Articles by Kaushal Shukla
Feb 13, 2018
Federation Cup Kabaddi: Services pip Karnataka to clinch men's title; Indian Railways win thriller to claim women's crownServices edged past Karnataka to lift the men's title while Indian Railways pipped national champions Himachal Pradesh to clinch the women's crown
Feb 11, 2018
Federation Cup Kabaddi: Haryana, Maharashtra reach men's semis; Himachal Pradesh storm into women's knock-outsStar-studded Haryana had to heavily rely on their experience to get the better off Uttar Pradesh (37-23) and Rajasthan (46-43) and book a semi-final spot. Rishank Devadiga once again played a vital role as Maharashtra overturned a deficit late on in their clash against Rajasthan to win 52-49 and seal their progress to the last four
Feb 10, 2018
Federation Cup Kabaddi: National champions Maharashtra record nervy win; Karnataka maul UttarakhandNational champions Maharashtra survived a massive scare against a young Uttar Pradesh side to record a 34-33 victory in their opening encounter of the 3rd Senior Federation Cup Kabaddi tournament in Mumbai on Friday
Feb 05, 2018
'For managers, survival is success': Steve Coppell on pressures of modern-day management, Indian football and moreSteve Coppell talks about the dangers football managers face in the current era, his ways of dealing with them and how young managers can get past them.
Jan 10, 2018
League Cup: Chelsea, Arsenal renew rivalry in semis as troubled bosses look to let teams do the talkingAfter making all the wrong noises off the pitch in recent weeks, it is time for managers of Chelsea and Arsenal — Antonio Conte and Arsene Wenger — to do the talking on the pitch
Dec 30, 2017
Year in review: Indian football changed perceptions in 2017, but 2018 must see more tangible growthHosting a World Cup or rising in the FIFA rankings has helped Indian football grow in perception, but 2018 surely has to be the year where Indian football progresses in reality.
Dec 27, 2017
Association of Indian Football Coaches launched with aim to build strong network of licensed coaches in countryThe AIFC, a body for education, training, development and welfare of Indian coaches at different levels in the nation's football hierarchy was launched at the Andheri Sports Complex in Mumbai on Wednesday in presence of senior AIFF officials and some top Indian coaches.
Dec 12, 2017
Champions League: Early heavyweight clashes in the tournament will dilute its business endThere are positives and negatives that the new seeding system brings with it, but in a competition like Champions League and given the a stature that it has, there must be no compromise in structure
Dec 11, 2017
Premier League: Jose Mourinho must rethink big-game approach after Manchester United's derby defeatAfter 18 games of playing his way and not quite succeeding as Manchester United manager, it may be time for Jose Mourinho to afford his players a bit more freedom in big games and allowing them to show what they are capable of.
Nov 30, 2017
ISL 2017-18: Sculpted by fierce competition, Mumbai City FC's Balwant Singh out to carve his own standingNine years on from his professional debut, and at the age of 30, Balwant is close to satisfying his potential. He is now a key figure in the national team, and the chief marksman for his club Mumbai City FC