Vadapalli Nithin Kumar

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

Chennai paddler Kavyasree Bhaskar brings home trophies

Indian paddlers proved their prowess by winning two bronze medals for the first time at the Asian Games in August. Now, several teenagers are taking the sport seriously.

01 Oct 2018

ICF’s initiative to build future stars

Athletes lamenting the lack of quality infrastructure in India is a common story. The Integral Coach Factory (ICF) is doing their bit to find a fix.

01 Oct 2018

No takers: Volley loses verve in recruitment freeze

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

21 Sep 2018

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