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A year without Grand Slam success, is Serena Williams a spent force at Majors?

Aug 22, 2014

A year without Grand Slam success, is Serena Williams a spent force at Majors?

A fourth-round in Australia, a second-round in Paris and a third-round at Wimbledon are all that Serena has to show for a season in which she has been ranked no. 1 every single week. #Sports #OnOurMind #Tennis #Serena Williams #US Open #Grand Slam #Steffi Graf #Major
What makes a sports fan into a sports fanatic

Aug 16, 2014

What makes a sports fan into a sports fanatic

I am convinced that people fall in love with sports because it simply fulfills a basic human need - it provides a sense of belonging and acceptance. #Sports #OnOurMind #India #Cricket #England #Sports fanatic
The real tragedy of Indian basketball

Aug 04, 2014

The real tragedy of Indian basketball

Indians learned to love the game because it is relatively simple to play, requires little space and infrastructure and thanks to substitutions can accommodate many players at once. #OnOurMind #NBA #basketball #Basketball Federation of India #Indian Basketball
If religion is paraded in public, why can't it be publicly criticised?

Dec 19, 2013

If religion is paraded in public, why can't it be publicly criticised?

Religion is supposed to be a personal equation between man and God. But is it actually? #OnOurMind #World #India #Religion #Blasphemy #Public life
Meet India's newest chess star Aravind Chithambaram

Nov 29, 2013

Meet India's newest chess star Aravind Chithambaram

The performance was all the more special because Aravindh, with an ELO rating of 2335, came up with a performance equivalent to 2728 rating points and defeated four GMs and two IMs on his way to the title. #Sports #OnOurMind #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Aravindh Chithambaram
Only the unthinking, emotional Indian sees value in death penalty

Sep 22, 2013

Only the unthinking, emotional Indian sees value in death penalty

The crowd takes offense even when it is not the victim, and feels entitled to join in handing out punishment. #OnOurMind #India #BJP #sushma swaraj #Rape #LK Advani #Death Penalty #hanging #Ravishankar Prasad #Munna Rai
Here's why Patil should be asking Tendulkar about retirement

Sep 19, 2013

Here's why Patil should be asking Tendulkar about retirement

Clearly, not the stats that will book him a place in the Test team on form alone. #Sports #OnOurMind #BCCI #Cricket #Sachin Tendulkar #Retirement #Sandeep Patil
EPL: The many joys of watching the Premier League in person

Aug 17, 2013

EPL: The many joys of watching the Premier League in person

But the excitement and exhilaration at all those clubs paled in comparison to when I watched an Arsenal home game for the first time at the Emirates Stadium. #Sports #OnOurMind #football #Manchester City #English Premier League #Manchester United #Arsenal #KickingAround
Celebrate Sindhu's World Championship bronze and then let her be

Aug 11, 2013

Celebrate Sindhu's World Championship bronze and then let her be

Today, let us just celebrate the achievement of Sindhu and wish her all the best for the future. #Sports #OnOurMind #India #Badminton #PV Sindhu #Badminton World Championships #Rachtanok Intanon #Sindhu Bronze
Why PV Sindhu is India's new hope for ending Chinese domination

Aug 09, 2013

Why PV Sindhu is India's new hope for ending Chinese domination

If there were any doubt in their mind about the potential of the lanky Hyderabadi, all those would have been cleared with the way the Asian Junior champion packed off defending world champion Wang Yihan in her own backyard on Thursday. #OnOurMind #PV Sindhu #Wang Yihan #Badminton Championships