Saturday, August 18, 2018

EFI selectors to meet soon to finalise the teams to go for Asian Games

The Equestrian Federation of India (EFI) has decided to reconvene its selection committee meeting in New Delhi, this week to finalise the teams which will be competing in the Asian Games in Jakarta in August, 2018. A day after the...

Pakistan denied visa to participate in World Junior Squash Championship in Chennai

In a highly controversial move, the Indian High Commission in Pakistan has decided not to grant visas to former world champions Pakistan to come and participate in the World Junior Squash Championship. The Championship is expected to take place...

Kabaddi Masters: India Grabs Herself The Semi-Final Spot

On Monday, India grabbed herself the semi-final spot, thrashing arch-rivals Pakistan 41-17 in Group A match of the Kabaddi Masters at the Al Wasl Sports Club, Dubai. With this victory too in hands, this would be India’s third consecutive...

Swapan Sadhan Bose elected as President of Mohun Bagan after chaos at club ground

Kolkata giants’ Mohun Bagan and the top officials there forcefully elect stalwart Swapan Sadhan Bose as its President after a series of unfortunate events occurred at the club ground a few moments before the start of their Annual General...

Water sports banned in Uttarakhand till state government enacts suitable legislation

In an attempt to safeguard both the environment and the athletes involved in the sports, the Uttarakhand High Court has banned paragliding, river rafting and other water sports until the administration enforces a policy regarding the matter. The decision...

Bangladesh Creates History – The New Women’s Asia Cup Champion!

History of Women’s Cricket got re-written today with Bangladesh beating the six-time Asia Cup Champion India by just 3 wickets to grab the Asia Cup Trophy today. So, Bangladesh became the first ever to nation to win the Women’s...

Taekwondo: The latest entrant in the selection hijack circle for the Asian Games

Hardly over two months to go for the Asian Games and the barricades and poised issues around various sports federations are being dusted and new issues are flaring up. So now, following gymnastics and equestrian, Taekwondo has entered the...

Sports Ministry doubles the pension amount for medal winners at mega events

The Sports Ministry of India has increased the amount of pension of an Olympic medallist to Rs. 20000 which was previously half of it. The decision was taken by the authority after a revision of its pension policy. Not...

Rohit Sharma creates a hallmark Indian point in the history of American Major League Baseball!

Finally in news is the first Indian cricketer ever who threw the ceremonial 'first pitch' during the baseball match in the United States of America. It is none other than the Mumbai Indians captain, Rohit Sharma. The Mumbai Indians Captain...

Sports Ministry wants foreign coaches to train Indians as part of their duty

The Indian Sports Ministry is certainly trying to make things work correctly as they have realised that the foreign coaches are lacking to perform their duties. On papers, they are expected to train Indian coaches as part of their...