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Anil Dias

  • There, but not actually there

    Indian duo of Jaisha and Lalita Babbar qualify for Beijing World Championships in marathon but coach says they will not run in the event; instead participate in their pet events

    Monday, 19 January 2015 - 7:00am
  • No aberration this

    Participating in a marathon for the first time, Ethiopian Tesfaye Abera runs away to Mumbai glory;Compatriot Dinknesh Mekash retains women's title

    Monday, 19 January 2015 - 7:20am
  • Winning with an ace was the biggest thing says Marion Bartoli

    On July 6, 2013, when Marion Bartoli went out to Centre Court to play the Wimbledon final against Sabine Lisicki, she had a lot of things going on in her mind. For starters, she didn't want to lose another final (she was runner-up in 2007). Another thought on her mind was the voices of people...

    Friday, 16 January 2015 - 6:26am
  • Cancer survivor has dream run raising funds

    Chemotherapy makes people weak. For days together, they suffer from side effects, be it back or head ache. So planning on participating in a marathon is probably the last thing on their minds. But not for 48-year-old Mithila Balse.

    Tuesday, 13 January 2015 - 6:00am
  • Running 171km in a day is cakewalk for him

    What comes to your mind when someone asks if you can run a full marathon (42 km)? Tiredness, dehydration, or perhaps the thought of every joint in your body aching? Now imagine running 171 kms in 24 hours on a treadmill. Shocked? Well, not so for 45-year-old Arun Bhardwaj, country's most decorated...

    Thursday, 8 January 2015 - 7:30am
  • Defender by heart, Kailash Patil strikes 4 for ONGC

    Some footballers are born strikers. They just need someone to make them realise that. That's the story of Kailash Patil, who scored four goals for ONGC in their 5-0 win over Companeroes SC in the Elite Division of the Mumbai District Football Association (MDFA) on Monday.

    Tuesday, 6 January 2015 - 7:15am
  • Byeline 2014

    As an action-packed year comes to an end, we at the dna sports desk take time off the routine and present our most memorable sporting experiences

    Thursday, 1 January 2015 - 6:50am
  • Mumbai Schools Sports Association bans overage cricketer for three years

    The Mumbai Schools Sports Association (MSSA) has banned Rizvi Springfield High School (Bandra) for fielding an overage player in the Under-16 Harris Shield Elite Division, dna has reliably learnt. The boy has been slapped with a three-year ban.

    Wednesday, 24 December 2014 - 7:10am
  • When fatafati blended with tiki-taka

    Even though their football was not eye catching, Atletico de Kolkata emerged victorious in ISL because they started preparing early in Spain and their formidable midfield

    Tuesday, 23 December 2014 - 6:40am
  • 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