Jewel Raja Shaikh, the eccentric Mohun Bagan midfielder has developed and grown leaps and bounces during this current season. His absence from some of the critical matches in the AFC Challenge Cup recently, threw spotlight on his ability in the middle of the park. TheHardTackle scans his career so far and analyses his game, which we believe has a lot more to offer to the Blue Tigers.

India qualified for the knock out rounds of Asian Games for the first time since 1982. Blocking further progression is an Asian powerhouse - Japan. Will the boys be able to outwit the Blue Samurais ?

Asian Games 2010: Sensational Victory Against Singapore Ensures India Round-of-Sixteen Berth

In a do or die battle in their last group league game, The Men in Blue thrashed Singapore by 4-1 margin to ensure a berth in the knock out stage as one of the best 3rd-placed teams. TheHardTackle takes a look at Team India's performance in the group league games.

India take on Singapore and would want to register a win. A win can propel them to the next round depending on results of other groups.

India U-23 face an uphill task against defending champions Qatar in the 2nd match of Asian Games 2010.

India's Under-23 team is all set to start their Asian Games campaign. Lets take a look at the young team before the games begin.