South African Olympian Gregg Clark has been appointed as the new analytical coach of the Indian men’s hockey team till the Tokyo Olympic Games, Hockey India announced today. Clark, who will join the national camp this month, had coached the Indian junior men’s team in 2013-2014 when it won the Sultan of Johor Cup and also participated at the 2013 FIH Junior World Cup in New Delhi. He was associated with the Canadian men’s team as assistant coach between 2017 and 2020.
Mumbai City breeze past Bengaluru with clinical win
Mumbai City FC extended their unbeaten run in the Indian Super League season with a comfortable 3-1 win over Bengaluru FC here today. Mumbai also climbed to the top, two points above ATK Mohun Bagan.
Djokovic, Nadal set to return for 2nd ATP Cup in Australia
ATP Cup champion Novak Djokovic and runner-up Rafael Nadal are set to return for the season-opening men’s team tennis event starting February 1, but the US will be missing.
Peterhansel retains Dakar lead as Al-Attiyah closes gap
Stephane Peterhansel retained his Dakar Rally lead in the car category after today’s third stage as Qatari Nasser Al-Attiyah closed the gap to five minutes in the Saudi Arabian desert dunes and canyons. Al-Attiyah, a triple champion, took his third stage win after leading the way in Saturday’s prologue and then clawing back time on Monday after losing 12 minutes on Sunday. — Agencies