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Cricket Pick-it Challenge Winner!

The DM Cricket Pick-it Challenge is finally over and we have a winner! Congratulations to 8th grader Ian! He had a stunning 5 point streak with 28 points in total! He was 23 points ahead of Ananya B. who finished… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.9) The Last One!

To end the DM’s Cricket Pick-it Challenge, we have our last game of the challenge. Kings XI Punjab vs Chennai Super Kings. The game will be held in Pune at 8 PM (Indian Standard Time) with Chennai to start bowling… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.8)

This is the final day of the Cricket Pick-it Challenge and we have two games for you to vote today! It’s the match between Delhi Daredevils and Mumbai Indians. The game will be held in Delhi this evening at 4… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.7)

The Knight Riders of Kolkata will have their last IPL game before the playoffs in Hyderabad against qualified Sunrisers Hyderabad. The previous game, the Knight Riders had a wonderful win against the Rajasthan Royals at their last home game in… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.6)

As we head into the final two days of the Cricket Pick-it Challenge, this weekend we are having two games each day as this game would be the first game of saturday. Do not worry! You still have time as… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.5)

Second place Chennai Super Kings will face off bottom table Delhi Daredevils at the Feroz Shah Kotla Ground in Delhi tonight and all of the seats are already booked! Even though Delhi is predicted to not make the playoffs this… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.4)

The Royal Challengers of Bengaluru will face off top of the table Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. This is a really crucial game for Bangalore as this game decides if Bangalore is qualified for the playoffs which… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5.3)

The struggling Mumbai Indians will face off the Lions of Punjab tonight at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai as both teams are fighting for a spot in the playoffs of the VIVO IPL 2018. Can Mumbai make it to the… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 5)

As we head into the final week of The DM Cricket Pick-it Challenge 2018, we have decided to add bonus points in your votes. In order to get bonus points, leave a quality comment on any Direct Message post. You… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 4)

It’s week four of the Cricket Pick-it Challenge and there were nail-bitting games during the weekend such as the Sunrisers Hyderabad game against Delhi Daredevils at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad. Hyderabad needed only 1 run in 2… Continue Reading →

Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 3 Friday Special!)

The Direct Message has stepped the game up in this week’s Cricket Pick-it Challenge! We finally have a prize for the Cricket Pick-it winner! Make sure to vote today’s game by 8 PM (IST)   Match 34: Kings XI Punjab… Continue Reading →

The DM Cricket Pick-it Challenge (Week 2)

As we head into the second week of the exciting cricket pick-it challenge, here is the game for this week! Match 24: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) vs Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Link to the standings Vote below now! Loading…

Tottenham’s First Win at Stamford Bridge in 28 Years!

April 1st 2018, the Premier League’s most hyped up match of the week. Tottenham Hotspur F.C. vs Chelsea F.C. took place at Chelsea’s home ground, Stamford Bridge, in London. Pictures of players training from both teams circled around the internet… Continue Reading →

Busy Weekend at MESAC

By Dan Militaru and Satvik Shubham Last weekend, the MESAC JV Baseball and Softball tournament was hosted at AES. Most Friday classes were allowed to go to the Tiger Turf to witness the girls softball matches. With all the players and… Continue Reading →

Double Dub for AES!

The ASIAC 2018 tennis tournament was hosted by the American School of Bombay. Sweat pours out of our perseverant players while they were fighting for each point. Watching our tennis players represent our school and chase for every ball is… Continue Reading →

Humans of Middle School: Junghwan

“It was very fun spending time with my friends and playing volleyball with people I don’t know. Although it was very awkward playing with other people, we all played good and respected each other by playing with good sportsmanship. My… Continue Reading →

Contest: The Madness is Back!

Click here to join the AES March Madness Challenge! It is that time of year again: The AES March Madness Challenge. What is March Madness? March Madness is a basketball tournament between universities organized by the NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic… Continue Reading →

News in 90 S3 EP2

In this episode of News in 90 season 3, we cover stories from MS Social, Tide Pods, Eddie in some crazy hair, ASIAC Volleyball & Tennis and MESAC!  

Netflix VS The Winter Olympics

Is Netflix more important to you than actual sports that are happening in the world? “OMG, did you watch Riverdale? They finally told us who the black hood is!” That is what everyone is talking about, unlike the olden days when… Continue Reading →

Humans of Middle School: Ronan

“I recently just participated in the MESAC J.V Basketball tournament in Muscat, Oman. Our team finished in 5th place after the tournament and if I had the power of going back in time to fix my mistakes I would have told… Continue Reading →

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