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For George Bailey’s team,it’s not a wonderful life in death overs
Sat, Oct 12, 2013

In the Champions Trophy,the average score for Australia in the last 10 overs was 55 runs.

Pune FC’s Haokip makes it a debut to remember
Fri, Oct 11, 2013

In a match that promised end-to-end action right from kick-off,the first thrilling moment arrived after 52 minutes of the game had gone by at the Balewadi sports complex. Pune FC’s 6’6-striker Raul Fabiani from Equitorial-Guinea went in with his foot raised in an attempt to control a high ball. All he could manage was to […]

Fighting odds back home,J&K team packs a punch in Pune
Thu, Oct 10, 2013

ADIL Rishi stood tall and swung his bat imperiously at a wide half-volley thrown at him by Gujarat’s Mehul Patel. The ball made a resounding thwack with Rishi’s bat and sped away to the boundary at the Poona Club ground here. Even before the ball had crossed the boundary,frenzied celebrations had already begun in the […]

Ricky Bhui loses 14 kilos,adds weight
Fri, Sep 27, 2013

Bhui says hardest thing for him has been resisting temptation to dig into a bowl of hot steamed rice.

Naming rights tussle: Sahara stadium to go by ‘MCA’ name
Thu, Sep 12, 2013

The stadium’s naming rights had reportedly been sold for a sum upwards of 200 crore.

Joachim Fischer-Nielsen-In a league of his own
Sun, Sep 01, 2013

A day in the life of Joachim Fischer-Nielsen,34,a player for Pune Pistons in the IBL.

Pushed to the Limit
Sun, Aug 25, 2013

Pune-based Nishit Biniwale’s gruelling journey to an Ironman title

From a hut in Nashik village,15-yr-old girl runs to gold in China
Sun, Aug 25, 2013

Inside the small mud house,the Thamkes congregated around a television set.

Marin hits the right Beats
Sat, Aug 24, 2013

Carolina Marin,all of 12 years,had to make between Flamenco and badminton.

Indian Badminton League: Pune Pistons go second with win over Banga Beats
Sat, Aug 24, 2013

Kashyap’s indifferent toss sailed into the side lobby and the packed stands erupted in frenzy.

IBL: Pune Pishtons to lock horns with Delhi Smashers in inaugural tie
Wed, Aug 14, 2013

For Pune,World Championship doubles bronze medalist Ponappa is the marquee player

Vijay Zol – Jalna’s biggest success story
Sun, Aug 04, 2013

Jalna doesn’t even have a cricket ground. But now,Vijay Zol,is its biggest hope.

‘Doubles’ the trouble
Sun, Jul 21, 2013

Acknowledgment,appreciation and the general lack of both these factors seems to be Jwala Gutta's pet peeve.

Doubles the trouble
Thu, Jul 18, 2013

Acknowledgment,appreciation and the general lack of both these factors seems to be Jwala Gutta’s pet peeve.

Happy to get my country both its gold medals,says UAE’s Desalgneh
Tue, Jul 09, 2013

Two common strands that ran through the just-concluded Asian Athletics Championship were the domination East-African athletes extended over middle and long-distance events and the disappointments that befell these same medal-winning athletes exactly a year ago at the London Olympics.

In pursuit of the shiny medal,Mimi strives to exorcise ghosts of London
Sun, Jul 07, 2013

A mistake in the 1500 metres semi-final at the London Olympics that cost her a medal still haunts Mimi Belete.

Treasure hunting: Bahrain’s got talent,from elsewhere
Sun, Jul 07, 2013

As Bahrain’s Ruth Jebet crossed the finish line in first place in the women’s 3000m steeplechase,Colonel Mohammed Jalal shrugged off his previously

Without formal coaching Bahrain’s teen star sprints his way to silver
Sat, Jul 06, 2013

Fifty-Three-year-old Khamis Abbas says he simply cannot recollect the five minutes following the completion of the men’s 400m event at the Asian Athletics Championship.

After dodging rockets on her track in Beirut,Lebanon’s only woman athlete bags bronze
Fri, Jul 05, 2013

Greta Taslakian,still panting from the exertion of pushing her lungs to the limit,says running like this makes all the danger and disappointments that she has to contend with back home worth her while.

‘Easiest race of my life,’ says 400 champion Yousef Ahmed Masrahi
Fri, Jul 05, 2013

As Ahmed cantered over the finish line,raucous cheers rang out through the stands.

Pak team gets equal cheer at Asian Athletics Championship
Thu, Jul 04, 2013

While the audience,mostly schoolchildren,dealt out cursory applause to most contingents,they seemed to go full throttle for two nations.

All in awe of Saudi sergeant Al-Hebshi
Thu, Jul 04, 2013

A two-time Asian Games gold medalist,Al-Hebshi started with shot-put when he was 16.

Kalmadi loses Asian top post to Al Hamad
Tue, Jul 02, 2013

After 13 years at the helm of the Asian Athletics Association (AAA),Suresh Kalmadi,lost the body’s presidential elections

High five at Balewadi: 578 athletes,45 countries,21 events
Mon, Jul 01, 2013

With just a day to go before the 20th edition of the Asian Athletics Championship is thrown open at the Balewadi sports complex,preparations to spruce up the complex are in full swing.

Raina learns to fight it out,claims ITF title
Sun, Jun 30, 2013

20-year-old says shift towards a more all -round style of play reason behind her success