Take a look at some throwback pictures of Little Master to celebrate occasion
The World Cup is not designed to be a cakewalk for any team. There are no easy matches, and no room for complacency, as the Indian team knew better than anyone.
Mumbai no longer city of dreams for locals? Current India cricket team composition shows migrants have had better luck
Mumbai was the go-to place for the opportunity to learn and play cricket, to find job openings, and if possible, for the very talented to vie for a place in the Indian side. But have cricketers from the ‘mayanagari’ lost out on their dreams to those from far-flung suburbs and migrants from other states?
Sachin Tendulkar, Dilip Vengsarkar among 39 former international players eligible to vote in MCA elections
This is the first time that former players are allowed to vote in the state association polls after the Lodha panel reforms have come into effect.
Shiv Sena asks Sachin Tendulkar to boycott all govt programmes after his coach Ramakant Achrekar was denied State funeral
The Shiv Sena stressed that not being accorded a state funeral did not lessen Ramakant Achrekar's contribution to the game in any way but only exposed the inefficiency of the government
Sachin Tendulkar, Vinod Kambli among students gathered to bid final farewell to coach Ramakant Achrekar
Pictures from the funeral procession of Sachin Tendulkar's childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar, who passed away in the evening of 2 January in Mumbai.
Slapping Chandrakant Pandit after triple ton to pulling up Vinod Kambli for indiscipline, Ramakant Achrekar shaped characters and cricketers
Achrekar’s selfless devotion to the game resulted in him producing the maximum number of Test cricketers for India.
Ramakant Achrekar passes away at 87: Cricket fraternity pays rich tribute to 'king among cricket gurus'
Sachin Tendulkar's childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar passed away at 87. The cricket fraternity paid rich tribute to the Dronacharya awardee.
Ramakant Achrekar passes away: Sachin Tendulkar, Vinod Kambli's childhood coach breathes his last at 87
Ramakant Achrekar, Sachin Tendulkar's coach, was conferred with Dronacharya Award in the year 1990, an award for a coach's efforts in the world of sports in India.
"Our chances are bright. We are going to win the series (in Australia). These two batsmen (Smith and Warner) are not there, so take full advantage," Vinod Kambli said.
India vs England: We understand that players are under pressure, playing for their careers, says Sanjay Bangar
World number one India trail the five-match series 0-2, but put up a solid batting display on the first day of the third game to 307 for six at stumps.
Vinod Kambli, wife Andrea file police complaint against Bollywood singer Ankit Tiwari's father after violent argument
Former Indian cricketer Vinod Kambli and his wife Andrea recently got into a tussle with a 59-year-old man, later identified as singer Ankit Tiwari's father.
The inaugural T20 Mumbai league has hit a major roadblock with a team owner pulling out of the competition even before the start of the tournament, according to multiple reports.
"His (Kohli's) attitude hasn't changed since he got into the team. I noticed that spark in him which many guys were not fond of and there were many who were criticising him for that," Tendulkar said.
India vs Sri Lanka 2017: From 1996 World Cup semi-final to unruly Cuttack fans, five instances of crowd disruption
The third ODI between India and Sri Lanka had to be halted due to crowd disruption. Here is a look at some of the other occasions when unruly crowds lost their calm and expressed their anger.
Amol Muzumdar and Rohan Gavaskar share some interesting anecdotes related to Sachin Tendulkar in the latest episode of 'Free hit', a show brought to you by Firstpost in association with Exhale Sports.
Mumbai’s gradual meltdown on the last day of the Ranji Trophy still feels barely believable as they are not a side who have ever settled for silver.
The police have registered the FIR under IPC 342, 504, 506 and 34.PC 342, 504, 506 and 34.
Two tweets, which have since been deleted, were posted by Kambli's verified account @vinodkambli349.
Highs and lows of the cricket World Cup ahead of the 2015 edition which takes place in Australia and New Zealand from February 14-March 29.