Indian racing champ, Jehan Daruvala, scored his sixth podium of the season in the French round of the Formula 2 championship, at Le Castellet, leaving the Paul Ricard track with yet another strong points-scoring weekend. Jehan started the Sprint race on 23rd July from pole position and after a lightning start led into the first […]
Parsee Gymkhana Clinches Madhav Mantri Tournament!
. Parsee Gymkhana has repeatedly proven it is a powerhouse in the cricketing arena, clinching yet another title on 24th November 2021 – a massive win by 166 runs overpowering opponents Karnatak Sporting Association in the final of the MCA organized Madhav Mantri Centenary One Day League Tournament at the Mumbai Cricket Association’s BKC ground. […]
Defending Champs Parsee Gymkhana Retain Talim Shield Title
A Brief History: Padmakar Talim and Ramesh Donde were dear friends of Manohar N. More – all pioneers of the Public School in Dadar. On 6th October, 1947, Padmakar suffered a severe appendicitis attack and passed away. Hurt deeply by his friend’s death and wanting to keep his legacy alive, Manohar More wished to institute […]
Tête-à-tête With Adille Sumariwalla
President of the Indian Olympic Association and Executive Board Member/ Jury Member for the Track and Field Sport, at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics PT: Firstly, tell us how you’ve utilized this time through the Pandemic, which brought most activities to a screeching halt? Adille: We used this time very effectively doing numerous online courses for […]
Parsi Cricket Pioneers Of 1886 Honoured At Lord’s!
Reminiscing our rich history, Parsis were the earliest community in India to take up cricket, playing this game since 1840. The first Parsi Club – ‘The Oriental Cricket Club’ – was founded in 1848. Later, in February 1885, a group of eminent Parsis met at Bombay’s Ripon Club to discuss the setting up of a […]
Triple Honours For Parsee Gymkhana Cricket Team!
Parsee Gymkhana Wins Talim Shield Cricket Tourney: Excellent performances by pacer Siddharth Raut (3-17), all-rounder Shams Mulani’s (2-17) and 34 not out, along with PG skipper Vikrant Auti’s unbeaten 39 in 25 balls (3 fours and 3 sixes) ensured Parsee Gymkhana (PG) winning the Padmakar Talim Shield T20 Cricket Tournament final V/s Sainath Sports Club […]
Tête-à-tête With Star Cricketer – Arzan Nagwaswalla!
PT: You’ve always invested a lot in your cricket over the years and now you look to make Gujarat a powerful team. Walk us through your journey. Arzan: It’s been an amazing journey. I debuted at the age of 21 and then on, there’s been no looking back. Honestly, I wasn’t expecting to get an […]
Rohinton Mistry Stands Tall In Mumbai cricketing circuit!
Born in Mumbai, educated in Pune’s JN Petit Technical School, Rohinton Mistry started his career with Larsen and Toubro (Mumbai) as an Engineer from 1980 until his retirement, last year. His love for cricket developed during his school years. “Rather than the bat, I picked up the ball and later realized that I was quick […]
Historic Indian Maiden Formula 2 Victory For Jehan
In an immensely proud moment for Indian sport and our community, India’s F1 hope, Jehan Daruvala won the Formula 2 race at the Sakhir Grand Prix, Bahrain. A thrilling battle against F2 Champion – Mick Schumacher and Daniel Tictum saw our 22-year-old Indian racing prodigy emerge on top, in the support race of the Formula […]
Maiden F2 Podium For Jehan!
Thrilling Battle with Schumacher Indian racing star – Jehan Daruvala, who has brought great pride to the community with his national and global achievements, earned his maiden FIA Formula 2 podium at the Bahrain Grand Prix Support Race, on 28th November, 2020. The Red Bull Racing Junior is the first Indian to stand on the […]
Fourth In F2 For Jehan At Silverstone
Red Bull Racing Junior, Jehan Daruvala, finished fourth in Silverstone, UK, in the Sprint race of the FIA Formula 2, part of the British Grand Prix weekend on 2nd August, 2020. The Indian racing sensation started in twelfth and worked his way up the field after a sensational last three laps. Jehan, in his first Formula […]