Football  /  Published 21.08.22

Madhu Kumari's weapon: Eminent tag

Madhu Kumari was at her Bailey Road residence in Patna when she received a call from Bhaichung Bhutia on Thursday evening. Bhutia told her he has decided to contest for the presidency of the All Indi...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Football  /  Published 21.08.22

Badru Banerjee no more

Former India football team captain Samar ‘Badru’ Banerjee, who led the country to an only once fourth-place finish in the 1956 Melbourne Olympics, passed away in the early hours of Saturda...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 30.07.22

Soccer star who fakes mustache

"We were just kind of joking around at breakfast this morning and then said we're just going to go for it," the 31-year-old said. "I already think it fits with the mood in the team....
By Deutsche Welle

Sports  /  Published 24.06.22

A fanboy looks beyond the personal star

It was an August night, a year back, when my eyes fell upon a post from FC Barcelona on a social media platform. Not diving into the caption at that very moment, and considering it to be another celeb...
By Agnideb Bandyopadhyay


Places  /  Published 21.03.22

In pictures: Sporty evenings at Salt Lake's parks

From cricketers to footballers to cyclists, everyone manages to have a ball at these parks! ...
By Vedant Karia

People  /  Published 18.02.22

‘I am a Surajit supporter’ — the voice of adoration on the Maidan

That was sometime after Sengupta had made a late-career switch to Mohammedan Sporting. Few on the Maidan have commanded such uncomplicated adoration. In a way it summed up Sengupta’s hold on th...
By Ananda Kamal Sen

Football  /  Published 23.01.22

‘Bulldozer’ on Maidan passes away at 71

Subhas Bhowmick, the footballer they called “Bulldozer” on the Maidan as he ripped through the opposition on the right wing, couldn’t bulldoze his way past health complications as he...
By Angshuman Roy

Sports  /  Published 22.01.22

Coach Subhas Bhowmick dies

Legendary former India footballer and celebrated coach Subhas Bhowmick died after prolonged illness in the wee hours of Saturday, according to family sources. The former India mid-fielder, who was pa...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 02.10.21

Afghan girls in Lisbon

Girls from Afghanistan’s national soccer team who were recently granted asylum in Portugal had a surprise visit from the captain of the senior team. Farkhunda Muhtaj, a professional player who ...
By Agencies in Lisbon


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