Shivam Saha

Shivam is a Sub-Editor at Indian Express Online. He tweets at @shvm_kr

Articles By Shivam Saha

India will definitely beat Pakistan again in this World Cup: Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev admitted that Pakistan used to be the favourites during his playing days but today the scenario has changed. 

Mary Kom hints at retirement after Tokyo Olympics

Boxer Mary Kom revealed that she would like to retire from the sport after Tokyo Olympics next year but wants to end her career on a high note by winning a gold medal for India.

From 1975 to 2015: How the run graph at World Cups kept soaring

The popularity of shorter formats, smaller venues, the introduction of powerplays and the addition of other batting friendly innovations in the sport are a few reasons that can be listed as the reason behind the rise.

Dhoni to Gayle, players likely to appear in their final World Cup

The cricketing extravaganza, which starts from May 30, could see multiple cricketers donning the international colours for the last time.

I took this chance because I see India as a ‘sleeping giant’ in football: Igor Stimac

Igor Stimac, the newly-appointed coach of the Indian men's football team, called the men in blue 'sleeping giant' of the sport but said that he was happy with their progress.

‘Slap-Gate’ to spot-fixing allegations: The biggest controversies that hit the IPL

From the spot-fixing scandal or the infamous 'slap-gate', there's never been a shortage of controversy in the Indian Premier League since it started in 2008.

IPL 2019: The best batting performances in the IPL over the years

It was a cloudy evening in Bangalore but it was Brendon McCullum who burst on the RCB bowlers as he went on to smash an unbeaten 158 off 73 deliveries, helping the cash-rich T20 league get off to a rousing start.

In Cristiano Ronaldo, Leonardo Bonucci, Juventus did best transfer business

The five-time Champions League winner, Ronaldo, like Real Madrid, finds that extra edge when it comes to Champions League.

Congress wins Ampati assembly seat, emerges single largest party in Meghalaya

Congress now has 21 MLAs in the 60-member Meghalaya Assembly. Ruling National People's Party (NPP), which is currently leading the coalition government in the state with the support of regional parties and BJP, has 20 MLAs. 

Love him or hate him, Sergio Ramos is the ‘go to’ man for finals

Looking at Real Madrid’s last four Champions League victories, we can see how influential Sergio Ramos has been to the equation.

After Europa League vulnerability, EFL Cup remains only hope for Arsene Wenger

The EFL Cup final between Arsenal and Manchester City is Arsene Wenger's best hopes of winning a trophy this season.

UEFA Champions League: Harry Kane carries burden of Spurs’ hopes against Juventus

Hailed as the most lethal center forward in Premier League, the battle between Tottenham's number 10 Harry Kane and Juventus' number 1 Gianluigi Buffon is something the football fans would be looking forward to.

Manchester derby: In Paul Pogba’s absence, Manchester United still plan to halt Pep Guardiola’s winning run

Manchester United host local-rivals City on Sunday looking to end their unbeaten run in the league and bridging the gap at the top.

Manchester City vs Liverpool: Talking points ahead of Saturday’s mega Premier League clash

Liverpool is looking confident after sealing an emphatic 4-0 victory over Arsenal and will look forward to continue their unshakable form against the Blues. Although been in charge of Manchester City for more than a year now, Guardiola has failed to wipe out City's vulnerable defence line woes.

UEFA Champions League Final, Juventus vs Real Madrid: Talking points before kick-off

Unable to win the Champions League back in 2015, Juventus will be eager to attain European glory by carrying forward their phenomenal domestic run. Real Madrid, on the other hand, are hoping to become the first team to successfully defend the Champions League title.

Champions League semi-final: Atletico Madrid and their heart-wrenching fate against Real Madrid

Sergio Ramos' stoppage time penalty helped Real Madrid level with Atletico Madrid and then eventually deliver 'La Decima'.

Are Arsene Wenger’s days numbered at Arsenal?

Arsenal's failure to win a single major trophy apart from the FA Cup in more than a decade has alienated a significant section of the fans.