How one school teacher’s efforts has helped girls from rural Bihar make it big in sports

Sanjay Pathak’s club has earned the distinction of having sent several girls from Siwan district to national and State-level tournaments Sanjay Pathak is a 45-year-old geography teacher at a government school in Bihar’s Siwan district. In his spare time, he also takes it upon himself to give sports training to …

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French Open | Swiatek dazzles in Paris to claim first Grand Slam title

Swiatek produced another audacious display as she became the first Polish player to win a Grand Slam singles title. Securing a first Grand Slam title is supposed to be an arduous task but 19-year-old Iga Swiatek crowned an extraordinary fortnight to win the French Open in a blaze of winners …

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Indian Premier League 2020 | Bangalore opts to bat as Chennai finally drops Kedar Jadhav

Royal Challengers Bangalore brings in Chris Morris in place of Moeen Ali. Royal Challengers opted to bat against Chennai Super Kings, who finally dropped an out of form Kedar Jadhav from their playing XI in an IPL game on Saturday. N Jagadeesan replaced Jadhav in the playing XI while Chris …

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Swimming Federation launches video campaign to highlight key guidelines of SOP

The guidelines, including regular temperature checks and sanitisation, will be posted on SFI’s social media handles and will be shared with parents and swimmers across various centres. The Swimming Federation of India (SFI) on Saturday launched a video campaign to highlight the key guidelines of the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) …

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French Open | Djokovic survives Tsitsipas challenge to set up Nadal final

Djokovic had a match point in the third set but saw the 22-year-old Tsitsipas fight back spectacularly to level the match at two sets apiece World number one Novak Djokovic defended resolutely to outlast big-hitting Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3 6-2 5-7 4-6 6-1 in an enthralling contest on Friday to …

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IPL 2020 | We thought it was an under-par score but the wicket behaved differently: Shreyas Iyer

Rajasthan Royals skipper Steven Smith too said that the wicket behaved differently from the two games they played here and won. Delhi Capitals captain Shreyas Iyer said he thought his team had put up a below-par total against Rajasthan Royals but the Sharjah wicket, known for producing bagful of runs, …

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