Saturday, Jan 31, 2015



Lokesh Rahul read criticism on Facebook, Twitter and ignored it: close friend Sinan Abdul Khader
Fri, Jan 09, 2015

On the day Rahul scored his first ton, Jayraj spoke with his ward. The talk revolved around looking ahead.

Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid saw a leader in Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Wed, Dec 31, 2014

Both Tendulkar and Dravid were impressed by the sharp insights of the wicketkeeper-batsman.

Run Dutee Chand run
Fri, Dec 19, 2014

After a successful appeal in CAS, Dutee Chand is now allowed to run at the Orissa state meet to be held from Dec 28.

Steady climber Lokesh Rahul reaches the top with trip Down Under
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

Twin tons in the Duleep Trophy final gave the selectors reason to pick Rahul as the third opener.

Duleep Trophy final: Frequent-flyer Ishwar Pandey waiting to earn wings
Wed, Oct 29, 2014

From Wednesday, Pandey will feature in the Duleep Trophy final, the first big match of the season.

Having fallen off radar, Abhinav Mukund says the only way is up
Tue, Oct 28, 2014

Mukund watched the semifinal from the sidelines as the in-form Lokesh Rahul & Uthappa opened.

Anu Rani: The torchbearer from Bahadurpur
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

The 22 year old Anu has become an inspiration for many young boys and girls in her village- Bahadurpur.

Big man in search of recognition
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

Inderjeet, standing tall at 6’5” and tipping the scales at 150 kilograms, wasn't taking any chances.

I am who I am: Dutee Chand
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

With no other place to go to, Dutee headed home to Chaka Gopalpur, where she watched the CWG on television.

Women’s relay squad pins hope on rising star MR Poovamma
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

The last time the Games were held in Delhi, Poovamma was in the shadow of India's medal winners.

Junior sprinter Dutee not to be left in the lurch
Wed, Jul 23, 2014

Agent pledges financial and legal support after athlete was declared unfit to compete in female events.

SAI does gender test on athlete before Commonwealth Games
Mon, Jul 14, 2014

The SAI is keen to avoid the embarrassment of the 2006 Asian Games.

Triple jumper Arpinder battles conditions, sets national record
Mon, Jun 09, 2014

He not only crossed the 17 metre mark for the first time in his career, but also broke the national record.

Two qualification norms leave athletes in limbo
Sun, Jun 08, 2014

Reason for confusion was, AFI issued qualifying marks, which were different from the one issued a day later.

Unsung Sushma Devi finds extra gear to down Tintu Luka
Sat, Jun 07, 2014

For a majority of the race it was Sinimol A Markose shadowing Tintu with Sushma a couple of metres behind.

Kumaravel falls short, Johny clears the mark
Fri, Jun 06, 2014

It was under the floodlights that Mayookha produced her best jump of the day — 6.56 m, well past the qualifying mark of 6.44.

A fast track to the Commonwealth Games
Thu, Jun 05, 2014

Poovamma is not the only one desperate to assess where she stands with the Commonwealth Games just seven weeks away.

Stuart Binny: Tried but untested
Thu, May 29, 2014

The decision to include Binny in the Test squad for India's tour of England looks like a huge leap of faith.

Against odds, Japan win maiden Thomas Cup
Mon, May 26, 2014

Takuma Ueda's win over Daren Liew gave Japan their maiden Thomas Cup title.

China, the gold standard of Uber Cup
Sun, May 25, 2014

Defending champions register an all-round performance to defeat Japan.

Japanese men dethrone the mighty Chinese
Sat, May 24, 2014

Japanese shuttlers chose the biggest stage in team events to end the decade-long dominance of the Chinese.

Japan hunt in pairs
Sat, May 24, 2014

Saina, Sindhu win respective singles but India lose Uber Cup semis 3-2 after opponents win both their doubles.

History created, bronze assured
Fri, May 23, 2014

India register comprehensive win against Indonesia to enter maiden Uber Cup semifinals.

Thomas-doubting proved wrong, Guru masters German
Thu, May 22, 2014

The consolation 3-2 win was the silver lining to India’s Thomas Cup campaign.

That winning feeling
Wed, May 21, 2014

Indian women crush Thailand 3-2, gaining momentum with Saina’s win over Ratchanok.

Back together, with a bang
Tue, May 20, 2014

Jwala-Ashwini, in their second innings as a pair, win crucial doubles tie against HK in Thomas and Uber Cup.

India 5, CA-NADA
Mon, May 19, 2014

Women crush Canada 5-0 in Uber Cup opener but tougher tests await; Men go down 4-1 to Malaysia in Thomas Cup.

Myth of the Might
Sun, May 18, 2014

The onus will be on Saina and Sindhu if the team is to have a realistic chance of progressing in Uber Cup.

IPL 7: Imran Tahir, Delhi Daredevils’ last throw of the dice
Sat, May 10, 2014

Delhi Daredevils take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in Delhi on Saturday.

Walking, a battle of the coaches
Thu, May 08, 2014

India is fielding more walkers than ever before at major events, including the world race walking cups and the world athletics championships.

Why Silver Arrows are unstoppable
Mon, Apr 28, 2014

Lewis Hamilton won the last three in a row, while Nico Rosberg took the season opener.

Mirpur memories
Tue, Apr 08, 2014

From cricket’s best footballers to fans lucky enough to visit post-match parties, Nihal Koshie has an eye on all the happenings in and around the fifth edition of the World T20.

Meet Percy Abeysekera, the indomitable Sri Lankan fan
Tue, Apr 08, 2014

Percy could make the trip to Bangladesh only after he found a home nurse at a care centre to look after his sister.

Yuvraj Singh, hero of 2007 and ’11, flops in ’14
Mon, Apr 07, 2014

As Yuvraj Singh trudged off the field, one got the feeling that it was a wicket the Indians badly wanted.

ICC World Twenty20: Final hurrah
Mon, Apr 07, 2014

In his last T20I match, Sangakkara hits 35-ball 52* to help Sri Lanka beat India, lift first major trophy since ‘96.

ICC Twenty20 final preview: On cup’s cusp
Sun, Apr 06, 2014

Unbeaten Dhoni and Co will hold edge in title clash vs SL , who have struggled in major finals.