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Roadmap for Development of Sports

Roadmap for developing the sports in the country is guided by twin objectives of National Sports Policy 2001 viz., broad-basing of sports and promotion of excellence in sports. Khelo India Scheme, launched in 2017, aims at infusing sports culture and achieving sporting excellence in the country through its 12 verticals ... Read More »

Zinc Football Grabs ‘Best Grassroots Football Project Of The Year’ Award

Udaipur : Hindustan Zinc Limited’s initiative Zinc Football was awarded as the ‘Best Grassroots Football Project of the Year’ at the inaugural Football Delhi Awards Night. Held at a glittering ceremony in the capital, the awards recognized Zinc Football’s efforts towards promoting grassroots football and building an ecosystem around the sport. ... Read More »

Zinc Football awarded Best Grassroots Football Programme of the Year

Zinc Football was awarded as the ‘Best Grassroots Football Programme of the Year’ at the glittering Football Delhi Awards Night which was held on 9th December 2019. The award, given by Mr. Kushal Das – General Secretary of All India Football Federation in presence of Mr. Shaji Prabhakaran – President, Football ... Read More »

IPL 2020 : Yuvraj Singh to not feature for any franchisee

One of the most destructive Indian batsmen ever, Yuvraj Singh has decided not to feature in IPL anymore. After being released by Mumbai Indians, Yuvraj Singh will not be putting his name into auctions, when the franchises get onto the table to pick their squad on 19th December in Kolkata. ... Read More »

IPL 2020 : Steve Smith to remain Rajasthan Royals captain

With the complete release and retain lists now out, the franchises have started to frame their strategies for the upcoming season including the probable names that they will be targeting in the upcoming IPL 2020 auctions. One such development, which became official yesterday comes from our very own, Rajasthan Royals. ... Read More »

63rd National Shotgun Shooting Championship kicks off in New Delhi

The 63rd National Shotgun Shooting Championship Competitions 2019 began in New Delhi today. The Women’s Trap qualification kicked off the competition at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range. The women’s events have seen 71 entries across the senior and junior categories. The Women’s Trap finals are scheduled for tomorrow. This ... Read More »

Badminton: Sourabh Verma enters main draw of Hong Kong Open

In Badminton, Indian shuttler Sourabh Verma entered the men’s singles main draw of the Hong Kong Open after clinching straight-game wins in his two qualifying clashes today. Sourabh first defeated Thailand’s Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk before getting the better of Lucas Claerbout of France 21-19, 21-19 in the final qualifying round. Other ... Read More »

#T20: Indian bowlers restrict Bangladesh to 153-6

Put into bat, Bangladesh could not capitalize on a good start as Chahal’s (2-28) double breakthrough in the 13th over pegged the visitors back. A quick-fire 30 off 21 balls by skipper Mahmudullah Riyad helped them cross the 150-mark. Openers Liton Das (29 off 21 balls, 4×4) and Mohammad Naim ... Read More »

CAB felicitates new BCCI president Sourav Ganguly

The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) felicitated the newly- appointed President of Board of Control for Cricket in India Sourav Ganguly in Kolkata on Friday. Sourav, who is also the President of CAB was presented a Silver Plaque and other mementos on the occasion. Prominent sports personalities including Mohammad Azharuddin, ... Read More »

Karnataka crowned Vijay Hazare Trophy 2019-20 champions

Karnataka was crowned the 2019-20 Vijay Hazare Champions as they beat Tamil Nadu by nine wickets in the Vijay Hazare Trophy at Bengaluru. Abhimanyu Mithun and Mayank Agarwal put on a masterclass performance as Karnataka won their fourth Vijay Hazare Trophy title with a dominant display against Tamil Nadu via ... Read More »

Badminton: Saina Nehwal knocked out of French Open

Saina Nehwal lost to Korea’s An Se Young in the women’s single quarterfinals of the French Open in straight games on Friday. The 29-year old, who claimed the Indonesia Masters in January this year, lost 20-22, 21-23 to world No.1 Young after a 49-minute contest. Saina, who had reached the ... Read More »

Saina Nehwal enters BWF French Open quarterfinals

Ace shuttler Saina Nehwal sailed into quarter-finals of the BWF French Open Badminton in Paris today. World No. 9, Saina defeated Denmark’s Line Hojmark Kjaersfeldt 21-10, 21-11 in straight sets. Another match between PV Sindhu and Singapore’s Yeo JM is underway. Subhankar Dey will fight Indonesian S H Rhustavito later ... Read More »

Prajnesh Gunneswaran Poised For A Strong 202

29-year-old tennis player Prajnesh Gunneswaran has been a little bit of a late bloomer on the pro tour. However, he’s recently solidified himself as the best Indian tennis player – at least in men’s singles – in quite some time. That doesn’t mean he’s going to be collecting a Grand ... Read More »

Indian women to take on South Africa in 2nd ODI today

In Women’s Cricket, India will take on South Africa in the second game of the 3-match ODI series at Vadodara today. The match will start at 9 AM. India leads the series 1-Nil and will be looking to seal the contest when they take the field.  India had won the ... Read More »

It will be an absolute dream: Gautam Gambhir on being Delhi CM

New Delhi, Oct 5 (udaipur kiran) As a newly annointed Member of Parliament from East Delhi constituency Gautam Gambhir has his hands full. But the cricketer-turned-politician is not averse to taking more responsibilty — in case he is called to lead the state of Delhi. “It will be an honour. ... Read More »