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Chicken, rice and housie: TRAU’s road to I-League

Fans chipping in with sacks of rice, or providing cylinders of cooking gas for the club isn’t uncommon at Tiddim Road Athletic Union (TRAU), the 2019-20 I-League debutants. “And when we win, they will buy chicken and come over. It’s rude to refuse,” says Phulen Meitei, the Manipur club’s CEO, over phone from Imphal. “We […]

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Mor stars again as Railways hold upper hand vs UP

But more than transition, Railways appeared to be in a state of perpetual flux. Sometime back, the selection panel decided to go in for a major overhaul – slacking seniors were shown the door making way for a bevy of fresh faces from the U-23 squad. When the likes of JP Yadav, Murali Karthik, Sanjay […]