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Record-High Afghan Opium Harvest Ahead of NATO Withdrawal
November 16, 2013
Record-High Afghan Opium Harvest Ahead of NATO Withdrawal
Some South Asia links and reading ahead of the weekend.
Record-High Afghan Opium Harvest Ahead of NATO Withdrawal
Top Ten Most Popular Asian Athletes
November 14, 2013
Top Ten Most Popular Asian Athletes
The Diplomat’s Samuel Chi ranks Asia’s best sportsmen and women.
Top Ten Most Popular Asian Athletes
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October 31, 2013
A "God" Retires in India
India’s greatest cricketer, Sachin Tendulkar, announced his retirement from professional cricket this month.
A "God" Retires in India
Indian Premier League 6 Kicks Off, Ricky Ponting Returns
April 03, 2013
Indian Premier League 6 Kicks Off, Ricky Ponting Returns
With the start of Indian Premier League 6, it remains to be seen if the hype can be maintained.
Indian Premier League 6 Kicks Off, Ricky Ponting Returns
January 03, 2013
2013: A Big Year for Asia-Pacific Sports
The coming year should provide some amazing moments in soccer, boxing, tennis and more.
2013: A Big Year for Asia-Pacific Sports
Is Father Time Catching up to Sachin Tendulkar?
September 05, 2012
Is Father Time Catching up to Sachin Tendulkar?
With calls for his retirement mounting, Sachin Tendulkar may soon have a difficult decision to make.
Is Father Time Catching up to Sachin Tendulkar?
Asia Stars Cashing In
June 20, 2012
Asia Stars Cashing In
A look at Forbes’ latest list of highest paid sports stars reflects Asia’s growing global presence.
Asia Stars Cashing In
Bangladesh Eyes More Tests
April 11, 2012
Bangladesh Eyes More Tests
Bangladesh has made some big strides since becoming a test cricket playing nation. But it needs more matches.
Bangladesh Eyes More Tests
Should Tendulkar Drop ODIs?
March 19, 2012
Should Tendulkar Drop ODIs?
Sachin Tendulkar has scored his 100th international century. But it’s time for him to retire from one day games.
Should Tendulkar Drop ODIs?
Fixing Cricket in India
January 31, 2012
Fixing Cricket in India
With a humiliating whitewash behind it, India’s cricket team now needs to get to the root of its problems.
Fixing Cricket in India
Indian Cricket in Trouble
January 07, 2012
Indian Cricket in Trouble
Another humiliating defeat for India’s cricket team in Australia raises big questions about the domestic game.
Indian Cricket in Trouble
Can Australia Get Back on Top?
January 02, 2012
Can Australia Get Back on Top?
Last year was a mixed one for the Australian and Indian cricket teams. What does 2012 hold in store?
Can Australia Get Back on Top?
Why India Flopped Again
December 30, 2011
Why India Flopped Again
A loss to Australia again underscores the problems the Indian cricket team has playing on quicker wickets.
Why India Flopped Again
Is Tendulkar a National Hero?
December 23, 2011
Is Tendulkar a National Hero?
Does Sachin Tendulkar deserve to receive India’s top civilian honor? The debate says much about the country.
Is Tendulkar a National Hero?
Tendulkar on the Edge
December 09, 2011
Tendulkar on the Edge
Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar is on the verge of a historic 100th international hundred. A nation waits with bated breath.
Tendulkar on the Edge
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