Thursday, January 17, 2019

Surge in World Ranking is big motivation, says Indian Men’s Hockey Team Skipper PR Sreejesh

Following their stupendous Silver-Medal performance at the recently-held FIH Men's Hockey Champions Trophy 2018 in Breda, the Netherlands, the Indian Men's Hockey Team have surged ahead in Men's FIH Hero World Ranking from World No.6 to fifth place. The...

India ending medal droughts one event at a time at Asiad 2018

It has been a memorable day for India at the 2018 Jakarta Asian Games with a lot of landmarks achieved by the athletes, especially in areas where we least expected. As far as the medals are concerned, youngsters like...

Dear daughter, always keep on challenging yourself | By PV Ramana

Dear daughter Being a sportsperson has taught me a lot. But the most important thing I want to tell you and every other young athlete is that never stop enjoying your game. The minute you do, there will be no...

Asian Games 2018 Day 4 India LIVE Updates and News:Rahi Sarnobat Wins GOLD

Please refresh for updates. Shooting RAHI WINS GOLD. The second shoot off yields a GOLD for Rahi. Wonderful wonderful thriller. Another shoot-off as the first shootout yields nothing. Rahi back on top. Both tied on 34. On for a shootout. ...

Manoj Kumar banks on rich experience to land gold-winning punch in Asiad

It’s not often that you see a 30-plus boxer competing in the international amateur boxing circuit, especially in a country like India, where boxers above the age of 28 or thereabouts are considered to have passed their prime. Manoj Kumar is...

Sports Minister Rathore saves the day after IOA had asked non-affiliate sports to pay for their own uniform

For the Asian Games, Eighty-three athletes were asked to pay from their own pockets for their opening and closing ceremony uniform, as well as, competition kits.  It seems like the Indian Olympic Association cannot seem to stay away. In a...

Dutee Chand, Sudha Singh qualify for 2018 Asian Games

As the National Inter State Athletic Championships entered the third day yesterday, the results spoke of India's chances at the Asian Games, giving us better insight as to how Indian athletes can shine at the Asiad this year yet...

The meteoric rise of Saurabh Chaudhury

What were you people doing at the age of 16? Maybe confused in selecting a career for yourself, attending coaching classes for engineering and medical entrance exams, or just thinking that things will happen on their own. Well, there are...

I have been cheated by the Federation | Aparna Balan

I think I speak for everybody in the competitive circuit when I say that, as players, we care a lot more about medals and India doing well in major international competitions. As people who are an active part of...

Taekwondo players fight legal battle after Asian Games snub

The Indian scenario in the field of Taekwondo has taken a nasty turn ever since the Taekwondo Federation of India (TFI) went ahead selecting the players for the upcoming Jakarta Asian Games without any formal selection trial being held. This...