Coronavirus Outbreak: Vidya Balan, Ali Fazal conclude PPE kit donation drive spearheaded by Atul Kasbekar
Atul Kasbekar said it is important to celebrate all the frontline workers, who are actively working to control the coronavirus outbreak in India.
'Maybe BCCI is not happy with my performance, I accept that as a professional', says Sanjay Manjrekar on commentary panel exit
One of the most accomplished voices among Indian experts, Manjrekar, who got embroiled in controversies in recent years for some of his views on air, was axed from the BCCI's commentary panel for the South Africa series recently.
Sanjay Manjrekar admitted that 2019 has been the worst year for him as an analyst and commentator, referring to his controversial bits and pieces remark aimed at Ravindra Jadeja and later, his on-air spat with Harsha Bhogle.
'Be benevolent... don't talk about war, cultural differences': Full text of Harsha Bhogle's Facebook post amid anti-CAA, NRC protests
Amid ongoing protests across the country against the amended Citizenship Act and the National Register of Citizens, celebrated cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle urged the government to not talk on war and cultural differences
Anand Mahindra, Vijay Shekhar Sharma among others congratulate Sundar Pichai on becoming Alphabet CEO
Mahindra and Mahindra Chairman Anand Mahindra and Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma among others took to Twitter to congratulate Google CEO Sundar Pichai for becoming the head of Alphabet — the internet giant’s parent company.
Is cricket commentary in India going the TV news way? Sanjay Manjrekar's on-air jibe at Harsha Bhogle suggests so
It was extremely silly of Manjrekar to lose his shirt over a discussion, especially as Bhogle was doing his job of probing and prising out the expert’s views to the novel concept of pink-ball cricket.
Doosra director Abhinay Deo explains why Sourav Ganguly's 2002 shirt swinging moment goes far beyond cricket
Abhainay Deo has directed Doosra, a docu-fiction film that captures the societal impact of Sourav Ganguly swininging his shirt in the air in 2002.
The trailer of Doosra features glimpses of TV interviews of several known personality talking about India's historic NatWest win.
Firspost Spodcast Episode 78: Virat Kohli's 'leave India' comments, Indians at the China Open and more on our daily podcast
Virat Kohli's comments asking people to leave India if they don't like Indian batsmen, Indian players at the China Open — we discuss these stories and more on Episode 78 of Spodcast.
Virat Kohli clarifies 'leave India' comment; backs freedom of choice while urging fans to take it light
Kohli courted controversy on Wednesday when he asked a fan to "leave the country" while responding to his comment that he found the Indian skipper over-rated.
Indian cricket team coach Ravi Shastri under fire after team's 4-1 Test series defeat against England
India coach Ravi Shastri has come under fire for his side's humiliating 4-1 Test series loss to England – a second consecutive away defeat for the world's top-ranked side.
Alan Wilkins opens up on life as sports broadcaster, dismissing Viv Richards and narrating Sachin Tendulkar's dismissal in farewell Test
The power of the spoken word is such that it stays within our veins for a time immemorial. The responsibility is so huge that a word here or there can cause storm, especially in sports where fans are very closely attached to their heroes and teams.
Salman Khan chills at a roadside dhaba; Irrfan Khan tweets for the first time since illness: Social Media Stalker's Guide
Salman Khan was spotted at an unusual place while Irrfan Khan sent out his first tweet since the rare disease.
'Was so nervous, I think my tongue was swollen in my mouth': Natalie Germanos on her first broadcasting experience and challenges of profession
Natalie Germanos who has worked in the broadcasting industry for more than a decade, opens up on the challenges of the profession, her first commentary experience and much more in a chat with Firstpost.
Here's how Twitter reacted to India captain Virat Kohli's 34th ODI century
Sunil Gavaskar, Sanjay Manjrekar among BCCI-contracted commentators likely to be asked to stop writing columns: Report
Besides writing sponsored columns, Gavaskar is contracted with a news channel, and is also associated with a private firm that rates and awards cricketers. Manjrekar and Bhogle write sponsored columns.
India vs New Zealand: Virat Kohli and Co's brand of never-say-die attitude could be the template for cricket in future
If this generation of India cricketers can sustain this attitude and pass it on to the next generation, then it wouldn't be far-fetched to imagine a time 20-30 years from now when 'Indianism' in cricket will be glorified by a distinguished writer.
Here's how cricketers and commentators wished former India opener Virender Sehwag on his 39th birthday.
As it stands, while the two wins by the minnows, Bangladesh and West Indies, are surely historic, there is no change in the existing state of affairs when it comes to Test cricket.
Lodha committee wants Sunil Gavaskar and other BCCI commentators to sign undertaking to avoid conflict of interest
Sunil Gavaskar's relationship with a player's management firm was earlier brought into light by Ramchandra Guha in his letter after resignation from CoA.