Category Archives: Sports

Biography of MS Dhoni Mahendra Singh Dhoni or M S Dhoni is an Indian cricketer and former captain of the Indian national cricket team; however, he captains the team only in limited-overs format. Nicknamed ‘Mahi’, this spectacular and promising wicket-keeper/batsman filled in the much-awaited void in Team India’s lineup, and since then has proved his worth. With his swashbuckling attitude and unique hairstyle, Mahendra Singh Dhoni has become a popular cricket and marketing icon in [...]

Manavjit Singh Sandhu is one of the leading Indian shooters spearheading the realm of international shooting. Sandhu made a name for himself in the arena of shooting after his successful stint at the Men’s Trap event at the 2006 Commonwealth Games, where he won a bronze medal. He then went on to win the gold medal at the International Shooting Feat Federation (ISSF) World Cup. Sandhu’s success in the world of shooting resulted in him [...]

Gaurav Ghei is a renowned golf player of India and has made impressions with his performance, especially on the Asian Tour. Born on 25 September, 1968, he started playing golf professionally from 1991 onwards.Currently residing in New Delhi, the golf player Gaurav Ghei is married with one child. The fame of Gaurav Ghei is largely due to his three Asian titles, including the Gadgil Western Masters in November 1995, the Taiwan Masters in 2006 and [...]

Bula Chowdhury is one of the most famous long-distance swimmers of India. In competitive swimming also she has made her mark. When she was just 9 years of age, she became famous by winning six gold medals in many events of her age group. Some of her records at the national level are yet to be equaled. In 1984 she set a national 100m butterfly record of 1:06.19sec. During the Seoul Asian Games in 1986, [...]

Achanta Sharath Kamal is one of those talented table tennis players of India who have made a mark for themselves in the international arena. Born in the year 1982 in Tamil Nadu, Achanta Sharath Kamal works for Indian Oil Corporation. Having proved his table tennis skills in many tournaments, Achanta Sharath Kamal made India proud by bagging the gold medal in 2006 Commonwealth Games which was organized in Melbourne. Winning the National Champion in 2003, [...]

Viswanathan Anand  (The living legend of Chess) was born on December 11, 1969 in Chennai. His awesome speed has earned him the nickname “Lightning Kid.” In March 2007, Anand won the Morelia-Linares Super Grandmasters chess tournament. He showed his genius early on as a child when he won the National Sub-Junior Chess Championship in 1983 at the age of fourteen. In 1984, Anand went on to become the youngest Indian to win the International Master [...]

Virender Sehwag is a famous Indian cricketer and a significant member of the Indian National cricket team since 1999. Nicknamed ‘Veeru’ by teammates and fans alike, Virendar Sehwag was born on 20th October, 1978 in Delhi. Born into a joint family, Sehwag is the son of Krishan and Krishna Sehwag. He did his schooling from Arora Vidya School but since childhood, his prime interest remained cricket, which he developed over the years playing thrilling domestic [...]

About Virat Kohli, born on 5 November, 1988 in Delhi, is a famous Indian cricketer and currently considered as one of India’s potential batsmen. He is a middle order batsman but can also open the batting order. Kohli can also bowl and is a right-arm medium pacer. Virat Kohli plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League (IPL). In 2008, he made his One Day International (ODI) debut and was part of the [...]

Vijay Kumar born 19th August 1985, is an Indian sports shooter and is from Barsar village of Hamirpur district, Himachal Pradesh. He is currently serving as a Subedar in the Dogra Regiment (16th Battalion) Indian Army and has been posted at the Army Marksmanship Unit (AMU) at Mhow in Indore District, Madhya Pradesh where he is coached by Pavel Smirnov. In 2007, he received an Arjuna Award in the sport of shooting. At the 2012 [...]

Vijay Amritraj has reigned as one of the premier tennis players in Asia for over two decades. Born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu on 14th December,1953 the sport star has against the top stars like Jimmy Connors, Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe and Ivan Lendl, Often appearing in the commentary box for Fox Sports and ESPN Star Sports, Vijay Amritraj has topped the charts of sport personalities in Asia for 14 years. He has participated in Wimbledon 17 [...]