As I sit in one of the pious get-together within Mumbai suburbs, the atmosphere completely changes. You will see flags of the team, hear chants echoing, war paint on the faces. The pre-game banter is something else, every time the opposition’s player was on the … Continue reading The Quintessential Fan
Just the other day, I was lucky enough to watch the U16 Nike Premier Cup that took place at Cooperage. Two heavy weights met in the finals i.e. Minerva Football Club hailing from Punjab and Ozone Football Club that hailed from namma Bengaluru. To a … Continue reading Is Age Really Just A Number In Football?
Sumeet Passi is born in the Yamuna district of Chandigarh. He began playing football from a young age as his father represented Railways. He was a dedicated footballer and was put through his paces at the Chandigarh Football Academy. He was later made the captain … Continue reading Sumeet “The Poacher”Passi
I am the greatest, I said that even before I knew I was. Muhammad Ali, the “Louisville Lip” iconic boxer and civil rights champion who coined himself “The Greatest” passed away in Phoenix hospital after failing to recover from respiratory complications. He was 74 young. … Continue reading Ali – The Last Round (1942-2016)
I still remember waking up my dad at 4 am to play my first inter-school match that was going to take place 10 minutes away from home. (Mind you, the scheduled time for the match was 8 am!). Fast forward to the game, we lost … Continue reading Sport at a cost!