first_imgStar cricketer Yuvraj Singh’s wedding has been the cynosure of all eyes for quite some time now. Yuvraj, who tied the knot with Bollywood actress Hazel Keech on November 30 in Chandigarh, headed to Goa for the second round of celebrations.While the Chandigarh wedding was an intimate affair according to Sikh traditions and was attended by close family and friends, the Goa wedding was held according to Hindu rituals and was graced by prominent personalities, including India Test captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood star Anushka Sharma.   What followed was a lavish reception party held in Delhi Wednesday evening. And like the other parties, this too was attended by a host of celebrities from cricket and politics.From Mahendra Singh Dhoni to Sourav Ganguly and Harbhajan Singh, the reception had an impressive guest list.While all eyes were on the newly-wed couple, there was, however, one man who managed to grab the limelight with his ever-so-unique ways.Yes, you read that right! It was Virender Sehwag who wore the ‘crown’ on Yuvraj’s big day.The former India opener uploaded a picture of himself on social media wearing a ‘natural crown’, adding to his rich haul of antics. Sehwag, who retired from all forms of cricket in 2015, has turned into a Twitter celebrity and leaves his nearly 8 million followers in splits with his funny birthday wishes and comments.(Picture credit: Viral Bhayani)Click here to Enlarge advertisement(Picture credit: Viral Bhayani)Click here to Enlarge(Picture credit: Viral Bhayani)Click here to Enlarge(Picture credit: Viral Bhayani)Click here to Enlargelast_img read more

first_imgMilan Spalletti hails Inter’s derby hero Icardi as ‘complete striker’ Dom Farrell Last updated 2 years ago 07:11 10/16/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) MauroIcardi - cropped Getty Images Milan Internazionale v Milan Internazionale Serie A The Argentine won rich praise from his head coach after his day hat-trick sunk AC Milan at San Siro Inter boss Luciano Spalletti lauded Mauro Icardi as the complete striker after his captain cast himself as the hat-trick hero in a stunning 3-2 Derby della Madonnina triumph over AC Milan.Argentina international Icardi opened the scoring with his first goal from open play since August and another brilliantly instinctive finish restored Inter’s advantage after Suso’s equaliser for Milan, who rallied impressively during the second half.Inter 9/2 to beat Napoli Article continues below Editors’ Picks Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Samir Handanovic own goal meant a third consecutive 2-2 draw in this fixture was on the cards, but Icardi stepped up in nerveless fashion to dispatch a 90th-minute penalty after Ricardo Rodriguez was adjudged to have fouled Danilo D’Ambrosio.”Mauro was grandiose today. Grandiose,” Spalletti told Mediaset Premium.”Despite all the responsibility poured on his shoulders, he has the humility to listen to advice and works hard dropping back to win the ball.”Icardi is a complete striker and for his age shoulders so much responsibility.”Inter are unbeaten in eight Serie A games under Spalletti, winning seven, and have a mouth-watering trip to face leaders Napoli on the agenda next weekend.22 – This is the first time since Serie A 2002-03 that Inter collect 22 points over the starting 8 games of the season. Sprint. #InterMilan pic.twitter.com/cYB9pdayg5— OptaPaolo (@OptaPaolo) October 15, 2017Nevertheless, the former Roma head coach conceded his side had been given a fright by their spirited neighbours.”At times in the second half we were pushed too deep and forced back, whereas in the first half we kept the ball down and tried to pass through the centre with the diamond midfield,” he said.”Winning these games gives you enthusiasm but, if you analyse it carefully, we were very professional to understand the right moments of the match.”We had the right determination for the derby. However, we have got to improve and do more, because at times we were really struggling.”last_img read more