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Shining through scandals

Published on 21-May-2016
 Could those fans believe what they were seeing? No, not really. The feats looked superhuman. There was good reason for those fans not to believe their eyes. Image courtesy: twitter

Houston hosted the world weightlifting championships last year. The sport's greatest athletes, many Olympians among them....

Masters in golden twilight

Published on 21-May-2016
Zlatan, the frequent flier, and Totti, the home-alone Roman, are obviously gifted men. They play a team game but in an extravagantly individualistic way. Reuters File Photo

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Francesco Totti have little in common other than their game and their fame...

Table topper aims high

Published on 21-May-2016
focused Archana Kamath scores high when it comes to determination and focus. She ranks high on academics too. DH PHOTO / kishor kumar bolar

Unlike the many fascinating tales that generally surround sporting prodigies, Archana Kamath's impressive journey has been marked with simplicity...

A question of clay

Published on 21-May-2016
 Djokovic is in a different class as one of the most successful clay-court players in history. reuters file photo

Respecting the schedule that Novak Djokovic laid out in January, it is now time for dessert...

Russia's open secret

Published on 14-May-2016
under scrutiny: Russia's Alexander Legkov won the gold medal in the men's cross-country 50-kilometre mass start race at the Sochi Winter Olympics.  reuters

When officials from the New York City Marathon decided against inviting elite Russian runners to compete in the race last...

Burden of expectation

Published on 14-May-2016
mountain of hope It was a season of glorious victories and painful losses in Munich as Bayern retained the Bundesliga title for the fourth year in a row while losing out in the semifinal of the Champions League. AFP

They came early, as they always do. They pressed up against the fences. They waited. Open practice sessions...

Gender, never an issue

Published on 14-May-2016
y and Mauresmo, both two-time Grand Slam singles champions, announced Monday that they had mutually ended their partnership because of scheduling problems. Reuters File Photo.

Not long into Andy Murray's first news conference since he parted ways with his coach, Amelie Mauresmo, he was asked...

A journey of amazing highs

Published on 14-May-2016
 Curry has assembled a season-long mix tape of basketball pyrotechnics. Reuters File Photo.

On Monday morning, when it was still unclear whether Stephen Curry would even play for the Golden State Warriors...

This week

Published on 14-May-2016
All eyes will be on Indian ace Saina Nehwal as she leads the women's side at the Uber Cup in Kunshan, China.

Football leagues in England, Spain and Italy will conclude on Sunday. Champions Sevilla will take on Liverpool...

Gallery

Published on 14-May-2016

Chinese football authorities launched an investigation on Thursday after a mass brawl erupted at a Cup match involving...

Photo Gallery
Girls cover themselves during a dust storm in mathura on Monday...

Girls cover themselves during a dust storm in mathura on Monday...

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand art to aware people about water scarcity...

Renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik creates a sand art to aware people about water scarcity...

English actor Sir Ian McKellen and Bollywood actor Aamir Khan share lighter moments...

English actor Sir Ian McKellen and Bollywood actor Aamir Khan share lighter moments...

A senior Army Officer presents the Sher-e-Kashmir Sword of Honour to a new recruit...

A senior Army Officer presents the Sher-e-Kashmir Sword of Honour to a new recruit...

People watching the air ambulance which crash landed at Kair village in Najafgarh area...

People watching the air ambulance which crash landed at Kair village in Najafgarh area...

Demi Moore poses for photographers as she arrives for The Vogue 100 Gala Dinner...

Demi Moore poses for photographers as she arrives for The Vogue 100 Gala Dinner...

Nuremberg and Frankfurt players jump for the ball during a German first division Bundesliga soccer..

Nuremberg and Frankfurt players jump for the ball during a German first division Bundesliga soccer..

People hang fish to dry on bamboo poles in Mumbai...

People hang fish to dry on bamboo poles in Mumbai...

A cyclist with his daughter pedals his cycle holding an umbrella...

A cyclist with his daughter pedals his cycle holding an umbrella...

An elderly vendor waits for customers of green grass during rains in Srinagar....

An elderly vendor waits for customers of green grass during rains in Srinagar....

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