Amlan Majumdar

Senior Editor

I was a late bloomer. I was two years old when I said my first words. Foottt balll. Then mom corrected me that it's one word- FOOTBALL. I fell in love with it that very instant. Arsenal came next and then Wenger- he will be my eternal crush.....

featurefootball2 years ago

Top five goal routs in Champions League’s history

Manchester City and AS Monaco played out an 8-goal thriller on Tuesday, however, it was still a far way off from the record held by the Borussia Dortmund-Legia Warszawa game where 12 goals were scored earlier this season. Here is a list of the most high-scoring games in Champions League’s history.
Amlan Majumdar
featurecricket3 years ago

Five of the most thrilling India vs Australia Tests

Right from India’s first win over Australia almost 58 years ago in Kanpur to their win over the Aussies in Delhi back in 2013, Australia’s tour of India over the years have produced some of the most thrilling five-day matches. Here is a look at five of the best from that list.
Amlan Majumdar
featurefootball3 years ago

Five managers who can replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal

From Jorge Sampaoli to Massimiliano Allegri, here are the five managers whom Arsenal could eye as the replacement for Arsene Wenger if and when he decides to leave in the summer.
Amlan Majumdar
featurecricket3 years ago

Who Gujarat Lions need to buy at the 2017 IPL auction

Gujarat nearly made the perfect debut last season, but a couple of individual performances from AB de Villiers and David Warner stopped them in their tracks. However, they have the right base in the squad to build upon, and the addition of a couple of good spinners could make them the team to beat.
Amlan Majumdar
featurecricket3 years ago

Who Kolkata Knight Riders need to buy at the 2017 IPL auction

Kolkata Knight Riders came close to adding to their two IPL titles last season but fell short eventually. This time, they will be looking to refurbish their foreigner slots and go back to their trusted formula of spending big on all-rounders and pacers.
Amlan Majumdar
featuresports3 years ago

Biggest rivalries in sports history

An action movie is only as good at its antagonist. In a similar vein, it is the opponent and the challenges he throws that define the magnitude of a rivalry.
Amlan Majumdar
featurecricket3 years ago

What Rising Pune Supergiants need to do at the 2017 IPL auction

MS Dhoni might have passed on the baton to Virat Kohli in international cricket and can now afford to put his leg up and unwind, but he has a herculean task in hand to turn around the fortunes of Rising Pune Supergiants around in the upcoming edition of the IPL.
Amlan Majumdar
featurecricket3 years ago

India vs England | How and where India lost the first T20I today

England have followed up their win in the last ODI at the Eden Gardens with a convincing 7-wicket over the hosts in the first T20I of the series. In what was arguably England’s most polished performance on this tour, it was the English pacers who shined at Kanpur.
Amlan Majumdar
featurecricket3 years ago

The sin of being Harsha Bhogle

For someone who had fled from the clutches of his engineering degree, Harsha Bhogle has been an icon for me. Somewhere in his house lie dust-smitten certificates of his chemical engineering degree from the Osmania University and his MBA degree from IIM Ahmedabad.
Amlan Majumdar
featuretennis3 years ago

Which are the best-performing countries at each of the four Grand Slams?

The United States of America’s dominance in tennis might be on the wane, but the other nations still have a lot of catching up to do if they are to establish themselves as the new tennis superpower. We take a look at how each nation has fared in the four Grand Slams in the open era.
Amlan Majumdar