Category Archives: Passion

Enlightenment in the Uber Lane

Everyone has a Uber story, here is mine 🙂 ! Couple of days back I was en-route to the Bay Area from Dallas to visit my sister’s family and my parents for a summer vacation recharge. As my Uber ride … Continue reading

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Match Tiebreaker – is it a roll of the dice ?

Results of a quick & dirty survey that I had run a while back with my hardcore tennis friends in my tennis/social network. In my opinion, the answer to the match tiebreaker as with any facet of a tennis match … Continue reading

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A Role Model for every Athlete

A billion people needed good stories around them to forget themselves … In a place where poverty prevents any system to prevail, he gave hope, something to look forward to and a prism through which the country could be visualized. – ‘SACHIN: … Continue reading

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Leadership Lessons from Captain Cool

“When I die, the last thing I want to see is the six that Dhoni hit in the 2011 world cup final.” – Sunil Gavaskar In 2011, “Dhoni finishes off in style. India lift the World Cup after 28 years” . … Continue reading

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Tennis Congress

An idea sprouts. What all events led upto it, why this point in time, what sparks it to take root and burgeon and take a certain form is as enigmatic as the dawn & rise of life. Life is an … Continue reading

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Learning the ropes of captaining a USTA League Team

It was a hot afternoon in July, the climax of the 2015 USTA Spring/Summer League. Our team had done well in the regular season to qualify for the Qualifying Tournament(QT) for the City Championship. With the conclusion of the games today, all … Continue reading

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Chemistry – you either have it or you don’t!

Based on my observations of tennis doubles pairs that have had and are having success, a common underlying theme is the mysterious “Chemistry” – you either have it or you don’t! This is the mysterious ingredient that, fuels the anticipation … Continue reading

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