Kabaddi, now second only to cricket

Once rural sport of kabaddi may now be behind only cricket in the popularity stakes.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

Why Sports Advertisers Are Salivating Over an Obscure Indian Sport

Kabaddi, a contact sport combining elements of tag, rugby and capture the flag, was invented centuries ago and is now the second most popular sport in India after cricket......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 20th, 2017

Kabaddi, now second only to cricket

Once rural sport of kabaddi may now be behind only cricket in the popularity stakes.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

Pro Kabaddi, Vivo sign five-year title sponsorship deal

Pro Kabaddi, one of the most successful non-cricket leagues to be launched in India, has signed on Chinese handset maker VIVO as the title sponsor for five years. This is the first time the network has sold the title sponsorship t.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 8th, 2017

Match-fixing charge rocks Ashes; Cricket Australia rebuffs allegations

However, the ICC said that suitable investigation will be commenced in the matter......»»

Category: topSource: business-standard5 hr. 20 min. ago

Walt Disney to gain cricket rights, hotstar acess in India with Fox deal

The deal also could allow Disney to boost its film business in India, where the vast majority of movies are local Bollywood releases.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard15 hr. 35 min. ago

Fox"s Star to bring Disney cash and cricket in India

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co's expected deal with Twenty-First Century Fox Inc would give the world's best-known entertainment company new advantages in India, such as cricket rights and local-language TV shows for the fast-growing media market......»»

Category: topSource: reuters17 hr. 20 min. ago

Teaser ad for JetSynthesys: Sachin reprised

Digital gaming firm JetSynthesys tries to woo gamers with a teaser advertisement featuring the cricket icon.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 13th, 2017

India set to host Afghanistan for their first-ever cricket Test match

The next FTP cycle at home will include high-profile series against England, South Africa and Australia.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 11th, 2017

8 of the world"s most incredible sports venues

Getty ImagesWhen it comes to iconic sports venues, fans will likely conjure up images of FC Barcelona inside the Camp Nou, the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Australia, or Madison Square Garden. This is not.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 10th, 2017

New Microsoft US campus to get world-class cricket field

Cricket players already have been coming for years at Microsoft, negotiating their way onto softball diamonds and soccer fields to play their sport.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 9th, 2017

Pop-up holiday market drives foot traffic, awareness to downtown Ardmore

Ardmore last Friday and Saturday held the 4th annual Cricket Cringle, a two-day holiday pop-up market and holiday event designed to bring increased awareness and foot traffic to Ardmore's downtown area at the start of the busy holiday restaurant an.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2017

Cricket: Youngsters guide Sri Lanka to draw, India claim series

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 s........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 6th, 2017

International cricket matches at Delhi unlikely till 2020, courtesy rotation policy

The city's viability as international sports venue in question as pollution levels continue to stay high.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 5th, 2017

Kohli witnesses 61% growth on Twitter pitch in 2017

The Indian cricket captain, Virat Kohli, who scored big runs with his bat, also scored big on Twitter during 2017. Kohli witnessed 61 per cent growth in the number of followers on Twitter during t........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 5th, 2017

Dhawan, Pujara knocks take India to 192/4 at tea

Ajinkya Rahane’s woeful form continued even as a useful half-century from Shikhar Dhawan helped India take a commanding 355-run lead at tea on the fourth day of the third cricket Test against Sri Lan........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 5th, 2017

SL"s Lakmal vomits on field, smog may rob Delhi of future winter tests

The Indian cricket board (BCCI) said it would factor in Delhi's pollution before scheduling a match in the city at this time of the year.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 5th, 2017

Sri Lanka all out for 373, trail India by 163 runs

Sri Lanka were all out for 373 in their first innings on the fourth day of the final cricket Test against India here today. The visitors trailed India by 163 runs.Brief scores:India 1st innings: 536/........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 4th, 2017

NGT raps AAP govt for not filing plan to fix air pollution, holding Test

The Sri Lankan cricket team had complained of poor air quality that forced India to declare their innings.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 4th, 2017

Lankans complain of pollution, halt play in third Test

The Sri Lankan cricket team today halted proceedings in the third Test against India complaining of poor air quality, the first such grievance by an international team visiting the pollution-mired na........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 3rd, 2017

Testing the cricket team

BCCI must rein in its greed and give players a break.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 2nd, 2017