Arjun Tendulkar’s first outing at the Lord’s

Arjun Tendulkar

                  Arjun Tendulkar, son of legendary batsman Sachin, rolled his arm over to English batsmen ahead of their second Ashes Test against Australia at Lord’s. While Arjun accompanying his father to Team India nets was an usual affair but his presence during England’s…

Dhyan Chand hat-trick for India in 1936 Berlin Olympics

Dhyan Chand, Indian Hockey Team 1936 Berlin Olympics

The Hindu Archives: Members of the 1936 Indian Olympic hockey team. As destiny would have it, the Berlin Games was to be Dhyan Chand’s third and last Olympics at the age of 31, for he had decided to retire. Undoubtedly at the peak of his prowess, he was handed the…

Minister Rajyawardhan Singh Rathore vows to work for farmers and youth

Colonel Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has found a place in the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the Minister of State. Immediately after he was elected as MP for Rural Jaipur constituency, in an interview with the NRIFM editor Vijay Rana, Rathore said his priority would be farmers and the youth….

Sachin Tendulkar’s autobiography ‘Playing It My Way’ coming soon

Playing It My Way

‘I knew that agreeing to write my story would need me to be completely honest, as that’s the way I have always played the game. It would require talking about a number of aspects I have not shared in public before… So here I am, at the end of my…

Dhyan Chand in Berlin Olympic 1936

Dhayn Chand, Indian Hockey, wizard of hockey

Wizard of Hockey Dhyan Chand beating host Germany in Berlin Olympic in 1936,  India 8 Germany 1. Related Links Dhyan Chand Wikipedia Dhyan Chand: 10 interesting facts Dhyan Chand Biography Dhyan Chand: Hockey’s answer to Pele BBC

Sachin Tendulkar’s First Media Interview: England Tour 1990

Sachin Tendulkar

Though Indian cricket team’s 1990 England tour was dominated by the experienced stars like Muhammad Azharuddin, Kapil Dev, Dilip Vengsarkar, the 17-year-old Sachin Tendulkar was treated as the baby of the team. He had a disappointing start scoring just 10 and 27 in the first Lords Test. But in the…

Fauja Singh: World’s oldest Marathon runner

93 year-oldest marathon runner Fauja Singh completed this year’s London Marathon in less than six hours. Last year year he took part in London, New York and Toronto Marathons and for every race he practices for at least four months, run ning a minimum of 7 to 10 miles a…

My slanging match with John MacEnroe

For more then two decades tennis umpire Raghubir Singh Mahajan was a permanent fixture in Wimbledon and he fought many battles against the raging John MacEnroe.