Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Other Sports

Herschelle Gibbs, Manoj Prabhakar apply for Indian women’s cricket coach

Yesterday, reports emerged that in addition to South African cricket legend Herschelle Gibbs, former Indian seamer Manoj Prabhakar has also submitted his name for consideration for the position of the coach of the Indian Women's Cricket team. PTI reported...

SAI appoints 14 Olympians and Paralympians as coaches

In a move that promises to empower both elite sportspersons and young athletes, the Sports Authority of India has appointed 11 Olympians and 3 Paralympians as coaches and assistant coaches. These appointments have been made with an effort to...

List of sporting action that is going to keep you occupied this winter

The mercury decides to dip steadily as December announces it's arrival with clear blue-spat skies and a tenderly warm sun casting its warmth all around. The winter season brings with it a lift in the spirits as the fields...

How BCCI was reduced to tatters bit by bit

Nostalgia has a unique trait of glorifying the bygone. It varnishes over all the irregularities that are associated with the follies of the past. The way Indian cricket was run a decade ago had cricket pundits, experts, the media...

Nihal Sarin: The 14-year old Grandmaster who is always thinking of his next move.

The boy’s feet could barely touch the ground in 2014 when he played in the World Junior Chess Championship in Pune, the premier tournament for top juniors (U-20) in the world. Nihal Sarin was only 10 years old! Yes,...