Playing for Keeps (Cricket Creek, #1) by Luann McLaneOlivia Lawson is peeved when ex-ace pitcher turned soap opera star Noah Falcon roars back into Cricket Creek, Kentucky, after all these years, to take the lead opposite her in the community theaters summer play. Noahs beloved hometown is having major financial woes and needs his status to turn this small-town play into a big-time hit. But Noah has bigger plans for this small town. And this time hes determined to show Olivia hes not just playing around-hes playing for keeps.
'Million Dollar Arm' throws spotlight on Indian athletes
Uttara Choudhury. The film tells the true story of former cricketers Rinku Singh and Dinesh Patel, who stumbled on an unusual path to baseball thanks to winning contracts through the 'Million Dollar Arm Hunt' reality TV show staged in India. Singh and Patel had never held a baseball until May , when they became the winners on the reality show and got a crack at making a career in America's national pastime. The cricket-loving duo adapted surprisingly well to baseball and developed effective pitches which topped out at around 90 mph on the radar gun. Singh, a son of a truck driver, is a professional left-handed pitcher with the Pittsburg Pirates, while Patel returned to India a few years ago after his career with the Pittsburg Pirates ended. Patel has since taken up athletics and participated in several Indian national level competitions. It shows the two Indians soldiering on bravely in tackling a foreign game and foreign country.
The film is based on the true story of baseball pitchers Rinku Singh and Dinesh Patel who were discovered by sports agent J. Bernstein after winning a reality show competition. The film stars Jon Hamm as J. The film's music is composed by A. Bernstein is a big-time sports agent who, along with his partner Ash Vasudevan , recently formed their own company. Unfortunately, all of J. Desperate to find new clients, J.
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