Among many firsts, Football Delhi, the capital city's official soccer association, will have smart cards for its players, coaches, referees. FD has roped in sportswear company Athletic Drive as sponsors
The sports ministry is spending crores on India's Olympic medal prospects. The Target Olympic Podium Scheme programme is too individualistic and unsustainable, feels Pulella Gopichand in new book Dreams of a Billion -- India And the Olympic Games
A merger between the 130-year-old Mohun Bagan club and an Indian Super League franchise like ATK is a clear indication of how heritage is dying a certain death in the face of muscle-flexing by corporate giants
In Dreams of a Billion: India And The Olympic Games, a book authored by historian Boria Majumdar and journalist Nalin Mehta, Pullela Gopichand has for the first time reacted on Saina Nehwal deserting his academy for Prakash Padukone's after the 2014 World Badminton Championships in Denmark
At 5 feet 10 and with an attractive blonde braid, Mary Pierce was just not a Grand Slam champion but the delight of lensmen for her sex appeal. The 2000 French Open champion recounts her tumultuous career and life in the mid-forties
Rani Rampal has been playing hockey for close to two decades. She has helped India qualify for the Tokyo Olympics in July-August this year. Rani was voted World Games Athlete of the Year 2019, the first Indian ever to win this award
Yohan Blake, the youngest ever world 100 metres champion, blames coach Glen Mills for not letting him challenge Usain Bolt enough number of times. Was Bolt scared of losing to Blake, his training partner?