Indian women athletes, instead of their usual saris and blazers, will sport a new look at the opening ceremony of 2018 Commonwealth Games at the Gold Coast in Australia on April 4 as they will be wearing blazers and trousers.
Ministry of External Affairs directed Bengaluru FC to defer their visit to the Maldives for the AFC match in Male City, scheduled for Tuesday, owing to the state of emergency in the island country.
The Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF), in a letter to AFC, has assured its “highest consideration” to Bengaluru FC.
Stephen Constantine will be offered a bonus of $10,000 if the team enters the round of 16 and $20,000 if they progress further.
India's Hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne chose to go with a young team led by Manpreet Singh for the four-nation tournament in New Zealand, where they came second-best to Belgium.
Wrestling's foreign coaches avoid India as Wrestling Federation of India reluctant to send them to big events.
Minerva FC has reported match-fixing attempts to the AIFF and Asian Football Confederation. On Thursday, they submitted a formal report to AIFF’s integrity officer Javed Siraj.
Indian and foreigner offered Rs 30 lakh each, I-League club owner claims; AIFF and AFC apprised .
The Indian Super League (ISL), of course, is still a tiny speck on the world football map, so direct, often exagerrated comparisons to EPL are unfair.
With contract up for renewal, AIFF calls for a meeting on February 7 to decide national football coach’s future
As gaffes mount in ISL, referees complain of pay disparity and low morale with league mulling foreign reinforcements.
Parveen Rana wrote to the WFI earlier this week, accusing Sushil Kumar and his supporters of beating up him and his brother Naveen.
Dheeraj Moirangthem decided to leave Indian Arrows and pursue his dream of playing abroad.
Parveen Rana and his brother Naveen were escorted to the nearby IP Extension police station by policemen to lodge a complaint.
Sources said that none of the athletes selected for TOPS have received necessary support for their training apart from a monthly stipend of Rs 50,000.
Sports ministry has decided that funds for training under the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) cannot be denied if the athlete has served the punishment.
India’s superlative performances in shooting have also propelled the country to the top-five of the medals tally at every Commonwealth Games since 2002.
Of the 74 goals, nearly one-third - 24 to be precise - can be attributed to goal-keeping errors instead of the goal-scoring prowess of the strikers.
Ace forward SV Sunil is the last link between Indian hockey’s decadent past and resurgent present, among a few to have played under all six foreign coaches since 2008.
Mystery illness impacted quality of the Hockey World League Finals as most teams were not able to play full-strength squads.
Gallant Germany, playing with just 11 players, make life miserable for the hosts, who rely on a late penalty corner to grab bronze
Hotel hygiene and accommodation are Hockey India’s biggest concerns ahead of the World Cup next winter.
Despite enjoying possession and domination, India come up second best against Argentina on a wet day in Bhubaneshwar.
With Sreejesh likely to return for India’s next big assignment the ongoing Hockey World League Final is virtually an audition for the position of back-up goalkeeper.
Nobody gave India a chance against Belgium, but they won. Which India will turn up against Argentina?
Netherlands captain Seve van Ass said three of his teammates were down with 'stomach issues' because of 'something in the food.' England, too, have three players down.
India produce a spirited performance to stun Olympic silver medallists Belgium in shootout and progress to the semis of HWL final.
HIL, launched in 2013, became the cash cow that allowed players security but it will not be held virtually for two years.
India enter World League Final quarters on the back of two of their worst performances in recent times.
India produced a lacklustre performance to go down 0-2 to Germany at Hockey World League Final 2017.
Ahead of Germany game, Indian team works on one-touch hockey which helped them draw with Australia.
Clemons, who is playing the World League Final, is a research scientist and is working on developing alternative treatments for the cure of cancer.
Post-match, after losing 3-2, skipper Manpreet Singh too lamented the team’s inability to execute the pre-decided strategy.
India goalkeeper PR Sreejesh faces a disciplinary action for playing a celebrity football match in Mumbai last October without Hockey India’s permission.
For Maximiliano Caldas, the process of reviving the flagging fortunes of Holland continues when they meet Spain in the Hockey World League final.
India dazzle fans and puzzle Australia with burst of speed as they held world champions to a 1-1 draw in Hockey World League Final on Friday.
A session was devoted to "War Literature in Indian Languages" and chaired was by Bhalchandra Nemade. Three eminent scholars, Bhupendra Adhikari, Prof Jatindra Kumar Nayak and Prof. Rajkumar, presented their papers.