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SPORTS

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Athletes, Kiren Rijiju, Gold medalist, Olympics

Watch out for Hima Das, the star and the brand

In a nation starved of sporting icons beyond cricket, more so female ones, the attention directed towards Das is much-welcome news. It helps that Das is not averse to being in the limelight.

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read
Summer games in paris, Tokyo olympics, Sports, Break dance

Break dancing in Olympics: Yes, we want the Olympics committee to include break dance right away!

Finally, the world of high sports realises the merits of break dance, something which Mithun Chakraborty taught us way back in the 80s!

HUMOUR

 |  8-minute read
Satire, Sports Ministry, Olympics, Sports

19 sporting events Indians would dominate if they gave out medals for them

With rising cases in chain, wallet, laptop, mobiles snatching, the sporty-spirits engaged in such activities most definitely have world class training.

SPORTS

 |  5-minute read
Olympics, Sports, Athletics, Jakarta

Why Asian Games 2018 is a triumph of India's youth

The Indian contingent performed exceedingly well in athletics, winning a total of 19 medals at Jakarta.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Olympics, Sports Ministry, Rajyavardhan Rathore, Commonwealth Games 2018

CWG 2018: Why Rajyavardhan Rathore demanding list of sports medals won under BJP rule is cheap politics

Medals that sportspersons win at international events are not won for the Congress or the BJP. They are won for and in the name of India.

SPORTS

 |  Gloves Off  |  4-minute read
PV Sindhu, Badminton, Wrestling, Olympics

Why Indian wrestlers need to learn from badminton stars

There is no depth in Indian wrestling and if one looks at what is in store in 2017, with two big events coming up, the scenario is scary.

SPORTS

 |  Gloves Off  |  4-minute read
Olympics, Sports

Why we shouldn't need Aamir Khan to promote wrestling in India

Sport promotion in India should be the main responsibility of the national federation and its associated state units.

SPORTS

 |  Simply Put  |  2-minute read
Cricket, Sports, Olympics, Disruptions 2016

5 disruptions in the field of sports in 2016

The year that was.

SPORTS

 |  9-minute read
Olympics, Usain Bolt

What is Usain Bolt, the world's fastest man, really like?

Most people know that the Jamaican superstar is the fastest human on earth. But most people have absolutely no idea how that feels.

SPORTS

 |  4-minute read
Olympics, Kabaddi

Kabaddi for Olympics - why not?

Its recent World Cup saw 12 nations competing.