The Government through the Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) has sanctioned a 40 day training camp for wrestler Vinesh Phogat along with her personal coach Woller Akos, her sparring partner Priyanka Phogat and her physiotherapist Poornima Raman Ngomdir. The camp will take place from December 28, 2020 to January 24, 2021 at the Vasas Sports Club in Budapest, Hungary and… Continue reading "40 day overseas coaching camp sanctioned for Vinesh Phogat in Hungary and Poland under TOPS"
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Chess prodigies of Velammal Vidyalaya, Mel Aynambakkam, D. Gukesh(Std IX) and Rakshitta Ravi(X) won the Gold Medal in the (U-14 open) and (U-16 girls) category respectively at the FIDE Online World Cadets and Youth Rapid Chess Championships 2020, held recently. Rakshitta Ravi won against her opponent Song Yuxin from China to gain full points and D. Gukesh beat the Russian… Continue reading "Velammal’s Chess Champions do it for India again"
In major thrust to indigenous games, Sports Ministry includes Gatka, Kalaripayattu, Thang-Ta and Mallakhamba in Khelo India Youth Games 2021
The Sports Ministry has approved the inclusion of four Indigenous Games to be a part of Khelo India Youth Games 2021, scheduled to take place in Haryana. The games include: Gatka, Kalaripayattu, Thang-Ta and Mallakhamba. Speaking about the decision, Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Shri Kiren Rijiju said, “India has a rich heritage of indigenous sports, and it… Continue reading "In major thrust to indigenous games, Sports Ministry includes Gatka, Kalaripayattu, Thang-Ta and Mallakhamba in Khelo India Youth Games 2021"
Dutee Chand and KT Irfan included in TOPS Core group along with some promising young athletes in Development Group
8 Track and Field Athletes were included in the core group of the Target Olympic Podium Scheme at the 50th MOC meeting held on November 26. 7 Track and Field Athletes were included in the TOPS developmental group. The decision to include athletes in the TOPS core group was based on their performance progression and their qualification or high probability… Continue reading "Dutee Chand and KT Irfan included in TOPS Core group along with some promising young athletes in Development Group"
NO REGISTRATION OR PARTICIPATION FEES – AMAZING PRIZES TO BE WON – TOURNAMENT SEMI-FINAL AND FINALS TO BE STREAMED ON JIOTV – TOURNAMENT DATES: 28TH NOVEMBER TO 25TH DECEMBER JioGames is hosting a 27-day Clash Royale tournament, in which the winner will be bestowed the ‘India Ka Gaming Champion’ title. Clash Royale is a freemium, real-time, multiplayer strategy video game,… Continue reading "Clash Royale Partners with JIO for a 27-Day Gaming Tournament"
JIO MAKES WATCHING IPL EVEN MORE ENJOYABLE; BUNDLES DATA, VOICE & TEXT BENEFITS WITH DISNEY+ HOTSTAR VIP IN JIO CRICKET PLANS • LAUNCHES MULTIPLE AFFORDABLE TARIFF PLANS WITH FREE DISNEY+ HOTSTAR VIP SUBSCRIPTION TO WATCH LIVE IPL MATCHES • PREPAID PLANS COVERING 1 MONTH, 2 MONTHS, 3 MONTHS AND 1 YEAR VALIDITY • SPECIAL DATA ADD-ONS ALSO AVAILABLE There is… Continue reading "IPL-Jio Cricket plans"
The tournament is being held in partnership with United Karnataka Chess Association The Karnataka Youth Empowerment and Sports Department, Government of Karnataka, is pleased to announce that it will be hosting an online Chess Tournament to raise funds for Covid-19 relief, in association with United Karnataka Chess Association (Affiliated to AICF, recognised by the Karnataka Government) and Bengaluru-based Mobile Premier… Continue reading "Government of Karnataka and MPL to host online Chess Tournament to raise funds for COVID-19 relief"
Master Darshan R , Class 3 of Velammal Vidyalaya, Paruthipattu, represented Tamilnadu and grabbed the Gold medal in 1000 metres, the Silver medal in 500 metres and the Bronze medal in 4×200 metres relay race in fancy inline skating under 8 age group category and bagged the overall championship in the 20th SSFI National Meet 2020, held at NIT International Skating… Continue reading "Velamal’s Roller Skating Champion"
Nita Ambani, the owner of Mumbai Indians cricket team franchise, has been named in the list of 10 most influential women in sports for 2020 alongside likes of tennis superstar Serena Williams and gymnast Simone Biles. Sports business network, iSportconnect releasing its ‘Influential Women in Sport’ list for 2020 said: “After beginning with an original shortlist of 25, it has… Continue reading "Nita Ambani features in 10 most influential women in sports"