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  • Mohammed Rafique's header, Kolkata's crown

    Super-sub scores in the dying seconds of extra time as Atletico de Kolkata beat Kerala Blasters FC to win inaugural edition of ISL

    Sunday, 21 December 2014 - 6:50am
  • Players want more training pitches, rest

    Not everything is rosy for those plying their trade in the ISL. The league's mission is to improve the standard of football in India. And Kerala Blasters FC's David James has said that the tournament needs a few tweaks to become a really world-class tournament.

    Saturday, 20 December 2014 - 6:25am
  • Super league, super finale

    It's only fitting that the inaugural final will be contested between teams hailing from hotbeds of Indian football

    Saturday, 20 December 2014 - 7:30am
  • Daredevil CS Santosh gears up for Dakar Rally

    Imagine you are about to the climb the world's highest mountain peak for the first time. You do have a guide, but you still have to trust your instincts to make it to the top. "It's like stepping into the unknown," says CS Santosh, India's best motocross rider. He, too, is going to scale a mountain...

    Wednesday, 17 December 2014 - 5:20am
  • Gerrard would have won more trophies had he left Liverpool, says ex-England striker Emile Heskey

    Former England and Liverpool striker Emile Heskey believes that Steven Gerrard would have had a better trophy cabinet had he left the Reds. "Chelsea wanted him, so did Real Madrid and I think it's safe to say that if would've taken those steps, he would have had championships. But he's won what he'...

    Friday, 12 December 2014 - 6:04am
  • Is the Indian Super League the new champion for football in India?

    While I-league hardly pulled in crowds, ISL has spurred renewed interest in football. With average attendance of 24,300 and weekly TV viewership of about 170 million, the League is all set to be a game-changer

    Friday, 5 December 2014 - 3:09pm
  • Big time football set to return at Cooperage

    Iconic city ground, with a brand new identity, will be inaugurated today

    Wednesday, 3 December 2014 - 7:20am
  • Living on a dream

    Out-of-favour with national selectors, swashbuckling Sehwag still hopes to play next year's World Cup

    Wednesday, 3 December 2014 - 6:20am
  • Struggling Mumbai succumb to strong Chennai

    After three consecutive goalless draws, Mumbai City FC were thrashed 0-3 by Chennaiyin FC at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai on Sunday. Goals by Bruno Pelissari, Dhanachandra Singh and Cristian Gonzalez were enough to see the team from Chennai extend their lead at the top of the table by three...

    Monday, 24 November 2014 - 12:07am
  • We should stop pretending to be a sporting nation: Sania Mirza

    Sania Mirza tells Anil Dias that she would not have been playing tennis anymore had she continued with singles. Excerpts from an interview...

    Friday, 21 November 2014 - 7:30am