Jul 16, 2019-Tuesday

select city

Metro cities - Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata

Other cities - Noida, Gurgaon, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Bhopal , Chandigarh , Dehradun, Indore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Patna, Ranchi

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019
Sharad Deep

Sharad Deep


Sharad Deep is a principal correspondent based at Lucknow. He has spent 26 years in journalism and covers sports.

articles by Sharad Deep (619 results)
May 30, 2019 17:49
Intensifying the government’s mission to produce world-class sportspersons, union ministry of sports and youth affairs has come out with a special plan to identify talent in athletics across India, taking special measures even in the state athletics... read more
May 28, 2019 15:37
Uttar Pradesh Sports Directorate had made big plans for government-run hostels and colleges with the support of Croatia Football Federation in 2015. read more
May 21, 2019 16:19
Chand, who hails from Sheo village almost 10 km from Varanasi Railway station, resembles Kenyan marathon great Wilson Kipsang. “In fact, I am called ‘Black Rose’ by my fans and friends. I enjoy this love and affection,” says Chand, who begins his day... read more
May 16, 2019 17:58
Even after snaring 700 plus wickets in all formats of the game, including 27 in six Test matches, Praveen Kumar continues to have the reputation of a hot-headed seamer. Known for his ability to swing the ball both ways on any pitch, Kumar has never bothered... read more
May 09, 2019 15:43
The Afghanistan Cricket Board has made up its mind to make Lucknow’s Atal Bihari Vajpayee International Cricket Stadium its team’s new adopted home ground. read more
May 05, 2019 10:26
Lucknow and Raipur have emerged front-runners as there are issues with pitches at New Delhi, Bengaluru and Pune. read more
May 01, 2019 14:31
Unlike the past, no political parties have fielded sportspersons from any constituency in Uttar Pradesh this Lok Sabha elections. read more
Apr 24, 2019 10:35
Virendra’s lift of 470 kg -- including 170 kg squat, 105 kg bench press and 195 kg dead-lift -- not only fetched him his first international gold medal but also raised the hopes of his father Mangala Prasad and family to get some money for this feat... read more
Apr 23, 2019 01:04
Vinesh has moved up to a higher category from her pet 48-50 kg, after rejig of weight classes for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. read more
Apr 11, 2019 11:14
The executive committee meeting of the UPAA, scheduled on Sunday, will officially announce its decision on Suman and other dope offenders in the recent past. read more
Mar 28, 2019 13:49
An aggressive fighter for UP Terminators — owned by Bollywood singer Kanika Kapoor — at the Super Boxing League in 2017 season, Chaubey was arrested from his Jankipuram house early on Wednesday and taken to Gurugram. read more
Mar 26, 2019 11:22
Harendra, who was given marching orders after India could not cross the quarter-final hurdle at the 2018 World Cup in Bhubaneswar, accused the Hockey India of bias. read more
Nov 22, 2018 20:20
Li Xuerui is aiming a top finish at the Syed Modi International Badminton Championships here in her maiden appearance despite the presence of India’s Saina Nehwal. read more
Nov 05, 2018 19:23
India vs West Indies T20 International: India’s last win against the West Indies before Sunday came way back on March 23, 2014 in the World T20 in Bangladesh. read more
Nov 05, 2018 16:50
India vs West Indies 2nd T20 International: Local officials were in two minds whether to offer a batsmen-friendly pitch but finally everyone agreed on the sixth strip that promises equal opportunities to both sides. read more