Clash of the Titans

 

 Seldom does it happen that two perfectionists, in a field, lock horns and bring the best out of one another. One of its fine examples is showcased in the goliath standoff between the Portuguese star Christiano Ronaldo and the Argentinean wonder Lionel Messi. Both the players came from a humble […]

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David vs Goliath: The plight of the minnows of Cricket

 

 As New Zealand and Australia pulled up their socks and locked horns with each other in the final, the main question according to me was not who was going to take the much coveted trophy but my concern was regarding a controversial decision taken by the ICC, which has decided […]

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This Season at Manchester United

 

 At the start of the season, whenever Man Utd played a match (especially at old trafford), there was always a sense of exasperation among the Man Utd fans. The reasons were plenty: is it going to be 4-4-2, 3-5-2, 4-3-3? And the most common expression used to be ‘Now who […]

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Football: A Summary of My Life

 

 Before I start, a small disclaimer. Since the people reading this are neither the BBC nor an Indian political party, I hope I am not pulled up for any controversial statements or stereotypical religious comments that I might accidentally make. “If you think football is life and death, let me […]

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Is Arsene’s time at Arsenal up?

 

 This seemingly appalling question arises only because of the insurgence of the social media into every nook and cranny of the modern game. After almost 19 years into his job, Arsene has faced a barrage of criticism, vile abuse and anger. In recent years, fans and rivals have called for […]

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Different strokes for different folks

 

 With the word ‘sports’, there arises an aura of kinetic zeal, vigour, agility and of-course, a healthy competitive spirit. As often presumed, sports are not only a mere source of bash and business, it has a much bigger larger meaning to it, it reflects back on one’s way of life, […]

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MAGNUS CARLSEN – The man who silenced the Tiger

 

 Any period of time in history is often defined by great minds. It is often said that such great minds are often a thing of universal marvel and surely, this is the bracket that one would place Magnus Carlsen under. If being the highest ever rated chess player wasn’t enough, […]

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