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Tariq Engineer is a sports tragic who willingly forgoes sleep for the pleasure of watching live events around the globe on television. His dream is to attend all four tennis Grand Slams and all four golf Grand Slams in the same year, though he is prepared to settle for Wimbledon and the Masters.

Aug 19, 2014

India fails in England: Why Dhoni’s team was never going to succeed

Benjamin Franklin once said that by failing to prepare, you prepare to fail. That just about sums up India on this tour of England. #Alastair Cook #England #India #India in England 2014 #IndvsEng #Ishant Sharma #James Anderson #MS Dhoni #Rahul Dravid #Ravindra Jadeja

Aug 17, 2014

Three Things: India’s poor slip fielding has become laughable

Joe Root marshalled the lower order and had made his way to 92 not out by the close, giving England a lead of 237 over India with three wickets still in hand. #Alastair Cook #Bhuvneshwar Kumar #Cricket #England #India #India in England 2014 #Ishant Sharma #Joe Root #MS Dhoni #Sports #The Oval

Aug 16, 2014

Brittany Lincicome leads LPGA Championship after 36 holes

The long-hitting Lincicome followed her opening 67 with a 68 to reach 9 under at Monroe Golf Club. #Brittany Lincicome #Golf #Lexi Thompson #LPGA Championship #LPGA Tour #NewsTracker #Sports #United States

Aug 16, 2014

Three things: Dhoni’s guts, failures of Pujara and Kohli, India’s regression

Only a determined 82 from MS Dhoni, and a last wicket partnership of 58 with Ishant, carried India to 148 and prevented the ignominy of a two-figure score. #Alastair Cook #Cheteshwar Pujara #Cricket #England #India #India in England 2014 #James Anderson #MS Dhoni #Sports #Stuart Broad #The Oval #Virat Kohli

Aug 13, 2014

Premier League Preview: Martinez has Everton aiming high

Martinez is determined to send a message that Everton isn’t a club content to stand still. #England #Everton #football #Joss Stone #KickingAround #Premier League #Roberto Martinez #Romelu Lukaku #Ross Barkley #Sports

Aug 12, 2014

England vs India: Old Trafford thrashing exposes Dhoni’s acceptance of defeat

Unless the culture of this Indian team undergoes a drastic and collective reexamination before the final Test at the Oval, it is hard to see how India can turn around their suddenly slumping fortunes. #Cricket #England #India #India in England 2014 #InMyOpinion #Moeen Ali #MS Dhoni #Old Trafford #Sports

Aug 12, 2014

Premier League Preview: Liverpool not the same without Suarez brilliance

With Suarez swapping the red of Liverpool for the blue and red of Barcelona , even a top-four place isn’t a sure thing. #Anfield #Brendan Rodgers #Daniel Sturridge #England #football #KickingAround #Liverpool #Luis Suarez #Premier League #Raheem Sterling #Sports #Steven Gerrard

Aug 7, 2014

An us-against-the-world mentality could help India fight back in 4th Test

Despite failing to get the guilty verdict they so desperately wanted, by backing Jadeja, Dhoni has sent a message that he won’t let anyone push his team around. If someone has a problem with an India player, they will also have a problem with Dhoni. #4th Test #Cricket #Duncan Fletcher #England #Gautam Gambhir #India #India in England 2014 #Mahendra Singh Dhoni #Murali Vijay #Old Trafford #Shikhar Dhawan #Sports #Test

Jul 18, 2014

Ajinkya Rahane steps out of Rohit Sharma’s shadow, makes India No.6 spot his own

Having watched another exhibition of gutsy, determined batting from Rahane, India will be glad they backed him too and left Rohit on the bench instead. #Ajinkya Rahane #Bhuvneshwar Kumar #Cricket #England #India #India in England 2014 #James Anderson #Lords #Mahendra Singh Dhoni #Rahane #Rohit Sharma #Sports