Sports We Should All Be Talking About American Superwoman Megan Rapinoe
US Women’s National Team star Megan Rapinoe is the woman to watch out for at the FIFA World Cup. She is not just a great player, she’s a symbol of our changing times – a lesbian footballer standing up against Donald Trump and fighting hate. Which is why her legend will spread beyond the field.Add to list
Sports Can India Really Win the World Cup with a Shaky Middle Order?
Should the pattern of either Virat Kohli or Rohit Sharma firing in every single game break, does India have adequate alternate sources to find runs from? The team’s middle order vacuum could prove to be the Achilles’ heel of an otherwise confident squad.Add to list
Sports Can Roger Federer Reclaim His Wimbledon Fortress?
When you think of fortresses, you’d imagine them to be impenetrable. At the French Open, Nadal has been able to achieve that. You couldn’t say that with the same authority for Roger Federer and Wimbledon.Add to list
Sports Don’t Blame Dhoni for the Loss Against England, Humanise Him
Mahendra Singh Dhoni battles the evening of his career with shots that do not quite come off, with spinners who put a leash on him with ease, and with an inability to reproduce the impossible acts of yore. This is entirely natural for a player nearing retirement.Add to list
Sports India vs West Indies: Can the Men in Maroon Rise Above the T20 Conditioning?
The rise of the West Indies as a T20 superpower has been detrimental for the other formats. They can play the big shots, but they cannot sustain for 50 overs. Their World Cup, and indeed all future successes, hinge on the team finding the fine balance between aggression and restraint.Add to list