Sports  /  Published 04.09.20

Naresh Kumar on his Dronacharya Award

“The best teachers teach from the heart and not from the book” — Sir Naresh Kumar was my first Davis Cup captain and his wisdom has been the beacon of light in my journey. A guru, a ...
By Saionee Chakraborty in

Sports  /  Published 06.08.20

Naresh Sir, quiver full of triumphs

Naresh Sir — an impeccably dressed man with a mop of silver hair brushed neatly back. Naresh Sir — someone who commands respect without having to say a word. Naresh Sir — a man who i...
By Elora Sen in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 04.08.20

Andy Murray seeks clarity on quarantine

Players need assurance that they would not face mandatory quarantine upon returning to Europe from the US Open before travelling to New York amid the pandemic, former world No. 1 Andy Murray has said....
By Reuters in London

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.07.20

District TT outfit aid to struggling coaches

East Singhbhum District Table Tennis Association (ESDTTA) has extended financial aid to two struggling coaches who are sitting idle since schools are closed in view of the coronavirus pandemic. The E...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Sports  /  Published 18.01.20

Happy that I’m not as rusty as I had thought: Sania

There was not much rustiness but just the initial nervousness, which a “pleasantly surprised” Sania Mirza shook off to win a title in her first tournament in 27 months, capping off her comeback fr...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 16.01.20

Big Three greatest ever: McEnroe

The iconic John McEnroe believes the trio of Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer are the greatest ever to have dominated the game for so long and the next lot of players trying to catch up ...
By Elora Sen in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 14.01.19

Serena is grabbing attention, some of it even for tennis

The last time Serena Williams came here for the Australian Open, in 2017, the talk swirling around her focused on tennis. Could she capture her 23rd major title and break past Steffi Graf on the list ...
By Kurt Streeter/NYTNS in Melbourne

Sports  /  Published 05.12.19

AITA not doing enough: Somdev

Somdev Dev Varman is of the view that the All India Tennis Association (AITA) is not doing enough to grow and nurture the game in the country.After winning both his singles matches on the opening day ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 27.05.20

TT, golf set to restart in city

Table tennis in the city could return to action from the first week of June though paddlers are already practising at Naihati Youth Association since May 22. “We are planning to start from June 2 fo...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 08.08.19

Cloud on tennis tie in Pakistan

The fate of India’s Davis Cup tie with Pakistan scheduled for mid-September has come under a cloud following rising tension between the neighbours even as the national tennis association said it is ...
By Elora Sen in Calcutta


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