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Sports ministry increases award money; Paralympic winners to get as much as Olympic medallists

Jan 29, 2015

Sports ministry increases award money; Paralympic winners to get as much as Olympic medallists

Olympic champions will now get Rs.75 lakh, silver medallists Rs.50 lakh and bronze medal winners Rs.30 lakh. #Sports #Olympics #Sports Ministry #SportsTracker #Paralympics #Sarbananda Sonowal
How SC verdict on BCCI has pushed Indian sports towards accountability

Jan 23, 2015

How SC verdict on BCCI has pushed Indian sports towards accountability

With its much-awaited verdict in the case on IPL spot-fixing and conflicts of interest in the BCCI, the Supreme Court has gently guided Indias notoriously misgoverned sports governing bodies towards more accountability. #BCCI #HowThisWorks #India #Supreme Court #N Srinivasan #IPL spot-fixing #Indian Sports #Sports governing bodies #International Olympic Charter
Mark Schultz apologises for criticising 'Foxcatcher'

Jan 20, 2015

Mark Schultz apologises for criticising 'Foxcatcher'

Olympic wrestler Mark Schultz, who is the subject of Oscar nominated film Foxcatcher, has apologised for his criticism earlier. #Mark Ruffalo #Foxcatcher #Olympic wrestler #Mark Schultz
Maybe I will not continue after Rio Olympics, says Mary Kom

Jan 13, 2015

Maybe I will not continue after Rio Olympics, says Mary Kom

Mary Kom rued that so far she has been the only Olympic medallist from the North East. #Sports #India #Boxing #TheySaidIt #Mary Kom #2016 rio olympics

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Bidding for 2024 Olympics would only fuel corruption in India

Jan 14, 2014

Bidding for 2024 Olympics would only fuel corruption in India

I think it is time to lose the "Superpower vanity" we Indians have and get down to the business of getting our hands dirty doing real work. That is how you will convince the world that we are indeed worthy of that tag. Not by shouting from the rooftops. #Sports #India #China #Olympics #Olympic Games #LetterstoFP #2024 Olympic Games
'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Sep 07, 2013

'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Husband and manager, Ouler Kom talks about his wife Mary Kom, how they met, got married and the hardships she has suffered. #Delhi #Manipur #Olympics #Mary Kom #InHisEyes #National Games #Ouler Kom