Durex, a condom company, tweeted wishing Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma, the newly-wed star couple of India. Hilariously, the tweet received savage comments from users. A user wrote, “@DurexIndia aren't you supposed to tweet after 10 PM and before 6 am??” referring to Centre’s ban on condom advertisements from 6 am to 10 pm. Another tweet read, “Hi can u also dare to send these messages to politicians getting married.”
Ahead of the 2nd ODI against Sri Lanka in Mohali, 36-year-old Mahendra Singh beat 24-year-old Hardik Pandya in a 100-metre race. BCCI have shared a video of their face-off on social media.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 13, 2017 8:54 PM #MSD #DHONI #INDVSSL #SPORTS NEWS
India on Wednesday registered an emphatic win in the second One Day International cricket match against guests Sri Lanka, held in Mohali. India set a target of 393 runs for Sri Lanka after losing four wickets. Skipper Rohit Sharma slammed the guests’ bowling and scored an unbeaten 208 runs (not out). Sri Lanka attempted to chase the massive score but ended up with just 251 runs losing eight wickets at the end of 50 overs. For Sri Lanka, Angelo Mathews scored 111 runs.
Bashing gender stereotypes, popular singer Shweta Pandit asked sarcastically whether the Indian captain Virat Kohli will continue to play cricket or will he settle down as he is married. In her tweet, she also asked whether such ‘stupid questions’ are only for women.
Will Virat continue to play cricket now that he's married?!— Shweta Pandit (@ShwetaPandit7) December 13, 2017
Or these settling down type questions will just be reserved for Anushka? Got this from a friend online.. just wondering too because only "we women" are asked such STUPID questions
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 13, 2017 6:44 PM #VIRATKOHLI #ANUSHKASHARMA #SPORTS NEWS
Indian batsman Rohit Sharma scored his third double hundred during the second ODI against Sri Lanka in Mohali. The stand-in captain is the only player in the history to score three double hundreds. Rohit hit his first double hundred (219) in 2013 and second one (264) against Sri Lanka in 2014.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 13, 2017 3:20 PM #ROHITSHARMA #INDVSSL #SPORTS NEWS
Indian captain Virat Kohli and actress Anushka Sharma will reportedly move into a sea-facing apartment in Mumbai. Reports suggest that Virat will be making the shift from his hometown of New Delhi to Mumbai where Anushka lives. Kohli reportedly bought the 7,171-square-foot luxury apartment, which faces the Arabian Sea in 2016.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 13, 2017 1:08 PM #VIRATKOHLI #ANUSHKASHARMA #SPORTS NEWS
Tamil Nadu all-rounder Washington Sundar made his ODI debut against Sri Lanka on Wednesday in Mohali. Sundar was called in as a last minute replacement after Kedar Jadhav got injured. Sundar also got his maiden call-up to the India T20 side and could make his T20 debut in this tour as well.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 13, 2017 11:39 AM #INDVSSL #WASHINGTONSUNDAR #SPORTS NEWS
Chris Gayle smashed a record-breaking 18 sixes in the Bangladesh Premier League Finals, surpassing his own record of 17. He is now the first batsman to score more than 11,000 runs in T20 cricket. In today’s match where he played for the Rangpur Riders against the Dhaka Dynamites, he scored an unbeaten 146 runs off 69 balls.
BY POOJA | DEC 12, 2017 10:12 PM #CHRISGAYLE #RECORD #BPL #SPORTS NEWS
The fairytale wedding of Indian cricketer Virat Kohli and Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma took the internet by storm. If reports are to be believed, the cricketer took as much as three months to select the engagement ring. According to reports, the ring had a very rare diamond which was designed in Austria and has a specially crafted design. “The diamond reflects surprising elements from different angles. It costs about Rs 1 crore and whoever sees the ring wouldn’t be able to take their eyes off,” reported Bollywoodlife.
BY AISHWARYA | DEC 12, 2017 9:23 PM #VIRATANUSHKA #SPORTS NEWS
WWE star John Cena on Monday shared an inspirational quote from former India skipper Rahul Dravid. In an Instagram post, Cena shared a photo of Rahul Dravid and a quote which read, “You don’t play for revenge, you play for respect and pride.”
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 12, 2017 3:28 PM #RAHULDRAVID #JOHNCENA #SPORTS NEWS
The Board of Control of Cricket in India (BCCI) confirmed that India will host the Champions Trophy in 2021 followed by the One Day International World Cup in 2023. This will be the first time that the event will be held entirely in India. India has hosted the World Cup partially on three occasions previously (1987, 1996 and 2011).
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 12, 2017 12:26 PM #WORLDCUP2023 #CHAMPIONSTROPHY2021 #SPORTS NEWS
Indian captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma reportedly got married in Italy on Monday. A video footage from the wedding has gone viral online. In the video Anushka walks down Tuscany aisle.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 12, 2017 11:05 AM #VIRATKOHLI #ANUSHKASHARMA #SPORTS NEWS
Former India skipper MS Dhoni on Sunday yet again proved that he is the king of Decision Review System by calling for DRS even before the umpire raised his hand to give out. While the umpire’s original decision favoured dismissal, the DRS decision saved the wicket of Jasprit Bumrah. Dhoni's fans went gaga over his astonishing eye and mind for cricket.
When Dhoni made the right call, yet again! https://t.co/kphThZ2UUo— sudar (@sprakala) December 11, 2017
According to the latest reports, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma have planned to get married at a heritage resort in Tuscany, Italy. Reports say that the whole estate has been booked and kept under high security. The grand wedding is speculated to happen by the second week of December.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 10, 2017 7:05 PM #VIRATKOHLI #AUSHKASHARMA #SPORTS NEWS
Indian cricketer Jasprit Bumrah’s grandfather Santokh Singh's dead body was reportedly found in the Sabarmati river on Sunday. The 84-year-old had reportedly went to meet his grandson but has been missing since Friday. Bumrah's family had reportedly denied Santokh Singh from meeting or talking to his grandson. A case has been registered on the matter.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 10, 2017 6:49 PM #JUSPRITBUMRAH #SPORTS NEWS
Tamil Nadu youngster Washington Sundar has been called for the ODI series against Sri Lanka. The all-rounder has been called as a replacement after Kedar Jadhav suffered a hamstring injury. Notably, Sundar got his maiden call-up for T20 series against SL.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 9, 2017 8:08 PM #INDVSSL #SPORTS NEWS
Ahead of the first ODI against Sri Lanka at Dharamsala, the BCCI posted a video of former Indian captain MS Dhoni bowling in the nets to Axar Patel. Dhoni can be seen bowling medium pace, around the wicket, to left-hander Axar Patel.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 9, 2017 7:02 PM #MSD #DHONI #INDVSSL #SPORTS NEWS
Amid speculations of wedding in Italy, actress Anushka Sharma and her family was spotted at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport flying to Italy, on Thursday night. Reports suggested that the trip to Italy was strictly a vacation.There has been speculations that Anushka and the Indian captain Virat Kohli will marry in Italy sometime between December 10 and 12 and to follow it up with a reception in Mumbai later in the month.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 8, 2017 11:06 AM #ANUSHKASHARMA #VIRATKOHLI #SPORTS NEWS
Mumbai Indians fielding coach Jonty Rhodes reportedly resigned his post in order to focus more on his personal business ventures. Rhodes has been a part of the MI setup since 2009. Fielding has been a major asset for the three-time champions and Rhodes had played a big part in it. The IPL franchise have brought in James Pamment as their new fielding coach.
BY LOKESH RV | DEC 8, 2017 8:48 AM #MUMBAIINDIANS #IPL #SPORTS NEWS
Reports have been doing rounds that the Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli is planning to tie the knot with girlfriend Anushka Sharma within this month. Things got kicking when Kohli requested some time off from cricket and decided to not play the limited overs series against Sri Lanka. And now, Kohli’s childhood coach Rajkumar Sharma has also applied for leave during the rumored marriage week, which heats up the much buzzed marriage reports.