Vivek Goel

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Indian Hockey: How the Dynasty Began (1928-64)

Cricket is the most popular sport in India. It enjoys a huge fan following from…

From Behind The Stumps

Wicket keepers play a critical role behind the stumps, not just with their gloves but…

Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar: Best Quotes on the Master Blaster

As Sachin Tendulkar turns 45 today, here is a compilation of the most famous quotes…

India thrash Australia in Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament

India redeemed some pride with an improved performance in their last league match as they…

New field restrictions rule – victim of unjustified criticism?

After 26 matches in this edition of ICC Cricket World Cup, a common feature noticeable…

Madison Keys : The Future Of Women’s Tennis

Madison Keys, an American professional tennis player is making headlines this year. Best known for…

What is the best format for World Cup?

Since the inaugural World Cup in 1975, ICC has been continuously experimenting with its formats. From…

World Cup 1992 Moments : Inzamam Takes Pak Into Final

Pakistan huffed and puffed on its road to the semifinals of 1992 World Cup with…

World Cup 1992 Moments : Jonty “SUPERMAN” Rhodes

It was March 8, 1992; the day ground fielding was redefined by a man called…

World Cup 1992 Moments- Miandad Mocking More

This is probably the best slapstick moment of the World Cup history involving Javed Miandad…

World Cup 1992 Moments : Akram’s 3 Wicket Burst

Cometh the hour, Cometh the man. Chasing 25o for the victory, England after being reduced…

World Cup 1992 Moments : Proteas Choked By Rain

It was South Africa’s first World Cup, a vibrant nation emerging out of the dark…

Federer-Nadal: Is It The End Of An Era?

A pair which has 31 Grand Slams between them in the open era. A pair…

6 Spin Bowlers to look out for this World Cup

With the World Cup being staged in Australia and New Zealand, the focal point of…

Ishant and Jadeja available for Republic Day Clash

India got a much needed boost ahead of their all important match against Australia starting…

Hockey season is back

Hero Hockey India League is back with its third season starting from 22nd January in…

India's Expected Playing XI For Sydney Test

India’s Expected Playing XI For Sydney Test

As India gears up for life post Dhoni’s retirement, it would be interesting to see…

Moments of the year

Top Sporting Moments Of 2014 In Alphabetical Order

Essentially Sports brings you an utterly subjective reappraisal of the sporting highlights of 2014. Select…

India’s Achilles Heel- The Wagging Of Tail

How are you supposed to win a test match if your bowlers can’t get through…

FIH Champions Trophy-A Tournament Of Surprises

The 2014 FIH Champions Trophy being held in Bhubaneshwar, India is proving to be a…

5 things you didn’t know about Zak !!

  Essentially Sports wishes Zaheer Khan(Zak) on his 36 birthday for his outstanding contribution to…

The Unknown Indian’s Game

The Indian contingent was all smiles as it bid the final goodbye to the 2014…

The Grass-root Problem

What is the reason behind India’s shoddy performance on the foreign shores? Why Indian batsmen…

ASIAN GAMES: DAY 9 REVIEW

  India marched into the top 10 in the medal tally riding on Yogeshwar Dutt’s…

DAY 8: ASIAN GAMES REVIEW

It was the best day so far for the Indians in the 2014 Asian Games…

F1 Season Set for a REMARKABLE Finish

Lewis Hamilton moved on top of the 65th season of formula one drivers’ world championship…

Shivnarine Chanderpaul- The Quintessential Silent Performer.

Shivnarine Chanderpaul proved that age is just a number when he scored his 30th century…

South Africa wins Zimbabwe Tri-series

South Africa thumped Australia in the final match by six wickets to win their first…

Pro Kabaddi league brings the “desi” sport to the world

Star Sports Pro Kabaddi league provided a refreshing change for the prime-time viewers as the…