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Virat Kohli’s consistently brilliant performances in recent years have led to him being compared with Sachin Tendulkar, who is often regarded as the gold standard of batting.

Star Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh on Tuesday dealt with the difficult task of comparing Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli rather skillfully. Speaking to NDTV, the off-spinner termed the Indian cricket captain as a champion player but went on to add that the Master Blaster would always remain number one. Kohli’s consistently brilliant performances in recent

Feb 22, 2017 / by sportale / No Comments

I place Sachin Tendulkar higher than Virat Kohli because of the kind of bowlers he faced, says Harbhajan Singh

Ace off-spinner Harbhajan Singh termed Indian captain Virat Kohli as “an intense cricketer” who thrives on responsibility. “Virat (Kohli) is a very intense cricketer. He likes to take on the responsibility and expects the same from his team. That has really worked well and the team has performed beyond expectations,” Harbhajan said during a session

Feb 22, 2017 / by sportale / No Comments

I will place Sachin Tendulkar higher than Virat Kohli: Harbhajan Singh

PUNE: Ace off-spinner Harbhajan Singh termed Indian captain Virat Kohli as “an intense cricketer” who thrives on. “Virat (Kohli) is a very intense cricketer. He likes to take on the responsibility and expects the same from his team. That has really worked well and the team has performed beyond expectations,” Harbhajan said during a session

Feb 22, 2017 / by sportale / No Comments

We tried to get Virat Kohli to Mumbai Indians, reveals Harbhajan Singh

What’s the story? Out of favour Indian off-spinner, Harbhajan Singh, was full of praise for arguably the world’s best batsman at the moment, Virat Kohli, calling the Indian skipper his ‘little brother.’ The Jalandhar-born Indian cricketer is a part of India’s maiden sports lit fest that is taking place in Pune which also features Kohli,

Feb 22, 2017 / by sportale / No Comments

Current Australian side weakest, don’t know their cricketers: Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan Singh, architect of many wins over Australia, has dismissed the current side from Down Under which is set to play a four-Test series against Indian cricket team, starting on Thursday. “This is the weakest Aussie side. There are no Waughs, no Gilchrist, no Hayden or Ponting and McGrath. That was the champion team who

Feb 22, 2017 / by sportale / No Comments

Readying to hear the unheard tales of sportspersons

The responsibility of being the number one batsman for the team and captaincy has been the biggest driving force for the persona of Virat Kohli. Millions of cricket fans around the world may get to see Kohli as a very aggressive captain, but the man behind the face on television screens is very different. That

Feb 17, 2017 / by sportale / No Comments

Kohli, Sehwag To Attend India’s Maiden Sports Lit Fest (NDTV, 14th Feb 2017)

https://sports.ndtv.com/cricket/pune-to-host-indias-maiden-sports-lit-fest-1659442

Feb 15, 2017 / by sportale / No Comments

Pune to host India’s maiden sports lit fest (Sportstar, 13th Feb 2017)

The first of its kind, Pune will host a two-day sport-themed literary festival — SporTale on February 21 and 22. It will feature sports stars, editors, writers and authors. There will be 38 luminaries from the field of sports, media, cinema, books and photography. Sharing the inside stories of their journeys will be 15 sports

Feb 14, 2017 / by sportale / No Comments

Festival of untold sports tales (The Hindu, 13th Feb 2017)

Virender Sehwag weaving magic with 140 characters (as he is known to on Twitter), Shane Warne spinning words to author an autobiography and the stories that helped shape Virat Kohli’s successes… All this and more will unfold as the festival of untold sports tales is scheduled to be held in the literary city of India,

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India’s first sport litfest, SporTale, to be launched in Pune (InsideSport, 13th Feb 2017)

Sports stars, editors, advertising professionals, writers and authors will gather in Pune later this month for SporTale, a festival on sports literature, to narrate untold stories from the world of sport. Read more…https://goo.gl/rE9keD

Feb 14, 2017 / by sportale / No Comments
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