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2016 Kabaddi World Cup: Full schedule

Defending champions India will attempt to defend their crown in the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup. 12 international teams from across different Olympic geographies will play in the fortnight-long tournament. Also Read: 5 Indians to watch out in Kabaddi World Cup…

Lodha committee rejects BCCI claims

The Lodha Committee has refuted allegations that they ordered BCCI’s accounts to be frozen. A statement by the Lodha committee rejects BCCI claims. Instead they have asked for 2 specific payments from the board to its state associations to be stopped.…

Manchester United vs Stoke City: what we learned

Manchester United’s run of victories was brought to a halt by Mark Hughes’ Stoke City. This was in spite of a dominant performance by the Red Devils. Here is what we learnt from Manchester United vs Stoke City. Profligacy continues…

PV Sindhu performs ceremonial kickoff at ISL opener

The football fever is back upon us with the third season of the Indian Super League (ISL). The ISL got off to a bright start with a galaxy of stars appearing in the opening ceremony. The event was held at the…

What we learned from Manchester United’s win over Zorya

Manchester United were far from their best at home against Zorya. Nevertheless, Mourinho’s boys huffed and puffed to victory in the backdrop of a fairly pedestrian performance. Here is what we learned from Manchester United’s win over Zorya.  1) Fellaini…

5 Reasons why we should watch the ISL

The third season of the Indian Super League (ISL) is almost upon us. But ever wondered why the ISL should matter to the average Indian citizen? Or why should the European football watching enthusiast care about the ISL? Here is…

Famous comebacks in Indian cricket

Gautam Gambhir’s perseverance has paid off. The veteran opener, who last represented India in the English tour of 2014, is back in the national test squad. Continuing the same train of thought, we look at some famous comebacks in Indian…

Saina Nehwal has some exciting news for her fans

Star shuttler, Saina Nehwal, declared her intentions to return to action by the end of next month. “Not before end (of) October, so I will miss tournaments till that time. I am world No 8 at present, it may go…

5 interesting facts about the Indian Super League

The football fever is back upon us. Apart from following European leagues, Indian football fans can now tune in to domestic action with the Indian Super League (ISL) season 3 kicking off on October 3. Here are 5 interesting facts…

‘Slum soccer’ wins FIFA award

India based ‘Slum soccer’ staved off competition to win the inaugural FIFA diversity award. The other contenders for the award were The International Gay and Lesbian Football Association (ILGBTFA) and British anti-discrimination pressure group ‘Kick It Out’. CEO Abhijeet Barse…