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Sumedh Salvi

  • #Brazinga2014: Can 'one man team' Portugal finally get it right?

    Portugal is often put down as a 'one man team' and no matter how much the fans or the manager call it nothing but a stereotype, it is disappointing yet true. Never really able to reach its full potential, the highest point of Portugal’s history was reaching the 2004 European Championship finals.

    Saturday, 7 June 2014 - 9:37pm
  • #Brazinga2014: France will look to overcome their own unpredictability

    France is one of the most unpredictable teams featuring in the World Cup. After the victory in 1998, France was eliminated in the 2002 World Cup in the group stages itself. Seeking redemption in Germany, four years later, France reached the final of the 2006 World Cup. They lost the final in the...

    Thursday, 5 June 2014 - 7:19pm
  • #Brazinga2014: Belgium should go a long way in the tournament

    Everyone is talking about Belgium and it seems fair considering the fact that they are coming back on the World Cup stage after 12 years. After topping their group in the qualifying stages Belgium looks a strong contender to go a long way in the tournament.   Filled with a host of exciting players...

    Wednesday, 4 June 2014 - 8:30pm
  • England World Cup squad: All eyes will be on Wayne Rooney

    The road to Brazil for England was a bit unsteady, unlike four years ago in 2010 where they won nine out of 10 matches going into the tournament. This time around England managed to seal qualification on the last day against Poland with a nail-biting 2-0 win.

    Tuesday, 3 June 2014 - 6:26pm
  • FIFA World Cup 2014 Team Profiles: Argentina will rely heavily on Lionel Messi despite star-studded attacking line

    A strong contender since their last World Cup triumph in 1986, Argentina has never really lived up to the hype they bring to the competition, with their players and the style of play. They last reached the finals in 1990 but since then they have been unable to get past the quarter-final stage. All...

    Friday, 30 May 2014 - 10:57pm
  • Will the FIFA World Cup trophy retire in 2030?

    As the 2014 FIFA World Cup nears and everyone is talking all about the players, the teams, possible winners and surprises, perhaps it's time to have a a look at what everyone is playing for, the FIFA World Cup trophy.

    Thursday, 29 May 2014 - 5:25pm
  • Ryan Giggs turns 40, Does age matter?

    One of football's greats, Wales and Manchester United player Sir Ryan Giggs, turned 40 on Friday, and has no immediate plans to retire from the game.

    Monday, 2 December 2013 - 6:13pm
  • Ironic deaths: Paul Walker, Steve Irwin and more

    Paul Walker was a fantastic driver and portrayed one in ,The Fast and The Furious.

    Monday, 2 December 2013 - 2:59pm
  • Comet Ison on course to sling-shot round the sun at around midnight India time tonight

    It was first spotted by Russian astronomers Vitali Nevski and Artyom Novichonok using the International Scientific Optical Network telescope last September, while it was still 585 million miles from the Sun and travelling at 90,000 miles an hour.

    Thursday, 28 November 2013 - 6:30pm
  • 5 years post 26/11, Mumbai still safe?

    I am just a common man. But I could have been a terrorist, my bag might have had guns and even then I could smoothly board the trains, without even the slightest of worry. I have started to feel more unsafe, because now I cant trust the authorities with my safety.

    Tuesday, 26 November 2013 - 9:27pm