Tuesday, Apr 28, 2015



A father-daughter angle in latest IPL conflict of interest
Wed, Apr 22, 2015

IPL 8: Records maintained by ROC have linked Kumar’s daughter to at least three business entities promoted by Rajeev Shukla’s wife.

In India’s eight-metre club, Premkumar Kumaravel leaps ahead
Mon, Apr 20, 2015

Premkumar has now registered jumps of eight metres or more on five occasions, the most by an Indian.

In run-up to Rio Olympics, athletes under TOPS to undergo stringent checks to control doping
Sat, Apr 18, 2015

The National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) is working towards implementing what is called the Athletes Whereabouts by May 15.

Athletics Federation of India mulling weekend athletics league
Wed, Apr 15, 2015

AFI secretary CK Valson informed that a presentation was made in this regard at the general body meeting in Varanasi recently.

Dutee Chand leaves for CAS hearing
Thu, Mar 19, 2015

Dutee has higher than permissible levels of testosterone, as per international athletics federation guidelines.

The Boy’s Gambit: Inside the world of Nihal Sarin, a chess champion at the age of 10
Sun, Mar 15, 2015

Nihal, 10, like any other children is restless. It's the only the chess-board which keeps him occupied.

Knowing I am still the fastest, I have forgotten the hurt: Dutee Chand
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

Fighting ban for being ‘too manly to compete against women’, Dutee Chand wins 100-m gold in nationals.

Muhammed Hafseer overcomes troubled childhood, poverty to clinch decathlon bronze
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

18-year-old Hafseer overcomes troubled childhood, poverty to clinch decathlon bronze.

Dutee on track for comeback
Tue, Feb 10, 2015

Dutee Chand tested positive for hyper-androgenism ahead of the Commonwealth Games last year.

In athletics, Kerala look to get campaign on track
Mon, Feb 09, 2015

Dutee Chand, the sprinter who was detected with hyper-androgenism, will be on track in the 100, 200 and the relay.

Wicketkeeper Ashwath Aiyappa leaves behind a book, and lessons of a sporting life
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

The book, When God Bowls A Googly, was launched by Ashwath’s parents Raghu and Anitha in Bangalore last month.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Bashir – Pakistan’s beating heart
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

Bashir has fast gone from being just another fan to the country’s constant face in the stands.

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.