Form is temporary. Class is permanent.Virat Kohli is a living embodiment of this phrase. Wearing his passion on his sleeve, he delivered one of, if not, the greatest knocks he has ever played. It was a knock of calculated and measured aggression, a knock of grit and steely nerves, a knock of maturity. Virat Kohli … Continue reading The Man. The Myth. The Legend.
One of the most intense rivalries in tennis history. Roger Federer vs Rafael Nadal. Two stalwarts of the sport. Both were bawling their eyes out, sitting next to each other, along with millions of other viewers across the world after playing a thrilling doubles match together at the Laver Cup for Team Europe. Roger Federer, … Continue reading Federer’s Legacy
Let's set the scene here for a beautiful story that played out under the lights at the Rod Laver Arena. One one hand, we have Rafael Nadal: seeking to defy all odds, put to rest the doubters and shatter arguably the most prestigious record in Men's Tennis. He is on his quest to 21 Grand … Continue reading 21
It seems like only yesterday that Chennai Super Kings lifted up their fourth Indian Premier League(IPL) trophy to conclude the tournament’s fourteenth season. However, after just a few months, here we are, at the beginning of yet another exciting IPL season. Unlike in the previous few years, the tournament is set for a significant change … Continue reading IPL 15 – A New Look
Huddled around flickering televisions in remote areas, watching in luxurious giant screenings or just enjoying the match on phones, over a billion people across the world put everything aside to watch the India vs Pakistan match unfold.Although Pakistan had a better head to head record against India in all 3 formats, India boasted an incredible … Continue reading More Than Just a Game?
The US Open Finals this year were filled with a flurry of emotions and unexpected results. The icy cool comeback master, 1st seed Novak Djokovic who was on the cusp of creating history as he was about to complete the Calendar Slam (winning all 4 grand slams in a single year, something last achieved in … Continue reading History and Heartbreak
Come the Olympics, there is always this special aura and hype going into it, especially this year after a 5 year wait due to the pandemic. It's honestly a significant achievement in itself that an event of such magnitude took place so smoothly. However, for India, these Olympics were special. Let's look at some stories … Continue reading GOLDDDD! The Beauty and Brutality of Sport
When the Indian Team was battered and bruised, their back pressed against the wall, they pushed out with all their might. It was a beautiful mix of passion, determination and sacrifice as they chased staggering totals, defended small ones, smashed records and defied the odds. The FINAL TEST. A test of India's batting mettle, a … Continue reading Champagne or Pain with the Chance of Rain…
For 48 hours, absolute mayhem plagued the football world. Fans revolted and spilled out onto the streets, players had no qualms over voicing their dissent, and football nearly “died”.The European Super League... On the 18th of April 2021, the formation of a shocking breakaway football league was announced, The “European Super League” The league was … Continue reading The Day Football Nearly Died
The IPL has started with a bang already. Mini recap:Day 1: Everything goes right for RCB from Harshal's heroics with the 5-for, good death bowling as MI only scored 67 of the last 66 balls and Glenn Maxwell scoring more than his highest last season while also hitting a reverse sweep six (he didn't hit … Continue reading Will SRH Rise to the Challenge of the Knights?