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MS?Dhoni to start training for IPL 2020 from March 2

Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni will start his training here from March 2 along with other players ahead of season-13 of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The 38-year old Dhoni, whose future in the game has been a subject of intense speculation since the ICC 50-over World Cup in June-July last year, will start training at the M A Chidambaram stadium for the upcoming IPL.

Microsoft Xbox Series X: Specifications, features, backward compatibility detailed

Microsoft has thrown out some more details on its upcoming Xbox Series X. The company’s head of Xbox division, Phil Spencer has this time revealed the list of specifications that the gaming console will come with. He adds that more information will be shared during the E3 (Electronic Entertainment Expo), which will happen from June 9 to 11th at Los Angeles Convention Centre, California, US.

PUBG Mobile: You are not even close to that chicken dinner till you master these tricks

Let’s admit it. Mastering games likes PUBG Mobile is not possible. Nobody can win all the matches all the time at any point of day in any situation. But then there are some who come close and are the real masters who take all the chicken for dinner, most of the times. How do they do it? Does this require months and months of concentration on how to play and remembering area where you get the most valuable loots? Or is it just about developing the right skill in a short span of time? We think it’s the latter and these five tricks are exactly what you need to be that person who ‘comes close’ to mastering PUBG Mobile.

We badly needed a win as a team: Mushfiqur Rahim

Wicketkeeper-batsman Mushfiqur Rahim, who just became the leading run-scorer for Bangladesh in Tests and played a crucial unbeaten 203-run knock against Zimbabwe as Bangladesh registered their first Test win in 15 months reckons his side delivered in all the three departments of the game.

IQoo 3 first impressions: A make-or-break situation

A couple of months ago there was hardly anyone who heard about the smartphone brand ‘iQoo’. It existed under Vivo’s umbrella for quite some time but was limited to China for the most part. However, within the past couple of months, the brand rose to fame in a big way, thanks to its bold claim of launching India’s first 5G smartphone with Qualcomm Snapdragon 865. Although it missed the ‘India’s first’ spot by a day with Realme stealing the thunder, it still is the second brand to officially launch its 5G smartphone in the country at today’s date.

Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant among six India cricketers included in Asia XI?for T20I series against World XI

Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli and youngster Rishabh Pant were among the six India players included in the Asia XI which will take on the World XI side at the Mujibur Rahman Centenary series. The two-match T20 series will take place at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Dhaka on March 18 and 21. The other India cricketers who were included in the squad are Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Mohammed Shami and Kuldeep Yadav. While Rahul will be available for just one match, Kohli’s selection for the matches will be decided later. Considering the hectic schedule of the Indian team, it remains to be seen if Kohli makes him available for the games in Dhaka.

Nazi German Auschwitz death camp museum upset at scene in OTT series, Hunters

The museum of the Nazi German Auschwitz death camp is objecting to a scene in a new Amazon TV series that shows a murderous game of human chess being played there, insisting that no such thing took place at the camp. The museum and memorial that guard the Auschwitz-Birkenau site in southern Poland, its historic facts and the memory of the victims tweeted about the scene in Amazon’s series “Hunters.” It said inventing fake scenes is “dangerous foolishness and caricature,” encourages Holocaust deniers and is disrespectful of the camp’s some 1.1 million victims, including women and children.

PDCA u14 interschool cricket: Vibgyor breeze past New English Medium

PUNE Vibgyor High School’s (Balewadi) bowlers, Pranav Chandere and Aryan Rathi tantalised the New English Medium School (Shaniwar Peth) batting order, while Ritvik Rade smashed a swift half-century to help their side secure a comfortable 10-wicket victory in Group F, as they bounced back after a defeat in the U-14 Pune District Cricket Association (PDCA) cricket tournament.

‘Turning into a sightseeing tour’:?Former Australia spinner takes dig at Virat Kohli &?Co after loss in first Test against New Zealand

Former Australia spinner Brad Hogg took a dig at the Indian cricket team after Virat Kohli & Co succumbed to a 10-wicket loss in the first Test encounter against New Zealand in Wellington on Monday. The visitors were completely outplayed on a green track and a good show from Tim Southee meant that India continued their disappointing run Down Under after winning the five-match T20I series 5-0. Earlier, they were blanked 3-0 in three-match ODI series and Hogg tweeted that it looks like the outing is turning into a ‘sightseeing tour’ for Team India.