Sudirman Cup: India to face China in quarter-finals – Hindustan Times

India progressed to the quarter-finals after Indonesia finished third despite defeating Denmark 3-2 in the last match of the Group D of the Sudirman Cup mixed team badminton championship in Gold Coast on Wednesday.India, Denmark and Indonesia won one match each. But India qualified for the knockout … [Read more...]

Pro Kabaddi League: Sports minister says Pakistan players not welcome in India – Hindustan Times

The Vivo Pro Kabaddi League franchises on Monday turned their backs on the 10-odd Pakistani players after the Indian government categorically said that they won’t be allowed to compete in the cash-rich league until Pakistan stops exporting terror..Pakistan is one of the 16 countries whose players … [Read more...]

Star Sports gears up for #SabseBadaMoh, 'India versus Pakistan' match – Best Media Info

Click on the Image to watch the TVC. Star Sports’ latest TVC for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 campaign is a take on the magnetism of India-Pakistan cricket matches. India versus Pakistan matches across formats created some moments of great significance in cricket, making it one of the biggest … [Read more...]

SFA aspires to be India's premier institutional sporting system: Rishikesh Joshi – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Rishikesh Joshi, founder of Sports For All (SFA), a multi-sporting program that operates in 25 disciplines and hopes to put the country on the global sporting map, is determined to create a difference at the grassroots level and in the school sports scenario in India.TOI Sports spoke to … [Read more...]

India's engaging diplomacy | New Straits Times | Malaysia General … – New Straits Times Online

DIPLOMATIC discourse in difficult situations demands difficult choices and moves. India did that during Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit amid questions why the visit was taking place at all. Aware of Turkey’s support to Pakistan and stand on Kashmir, it deflected the visitor’s eve-of- … [Read more...]

Pakistan committee on sports wants collective campaign launch against India – The Indian Express

By: PTI | Published:May 4, 2017 10:43 pm Pakistan Cricket Board Shaharyar Khan appeared before the committee for a hearing on cricket affairs. (Source: PTI) The National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Sports has advised Pakistan’s top sports authorities and federations to collectively launch a … [Read more...]

India's first ever transgender sports meet in Kerala a runaway hit – Hindustan Times

It had all the sound and fury of a mega sports event. Kerala on Friday successfully organised a sports meet for transgenders, the first of its sort in the country.At least 130 athletes belonging to the third sex participated in the event that was well appreciated by a good crowd of onlookers at the … [Read more...]

Boxing also joins the league of shorter version sports tournaments in India – Economic Times

MUMBAI: The league-format shorter versions of sports have seen a huge rise in India with the total count of leagues going up to 11, across sports. Latest to join the club is Super Boxing League (SBL), from the promoters of Super Fight League (mixed martial arts) — British business magnet and sports … [Read more...]

Boxing also joins the league of shorter version sports tournaments in India – Economic Times

MUMBAI: The league-format shorter versions of sports have seen a huge rise in India with the total count of leagues going up to 11, across sports. Latest to join the club is Super Boxing League (SBL), from the promoters of Super Fight League (mixed martial arts) — British business magnet and sports … [Read more...]

Kerala to host first sports meet exclusively for transgender athletes – Hindustan Times

Kerala will hold an exclusive day-long transgender athletic meet, a first in the country, at the central stadium in the state capital on April 28.The event reflects the state’s policy to stop the social stigma and ostracism that the “hijra” — the word covering most Indian languages to refer to … [Read more...]