JRD TATA Sports Complex

JRD TATA Sports Complex is located in Jamshedpur in the state of Jharkhand. It is one of the most modern and best sports complexes in India. One of the main attractions of the JRD TATA Sports Complex is its international size football ground and its eight-lane mono synthetic track. The Sports Complex provides facilities for sports like table tennis, volleyball, handball and hockey. It is also equipped with a gymnasium with various modern equipments. The Tata Chess Centre and the Tata Archery Academy are also based in this modern Sports Complex. The main aim for establishing this sports complex was to provide world-class facilities to the upcoming sports person so that they can make a mark on the sports scenario of the world.

JRD TATA Sports Complex was established in the year 1937. It was founded with the aim to encourage sports and sports person, who belonged to the Tata Group or even outside the group. The Club has been constantly engaged in spotting and then developing the potential of these upcoming sports person. It provides an early platform for the rising sports person who deserves no less.

The corporate group of Tata has always encouraged sports and made a commendable contribution in this regard. The JRD TATA Sports Complex is one such initiative in this regard. The Tata group has sponsored some great cricketers like Ajit Agarkar, Sourav Ganguly, Dilip Vengsarkar and many more. The Group has always tried to develop all types of sports in India. The two world billiards champions, namely Geet Sethi and Michael Ferriera, are employees of Tata.

Last Updated on : 02/07/2013