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Did You Know Hockey Is Not Our National Sport. Then What Is?

Sreejesh, Deepika win Hockey India Player of the Year Awards

Bengaluru, March 26 (IANS) Late Captain Shankar Laxman won the coveted Major Dhyan Chand Lifetime Achievement Award while goalkeeper P.R. Sreejesh and Deepika won the Dhruv Batra Player of the Year Award for Men and Women respectively at the Hockey ... Yahoo! India, 1 month ago
Times of India

Demands in Rajya Sabha to confer Bharat Ratna on Dhyan Chand

NEW DELHI: Amid demands from members in Rajya Sabha for conferring Bharat Ratna on Indian hockey icon Major Dhyan Chand, government on Wednesday said it was in agreement with the sentiments that indigenous games of the country should be given ...
 Times of India1 month ago

India's Last Great Olympic Hero Lives Quietly In Metro Vancouver

Image Courtesy: YouTube Towards the end of the illustrious career of Dhyan Chand, considered as one of the greatest field hockey players of all time, another legend-in-the-making was at the dawn of his career. Balbir Singh, one of India's most ...
 The Logical Indian1 month ago

Trucker's son Harjeet Singh brews something special forIndia

Harjeet Singh likes making chai. Kadak chai. At the national camp, when he is not plotting for the next match or tournament with the coach, the junior hockey team captain ensures he makes a good strong cuppa for rest of the players. Truckers ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago

When Salman Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan promoted SPORTS through their films!

Salman Khan's Rio Olympic controversy: Check out who said what!! Salman Khan is the new Goodwill Ambassador of Indian Rio Olympic team! Check out pics! Salman Khan Personal Photos Awww! Abram clings to father Shah Rukh Khan at airport Cricket ...
 Bollywoodlife.com2 days ago

Dipa Karmakar and her Olympic journey

Call it an unfair bias, but Ive never been much of a fan of such sports as shooting and archery. I mean, I have enormous respect for Limba Ram and Abhinav Bindra and many others like them. I have no doubt that their achievements are just rewards for ...
 MSN News US4 days ago

Hockey begins at school, says veteran

Zafar Iqbal in Patna recently. Picture by Deepak Kumar Patna, April 18: The best way to revive a game and produce quality players is to introduce it at the school and college levels, former Indian hockey captain Zafar Iqbal said on Monday. ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago

Government tells employees to get benefit of fitness scheme 'Come and Play'

NEW DELHI: Central government employees and their families can now take part in sports and fitness activities like swimming, badminton and table tennis at top facilities of SAI under the 'Come and Play' scheme. According to a DoPT order, the ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago Govt Employees, Kin to Benefit From SAI's 'Come and Play' Scheme  New Indian Express2 weeks ago 'Come and Play': Centre tells all employees  Press Trust of India2 weeks ago Come and Play: Centre tells all employees  MetroVaartha.com2 weeks ago

India's happiness slide

I grew up in a poorer India, clean smelling, emotionally abundant, and one in which we were supremely confident about our un-Googled futures. So how did we slide down the World Happiness Index to 118 (among 156 countries)? What happened? First, ...
 South Asia Monitor3 weeks ago
New Indian Express

The Games of Denial

India has better sports writers than sportsmen. We are not a sporting race. So when someone sets out to chronicle the history of Indian sport, you can be assured that there will not be any reportage of stirring conquests nor last second bursts to ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago Finally, we are talking about women in sports as sportspersons  Livemint.com1 month ago
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