The signs are not great for Team Pakistan

The signs are not great for Team Pakistan By G Rajaraman Some things don’t change at all. The squabbling in the Pakistan team continues unabated. Shoaib Akhtar carries another niggle and heads home but speaks of how he ploughed a lonely furrow for Pakistan in Australia – and he was …

Victory and defeat: Never absolute

A few months after I first hit a celluloid ball as a pre-teen, I believed I was ready for tournament play and entered a day-long table tennis event at the YMCA in Hyderabad. I drew a bye in the first round and, for some reason, my second round opponent did …