Articles by Tariq Engineer
Aug 24, 2016
'What happened with Narsingh Yadav is anti-national': Golfer Anirban Lahiri blames IOA for poor OlympicsAs far as changing a broken system goes, golfer Anirban Lahiri wasn't very hopeful, but said it had to start by inculcating a sporting culture in the larger population
Aug 21, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Ryan Lochte's acts depict the worst form of white male privilegeRyan Lochte had to cop not to only being the boorish American, but has also become the poster boy for white privilege at these Olympics. Thankfully in this case, that didn't take him very far.
Aug 20, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Usain Bolt is the greatest athlete of his era, I regret not being a fanBolt made sprinting look too easy; he eased up at the finish line and still set world records; he was uncatchable and untouchable. I thought it was boring.
Aug 19, 2016
PV Sindhu's transformation at Rio Olympics a result of her aggression, mental strengthArray
Aug 18, 2016
Kidambi Srikanth needs to use Rio Olympics 2016 defeat as springboard to dominationKidambi Srikanth has the talent, the toughness and the skills to dominate the sport of badminton. It’s up to him to make sure history does not repeat itself four years from now in Tokyo.
Aug 17, 2016
Rio 2016: IOC should suspend boxing from Olympics if AIBA cannot ensure a fixing-free sportMichael Conlan's protest after being adjudged to have lost brings to mind Sarita Devi's tearful refusal to accept her bronze medal at the 2014 Asian Games after she was "robbed" in the semi-final.
Aug 15, 2016
Rio Olympics 2016: Hockey, tennis, gymnastics exit rounds up dismal week for India at the GamesIndia have sent the largest-ever Olympic contingent to Rio but size isn’t everything, it’s how you perform that matters and they haven’t been good enough.
Aug 14, 2016
India vs West Indies: How Virat Kohli and Anil Kumble's bold selection changes paid offMaybe the Indian Test captain Virat Kohli and new coach Anil Kumble know what they are doing as the selection changes paid off big time against West Indies.
Jul 13, 2016
Sreejesh Ravindran over Sardar Singh: Hockey India's bold decision to secure team's futureOn Tuesday, Hockey India announced that Sreejesh would replace Sardar as captain of the Indian Hockey team less than a month before the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Jun 27, 2016
Novak Djokovic looks good for fourth Wimbledon title, but can anybody else rise to the challenge?These days, Djokovic is playing tennis so superior that he seemingly makes history in every tournament. Here's a look at the contenders who would love to stop Djokovic's relentless march