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Can’t We Respect Our Sportsmen?
Do sports in India mean only cricket and nothing else? This country has in the past produced Milkha Singh, P.T Usha, Mary Kom and many other stalwarts in different sports, who earned glory for the nation in spite of all... View Article
Why Can’t 1.25 Billion Indians Win More Olympic Medals?
Viswamitra advised Rama and Laxman from his empowered years of austerities and penance that sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence. It is not whether you get knocked down; it is whether you get up against the competitors,... View Article
Ashes: Done And Dusted
Test cricket is about cut and thrust. It is at its best when each side, with their own idiosyncrasies, comes together on a surface that offers both the prospect of reward for application and accuracy. When there is cut but... View Article
IPL Verdict Fallout Board Of Cosy Club Of India (BCCI) Lets Fans Down Again
The outcome of the IPL Governing Council meeting suggests that there is little stomach for decisions that will serve as a harsh example to future wrongdoer. Voices within the body asking for firm action were sidelined and instead another committee... View Article
Historical Hat-Trick Triumph At Wimbledon 2015
If you think India only tunes into cricket, you are mistaken. The country has happily awoken to sporting history, as our tennis players glorified India at Wimbledon 2015 It was a big weekend for India at the All England Lawn... View Article
Chile’s Moment of Brilliance
The Copa America ended with Chile celebrating a long-awaited triumph and Argentina left wondering how much longer its title drought will last. It was a disappointing finish for Lionel Messi and his teammates, who haven’t won anything in 22 years,... View Article
Is ‘Captain Cool’ Ready To Vacate ‘Hot Seat’?
Captaincy in cricket is a bit like playing chess in Harry Potter. It controls the moves overall, but every piece has a mind of its own. The most brilliant strategy will not work if soldiers do not follow, or are... View Article
IPL Fever Returns
With the expected finish to the Cricket World Cup 2015, it’s time for the cricketing fraternity to shift focus to one of the most cash-rich event. With its glamorous opening ceremony featuring top Bollywood stars and sports icons the festival... View Article
Hockey Title Revives Hopes For World Cup
With the HIL win, the midas touch of MS Dhoni, which seemed to have lost somewhere lately, is back and the entire nation is praying and hoping that he will repeat history in Australia and New Zealand With Cricket World... View Article
Amidst Glorious Uncertainties Lie Opportunities
Cricket is the game of glorious uncertainties and even a minnow and a non test playing nation can be a world champion, but, for that to happen, top teams have to play the poorest cricket With days left in the... View Article