Self belief, shutting down nonsense helped me qualify for Olympics: Sajan Prakash

Considered one of India’s prime swimmers, Sajan Prakash says shutting down all of the “nonsense” round him and self perception and having an excellent assist system had been key to his dream comeback and he’s aiming to compete within the finals of the upcoming Tokyo Video games. The Keralaite was laid low by a career-threatening … Read more

Learnings from Milkha: With a friendly word and sagely advice, Flying Sikh helped other stars fulfil their potential

Observe and discipline legend Milkha Singh, who handed away on Friday, was the aged statesman of Indian sport. His mild and charismatic persona was so infectious that any athlete, blessed with even a short interplay (or telephone name), was left with an indelible feeling of awe and admiration. His phrases impressed, motivated, and even comforted … Read more

Anders & Morten Boesen: Former shuttlers and brothers who helped revive Eriksen

Anders Boesen was recognized to be an aggressive younger shuttler within the early Noughties who shared some feisty face-offs with the good Indonesian Taufik Hidayat. On Saturday, he was at hand because the stadium physician, for older brother Morten Boesen – additionally the Denmark soccer crew’s chief doctor – when Christian Eriksen collapsed on the … Read more

Why reducing speed on his first serve helped Novak Djokovic in French Open

When Novak Djokovic stepped as much as serve at 4-Three within the deciding set in opposition to Stefanos Tsitsipas, he determined to vary a tactic on his serve. It was a gutsy determination to drastically scale back the tempo on his first serve at that time within the French Open remaining, nevertheless it might be … Read more

Advice from former stalwarts helped me get over concerns about footwork: Virender Sehwag

‘See ball-hit-ball’ was too simplistic and maybe even a lazy clarification to decode the phenomenon of Virender Sehwag as a batsman. Again and again, via the course of his 14-year worldwide profession, he elevated this course of into an intricate artwork kind. A lot of his success may very well be attributed to excellent hand-eye … Read more