NEW DELHI: Rohit Sharma on Wednesday became the first Indian to smack 400 sixes in international cricket. The ‘Hitman’ achieved the feat in the third T20 International of the three-match series against West Indies in Mumbai. For his milestone six, Rohit clubbed Sheldon Cottrell delivery for a maximum over the mid-wicket fence in the third over of the India innings at the Wankhede Stadium. Rohit went on to score a quick-fire 71 off 34 balls, hitting five sixes and six fours, as India post 240/3 against the Windies. Rohit takes his tally of sixes to 404 after this knock. 400 International SIXES for @ImRo45 #TeamIndia https://t.co/GMoFtqR4jl— BCCI (@BCCI) 1576071892000 With this Rohit became just the third player overall to reach the landmark. ‘Universe Boss’ Chris Gayle currently holds the record of most number of international sixes with 534 followed by retired Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi, who smashed 476 sixes during his career. … [Read more...] about Rohit Sharma becomes first Indian to hit 400 international sixes
Swashbuckling Indian opener Rohit Sharma has been appointed as the first-ever Indian brand ambassador of Spain's top division football league--La Liga. Taking to its official Twitter handle, La Liga shared a picture of the 32-year-old opener with bat and football and welcomed him on board as its brand ambassador of India. "Here he is...The new #LaLiga Brand Ambassador in India, Rohit Sharma! Welcome, @ImRo45!" the football league wrote. Here he is... The new #LaLiga Brand Ambassador in India, Rohit Sharma! Welcome, @ImRo45! pic.twitter.com/ecMsRb9rzS — LaLiga (@LaLigaEN) December 12, 2019 As a result, Rohit became the first non-footballer personality in the history of La Liga to have joined hands with the league. The development comes in the wake of a series of initiatives taken by La Liga in India since 2017. Reflecting on the same, Jose Antonio Cachaza, Managing Director, LaLiga India said that the country has a huge appetite for … [Read more...] about Rohit Sharma appointed as La Liga’s Indian brand ambassador
Hansal Mehta's Shahid is a gutsy and thought-provoking film, feels Prasanna D Zore.In the seven years that Shahid Azmi practised law, he managed to get 17 acquittals from India's lethargic judicial and callous investigative systems. He paid the price for it in 2010, when his killers pumped him with bullets at his office in a Mumbai suburb.Shahid does justice to a complex yet humane character, who went for arms training to a terrorist training camp in the POK, arrested by Indian police on his return, served jail as a TADA detainee and then was acquitted by a court of law for lack of admissible evidence.Shahid is not an in your face film. It is a subtle, thought-provoking and gutsy story of a person who believed in the power of truth and justice yet knew that the path he had taken was strewn with risks, indifference and ignominy.What tugs at your heart the most about this film is its linear narrative. Thankfully, Mehta has taken efforts to keep away from stereotyping the Indian judicial … [Read more...] about Review: DON’T MISS Shahid!
It was a full house at the Mehboob studio where Kareena Kapoor invited quite a few Bollywood celebrities for her radio show, What Women Want. And the most special of them all was her mother-in-law, actor Sharmila Tagore. While Kareena looked stunning in a one-shoulder blue top and neon green skirt , Sharmila looked graceful in a plain pink sari. A picture of the two on the sets of the show appeared online and showed Kareena sitting with her hand on Sharmila’s shoulder. A day before, husband Saif Ali Khan had joined Kareena on the show. View this post on InstagramA post shared by Kareena Kapoor Khan (@therealkareenakapoor) on Oct 1, 2019 at 3:29am PDT Later, Kajol and Kartik Aaryan also joined Kareena on the show. Kartik wore a black and white printed shirt paired with black trousers and brown leather shoes. He couldn’t stop smiling as he posed for the cameras with Kareena. Kajol also chose black for the day and was seen in a white … [Read more...] about Kareena Kapoor bonds with Sharmila Tagore, Kartik Aaryan, Kajol on her chat show, Aamir Khan seen in new look. See pics
Actor Kareena Kapoor is bringing back the second season of her radio show, Ishq FM’s What Women Want. Pictures from the shoot of first episode have arrived online and they show Kareena with an unexpected guest, her husband and actor Saif Ali Khan. Kareena is seen in a blue denim top and denim acid washed pants. Saif is seen in a black T-shirt and blue jeans. The two posed together next to the show’s logo and even held a heart shaped cushion. “Saif to say, it’s gonna be a fab episode,” read the caption shared by the FM’s official Instagram page. Kareena was joined by another guest on the show, tennis star Sania Mirza. She was seen in a blue lace dress for the show. View this post on InstagramA post shared by Ishq (@dotheishqbaby) on Sep 30, 2019 at 2:52am PDT View this post on InstagramA post shared by Ishq (@dotheishqbaby) on Sep 30, 2019 at 3:18am PDT Last year on the show, Saif asked Kareena through a call about how he could keep his wife … [Read more...] about Kareena Kapoor brings back her radio show as Saif Ali Khan, Sania Mirza pay a visit. See pics