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List of Brand Ambassadors in India 2021

Jul 22, 2021
Brand ambassadors are either hired by the government or a company to influence the mindset of targeted customers or societies. Check the complete list of brand ambassadors in India below.

Tokyo 2020 Olympics (2020 Summer Olympics): Here's all you need to know about the 'Games of the XXXII Olympiad'

Jul 22, 2021
Tokyo 2020 Olympics (2020 Summer Olympics): The Tokyo 2020 Olympics is an international sports event that will be held from 23 July to 8 August 2021, in the city of Tokyo, Japan. This article precisely describes the Tokyo 2020 Olympics schedule, list of Indian athletes qualified for Tokyo 2020 Olympics, participating nations, mascot, games and sports to be played at Tokyo Olympics 2020. 

UEFA EURO Cup Winners (2021-1960): Italy won the European 2020 Championship by Defeating England in Penalty Shootout (3-2)

Jul 12, 2021
UEFA EURO Cup Winners (2021-1960): Italy won the European 2020 Championship by Defeating England in Penalty Shootout (3-2). UEFA EURO 2020 was held in 11 major cities of Europe. Check the List of Winners of the UEFA European Championship (1960-2021).

Wimbledon Women’s Singles Winners List 2021: Ashleigh Barty from Australia won the Grand Slam 2021 Ladies' Tennis Championship Title

Jul 11, 2021
Wimbledon Women’s Singles Winners List 2021: Check the list of winners of the Wimbledon Championship for Women’s Singles category. Ashleigh Barty from Australia won the Grand Slam Title 2021 Tennis Championship.

Wimbledon 2021 Men’s Singles Winners List: Novak Djokovic won his 6th Wimbledon Gentlemen's Tennis Championship, 20th Grand Slam Title

Jul 11, 2021
Wimbledon 2021 Men’s Singles Winners List: Check the List of winners of the Wimbledon Championship for the Men’s Singles category. Novak Djokovic won his 6th Grand Slam Wimbledon Tennis Championship Title.

M.S. Dhoni: International records as Batsman, Captain, Wicket-Keeper, Bowler and Birthday

Jul 7, 2021
From trending #HappyBirthdayDhoni to sharing posts on social media, M.S. Dhoni fans and the cricket fraternity are doing it all to wish legendary cricketer on his birthday. 

List of players who have played slowest innings in Test Cricket

Jun 23, 2021
In this article, we have mentioned 10 players who have played the slowest innings in Test Cricket, scoring minimum runs.

10 Interesting Facts about First Olympic Games

Jun 23, 2021
First Olympic Games: In 1896, the first summer Olympic Games were held in Athens. Let us have a look at some interesting facts about the first Olympic Games.

Virat Kohli surpassed Sachin Tendulkar's record, becomes fastest to reach 12,000 ODI runs

Dec 2, 2020
In the third ODI against Australia, Virat Kohli surpassed Sachin Tendulkar to become the fastest player to reach 12,000 runs in ODIs. 

India vs Australia: List of ODI Records

Nov 27, 2020
Since 1980, a total of 138 ODI matches have been played between India and Australia. The Indian team has won 50 matches while 78 matches have been won by Australia. Read this article to know more interesting ODI records between India and Australia.

When a chess player is called Grand Master?

Jul 20, 2020
Raunak Sadhwani is the latest and the 65th Grandmaster (GM) from India. At the age of 13 years, nine months, and 26 days, he is the 9th youngest GM in the world.  He is the 4th youngest Grandmaster in India after Gukesh D, Praggnanandhaa R, and Parimarjan Negi. Read this article to know the list of all Indian Grandmasters.

List of Triple Centuries in Test Cricket: Current GK

Jun 19, 2020
The first triple century in a Test match was scored by Andy Sandham (England) against the West Indies in 1930. As of now, 31 triple centuries in the test matches have been scored by the 27 different batsmen cricketers.

Virat Kohli's ODI Centuries:Complete List

May 28, 2020
Virat Kohli a right-handed sensational cricketer made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka in August 2008 and scored his first century in the same year. Till date, Virat Kohli has scored 70 centuries in international cricket comprises of 43 centuries in One Day Internationals (ODI)and 27 centuries in Test cricket. 

List of Cricketers who have scored 10,000 runs in ODI

Apr 14, 2020
10,000 runs in ODIs: Indian Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar was the first player who had scored 10,000 runs in the One Day cricket (ODIs).As of now 14 cricketers have scored more than 10,000 runs in ODIs which includes 5 Indians.

Do you know the salary of Indian Cricketers?

Mar 16, 2020
The Board of Control for Cricket in India divides all the players into 4 grades in its annual contract list. A +, A, B and C. Now the players listed in A+ grade will get Rs. 7 crore annually, A-grade players get Rs 5 crore, B-grade players get Rs 3 crore and C-grade players get Rs 1 cr. every year. There are only three players in A+ grade namely; Kohli, Rohit Sharma, and Bumrah.

How does Duckworth-Lewis-stern method work?

Feb 9, 2020
Duckworth Lewis Method: The Duckworth Lewis Method was invented by statistician Frank Duckworth and Tony Lewis. The Duckworth Lewis Method was first used in a match played between Zimbabwe versus England in 1996-97. This method was approved by the ICC in 1999. Whenever, an ODI or T20-I match is interrupted by the rain then this Duckworth Lewis Method  is used to decide the result of the match.    

Top 10 players who have scored most runs in international T20

Feb 5, 2020
Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli are having a close contest in terms of T20I runs. As of now, Virat Kohli is leading with 2794 runs in the T20I followed by the Rohit Sharma with 2773 runs in the same format.

India vs New Zealand: Head to Head Cricket World Cup records

Feb 5, 2020
India and New Zealand have played 107 head to head ODIs so far. The Indian team has won 55 ODIs while New Zealand manages to won 46 matches. In the ICC cricket world cup, 8 matches are played between these two teams out of which India has won 3 while New Zealand won 5 matches.

Indian Cricketers with Fastest 20,000 Runs: Check Complete List

Feb 3, 2020
At present, there are 3 Indian cricketers who have scored 20,000 runs in the international which includes Sachin, Rahul Dravid, and Virat Kohli. Sachin Tendulkar was the first Indian cricketer who had scored 20,000 runs in international cricket. 

ICC Awards 2019: Full list of winners

Jan 16, 2020
ICC Awards 2019: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has declared the list of winners of ICC Awards 2019. Indian batsman Rohit Sharma has been declared as the ODI player of the year 2019. 

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