Browsing All posts tagged under »Arjuna Award«

Ashwin strikes back

April 29, 2014


A piece on R Ashwin written during the World T20, with some updates. When the New Year dawned for R Ashwin, the tag of spin spearhead of the Indian team was cast in a spell of doubt for the spinner. With forgettable outings in South Africa and New Zealand, Ashwin faced a lean patch that […]

Arjuna Award has come at the right time: Chinappa

September 13, 2013


In 2011, a knee injury almost derailed Joshna Chinappa’s career. But the 26-year-old national squash champion made a comeback within eight months with a stronger resolve. Now, with the Arjuna Award as a feather in the cap, the Chennai girl about her injury and her aim of winning medals at next year’s Commonwealth and Asian […]