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Gourav Pilania

Gourav Pilania is the Head of Content at ProSports11. He is also a guest writer for The Hindu, India Today, Sportskeeda, The Roar, BlastingNews, and SportsCafe. He can be followed on twitter @pilania_gourav. Massive Liverpool FC supporter.

A huge leap of faith

“There will be no parade for our play-off win. The parades are for when you win something really big. We’re Aston Villa, we have parades when we win leagues and cups.” So read the...

Despair here, Hope there

The world needs more losers like New Zealand; glorious and gracious when they fall.

Gary Gilmour's Roy of the Rovers moment in 1975 World Cup semifinal

Overcast conditions and grassy pitch with a slight tinge of dampness – The Headingley track in 1975 World Cup semi-final between two of the cricket’s biggest rivals was the ‘wildest-dream-come-true’ moment for the Australian...

India vs New Zealand, WC semi-final 1: Win the toss, bat first and win the game?

Win the toss, bat first and win the game – This particular strategy has paid off the teams rich dividends in 2019 Cricket World Cup. India take on New Zealand tomorrow in the first...

World Cup History: Most iconic pictures from the India-Pakistan rivalry

Cricket, fortunately, managed to unite people. The scars that history had given both sides were forgotten when 22 players entered the cricket field. Both countries battled it out with a bat and ball. Not...

ICC World Cup 2019 | Highest run scorers in each edition of Cricket World Cup

Cricket World Cup 2019 is just a couple of days away and it is going to be one of the most competitive and exciting World Cups to watch. The 12th edition of World Cup...

From Duncan Fletcher's Roy Of The Rovers Moment to Trent Johnson's famous six: 5 biggest upsets in Cricket World Cup's history

On a day when St Patrick, one of Ireland’s patron saints, gets celebrated by the Irishmen, Trent Johnson’s men pulled off the unthinkable 12 years ago. Ireland’s team wrote their name in World Cup’s...

Cricket World Cup | QUIZ: Who took the most wickets during 1996 World Cup?

Do you think you are a ‘Know-It-All’ when it comes to the history of Cricket World Cup? Let’s find out. In case you haven’t read our series on the mega success of IPL, please...

Part III: One season wonders and huge IPL paychecks

Now that we know how big the Indian Premier League is and how Lalit Modi started it all, it’s time to hop a little into the details of massive paychecks that were given to...

Part II: The brainchild of Lalit Modi – How he followed Kerry Packer’s footsteps in reinvigorating cricket

The launch of World Series Cricket (WSC) and Indian Premier League (IPL) changed cricket forever. Kerry Packer, Australia’s media mogul, and Lalit Modi, an Indian businessman and cricket administrator will always have a special...