By Rajdeep Saha | Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 08:54
England manager Roy Hodgson has a good selection headache ahead of him when he decides to call the players for international duty at the end of next month. England play Lithuania on 27th March at the Euro 2016 qualifiers at Wembley, and one player that is making a strong case for featuring in the squad is Harry Kane.
By Dattaraj Thaly | Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 17:09
After being condemned to a defeat in the North London derby, voices in favor to ring in a change at Arsenal's managerial helm have begun to grow louder. Despite injecting the squad with world-class players like Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, the Gunners have failed to compete for major honors.
By Dattaraj Thaly | Friday, January 23, 2015 - 22:20
For obvious reasons, 15th August is the most significant date in India's collective history. As the country marked its 68th Independence Day in 2014, a rather important moment for India and Indian football went largely unnoticed.
By Jayanta Oinam | Friday, January 23, 2015 - 17:26
Hockey Indian League (HIL), the world's most lucrative field hockey tournament, enters it's third season with two new franchises bidding to win hearts. HIL has been a boon to Indian hockey, and it's continued success is pivotal to the existence of the sport in the country.
Defending champions: Delhi Waveriders
By Dattaraj Thaly | Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 13:33
"Cut my veins open and I bleed Liverpool red"- Steven Gerrard, 2006.
By Chaitan Papnai | Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 16:37
Within hours after the third Test between India and Australia ended in a draw at MCG, the most successful Test skipper in the history of Indian cricket announced his retirement from the longest format of the game. A captain, under whose leadership, India reached the zenith of ICC Test rankings in 2009, bid adieu to the longest format of the game.
By Rajdeep Saha | Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 14:55
The landscape of European football has undergone a sea change in recent times. Leagues across the continent have witnessed the emergence of a new ruling elite. At a time when Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Manchester City and Chelsea have won laurels, other formidable teams have seen a slump in form and stature.
By Dattaraj Thaly | Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 18:54
No other individual sport captured the imagination of the world as tennis did in 2014. The men and women with racquets in their hands took tennis fans and sports enthusiasts on a rollercoaster ride. Right from January up until December, the unpredictability of the ATP and WTA tours made for great viewing. Upstarts upset the apple cart, legends said goodbye and new peaks were conquered in 2014.
By Dattaraj Thaly | Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 16:02
As Pakistan edged out India in a hard-fought semi-final of the Champions Trophy in Bhubaneswar, some of the Pakistani players allowed emotions to get the better of them as they engaged in over the top celebrations. What was supposed to be a momentous occasion for Pakistan hockey turned into a full blown controversy.
I think he (Michael Clarke) is very much the leader of that team. We are very respectful of that and I think they are strengthened for his inclusion back in the side.