Friday, December 14, 2018

India assured three medals at the 2017 Para-Badminton Championships

Indian duo of Ruhi Satish Shingade and Raja Magotra stormed into the semi-finals at the on-going Para-Badminton Championships in the XD SS6 category to seal India's first podium finish.They got the better of Luke Missen and Kobie Jane Donovan in...

Hockey World League 2017: The Spirit of Odisha

Indians and their love for sports is an unending saga. Evidence for this statement? How many do you want? The spirit of an Indian as far as winning or participating in a sport is concerned, cannot be defined; it...

Looking back on 2017: Mary Kom’s Asian Boxing Championship win

Olympic medallist Mary Kom had a memorable year winning the Asian Women's Boxing Championships, which was also her first title since her triumph at the Asian Games in 2014. 'Magnificent Mary' is a five-time Amateur Boxing Champion and is...

Vijay Goel’s Stint as Sports Minister: Successful or Not?

On September 3rd last year, former Sports Minister, Vijay Goel was shifted to the Parliamentary Affairs Ministry. His role as the sports minister of the nation was taken over by the Athens Olympics silver medallist, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore.  Goel...

Aanchal Thakur bags First Ever International Medal in Skiing for India

India made yet another goal in the history of international sports on Tuesday. Aanchal Thakur, a Manali girl made history by winning India's first-ever international medal in skiing. The 21-year-old seized a bronze in the coveted Alpine Ejder 3200...

Saudi Arabian Women are now allowed in the football stadium

Saudi Arabia had embarked on its path of progressive evolution quite some years ago. Like the old adage, 'Slow and steady wins the race', the beautiful Arab women are seeing the fruits of this progressive evolution through their veils. Three...

20 young players awarded Reliance Foundation Scholarship

Earlier this month Reliance Foundation Youth Sports (RFYS) National Football Championship in Mumbai was concluded. RFYS declared their sports scholarship for players spreading over four categories, Junior Boys, Senior Boys, College Boys and School Girls. Five players each from Kolkata and Shillong...

The way forward for Indian Football

New Delhi, 25th January: FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 project director Joy Bhattacharjya said that the sports ministry is gradually improving and reaching up to the mark with time. "Defence ministry would spend more in four hours of working time than Sports...

Khelo India School Games: Day 8 round up

Maharashtra had an excellent outing on Day 8 of the Khelo India School Games as they are now placed at the top of the medals tally. They acquired as many as 5 Gold medals to overtake Haryana who is...

Commonwealth Games 2018: Women’s Hockey squad announced

New Delhi, 14 March 2018: Hockey India on Wednesday named the 18-member Indian Women's Hockey Team for the forthcoming Gold Coast 2018 XXI Commonwealth Games to begin on April 4. The Indian team is grouped in Pool A along with Malaysia, Wales, England and South Africa and will begin their campaign on April 5 against...