Having started his Olympic journey in Sydney back in 2000, the 37-year-old shooter qualified in three Olympic finals including his golden journey of Beijing in 2008 (Athens being the other one) in his pet 10m air rifle, while he missed out in Sydney and London. … [Read more...] about 12 years ago today: When Bindra clinched Olympic gold!
This meant that instead of meeting for strolls in parks and open squares, she and her colleagues met time and again at cafes and each other's homes, where their repeated visits allowed landlords to confirm their identities with police. … [Read more...] about My mother, the Soviet spy
Golf came just about as easily to him as the love-all game. In fact, Bradman taught himself the skills of cricket by hitting a golf ball. He would middle everything, just like when he wielded the willow, a satisfying, clean ping to each shot. But the willow game being his first love, he had to choose among cricket, tennis and golf before it was too late. Of course, the loss of tennis and golf was cricket's massive gain. … [Read more...] about To Sir Don, with love
Broad had just hooked a couple of Aaron bouncers for sixes, but trying to make it three in a row, he failed to connect with the ball lodging between the peak of his helmet and the grille. … [Read more...] about Bravehearts who battled injury to fight it out in the middle
While the number of deaths attributed to the virus were at an all time high, daily new infections has been in decline since the move from stage 3 to stage 4 restrictions in the capital city of Melbourne on Aug. 2. … [Read more...] about Aussie state of Victoria records another 21 deaths, 410 new COVID-19 infections