Tuesday, January 22, 2019

NBA to host second NBA Academy India Women’s Program

 The National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced that The NBA Academy India will host the second The NBA Academy India Women’s Program from January 22-25, 2019.  24 female prospects ages 17 and under from throughout India will participate in the camp 1996...

In a world without match-fixing, online betting is healthy

The time to herald in the new year has come, and it brings with it joyous tidings on the sporting front as eminent Congress leader and Minister of Parliament from Thiruvananthapuram, Shashi Tharoor took the initiative to introduce a...

Future of Indian coaches lies in the hand of Harendra Singh

It took India nearly 10 years to see an Indian coach take the reins of the men's senior national hockey team. Since August 2009, India has only seen foreign coaches starting with Jose Brasa and ending with Sjoerd Marijne. Harendra Singh swapped places...

India’s heartbreak 2.0 caused by absolutely ‘mindless cricket’

When India met England in the semi-final of the World T20I, they were looking to make amends for Lord’s 2017 – where they were knocked out by the same team in the ODI World Cup final. The match was played at 5.30 AM as per...

Indian Men’s Hockey Team beat Oman to start Asian Champions Trophy 2018

Defending Champions India began their title defence at the 5th Men's Hero Asian Champions Trophy 2018 with a convincing 11-0 victory in their first round-robin match here on Thursday. India's forwards were in prime form in their opening match as striker Dilpreet...

Gatorade welcomes Neeraj Chopra after Asian Games success

Gatorade, the World’s No. 1 sports drink, welcomed its brand ambassador and javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra back after his historic gold medal at the recently concluded Asian Games.  Speaking on his association with Gatorade, Neeraj said, “This entire season has been...

New transfers for Real

Tomorrow will see the announcement of the UEFA decision regarding the situation with violation of fair play rules by PSG. The decision on the financial trial is highly expected by representatives of Real. Thus, depending on the conclusion concerning...

Update: Volleyball Federation confirms no player will be suspended; satisfied with Asian Games performance.

Update: With respect to the article published on September 1, 2018, The Bridge reached out to Mr. Ramavtar Singh Jakhar, General Secretary of Volleyball Federation of India, who has strongly denied the rumors. In addition to that, he has promised that...

Joshna Chinappa: The helmsman of Indian squash

In such dire situations where little focus is paid to sports like badminton, table tennis or squash except during the occasional multi-sporting events, it was incredibly necessary for a person to step up from each of these sports and...

No second Asiad Gold for Vikas Krishan as eye injury rules him out of competition

There will not be a repeat of 2010 for Vikas Krishan, as he has withdrawn from the Boxing competition at the 18th Asian Games. Krishan, who has previously won the Gold medal Eight years ago in Guangzhou, will end this...