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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)
Apr 04, 2018 16:36
Vinesh Phogat, who won wrestling gold at 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, has been injured, denting India’s hopes of a medal in 50 kg category. read more
Mar 27, 2018 17:44
Only eight athletes from Uttar Pradesh have been able to make it to the 221-member Indian squad at the Commonwealth Games starting April 4 at Gold Cost in Australia. read more
Mar 27, 2018 17:36
Ace discus thrower Seema Antil-Punia, who is also the ‘bahu’ (daughter-in-law) of Uttar Pradesh, is trying her luck at the Commonwealth Games starting April 4 at Gold Coast in Australia. read more
Mar 26, 2018 10:30
After 14 years, a new-look Indian women’s national hockey team, led by Rani, is out to bring back the golden days. Their first stop is the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018 read more
Mar 24, 2018 09:03
India are yet to win an athletics medal at the Olympics and Anju Bobby George said winning one wasn’t easy as there were athletes from 72 other countries challenging, who were better equipped read more
Mar 21, 2018 18:21
While chief coach Harendra Singh would be directing his players from near the dugout, goalkeeper Savita Punia would be instructing the Indian women’s hockey team while guarding the goalpost at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. read more
Mar 21, 2018 08:20
Sakshi Malik, who clinched her maiden gold at the Asian Championships at Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan in March last year, said her training for the 2018 Commonwealth Games and Asian Games was on track. read more
Mar 16, 2018 19:51
Nepal became the latest inclusion in the ICC’s ODI fold when the Himalayan nation defeated Papua New Guinea at the ICC World Cup qualifiers 2018 in Zimbabwe. Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels it is good for global development of cricket. read more
Mar 16, 2018 10:54
Hockey India director David John refused to advise Sardar Singh when to retire from the game, but said that in games during the Azlan Shah hockey in Malaysia early this month, the ageing star sometimes lacked leg speed, which was a big problem. read more
Mar 14, 2018 23:48
The senior national men’s A division hockey championship will feature 20 teams and provide chance for players to impress selectors as a busy international calendar lies ahead in 2018. read more
Mar 14, 2018 18:45
The Australian drag-flick expert who spelt misery for Indian hockey team in the last two Commonwealth Games finals will be in their corner during the Gold Coast edition starting on April 4. read more
Mar 14, 2018 15:47
Ever since Harendra Singh became coach of Indian women’s hockey team , success has been chasing him, with the most recent being the 3-1 series win against South Africa. read more
Mar 14, 2018 12:21
Rani will lead the 18-member Indian women’s hockey team for the upcoming Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018, whereas experienced goalkeeper Savita will be her deputy. read more
Mar 06, 2018 17:13
It has been a roller-coaster ride for two-time hockey Olympian Danish Mujtaba who has seen many ups and downs in his nine-year career. read more
Feb 14, 2018 18:17
Before the National Games in 2021, the first-ever National Youth Games may be a reality in Uttar Pradesh in 2019 as the state government has asked the UP sports directorate to submit a proposal in this regard. read more