Category Archives: Sports

India tour of England 2018

Kuldeep Yadav has been rewarded for his scintillating bowling displays during the recently concluded ODI series against England with a call-up to the Test squad for the upcoming 5-match Test series in England. Board of Cricket Control in India announced the Test squad for the first three Tests, while giving wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant his maiden Test call-up in the 18-players squad. Seasoned Test campaigners Ishant Sharma, Ravindra Jadeja, Ravichandran Ashwin, and Cheteshwar Pujara have been [...]

Top Cricketers and the Brands They Endorse

Cricket is more than just a sport in India, it’s a religion. And our cricketers are more than just players, they are Gods. So, there’s no reason the top brands would not strive to rope them in for grand-scale product endorsements and huge mass reach. It not only benefits the brand, but the cricketers also get a boost in their popularity. Here are the trending cricketers and the brands they are endorsing: 1. Virat Kohli [...]

Top 10 Indian Sportsperson in 2017-18

The year 2017 didn’t have too many major sporting spectacles lined up but still it has been an exciting year for sports in India. From Indian Cricket team establishing its dominance, Indian Football scaling new heights, to individual athletes like P V Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, and many more making the country proud with their accolades at international level, thus keeping the tricolour flying high in the year 2017. India is slowly but steadily making the [...]

National Sports Awards

“All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy”. We have grown up listening to this quote which beautifully illustrates the importance of sports in our life. Sports are extremely essential for the active development of an individual’s brain as well as body. We all love to see our favorite sports stars in action, whether it is cricket, football or hockey. But, how often do they get honoured for their capabilities and talent. Well, [...]

Why is football not popular as cricket in India

“Please come and support us, encourage us, watch us, abuse us, criticise us. Football in India needs you.” This appeal made by Indian football captain Sunil reverberated across various social media platforms. The emotional plea made by Indian Football team’s captain Sunil Chhetri not only showed the angst of the player but also of the plight of Indian football. Indian football team was once among the best teams in Asia, if not the world, but [...]

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018

  Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018  Commonwealth Games is one of the major sporting events that take place every four years among the Commonwealth Members. Commonwealth members represent the countries that were colonised by the erstwhile British Empire, but in recent times the membership was made accessible to other countries as well that wish to become a part of the Commonwealth.   Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018 Live Tally This live tally will keep you [...]

February 11, 2018
Winter-Olympics-2018: India is hoping for best to happen

  Olympics are the modern International multi-sporting events in which thousands of athletes participate from around the world in various competitions. Olympics are held in every four years and are considered as the world’s foremost sports competition. As Olympics are considered to be very significant sports event and it is every athlete’s dreams to participate, every year several changes are introduced to the Olympic games or adjustments are made to let more people participate and [...]

ISL 2017-18 Venue Map

The popular football league, the Indian Super League (ISL) is set to kick off from 17th November 2017. Established in 2013, this will be the fourth season of the Indian Super League. The final for this year’s ISL 2017-18 will occur on 17th March 2018. The League comprises 10 teams and this year’s Indian Super League 2017-18 will run for five months instead of earlier-three months. This year Bengaluru and Jamshedpur has joined in as [...]

FIFA U-17 World Cup

FIFA Under 17 World Cup will be held in India from October 6 to 28. It will be a big moment for India, as this is the first time that the country is hosting as well as participating in the prestigious FIFA tournament. The tournament, which will be held in six Indian cities, will witness the participation of 24 teams that will be divided in six groups of 4 teams each. The venues for the [...]

national sports awards

Today, 29 August, is National Sports Day. Despite the numerous laments about our inability to provide sports its rightful place in schools and educational institutions, despite the remonstrations about the lack of gold medals in the Olympic Games, we acknowledge that sports is an integral part of Indian society. 29 August, 2017, is the 112th birth anniversary of the legendary sportsman Major Dhyan Chand – one of the greatest hockey players of all times. In [...]

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