Problems aplenty for Tamil Nadu Athletic Association ahead of senior nationals

Availability of the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium and lack of quality equipment are the major concerns for TNAA at the moment.

03 Jun 2020

Squash Rackets Federation of India to let sub-junior girls play at U-19 level

Player registrations for tournaments will now be done only on it.  SRFI is allowing U-11, U-13, U-15 and U-17 girls to also take part at the U-19 level.

31 May 2020

TN Athletic Association unhappy over JN Stadium being used as quarantine centre

If the world had not encountered the coronavirus, stadiums in the city would now be filled with enthusiasts cheering their favourite teams in a range of sporting events.

28 May 2020

Gaganjeet Bhullar plays part in fight against cancer

It is so steep that the state launched Mukhya Mantri Punjab Cancer Raahat Kosh Scheme last year to provide financial assistance to those suffering from it.

28 May 2020

Four-step restart plan for squash

They might begin with limiting one player per court in severely-hit states and relax the conditions in states that are better off in terms of controlling the pandemic.

26 May 2020

Gaganjeet Bhullar doing his bit in hometown's fight against cancer

The Arjuna awardee has been conducting yearly cancer check-up camps in Kandila, a small village in Gurdaspur district that he's adopted.

25 May 2020

Chennai's swimmers find no chill this summer amid COVID-19 lockdown

A dip in the pool or a lake is synonymous to summer fun, as water is often considered comforting and energising.

24 May 2020

Taking care of ground realities

With entry banned into the grounds, no summer camps, and practice sessions now via online training, the support staff has little to do this season. 

21 May 2020

No sports, only books for Harinder Pal Sandhu

A prolonged time away the court means he had to take extra care to be in shape.

15 May 2020

Stuck in epicentre, yoga and painting help Chirag

Living in Malad, Chirag Shetty has been having a hard time while reading the news.

09 May 2020

Fitness online to motivational speech, timely call by Tamil Nadu hockey unit

Under normal circumstances, the association would have gone ahead with plans of having a coaching clinic after conducting one last November.

02 May 2020

Stock market relief for paralympic athlete Sharad Kumar in Ukraine

Unable to make friends because of the language barrier, Sharad Kumar was still okay with life in a foreign land.

30 Apr 2020

Wheelchairs of compassion

She has also encouraged some of her teammates, who stay at the Chennai Corporation shelter for differently-abled persons, to stitch masks.

21 Apr 2020

Home remedies for boxers to prevent doping violations

Considering that these things might affect the metabolism of the body, a set of instructions has been given by the team doctor Amol Patil to all the boxers.

19 Apr 2020

Women’s hockey team in search of perfect fit

Since bringing onboard a scientific advisor in Wayne Lombard in 2017, there certainly has been an upswing in the levels of fitness among women.

16 Apr 2020