Mauka Mauka – India vs Pakistan ICC WT20 2016

Aaaand he’s back. The Mauka man, aka the character created by Star Sports for their World Twenty20 advert last year, has returned in a sequel commercial, and this time he’s Skyping with Afridi. The ad is based on India’s four-time winning streak against Pakistan in the World Twenty20 series and features a man who appears…

Love not war as India, Pakistan resume rivalry

KOLKATA: It’s one of the world’s fiercest sporting rivalries and previous showdowns have taken place while the countries have been at war, or used as an icebreaker between frosty leaders. But when India and Pakistan face off in cricket’s World T20, love will be in the air amid a determination to ensure Saturday’s game soothes…

Would love to have Dhoni’s calmness and composure: Kohli

Ranchi: Virat Kohli, considered by many as the next India captain, spoke to The Telegraph after the ODIs against Pakistan and before the ongoing series versus England. The following are excerpts How do you look back on 2012, a year of considerable highs for you and some lows… Also, as a team, we didn’t do…

India, Pakistan meet in another one-off contest

The teams trained with a glint in their eyes. The media swarmed around them, hoping to pick up on something; anything that can be used to enhance coverage. Smartly-dressed security personnel were out on patrol; ten of them to one player from either XI. No one wanted to slip up and everyone was excited. India-Pakistan…