Vadapalli Nithin Kumar

Choppy waters to navigate for Tanzanian sailors

Sailors from all over the world are competing at the 10th Indian International Regatta (IIR) but for some, the waters traversed have been choppier than usual.

04 Jan 2019

Baby steps to finals, Puducherry tennis makes presence felt

Since coming under the national body’s banner, the association has conducted eight AITA tournaments in U-12, U-14 and U-16 categories, which helped local players.

28 Dec 2018

Gold in cold with silver and bronze

Christmas came early for a bunch of teenage table tennis players from Tamil Nadu.

25 Dec 2018

ICF girls brave odds, shine on debut

Not everyday does one see the defeated walk out head held high. Sports, after all, is about the winner.

22 Dec 2018

Aggro & attitude land Hariharan in Pro zone

Aggression is double-edged trait if you are a sportsman. If used properly, it can work wonders. If not, it may backfire and undo a lot of good work.

20 Dec 2018

Braveheart Saran overcomes injuries to rule the pool

 K Saran, a 14-year-old, refuses to let injuries prevent him from hogging the limelight.

10 Dec 2018

Golden hat-trick, record for Nithik in zonal trials

Competing in Group 3 (11-12 years) Nithik broke his own record in individual medley in the final.

08 Dec 2018

Inspired by seniors, juniors eager to move up table in World Table Tennis Championships

The Indians would look to better their 2017 performance, when they finished 12th. Their confidence should be high after qualifying for the Worlds through the Asian Championship in August.

02 Dec 2018

Commonwealth gold does not make fencer CA Bhavani Devi’s world glitter

Despite being one of India’s most promising fencers, she took part in only eight out of 13 international events this year - due to lack of funds.

28 Nov 2018

Tamil Nadu TT body challenges federation ultimatum

The Tamil Nadu Table Tennis Association (TNTTA) is taking on the Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI).

06 Nov 2018

These chennai boys are breaking to the surface

How does it feel to be the parents of champions? One should ask Sarvepalli Krishna Pranav and Ahamed Azraq’s parents.

25 Oct 2018

Supporting act: Crowd adds fizz to festival of Kabaddi

 Something new is being witnessed in Chennai these days.

11 Oct 2018

Stature boost for Iranians in Pro Kabaddi League post Asian coup

After their stunning performance at the Asian Games where they won gold in the men’s and women’s sections, the stock of Iranian kabaddi players has risen.

10 Oct 2018

Pro Kabaddi League: Puneri Paltan beat Haryana Steelers 34-22

Puneri Paltan banked heavily on raider Nitin Tomar against U Mumba in their first match of the Pro Kabaddi League which ended in a draw.

09 Oct 2018

Pro Kabaddi League: Defensive issues condemn Patna Pirates to opening-day defeat to Tamil Thalaivas

Throughout the match, Thalaivas skipper Ajay Thakur kept stealing points from Pirates, scoring the most number of raid points in the match.

08 Oct 2018