IND vs PAK: Kuldeep Yadav’s magic, Sachin Tendulkar’s upper cut and Sarfaraz Ahmed’s yawn

Think of an India-Pakistan World Cup encounter and certain moments of individual brilliance or flashpoints will jump out, almost as sensory thumbnails. A hopping Javed Miandad, an animated Venkatesh Prasad sending off Aamer Sohail with choicest of expletives, and Sachin Tendulkar surviving four dropped catches and a dubious DRS call. Sunday’s encounter, however, threw Continue Reading

Virat Kohli breaks Sachin Tendulkar’s record, becomes fastest to score 11,000 ODI runs

Virat Kohli became the fastest batsman to reach 11,000 runs in one-day internationals after scoring a fine half century against Pakistan on Sunday. The Indian captain broke the record of compatriot and batting great Sachin Tendulkar, who had reached the milestone in 276 innings. Tendulkar is followed by former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting who Continue Reading