25 April in History


In a country obsessed with cricket, talented sportspersons from other fields often find it hard to get the recognition that even very ordinary cricketers get. Some exceptions to this unfortunate trend include Viswanathan Anand in chess, Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi in tennis, P.T. Usha and Milkha Singh in athletics, Dhanraj Pillay and Dhyan Chand in hockey, and Baichung Bhutia… Read More →

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