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Wednesday, Jan 29, 2020
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 (645 results)
Jun 29, 2018 23:08
Gold medallist in the last year’s Commonwealth Championship, Ritu Malik overpowered Navjot Kaur, a Glasgow Commonwealth Games’ bronze medallist. read more
Jun 04, 2018 18:06
Biplab Ghosh, 63, cannot live without football read more
May 23, 2018 09:47
The archers of the Uttar Pradesh government’s hostel at Sonbhadra in Murzapur went on a three-day hunger strike and lodged a written complaint with chief minister Yogi Adityanath and Union Sports Minister, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore. read more
May 18, 2018 10:18
Spelling out his agenda for the year, Harendra Singh said that helping India win gold at the Asian Games in Jakarta and ensuring their qualification for the Tokyo Olympic Games was uppermost on his mind. read more
May 10, 2018 18:05
Punam Yadav, who won gold medal in 69kg weightlifting at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, has been suspended from the ongoing national camp at Patiala on grounds of indiscipline read more
May 08, 2018 17:48
Are unqualified umpires fixing matches in Lucknow? The Cricket Association Lucknow is getting such complaints from clubs\/units on a regular basis, according to officials. read more
Apr 26, 2018 17:28
At a time when cricket enthusiasts are enjoying the 11th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), the Cricket Association Lucknow (CAL) has imposed a blanket ban on the format asking its units\/clubs not to hold Twenty20 cricket tournaments in Luc... read more
Apr 26, 2018 16:59
A controversy has erupted over the entitlement of cash award to UP’s ‘bahu’ Seema Punia who won a silver medal in discus throw in the recently-concluded Commonwealth Games at Gold Coast in Australia. read more
Apr 21, 2018 21:57
India women’s hockey team were thrashed 0-6 by England in the bronze-medal match and the team finished fourth in the 2018 Commonwealth Games. read more
Apr 17, 2018 15:47
In all, 12 athletes from UP had participated in the Games out of whom shooter Jitu Rai and weightlifter Punam Yadav could win gold read more
Apr 11, 2018 14:34
The state government’s promise to offer a gazetted officer’s post to Commonwealth Games gold medallist lifter Punam Yadav of Varanasi seems to be a distant dream as four medallists of the 2014 Commonwealth Games are still waiting for their appointme... read more
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