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Neeraj Chopra all gung-ho about Asiad

Neeraj Chopra qualified for the finals of the IAAF Diamond League 2018 along with five others to be held in Zurich on August 30.

28 Jul 2018 1:22 AM

Supporting female athletes with long-term goals: Rashesh

Edelweiss Chairman-CEO Rashesh Shah and his wife Vidya Shah share a passion for running.

25 Jul 2018 12:49 AM

Anil Korni, Roopali conquer monsoon marathon challenge

Over 3500 participants braved the rains on Sunday morning in half marathon, 10k and 5k races flagged off by Zaheer Khan.

23 Jul 2018 12:33 AM

Turkey gold a boost for Asiad: Dipa Karmakar

Dipa and athlete Hima Das are prime examples of athletes from small towns achieving success in unheralded sports.

22 Jul 2018 12:47 AM

Pre-season blues for Mumbai

Post a few off-field distractions Mumbai probables set to kick off official training from Monday under new coach and support staff .

22 Jul 2018 12:35 AM


Rallying against odds

After a successful career in car racing in Asia, at 50, Sanjay Takale will make his World Rally Championship - 3 debut.

21 Jul 2018 1:19 AM

Good break for me, says Siddhesh Lad

Lad recently finished a 30-over tournament in Chennai for his employers Indian Oil Corporation where his team won the YSCA title.

20 Jul 2018 12:47 AM

Coaching is tougher than playing

Newly appointed Mumbai cricket coach Vinayak Samant says he will give space to senior players and will try to get the best out of them.

14 Jul 2018 12:41 AM

Fighter, racer, flyer

She also was part of Abhishek Nayar-led cricket franchise SoboSupersonics during the inaugural T20 Mumbai League.

11 Jul 2018 12:28 AM

Satendra to go solo across English Channel

The conditions at Dover Strait in UK were deemed unfit for his body.

08 Jul 2018 12:18 AM


Pawar rues lack of infrastructure

Former international badminton player says government needs to come forward to improve facilities for indoor sports in city.

07 Jul 2018 12:36 AM

Abhishek Ambekar excited to be playing in Kolkata

It was a great experience playing for Minerva and we ended up winning the title after a hard fought season, says Prakash.

03 Jul 2018 7:50 AM

Prajakta Sawant to fight against injustice

Prajakta found support from another doubles specialist Jwala Gutta.

01 Jul 2018 1:32 AM

Taking giant strides

At 14, Musheer has already represented the Mumbai U16 cricket team and may be fast tracked into the U19 squad in the near future as well.

30 Jun 2018 2:17 AM

I lack self-belief at the moment: Divya

The talented paddler took time to adjust to tough routine in Mumbai conditions but now she has got accustomed to the city.

23 Jun 2018 12:08 AM


Easier to lead in Rugby Sevens: Vahbiz Bharucha

A young inexperienced Indian side lost both those games and Vahbiz attributed it to lack of exposure.

21 Jun 2018 7:07 AM

Can’t get into negative mindset

Siddhesh Lad focuses on positives but hints he had enough as a bench warmer for four seasons in IPL. Hopes for a better season for Mumbai.

15 Jun 2018 12:27 AM

Shuttling her way to success

The young pair from Maharashtra, recently won their second international senior tournament in Mauritius.

13 Jun 2018 12:10 AM

Neutral curators did a good job: Naik

The Wankhede pitch curator lauds BCCI decision to continue with them in the coming season.

11 Jun 2018 1:04 AM

CIC to decide Dighe’s replacement

The MCA’s Cricket Improvement Committee headed by Agarkar is likely to convene a meeting next week to discuss potential candidates.

10 Jun 2018 12:26 AM