Victory for Kirti Azad, Rathore as Azharuddin, Bhaichung suffer huge defeats

Adding to the celebrations of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Kirti Azad – a member of India`s 1983 World Cup winning team, won from Bihar`s Darbhanga after beating RJD`s Mohammed Ali Ashraf Fatmi by 35043 votes.

General Elections 2014: List of sportspersons in the hunt

General Elections 2014: List of sportspersons in the hunt

Nine crorepati candidates in first phase of West Bengal LS polls

As many as nine of the 47 candidates in the fray in the first phase of the Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal are crorepatis (millionaires), with football icon Bhaichung Bhutia of Trinamool Congress leading the pack.

Bhaichung Bhutia has assets in excess of Rs 16 crore

Football icon Bhaichung Bhutia, contesting the Lok Sabha polls as a Trinamool Congress candidate from West Bengal`s Darjeeling constituency, possesses assets worth more than Rs 16 crore.

Stones thrown at TMC convoy in Darjeeling

Miscreants threw stones at cars in a Trinamool Congress convoy for party Lok Sabha candidate former Indian football team captain Bhaichung Bhutia at Patlebas in Darjeeling district on Saturday.

LS polls 2014: Baichung Bhutia, Moon Moon Sen to contest on TMC ticket

Former Indian football skipper Baichung Bhutia is set to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls on Trinamool Congress ticket, party chief Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday.

Rahul Bose to auction sports memorabilia for a cause

Rahul Bose is set to auction 29 iconic sports memorabilia from national and international world champions this year.

Bhutia has no hard feelings against Nayeemuddin

Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia and his one-time national coach Syed Nayeemuddin Thursday sought to underplay their irrevocable differences.

`Bhaichung Bhutia retirement end of an era`

Football legends, led by Chuni Goswami and P K Banerjee, paid tribute to just-retired former captain Bhaichung Bhutia, hailing him as one of the best players India has ever produced.

Bhaichung Bhutia was a traitor: Nayeemuddin

Syed Nayeemuddin lashed out against the just-retired Bhaichung Bhutia, accusing him of conspiracy during the AFC Asian Cup qualifiers in 2006.

Bhutia to call time on intl career today

Former India captain Baichung Bhutia is set to announce his international retirement on Wednesday bringing to an end an illustrious 16-year career.

Bhutia set to take call on retirement in 2-3 days

Seemingly frustrated with a
recurring calf muscle injury, veteran India striker Bhaichung
Bhutia will take a call on whether to extend his international
career or hang up his boots in the next couple of days.

Bhaichung, Renedy among probables for Pak friendly

Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia is among the 32 probables for the three international football friendlies against Pakistan in England next month.

Nim Lepcha to skipper Bhaichung’s United Sikkim

Local lad Nim Tshering Lepcha has been chosen to lead United Sikkim Football Club as captain for the 2011-12 season, with the new squad beginning training on Wednesday at the Paljor Stadium.

Make clubs commercial entity or it will go JCT way

Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia feels that more and more clubs will go the Mahindra United and JCT way.

I am missing Bhaichung: Sunil Chhetri

Star striker Sunil Chhetri is missing former captain Bhaichung Bhutia in the national football camp and said it would be tough for any player to fill in the shoes of a player of his stature.

I have to make a start with young players: Colaco

Newly-appointed Indian football coach Armando Colaco has defended his decision to show the door to senior players.

Bhutia dropped from India`s World Cup qualifier probables

Bhaichung Bhutia was omitted from the 42 probables for India`s WC Qualifier against UAE in July.

Jeje and Sunil are best strike-pair in country, admits Bhutia

Veteran striker Bhaichung Bhutia is getting the message that interim national coach Armando Colaco wants to move on with the younger crop of players.

Bhaichung to continue playing for United Sikkim FC

Indian football captain Bhaichung Bhutia Sunday said he will not don the East Bengal jersey but rather focus on his two-month old United Sikkim Football Club.