Ali Asgar Nalwala

Stories By Ali Asgar Nalwala

Sreeshankar, who holds national record of 8.20m, said lockdown was a blessing in disguise as he is now able to gauge his performance by studying minute details

When lockdown gives you lemons, be India's ace jumper M Sreeshankar

The 21-year-old seems to have found way to convert every adversity faced by him during the lockdown into an advantage as he charges ahead...Read More

What’s worth more than Olympic gold?

What’s worth more than Olympic gold?

Three-time champion Niccolo Campriani found true meaning of life when his audacious project to help refugees qualify for Olympics started...Read More

Lockdown a different ballgame for Indian athletes, says javelin star Annu Rani

Lockdown a different ballgame for Indian athletes, says javelin star Annu Rani

While it is true Indians athletes face larger socio-economic problems climbing up the ladder, to assume that this makes them less prone t...Read More

Yeragaselvan Kumarasamy

How much can data & tech help athletes during lockdown?

Ali Asgar Nalwala talks to the founder of an analytics-based sports platform to know how modern means can help athletes overcome this dif...Read More

How young athletes can overcome the lockdown challenge

How young athletes can overcome the lockdown challenge

“While we focus on not making gains during this time and try to live for better days, some of our brightest 15-year-olds who feature in t...Read More

Jonty Rhodes, the show stealer at Dr DY Patil Stadium

Jonty Rhodes, the show stealer at Dr DY Patil Stadium

South Africa were reeling at 42-4 inside nine overs while chasing a below-par 143/8 set by West Indies Legends.

PIFA Director Anjali Shah

International Women's Day 2020: Anjali Shah levelling playing field for girls in football

Ali Asgar Nalwala speaks to Anjali Shah, the torch-bearer of change for women in football.

International Women's Day 2020: Meet Dr Majiziya Bhanu, a hijab-clad powerlifter battling conservatives and Islamophobia

International Women's Day 2020: Meet Dr Majiziya Bhanu, a hijab-clad powerlifter battling conservatives and Islamophobia

From being a girl from an orthodox Muslim background to becoming a back-to-back world champion, Majiziya narrates her story

Unfair to expect rise of ISL overnight, says former England Captain Alan Shearer

Unfair to expect rise of ISL overnight, says former England Captain Alan Shearer

The 49-year-old finds similarity in the struggles of English Premier League and the Indian initiative

Shardul Thakur (R) reacts after bowling during the third one-day international cricket match between New Zealand and India at the Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui on February 11.

'Important to learn from mistakes and move on': Shardul Thakur

In the 50-over leg also, with Bumrah failing to grab a wicket in three matches and absence of Shami in last two, the Mumbaikar was left ...Read More

Fit India Movement missing spokes and handle

Fit India Movement missing spokes and handle

While track cycling is gaining traction despite lack of velodromes, Cycling Federation of India must pedal harder for road and cross coun...Read More

All that is wrong with India’s approach to football

All that is wrong with India’s approach to football

Many a young talents have melted away in India’s scorching heat and humidity, who otherwise could have played longer if better fitness ...Read More

Australia's David Warner celebrates after scoring a century during the first ODI against India at Wankhede.

India vs Australia: Aussies whack India at Wankhede

The 10-wicket loss was the first by an Indian team in 15 years. Last time they suffered such humiliation was against South Africa in 2005...Read More

India vs Australia: A delicacy for ages

India vs Australia: A delicacy for ages

Currently, India and Australia are two of the most consistent cricket teams across formats, and three-match ODI series beginning at Wankh...Read More

Alex Carey wants to be the coolest finisher

Alex Carey wants to be the coolest finisher

Australia’s limited-overs keeper wants to follow in the footsteps of India’s MS Dhoni

Australian cricket coach Andrew McDonald along with captain Aaron Finch during a press conference, in Mumbai on Friday.

Aaron Finch feels no team is great until it learns how to win abroad

As Australia arrive in India for a three-match ODI series, their limited-overs captain admits that beating India in India is a different...Read More

India's indigenous sports finally on the rise

India's indigenous sports finally on the rise

Chucking the modern trend, India’s indigenous sports are fighting the odds to make an impression on the global stage

Diya Chitale aims to march forward, wants to play 2024 Paris Olympics

Diya Chitale aims to march forward, wants to play 2024 Paris Olympics

Young prodigy Diya makes waves, signs off 2019 in style

Indian opener Lokesh Rahul was the Man of the Match for his 56-ball 91.

India vs West Indies: Windies hit out of the park

Trio of Rohit-Kohli-Rahul slams 16 sixes to compile 240 runs, WI comprehensively fall short of 67 runs

Meritorious off field, miraculous on ground: The advent of India’s U-19 star

Meritorious off field, miraculous on ground: The advent of India’s U-19 star

Mumbai: When it comes to cricketers and nerds, the line was drawn years ago. Either get a degree, or pursue sports, it’s impossible to ju...Read More

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