Sports Ministry nominates Dhyan Chand for Bharat Ratna

Dhyan Chand has arguably been India’s greatest sportsperson ever, helping India win three consecutive gold medals at the Olympic games(1928, 1932, 1936) and establishing India as a hockey superpower. He won many laurels during his time as an Indian Hockey…

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…