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‘State-run sports facilities to stay open till 10 pm’: CM Arvind Kejriwal

In a move which could mean more convenience to sportspersons lives, the government on Thursday instructed all state-run sports facilities to stay open till 10 pm.

published on : 27th May 2022

Deliberate attempts to hide injury: TOPS CEO Garg's letter to athletes

In a move to curb such instances, the sports ministry had launched the Central Athlete Injury Management System (CAIMS) last year to help athletes in their rehabilitation and progress.

published on : 24th May 2022

Ukrainian tennis player Elena  Svitolina wants better mental health protection for juniors

The former No.3-ranked Svitolina remembers how tough the weight of expectation was, the loneliness and long travel.

published on : 12th May 2022

Japanese athlete collapses, vomits after sanitiser swig during high school event

Yamanashi's high school sport federation said the sanitiser had been stored in an unlabelled plastic bottle alongside those containing drinking water in a cardboard box.

published on : 10th May 2022

Quitting not an option for bodybuilder cop

 By profession, he is a police constable who enforces law and order when there is a need. By passion, he is a bodybuilder and aspires to become an international-level athlete.

published on : 8th May 2022

Ukraine Paralympic chief fears disabled sport 'will die' in the country after Russia's invasion

The eastern European country has 2.7 million people living with disabilities and has traditionally punched above its weight at both Summer and Winter Paralympic Games.

published on : 6th May 2022

Srihari sets meet records

Ace swimmer Srihari Nataraj created two new meet records in the 100m freestyle and the 50m backstroke with a timing of 50.98s and 26.10s, respectively.

published on : 29th April 2022

Shailaja serves notice of her talent

But it is such kinds of competition (like KIUG), where we need to do well and gain that much needed experience for the other main events,” said the 20-year-old Gupta.

published on : 27th April 2022

Support eludes these TN para-athletes, not medals

Para-athletes across Tamil Nadu are now waiting for the State to sanction the incentives provided for those winning medals in national events.

published on : 7th April 2022

Russia, Belarus athletes formally banned from multi-sport European Championships

Organizers of the August 11-21 championships in Munich, Germany, said they supported decisions by officials from the nine individual sports not to invite Russian and Belarusian athletes and officials.

published on : 17th March 2022

Lack of support from govt costing us spots at national meet: Para athletes

A para athlete told last year, TN Paralympic Association took care of the travel expense for the venue was nearer.

published on : 16th March 2022

Eye on returning Hima as athletes seek good run in first Indian Grand Prix

Among the standout names who will be on show is Hima Das, the national record holder in the women’s 400m.

published on : 13th March 2022

Athletes force a change in ban of Russians at Paralympics 

Athletes around the world cheered when leaders of the Paralympics booted Russia from the Games.

published on : 4th March 2022

As war rages, Paralympics opening in Beijing without Russia 

Chinese President Xi Jinping and International Paralympic Committee President Andrew Parsons were to attend the opening ceremony. The Games close on March 13.

published on : 4th March 2022

Russians, Belarusians out of Paralympics amid boycott risk

The about-face came less than 24 hours after the International Paralympic Committee announced it would allow Russians and Belarusians to compete when the Games open on Friday.

published on : 3rd March 2022
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