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How to play cricket on football turf? Ask Mumbai University boysSign in to Read

February 16, 2016 1:51 am

Bangalore side had players like KC Cariappa and Jagadeesha Suchith who represented KKR and Mumbai Indians in the last edition of IPL.

Pakistan drop chartered flight for South Asian GamesSign in to Read

February 02, 2016 1:32 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the South Asian Games in Guwahati along with ministers and diplomats from other SAARC nations.

Andy Murray’s nemesis Gavin Rumgay looks for fame as paddlerSign in to Read

December 21, 2015 12:59 am

Soon after humbling Andy Murray five times – as his website proclaims - Gavin Rumgay was lured away to play table tennis.

ISL 2015: Simao magic robs Delhi Dynamos of a home winSign in to Read

November 04, 2015 1:46 am

Simao, in only his first touch, drilled one past Toni Delhi goalkeeper Doblas into the top corner to the scores level.

French Super Series: HS Prannoy grounds super Lin DanSign in to Read

October 22, 2015 1:02 am

Unseeded Indian, rallies from a game down to beat third seed 14-21, 21-11, 21-17 at the Stade Pierre de Coubertin.

Soviet players didn’t want to cheat, they were ordered to: Viswanathan AnandSign in to Read

September 28, 2015 12:52 am

Viswanathan Anand talks about dividing line between Cold War and post-Cold War chess, the perception of Indian players during that period and the genius of Bobby Fischer and his iconic 1972 World Championship match with Boris Spassky.

IBL to return, set to be unveiled next yearSign in to Read

September 25, 2015 2:40 am

The Indian Badminton League, in its debut season in 2013, was labeled as a reasonable success

Post-Gurbaj Singh, Indian Hockey Team has a problemSign in to Read

September 23, 2015 12:45 am

Team looking to fill void on right flank where midfielder was a key in stringing together attacking moves.

Mairaj Ahmed Khan buries 15 years of pain by clinching 2016 Rio Olympic quota in skeetSign in to Read

September 23, 2015 12:34 am

Mairaj Ahmed Khan's qualification in skeet shooting is a step forward for Indian shooters in the category.

Delhi Underbelly: A look at sorry state of affairs in the capitalSign in to Read

September 21, 2015 12:43 am

Nihal Koshie traces the story of how, like the parent body, and many other units, the DDCA couldn't handle fame, fortune.


On This Day: Michael Phelps makes history at Beijing Olympics

June 18, 2020 2:43 pm

On August 17, 2008, US swimmer Michael Phelps became the first athlete to win 8 Olympic gold medals. He broke the 36-year record held by Mark Spitz who had won 7 medals at the 1972 Olympics. He went on to win 23 Olympic gold medals in his career.