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Can The Glory Of Another Olympic Hockey Gold Bless A Country Hungry For Inspiration?

India, a country as diverse and beautiful as any on planet earth has been brutally marred by plenty of ills that have plagued its 1.4 billion people recently. The rising fuel prices, the soaring inflation or more so the virus…

A Shining Beacon Of Light Like No Other. I Salute You My Beloved Indian Hockey!

Long before India was even a force in cricket, let alone a force to be reckoned with, another Indian team was making our beautiful nation proud. Yes, in 1928 when India was still marginalised under the colonial rule, a team…

Security and Criticism – Two Opposite Doors That Can Either Make You or Break You

We all would be well versed with members of our family or our peers telling us to keep doors that are opposite to each other, simultaneously open on a hot sultry day to aid good cross ventilation. A favourable way…

The Greatest Spectacle in Sports Entertainment Is Here. Are You Ready for WrestleMania 37?

April 10th and 11th will mark that time of the year when World Wrestling Entertainment superstars will transcend into immortality courtesy of the one moment that defines their career. Yes, that moment is called the WrestleMania Moment which each and every WWE…

Welcome to The Greatest 30 Superstar Spectacle Where Immortality Beckons

Welcome to The Royal Rumble. Yes, it’s that time of the year again when 30 men and 30 women will compete in a battle royal to achieve immortality at The Grandest Stage of Wrestling, Wrestle Mania. The occasion that marks the…

An Ode To The Beer Drinking, Hell Raising, Ass Whooping Rattlesnake – Stone Cold Steve Austin

After conquering WWE legend Jake the Snake Roberts in the finals of the King of the Ring tournament in 1996, a new era began for a man whose claim to fame in the World Wrestling Entertainment would start this very…

34th Annual Survivor Series – An occasion to commemorate 30 years of the Undertaker

Sunday, 22nd November 2020, will be a day that will forever be remembered in World Wrestling Entertainment history. Yesterday the world witnessed the 34th Annual Survivor Series, the one night of the year where wrestlers from the top 2 brands…

Remembering Kumar Pallana – The Indian Who Made The World Laugh Without Much Ado

Laughter is the best medicine! Am sure all of us have heard this saying either by our doctors or our compadres or even our family. Still, with our sedentary lifestyle, we are more than happy consuming the other form of…

Adam Sandler – The Entertainer Who Always Tickled My Funny Bone

I was barely 10 when I saw Adam Richard Sandler for the first time in the movie Billy Madison, where this guy with a head shaped like an egg, play the role of a spoilt 27-year-old heir to Madison Hotels, a…

Long Live the Revered King of Wrestling – Vince McMahon

If World Wrestling Entertainment was a kingdom, Vincent Kennedy McMahon would surely have to be the kingdom’s long-serving, revered king. The CEO and Chairman of WWE has kept this wrestling stable, which I may add, is the biggest in the…

Roman Reigns: A Conqueror Inside and Outside the Ring

Battles are something we are faced with constantly in everything we do. Battle in a job, battle in life to earn a decent living, a battle on the field for a sportsman, a battle for a military man albeit on…

There’s Only one Heartbreak Kid: Shawn Michaels, a Legend Like no Other

As one would know professional wrestling is about strength, agility, in-ring performance, stamina and appeal. Well, add good looks and here you have the perfect recipe of not only a wrestler but a good-looking wrestler, a lady killer, the envy…

Honouring A Man Who Stood for Solidarity: Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela

‘No one is born hating another person because of the colour of his skin or his background or his religion.’ Heard this quote before? Well, its by none other than the great Nelson Mandela fondly called Madiba by his fellow…

An Ode to the Most Resilient South African Cricketer: Francois du Plessis

When I think of the iconic British intelligence agent James Bond, a person in the cricketing fraternity who reminds me of this great character is the ex-Protea captain, Francois du Plessis aka Faf du Plessis. A chiselled physique & good…

An Ode to The Excellence of Execution – Bret ‘The Hitman’ Hart

The event was Wrestle Mania X. The venue was one of the most famous arenas in the world, Madison Square Garden, New York. The Main Event saw Bret ‘The Hitman’ Hart battle the 500-pound Yokozuna for the coveted World Heavyweight Championship. Yokozuna defeated…

The Legend of The Undertaker Will Never Rest in Peace

In professional wrestling, there is a character and a man behind that character. Every character is either a face (good guy) or a heel (bad guy) and the battles between them are adrenalin pumping and legendary for fans across the…