Free Press Journal
  • Asia Cup 2018: Virat Kohli- The fitness mentor of Afghanistan players

    The way Afghanistan is playing their ODI cricket, it can be said that the team has achieved a lot in less time. In the Asia Cup too, they have showed world-class performance by defeating strong teams like Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Although Afghanistan’s bowling is one of their biggest strength, there is one more secret to their achievements in cricket till now, and that is ‘fitness’.

  • Virat Kohli finally gets his big Bollywood break? Here’s the truth behind his ‘Trailer’ poster

    Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli is not a new face on camera off pavilion. Adding to the benefit of marrying an actor Anushka Sharma, Kohli pretty much aced it when he did the Manyavar ad stint with his ladylove. Did we expect him to take over acting as a career option? Of course! And to our surprise the cricketer has recently unveiled a poster on social media.

  • Amitabh Bachchan teases Anushka Sharma on Virat Kohli’s ‘flying kisses’ to her at cricket stadium in England

    Ever since Bollywood met cricket in the form of Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli’s fairy-tale wedding, the couple has been giving us relationship goals. Despite their respective professional commitments, the duo make an effort to balance work and marriage. We all remember the several times Virushka have exchanged flying kisses at the stadium and also the loving gesture recently captured in England.

  • Captaincy is about 60 per cent off field homework, Ricky Ponting’s advise for Virat Kohli

    Melbourne: Regarded as one of the most successful Australian captain, Ricky Ponting said captaincy is about 60 per cent off the field preparation and 40 per cent on the pitch.  Ponting made the comment in reference to India captain Virat Kohli’s leadership skills in the context of India’s recently-concluded Test tour of England, which the visitors lost 1-4.

  • ‘Virat and I are male and female versions of each other’, Anushka Sharma on balancing marriage and work

    Bollywood met cricket and Virushka happened. Actress Anushka Sharma who tied the knot with Indian Cricket team captain Virat Kohli last year is all out with promotional activities for her upcoming film ‘Sui Dhaaga’ alongside Varun Dhawan. With back to back interviews and interactions on social media, the Pari actress shared on how she balances and perfects her marriage.

  • Pakistan are favourites, says  Manjrekar

    Mumbai  : Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar believes India are one of the main contenders to lift the ongoing Asia Cup, but tipped Pakistan as the favourites given the neighbour country has been playing in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) regularly.

  • Kohli’s absence won’t be a factor against Pak: Ganguly

    Kolkata : Former skipper Sourav Ganguly said India are a better team and absence of regular skipper Virat Kohli won’t be a factor when the defending champions take on arch-rivals Pakistan in a high-voltage Asia Cup clash on Wednesday.

  • Virat Kohli, Mirabai Chanu recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award

    New Delhi: India cricket captain Virat Kohli and world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu were Monday jointly recommended for this year’s Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award — the country’s highest sporting honour. The 29-year-old Kohli became second-time lucky after failing to get the selection committee’s nod in 2016, a source in the awards selection committee told PTI. Kohli currently leads the ICC Test rankings for batsmen and has been in

  • Asia Cup 2018: Broadcaster can’t decide on national team selection, BCCI tells ACC on Virat Kohli’s absence

    New Delhi: Indian captain Virat Kohli’s absence from Asia Cup has got BCCI into a head on collision with Asian Cricket Council after broadcasters Star expressed their displeasure. The BCCI, however, in a tersely worded reply to Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has made it clear that neither them nor broadcasters have any say in national team selection matters.

  • Shastri should be removed as head coach: Chauhan

    Dhanbad (Jharkhand) : Former Test cricketer Chetan Chauhan Sunday held Team India head coach Ravi Shastri responsible for the 4-1 debacle India suffered in the Test series in England and said Shastri should be removed before Australia tour in November.

  • India capable of winning Asia Cup, says Sourav Ganguly

    Kolkata: India without Virat Kohli would not be the same but stand-in skipper Rohit Sharma is capable of guiding the defending champions to their seventh title triumph at the Asia Cup, former captain Sourav Ganguly said on Friday.

  • India-Pakistan clash in spotlight

    Dubai : Virat Kohli’s absence might have taken some sheen off it but the general excitement surrounding Indo-Pak encounters will be the USP of the six-nation Asia Cup starting Saturday with a Bangladesh-Sri Lanka clash here.

  • English summer: Virat the batsman wins, Virat the captain loses

    New Delhi: Virat Kohli the batsman exorcised the ghosts of a horrendous 2014 series but his captaincy left a lot to be desired in the just-concluded series against England which again turned out to be a case of ”what it could have been”. Kohli is, in fact, right when he says that barring Lord’s Test, they were not totally outplayed but England played better cricket during key moments during the 1-4 loss.