Oct 11, 2014

Indian squash now really juicy!

Long years of training in squash are finally paying off for India. By Stan Rayan. “Easy now, guys. Don’t squish me and kill me,” wrote ...

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Indian squash now really juicy!

Long years of training in squash are finally paying off for India. By Stan Rayan. “Easy now, guys. Don’t squish me and kill me,” wrote ...

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Dutt’s the hero

The Indian coaches, finally, seem to find the key to make the wrestlers click — at least in Yogeshwar Dutt’s case. It was a key that had been ...

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It’s time to enjoy the Caribbean flavour

The Indians will need to rid themselves of complacency, as the West Indies does have the wherewithal and pluck to spring a surprise or two in ...

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‘Chucking’ back in the news!

Mohammed Hafeez of Lahore Lions and Prenelan Subrayen of Dolphins, both off-spinners, were reported for suspected illegal action by on-field ...

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Missing the India bus, he might play for Holland!

Batsman Amol Muzumdar, who announced his retirement recently, hoped for an India cap for 10 years! G. Viswanath relates the tale of the player.

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Friend turned foe

Frank Lampard, now a Manchester City player, rated his home debut as surreal after scoring against his former club Chelsea to end their 100 per ...

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We are proud of the present bunch

The Yorkshire side of 2014 was the strongest in the championship and won the title with a match to spare and might have won more convincingly ...

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‘I think I was technically very good’

Pauleta was recently in New Delhi for the launch of the Paris Saint-Germain academy. The 41-year-old provided a glimpse into his glamour-shorn ...

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Delph can surely expect more England call-ups

The 2008/9 campaign was Fabian Delph’s breakthrough season though, as he made 50 appearances and scored six goals, won the League One Young ...

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Corruption central

FIFA’s decision to award the 2022 World Cup to Qatar is blemished not only by the fact that the tiny Gulf state, as we’ve seen, is a football ...

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Anand reigns supreme

Viswanathan Anand, seeded second, clinched the title when he drew with Ponomoriov in the fifth round. The four players met each other twice in ...

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Super striker Srinivas!

The self-effacing K. Srinivas has been crowned the carrom World Cup champion. V. V. Subrahmanyam has this interaction. KSrinivas is a ...

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Another feather in Karthik’s cap

Karthik’s bronze medal win in Serbia is a heartening performance. He faced players rated better than him and some of them were International ...

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‘I am no magician’

Arthur Antunes Coimbra, better known as Zico, has just taken charge of FC Goa. The legendary Brazilian is cautious about his team’s chances in ...

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YOGESHWAR DUTT