Sunil Chhetri(Search results - 43)
OTHER SPORTSAug 3, 2021, 10:09 AM IST
10 facts about India's football icon Sunil Chhetri
On football icon Sunil Chhetri's 37th birthday, we take a look at 10 must-know facts about the most prolific goal scorer in the history of the Indian football.
SportsJun 29, 2021, 1:58 PM IST
Lionel Messi overtakes Sunil Chhetri yet again, here's how
Argentine superstar Lionel Messi is undoubtedly one of the greatest footballers ever. He holds goal-scoring records at the club and international level while battling Indian legend Sunil Chhetri, as the Argentine has surpassed him again. Here's how.
ISLJun 21, 2021, 5:15 PM IST
Sunil Chhetri signs two-year contract extension with Bengaluru FC
Sunil Chhetri is an Indian striker and is the nation’s highest goal-scorer. He has been playing for Bengaluru FC in the Indian Super League since 2013 and won the title on an occasion. Recently, he signed a two-year extension.
SportsJun 19, 2021, 9:30 AM IST
From Sachin Tendulkar to Sunil Chhetri: Indian sportsmen shocked by Milkha Singh's demise
Milkha Singh inspired millions and touched millions more in his lifetime. An athlete par excellence, the legendary sprinter's death has left many with lasting memories.
SportsJun 8, 2021, 11:01 AM IST
Sunil Chhetri surpasses Lionel Messi, hands India crucial win in FIFA World Cup qualifiers
Sunil Chhetri is a legendary Indian footballer and is currently the nation's highest goal-scorer. He is leading the side in the ongoing FIFA World Cup qualifiers, where he helped India earn a vital win over Bangladesh while he toppled Lionel Messi through his brace.
ISLFeb 26, 2021, 11:41 AM IST
ISL 2020-21: Sunil Chhetri hails Bengaluru FC young boys following season-ending loss to Jamshedpur FC
With this loss, Bengaluru FC has finished at the seventh of the 2020-21 Indian Super League table, while Jamshedpur FC finishes a spot above, on sixth. While Bengaluru is a former champion, Jamshedpur has never won the title to date, debuting in 2017-18.
ISLFeb 16, 2021, 10:15 AM IST
ISL 2020-21: Cleiton Silva, Sunil Chhetri brace helps Bengaluru FC topple Mumbai City FC
This was Bengaluru FC's fifth win of the 2020-21 Indian Super League, as with seven draws and six losses each, it has risen to the sixth place. Mumbai City FC suffered its third loss of the season, while with ten wins and fours draws, it stays in the second place.
ISLFeb 6, 2021, 10:45 AM IST
ISL 2020-21: Sunil Chhetri satisfied with Bengaluru FC earning a point against Chennaiyin FC
With this draw, Bengaluru FC stays on the sixth, while Chennaiyin FC remains on the eighth. Both the teams have been playing the tournament since 2014 and are former champions, while the latter is a two-time champion. Both are still in contention for playoffs.
ISLJan 21, 2021, 10:52 AM IST
ISL 2020-21: Sunil Chhetri rues poor defence as Bengaluru FC extends winless streak to 6 matches
The loss had compelled Bengaluru FC to stay in the seventh spot, while Kerala Blasters FC has risen to the ninth place with the win. Both teams are the veterans in the Indian Super League, with Bengaluru being a former champion, while Blasters is yet in the search for its maiden title.
ISLDec 20, 2020, 6:22 PM IST
ISL 2020-21: ATK Mohun Bagan head coach Antonio Lopez Habas hails Bengaluru FC's Sunil Chhetri
ATK Mohun Bagan is the so-called defending champion of the Indian Super League, with ATK winning the title last season, before being merged with Mohun Bagan this term. Meanwhile, Bengaluru FC has won the title on an occasion, in 2018-19.
ISLDec 18, 2020, 10:47 AM IST
ISL 2020-21: Sunil Chhetri and Cleiton Silva hand Bengaluru FC much-needed win over Odisha FC
This was Bengaluru FC's third win of the season in six matches, along with six draws, as they have risen to the third spot in the table. As for Odisha FC, they suffered their fifth loss of the season, along with a draw, as they stay at the 10th spot.
IndiaAug 3, 2020, 12:21 PM IST
Happy Birthday Sunil Chhetri: Revisiting 5 memorable moments
There’s no doubt that Sunil Chhetri is the greatest Indian football player of this generation. Popularly known as Captain Fantastic, he is both the most-capped player and all-time top goalscorer for the Indian national team, with 72 goals in 115 appearances. This feat helped him surpass Argentine superstar Lionel Messi to become 2nd highest active goal scorer; just behind Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo. Today as Sunil Chhetri, who’s also the captain of ISL team Bengaluru FC, turns 36, we take a look at five memorable moments from his stint with the national team.
CRICKETMay 20, 2020, 12:40 PM IST
Watch: Virat Kohli speaks on his ‘only weakness in life’
What is Virat Kohli's 'only weakness in life'? Find out how Indian captain reveals it during a live chat session on Instagram with Sunil Chhetri
CRICKETMay 18, 2020, 5:27 PM IST
Virat Kohli: Shane Warne made me look ‘stupid’ in IPL 2009
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli has revealed how tough it was to bat against Shane Warne in IPL 2009. He made me look 'stupid', said the India captain
CRICKETMay 18, 2020, 11:07 AM IST
Virat Kohli reveals his honest father refused to pay bribe for his selection in Delhi team
Virat Kohli has spoken about his late father Prem Kohli. The Indian captain said he was honest and showed him the way. He also recalled an incident where his father refused to pay bribe to get him selected in the Delhi state team