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Cricket, World cup 2011, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Dhoniretires

How MS Dhoni gave a nation hope

MS Dhoni was a nation’s hero who cut across age, social and regional boundaries. A true symbol of India’s democracy, in his own unique way, retired on August 15, without a fuss or controversy.


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Democracy, Science, Cricket, Bollywood

How pop culture failed us in the times of coronavirus

What sustains us as a society is four ideas or four truths. These are Bollywood, cricket, science and democracy. All four have failed us in Covid times.


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Cricket, Sunil gavaskar, Vikas dubey, Vikasdubeyencounter

DailyOh! Was Vikas Dubey in the car that overturned?

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has asked what about those protecting him. Well, with Vikas Dubey gone, they appear fully protected now.


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Remdesivir, Cricket, Vikas dubey, Souravganguly

DailyOh! When Dada made Steve Waugh wait; to the killing that made Vikas Dubey don

The former Australian cricketer said he was ‘wound up’ by Sourav Ganguly’s ‘continued petulance’. How off the mark was Waugh?


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Cricket, Covidiot, Cyclone bhola, Cycloneamphan

DailyOh! Cyclone Amphan is here, but why we can’t forget Cyclone Bhola

Not only did Cyclone Bhola kill 5 lakh people, but also ensured Awami League won the region, serving a huge blow to Pakistani General Yahya Khan.


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Ranji Trophy, Jakarta asian games, Cricket, Football

Goodbye, Chuni Goswami: India’s greatest all-round sportsman

Chuni Goswami would come home as a footballer, have dinner and get up the next morning as a cricketer. It came naturally to him.


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World Cup 2019, Mahendra singh, BJP, Cricket

MS Dhoni's political debut: 3 reasons why Dhoni should join politics now

Indian politics needs some of Dhoni's helicopter shots!


 |  Shorts In The Dark  |  8-minute read
Army-insignia, Balidaan badge, MS Dhoni, Cricket

MS Dhoni and his Balidaan: The lessons to learn from women's tennis

The recent brouhaha over MS Dhoni's armed forces insignia turned the whole affair into one of hyper-nationalism, cricket be damned. Personally, I'm with Dhoni, but not for the reasons you'd think.


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Australia, World Cup 2019, India vs Pakistan, Cricket

5 things to watch for in the World Cup: From India's Kesari jersey to the Afghan Debut, there's a lot that's new

As the cricket World Cup starts, here's a quick view of what you haven't seen before, and what you definitely cannot miss.


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Cricket, Netflix series, Netflix, Selection day

World Cup 2019: If cricket is religion, Netflix series 'Selection Day' introduces us to its atheists, agnostics and believers

Rajesh Tailang, Yash Dholye, Karanvir Malhotra and Mohammad Samad show how cricket shapes life and in turn gets shaped by it.