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Needles to Superman capes, it’s all in the mind

Sardar Singh

Do not be surprised if you see members of the Indian hockey team dressed in Superman capes or trying simple exercises like threading a needle every alternate afternoon at the SAI Centre in Bengaluru.

Mind games for Rio-bound hockey team

 The relaxed players take a selfie after training.

The activities are part of psychology sessions in the buildup to the Rio Olympic Games.

Abhinav Bindra plays ‘true’ goodwill ambassador

Abhinav Bindra

On August 11, 2008 in Beijing, Abhinav Bindra scripted a golden chapter in India’s Olympic history, shooting his way to the country’s first individual gold medal.

IPL 9: Supergiants rise to the occasion


Rising Pune Supergiants’ Ajinkya Rahane en route to his unbeaten 63 in their IPL-9 match against Delhi Daredevils at the Kotla in New Delhi on Thursday. (Photo: BCCI)

Zak & Co. look to pack a punch against Supergiants

Pune opener Ajinkya Rahane

Mahendra Singh Dhoni finds himself in an unfamiliar position.

Four keepers in Daredevils’ line-up

Quinton de Kock

Delhi Daredevils, in an attempt to find the right combination against Kolkata, made a record of sorts when they ended up fielding four wicket-keepers in their line-up, perhaps a first in T20 cricket!

IPL 9: Red-hot Delhi douse KKR fire

Sam Billings (54), making his IPL debut, anchored the Delhi innings with a strokeful fifty on Saturday. (Photo: BCCI)

The ability to find unlikely heroes has been Delhi Daredevils’ secret to success in their revamped campaign this season, and they underlined it on Saturday with a convincing 27-run win over Kolkata Kn

IPL 9: Kolkata Knight Riders out to challenge Zak’s devils

Opener Quniton de Kock has been the go-to-man for Delhi so far.

If one were to predict the outcome of a Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders game ahead of the Indian Premier League Season Nine, most would have voted in favour of the latter.

When Manchester United stars chose a ‘cricket’ team

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick.

It is not everyday that football stars offer an insight into their lives, likes and dislikes, personal favourites besides their pre-match routines.

ICC World Twenty20: Class and Kohli-ty

Virat Kohli

India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni lauded Virat Kohli’s “incredible innings” that carried them into the ICC World T20 semi-finals on Sunday night, saying he can “never be someone like Virat” when it c

With the results of the five Assembly elections out, there are certain clear heroes: Mamata Banerjee in West Bengal, J. Jayalalithaa in Tamil Nadu, the LDF in Kerala and the BJP in Assam.

When the information and broadcasting ministry sent out letters to all ministers requesting them to give detailed interviews to Doordarshan and All-India Radio about the achievements of their respecti