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Gaining a good position is important

Chess basics always stress that if you have gained material (pawns or pieces), the position should be simplified...

Keeper in unfamiliar zone

bold and brave: Manuel Neuer played a solid role in Germany winning the World Cup this year.

The goalkeeper is, by the laws of the game, a singular and sometimes solitary creature. He can be hero or fall guy, but rarely does...

Brazilian poised to make a mark

riding the crest Gabriel Medina's success has made him immensely popular in Brazil, which is always on the lookout for sporting heroes.

Gabriel Medina, a 20-year-old Brazilian, was well on his way to becoming the first South American to win the Association of Surfing Professionals World Championship...

Goals a touch too far

weak wave:   Two wins and four defeats marked India's show at the Champions         Trophy. afp

Pakistan players, celebrations,India's performance in the Champions Trophy.

Fuelling their dreams with passion, hard work

young guns B R Nikshep (top) and Vasisht Cheruku are the leading juniors in the country. DH PHOTOS/  kishor kumar bolar.and Savitha b r

It was the late American basketball player John Wooden who once said, "Winning takes talent; to repeat takes character".

Trust the stars to deliver

Lionel Messi and Neymarcontinue to dazzle for Barcelona. AFP

When Manager Manuel Pellegrini was asked how his Manchester City team won their crucial Champions League game in Rome last...

Channelising the power of Olympics

IOC President Thomas Bach has ushered in several changes to make the Olympic movement more appealing to the masses. AFP

The Olympics command worldwide attention for two weeks every other year and then largely recede from public consciousness, their...

Looking for a winning line

Sebastian Vettel (left) achieved plenty of success at Red Bull

Although it was not announced until the final race of the season in Abu Dhabi, the Ferrari team's change of drivers for 2015 had been......

Coe agenda calls for change

When Seb Coe was at the peak of his powers in the 1980s athletics attracted huge TV...

IGU to revive Indian Masters

Jaydeep Chitlangia

The Indian Golf Union (IGU) is planning to launch one new tournament and revive an old meet from the next calendar year...

Trishul, Saqib set up clash for title

Syed Saqib Ahmed (left) and Trishul Chinnappa will clash in the final of the All India Amateur Golf Championship at the KGA on Sunday. DH PHOTO

Trishul Chinnappa set up a final date with fellow-Bengalurian Syed Saqib Ahmed in the Tata Steel All India Amateur Golf Championships here at...

Tough to get over a team-mate's death, says Djemba-Djemba

Djemba-Djemba

It's been a sobering few days for people involved in sport following the death of Australian cricketer Phil Hughes. Since then...

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A cyclist takes a ride along the bike path off Truxtun Extension...

A participant during the Kambala, a traditional buffalo race...

A participant during the Kambala, a traditional buffalo race...

A large gathering at Virat Hindu Sammelan, organised by VHP...

A large gathering at Virat Hindu Sammelan, organised by VHP...

India's Ishant Sharma, center, celebrates with his teammates after he got the wicket...

India's Ishant Sharma, center, celebrates with his teammates after he got the wicket...

India's Umesh Yadav plays a shot during their play on day four of the second cricket test...

India's Umesh Yadav plays a shot during their play on day four of the second cricket test...

Australia's David Warner dives over the boundary rope trying to take a catch during their ...

Australia's David Warner dives over the boundary rope trying to take a catch during their ...

Indian American Richard Verma sworn-in as US Ambassador to India

Indian American Richard Verma sworn-in as US Ambassador to India

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People takes protection against cold with woollens...

helicopter following a crash during the men's World Cup Downhill skiing...

helicopter following a crash during the men's World Cup Downhill skiing...

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