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Sports Ministry to establish National Sports Museum at JLN Stadium

Sports Ministry to establish National Sports Museum at JLN Stadium

The Sports Ministry has announced that it is planning to establish a National Sports Museum at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi. Sports Minister Vijay Goel appealed to all past and present…

‘Nobody Is irreplaceable’, Says Carl Lewis

‘Nobody Is irreplaceable’, Says Carl Lewis

The last decade in world athletics belonged to Usain Bolt but the legendary Carl Lewis is not happy with the singular focus on the Jamaican showman. Considered the greatest athlete…

Arjuna award devalued, made cheap: Former recipients

Arjuna award devalued, made cheap: Former recipients

Former recipients of the Arjuna award lamented that its dignity has been lowered and the government is now “throwing” the honour away. Former India hockey captain Ashok Singh, who is…

Dipika Pallikal Pulled out of the 74th Senior National Squash Championship

Dipika Pallikal Pulled out of the 74th Senior National Squash Championship

An ankle strain has forced defending champion Dipika Pallikal to pull out of the 74th Senior National Squash Championship at the last minute. “It’s very unfortunate that I have to…

Oinam Bembem Devi Dedicated her Arjuna Award to Women of the Country

Oinam Bembem Devi Dedicated her Arjuna Award to Women of the Country

Indian women footballer Oinam Bemdem Devi, who has been conferred with this year’s Arjuna Award, says that she dedicates the prestigious award to every woman in the country. The 37-year-old…

Seven Indians Takes Part in Chess World Cup

Seven Indians Takes Part in Chess World Cup

Seven Indian players including former World Champion Viswanathan Anand will be taking part in the Chess World Cup to be held in Tbilisi, Georgia, from September 2 to 27. Interestingly,…

National Sports Award criteria may change from 2018

National Sports Award criteria may change from 2018

To ensure that no deserving candidate misses out on the Arjuna award, the sports ministry is planning to revise the criteria for selection, which would allow un-nominated athletes to be…

Aryaman Singh Sets New Record in Golf History

Aryaman Singh Sets New Record in Golf History

Pune: Ten-year-old golfer, Aryaman Singh wrapped up the season on a high note, blazing his way through the first five events of the Indian Golf Union-West Zone, this year, thereby breaking…

I hope I give my best and do well at World Championships: Sindhu

I hope I give my best and do well at World Championships: Sindhu

Glasgow: P V Sindhu’s last outing at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow wasn’t really a memorable one. The 22-year-old came to Scotland in the 2014 Commonwealth Games as a run-away favourite…

I’ve Prepared Better Than I had Before the Rio Olympics, Says Carolina Marin

I’ve Prepared Better Than I had Before the Rio Olympics, Says Carolina Marin

London: Eyeing a hat-trick of titles at the World Championship, defending champion Carolina Marin says she is better prepared than the Rio Olympics where the shuttler had clinched the gold medal. “It’s…

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