IPL 2009 schedule

IPL 2009 Teams

Satish aka bombaylives has sent Following IPL 2009 schedule to me. I would be supporting Mumbai Indians for 2009 IPL.

Update : After pakistan tragedy: ipl schedule is bound to change … I’ll update this as soon as I receive new one …

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Anand retains world championship by winning match with 6.5 to 4.5 score in 11 games

Its decided and written on stone wall that Vishwanathan Anand is the first world champion in all 3 formats of chess

Classical chess Tournament chess Rapid Chess

Its an excellent day for Indian Chess where Vishwanathan Anand has retained his world championship by drawing his 11′th game against Kramnik.

After the loss in 10′th [...]

WCC game 6: Anand takes lead 4.5-1.5 against kramnik

Vishwanathan anand is showing absolute great match preparation and is out doing kramnik in his own style of play.

simply outstanding games by anand where he is not hesitating to take risks and playing for win in almost every match.

We have seen a quite dull draw in game 4. After which anand has won [...]

Awesome day: Sachin’s world record 12K, saurav crossing 7K, sensex below 10K and now vishy anand winning with black against Kramnik

What an awesome day for india:

First sachin played absolutely brilliant innings of 88 (hard luck he did not score another century), and while doing so has surpassed Brian Lara for highest individual test score, then crossed 12000 individual runs in Test cricket.

Remarkable stuff : the kind of commitment which he puts in cricket [...]

WCC: Anand surprises kramnik by playing 1. d4 — game 2 ends in draw after 32 moves

Vishwanathan Anand chose to play 1. d4 than his usual 1.e4 against Kramnik in second game of WCC.

The psychological warfare has actually begun where Vishy has surprised kramnik by playing d4 whereas kramnik and his crew would have prepared for e4. (kings pawn opening.)

It was vishy’s first white game of World chess championship [...]

Anand vs. Kramnik in World Chess Championship: first game starts with draw

I’m sure all indian chess players will be eager to follow the world chess championship which is currently going on in Bonn (Germany).

The long awaited match between Viswanathan Anand (Elo. 2783) of India and Vladimir Kramnik (Elo. 2772) of Russia began today.

The championship match consists of 12 games, from 14′th october to [...]

India’s first ever individual gold by Abhinav Bindra :-)

I’m feeling so happy after indian prayers being answered and we grabbed our First ever individual Gold.

Abhinav Bindra has won India’s first every individual Olympic Gold medal on monday with a thrilling come-from behind victory in the men’s 10 metres air rifle event.

India's Abhinav Bindra won the gold medal. (Photo credit: Xinhua)

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Day 1 at Beijing Olympics: Mix performance by indian team

In the individual archery ranking round, Mangal Singh Champia is ranked second. He missed first rank by just one point (678 against the 679 by the leader). He is ranked seconds means he will play the guy who is at position 63. Saina Nehwal was too good for her Russian opponent and has entered into [...]

Indian Dream at Beijing Olympics……

Today, it was wonderful opening ceremony of Olympic at the National Stadium in Beijing, China. China organised the awesome grand spectacular opening ceremony.

Few of the photographs from the opening show are as follows: (Taken from Rediff.com)

Indian team at Beijing Olympics _ Rathore bearing the flag

I really want and hope that this [...]