PM Modi announces setting up of Task Force to prepare action Plan for the next three Olympic Games 2020, 2024 and 2028

The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi announced at the meeting of the Council of Minister’s today that Task Force will be set up to prepare a comprehensive action plan for effective participation of Indian sports persons in the next three Olympic games 2020, 2024 and 2028. The Task Force will prepare overall strategy for sports […]

List of Dronacharya Awards Winner 2016

Dronacharya Award for coaches for producing medal winners at prestigious international sports events. Dronacharya Awards Winner 2016 S.No. Name of the awardee Discipline 1 Shri Nagapuri Ramesh Athletics 2 Shri Sagar Mal Dhayal Boxing 3. Shri Raj Kumar Sharma Cricket 4. Shri Bishweshwar Nandi Gymnastics 5. Shri S. Pradeep Kumar Swimming (Lifetime) 6. Shri Mahabir […]

National Sports Awards – 2016

National Sports Awards are given every year to recognize and reward excellence in sports.  Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award is given for the spectacular and most outstanding performance in the field of sports by a sportsperson over a period of four years; Arjuna Award is given for consistently outstanding performance for four years; Dronacharya Award […]

Indian Railways Wins National Chess Team Championship for the 1st Time

Indian Railways has won The National Chess team Championship for the first time. The 36th Championship was held at Bhubaneswar from 8th to 14th February, 2016.This Championship was conducted on pool basis. During championship, Indian Railway team beat its counterparts, viz. Odisha, Gujrat, Air-India, Petroleum Sports Promotion Board, Airport Authority of India, Tamil Nadu, Delhi. […]

List of Dronacharya Awards Winner 2015

Based on the recommendations of the Committee and after due scrutiny, the Government has approved to confer Dronacharya Awards, Dhyan Chand Awards and Rashtriya Khel Protsahan Puruskar for 2015 upon the following coaches, persons and entities.  Dronacharya Awards Winner 2015 S.No NAME OF THE COACH DISCIPLINE 1 Shri Naval Singh Athletics-Para-sports 2 Shri Anoop Singh […]

India Wins Runners up Trophy in Its Group in Under-12 Asian Youth Football Festa 2015

The Under 12 team of Green wood School, Dimapur, Nagaland representing India at the Asian Youth Football Festa 2015 held at Anseong in Gyeonggi – do Province of South Korea from 7th to 9th August, 2015 has got second position in their group in the Festa by winning 3 out 4 matches in their group. […]

Indian Police team won laurels at the 2015 Fairfax World police & Fire Games

Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh will felicitate at a function here tomorrow the Indian Police team that won laurels at the recent Fairfax World police & Fire Games. The 53-member Indian Police team had participated in the 2015 Fairfax World Police & Fire Games held at Virginia, US from June 26 to July 05, […]

Indian Railway Team wins World Railway Championship, 2015 in Tennis and Volleyball

In The 20th USIC- Tennis (World Railways) Championship held at  Nuremberg, Germany from 31st  May, 2015 to 6th June, 2015, Indian Railway Team defeated France by a margin of 3-1 in the finals and won USIC Tennis Championship 2015. Last time the Indian Railway Tennis Team had won Silver Medal during last USIC Tennis Championship […]

Floyd Mayweather Jr beats Manny Pacquiao on points in the fight of the century

Floyd Mayweather defeated Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision in their long-awaited welterweight world title showdown. In a bout branded boxing's latest "Fight of the Century" Mayweather took his unblemished record to 48-0 adding the Filipino great's World Boxing Organization title to his World Boxing Association and World Boxing Council crowns.

Sania Mirza creates history by becoming doubles World No. 1

Sania Mirza  created history by becoming the first female tennis player from India to achieve the world number one rank in doubles, following her stupendous title win at the WTA Family Circle Cup with partner Martina Hingis, at Charleston (USA). The top-seeded Indo-Swiss pair blew away the challenge of Casey Dellacqua and Darija Jurak 6-0 […]