Energy, Speed, Goals: If Klopp unlocks his potential, Darwin Nunez can provide cutting edge to Liverpool’s frontline

On paper, Liverpool’s quarterfinal assignment in last season’s UEFA Champions League was considered relatively straightforward, despite the Reds facing Benfica who had eliminated Ajax in the Round of 16 and thrown Barcelona into the Europa League in the group stage. After a dominant away display in the first leg, Liverpool’s progress was not hampered by … Read more

Umran Malik & Zaman Khan: Two pacers defining the speed rush on either side of India – Pakistan border

One of which goes like this. Far away from the country’s cricketing hub, a young boy develops a junoon for fast bowling. His family, uninitiated to the world of cricketing riches, discourages him. The love is obsessive, he doesn’t drop the ball. Spotted by a local coach, the young tearaway is fast-tracked from his club … Read more

New badminton star from Gopichand’s academy: Rajawat combines speed with wisdom to get fast tracked

Priyanshu Rajawat played the men’s singles ‘final’ of badminton’s selection trials on Wednesday, trying to reverse a loss against Kiran George from last month, and more crucially, spurred by the immense looming shadow of the country’s brightest new star, Lakshya Sen. “There is a lot of pressure to win big matches on the new generation, … Read more