I think we need to find a new word to describe Usain Bolt. Adjectives like 'incredible', 'fantastic', 'mindblowing' just aren't good enough.
Why are our politicians so reluctant to give away their seats in various sports federations? Well for starters, the job (if you want to call it so) comes with great perks like foreign trips.
Michael Schumacher has a personality and a shining two-decade career which can have a mesmerising effect on fans. Even us journalists can be left spellbound because after all somewhere deep down, even we are die-hard fans, are we not?
"You get paid to watch sport, how cool is your job!", is what I'm told often. And I'm sure fellow sports journalists will share the sentiment. What is cooler though, is the opportunity and good fortune to have watched sportspersons from close quarters, and hear their tales. Through this blog, I will try to share some of that ringside view with you guys, which makes covering sport so much more fun
|Sachin's new gift! Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar gifted Sachin lyrics of her 2 hits 'Tu jahan jahan chalega' and 'Piya tose naina lage re'.|
|Rahul the best man! Sunil Gavaskar feels Rahul Dravid is the best man to replace under-fire Duncan Fletcher as India coach.|
|Royals' new skipper Shane Watson, who has not played for any other franchise, will lead the Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2014.|
|Ronaldo dethrones Becks! FIFA World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo has become world's wealthiest footballer with earnings of 122 million pounds.|
|Pistorius cries, vomits Oscar Pistorius cried and vomited in court when 'graphic' details of his dead girlfriend's autopsy were discussed in the trial.|