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25-Jul-2017 Shimla

State Govt offers DSP post to Sushma Verma

The state government has offered post of Deputy Superintendent of Police to Sushma Verma, the member of Indian international women cricket team for her outstanding achievements in the game.Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today said Sushma Verma has been offered...

08-Apr-2017 Dharamshala

Bollywood celebrities defeat MPs in T20 cricket match

Mumbai Heroes, captained by actor Bobby Deol, coasted to en easy win over the MPs XI, led by Lok Sabha member and former BCCI President Anurag Thakur, in a T20 cricket match held here on Saturday as a part of TB Free India Summit.The goodwill cricket match...

28-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

Wanted to lead from the front, says Australian skipper Steve Smith

Australian skipper Steve Smith, who has shown his class in the Test series against India, on Tuesday said he wanted to lead from the front on the Indian tour.Smith played a gritty 111-run knock in the first innings of the fourth and final Test match but failed...

28-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

India beat Australia to win Test series

India defeated Australia by eight wickets in the fourth and final Test at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) Stadium here on Tuesday to clinch the four-match series 2-1 and regain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy.Lokesh Rahul hit a half-century and...

28-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

Players showed character, maturity in Test series : Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who missed the fourth and final cricket Test match due to shoulder injury, heaped praises on the team, saying that the players showed much more character and maturity against Australia.Kohli also pointed out the fact that the change...

27-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

Asked Wade to have lunch with me after they lose : Ravindra Jadeja

Indian cricketer Ravindra Jadeja on Monday said he asked Australian wicketkeeper Mathew Wade to have dinner with him once the Aussies lose to India in the fourth Test at the HPCA stadium here.The duo were involved in intense sledging while Wade was batting....

27-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

Bowlers hand advantage to India on third day of Test

Indian bowlers put up a spirited show on the third day of the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia here on Monday to give the hosts an advantage that could well clinch them the four-match series.Pacer Umesh Yadav and the spin duo of Ravichandran...

26-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

Nathan Lyon revels at extracting bounce at Dharamsala pitch

Off-spinner Nathan Lyon was delighted to have utilised the sharp turn and venomous bounce on offer at the Dharamsala pitch as his four-wicket haul pulled things back for Australia, who reduced India to 248/6 in their first innings on the second day of the fourth...

26-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

Nathan Lyon revels at extracting bounce at Dharamsala pitch

Off-spinner Nathan Lyon was delighted to have utilised the sharp turn and venomous bounce on offer at the Dharamsala pitch as his four-wicket haul pulled things back for Australia, who reduced India to 248/6 in their first innings on the second day of the fourth...

26-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

Disappointed at not getting big scores, says opener Lokesh Rahul

Indian opener Lokesh Rahul on Sunday said he was disappointed at not being able to capitalise upon the good starts into big score.Rahul batted steadily to score 60 runs with nine hits to the fence and a six before being dismissed while trying to hit a short...

26-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

Fourth Test : Australia claim advantage on second day

Off-spinner Nathan Lyon captured four wickets in the final session to hand Australia an advantage on the second day of the fourth and final cricket Test against India here on Sunday.Lyon returned figures of 4/67 as India reached 248/6 in their first innings at stumps....

25-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

It's a dream come true for me, says debutant Kuldeep Yadav

After forcing Australia to huff and puff to his left-arm wrist spin, debutant Kuldeep Yadav on Saturday acknowledged that it was a "dream come true" when he helped India bundle out the hosts for 300 in their first innings of the fourth and final cricket Test...

24-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

Under Rahane, India will still be in very good hands : Steve Smith

With India's regular skipper Virat Kohli's participation in the deciding final cricket Test still under the cloud following a shoulder injury, Australia skipper Steve Smith on Friday backed vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane's abilities to lead the hosts in the...

23-Mar-2017 Dharamshala

Cheteshwar Pujara backs Virat Kohli as a 'great leader'

Ahead of the deciding fourth and final cricket Test against Australia, starting on Saturday, Indian middle order mainstay batsman Cheteshwar Pujara on Thursday said the mind games played by the Kangaroos won't work with the side led by Virat Kohli.Hailing...

15-Oct-2016 Dharamshala

India wary of New Zealand's prowess in first ODI

Despite completing a 3-0 whitewash of New Zealand in the Test rubber, India will be wary of the visitors' prowess in the shorter format when both the teams face off in the first of the five-match One-Day International (ODI) series here on Sunday.With the conditions...

23-Jun-2016 Dharamshala

BCCI has complete faith in Kumble: Anurag Thakur

After naming former India skipper Anil Kumble as the new head coach for the next one year, Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Anurag Thakur on Thursday said that the board has complete faith in the legendary leg-spinner."After discussions...

29-Apr-2016 Dharamshala

Again no IPL in Dharamshala

Sanjay Sharma, HPCA PRO informed the media in Dharamshala on Friday that Due to unresponsive attitude of HP Govt., Kings XI not Interested to play in Dharamshala. He said that after waiting for HP governments reply for the last 9 days the authorities of Kings...

24-Mar-2016 Dharamshala

Women's WT20: England register exciting win over Windies

England defeated West Indies by one wicket in a well-fought women's World Twenty20 Group B clash at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium here on Thursday evening.Electing to bat after winning the toss, West Indies posted a total of 108/4 in their...

21-Mar-2016 Dharamshala

The wicket provided at Dharamsala is seems to be slow: Mithali Raj

Indian women are playing for the first time in an international match at Dharamsala on Tuesday, when they face England in a T20 world cup match.Fascinated by the beauty of this hill Town Indian women captain Mithali Raj said, "most of us visiting Dharamshala...

13-Mar-2016 Dharamshala

Netherlands beat Ireland by 12 runs in WT20 qualifier

The Netherlands prevailed over Ireland by 12 runs in a six over-per-side rain-curtailed inconsequential qualifying contest of the World Twenty20 cricket tournament at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) Stadium here on Sunday.Ireland won the...

10-Mar-2016 Dharamshala

Bangladesh skipper happy with narrow win over Dutch

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza is relieved to have opened their World Twenty20 campaign with a win against the Netherlands, after getting a scare.Mashrafe, who believes there would have been no excuses had they lost the match, is keen to carry their confidence...

09-Mar-2016 Dharamshala

Bangladesh beat Netherlands by 8 runs in WT20 qualifier

The Netherlands scared Bangladesh but fell short by eight runs in a World T20 qualifying match at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium here on Wednesday.Pacers Timm van der Gugten (3-21) and Paul van Meekeren (2-17) spelt disaster early for Bangladesh...

01-Mar-2016 Shimla/New Delhi

BCCI, Himachal tussle over India-Pakistan World T20 tie

The marquee World Twenty20 match between India and Pakistan at Dharamsala threatens to snowball into a major controversy between the Indian cricket board and the state's politicians, dragging Prime Minister Narendra Modi into it.At root is the state's political...

27-Dec-2015 Shimla

Running shoes out of her reach, but not the feat!

Very little could have gone right for 15-year-old Baksho Devi, poor and fatherless, and with a stone in her gall bladder.And very little has, actually, but for her courage and determination that have made her a hero on the social media, and in sports arena.This...

20-Dec-2015 Shimla

Ice skating season gets off to smooth start in Shimla

Ice skating in Himachal Pradesh capital Shimla this winter season got off to a smooth start on Sunday morning with a thick mantle of ice covering the rink at Blessington Courts.Some 30 skaters, mostly locals and visiting youngsters, lost no time in putting...

08-Dec-2015 Dharamshala

Kings XI Punjab to shift its HQ from Mohali to Dharamshala

The IPL franchise Kings XI Punjab has come up with a unique request to BCCI . They don’t want to play at their traditional home base of Mohali. Instead, they have told the Indian cricket board that they would rather play at Dharamsala .The team Kings seeking...

29-Nov-2015 Dharamshala

77th Junior and Youth National Table Tennis Championships

Mizoram’s Lalrin Puia and Delhi’s Manika Batra claimed the Youth Boys and Youth Girls titles, beating PSPBA’s Manav Thakkar and West Bengal’s Kaushani Nath in the 77th Junior and Youth National Table Tennis Championships which concluded in  the Indoor Stadium...

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