Shivani Naik trots through Brummie Land in Birmingham for the Commonwealth Games. As the Brummies say, her features are “bossing” (brilliant!). As always, some incredible stories pour in from the lives of inspiring athletes doing what they do in their sport. Did you know how a Chinese born girl came to Canada to become a gold medalist? Or the hysteria surrounding Mirabai Chanu at the games. Watch the CWG drama unfold through Shivani’s eyes and wisdom by clicking here.
Meanwhile, chess magicians from all over the world have gathered in Chennai for the Chess Olympiad. From Magnus Carlsen, who walked in like a god, to R Praggnanandhaa, the hometown love, everyone is there. Also present is our very own Sandip G, which weaves poetic prose with glimpses of some amazing player life stories and tactical gameplay. He doesn’t miss a beat, so you don’t miss the meaning of a move. Please click here for Sandip G’s stories.