says the iconic cricketer ‘defied imagination’.

  • Sachin tedulkar, Rahul Dravid

    Sachin didn’t face a single ball in nets in 2003 WC: Dravid

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar produced a fairytale run in the 2003 World Cup, which, in his own words, included the biggest match of his career, without facing a single ball in the nets, according to former teammate Rahul Dravid, who says the iconic cricketer “defied imagination”.

  • Sachin bats for Pro-Kabaddi league

    Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar pledged his support to kabaddi and said he was amazed to see the speed of the players on the inaugural day of the Kabbadi league.

  • After Perth

    Tendulkar says his career took off following his third Test ton on the bouncy WACA pitch in 1992

  • Tendulkar to play ‘special part’ in CWG opening ceremony

    Glasgow :  Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar is set to play a “special” part in the opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games, which will herald the beginning of what promises to be a star-studded event.

  • Sharapova’s comments not disrespectful, says Sachin Tendulkar

    New Delhi :  Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday said that he didn’t find it disrespectful that Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova didn’t know who he was as she did not follow cricket. “Sharapova’s comments were not disrespectful. She doesn’t follow cricket,” a gentleman-like Sachin said in an exclusive interview to NDTV.

  • Tendulkar delights crowd in short span

    London :  Sachin Tendulkar made everyone at Lord’s nostalgic with some delectable strokes but it was young

  • Sachin versus Shane Warne at Lord’s today

    London: Exactly six months and 18 days after he had called time on his illustrious career, Sachin Tendulkar will once again step out in white flannels on the hallowed Lord’s turf: he will be leading the MCC XI against Shane Warne-led World XI in a bi-centenary celebrations match here on Saturday.

  • Irate Sachin fans target Sharapova

    New Delhi :  Not knowing Sachin Tendulkar can be damaging and Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova realised it the hard way when irate fans of the Indian batting legend stormed her facebook account with unpleasant comments for not recognising him.