Tag Archives: weakness

World Cup 2015: West Indies again on song in Packer-hit tourney

By Kushal Chakraborty When West Indies skipper Clive Lloyd grounded Geoffrey Boycott’s catch in the 1979 ICC World Cup final at Lord’s, there were some whispers that the mistake was deliberate as the English opener’s slow batting was helping the Caribbean cause. Even Lloyd’s teammate Vivian Richards later remarked it was "contrived", though the captain denied it. While the dropped ...

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ICC 2015 World Cup team preview – Australia

By Arjun Prasad It is finally time for the eleventh edition of the prestigious ICC cricket World Cup tournament and this time, we move from the turning tracks in Asia to the bouncy pitches of Australia and New Zealand. Speaking of the host country, Australia are by far the most accomplished side in the tournament notching up four World Cups ...

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How Brain Controls Muscle strength with Imagery Exercise?

New evidence shows a direct link between brain function and muscle strength in human body, according to researchers at the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine. The researchers have found that mental imagery exercises can prevent muscles from getting weaker after not being used for extended periods of time, which can help to treat patients undergoing neurorehabilitation, especially after ...

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Sensationalism is Media’s Weakness, says Javadekar

Falling prey to sensationalism is the biggest weakness of media, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said Tuesday. "Media’s biggest strength is that it can shape public opinion and biggest weakness is that it falls prey to sensationalism," Javadekar said Tuesday. In a recorded message for the inaugural session of the 8th South Asia Dialogue on ‘The Role of Media ...

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Pro Kabaddi Final: Jaipur Pink Panthers vs U Mumba Match Preview: Will Bachchan’s Team Overwhelm with Win?

Pro Kabaddi 2014 finalists Jaipur Pink Panthers clash with U Mumba, while Patna Pirates and Bengaluru Bulls will clash an hour before for the third place in the the Star Sports Pro Kabaddi League at the NSCI Stadium in Mumbai at 21:00 hours. [Jaipur Pink Panthers win Finals 25-24, with Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan cheering them throughout the ...

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IPL 2014: Kolkata Knight Riders – Team Preview, Strength & Weakness, Prediction

Owned by Bollywood Badshah Shah Rukh Khan among others, Kolkata Knight Riders, led by formidable skipper Gautam Gambhir, defeated the mighty Chennai Super Kings in 2012 title but failed to live up to the expectations in 2013 by winning merely six matches out of the 16 they played. Though Gautam Gambhir, who took the reins from Saurav Ganguly, was consistent ...

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