Greater Noida, Oct 16 (ANI): India’s first Formula 1 driver, Narain Karthikeyan said that he believes the Formula 1 race could have been more interesting world over if racers other than three times F1 champion, Sebastian Vettel too emerged victorious. He said this in the course of a news conference at the mega racing track in Greater Noida of Uttar Pradesh. On October 13, Red Bull's, Vettel won the Japanese Grand Prix but was made to wait for his fourth successive Formula One title after Ferrari's Fernando Alonso finished fourth. The 26-year-old German's fourth win at Suzuka in the last five years left him with a lead of 90 points over Alonso. India is scheduled to hold the next Grand Prix on October 27. Commenting on these events, Karthikeyan said that though he has great respect for Red Bull and Vettel, he would love to see other participants on the podium at the racing tacks.
Oct 16, 2013
New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): God of cricket Sachin Tendulkar will play his farewell 200th Test at the Wankhede Stadium, his home ground. The BCCI has confirmed the venues for upcoming West Indies series and has chosen Eden Gardens and Wankhede Stadium for the two Tests. The ace cricketer reportedly wanted to play his last game in Mumbai, from where he started his career. He had also expressed his strong desire to have his mother watch him play in his final Test match. In spite of a 24-year-long career, his mother has never seen her son play an international game in a stadium - another privilege for Wankhede now that she is expected to be present.
Oct 15, 2013
New Delhi, Oct 15 (ANI): Sachin Tendulkar will play his farewell 200th Test at the Wankhede Stadium. The BCCI on Tuesday confirmed that the second match of the two-Test series against West Indies in November will be played at the cricketer's home ground. Meanwhile, former cricketer Kirti Azad wished him luck and said that he hopes he makes a double century in his last match in Mumbai, from where he started his career.
Oct 15, 2013
Colombo, Oct 11 (ANI): Sri Lanka's cricket players on Friday paid tribute to Sachin Tendulkar, the world's most prolific international run-scorer, after he announced his retirement. Tendulkar said on Thursday (October 10) that he was retiring from all forms of cricket after playing his 200th test match against West Indies next month. Sri Lankan Cricketer Kumar Sangakkara said it was the end of an amazing career. Former Sri Lankan opening bowler and the current bowling coach of the national team, Chaminda Vaas said Tendulkar was a tough opponent.
Oct 11, 2013
Mumbai, Oct 11 (ANI): As the cricket legend, Sachin Tendulkar announced that he would be retiring from international cricket after playing his 200th Test against the West Indies; Bollywood actors said that Sachin Tendulkar can never retire in anybody’s eyes and he is a legend. Earlier Sachin Tendulkar had announced that he would be retiring from international cricket after playing his 200th Test against the West Indies.
Oct 11, 2013
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