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'Best birthday gift': Sandesh shows ACL injury is not the end with footballer of the year award

The 28-year-old was declared the All India Football Federation's footballer of the year for the 2020-21 season after what was a stellar campaign for both club and country

21 Jul 2021

Avoid distractions and focus on goals, Vijender's advice to pugilist Ashish

The 26-year-old Ashish Kumar will be competing in the same weight division in which Vijender Singh had won bronze in the 2008 Beijing Olympics

20 Jul 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Avoid social media and focus on goals, Vijender advises pugilist Ashish

The 26-year-old will be competing in the same weight division in which Vijender Singh had won a bronze medal in the 2008 Beijing Olympics

20 Jul 2021

Gokulam nominated to represent India in AFC Women's Club Championship 

This decision was taken on Thursday after the AIFF decided to postpone this year's IWL (Indian Women's League) citing the prevalent Covid-19 situation and monsoons. 

15 Jul 2021

Gokulam making waves, look forward to winning I-League for them, says new signing Rakshit Dagar

The Kerala outfit's recent acquisition of experienced goalkeeper Rakshit Dagar from Sudeva FC is an indication that they want to have a serious go at defending the title

14 Jul 2021

Discus thrower Seema books Olympic berth   

The Asian Games gold medallist secured direct qualification as the Olympic qualification mark is 63.50m.

30 Jun 2021

Hurdler Jabir on the verge of booking Tokyo Olympics ticket

In fact, Jabir was participating in a competitive meet since 2019 and he was alarmed at seeing his rankings slide down due to a lack of meets to compete in for over a year.

26 Jun 2021

Defender Amey unfazed by prospect of bio-bubble as Mumbai City gear up to defend ISL crown

The 23-year-old right-back is expected to play a crucial part for the team next season after recently signing a new four-year-deal

26 Jun 2021

Didn't start in Fed Cup because of niggle, says elite sprinter Muhammed Anas Yahiya

The 26-year-old was a notable absentee in the 400m run and the national record holder suggested that he didn’t want to take any risks at the moment.

26 Jun 2021

Athletes Jisna, Noah hope to shake off rustiness

However, Jisna’s coach PT Usha believes that she will get into her stride soon. Competing after a long period, according Usha had a bearing in her performance. 

25 Jun 2021

La Liga president believes stadiums will be full by November

Meanwhile, Tebas could not avoid questions about the future of some of the top football stars who have been the faces of La Liga over the years.

24 Jun 2021

‘Youngsters should learn from Chhetri’

Shedding more light on the hotly discussed subject, Gouramangi feels Sunil still has a lot to contribute.

22 Jun 2021

Much-needed track time for Jisna Mathew: PT Usha

The 22-year-old was then among the Indian athletes set to be sent by the Athletics Federation of India to Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan for international meets.

21 Jun 2021

All eyes on Jisna Mathew as Kerala announce star-studded squad for inter-state meet

Plans to travel abroad for the World Relays and a few other meets with the national team failed due to travel restrictions.

17 Jun 2021

Kerala footballer Ashiq Vithyathil's big European dreams

Having started out with Italian side AS Tevere Roma (2014-2015), Ashiq then moved to Germany and played for a while with the German International Soccer Academy (2015-16) before miving to Spain.

16 Jun 2021