Shahid Judge


Davis Cup’s new format: End of an aura
Sun, Mar 18, 2018

Davis Cup’s new format seeks to do away with the charm of traveling to foreign cauldrons and hosting in partisan climes.

Yuki Bhambhri feels he ‘belongs’ after good show at Indian Wells
Thu, Mar 15, 2018

Yuki Bhambri victories against veteran Nicolas Mahut and world no. 12 Lucas Pouille at Indian Wells has given him a strong sense of belonging with the bigger names in the sport.

Yuki Bhambri’s secret to recent rise: Self-belief
Tue, Mar 13, 2018

Yuki Bhambri is ranked number 110 in the world but he backs his game and dispatches 12th-ranked Lucas Pouille to reach Indian Wells third round.

AITA names Leander Paes in Davis Cup squad, asks players to ‘put differences aside’
Mon, Mar 12, 2018

India’s highest ranked singles player Yuki Bhambri (110) leads the lineup followed by the second and third ranked Ramkumar Ramanathan (135) and Sumit Nagal (223).

Yuki Bhambri primed for a strong run after maiden win at ATP Masters 1000 level
Sun, Mar 11, 2018

Yuki Bhambri got the better of the 101st-ranked Nicholas Mahut in a 7-5, 6-3 win in their first ever meeting, and has now progressed to the second round of a Masters event for the first time.

Tennis or business, Stefan Edberg’s success down to his calm, calculated ways
Mon, Feb 26, 2018

Stefan Edberg belonged to a generation of players that had a great depth in men’s tennis. The likes of John McEnroe, Boris Becker, Mats Wilander, Ivan Lendl, Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi all became multiple major winners while the Swede was still competing.

PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth perturbed as hotline with coach may snap
Wed, Feb 21, 2018

The Badminton World Federation (BWF) is looking to reduce on-court interaction between player and coach when the world body meets for its Annual General Meeting in May.

PR Sreejesh, back after eight months, with a fresh perspective
Mon, Feb 12, 2018

Fatherhood and eight-month injury layoff helped Indian hockey team goalkeeper PR Sreejesh see life as a ‘normal human being’.

After reaching new high, Saurav Ghosal pinning hopes on Commonwealth Games 2018
Thu, Feb 08, 2018

Commonwealth Games and Asian Games are the two big multi-discipline extravaganzas squash features in and Saurav Ghosal will eye a medal in the former in April.

Rugby — a lure for children from south Mumbai slums to join school
Sun, Feb 04, 2018

About 120 children, aged about 10-18, from South Mumbai slums assemble in a corner of the Oval Maidan every Saturday.

Cooch Behar Trophy Final: Vidarbha’s Atharva Taide does a Yuvraj Singh
Thu, Feb 01, 2018

The win on Wednesday rounds off an impressive year for Vidarbha on the domestic circuit, as the senior team won their first ever Ranji Trophy just a month earlier.

Rising through the ranks, teenage pistol shooter Anish Bhanwala makes cut for CWG
Wed, Jan 31, 2018

At the selection trials just a fortnight ago, Bhanwala shot 37 in the final of his event, surpassing the 35-point world record set by Italian shooter Riccardo Mazzetti in 2014.

Wrestler Amit Kumar Dahiya climbs down to take a step up
Thu, Jan 25, 2018

Back at the 2012 London Games, 18-year-old Amit Kumar Dahiya became India’s youngest wrestler to compete at the Olympics.

Heat and amateur runners take fun out of Mumbai Marathon
Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Crowd distractions took place on the Bandra-Worli Sea Link -- that one stretch of the race where the runners are exposed to direct sunlight.

Mumbai Marathon: Runners chart route to Commonwealth Games via Mumbai
Sun, Jan 21, 2018

Nitendra Singh Rawat and T Gopi will be chasing after a 2:13 timing at Mumbai marathon, and will even have a foreign pace setter in Marius Ionescu.

Australian Open: Yuki Bhambri is third time unlucky
Tue, Jan 16, 2018

After two Australian Open first round exits, Yuki Bhambri fails to overcome opening hurdle once again. This time going down to veteran Marcos Baghdatis.

Australian Open: Yuki Bhambri India’s solitary singles representative in Melbourne
Mon, Jan 15, 2018

Country’s top-ranked singles player Yuki Bhambri beat Peter Polansky to reach Australian Open main draw for third time.

Aanchal Thakur’s ski win praised by PM Narendra Modi; her father taught him paragliding
Thu, Jan 11, 2018

Aanchal Thakur won India's first ever international medal in skiing; her father once taught PM Modi paragliding.

Australian Open 2018: Four Indians seek Grand Slam spot Down Under
Wed, Jan 10, 2018

Yuki Bhambri, Ramkumar Ramanathan, Sumit Nagal and Prajnesh Gunneswaran will take to the outer courts of Melbourne Park to get into the main draw of the Australian Open.

Maharashtra Open: Gilles Simon takes lonely road to the top
Sun, Jan 07, 2018

Playing without a coaching team, Frenchman Gilles Simon wins Maharashtra Open to begin 2018 an upward swing.