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  • Empires Strike Back All-Out War Against Lalit Modi

    October 30, 2010 4:26 pm Published by

    The old guards in the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have closed their ranks and after regrouping their forces have struck back with so much vengeance against Lalit Modi that it has stunned even the hardcore opponents... View Article

  • Will Commonwealth Games Make India A Sporting Power?

    October 23, 2010 3:37 pm Published by

    Herd mentality has gripped the Commonwealth Games. Just before the opening ceremony, for a section of the media, nothing was going right in a run up to the Games, come Sunday, October 3 and suddenly everything seemed to have changed.... View Article

  • Games Village That Was Not To Be

    October 16, 2010 5:29 pm Published by

    The Commonwealth Games village which brought so much negative publicity and shame for the country was actually meant to be hostels and other sporting facilities for the students of Delhi University. However greed and corruption overtook as the plans for... View Article

  • Time For Sportspersons To Save India Blushes

    October 9, 2010 10:26 am Published by

    Indian sportspersons have a tough task on hand waiting for them. They have an enormous responsibility to turn this Commonwealth “shame” game into “Fame” Game. They will have to perform well to boost the morale of the countrymen who are... View Article

  • Gunning For Glory And Gold

    September 25, 2010 12:17 pm Published by

    In 2008 when Chinese Prime Minister met Dr Manmohan Singh, he presented his Indian counterpart a framed photo of shooter Abhinav Bindra with the Beijing Olympic gold medal. The Chinese made a telling point. They conveyed to Delhi that India... View Article

  • Spot Fixing For PCB it is much ado about nothing

    September 18, 2010 12:59 pm Published by

    Pakistan has done it again. After Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani came out with a strange statement that allegations of spot fixing by three cricketers have forced the “nation hang its head in shame”. “I have ordered a thorough inquiry... View Article

  • Why India Is Not A (Super) Power In Sports

    September 4, 2010 2:29 pm Published by

    There is a school of thought which mocks at country’s bid to emerge as a sporting nation by saying that India has no sporting culture and its establishment is desperately trying to imitate the western and developed countries to be... View Article

  • FIH Should Know India Is Not A Banana Republic

    August 28, 2010 11:40 am Published by

    With the merger of the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) and Indian Women Hockey Federation (IWHF), one of the sordid chapters in the history of the National game has hopefully came to an end. Before this merger took place one was... View Article

  • The Cursed Games The country could have done without them

    August 21, 2010 10:49 am Published by

    Two events which will have a considerable impact on the Indian sports and Commonwealth Games took place in the morning of August 7. Legendary fullback and Olympian Pargat Singh (45) lost to Ms Vidya Stokes (83) in the election for... View Article

  • Incredible Chaos In Indian Sports

    August 14, 2010 11:19 am Published by

    India is hosting two mega sporting events in a span of next seven months and in between will be associated with another sporting extravaganza which is slated to be held in China. The nation should have been in the grip... View Article