Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

Chinmay Brahme

Senior Correspondent

Glasgow gives Maharashtra village three reasons to cheer
Thu, Jul 31, 2014

Three lifters who won bronze make coach and his gym proud.

Missing the final touch
Thu, Jul 31, 2014

Bajrang Kumar’s entry into the SECC wrestling arena was greeted with bout of praise from the television commentator.

Vinesh wins gold, with help from her cousin
Wed, Jul 30, 2014

Vinesh has been brought up by her uncle on the family’s staple diet of wrestling.

Glasgow 2014: Indian mat-adors
Wed, Jul 30, 2014

Sushil Kumar leads the way as wrestlers win three gold and one silver on India’s best day in Glasgow.

Born in Nepal, made in India: Jitu Rai wins pistol gold
Tue, Jul 29, 2014

Rai’s dominance in the final saw bronze medallist Repacholi of Australia lag behind by a whopping 27.1 points.

She still waits for reward Pune Municipal Corporation promised
Mon, Jul 28, 2014

Anisa Sayyed again makes nation proud, PMC yet to give her flat promised in 2010.

Tactical errors cost women paddlers bronze
Mon, Jul 28, 2014

India did not have the best of starts, with K Shamini losing her opening singles rubber rather tamely.

Medal count gets a lift
Mon, Jul 28, 2014

Indian weightlifters have shown their class and have been big contributors to India's medal tally.

Mother would have smiled seeing this medal around my neck, says Omkar Otari
Mon, Jul 28, 2014

Omkar, who made a comeback in 2013, lifted the bronze in the 69 kg category at the Commonwealth Games.

After beating facial paralysis, Prakash wins 10m pistol silver
Sun, Jul 27, 2014

It wasn’t as if I was down, but it was all at the back of my head even when I walked into the range today, Najappa says.

Rupinder the only bright spot in India’s rusty win over Wales
Sat, Jul 26, 2014

Rupinder was often India’s one-man backline against the Welsh.

Matsa’s bronze a silver lining; Swati fourth
Sat, Jul 26, 2014

The 19-year-old Matsa started weightlifting only four years ago on the insistence of her uncle.

Likmaban, Chana finish second best
Fri, Jul 25, 2014

Chana lost to England’s McKenzie, while the 20-year-old Likmaban went down to Scotland’s Chloe Rayner.

Pinki Jangra steps into spotlight
Thu, Jul 24, 2014

24-year-old Pinki Jangra, who pipped Mary Kom in the trials, has big boots to fill.

Sreejesh, the custodian of India’s hopes
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

Sreejesh, capped 100 times for India, is the only goalkeeper in the 16-man squad.

Paddlers gear up for Singapore challenge
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

Sharath Kamal has emerged as the father-figure to India’s paddlers in the run-up to the Games.

All of eight, this daughter of village teacher returns Asian chess champ
Tue, Jul 01, 2014

The government officer not only paid Sanskruti’s entry fee, but also bought tickets for her parents to accompany her to Tashkent.

Belgium: Kompany & Co
Thu, Jun 12, 2014

Belgium, led by their multi-faceted captain Kompany, are tipped to go far in the Cup.

Music, food and football come together in Goa’s inter-village tournaments
Sun, Jun 08, 2014

Hundreds of such inter-village tournaments are organised all over Goa in April and May, with a 5,000-strong crowd for the semi-final and final matches

Greece: Pirate ship aim for big splash
Sat, Jun 07, 2014

Greece was nicknamed the 'Pirate Ship' during the team's incredible summer in Portugal ten years ago.

FIFA World Cup: A team, more than the sum of its parts
Thu, Jun 05, 2014

Striker Mario Mandzukic, with 13 international goals to his name will be leading the Croatian attack.

IPL 7: Rise of the specialists
Sun, Jun 01, 2014

The 7th edition of the IPL has hardened the mould of format-specific players around whom teams are built.

After IPL, Pune’s Kedar Jadhav takes guard for Indian team
Thu, May 29, 2014

Ranji Trophy top scorer in 2013-14 picked up for Bangladesh tour; 29-yr-old says opportunity has come at the right time.

Workhorse Pankaj Singh sees light at end of the long tunnel
Thu, May 29, 2014

The 29-year-old has been included in the Indian squad for the five Tests in England beginning in early July.

A tough road back home for Lalit Modi
Wed, May 07, 2014

Though, BCCI observers say that Srinivasan happens to be just one of the several obstacles that are placed before Modi.

Mrs Muscle
Sun, May 04, 2014

The secret life of a molecular biologist with a major international sporting feat. But don’t let Deepika Chowdhury’s in-laws find out.

Slow, slower, Bhatia
Sat, Apr 26, 2014

On slow pitches, a variety seen in abundance in the UAE, Bhatia is a real handful.

Another leggie gets break
Sat, Apr 26, 2014

Chahal had played in just one IPL match prior to Thursday despite having been part of Mumbai for three seasons.

Pallikal targets medal at CWG, Asian Games
Thu, Apr 17, 2014

Squash player Deepika Pallikal has got off to a great start in 2014 with an appearance in the final of a Gold Band event, the Texas Open.

Rainbow nation lends others its colour
Fri, Apr 04, 2014

What forces South Africans to leave their homes in search of greener pastures? The quota system is one.

Addicted to sixes, Naik wants to make it big
Sun, Mar 30, 2014

Naik was very adept at catching the ball, his burning desire to plonk the ball past the boundary seemed to be rather difficult.

HP lose patience,match
Thu, Dec 26, 2013

Himachal Pradesh’s meek surrender on the final day saw Maharashtra record a 10-wicket victory.

Maharashtra lead by 260
Wed, Dec 25, 2013

Resuming on his overnight score of 76,Bawne quickly raced to 92.

Hit and misses for Maharashtra
Tue, Dec 24, 2013

Giving him company for most part of the day was Ankeet Bawne,who scored 76.

Fallah helps Maharashtra take Day One honours
Mon, Dec 23, 2013

Maharashtra put themselves in the driver's seat against an impatient Himachal Pradesh.

Maharashtra look to negate Dhawan on green track
Sun, Dec 22, 2013

The Maharashtra batsman were working hard at the nets.