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Jul 27, 2017
Virender Sehwag named in Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award committee; P Gopichand to pick Dronacharya awardeesThe Arjuna Award Committee will be headed by Justice (retired) CK Thakkar and will meet on 3 August to select this year's awardees.
Jun 08, 2017
Dhyan Chand's son appreciates government's efforts to push for Bharat Ratna for hockey legendOlympian Ashok Kumar said, "I appreciate the government for doing this (requesting Bharat Ratna0 to recognise Dhyan Chand. We are all very happy. People across the country are appreciating this."
Jun 07, 2017
Sports ministry nominates Dhyan Chand for Bharat Ratna, one more timeThe sports ministry has written to the Prime Minister's Office, requesting Bharat Ratna for the late Dhyan Chand in what can be considered its latest push to bestow the hockey legend with India's highest civilian honour.
May 13, 2017
Sachin: A Billion Dreams, Saina Nehwal — Sports biopics have found favour in BollywoodSports biopics are the flavour of the season with films planned on no fewer than seven sportspersons currently in the works, or ready for release
May 02, 2017
MS Dhoni to produce biopic on hockey legend Dhyan Chand? Varun Dhawan may play lead roleBuzz is that MS Dhoni will join Karan Johar as the producer of this film, which will star Varun Dhawan in the lead role.
Apr 19, 2017
Sports ministry to seek assessment report of infrastructure, coaches at SAI centresAppalled by the state of infrastructure and coaching at some of the SAI centres, Sports Minister Vijay Goel says he has sought an assessment report of the facilities as well as the coaches employed there.
Dec 31, 2016
Lodha panel-like reforms should be implemented in all sports, Olympians plead before SCSportspersons have filed a writ petition in the SC to incorporate the sweeping recommendations of Lodha Committee into all other sports in the country.
Dec 08, 2016
Junior Hockey World Cup: Adverse weather conditions forces FIH to reschedule evening matchesAdverse weather conditions today forced the International Hockey Federation to reschedule the evening match timings of the men's Junior Hockey World Cup, which began at the Major Dhyan Chand Astroturf Stadium.
Dec 07, 2016
Thick layer of fog hampers visibility at Junior Hockey World Cup venue; FIH worriedAdverse weather conditions in North India this time of the year was always a concern after Lucknow was named host city of 2016 World Cup, and the FIH now seems to be in for a tough time as visibility at the venue dropped considerably just a day before the start of the 16-team event in Lucknow on Wednesday.
Dec 07, 2016
Hockey Junior World Cup: Hosts India look to push minnows Canada over in tournament openerIndia will be aiming to end their title drought spanning over a decade and half when they take on minnows Canada in their opening group league fixture in the Junior Hockey World Cup.