London faces more or less the same problem that so many venues have faced before — throw in enough media at a single place and problems appear to magnify overnight. Sukhwant Basra
reports. Quick guide to the action at the Olympics
India and Pakistan may have won 11 Olympic hockey titles between them and ruled the Games arena for decades, but today both teams have lost their sheen and are struggling even make a mark at the game’s highest level. India won eight gold medals, including a record six in a row, while Pakistan claimed three victories.
Leander Paes lives on a different plane. He tells HT Correspondent Sukhwant Basra
about how motivated he is to shut everyone up and play a seventh Games. Leander Says
They hadn't spoken for months. Their only form of communication - if you want to call it that - had been airing their thoughts through the press. Sukhwant Basra
reports. When Sania met Lee
HT brings you what's going on in the head of India's only individual gold-medal winner four days before his 10m air rifle challenge. Abhinav says
Medal hope Deepika recovers to end 8th, men ranked last. Sukhwant Basra
Beijing medallist Vijender to open India boxers’ campaign at London Games. Saurabh Duggal reports.
As Indian athletes aim to put their best foot forward at the London Games, their families back home are making sure that they get adequate divine assistance.
A call from Leander Paes late on Saturday night was the best birthday present Vishnu Vardhan could have hoped for, reports Sukhwant Basra
After Friday’s heartbreaking episode of Vikas Krishan, young Devendro Singh brought some happiness back to the Indian boxing camp. Saurabh Duggal
Not many, including the media, gave Vijay Kumar much of a chance in the build up to the Games. Not surprisingly, the 26-year-old armyman was shooting from the lip after proving a lot of people wrong. Excerpts:
India slump to fourth successive loss against Korea, set for worst-ever finish. Sukhwant Basra
writes. They say
The secret of winning at a team sport is the ability of divergent thought processes to converge into one dominant strategy. This comes from match practise and it comes from selflessness. On both these counts India were found wanting once again as Belgium managed a facile 3-0 victory in their final Pool B encounter at the London Olympics.