Free Press Journal
  • India’s tour of South Africa 2018: Despite struggles, Ajinkya Rahane remains crucial to India’s fortunes

    India, the No 1 ranked Test side in the world recently completed 1-0 win over Sri Lanka and will face South Africa early next year for three-match Test series. Men in blue under the captaincy of Virat Kohli has played really good cricket in the last two and a half years and would like to keep the momentum going. The team has gelled well and also the core of the team has

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    Virushka wedding rumours: 3 possible wedding destinations in Italy for Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma

    Since Wednesday evening, marriage reports of Indian men’s cricket team captain Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma in Italy are making headlines. According to India Today, the long-time couple are going to tie the knot in Italy this month. India Today, quoting sources, reported that Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma will head to Italy for their marriage, which will take place in between December 9-11.

  • India claims series, Lanka regains pride

    New Delhi : Sri Lanka’s unheralded youngsters, led by Dhananjaya De Silva, cashed in on the ineffectiveness of Indian spinners, holding on for a draw in the third Test even as the home team collected its ninth successive series victory here. While the win in Nagpur ensured a 1-0 series win for India, it will certainly be a moral victory for a beleaguered Sri Lankan team, which also had to endure physical

  • No truth to Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli wedding rumours

    Mumbai: Reports of actor Anushka Sharma getting married to Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli next week are untrue, the Bollywood star’s spokesperson said today. The denial came after several TV channels reported that the couple was likely to tie the knot between December 11-13 in Milan.

  • Team India close in on win

    New Delhi : India hurtled towards their ninth successive series victory as they left Sri Lanka precariously placed at 31 for three and staring at another humiliation in the third and final Test here. The visiting Lankans were set an improbable victory target of 410 to level the three-match series. It will be a miracle if Sri Lanka manage to make it.

  • India’s tour of South Africa: Can this Indian team conquer South African safari?

    Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) finally announced the squad for the much-awaited tour of South Africa. The squad contains 17 players and was on expected lines as there were no major surprises or shocks in store. India, the No 1 ranked Test side is currently playing fantastic cricket under the leadership of Virat Kohli and is on some sort of a winning spree, but the matches won by India

  • India vs Sri Lanka 3rd Test: Kohli takes a Dhoni-like break during smog-gate; Twitterati swing into action

    Team India is currently playing Test series against Sri Lanka at Delhi’s Feroz Shah Kotla stadium. The second day of the third and final Test was dominated by Indian players and skipper Virat Kohli was the highlight of from the day. Virat Kolhi continued his century spree and made 243 runs, the smog and pollution in the capital visibly troubled the Sri Lankan players as they were seen wearing

  • Is Virat Kohli going through a purple patch or competing with himself?

    Cricket is a game of fine margins and every run, wicket matters and what separates great players from good players is that ability to find extra one percent in crunch moments and doing the basics right. Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli is one such example and in recent past has been on a record spree and after hitting 243 runs against Sri Lanka at Feroz Shah Kotla at Delhi, one question is

  • India vs Sri Lanka Delhi Test: SL 192/3 at lunch on day 3, trail by 344 runs

    New Delhi: Former captain Angelo Mathews dug deep into his reservoir of experience as Sri Lankan showed some stomach for fight, reaching 192 for three at lunch against India on the third day of the final cricket Test here. Starting the day at 131 for three, the Sri Lankan batsmen were cautious in their approach during the first session on a benign Feroz Shah Kotla track that offered little help to the

  • Job satisfaction is most in Test cricket: Virat Kohli

    New Delhi: For a man with an insatiable hunger for runs, Virat Kohli says he derives utmost job satisfaction when he shines in Test cricket, a format he has mastered “watching” teammate Cheteshwar Pujara bat for long hours. Only 29, Kohli has already established himself as one of the game’s greats, yesterday overtaking Brian Lara as the skipper with most Test double hundreds (6). “My favourite obviously is Test cricket, we are

  • Double ‘Sunday’ for Kohli

    Slams career-best 243  for 6th double ton as Sri Lanka trails India by 406 runs.

  • India vs Sri Lanka 3rd Test: Host 371/4 at stumps on day 1

    New Delhi: Captain Virat Kohli and opener Murali Vijay made a mockery of sub-par Sri Lankan attack with effortless centuries as India cruised to 371 for four on the first day of the third and final cricket Test.

  • India braces up for another big win

    New Delhi  An infinitely superior India will be eager to carry out yet another demolition act on a below- par Sri Lanka when the two teams clash in the third and final Test starting here on Saturday.

  • Why politicise cricket by not playing Pakistan, asks Bishan Singh Bedi

    New Delhi: Former India captain Bishan Singh Bedi feels that one should not “narrow down the meaning of patriotism” by politicising bilateral cricketing relationship with Pakistan. The Indian government has not given any go-ahead to Indo-Pak bilateral series since the last one (a short limited overs series) was held in India in 2012. Since then, India have played against Pakistan only in ICC events.

  • Pujara reclaims No. 2 slot

    Virat Kohli stays 5th in latest ICC rankings , Pujara has returned to number-two ranking after scoring 143 in his side’s huge victory by an innings and 239 runs against Sri Lanka in Nagpur.

  • Captain Kohli undecided on Lanka T20s

    Virat has told the selectors that he needs some time to take a call on whether he will be playing the T20s or not.

  • Watch: Anushka Sharma-Virat Kohli dance their hearts out at Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge’s reception!

    Bollywood and Cricket have always had this mutual love going on. Many cricketers and actors have dated each other in the past and have eventually tied the knot. After Harbhajan Singh- Geeta Basra and Yuvraj Singh- Hazel Keech, adding to the list of newlyweds are cricketer Zaheer Khan and actress Sagarika Ghatge who tied the knot in a private court ceremony.