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Marathon is unpredictable: Nitendra Singh Rawat

There is something about distance running that is deeply introspective. Long stretches with little distractions to rescue one from their own train of thoughts.

19 Jul 2016 12:56 AM

No unrealistic aims for Rio, says Shivani Kataria

“It means a lot...honestly ” Shivani Kataria’s voice trails away as she tries to find words to express her feelings. She shrugs and laughs.

17 Jul 2016 1:24 AM

Our Rio performance will be good, says Vijay Goel

Union sports minister Vijay Goel, on Saturday, revealed that Rio bound athletes have been given the best preparations in their efforts to win laurels for the country at the Olympics beginning from Aug

16 Jul 2016 11:48 PM

Target is semis at Games, says Sajan Prakash

It takes close to four hours to fly from Hong Kong to Phuket. For many that is a long flight in itself, but for Sajan Prakash it felt like an eternity.

13 Jul 2016 2:45 AM

Four years later, Saina Nehwal chasing a dream again

She has been the poster child for badminton for years in India. An athlete, who gives hope and sets a benchmark for the youngsters aspiring to reach the highest levels of the sport.

08 Jul 2016 2:10 AM


Swimming: SFI picks Sajan Prakash, Shivani Kataria for Rio Olympics

Swimmers Sajan Prakash and Shivani Kataria will represent India at the Rio Olympics, according to the Swimming Federation of India.

06 Jul 2016 7:03 AM

I won’t curb Virat Kohli’s aggression: Anil Kumble

During his playing days, Anil Kumble was known for his no-nonsense and aggressive approach who never gave up, no matter what the situation.

05 Jul 2016 12:37 AM

Shikhar Dhawan seeks consistency

Donning the opening batsman’s role for Team India is no easy task.

04 Jul 2016 2:11 AM

We’re already thinking of winning series in West Indies, says Stuart Binny

When Team India begin their warm-up match in West Indies on July 9, it will mark exactly two years to the day after Stuart Binny made his Test debut for the Men in Blue.

03 Jul 2016 3:12 AM

England have failed to impress: Steve McManaman

Even as the European Championships enters the knockout stage, former England midfielder Steve McManaman feels his compatriots are yet to hit top gear and warns that unless they find it quickly, it cou

24 Jun 2016 2:11 AM


France have great team spirit: Leboeuf

Proud winner of a World Cup and the European Championship in France colours, Frank Leboeuf knows what it takes to be a winner.

15 Jun 2016 6:54 AM

Bangalore Football Stadium’s golden man parts way with club

Whether it was the Bangalore Football Stadium or Sree Kanteerava, Bengaluru FC fans always made their voices heard loud and clear.

01 Jun 2016 6:38 AM

Power of the Mike Powell sprint!

It’s been quarter of a century since that fateful day in Tokyo when Mike Powell flew. He flew high and long to a world record, which stands even to this day.

28 May 2016 10:29 PM

EPL reunites old rivals at Manchester

For anyone who had their nose inside a book of fiction or their eyes glued to screen it is evident that the hero, any hero, is only as good as the villain.

27 May 2016 10:34 PM

Braveheart blade-runner battles odds

What should have been a great vacation nearly turned tragic but, if anything, she turned it around with her supreme sense of grit and single-minded determination to battle all odds.

22 May 2016 1:04 AM


Few takers for homegrown bosses in England

The Premier League is touted as being the best league in the world. By and large people accept it, although there are two contrasting views.

21 May 2016 7:38 AM

Nitendra Singh Rawat is raring to go in Rio

The year 2016 is a big one for Nitendra Singh Rawat.

15 May 2016 2:55 AM

Leader John Terry leaves on a sad note

At the end of last season, John Terry stood tall.

14 May 2016 10:27 PM

Russia shouldn’t go to Rio: Mike Powell

It’s been around a quarter of a century since Mike Powell set the long jump world record with a soaring leap that cleared 8.95 metres. And it remains to this day.

13 May 2016 7:03 AM

IPL 9: RCB’s big guns fail, Rahul Delivers

Mumbai Indians’ Mitchell McClenaghan is ecstatic after dismissing RCB captain Virat Kohli in Bengaluru on Wednesday. (Photo: Shashidhar B.)

12 May 2016 3:03 AM