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Bidding for 2024 Olympics would only fuel corruption in India

Jan 14, 2014

Bidding for 2024 Olympics would only fuel corruption in India

I think it is time to lose the "Superpower vanity" we Indians have and get down to the business of getting our hands dirty doing real work. That is how you will convince the world that we are indeed worthy of that tag. Not by shouting from the rooftops. #Sports #India #China #Olympics #Olympic Games #LetterstoFP #2024 Olympic Games
'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Sep 07, 2013

'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Husband and manager, Ouler Kom talks about his wife Mary Kom, how they met, got married and the hardships she has suffered. #Delhi #Manipur #Olympics #Mary Kom #InHisEyes #National Games #Ouler Kom
Will India's wrestlers go back to akhadas and mud wrestling?

Feb 13, 2013

Will India's wrestlers go back to akhadas and mud wrestling?

In Western Maharashtra alone, the mud wrestling season is from August to March and a good wrestler can earn anywhere between Rs 5-6 lakh during this period. #OnOurMind #India #Wrestling #Olympics 2020
Why the Paralympics are really the greatest show on earth

Aug 29, 2012

Why the Paralympics are really the greatest show on earth

These are the role models that show anything is possible. They hold up a mirror to the rest of us who sit on our asses tweeting all day and make us look thoroughly lazy and feel rightly guilty. #InMyOpinion #Olympics #Oscar Pistorius #London 2012 #Paralympic
A medal at the Olympics: necessity or luxury?

Aug 22, 2012

A medal at the Olympics: necessity or luxury?

India has consistently under-performed at the highest level. But medalling at the Olympics, and other such luxuries, ought to be the least of our concerns. #ConnectTheDots #Olympics #London 2012
London 2012: Do the Olympics herald a 'new Britain'?

Aug 12, 2012

London 2012: Do the Olympics herald a 'new Britain'?

If Britain wants to use the Olympics and Paralympics to inspire creation of a "new Britain", by all means. But every Briton will have to work at it to make it a reality. It doesn't come from simply watching sport, or the Spice Girls. #OnOurMind #2012 London Olympics #Spice Girls #Great Britain #Closing ceremony
If cricket becomes part of Oly, let's have Tests and not T20

Aug 11, 2012

If cricket becomes part of Oly, let's have Tests and not T20

The only form of cricket that deserves to be at the Olympics is the longest, most testing version of it. #London 2012 #Olympics Blogger #Cricket in Olympics
Path to Olympics glory: India needs to focus on just one sport

Aug 10, 2012

Path to Olympics glory: India needs to focus on just one sport

This is not a new strategy, of course. A number of countries have won a disproportionate amount of their medals from one sport. #Shooting #Olympics #London 2012 #India Olympics #Olympics Blogger
Sangwan, Vikas were handed out a lesson at Olympics

Aug 08, 2012

Sangwan, Vikas were handed out a lesson at Olympics

Both Sumit and Vikas can either learn from their experiences at the Olympics and scale new heights or fall victim to the situation. #Boxing #WhatNext #Olympics #London 2012 #Sumit Sangwan
Gopichand's belief: Want a champion, forget democracy

Aug 06, 2012

Gopichand's belief: Want a champion, forget democracy

In order to match the best, Gopichand has adopted the same philosophy of strict regimentation the Chinese, Koreans or the Japanese follow. The results have just started to show. #Badminton #Olympics #London 2012 #P.Gopichand #Olympics Blogger #Olympics Videos
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