The 'Dear Me' series of letters first appeared in Hindustan Times in 2017. These columns, penned by India's top sporting icons, were published with the intent to inspire a young generation of struggling sportspersons, to serve as the light at the end of the tunnel for them.
India's biggest sports stars share their secrets for finding greatness
From Anju Bobby George's unexpected gold medal at the World Athletics Final in Monaco to Abhinav Bindra's Olympic gold in Beijing, India's sportspersons have constantly proved that they stand shoulder to shoulder with the world's best. However, as easy as they might make it look, their success is the result of years of struggle, focused training and relentless hard work to overcome several challenges. Dear Me is a collection of letters from some of the most-celebrated names in sports-Milkha Singh, Vishwanathan Anand, Bhaichung Bhutia and many more-who write to their younger selves and remember the moments that changed their lives. An uplifting reminder that dreams do come true, this book allows you to be inspired by their extraordinary stories.