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Trained local, going global

Srinidhi PR draws up a list of sports stars who made headlines in the past decade

31 Dec 2019

Mission victory leads to low totals

Most of these wickets were taken by pacers. It suggests that most of these pitches had something for them.

26 Dec 2019

Sans big names, task gets tougher for Tamil Nadu in Ranji Trophy

To make things worse, off-spinner R Ashwin, who picked up 17 wickets in two matches, and senior opener Abhinav Mukund will be missing the match.

25 Dec 2019

Shooting lessons for hockey women to sharpen focus

Willingness to learn is a choice. It wouldn’t be wrong to say that that trait is seen explicitly with the Indian women’s hockey team.

24 Dec 2019

INTERVIEW | R Ashwin blames flaws in system as TN suffer Himachal shock at home

 Another Ranji Trophy season and another horrendous start for Tamil Nadu.

20 Dec 2019

Tamil Nadu restrict Himachal Pradesh to 133/7 in day two of Ranji Trophy's Group B match

While Tamil Nadu’s bowling continued to impress, their batting frailties were again exposed which collectively failed to click for the second time in two matches.

19 Dec 2019

Committed Ashwin makes a state-ment again

Tuesday completely belonged to Tamil Nadu. After bowling out Himachal Pradesh for 158 on Day 1 of their Ranji Trophy Elite Group B match, they were 8/0 before bad light stopped play.

18 Dec 2019

Injury to India stars shifts onus on TN’s domestic guns

Karthik played a crucial role in the opening game, scoring a century in the middle which helped the team cut down on the first-innings deficit.

17 Dec 2019

Crowdfunding behind inter-school swimming meet

With funds in hand, the MDAA decided to award coaches who have played a significant part in shaping swimmers from the state.

16 Dec 2019

Ranji Trophy: Krishnappa Gowtham's eight-wicket haul helps Karnataka beat Tamil Nadu in thriller

With the pitch offering uneven bounce and spin from one end, Karun Nair’s strategy was to give Gowtham a long spell.

13 Dec 2019

Patient Karthik, bowlers keep TN hopes alive

Just when it looked like Tamil Nadu lost the plot after first innings, they came back harder on Wednesday to keep themselves alive against Karnataka in their Ranji Trophy opener.

12 Dec 2019

Murali Vijay lashes out against practice of keeping hopefuls out of the loop

Since the second Test against Australia last December, the opener has not been considered even for the India A side or Duleep Trophy.

11 Dec 2019

Ranji Trophy: Fielding sloppy, but bowling keeps Tamil Nadu going on Day 1 against Karnataka

Against a full-strength Tamil Nadu attack, 19-year-old Devdutt Padikkal was made to toil for his fourth first-class fifty.

10 Dec 2019

Tamil Nadu vs Karnataka Ranji Trophy encounter: Bat vs ball and a little more than that

In the last two Ranji Trophy seasons, Tamil Nadu won just one of 14 matches and failed to qualify for the knockouts.

09 Dec 2019

Return of leftist ideology

Orthodox left-arm spinners perform better than leggies in domestic T20s before IPL auction

03 Dec 2019

Clarity in role helps Sai Kishore turn things around

With 18 scalps at an economy of 4.26, he is the leading wicket-taker in the tournament as Tamil Nadu are a win away from making it to the semifinals.

27 Nov 2019

Fast-track talented domestic coaches to next level, says Felix

But in tangible terms, if one analyses the number of coaches to have climbed up the ladder to be at highest level, it wouldn’t be something that the country will be proud of.

23 Nov 2019

Once a girl in boy's disguise, Shafali Verma could be women's cricket's next superstar 

In a cricket-mad country, girls training with boys is not unheard of. Even the legendary Mithali Raj began her career that way. But Shafali not only practised with boys, she also played as one.

14 Nov 2019

Trusting veterans to handle pressure

With half the team having played in Rio Olympics, Sreejesh & Rupinder hope experience helps in Tokyo

13 Nov 2019

Champion Marquez claims maiden pole as Honda seek title

 After bagging the crown two weeks ago in Thailand, Marc Marquez came here with extra confidence and freedom knowing he had already done the job.

20 Oct 2019

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