Tripura Government uses Dipa Karmakar’s Olympic Glory for personal gain; gives a passage on her in Board exam

In what can be attributed to Dipa Karmakar’s recent shot to fame, the Tripura government decided to set a few questions on her in the recently held English board exam. While on the face of it it would look like…

Indian sporting legends to constitute Govt. panel for developing National Sports Development Code

The Government has been trying its best to formulate a systematic framework, in order to help the development of sport in the country. And fortunately the government has been able to recruit Abhinav Bindra, Prakash Padukone and Anju Bobby George…

Dipa Karmakar sets her sights high, really high

Dipa Karmakar has set her next goal and that is no ordinary feet. Dipa’s goal is to beat the reigning Olympic gymnast champion Simone Biles of US in Tokyo Olympics 2020. She feels that only if she sets her aspirations high,…

Teachers’ Day Special – The 5 Best Indian Coaches

India is home to many athletes and sportsmen who are well known in the whole world through their accolades in the sporting arena. Their stories are well documented and many of them serve as living role models to young kids…

Olympic Heroes feted with Khel Ratna on National Sports Day

India’s Olympic heroes were feted with the Khel Ratna award on Monday. Rio 2016 medallists, PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik, along with gymnast, Dipa Karmakar, and shooter, Jitu Rai all received the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award from President Pranab…

The Maverick Coach – Bishweshwar Nandi

Very often in life, we come across individuals possessing awe-inspiring stories which move us. Gymnast Dipa Karmakar was an unknown commodity till the Rio Olympics began on 5th August. People had pinned their hopes on sports which have a good…