Abhinav Bindra wants stronger grassroot programmes in Indian sports

Abhinav Bindra’s earnest appeal Ace shooter and Beijing gold medalist Abhinav Bindra made a strong appeal to the sporting bodies in India. He called upon the authorities to strengthen the grassroot programmes in Indian sports. Moreover, he wants to see…

Interesting facts about Devendra Jhajharia

Indian athletes continued their strong showing at the 2016 Paralympics. The latest was Devendra Jhajharia who won gold in the men’s javelin throw F46. Here are 5 interesting facts about Devendra Jhajharia. Also Read: Devendra Jhajharia scripts history at the…

Abhinav Bindra calls it a day

Abhinav Bindra has decided to call time on his illustrious shooting career. India’s only individual Olympic gold medallist, Bindra, officially announced his retirement on Monday. Bindra made the announcement at his farewell organised by the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI). He…

Abhinav Bindra to chair NRAI review Committee

The mission to decode India’s poor performance at Rio 2016 continues. After the Government set up a task force to look into various matters, related to Olympic sports, it is the turn of the National rifle association of India (NRAI).…

Top 5 Indian Superstars From Rio Olympics 2016 !

This article presents the 5 Indian superstars from Rio Olympics 2016. This Olympics has not been as good as Indians would have liked to but there are still many positives to take away. Most importantly on one hand stars of…

Indian Flagbearers at the Olympics

Abhinav Bindra has been given the honour of being the Indian flagbearer at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Bindra is well known as being the first (and till date, only) individual Olympic gold medallist for India. Here, we take a look at…

Top Indian Sport AutoBiographies

Sport autobiographies provide us a glimpse into the life of the sporting icons of our country. We get to know the intricate details about their lives, how they trained, how difficult it is to sacrifice the things they want for…

Indian Shooting at Olympics: All you need to know

In 2008, India won her first individual gold in the Olympics. The sport that earned the honour was shooting. Four years previously, India had also won her first individual silver, also in shooting. This was followed by another silver and…

India at the Olympics- A comprehensive Guide to India’s medal winners at the Olympics

Early History(India at the Olympics) India first participated at the Olympic Games in 1900, with a lone athlete, Norman Pritchard, winning two silver medals in athletics. Pritchard was born in Kolkata (then Calcutta), to British parents. He was the first Indian-born athlete to participate…