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All new, upgraded sporting facilities to be named after sportspersons

New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- In a welcome move the Sports ministry today announced that henceforth all new, upgraded sporting facilities will be named after sportspersons. The decision will end the ongoing ... Read More


"Hockey Pro League is the perfect test ahead of the Olympics" goalkeeper Sreejesh

New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- Ace goalkeeper PR Sreejesh feels that next leg of FIH Hockey Pro League matches, will test the players and teams preparations for the Tokyo Olympics. India is scheduled to play ... Read More


Lakshay sweeps Trap trial, as Haryana shooters dominate in Air Pistol

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Haryana's Lakshay Sheoran dominated the Trap trials, winning the T2 competition on the back of a T1 trial win earlier while talented youngsters Sarabjot Singh and Rhythm Sangwan ... Read More


Hockey: Training to increase our momentum in a planned way: Drag-flicker Harmanpreet Singh

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- The 33-member Hockey Probable Group for the Tokyo Olympics has resumed training following a week-long mandatory quarantine in SAI, Bengaluru. 'We have started training with an a... Read More


Samiya Farooqui ,Varun Kapur attain No. 2 spot, 4 other Indians among top-10 in World Jr Badminton ranking

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Based on their superb showings Indian shuttlers Samiya Imad Farooqui and Varun Kapur have attained world number two spot in girls and boys categories respectively while four of t... Read More


Saina, Prannoy and Kashyap withdraw from Thailand Open,

New Delhi, Jan. 13 -- Badminton Association of India (BAI) on Tuesday confirmed that ace shuttlers Saina Nehwal and HS Pronnoy have tested positive for COVID-19 in Bangkok where they had gone to take ... Read More


Shooting; Nishchal wins second (T2) Women's 3P trials

New Delhi, Jan. 13 -- Haryana's Nishchal, out gunnedOlympic quota holders Anjum Moudgil and Tejaswini Sawant ,to win the T2 Women's 3P trials, at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting range in Delhi on Tuesday... Read More


Cricket: Gautam Gambhir calls for tougher laws against racial abuses

New Delhi, Jan. 13 -- Former opener Gautam Gambhir has called for tougher laws against racial abuses in and around plat fields and stadiums. Gambhir who at present is Lok Sabha member opined on Star ... Read More


Shooting; Tejaswini wins first 3P trials

India, Jan. 11 -- In a battle between two Olympic quota holders, seasoned campaigner Tejaswini Sawant out-shot Punjab's Anjum Moudgil, to win the Women's 50M Rifle 3 Positions T1 trials, at the Dr. Ka... Read More


Suman Thoudam named captain of Indian Junior Women's Hockey Team to tour Chile

New Delhi, Jan. 9 -- Defender Suman Devi Thoudam will lead a 24-member Junior women hockey team to tour Chile this month to play six-matches in their preparations for the Junior Asia and World Cup thi... Read More