Friday, December 14, 2018

3 Indians bag top 10 finishes at Junior World Chess Championships

Three Indians finished in the top 10 of the FIDE World Junior Championships 2017 grabbing the 3rd, 4th and 7th position respectively. Tamil Nadu boy Aravindh Chithambaram won the Bronze medal at the meet, while Praggnanandhaa finished at the...

Hockey India names 18-member Indian Junior Men’s Team for Sultan of Johor Cup 2018

Hockey India on Wednesday named an 18-member Indian Junior Men’s Hockey team for the upcoming 8th Sultan of Johor Cup 2018 to be held from 6th - 13th October 2018 in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. The Indian team is scheduled to...

East Bengal and Mohun Bagan join hands to aid injured fan

The ‘beautiful game’ was a title given to Football by Brazilian Legend Pele, not only is it true but it is also the most popular game on earth and a game which brings about communal harmony and peace. A small...

Pro Wrestling League: Sushil Kumar becomes the most expensive player in history

Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar became the most expensive player in the history of the Pro Wrestling League after he was roped in by a mammoth amount of Rs. 55 lakhs by the Delhi Sultans at the auction night. Sakshi...

Positive start for Team India at BWF World Juniors

Indian shuttlers made a positive start to their campaign in the Li Ning BWF World Junior Badminton Championships 2018, which got underway at Markham (Canada), beating Sri Lanka and Kenya 3-0 in their opening two ties of the Mixed...

Hockey: India beat South Korea in fourth match of tour

Seoul (South Korea), 09 March 2018: Indian Women's Hockey Team produced a splendid all-round performance to register a well-deserved 3-1 win in the fourth match of their five-match series against higher-ranked South Korea here at the Jinchun National Athletic Centre on...

Commonwealth Games 2018: IOA continues to struggle with participants’ visas

With ten days left for the Commonwealth Games in India, it would seem that it is but natural that the Indian Contingent across disciplines to have reached the Gold Coast Venue by now. Far from that being the case,...

Sports Ministry sets up committee to put an end to rising doping issues

The one constant threat that federations over the years have tried to fight off is the one pertaining to doping. The cases of players getting lured towards drugs before crucial matches out of mixed emotions has been one too...

Sports Ministry assists veteran archer Ram Limba with Rs. 5 lakhs

In a positive move by the Sports Ministry, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathod has sanctioned a financial assistance of rupees 5 lakhs to archer Limba Ram who is suffering from neurodegenerative disease. The Padme Shree Awardee is currently undergoing treatment in...

Women’s Boxing World C’ship In Numbers: Manisha Moun

Twenty-one year old Manisha Moun, who is making her debut in the ongoing AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships at the KD Jhadav Hall, is confident of a positive start against the 36-year-old Christina Cruz of the US in the preliminary round of...