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Top 5 Cricket Controversies that Took India by Storm

Sourav Ganguly takes a shot - the ball is goin...

Sourav Ganguly takes a shot - the ball is going towards gully,and for a boundary- Day 3 at SCG, India vs Australia, 4th Jan 2008 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Cricket is known to be a gentleman’s game; however there are a few incidents that took cricketing fraternity of India and the world by storm. With the ongoing Asia Cup 2016 already creating a stir and the ICC T20 World Cup right around the corner here’s looking back at 5 of the most significant incidents that marred the sport with controversy in our country:


James Erskine's Sachin Tendulkar Documentary Film Shooting Wraps Up

Sachin Tendulkar

The Film has captured lots of moments. Recreating Characters, Situations from Sachin's life.... The viewers will get a different experience with many never seen moments from the professional and personal life of the Legend, says the London based Award winning Director, James Erskine.


Sachin Tendulkar Documentary Shoot at Shivaji Park ye

Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar shoots a documentary on his own life at Shivaji Park yesterday. Here is what Sachin looked like.



Nawazuddin Siddiqui's new interest

Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Nawaz has grown up playing cricket and still indulges in an occasional session on the crease whenever time permits. But if it were a biopic, he'd enjoy playing a golfer. “It's an amazing game, and I really enjoy it.”


Ghayal Once Again at Box Cricket League

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Sunny Deol
Sunny Deol

Mumbai, Feb 2 - Sunny Deol along with the cast of Ghayal Once Again were recently spotted at the Box Cricket League match.

Sunny Deol at BSF (Indian Border Security Force) Camp, Military Training for Diana Khan, Rishabh Arora and Shivam Patil


"Enjoy the Kabaddi" - Abhishek Bachchan

English: Indian actor Abhishek Bachchan

English: Indian actor Abhishek Bachchan (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Actor Abhishek Bachchan has been passionate about the Pro-Kabaddi League since its inception and always makes it a point to attend all Jaipur Pink Panther matches.He is often seen donning the team jersey rooting for his players during the games. Abhishek’s commitment to the game in the past few years has inspired all of us to pay attention to a sport like Kabaddi that was in the dark sometime back.


Rana Daggubati Attends Opening Ceremony of Indian Pro Kabaddi League, Also Seen: Aamir Khan

Rana Daggubati
Rana Daggubati

Rana Daggubati who is the regional brand ambassador (Telugu Titans) of Pro-Kabaddi League was seen having a good time and at the opening ceremony on January 30, 2016 at Vishaka Port Stadium. Also seen was actor Aamir Khan.

Rana Daggubati to rule the box office this year



Trishaan Shetty wins Gold Medal in Martial Arts Tourney at Nampa, Idaho, USA

Trishaan Shetty

A 13 year old Indian Boy Trishaan Shetty has won gold Medal at a martial arts tournament organised at Nampa, the largest city of Canyon County, Idaho, U.S.A by “Empty Hand Combat International” headed by World renowned kung fu Master Sifu Cosmo Zimik.


Mana and Suniel Shetty, Athiya Shetty, Vinod Kambli and More Attend Vishesh Cup Cricket Tourney for Physically Challenged:

Athiya Shetty, Suniel Shetty, Dhanraj Pillay, Sanjeev Gupta, Vinod Kambli
Athiya Shetty, Suniel Shetty, Dhanraj Pillay, Sanjeev Gupta, Vinod Kambli

Vishesh Cup 2016 by Save the Children India, Inter School Cricket Tournament for children with special needs mainly for the hearing impaired and the mentally challenged children from the underprivileged section of society aptly called Vishesh Cup 2016 held at Air-India Ground, Kalina, Santacruz (West), Mumbai on 28th January 2016.The event was attended by non-other than Suniel Shetty, his wife Mana Shetty and daughter Athiya Shetty along with Managing Director of Global Advertiser Sanjeev Gupta, Dhanraj Pillay India’s ace hockey player & renowned cricketer Vinod Kambli.




Watch: What Really Happened at the Virat Kohli - Steve Smith T20 Match Controversy

Aussie cricket player Steve Smith was on strike against India and in an conversation with Channel 9 at the same time. You heard that right! Steve was in a live chat during the first of a three-match T20 International series at the Adelaide Oval. Watch what really happened on the field.



Extra zing for Celebrity Cricket League

Celebrity Cricket League
Celebrity Cricket League

Mumbai, Jan 28 - India's Cricket Celebrity League (CCL) is formatted as a cricket tournament between film stars from film industries of different regional and national languages in the T20 League format that brings together 60 artists working in cinemas in four different languages across India, with some of the best known stars in the country attending.


"Bhojpuri Dabang" Celebrity Cricket League Partners with Global Advertisers: Guts Glamour Glory Reloaded

Bhojhpuri Dabang Outdoor Hoarding in Thane

Celebrity Cricket League is played between eight teams. The teams are made of film actors from Bollywood and the Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Bhojpuri, Bengali and Punjabi movie industries. It brings together over 200 film celebrities from all over the country to entertain their fans and audiences.


Former Nampa Mayor Tom Dale Felicitates Yajnesh Shetty for Human Welfare in Martial Arts

Chitah Yajnesh Shetty Felicitated by former Nampa Mayor Tom Dale.
Chitah Yajnesh Shetty Felicitated by former Nampa (Canyon county, Idaho) Mayor Tom Dale

A function was held recently at Nampa (pop. 87000), the largest city of Canyon county of Idaho, where Yajnesh Shetty was felicitated by former Mayor Tom Dale.



Krishna and Jaaved from Ishq Forever Felicitate BSE Marathon Winners

Krishna Chaturvedi and Jaaved Jaaferi
Krishna Chaturvedi and Jaaved Jaaferi

Both Krishna and Jaaved are quite enthusiastic about fitness and seemed excited to be part of the event.



Don't Blame Shahid Afridi for Pak Defeat in Twenty20 - Arshi Khan

Arshi Khan
Arshi Khan

"It is just not right to pass all blame on the captain for a team or country's defeat in a cricket series or tournament," said Arshi Khan who immediately leapt to the defense of "good friend" Shahid Afridi who has been at the receiving end of the Pakistani press for the last two days.