Eight Cameroon athletes go missing, have no intention of returning

Eight athletes from CameroOn’s Commonwealth contingent have gone missing and apparently have no intention of returning to the team. The act seems to be a planned one with the athletes leaving the team in three bouts, three on Sunday, two…

Abhinav Bindra credits the Sydney Games for his 2008 Beijing Olympics Gold Medal

On a day when India was busy living its capitalist dream(and a few other ones as well), Abhinav Bindra went out there and shot India to glory in Beijing, becoming the first Indian to win an Olympic individual gold medal.…

Dipa Karmakar is giving up on the Produnova vault for the Handspring 540

A young girl from Tripura helped put India on the global gymnastics map, when she pulled off the ‘vault of death'(Produnova Vault) at the Rio games, becoming just the 5th woman in the history of the sport to do so.…

EXCLUSIVE: Harmeet Desai talks about his love for Table Tennis, UTT and his ultimate dream

In a nation that lusts for cricket, Harmeet Desai decided to marry Table Tennis, a sport that has recently picked up in India, thanks to that stray T.T table in almost all college hostels and corporate offices. When he arrived…

Commonwealth Games winner Krishna Poonia saves two girls from being molested

The Indian citizen time and again wakes up to the news of women being molested in different parts of the country, a headline that saddens but one that doesn’t surprise anymore; such has become the norm in the country. But…

Mitali Dogra- The prodigious gymnast and her journey to becoming the ‘Wonder girl’ of Jammu and Kashmir

Sports, for long now, has taken the backseat in our country. It is something that parents have encouraged their children to participate in, but only up to a certain age.Once you are about 14 years old, all your sporting aspirations…

Jammu and Kashmir gymnast Palak Kaur, and her journey to National games glory

It takes a lot of courage to give up a secure life and take up sports as a profession in India. The uncertainties associated with the field make even the most talented of sportspersons to reassess their life goals. While…