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Past Masters of Indian Sports: Jimmy George – volleyball legend who pursued excellence on and off the court
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Past Masters of Indian Sports: Jimmy George – volleyball legend who pursued excellence on and off the court

Jimmy George was a perfect role-model, a player who gave his 100 percent on the field and carried an irresistible charm off the court

Past Masters of Indian Sports: Jarnail Singh Dhillon, the hard tackler who many consider the all-time best Indian defender
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Past Masters of Indian Sports: Jarnail Singh Dhillon, the hard tackler who many consider the all-time best Indian defender

Jarnail survived the horrors of partition and played through pain to become a giant of the sport. Largely considered the best defender ever to play for India, Jarnail's heroics on the pitch for both India and Mohun Bagan remain one of the biggest treasures of Indian football.

Past Masters of Indian Sports: Khashaba Jadhav, the scrawny wrestler whose stature towered over everyone
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Past Masters of Indian Sports: Khashaba Jadhav, the scrawny wrestler whose stature towered over everyone

The legend of Khashaba Jadhav, India’s first individual Olympic medallist after independence, has endured the test of time solely through monochromatic images and technicolour tales passed from one generation to the other in taleems, as akharas in Maharashtra are known.

Past Masters of Indian Sports: Geethu Anna Rahul's path-breaking success makes her Indian basketball's GOAT
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Past Masters of Indian Sports: Geethu Anna Rahul's path-breaking success makes her Indian basketball's GOAT

WNBA tryouts, WNBL offer, success at Asian Championships, India basketball legend Geethu Anna Rahul's legacy is a collection of historic leaps and memorable performances

Past Masters of Indian Sports: Remembering Peter Thangaraj, goalkeeper who drew fans to the grounds
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Past Masters of Indian Sports: Remembering Peter Thangaraj, goalkeeper who drew fans to the grounds

An unparalleled figure in Indian football, Peter Thangaraj revolutionised goalkeeping with his ability to play accurate passes from the back and acrobatic saves, winning him national and continental recognition.

Past Masters of Indian Sports: Remembering Bembem Devi, Indian women football's flagbearer for over two decades
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Past Masters of Indian Sports: Remembering Bembem Devi, Indian women football's flagbearer for over two decades

In our new series called Past Masters of India Sports, we bring you the story of India's greatest women footballer Oinam Bembem Devi