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Anupam Pratihary

Athletics: Prominent Kenyan coach offers to train Indian marathon talent Budhia Singh

May 29 2018

No one in the history of marathon has won nine out of 10 races, including an Olympic gold, except Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge. 

Olympics - India leaving no stone unturned in Tokyo preparation: sports minister

May 09 2018

A former champion shooter himself, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore knows how lack of infrastructure can scuttle Olympic dreams and the Indian sports minister is determined to ensure his athletes get the best possible preparation for the Tokyo Games.

INTERVIEW-Games-India leaving no stone unturned in Tokyo preparation - sports minister

May 09 2018

May 9 A former champion shooter himself, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore knows how lack of infrastructure can scuttle Olympic dreams and the Indian sports minister is determined to ensure his athletes get the best possible preparation for the Tokyo Games.

Q&A: Dhoni is the hero of my 'Democracy's XI' - Rajdeep Sardesai

Dec 08 2017

Meritocracy in cricket made sure the cricketing lineage of Dilip Sardesai was not enough for his son, Rajdeep, to play cricket at the highest level for the country.

The Lakshadweep islands: a sublime coral jewel

Aug 24 2017

Many people who think "vacation" go to the sea. Most of them don't immediately think of the Lakshadweep Islands, an archipelago of 36 islands about 300 kilometres off India's southwestern coast. Fewer think of going there during the monsoon rains that lash the islands as they sweep by on their way over the mainland toward the Himalayas.

Commentary: When Indian cricket lost to captain Kohli

Jun 21 2017

On June 18, Team India lost the Champions Trophy final. Two days later, Indian cricket lost as a whole.

India's revived quicks need specialist coach - Yadav

Apr 13 2017

BENGALURU India have finally developed a potent pace attack which can help them win overseas but the fast bowlers would still benefit from the recruitment of a dedicated coach, spearhead Umesh Yadav told Reuters.

Commentary: Kohli in the line of fire as golden run ends

Mar 01 2017

Captain Virat Kohli had led his men admirably till last week's Pune test, where a 333-run rout by Australia ended India's 19-match unbeaten streak.

Karun Nair: The outlier of Chepauk

Dec 29 2016

In 139 years of test history, no one had achieved what Karun Nair did on December 19 at the Chepauk Stadium in Chennai - score a triple century (303 not out) in only his third test innings. Sir Len Hutton scored 364 in his ninth innings, a record that stood for 78 years till Nair made it his own.

Q&A: Prakash Padukone on India’s Olympic dreams

Oct 01 2016

In 1980, when India barely had a badminton stadium of any repute, Prakash Padukone won the All England tournament by defeating reigning champion Liem Swie King and topped the world ranking. That was a feat no Indian player could have dared to dream at the time.

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