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Only “paid media” is talking about match-fixing, claims angry BCCI

Only “paid media” is talking about match-fixing, claims angry BCCI

Mar 14, 2014 Comments

BCCI has slammed Indian media by calling them paid for recklessly talking about match fixing controversy and dubious nature of one of the IPL venues, UAE.

Star Sports to conduct an opinion poll to find out number of Football fans in India

Star Sports to conduct an opinion poll to find out number of Football fans in India

Dec 5, 2013 Comments

After an online petition by angry football fans was started to revoke the premiership rights of Star Sports India, the channel has decided to conduct an opinion poll to find out the number of football fans in India.

Usain Bolt fails to catch Mumbai local at Dadar

Usain Bolt fails to catch Mumbai local at Dadar

Aug 16, 2013 Comments

All his world records apart, Usain Bolt, a Jamaican sprinter widely regarded as the fastest person on earth, today failed to catch a local train at the Dadar Station.

Engineer plays Temple Run, breaks Milkha Singh’s 400m record

Engineer plays Temple Run, breaks Milkha Singh’s 400m record

Jul 18, 2013 Comments

A software engineer from Mumbai yesterday surpassed Milkha Singh’s 400 meters record of 46.16 seconds while playing Temple Run on his phone.

Jumping Jepang chosen as 2014 FIFA World Cup’s anthem

Jumping Jepang chosen as 2014 FIFA World Cup’s anthem

May 9, 2013 Comments

In an extremely momentous occasion for the IPL, “Dil Jumping Jepang” has been chosen as the anthem for the upcoming FIFA World cup in Brazil, 2014.

Dhoni ready to face CBI probe, commission of inquiry, or such shit

Dhoni ready to face CBI probe, commission of inquiry, or such shit

Jan 3, 2013 Comments

After losing back-to-back series at home against England and Pakistan respectively, Dhoni has announced that he had no problems if his captaincy was reviewed through CBI probe, show-cause notice, or some commission of inquiry.

IPL fan can’t believe Olympics over in just 17 days

IPL fan can’t believe Olympics over in just 17 days

Aug 12, 2012 Comments

Chennai Super Kings’ fan Nayan Srinivasan is shocked to know that London Olympics – with 204 teams, around 10,500 players, and 302 matches – was over in just 17 days. In contrast, this year’s IPL – with 9 teams, around 200 players, and 76 matches – had been in action for 54 days.

Chinese athletes to wear “Made in China” labels to boost image of Chinese goods

Chinese athletes to wear “Made in China” labels to boost image of Chinese goods

Jul 29, 2012 Comments

With China winning medals and expected to be at the top of the Olympics medals tally again, Chinese authorities have decided to use this opportunity to boost the image of Chinese goods, which are seen as substandard products by the rest of the world.

Harbhajan Singh to take part in F1 race driving his Hummer

Harbhajan Singh to take part in F1 race driving his Hummer

Oct 28, 2011 Comments

Harbhajan Singh, who was dropped from the Indian cricket team against West Indies, has decided to mark his presence in the field of sports by taking part in the inaugural Indian Grand Prix. Harbhajan Singh will be the first Formula One driver in the world to drive a Hummer. Bhajji, as Harbhajan is fondly called, has reportedly been granted permission to take part in the race.

Indian Football team target bottom three FIFA ranking to grab media attention

Indian Football team target bottom three FIFA ranking to grab media attention

Jul 5, 2011 Comments

In a desperate bid to create sensation and seek media attention, the Indian Football team will now target the bottom three position of the FIFA world ranking. The decision was taken after the domestic league matches between various football clubs in India failed to attract much media or public attention despite some crucial developments taking place. The government too has decided to support the Indian team’s efforts.