Nitin Sharma


Mohali boy Gurkeerat Singh Mann picked for second Test against South Africa
Fri, Nov 13, 2015

Gurkeerat Singh Mann acted as a reserve player for the Indian team which recently won the first Test match in Mohali.

We have not performed well as a batting unit: Virat Kohli
Sun, Nov 08, 2015

Vernon Philander and Kagiso Rabada were the only bowlers that Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara had to contend with.

Ind vs SA, 1st Test: AB de Villiers turns from imposter to imposer
Sat, Nov 07, 2015

South Africa would again rely heavily on AB de Villiers in the fourth innings when they come out to chase the target.

India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Not a good wicket, says Dean Elgar
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

Dean Elgar, who turned an unlikely hero with impressive figures of 4-22, conceded that he was surprised by his own performance.

Five bowlers, the way forward for us: Virat Kohli
Thu, Nov 05, 2015

Virat Kohli believes that too much is being made about the pitch rather than the opposition and the context of the game.

South Africa will play to their strength: pace
Thu, Nov 05, 2015

Pace bowlers have taken a total of 82 wickets out of a total of 161 which have fallen in the five Test matches played in Mohali.

Give me pitch, will play four spinners: India team director Ravi Shastri
Wed, Nov 04, 2015

The statistics bear out Ravi Shastri’s wishful thinking. In the last five years at home, four spinners are in the top six wicket-takers’ list.

Trainees of Mohali Cricket Academy get to practise with Indian, South African teams
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

Moments later, when the youngster from the Mohali Cricket Academy along with other trainees of the academy spent more than five minutes with Indian captain Kohli and Vijay, they sought tips and got a picture clicked with the two.

Fans in Mohali decked up to watch ‘role model’ AB de Villiers in action
Mon, Nov 02, 2015

AB de Villiers, who smashed a century on Saturday against Board President XI in Mumbai, looked refreshed even after the flight from Mumbai.

Patiala swimmer Sahil Chopra breaks inter-university record
Sun, Oct 25, 2015

Sahil Chopra took up swimming in 2007 on the insistence of his father but soon had to sit out for more than six months after he broke an arm.

After years of relative anonymity, Dinesh Mongia trends for all the wrong reasons
Wed, Oct 14, 2015

Dinesh Mongia was any other former India cricketer until Tuesday.

Taoyuan Asia Pacific Deaf Games: Parul Gupta, 18, wins bronze medal with Hyderabad girl
Tue, Oct 13, 2015

Parul Gupta with Hyderabad’s Jafreen Shaik won the bronze medal in the Asia Pacific Deaf Games held at Taoyuan, Taiwan.

Chandigarh golfer wins Mewat event, pockets Rs 15 lakh
Sat, Oct 10, 2015

A regular winner on the amateur circuit, Chadha was a member of the Indian golf team which won the silver medal in the 2010 Asian Games held at Guangzhou, China.

Jai Bhagwan suspended for taking bribe
Wed, Oct 07, 2015

Jai Bhagwan has been suspended by Haryana Police after an internal inquiry found him to have taken a bribe of Rs one lakh.

Ranji Trophy 2015: On final day, Varun Khanna turns it Punjab’s way
Mon, Oct 05, 2015

Varun Khanna said his plan was to give the ball some air, and remain patient.

Ranji Trophy 2015: Punjab’s Varun Khanna joins party after pacers derail Railways
Sun, Oct 04, 2015

Punjab pacers skittled out the opposition as many as five Railways batsman were out without scoring.

Ranji Trophy 2015: For Punjab, Gurkeerat Mann on a mission
Sat, Oct 03, 2015

Gurkeerat Mann celebrates India call-up with blistering 201*; Railways have a mountain to climb.

Ranji Trophy 2015: Mandeep Singh, Uday Kaul take Punjab to safety
Fri, Oct 02, 2015

Mandeep Singh guided a quick delivery towards the third man boundary to reach his ninth first class hundred.

Shooting away to glory
Thu, Oct 01, 2015

Sheroan won her first national medal in 2011 in the school nationals and shot her best score of 580/600 in Shooting Hopes Memorial Shooting Championship held in Czech Republic earlier this year.

Gurjant Singh is chasing dreams on the hockey turf
Tue, Sep 29, 2015

Gurjant Singh had been named in the Indian junior hockey team for the 5th Sultan of Johor Cup to be played in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, next month.

Haryana: Boxer Manoj Kumar approaches CM Manohar Lal khattar grievance window, seeks DSP post
Thu, Sep 24, 2015

Kumar, who is currently ranked fifth in the world in the 64 kg category and had been awarded the Arjuna award last year, has also qualified for next month’s World Championships to be held in Doha.

FIFA World Cup 2018 Qualifying group: Chandigarh footballer named in the starting line-up for Indian team
Wed, Sep 09, 2015

Gurpreet, who currently also plays for Norwegian club Stabaek FC, was named in the squad along with Subrata Paul.

International Open Fencing Championship : Patiala youngster wins girls’ under-15 event in Jordan
Tue, Sep 08, 2015

Coach Mohit Ashwini believes that the youngster would learn from the exposure and winning medals in the senior tournaments would be the key in the future.

Haryana government allows boxer Vijender Singh to leave for UK to train
Mon, Sep 07, 2015

Vijender Singh mentioned in his petition that the state government was not deciding on his leave application.

Beating world champ, another feather in Anil Kumar’s cap
Sat, Sep 05, 2015

Anil Kumar won gold medal in the men's freestyle 50 kilogram event in the World Cadet Wrestling Championships at Sarejavo, Bosnia.

Vivek High School: Duo win Category B golf tournament in Gurgaon
Mon, Aug 31, 2015

The talented youngster won the IGU Southern India and Telangana Juniors this year.

Asia Pacific Junior Championship : 16-year-old Chandigarh golfer to represent India in Taiwan
Tue, Aug 25, 2015

Karandeep, who is a student of St John’s High School, trains at Chandigarh Golf Association Range under coach Jesse Grewal.

Panchkula shooters: Shooting for glory — both national as well as international
Fri, Aug 21, 2015

The duo has been winning medals at the junior circuit and on Thursday, Deswal made it to the 10 M Pistol women’s team in both the events, and Sheoran made it to the Indian junior team in the 25 M Sports Pistol event in Delhi.

PGA Championships: Anirban Lahiri’s ‘process’ hits new high
Mon, Aug 17, 2015

The joint-fifth finish provided Lahiri 22 points and catapulted him to 38th in the world rankings.

Final Round of Women’s Professional Golf Tour : With ankle injury, Panchkula golfer claims first title in last three years
Mon, Aug 10, 2015

Sharma had won a title earlier on the tour in 2012 and had been without a win during the last three years with plenty of second-place finishes coming her way.

Gurdaspur terror attack: Terrorists shoot at 16-year-old wrestler before heading to police station
Tue, Jul 28, 2015

The youngster escaped by seeking cover behind trees before the terrorists headed towards the police station.

Vikas Krishan looks to pick up from where Vijender Singh left
Wed, Jul 22, 2015

Vikas’ first and only tournament till date in the middle-weight category — the Asian Games saw him returning with a medal.

He missed his chance in Delhi 1984, now hopes for redemption through his daughter
Fri, Jul 10, 2015

Prabdeep Sanghera, daughter of five-time Indian national champion Harnek, is representing Canada at the Pan American Games

Once reluctant player, Savita Punia keeps India in Olympic chase
Tue, Jul 07, 2015

The win at Antwerp secured a 5th place finish for India and brought the side one step closer to qualification for the Rio Olympics.

Vijender Singh said yet to sign contract, only gave consent: DGP
Fri, Jul 03, 2015

Boxer meets Khattar, Vij & Haryana DGP; Cabinet to decide on his fate as DSP.

Vijender Singh needs more stamina: Gurbax Singh Sandhu
Wed, Jul 01, 2015

A day after Vijender turned professional, coach Gurbax, spoke about his most famous ward's chances in his new endeavour.