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FIH world league, Sjoerd Marijne, Indian Hockey

Under new coach, Indian hockey seems set on right path

To finish in the top four of an international hockey federation event is proof the sport is looking up.

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South Africa tour, Ajinkya Rahane, Virat Kohli, Kotla test

Let Rahul and Rahane find form in Ranji, instead of repetitive ODIs

Team India needs both players in good form ahead of the tour to South Africa.

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BCCI, Cricket, Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli can decide when he needs rest

The Indian skipper has suddenly been talking about how he is 'not a robot'.

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Walkover, Gold medal, Sushil Kumar, National wrestling championship

Why Sushil Kumar’s farcical gold at the nationals does the champion disservice

One wonders how the two-time Olympic medallist felt as opponents came, bowed and walked away.

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ICC, Anti-doping body, Anurag Thakur, BCCI

More twists expected in standoff between BCCI and anti-doping body

The cricket board is resisting the NADA as it thinks that could be the precursor to allowing the National Sports Code 2011 to become applicable to it.

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BCCI, Hardik Pandya, India-Sri Lanka

Like Hardik Pandya, we too should be rested for the Sri Lanka series

We need to prepare for the fierce overseas' battles that lie ahead, and guard against possible burnout from watching yet another pointless series.

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T20 cricket, MS Dhoni

Dhoni should allow others to fail, too

Just as he should allow someone else a stab at last-over glory.

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HS Prannoy, Kidambi Srikanth, Badminton, Badminton

Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy have given badminton lovers in India much to cheer

The best part about the sudden ascendancy in Indian badminton is how players are pushing each other hard.

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IPL, T20, Sanjay Manjrekar, Indian Cricket

When we learnt to laugh with Ashish Nehra and not at him

Retirement makes angels of Indian cricketers and sometimes we give ourselves a halo too.