Sports  /  Published 29.06.20

Never say never for ‘unreal’ superstar

Imagine the aura of a man who, despite being ridiculously unrealistic, commands a following which is unparalleled. His scripted character lacks most virtues of a hero, rather celebrates a demonic brut...
By Arnab Banerjee in

Sports  /  Published 21.09.19

Silver lining for Amit Panghal

Indian boxer Amit Panghal’s campaign in the men’s World Championships ended with silver after he went down to Olympic champion Shakhobidin Zoirov of Uzbekistan in an intense 52kg category final in...
By Arindam Bandopadhyay in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 10.08.19

Alexa Bliss: Heel-ing touch

Six-time WWE World Champion, Women’s Triple Crown Champion and the only female wrestler to hold both SmackDown and Raw Championships — all at the age of 27. Whether she is the best female wrestler...
By Ravjit Singh in

Sports  /  Published 01.04.20

Jos Buttler gesture

England batsman Jos Buttler is auctioning the shirt he wore during their World Cup-winning final last year, to raise funds for hospitals battling the Covid-19 pandemic. In a video message posted on Tw...
By Agencies in London

World  /  Published 26.05.19

Sumo rules go for toss for Trump

US President Donald Trump, on a four-day visit to Japan, spent what he said was “an incredible evening” watching the Japanese national sport of sumo on Sunday, although the visit left some wrestli...
By Reuters in Tokyo

Sports  /  Published 21.02.20

Sakshi claims silver medal

Sakshi Malik claimed a silver while Vinesh Phogat earned a bronze, as Indian women registered their best-ever performance at the Asian Wrestling Championship returning with eight medals here on Friday...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 19.02.20

India win 3 bronze

Ashu, Aditya Kundu and Hardeep won a bronze medal each in their respective weight categories, as Indian wrestlers bagged five medals in Greco-Roman events of the Asian Wrestling Championships here on ...
By Agencies in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 22.05.20

WWE’s World Champion Drew McIntyre on winning

In an industry where second chances are rarer than a hen’s tooth and longevity is a continuous struggle, Andrew McLean Galloway IV, popularly known as Drew McIntyre, has certainly proved himself as ...
By Ravjit Singh in

Sports  /  Published 30.11.19

Queen of the rings

Five Raw championships, four SmackDown championships and one Divas championship — all at 33 years of age and in a career that is less than a decade old. Charlotte Flair, famously known as The Queen,...
By Ravjit Singh in

Sports  /  Published 27.02.20

Sunil’s fight to fulfil father’s dream

February 18 was a red-letter day for wrestler Sunil Kumar. In New Delhi that day Sunil ended the country’s 27-year long wait for a gold medal in Greco Roman wrestling (which differs from freestyle i...
By Madhumita Ganguly in Calcutta


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