Krishnendu Banerjee

ISL: Versatile Suresh Singh becoming manager Carles Cuadrat's go-to man in Bengaluru midfield

In his first year in the ISL, not many expected Suresh, a member of India’s U-17 World Cup team, to cement his place in Bengaluru’s first-team.

08 Mar 2020

From Barcelona to Bengaluru FC: The tale of Nili's broken dreams and courage to fight on

Nili suffered from anxiety episodes and left Barcelona within a year for Albacete and from there Greek club Platanias - to start from scratch.

05 Mar 2020

ISL 2020: Brownie points and slender advantage for Bengaluru FC

After a few hits and misses in the season, Bengaluru FC needed something special in the home stretch.

02 Mar 2020

Pressure on Cuadrat & co to win ISL after cup miss

Bengaluru have already lost the top spot in the Indian Super League to FC Goa and the AFC Champions League berth.

28 Feb 2020

Bonzi jumping in Bengaluru Open

Coming into the Bengaluru Open Challenger, France’s Benjamin Bonzi was a relatively un­known name.

16 Feb 2020

Lack of system and funds deterring growth of Indian singles tennis players

At the ongoing Bengaluru Open, none of the 11 players who managed to get into main draw qualified for the last eight stage.

15 Feb 2020

India’s singles challenge comes to end at Bengaluru Open; Leander Paes-Matthew Ebden in semis

Indian tennis players have always rued the lack of ATP tournaments in the country. With just one ATP 250 and one or two Challenger events a year, they have a point.

14 Feb 2020

Bengaluru FC on cloud nine after Paro thrashing in AFC Cup qualifier

Bengaluru will take on Maziya Sports & Recreation Club of Maldives for a place in the AFC Cup group stage.

13 Feb 2020

Mohamed Safwat leading Egyptian tennis after two decades of lull

The next best is Karim-Mohamed Maamoun (No 365). In the women’s, Mayar Sherif is World No 189.

13 Feb 2020

Into the sunset with Paes of mind

Tennis ace recalls good times in his long, illustrious career and talks about plans after bidding goodbye to sport

12 Feb 2020

AFC Cup: Advantage Bengaluru FC ahead of continental clash against Paro FC

A lot depends on Bengaluru FC for India’s chances of climbing up the AFC Club Competition rankings.

12 Feb 2020

Myneni on mission resurrection

Every time he thought he had hit a purple patch, injuries cut his run short.

11 Feb 2020

Discard to assist King’s Cup squad, Goa midfielder Brandon Fernandes makes heads turn

Under Sergio Lobera, he not only improved his ball control but also became a constant provider.

07 Feb 2020

Difficult days in the past, Sandhiya chasing European dreams

From  losing her father at an early age to living in an orphanage and meeting her mother only once a month, Sandhiya Ranganathan has had a difficult life.

04 Feb 2020

Cuadrat likely to bank on foreign striker for Goa test

Much like the national team, Chhetri is still the only man who could be trusted with scoring goals.

03 Jan 2020