Hockey is a sport that was born on Indian soil. The legendary Major Dhyan Chand paved the way for hockey in India in the 1930s after helping his team win three consecutive Olympic gold medals. The popularity of major team sports in India is on a significant shift with Cricket grabbing all the attention. But […]Read More Cricket fever makes Hockey second best in India
The oldest equestrian sport, Polo, was modernised in India. The game was earlier called ‘Pulu’ in Manipur where it evolved into a much faster version to that played in the 19th century. Maharaja Sawai Padmanabh Singh of Jaipur is the youngest Indian to participate in a Polo World Cup. He studied liberal arts at the […]Read More The young king has eyes set on Polo crown
Extreme sports such as skydiving, base jumping and scuba diving came into limelight after the X-games used them to promote their events in the 1990s. Archana Sardana is India’s first female BASE jumper, a certified skydiver and the first woman to master the Scuba Diver training in India. She has established herself as one of […]Read More Lady of adventure leads the charge from sky to sea
The issue regarding pitch invasions in football has grown significantly during recent years with an increase in its widespread and occurrence. Gary Wilkinson has been working in the steward and safety department at the Hillsborough stadium for thirty years. He believes that pitch invasion puts the safety of various individuals at risk in the stadium, […]Read More Is pitch invasion a new hurdle in football?
The 2019 UEFA Super cup ended in a dramatic sequence as Liverpool beat Chelsea 5-4 on penalties after a 2-2 result in extra time. Olivier Giroud opened the scoring for Chelsea in the first half as new boy Christian Pulisic was the provider. The VAR ruled out two Chelsea goals in both the halves which […]Read More Liverpool win Super cup on pens
Celtic were unable to qualify for this season’s Champions League after losing 3-4 to CFR Cluj in Glasgow. Late goals from Omrani and Tucudean decided the fate of the Scottish champions. Porto were beaten on away goals after suffering a 2-3 home defeat to FC Krasnodar. The Dragons tried to overturn a three goal deficit […]Read More Porto and Celtic knocked out of Champions League
Bayern Munich have signed Croatian winger Ivan Perisic on a seson long loan with an option to buy from Inter Milan. The 30 year featured in the 2018 World Cup final against France and is a possible replacement for Arjen Robben. Perisic had spells in Germany with Borussia Dortmund and Wolfsburg but this move is […]Read More Perisic joins Bayern on loan