Karan Prashant Saxena


Karan is a Sub-editor at the Express. He tweets at @karanpsaxena92.

IPL 2018: Problems in squad selection hurt Delhi Daredevils
Mon, May 21, 2018

Delhi Daredevils had yet another terrible season as they finished in the eighth position in the Indian Premier League 2018 season.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Sushil Kumar, Mary Kom eye glory in Gold Coast
Wed, Apr 04, 2018

Commonwealth Games 2018 provide an opportunity for Sushil Kumar and Mary Kom to further assert their domination in their respective sports.

IPL 2018: Great opportunity for me to play under Gautam Gambhir’s captaincy, says Manjot Kalra
Thu, Apr 05, 2018

Manjot Kalra scored a match-winning unbeaten 101* as India lifted a historic fourth Under -19 World Cup Trophy.

AIFF launches app for scouting regional talent
Wed, Mar 28, 2018

AIFF President Praful Patel said that the app, ScoutMe, will make the process of scouting talent easier in a country as big as India.

The heel turn of Cricket
Tue, May 15, 2018

The focus of cricket, in the last month, has been away from the sport – and one must ask if cricket, in itself, is turning heel. The veil, in which the sport had been kept hidden for a long time is being lifted.

UEFA Champions League: For Unai Emery and PSG, the road to redemption starts at Santiago Bernabeu
Tue, Feb 13, 2018

Real Madrid host PSG at the Santiago Bernabeu in the first leg of the Round of 16 clash in the UEFA Champions League. The blockbuster clash puts Ronaldo vs Neymar and Zidane vs Emery.

IPL 2018, Delhi Daredevils squad analysis: DD inject fire in batting, variety in bowling
Sun, Jan 28, 2018

Gautam Gambhir, who previously led Kolkata Knight Riders to two IPL titles, will return to Delhi Daredevils after a span of 6 years.

IPL 2018, Rajasthan Royals squad analysis: RR bank on overseas players, Pune flavour
Sun, Jan 28, 2018

Rajasthan Royals bought the two most expensive players at this year's auction - Ben Stokes for Rs 12.5 crore and Jaydev Unadkat for Rs 11.5 crore.

IPL 2018, Royal Challengers Bangalore squad analysis: RCB go heavy on pace, retain batting core
Sun, Jan 28, 2018

Royal Challengers Bangalore have boosted their pace attack by buying Chris Woakes, Tim Southee and Umesh Yadav.

IPL 2018, Kolkata Knight Riders squad analysis: Strong on spin, weak on leadership
Sun, Jan 28, 2018

Kolkata Knight Riders bought the lightest squad with only 19 players making their way into the franchise.

IPL 2018 Auction: Krunal Pandya, Mayank Agarwal, Rajneesh Gurbani could light up domestic pool
Thu, Jan 25, 2018

At the IPL 2018 Auction on January 27 and 28 in Bengaluru, Krunal Pandya is likely to draw plenty of interest from potential bidders with the all-rounder entering the pool at a base price of Rs 40 lakh.

IPL 2018 Auction: Among international stars, New Zealand players set for big bucks
Mon, Jan 22, 2018

New Zealand players Colin Munro and Colin de Grandhomme are likely to bring out a bidding war during the IPL Auctions in Bengaluru on January 27 and 28.

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Series on the line, India batsmen need to step up in Centurion
Fri, Jan 12, 2018

In a must-win game, India batsmen need to step up and offer resistance with the bat in the 2nd Test against South Africa in Centurion.

Stat attack: How this Indian squad has fared in South Africa in the past
Wed, Jan 03, 2018

While Ajinkya Rahane has recorded the best batting average in South Africa, Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli have also enjoyed good time in the country with the bat.

Football managers in European football in 2017: A year of sacking and returns
Tue, Dec 26, 2017

The phenomenon of "manager bounce" invaded European football in 2017 seeing the hot seat being vacated and occupied in quick period.

Real Madrid vs Barcelona: Barca’s Clasico win will not decide title, says Gianluca Zambrotta
Sat, Dec 23, 2017

Real Madrid are currently trailing 11 points behind table-toppers Barcelona and will look to win the Clasico to close the gap.

Real Madrid vs Barcelona: Crucial for Real Madrid to win El Clasico, says Christian Karembeu
Fri, Dec 22, 2017

Real Madrid will host Barcelona at Santiago Bernabeu in the first Clasico fixture of the season on Saturday.

Real Madrid vs Barcelona: Atletico Madrid, Valencia, could be the real winners from El Clasico
Fri, Dec 22, 2017

The real benefit of a potential Real Madrid win against Barcelona at the Santiago Bernabeu in the Clasico would be for cross-town rivals Atletico and Valencia.

Karnataka took a 115-run lead, but we knew we could come back, says Vidarbha captain Faiz Fazal
Fri, Dec 22, 2017

Though he didn’t contribute much with the bat in the semifinal, Vidarbha captain Faiz Fazal has led the way for his side throughout the campaign.

WWE Live India Tour 2017: Cricket is a great sport, but WWE is just better, says Sheamus
Sat, Dec 09, 2017

WWE Raw tag-team champions Sheamus and Cesaro said everyone wants to align with them because no one sets the bar higher than them.