Vishnu Prasad

ISL: Delhi Dynamos register first win of season, beat Chennaiyin FC 3-1

Goals from Daniel Lahlimpuia (16th minute) , Bikramjit Singh (78th) and Nandhakumar Sekar (82nd) gave Delhi their first win of the season.

16 Dec 2018

NADA’s four-year ban on shot-putter Inderjeet Singh rescinded

The verdict comes as a huge embarrassment for NADA, with the panel also casting serious aspersions on the body’s functioning.

15 Dec 2018

House in order, FMSCI president Prithiviraj to launch corporate drive

Force India is no more and the last Indian to race in the series did so six years ago.

12 Dec 2018

Close shave for chess players

Three Indian chess players, who are in the Philippines for the 17th Asian Continental Chess Championships, were reportedly attacked outside their team hotel on Sunday night.

11 Dec 2018

Brothers in arms: Canadian duo living father’s dream

While Balbir himself was unable to play international hockey, both his sons have filled that hole in his wishlist.

09 Dec 2018

Clash of unattractive and unproductive on cards for Chennaiyin FC and ATK

For Chennaiyin, the only thing worse than their defence has been attack.

02 Dec 2018

Mary Kom: The woman who got a hopelessly apathetic India to care

Mary Kom, who did not merit a mention in the snippets on sports pages in 2002 is now dominating headlines on the front page.

02 Dec 2018

Ambition Hockey 2024: A French kiss to start with and dreams of a long date 

Even in a practice game, France 3 Pakistan 0 looks like an anomaly, a typing error in a hastily compiled scorecard.

27 Nov 2018

Black magic: How an India-born billionaire bankrolled New Zealand’s dream

In 2016, as New Zealand’s hockey teams were preparing for the Rio Olympics, they received a proposal from their hockey federation that left many of them feeling disturbed.

25 Nov 2018

From culture shocks to no translator: It’s all happening out here...

Argentina were the first team to arrive for the FIH Men’s World Cup on Thursday.

24 Nov 2018

Bhubaneswar gears up for brave new world

Most of it is in line with the larger theme of the World Cup, but some of the graffiti is amusingly random.

23 Nov 2018

After Olympics, Argentina target Cup that matters

There was an air of nonchala­nce around them, the kind that you usually see in teams exce­e­dingly confident in their ability.

23 Nov 2018

The Class of 82 will remain unmatched in hockey: Hassan

But when the team does land in Bhubaneswar, they’ll bring not only their uninspiring present but glimpses of their glorious past.

21 Nov 2018

Formula One hopes dashed, but experienced Maini aims for improved display from next year

The last time an Indian raced in Formula One was six years ago, when Narain Karthikeyan turned out in HRT Racing’s colours.

19 Nov 2018

Once cynosure and now souvenir of past, Buddh track still plays on

A fading signboard along theYamuna Expressway that once directed fans arriving for Indian Grand Prix to their section of the track, with a worn-out Formula One logo as its centrepiece.

18 Nov 2018