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Happy Birthday Rohit Sharma

Happy Birthday Rohit Sharma: India's 'Hitman' turns 33

  • Apr 30, 2020
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As the ace cricketer Rohit Sharma turns 33 on Thursday, let's go on a memory path and revive the three tons that the right-handed batsman scored in ODI format.Rohit, popularly known as "Hitman", made his ODI debut on June 23, 2007.209 v. Australia, Bangalore, 2013Batting First, Rohit was slow and took some time to build innings. However, as soon as he got a scheme of things, Rohit started chasing the bowlers and before passing the 100 Play mark. After reaching his century, he changed gears and continued raising his first double century in ODI. Then he went to play a knock of 209 with only 158 balls. These innings helped India score 383 runs on the board, and this effort helped the team win the match with 57 runs.264 Against Sri Lanka, Calcutta, 2014Rohit scored 264 runs in only 173 balls against Sri Lanka at Eden Gardens, Kolkata, and this knock remains the highest score of any batsman in 50 over format to date. The 32-year-old took a break when he was only scoring 4 runs, and the batsman got the most out of him while scoring an additional 260 runs to make Sri Lankan bowlers toil on the field.208 Against Sri Lanka, Mohali, 2017First batting, Rohit Sharma continued to play a knock of 208 off only 153 balls bringing the men's in the blue score to 392/4. Right-handed batsman innings was studded with 13 four and 12 sixes. This effort helped India win the match by 141 runs.At the Cricket World Cup 2019, Rohit Sharma finished the tournament as the highest run-scorer after scoring 648 runs from just nine matches at an average of 81.00.During the tournament, he also became the first batsman who scored five centuries in one single edition of the World Cup.Rohit, who is now vice-caption of the ODI Team, has played 224 ODIs, 108 T20Is, and 32 tests so far.Read More: 20 interesting facts about Sachin TendulkarLatest Sports News, Top Sports News

Sachin Tendulkar

20 interesting facts about Sachin Tendulkar

  • Apr 24, 2020
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Sachin TendulkarWhen Sachin Tendulkar announced his retirement from the cricket test on Thursday, here is a compilation of some interesting facts about the little teacher.Sachin Tendulkar is the first active cricketer from India to be nominated for Rajya Sabha.As an aspiring fast fast bowler, Dennis Lillee MRF Pace in 1987 rejected the young Sachin Tendulkar.During the 1987 World Cup, Sachin was a ball boy in the match between India and Zimbabwe at Wankhede Stadium. He was 14 years old at the time.Sachin Tendulkar sent Pakistan as a substitute during a one-day training match against India at Brabourne Stadium in 1988.During his early days, Tendulkar would get a coin from his coach Ramakant Achrekar if he can pass a full communication session without being fired. Tendulkar has 13 of these currencies.In October 1995, Sachin became the richest cricketer player when he signed a five-year contract worth Rs. 31.5 crores with World Tel.Sachin Tendulkar was sleeping with the cricket team during his junior days.Sachin Tendulkar loves to collect perfumes and watches.Tendulkar's first car was a Maruti-800.Sachin Tendulkar was the first international batsman to be given him a third-umpire In 1992, on the second day of the Durban Test, a shot was taken by Jonty Rhodes Tendulkar under the fold. After watching TV replays, he was tried. South African Karl Liebenberg was the third referee in the match.At the age of 19, Sachin Tendulkar became the youngest Indian to play cricket in the district.The first advertisement in which Sachin appeared was for a sticking plaster.The first brand approved by Sachin Tendulkar was 'Boost'. was so He was seen alongside  Kapil Dev in several of his trailer films, whose debut took place in 1990.In his first test match, English soccer player Alan Mulally complained that Sachin Tendulkar was hitting a broader bat than a regular willow. Sachin Tendulkar has started centuries in his first games in the Ranji, Duleep and Irani Trophy.Sachin Tendulkar was taken to the square in his first appearance in Ranji by his then- captain, Ravi Shastri.Sachin Tendulkar uses a very heavy bat fold, weighing 3.2 lbs. Only South Africa`s Lance Klusener used a heavier bat in world cricket.Sachin Tendulkar, who is considered a calm person, was very bullied at school.Sachin Tendulkar went to see the red movie in 1995 with a beard and a costume. It all went wrong when his glasses fell off and the audience recognized him in the movie theater.Sachin Tendulkar received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award and Padma Shri from the Indian government. He is the only Indian cricketer to get it all.Read More: Online Games: Top 10 Most Popular Online Games in 2020

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CHECK OUT SHIKHAR DHAWAN'S AMAZING TATTOOS AND THE HIDDEN MEANINGS

  • Apr 20, 2020
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SHIKHAR DHAWAN'S AMAZING TATTOOSShikhar Dhawan is an Indian cricketer. He is a left-handed opening batsman and occasionally plays right-arm off-break bowler. Dhawan plays for Delhi in domestic cricket and for the Delhi Capitals team in the IPL (Indian Premier League). Shikhar Dhawan has earlier played for the Indian Under-17 and Under-19 teams before he made his debut for Delhi in the year 2004.Shikhar Dhawan is one of the Indian cricketers who sports tattoos on many parts of his body, especially on his biceps. He loves tattoos and is addicted to getting inked, and so does his half-Bengali wife. Shikhar Dhawan got his first tattoo at the age of 15. He got the tattoo without telling his parents.1. His Religious TattoosShikhar Dhawan got the figures from the Indian mythology including Arjuna (the character from Mahabharat that signifies determination). He also got the tattoos of Lord Shiva and Baba Deep Singh inked on the elbow of his right arm.2. The Carpe Diem TattooShikhar Dhawan got the tattoo of a ‘Carpe Diem’ inked on the back of his left arm. The tattoo symbolizes his urge to make the most of his time at present and not worry about what will happen in the future.3. The Tribal DesignShikhar Dhawan really likes cool tribal designs and that's why he got a tribal design inked on his right shoulder and another one on his back.4.The Bird TattooShikhar Dhawan got the tattoo of a bird along with a leafless tree inked on his left calf.5.Tattoo of His Wife’s NameShikhar Dhawan got the tattoo of his wife’s name, Ayesha inked on his left wrist.  This tattoo shows his gesture of love for his wife. Shikhar Dhawan married his wife Ayesha Mukherjee the year 2012.Read More: CHECK OUT HARDIK PANDYA'S AMAZING TATTOOS AND THE HIDDEN MEANINGS

CHECK OUT HARDIK PANDYA'S AMAZING TATTOOS AND THE HIDDEN MEANINGS

CHECK OUT HARDIK PANDYA'S AMAZING TATTOOS AND THE HIDDEN MEANINGS

  • Apr 17, 2020
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Hardik Pandya amazing tattoosHardik Pandya is one of the most stylish Indian cricketers and the girls are all in love with him. Hardik has so many tattoos on his body and he loves to get them inked. He doesn't just get them inked but there's a meaning behind each of his tattoos. His charm is irresistible and his body inks add more to this guy's charm.1. Believe TattooHardik Pandya has got a “Believe” tattoo on his left arm.2.Tiger TattooHardik Pandya got a 'tiger' tattoo inked on his body. This tattoo is Hardik's favourite one among all his tattoos. The tiger tattoo is a representation of the strength and courage to win.3. The “never give up” TattooHardik Pandya has got a "never give up" tattoo inked on his right arm. It is an interesting one of a fighter who is carrying a sword. It is inked on the inner side of his right arm. Tattoo of the phrase “never give up” is also linked along with it. It always gives him the motivation to keep fighting and never quit.4.“LiVE TO SUCCEED OR Die Trying” TattooHardik Pandya got a tattoo of the phrase, “Live to succeed or die trying” is inked on the bicep of his left arm.5.Paw Tattoo on NeckHardik Pandya got a 'Paw' tattoo on right side of his neck. He loves the dog so much and he showed love for two of his dogs by getting their “paws” tattooed on his neck. The tattoo has four paws, two of which have the initials (A, B) of his 2 dogs whose names are Aston Pandya and Bentley Pandya.6. Peace Symbol on NeckHardik Pandya got the tattoo of the Peace symbol inked on the left side of his neck. The peace symbol is a popular one in several cultures and does send out a warm message to one and all, that the cricketer has put all of his problems behind him and found peace in his life.7. Time Defining ClockHardik Pandya got a clock tattooed on his left forearm which also has Hardik's birth time locked in it.8.Tattoo on Right ForearmHardik Pandya has got an abstract tattoo on his right forearm. Although we do not know the hidden meaning behind this one.It is also rumoured that Pandya has got a tattoo on his right forearm with Hardik’s name inked in 16 different languages but this rumour is incorrect.Read More: KL RAHUL : SUPERB LOOKING TATTOOS AND THEIR MEANING

Check out Lionel Messi’s Tattoos and their significance in his life

Check out Lionel Messi Tattoos and their significance in his life

  • Apr 15, 2020
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Lionel Messi: Superb  Looking TattoosLionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini is an Argentine professional footballer. He plays as a forward and captains both the Spanish club Barcelona and the Argentina national team. He is one of the best players in the world and known to be one of the greatest players of all time.The Barca captain has slowly got more tattoos inked over the years. He has several tattoos that he got inked for his family. It seems like tattoos mean to modern-day footballers what perms and mustaches meant to their 1980s counterparts.Although his rival Cristiano Ronaldo does not have any tattoos because he donates blood from time to time regularly. But the Barcelona and Argentina star has an amazing share of artwork all over his body. Over the years, his collection of tattoos has grown. Messi got the inspiration from his teammate Dani Alves. Dani is known for his full-body tattoos. But, Messi was afraid of the pain so he asked his wife to get a tattoo first, and then he got his first one. He did not stop after that. All of Messi's tattoos have a significance for him. We are here to discuss Lionel Messi’s tattoos and the meaning behind getting them inked.1. His Mother’s Portrait Messi has got his Mother’s Portrait as a tattoo on the left of his back. This was the first tattoo he got, the portrait of his mother, Celia. Messi is very close to his mother and she is his lucky charm for helping him to achieve his dreams every step of the way. He is a family person whose first priority is his family. To express his love for his mother, he got the portrait of his mother tattooed on his back. Messi's mother, Celia and his brother Matias manage the charitable trust, ‘Leo Messi Foundation’ founded in the year 2007 to help those children in at-risk situations.2. The HandPrintsMessi got a ‘HandPrints’ Tattoo on the left calf muscle. When he became a father for the first time on 2nd November 2012, he got the handprints of his baby ‘Thiago’ inked on his leg. He used to miss his training just to be with Antonella, his wife at the time of their son's birth. Messi had announced the birth of his baby boy on his Facebook page, "I am the happiest man in the world today, my son is born and thanks to God for this gift! Thanks to my family for all the love and support! A hug to everyone.”3.The ‘Thiago’ TattooMessi got the name of his firstborn, ‘Thiago’ Tattooed on his left calf muscle showing his love and affection for his newborn son. He was really happy and initially got his son's handprints of his son tattooed within a heart shading tattoo. 4.The ‘Football’ TattooMessi got a ‘Football’ tattooed on his left leg. He was passionate about football from an early age. Messi used to play all the time with his brothers. Today, he is the best football player in the world has achieved all of this because of his dedication to the sport. He got the football tattoed on his leg to express his love and passion for football.5.The ‘Jesus’ TattooMessi got the tattoo of ‘Jesus’ on his right arm. He got the tattoo of Jesus’s face with a crown of thrones on his arm. This shows his religious beliefs and how he pays homage to it too.6.The ‘Lotus’ TattooMessi got the tattoo of a ‘Lotus’ on his right arm. Messi comes from a small city of Argentina, Rosaria. He is a perfect example of a person who started with nothing and became super successful in life. The Lotus tattoo on his right arm explains the same. This tattoo is a part of his full sleeve tattoo and signifies that talent can grow from anywhere. It has a spiritual meaning as well. The lotus symbolizes rebirth, new beginnings, purity, and enlightenment.7.The ‘Rose Window’ TattooMessi even got a ‘Rose Window’ Tattoo on his right elbow. The ‘rose window’ is a prominent tattoo of his sleeve tattoo. It has been inspired by the Sagrada Familia church located in Barcelona.8.‘King Crown’ TattooMessi got the ‘King Crown’ Tattoo on his right arm. He got this tattoo inked for his beautiful wife Antonella Roccuzzo who has a similar kind of tattoo on her right arm. His wife Antonella Roccuzzo has got the ‘queen crown’ tattoo on her right arm.9.The ‘Antonella Eye’ TattooMessi got the tattoo of his Wife Antonella’s eye inked on his right arm. He had known her since he was 5 years old and they started dating in the year 2008. The couple was blessed with their first son Thiago in the year 2012. Their second son, Mateo was born in the year 2015. Messi and Antonella got married in the year 2017 and their third son was born in the year 2018.10.The ‘Giant Clock’Messi got the tattoo of a ‘Giant Clock’ inked on his right forearm. Other than this giant clock that runs across his entire right forearm, he even got timepiece cogs. This signifies that time is the most valuable thing in a person's lifetime.11.The ‘Timepiece Cogs’ TattooMessi got the  ‘Timepiece Cogs’ Tattoo on his right forearm. These tattoos are known to be a reminder of the passing time. It is a  reflection of wanting to live in the present moment instead of looking in the past or worrying about the future.12.‘Rosary’ TattooMessi got a ‘Rosary’ Tattoo on his right forearm. The football superstar got a rosary tattoo that makes the outline of his hometown, Rosario. Roberto Loper, Messi’s tattoo artist said that at first, they intended to create a rosary that depicts the stories of Messi's life through images. He also got the maps of South America and Europe tattooed and to cover the entire area, and give it a unique look, orange coloured flowers were also inked. Roberto said,13.The ‘Map of South America and Europe’Messi even got the tattoo of the ‘Map of South America and Europe’ inked on his right arm, but we do not know the exact location of this tattoo and there is not a piece of clear cut information available about this tattoo.14.The tattoo of No. '10'Messi has got a tattoo of No. 10 inked on his left leg. Messi's jersey number for both ‘FC Barcelona’ and ‘Argentina National Football’ team is the number 10.  Earlier, his entire sleeve of a dagger with wings and roses pattern which he later got covered. And now he just has the handprints, number 10, and the football tattoos on his left leg.15.The tattoo of the ‘Dagger with Wings’Messi got the tattoo of the ‘Dagger with Wings’ inked on his left leg. Some while ago, he used to have the dagger with wings tattoo covered with a rose pattern surrounding it. For this tattoo, the footballer was trolled several times on the social media because of which he got the tattoos covered on his left leg. Now, he only has the name of his song along with his handprints, the number 10, and the football tattoo on his left leg.16.The ‘Birthdates’ TattooMessi has got the ‘Birthdates’ Tattoo on both his legs. On his left leg, inside the heart-shaped handprints tattoo of his firstborn son Thiago, he got the birthdates of his three sons and his wife Antonella inked. The birthdate of Thiago is 2nd November 2012, Mateo was born on 11th September 2015, Ciro was born on 10th March 2018, and his wife Anonella’s birthdate is 26th February 1988. Other than the birthdates, Messi got the names of his sons and his wife Antonella inked on the same leg.Read More: Lionel Messi claims record sixth Ballon d'Or, Rapinoe wins women's award

KL RAHUL : SUPERB LOOKING TATTOOS AND THE THEIR MEANING

KL RAHUL : SUPERB LOOKING TATTOOS AND THEIR MEANING

  • Apr 13, 2020
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KL RAHUL: SUPERB LOOKING TATTOOSKL Rahul or Kannur Lokesh Rahul is a player of the Indian cricket team for a while now. The famous cricketer has earned a huge fan following in a very short period of time with his superb cricket skills. KL Rahul has earlier revealed his love for tattoos with his several tattoos. He even told the press that he has drawn the inspiration from Virat Kohli’s style statements. He is addicted to tattoos and he really wants to get more tattoos on various other parts of his body. He has received praise for his batting skills and his calm attitude both on and off the field. His tattoos cover most of his arms and look terrific on him. You must be feeling curious about the meaning behind all of his tattoos, so let's talk about each of his tattoo and the meaning it holds in his life.1. Lighthouse on his left forearmKL Rahul has got a lighthouse tattoo. This tattoo is really special to him as it reminds him of his home. He grew up in the city of Mangaluru by the beach before shifting to Bengaluru to pursue his cricket dream. Now looking at this precious tattoo on his arm always reminds him of those memories he made back at home by the beach in Mangaluru.2.A Key with ram hornsThis key was customized to have ram horns on it because Rahul's zodiac sign is Aries. This key goes around his forearm and the meaning behind it is to be open to learning new things and breaking any barriers with new experiences.3.A Clock Tattoo on his bicepKL Rahul got a clock tattoo on the inside of his left bicep with the hands of the clock at 11 o’clock. This is because he was born at 11 o’clock and that's why the clock hands are tattooed at this position.There is the tattoo of the famous Latin phrase “Veni, Vidi, vici”, which means “come, see, conquer” inked around the clock. This phrase signifies KL Rahul’s time as a cricketer of the Indian Team has begun and he will conquer the world with his bat.4.The all-seeing eye on his left armKL Rahul got this tattoo as a reminder to him that his grandparents are always watching over him and protecting him always.5. Deshi Basara wrote on his right forearmThe famous cricketer is a big fan of the comic book superhero Batman. The phrase "Deshi Basara" means “to rise up”. This was taken from the Batman film "The Dark Knight Rises," in the year 2012.6.Number 284 inked in Roman numeralsThis is KL Rahul's 284th cap tattoo we are talking about. This tattoo is on the right side of his torso. 284 is KL Rahul's Test cap number for India. He is the 284th cricketer playing for the Indian national cricket team. This is the reason why this tattoo is so precious to him. He has worked really hard to earn this spot in the Indian Cricket team.7. His parents' names are inked on his wristsKL Rahul has got his mother’s name tattooed on his left wrist (Rajeshwari) and his father's name on his right wrist (Lokesh). There is a lovely meaning behind getting these tattoos, KL Rahul said that when he got so many tattoos his parents started to get annoyed so he went and got his mother and father's names tattooed on both his wrists. Other TattoosWhen KL Rahul was just 17 years old, he got his first tattoo. It was a giant wing on his back. He even has the tattoo of his dog Simba on his back. He is too attached to his dog.His most recent tattoo is on his left hand. It is number one. He got the number one tattoo as his jersey number is one in the Indian team. On his bicep, he even has the number XI tattoo. This was his jersey number when he had started playing for the country.There is a rose tattoo on his left hand that signifies "new beginnings." He has a tattoo of arrows on his left hand. This one is to protect him from any kind of harm. Also, there is an owl tattoo on his left hand which symbolizes wisdom and knowledge.All across his body, KL Rahul has tattoos for water, air and sun which are the three basic elements that have some importance to him.Read More: Virat Kohli: Superb looking tattoos and their meaning

Virat Kohli's superb looking tattoos and the their meaning

Virat Kohli : Superb looking tattoos and their meaning

  • Apr 09, 2020
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Virat Kohli is a famous Indian Cricket player. He is popularly known in the country for his aggressive batting style. Virat Kohli has been the Captain of the Indian Cricket Team. Another thing people love about him is his looks, physique and definitely his tattoos. Here we have given a description of each of his 11 tattoos. Each of his tattoos has a story and tells us about a turning point in the life of this cricketer.1.GOD’S EYE TattooThis first tattoo is made on his left shoulder. It is 'God's Eye.' Kohli explains this tattoo saying “I call it God’s eye. It is the all-seeing eye. Everything that is happening all around us is being watched and someone is there always keeping a count of everything you are doing. So this makes you feel connected in a way and makes you understand the essence of life. What we should be doing as a human being and what our goals in life are."2. Japanese Samurai TattooThere is a tattoo of a Japanese Samurai warrior with a raised sword on his upper left arm. One of his favorite tattoos, Kohli finds his strength from this sword and has studied the values of self-discipline and self-constraint from the Samurai. The Samurais have been depicted as the warriors of earlier times Japan who believed in living their lives with loyalty to their master, self-discipline and ethical behavior. 3.‘175’ TattooThere is a tattoo on his left arm of his ODI cap number "175".4.‘269’ TattooThere is another such tattoo on his upper left hand of his Test Cap number '269'. We know that this tattoo is also important to Virat Kohli when he said, “These numbers will always remain with me cuz looking back 200 years from now, my name will be right there in front of these numbers. These numbers are special to me so I decided to get them inked.”5.His Mother's Name There is another tattoo of his mother's name on his upper left arm, ‘Saroj’.Read More: Virat Kohli remains India's most valuable celebrity for 3rd straight year6.His Father's Name Apart from his mother's name, Kohli got his father’s name inscribed on his left hand. Both his father and mother supported him all throughout his life. He respects his parents and has a special place for them in his heart. 7.Lord Shiva TattooHe got the tattoo of Lord Shiva on his left forearm. Virat Kohli worships Lord Shiva. So, he got a tattoo of Lord Shiva with the picture of him meditating on the mount Kailash near Lake Mansarovar.8.Monastery TattooHe has a Monastery inscribed on his left shoulder. This tattoo is the symbol of a place of complete peace and power.9.Scorpio TattooHe even has a Scorpio Tattoo on his upper right arm. Scorpio is his zodiac sign that he got inked on his right bicep. 10.OM Tattoo on ShoulderHe also got an OM tattoo (the religious letter in Hinduism,  ) near the God’s Eye tattoo on his shoulder. The Om tattoo is a symbol of spiritualism. The symbol is the universal sound, which is the most consistent thing in the whole universe. Kohli says, “I have started to understand this now… So, I now realize is that I’m meant to be where I am and this is not something random,” 11.Tribal TattooGot a Tribal Tattoo on his right forearm. This tattoo is a symbol of aggression so Kohli got this tattoo.Read More: 15 Interesting Facts about Virat Kohli