In the semifinals of the UEFA Champions League, there will be no heavyweight managers. There will be, instead, Julian Nagelsmann, Rudi Garcia, Thomas Tuchel, Hansi Flick. Who are these men, and what are their unique talents?
He isn’t a big name in the dugout like Guardiola and Klopp, but almost a decade and a half after ending his playing career, the French legend is quietly carving an even more successful career in charge of Real Madrid
The current pandemic is considered the world’s biggest common challenge since World War II. In the aftermath of that, too, the 1948 London Olympics — and sports — helped the world bounce back, and played a morale-boosting role.
India's invincibility tag was wearing off with an Asiad final loss to Pakistan in 1962 where opposition wingers raided in blitzy attacks on both flanks. Then came India's Avengers of 1964 who reclaimed the gold the last time Olympics happened at Tokyo.
Deepika Kumari was 17 and a World junior champion in 2011. Then she jammed with Laishram Bombayla Devi and Chekrovolu Swuro to win India its first big global medal — a silver at the Team Worlds to raise hopes of an Olympic medal in archery
After countless false dawns and years of a fractured hockey team putting up sub-par performances, India pulled together as a unit at the Asian Games in 2014 to reclaim continental glory after 16 long years, beating arch-rivals Pakistan. Sardar Singh, the talismanic captain and India's finest midfielder of the era, looks back.
Australia beat India in front of a record crowd of 86,174 which fell short of the 90,185 fans who attended the FIFA Women's World Cup final between the United States and China in Pasadena, California in 1999.
With two Indian cricketing icons (Virat Kohli and Sachin Tendulkar) coming together to tug at the heartstrings of more than a billion, the other 19 contenders (the preliminary list of 20 was shortlisted to five) didn’t stand a chance.
Mumbai/Bombay is far and away the most successful side in the Ranji Trophy, with 41 titles in the cabinet. But in its lore, a disaster at home ranks right up there with its most memorable triumphs. It featured two of Indian cricket’s GOATs, Sachin Tendulkar and Kapil Dev, and a lion-hearted effort from Dilip Vengsarkar.