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Rutvick Mehta

  • Rivalries have always given a boost to F1 fans: Narain Karthikeyan

    Narain Karthikeyan says Mercedes' Rosberg-Hamilton ongoing feud will enhance sport's image and have more following

    Friday, 12 September 2014 - 5:15am
  • Want your kid to be tennis star? Spend Rs50 lakh per year

    While there is glamour and money at top of tennis pyramid, Indian players have to spend a whopping Rs 50 lakh to just stay afloat and that too with little hope of recovering any money, writes Rutvick Mehta

    Sunday, 7 September 2014 - 6:45am
  • HIL to feature two more franchises

    The next edition of the Hockey India League (HIL) will feature two more franchises. It is learnt that either two of Bhopal, Hyderabad, Raipur and Bangalore will be chosen as the host cities when Hockey India holds its executive committee meeting on Saturday. The HIL franchise owners are also...

    Saturday, 6 September 2014 - 6:00am
  • Athletics lags in India because its focus is on cricket: Usain Bolt

    During his whirlwind visit to Bangalore, Usain Bolt tells Rutvick Mehta that 200m in 19 seconds is achievable. Excerpts

    Thursday, 4 September 2014 - 5:15am
  • India's New Sports Superstars: champions emerging from akharas and rural gyms

    It's not cool to be known as a single-sport nation. Certainly not when you are nearly 1.3 billion in number. Over the past few years, we have been trying hard to change this perception. Even as cricket and its pampered superstars continue to rule our collective consciousness, a new crop of...

    Sunday, 24 August 2014 - 7:00am
  • MS Dhoni is past his sell-by date

    According to Nasser Hussain, one of England's finest captains, a captain should always think there is something – either on or off the field – that can turn things around for you. Going by what happened on the last day at The Oval and the three weeks prior to that, it's clear that it isn't the case...

    Tuesday, 19 August 2014 - 5:35am
  • Slip catching major cause of concern for the Indian cricket team

    A lot has been said and written about the back-to-back losses in Southampton and Manchester. Most analyses have been centered around the visitors' spineless displays with the bat and ball. The team's sloppy fielding — more particularly slip catching — seems to have gone rather unnoticed, writes...

    Wednesday, 13 August 2014 - 6:30am
  • That fear of losing has gone: VR Raghunath and SV Sunil

    Back after winning silver in CWG, senior hockey players VR Raghunath and SV Sunil talk to Rutvick Mehta about what changed in the team after a disappointing World Cup, and targeting gold in Asian Games

    Wednesday, 6 August 2014 - 6:30am
  • India Tour of England: India get complacent again after taking the lead in an away series

    Three times in the last 14 years have India gone on to lose/draw an away Test series after going 1-0 up. Will history repeat itself?

    Tuesday, 5 August 2014 - 6:25am
  • Spain didn't have a Plan B: Sunil Chhetri

    India captain Sunil Chhetri talks to Rutvick Mehta about the highs and lows, stars and flops, hits and misses, and the unforgettable moments of Brazil 2014

    Wednesday, 16 July 2014 - 7:15am