February 2016

The prize distribution ceremony at HGC

Ajeetesh Sandhu has the last laugh

By Nikhil Kalaan HYDERABAD: Chandigarh’s Ajeetesh Sandhu left a lasting impression among golf fans of Hyderabad who saw him dominate the Golconda Masters 2016 from start to finish. Ajeetesh made it a memorable week with…



Aizawl 'keeper Zothanmawia scrambles to clear the ball from Bengaluru FC's Udanta Singh

Vineeth heads Bengaluru to victory

BENGALURU: Local giants Bengaluru FC moved to second position on the table and kept the pace on leaders Mohun Bagan after a CK Vineeth goal in the 49th minute gave Ashley Westwood’s team a 1-0…


Dr. Rupali Basu (2nd from left) is seen with other dignitaries

Kolkata marathon on March 6

KOLKATA: Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, has decided to associate with the IDBI Federal Life Insurance Kolkata Marathon. One of the most prestigious and eagerly awaited events in the city’s sporting calendar, it is the largest marathon…


Rohit Sharma celebrating the half-century

Rohit Sharma proves his class, again

By Debajit Kar KOLKATA: He comes, he sees and then he conquers. Still it is incomplete to describe Rohit Gurunath Sharma who, again, rose to the occasion, this time against Bangladesh when it mattered the…


Ajeetesh Sandhu strikes a pose on Day 2

Ajeetesh Sandhu stays ahead with 68

By Nikhil Kalaan HYDERABAD: It was match No. 4 that hogged all the limelight on Friday at the Golconda Masters 2016 as it featured both Ajeetesh Sandhu and Shubhankar Sharma, the two pros who ended…


GM SER, A.K. Goel, felicitating championship-winning SER body-builders

South Eastern Railway champions

KOLKATA: South Eastern Railway emerged the champions of the 30th All-India Railway body-building championship held at Raipur in the South East Central Railway division from February 19 to 21. As many as 12 Zonal Railways…


Ajeetesh Sandhu in action in Hyderabad

Ajeetesh sets course on fire with 62

By Nikhil Kalaan HYDERABAD: Chandigarh’s Ajeetesh Sandhu set the bar at an imposing nine-under-62 in round one of the Golconda Masters 2016 being played at the Hyderabad Golf Club (HGC). Abhijit Singh Chadha, another Chandigarh-based…


Sukesh Hegde (yellow jersey) in a grip-and-grab action with Anil Kumar of Delhi

Rahul fashions Titans win over Delhi

NEW DELHI: Rahul Chaudhari, the Telugu Titans’ super star, came back roaring to lead his side to a 44-35 win over hosts Dabang Delhi K.C. at the Thyagraj Sports Complex Wednesday. Rahul, who was substituted…


Bengaluru FC striker Udanta Kumam is stopped by Lao Toyota FC's Souksavath Moukda

Bengaluru FC go down in AFC Cup opener

LAOS: A late Bengaluru FC charge wasn’t enough as Ashley Westwood’s side went down 1-2 to Lao Toyota FC in their Group H opener of the AFC Cup on Wednesday. Bengaluru found themselves a goal…