Cricket’s Coolness at its Peak: St. Moritz Ice Cricket

Cricket’s Coolness at its Peak: St. Moritz Ice Cricket

One of the most eminent events in the domestic Swiss Cricket Calendar, is back, where players will be battling out on ice, taking place on lake St. Moritz from Thursday 8th to Saturday 10th February 2018. T20 matches will be played and besides Sehwag, Afridi and Akhtar, lending star power will be Mahela Jayawardene, Lasith Malinga, Michael Hussey, Graeme Smith, Jacques Kallis, Daniel Vettori. International legends will be put through their toughest challenge, in the most extreme environment they have ever faced. Players will use the traditional cricketing gear including the red-ball but…continue reading →
IPL Auction 2018 Day 1: Conspectus

IPL Auction 2018 Day 1: Conspectus

The opening day of the Indian Premier League (IPL ) players auction saw big names like Gayle, Amla, Guptill, Faulkner, Root and Bairstow going unsold on the first day of the auction. The Players who were the mainstays or the marquee signings for teams in previous season saw no bidders.  109 players went under the hammer, 78 were sold and 31 remained unsold. 49 Indians. 29 foreigners. Total amount spent: 321.10 crore. Ben Stokes’ pending court case did little to affect his market value as the Rajasthan Royals paid 12.50 crore for the…continue reading →
140th Anniversary of Test Cricket

140th Anniversary of Test Cricket

Test cricket is the longest form of the sport of cricket. It is the incomparable form of cricket for those who are true fans of cricket. Players get more leeway to express themselves and both batsmen as well as bowlers get an ample chance of bestowing equivalently to the game. It also tests players in all conditions from Day 1 to Day 5. Test cricket is a test of all round skills and patience of players. Today, it has been 140 years since cricket is serving us with this high-toned format. The first…continue reading →
Freaky Phobias That Actually Exist

Freaky Phobias That Actually Exist

Fear is one of the most basic human emotions. Fear helps to protect us. It makes us alert to danger and prepares us to deal with it. But a "Phobia" is an intense fear reaction to a particular thing or a situation. It is an extreme, irrational fear of a specific object or situation, despite knowing the fact that it is actually not dangerous or harmful. But then a phobia is a phobia. No matter how much someone reassures you that the said thing isn’t going to harm you, you still run miles…continue reading →
Psychological tactics to improve your daily interactions

Psychological tactics to improve your daily interactions

Psychology is a subtle matter. Getting into affairs of the mind is toilsome. There is a famous saying that, "Action speak louder than words." Though it isn’t possible to untangle someone’s mind precisely, efforts can be made to scrutinize actions to an extent that it helps you spin the situation in your favour. Here are some psychological hacks that if effectuated in the quotidian, can make your life cushy and help you cope with nerve-racking situations:- If you ask someone a question and they only give you a restricted answer, maintain eye-contact and…continue reading →
Fascinating Facts About Sleep

Fascinating Facts About Sleep

"Sleep is the golden chain that binds health and our bodies together." Sleep plays a vital role in good health and well-being throughout your life. Getting enough quality sleep at the right times can help protect your mental health, physical health and quality of life. Although we're supposed to be sleeping 7-9 hours each night, not just on vacations. Most of us average less than that. Check out these fascinating facts about sleep you probably didn't know. Hopefully, they really will put you to sleep. 1. The word “sleep” derives from the Proto-European…continue reading →
Clobber cold in winter

Clobber cold in winter

There is usually a seasonal outbreak of cold and flu in winter. Many viruses can cause illness, typically cause a high temperature (fever), aches and pains in muscles and joints, a cough and various other symptoms. While there are no sure-fire cold treatments, there are still things you can do. Unfortunately, cold viruses are very contagious, and even the healthiest of individuals can contract a cold. Health officials recommend flu shots and frequent hand washing for protection during this season’s flu outbreak, dietitians point to another significant defense weapon: healthy foods. Even so,…continue reading →
Off the wall aspects of Women’s Cricket

Off the wall aspects of Women’s Cricket

As a Women Cricketer I reckon that Women’s Cricket had never got the blandishment it deserves. Neoteric buildout in this format has made the situation of Women’s Cricket a cut above as the domestic players have started getting more money. Yet, we vaguely recognize them & Women’s cricket is never appraised a subject of momentousness. So here are some Women’s Cricket Facts, just to enlighten you towards this format. The very first Women’s cricket match The first Women’s cricket match was traced in 1745, between Bramley and Hambledon in Surrey, England. The cricket…continue reading →
BHOPAL by dint of a bona fide Bhopali

BHOPAL by dint of a bona fide Bhopali

Bhopal, the capital of Madhya Pradesh, is a enthralling blend of picturesque scenario, old historic city and modern urban planning. It is the 11th century city Bhojpal, founded by Raja Bhoj, but the present city was established by an Afghan soldier, Dost Mohammed (1707-1740). His descendants build Bhopal into a enticing city.   The state was ruled by four women, Begums — unique in the royalty of those days — under British suzerainty. Qudsia Begum was the first woman ruler, who was succeeded by her only daughter Sikandar Begum, who in turn was…continue reading →
Derision Dental Facts

Derision Dental Facts

We take dentistry very grimly. But believe it or not, teeth can be whoopee! Here are some nutsy dental facts that will make you grin and improve your health as well. Toothache? Kiss a donkey It was customary during the middle ages to kiss a donkey if you had a toothache. Thank goodness for modern dentistry. 48% of young adults have untagged themselves from a photo on Facebook because of their smile This is because smiling affects your overall attitude and is an important part of human interaction. If you are smiling less…continue reading →
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