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Boria Majumdar

Boria Majumdar is a sport journalist and the author of, among other titles, Eleven Gods and a Billion Indians. He is a contributor to Open

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Sports
‘Beijing was hard. I’m glad I can forget it now’

In conversation with Gagan Narang, Stanislav Lapidus and Michael Nobbs

01 August 2012
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Sports
‘London is just the beginning’

In conversation with LN Mittal, Vijender Singh, Mahesh Bhupathi and Sania Mirza

25 July 2012
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Sports
India’s Top Bets for London

This contingent might bring home India’s richest haul of Olympic medals ever

25 July 2012
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India
Mary Kom’s Gold Quest

She earned her reputation as a boxer in the 46 kg and 48 kg categories. At the Olympics, she will have to fight in the tougher 51 kg category. She says she’s ready

25 June 2012
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Sports
They Do Pack a Punch

Why Indian boxers are doing so well

22 April 2012
SOLD-CRICKET
Sports
How Cricket Was Sold in India

...or a short history of the BCCI’s rise to riches

16 April 2012
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Sports
‘My Critics Didn’t Teach Me Cricket’

Open in conversation with Tendulkar after his hundredth 100

29 March 2012
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Sports
God Save Test Cricket

With home advantage turning decisive in influencing Test results, cricket runs the risk of becoming dull and predictable

04 February 2012
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Sports
Friction Replay

With the Indian team and the cricket media, the more things change, the more they remain the same

25 January 2012
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Sports
Is Cricket Going the Hockey Way?

Will the shortsightedness of India’s cricket administrators end up destroying India’s national passion the same way Indian hockey was compromised in the 1960s and 1970s?

18 January 2012

Authors

Pratap Bhanu Mehta

Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals

Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is the author of, among several titles, Tinderbox: The Past and Future of Pakistan. His latest book is Gandhi: A Life in Three Campaigns

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and a founding member of the governing council of India Foundation. He is the author of, among other titles, Partitioned Freedom and The Hindutva Paradigm

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is an author and columnist. Views are personal.

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