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 FCs 66-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 […]
ADIL Rishi stood tall and swung his bat imperiously at a wide half-volley thrown at him by Gujarats Mehul Patel. The ball made a resounding thwack with Rishis 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 […]
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.
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.