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In the end, it is all about Rio Games: Roelant Oltmans

The Indian hockey team pose with their silver medals.

Two medals in elite FIH world events within a span of eight months is no mean feat and Roelant Oltmans’ wards would march into the Rio Olympics with their heads held high and the opposition aware that

CT a dress rehearsal for Rio: Sreejesh

P.R. Sreejesh (left) will lead an 18-member Indian team at the Champions Trophy.

It is ironic that in their bid to turn things around in Rio, the Indian hockey team return to the place where it all went wrong for them four years ago.

Indian Hockey: Shorter camps for bigger gains

Members of the senior hockey team train under the watchful eyes of chief coach Roelant Oltmans.

Fatigue and proper recovery are components that can make or break a team’s campaign in modern times.

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

I have long been arguing that it is better to have 100 per cent foreign-owned companies making their products in India 100 per cent, rather than buying 100 per cent foreign-made products from 100 per

Delhi is a political city, but it’s also a government town.