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Palmer rues lack of information, technique among Indian kids

Palmer was in the country to hold a week-long clinic for selected under-privileged children in Gurugram.

09 Jun 2018 1:30 AM

Not worried about expectations: Manu Bhaker

The protege of junior national coach Jaspal Rana credits him for her disciplined life.

10 May 2018 7:33 AM

The flag keeps them motivated

Top sportspersons are increasingly being spotted flaunting the colours of the national flag during international tournaments.

24 Apr 2018 12:45 AM

CWG is just the beginning: Manika Batra

For the 23-year-old this is just the beginning and she would like to build on it with more success.

22 Apr 2018 6:08 AM

Davis Cup: Prajnesh to replace injured Bhambri

Yuki will be replaced by world no. 246 Prajnesh Gunneswaran for the tie which will be held in Tianjin on April 6 and 7.

27 Mar 2018 1:39 AM


Amritraj not ‘crazy’ about new Cup format

India face China in an away tie in search of a World Group playoff berth in the new format next month.

21 Mar 2018 1:38 AM

‘Reaching Gold Coast early will help us’

Chopra was upbeat about Indian athletes’ medal chances as well. The AFI has named a 31-member team for the Games.

20 Mar 2018 12:15 AM

Paes returns to Davis Cup fold

Paes was dropped from the tie against Uzbekistan in April 2017 and was also not considered for the World Group Play-off against Canada.

12 Mar 2018 12:49 AM

‘Best possible team picked’

According to gymnastics coaches, this was the “best” team picked for the Gold Coast Games.

09 Mar 2018 12:18 AM

Somersaulting over politics

Overcoming official apathy, division in federation gymnasts bring home medals.

04 Mar 2018 2:13 AM


An eye-catching switch from mat to akhara

Bishnoi told Pooja that her body structure and interest were better suited to wrestling than judo.

27 Jan 2018 5:52 AM

Kolkata 25K: Ethiopian duo rule Kolkata roads

Eritrea’s Tsegay Tuemay was second in 1:14: 29 while Augustino Sulle of Tanzania finished 12 seconds later to take the third spot.

18 Dec 2017 12:40 AM

Kolkata 25K: Bekele targets win on debut run

In his first race in India, the triple Olympic gold medallist and 18-time world champion has sets his sights on the top spot.

17 Dec 2017 1:02 AM

Bekele sets sights on marathon record

Two years later he shaved two minutes off his personal best by setting a new Ethiopian record of 2:03:03 at the Berlin Marathon.

16 Dec 2017 1:08 AM

Don’t want my record to be broken: Mike Powell

Powell’s world record, which is standing tall since August 1991, makes him the fourth person since 1900 to hold the long jump mark for over 20 years.

15 Dec 2017 12:13 AM


Delhi Half Marathon: Maiden win for Ayana, Legese claims crown

Belihu gave credit for his success to Ethiopia’s Guye Adola, who created a course record of 59:06 in 2014 here.

20 Nov 2017 1:07 AM

Delhi Half Marathon: Rain brings relief as world champs eye titles

The alarming level of toxins in the air was such a headache that it had even forced race organisers to think of a new window to hold the annual event.

19 Nov 2017 1:32 AM

Divij’s slow and steady progress

Sharan matured late and developed his game over the years. Finishing the year on a strong note will be on his mind.

18 Nov 2017 1:09 AM

Delhi Half Marathon: ‘Indians need foreign exposure’

The Jamaica-born legend was here as a face of footwear giants Puma for the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon and said he always enjoyed coming to India.

18 Nov 2017 1:03 AM

Rio Olympic champ sets sights on ADHM crown

The Ethiopian came fifth in that event at the 2010 junior world championship.

17 Nov 2017 1:04 AM