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by rajitghosh
Tue Apr 09, 2024 10:34 am
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: Roland Garros Claycourt Run-Up Tournaments 2024
Replies: 280
Views: 3265

Re: Roland Garros Claycourt Run-Up Tournaments 2024

atula wrote: Tue Apr 09, 2024 9:04 am I can't tell About Rankings, but I know One Instance, where in Fame & Money was Achieved Overnight..Anyone for the guess.??.& that person was ranked outside 100 & he was an Indian..//
Leander at the Olympics
by rajitghosh
Tue Apr 09, 2024 6:48 am
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: Roland Garros Claycourt Run-Up Tournaments 2024
Replies: 280
Views: 3265

Re: Roland Garros Claycourt Run-Up Tournaments 2024

I didn't realise Leander was in the top 100 only for 36 weeks. Always thought it was more.
by rajitghosh
Tue Apr 09, 2024 5:44 am
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: Roland Garros Claycourt Run-Up Tournaments 2024
Replies: 280
Views: 3265

Re: Roland Garros Claycourt Run-Up Tournaments 2024

There have been great days when our heroes defeated people. But, I can't remember back to back three top-65 wins. When was the last time? Well, in *modern* and *human* history, of course. Last time was way back in Indian Wells 2011 by Somdev- Mannarino, Baghdatis and Malisse before going down to Na...
by rajitghosh
Tue Apr 09, 2024 5:40 am
Forum: General Tennis Discussion
Topic: What tips and techniques would you offer to a beginner player?
Replies: 11
Views: 1038

Re: What tips and techniques would you offer to a beginner player?

Is it better to use a 16x19 racket or an 18x20 racket? Any recommendations for either of these? I use a Babolat Pure Strike 18x20 racket. While I love it I find it a little heavy.
by rajitghosh
Fri Apr 05, 2024 3:23 am
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: Indian Badminton Thread ...
Replies: 3300
Views: 437016

Re: Indian Badminton Thread ...

The selectors have named young stars Anmol Khrab, Ashmita Chaliha, and Tanvi Sharma who were part of the gold medal-winning team at the Badminton Asia Team Championships this year. Excited to see Anmol and Tanvi, would have liked to see Unnati as well. Yes but we don't have a good doubles pair. SO ...
by rajitghosh
Fri Apr 05, 2024 3:19 am
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: Indian Badminton Thread ...
Replies: 3300
Views: 437016

Re: Indian Badminton Thread ...

In the meantime SatChi have withdrawn from the Asian Championship. Apparently Satwik has a shoulder injury. Hope it is not serious. WOuld like to see them do well in the Thomas Cup and Olympics.
by rajitghosh
Thu Apr 04, 2024 5:15 pm
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: Indian Badminton Thread ...
Replies: 3300
Views: 437016

Re: Indian Badminton Thread ...

India fields a super strong team for the Thomas Cup and a 2nd string team for Uber Cup with Sindhu and both the doubles pairs not going.
by rajitghosh
Mon Apr 01, 2024 4:09 pm
Forum: Other Sports/Olympics
Topic: Paris Olympics 2024
Replies: 104
Views: 3072

Re: Paris Olympics 2024

Mirabai has qualified for the Olympics
https://thebridge.in/amp/paris-2024/mir ... pics-46718
by rajitghosh
Thu Mar 28, 2024 1:18 pm
Forum: Tennis Player Forums
Topic: [Tennis] Misc. Results for Indians abroad...
Replies: 3629
Views: 715292

Re: [Tennis] Misc. Results for Indians abroad...

Thankfully Iranians do not play tennis nowadays
by rajitghosh
Wed Mar 27, 2024 3:49 am
Forum: The Badminton Forum
Topic: BWF tournaments Mar 2024
Replies: 70
Views: 2476

Re: BWF tournaments Mar 2024

I think GayaTree need to take a step back and see what is going wrong with them. It would be a shame if they struggle like this. Not sure if Matthias Boe coaches them.
by rajitghosh
Tue Mar 26, 2024 4:02 pm
Forum: General Football Discussion
Topic: Football: Indian National Team news ...
Replies: 2030
Views: 303733

Re: Football: Indian National Team news ...

The ISL is not adding any value. We need a serious re-think whether to continue with it
by rajitghosh
Tue Mar 19, 2024 3:23 am
Forum: The TableTennis Forum
Topic: WTT/WTT Youth Contender events
Replies: 204
Views: 6368

Re: WTT/WTT Youth Contender events

Was this a Grand Slam type of event that it made such a huge difference in ranking?
by rajitghosh
Tue Mar 12, 2024 4:41 am
Forum: The Cricket Forum
Topic: England in India 2024-25 : The Pataudi Trophy
Replies: 541
Views: 8044

Re: England in India 2024-25 : The Pataudi Trophy

He didn't go to WI in 71. Krishnamurthy kept wickets. Rusi Jeejibhoy was rhe 2nd keeper
by rajitghosh
Mon Mar 11, 2024 9:57 am
Forum: The Cricket Forum
Topic: England in India 2024-25 : The Pataudi Trophy
Replies: 541
Views: 8044

Re: England in India 2024-25 : The Pataudi Trophy

Mankad played in an era when Indians couldn't field. So he got far fewer wickets than he should have as catches would be dropped. He batted without protective equipment and on uncovered pitches.