Deepak Ashwath

Freelance journalist and all around sports enthusiast.

Finch’s blitzkrieg steamrolls Sri Lanka

London: Australia edged closer to the World Cup semifinals with a dominating 87-run win over Sri Lanka here on Saturday. After Australia’s skipper Aaron...

Malaysian legend quits after battle with cancer

Putrajaya: Cancer-hit badminton star Lee Chong Wei announced his retirement on Thursday, ending a brilliant career in which he collected a swathe of honours but never won...

Spaniard takes title number 12 at Roland Garros with victory over Thiem

Paris: Rafael Nadal swept to an historic 12th Roland Garros title and 18th Grand Slam crown on Sunday with a 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 victory over Austria’s...

Focused Suhitha poised to take wings

Bengaluru: It’s all starting to come together for Suhitha Maruri. The 13-year-old found her biggest lesson and inspiration a month ago when she was chosen as one...

India are real contenders for the title, says Jacques Kallis

Southampton: Legendary all-rounder Jacques Kallis has called India “real contenders” for the World Cup title after they outclassed South Africa but urged his struggling country to not...

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One of greatest ever players, the time has come for M S Dhoni to quietly walk off into the sunset

In the M S Dhoni biopic – M S Dhoni, The Untold Story -- there is a scene where, in conversation with...

Finch’s blitzkrieg steamrolls Sri Lanka

London: Australia edged closer to the World Cup semifinals with a dominating 87-run win over Sri Lanka here on Saturday.

Malaysian legend quits after battle with cancer

Putrajaya: Cancer-hit badminton star Lee Chong Wei announced his retirement on Thursday, ending a brilliant career in which he collected a swathe...

India skipper’s gesture asking fans not to boo Smith earns high praise

London: Disgraced American cyclist Lance Armstrong had an insightful take on booing. “A boo is a lot louder than a cheer. If...

Spaniard takes title number 12 at Roland Garros with victory over Thiem

Paris: Rafael Nadal swept to an historic 12th Roland Garros title and 18th Grand Slam crown on Sunday with a 6-3, 5-7,...

Aligarh toddler case: 5 policemen suspended, SIT to probe killing of two and half year-old

Lucknow: The two-and-half-year-old girl, who was strangled to death and her eyes gouged out in Uttar Pradesh’s Aligarh district, allegedly after her...

Mamata to skip Niti Aayog meet, says it’s fruitless

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has decided not to attend the Niti Aayog meeting scheduled for June 15.

Jagan to have 5 deputies, 25 ministers with fixed term

Amaravati: YSR Congress chief and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy has decided to rope in five deputy chief ministers and...