Unsung Heroes of 2014
These are the stars that were lost in the background as others took centrestage.
SAURAV GHOSAL– Won a silver in singles and a gold in the team event of men’s squash in the commonwealth games to mark the presence of squash in the indian sporting map.
DIPA KARMAKAR– Dipa Karmakar went where no Indian woman has ever gone. Her bronze in the women’s vault event, is the first international gymnastics medal by any Indian woman.
PR SREEJESH– A historic Asian Games gold, that helped India book a berth for the Rio Olympics, maybe the year’s highlight for the Indian men’s hockey team. And it wouldn’t have been possible without goalkeeper Sreejesh and his heroics during a thrilling penalty shoot out in the final of the Asian Games.