Speaking to India Today Consulting Editor Rajdeep Sardesai, former India football team captain Baichung Bhutia said politicians shouldn't be allowed to steal limelight at award ceremonies in sports tournaments. Bhutia slammed West Bengal governor La Ganesan for pushing Sunil Chhetri at the Durand Cup ceremony.
Speaking to India Today Consulting Editor Rajdeep Sardesai, Indian tennis star Mahesh Bhupathi said it's hard to find champions who are humble and approachable like Roger Federer. Bhupathi also shared his thoughts on the GOAT debate after the Swiss great announced his retirement from professional tennis.
Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar, speaking to India Today Consulting Editor Rajdeep Sardesai, said he is happy with the selectors' job for the T20 World Cup in Australia. He said Hardik Pandya could do what Ravi Shastri did to his team in their winning run in the 1985 World Championship of Cricket.
Asia Cup 2022: Former India cricketers Sunil Gavaskar and Harbhajan Singh, speaking to India Today, discussed the idea of Virat Kohli opening the innings for India in T20Is after the star batter hit his maiden T20I century in the Asia Cup Super 4 match against Afghanistan on September 8.
Speaking to India Today, former captain Sunil Gavaskar said it's ideal to ignore social media trolls and lashed out at people who are making hurtful comments hiding behind anonymous identities. Gavaskar's comments came after Arshdeep Singh was subject to trolling after India lost an Asia Cup match to Pakistan in Dubai on September 4.
Young India pacer Arshdeep Singh was subject to trolling and hateful messages on social media after he dropped a catch at a crucial juncture in India's 5-wicket loss to Pakistan in their Asia Cup 2022 Super 4 match in Dubai on Sunday, September 5. Speaking to India Today, Arshdeep Singh's coach Jaswant Rai condemned the trolls and backed the left-arm pacer to bounce back strong.
Speaking to India Today, former spinner Harbhajan Singh said Dinesh Karthik has earned his place in the T20I XI and that India should stick to the veteran wicketkeeper-batter in the Asia Cup in the UAE.
Speaking exclusively to India Today, former Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria said Virat Kohli might struggle to get going in the Asia Cup due to lack of match practice and that the former captain should have not rested as much as he did after IPL 2022.
Speaking to India Today's senior journalist, Rajdeep Sardesai, Commonwealth Games gold medalist PV Sindhu opened up about her golden campaign in Birmingham, her journey to the top in badminton, and the ultimate target at Paris 2024.
Commonwealth Games 2022: Achanta Sharath Kamal, speaking to India Today, shed light on his dream run in Birmingham, saying the singles Gold was special to him.
Lakshya Sen, in an exclusive interview with India Today, said that he was happy to emulate 'his idol' Prakash Padukone with gold in badminton men's singles at the Commonwealth Games. Lakshya Sen, in his Commonwealth Games debut, came from a game down to beat Malaysia’s Ng Tze Yong 19-21, 21-9, 21-16 in the final at the National Exhibition Centre.
Commonwealth Games 2022: Two-time Olympic champion PV Sindhu said she is delighted with her maiden singles Gold in Birmingham. Sindhu defeated Michelle Li of Canada to win the women's singles competition.