Vishnu Prasad

India vs China international football match: Getting friendly with dragons

India last met China 21 years ago, is a reflection of the national team’s limited playing time over the years.

13 Oct 2018

Young and restless: Teens in vogue for ISL managers

This ISL season though, a number of youngsters have already bucked that trend and come through after spending time in their respective clubs’ developmental setups.

11 Oct 2018

I-League to carry on during Asian Cup

The I-League finally announced its fixtures for the upcoming season — with just over 20 days left for the first game — and a couple of things stood out.

06 Oct 2018

Slum dunk: Promising Vijay set to live childhood goal

NVijay was ten years old when he got a rare opportunity that boys his age could only dream of — a chance to watch a Rajinikanth movie being shot.

06 Oct 2018

Power tussle between CFA, TFA leads future of Chennai football in the dark

The CFA and TFA have differing versions of the story to offer.

04 Oct 2018

Qualification opportunity for 2019 U-17 World Cup lost for India, but hope renewed in junior football

Their achievement in reaching the quarterfinal may not be unprecedented, an Indian team did the same in 2002, but this team has certainly done better than any of their predecessors.

02 Oct 2018

Formula won: Ageless Narain enjoying Japanese adventure

The Super Formula series in Japan, that Narain has been in for the past four years, features races in some extreme conditions.

30 Sep 2018

Finally home, Alwyn George hopes FC Pune City performance propels him to Asian Cup

But one of the most important things for Alwyn is to do whatever it takes to grab Stephen Constantine’s attention and make it to the Asian Cup squad.

29 Sep 2018

New season, destination and goals for Chennaiyin FC

It has been nearly five months since his side trumped Bengaluru FC to win the Indian Super League, but Chennaiyin FC coach John Gregory has a startling admission to make.

29 Sep 2018

Mixed feeling: Break point divides opinion in ISL fraternity

This year, managers will have to factor in a bit of uncertainty, the kind that their counterparts in Europe deal with on a monthly basis.

29 Sep 2018

Churchill Brothers to remain in I-League

It’s official! After a month of suspense, Churchill Brothers have been reinstated into the I-League despite finishing in the relegation places last year.

20 Sep 2018

New hurdle for sprinter Muhammed Anas Yahiya

An Asiad medal, for most athletes, is a statement of intent, a platform to build on with two years to go for the Olympics.

15 Sep 2018

Foreign coach in the offing as Volleyball Federation of India eyes good service

The men’s team, in particular, had a disappointing Games.

11 Sep 2018

Teenager Tijil scorching the track despite foot deformity

Tijil Rao doesn’t initially come across as a racer. As you watch his small frame run up and down the pit lane at Kari Motor Speedway, you imagine he is here to watch his father or elder brother race.

03 Sep 2018

Ex-champ Hataria’s drive to promote women

Ahura Racing has six main drivers and a six reserve ones, all assembled after a talent hunt conducted across the country.

02 Sep 2018