Tag: England

Informative Odishi performance and demo by Guru Alpana

By Ashok Kumar     By Ashok Kumar Sydney, Aug 30: The Indian Consulate in Sydney organised at Indian Cultural Centre an evening of Odissi performance, workshop and lecture-cum-demonstration by well known exponent of the dance form Guru Alpana Nayak, trained at the renowned Nrutya Sangeet Kala Mandir, Balasore. She was conferred the title of Guru […]

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T 20: England return with a smile

By Ashok Kumar: Finally, there was something to smile for England and they go back happy. England reached the easy target of 121 losing only four wickets and 8 balls to spare, thanks to half century from the most popular player in the side Kevin Pietersen. And, frankly speaking, England rediscovered its touch for the […]

October 30, 2011 | 0 Comments More

Yadav, Aaron new finds in the series whitewash

By Ashok Kumar: The proverbial it’s hard to beat India in India has come true with a comprehensive win at the Eden Gardens,Kolkata tonight. By the 20th over of England innings, the Indian total of 271 looked an easy one. Cook and Kieswetter were on a roll and for the first time in the series […]

October 26, 2011 | 1 Comment More

Kohli ton seals India victory in Delhi ODI

By Ashok Kumar: Playing before the home crowd, Virat Kohli (112 from 98 balls) and Gautam Gambhir (84 from 90 balls) propelled India to a comfortable win over England in the second ODI at Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi tonight. India overcame a moderate England total of 237 losing only two wickets and with 76 […]

October 18, 2011 | 0 Comments More

India thrash England by 126 runs in first ODI

By Ashok Kumar Well, the payback has begun. India thrashed England by 126 runs in the first match of the Airtel ODI series played at the Rajiv Gandhi sports complex in Hyderabad today. India won the toss and elected to bat first. The pitch was slow and the ball was keeping low. Indian batsmen used […]

October 15, 2011 | 0 Comments More

England are T20 Champions

David Hussey’s determined innings of 59  leading Australia’s recovery for a total of 6-147 notwithstanding England strolled to the trophy table after reaching 3-151 in 17 overs. South African-born duo Kevin Pietersen (47) and Craig Kieswetter (63) added 117 for England’s second wicket in a match-winning partnership. Kieswetter was named man of the match and Pietersen, who missed […]

May 17, 2010 | 1 Comment More