Vadapalli Nithin Kumar

No takers: Volley loses verve in recruitment freeze

Sports is a young man’s activity. Or a young woman’s.

19 hours ago

Penalty Corner malfunction: Old syndrome in Indian hockey

Poor conversion of penalty corners has been an old problem for Indian hockey. It’s not just the national team.

17 Sep 2018

Longing for sticks secret of Sumit’s performance

ONGC captain Sumit’s performance in the 92nd All India MCCMurugappa Gold Cup was lauded by all.

14 Sep 2018

CHA upbeat despite difficult debut

It may have been an unsavoury first taste for Chennai Hockey Association at the 92nd All India MCC-Murugappa Gold Cup hockey meet.

13 Sep 2018

Talent drain to Canada leaves Punjab & Sind Bank short 

Indians migrating to western countries for a better life is nothing new.

11 Sep 2018

Mumbai out after third straight loss

The 92nd All India MCC Murugappa Gold Cup saw its first casualty on Sunday with the Mumbai Hockey Association (MHA) exiting after losing their third straight game.

10 Sep 2018

Prize money for mother, Dharun Ayyasamy just wants to run

‘Dha-Run’. This is Dharun Ayyasamy’s WhatsApp status. If not anything else, it shows how important sport is to the 21-year-old.

09 Sep 2018

Jugraj, a water bottle seller to Indian Navy hockey front man

Chasing his dream to play for India, Jugraj has become a vital cog in the Navy wheel, as was seen in his team’s 2-1 victory over Bengaluru Hockey Association

08 Sep 2018

Sunny shining: Naval base for teenager’s India dream

Happy with his team’s performance in the first match, Indian Navy coach Ajay Kumar picked Sunny for special praise.

07 Sep 2018

Skipper blames selection mess for kabaddi upset at Asian games

How does it feel to be dethroned in a major event after being on top for 28 years? Ask the Indian men’s kabaddi team.

05 Sep 2018

Fardeen wins first ITF title on international debut

Playing his first ITF event, the 17-year-old was nervous initially but now he aims for a good run in the future.

26 Aug 2018

Volley from valley: Determined Prinkle Singh makes right moves

The Jammu and Kashmir situation is not the best for aspiring sportspersons. But From the valley comes inspiring tales. Prinkle Singh is at the centre of one such.

15 Aug 2018

Japanese bhangra, vociferous crowd convert race track into dance floor

“Speed thrills but kills,” say traffic boards. One would had to be at the Madras Motor Racing Track to know just how much of the former speed provides.

06 Aug 2018

Anish and Rajiv relishing international opportunity

The Madras Motor Racing Track was reverberating on Friday as 65 racers from eight countries (from Asia-Oceania regions) took part in three practice sessions ahead of the FIM Asia Road

04 Aug 2018

Students to corporates, Kabaddi has no barriers

Tamil Thalaivas CEO Viren D’Silva along with renowned Tamil actors Vishnu Vishal and Andrea Jeremiah recently launched a Corporate Kabaddi Fest and Children’s Kabaddi Challenge at Taj Club House. The

28 Jul 2018