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PK Banerjee

P. K. Banerjee, a rare gem of Indian football

It is over a week now since that footballing great Pradip Kumar Banerjee, 'PK' ..

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Tokyo Olympics
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Koneru Humpy and Mary Kom

A tale of grit of two mothers in Indian sports

Just when we thought that it was time to shift our sights to 2020 and look forward to events that have been arrayed in the fresh year ..

South Asian Games

Is interest dipping in the South Asian Games?

In a few days the New Year would have been ushered in. 2019 would have entered the recess of history. As always for those keen sports ..

Lionel Messi

Ballon dO'r winner Messi's one big dream remains elusive

Football lovers the world over never tire watching Lionel Messi, the Argentinian in action or describing him and his wondrous skills ..

indian football team

Time to wake up from being mere sleeping giant!

One more moment to prove its worth passed by for Indian football. As has been the pattern in recent times, the sport raises hope but ..

Farokh Engineer

Farokh Engineer and his unexpected act in jest!

For a cricket controversy this one certainly died too soon! Indeed, controversies in this vibrant sport usually lingers on and in these ..

sourav ganguly

Sourav Ganguly takes guard for a fresh innings

A successful Test captain in his time, one of the best in fact to serve Indian cricket, Sourav Ganguly has now stepped in for another ..

​Azteca stadium

​Azteca stadium in Mexico and reviving Maradona memories!

Memories rush back, images of the 1986 World Cup flood my mind as I took my first step to reach Estadia Azteca in Mexico! On a private ..

sindhu and saina

Are we ready for Olympic dreams?

These are encouraging times in the Indian sports scenario. Sports thinking seems to have undergone a reawakening and there is more ..

steve smith

Can greatness lie comfortably on Steve Smith's head?

The Ashes series in England has truly reflected the worth of former Australian skipper Steve Smith as one of the best in the World ..

Manasi Joshi, PV Sindhu

Let’s applaud Sindhu, Manasi who grabbed headlines this year

With no Olympics, Asian Games or Commonwealth Games in the year, activities on the sports front seemed to be on the low side. Expectations ..

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