SAI to explore possibility of hiring differently-abled coaches to work with hearing, speech-impaired athletes
In a virtual meeting with the Sports Minister, the AISCFD on Thursday highlighted the need for differently-abled coaches for its athletes for clear communication.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Sports Ministry calls meeting with representatives of 11 NSFs to decide future course of action
It has been learnt from reliable sources in the National Sports Federations that Sports Secretary Radheyshyam Julaniya will address two representatives each from the 11 federations invited for a meeting
South Asian Games 2019: Sakshi Malik leads charge as wrestlers' dominant performance sees India pull further ahead in medal tally
It was a gold rush for India in the swimming pool with Kushagra Rawat picking the first top prize of the day in men's 400m freestyle event with a time of 3:49.76 while compatriot Anand Shylaja took the silver in 4:01.02 for an Indian 1-2 finish
Asian Games 2018: With shuttler Saina Nehwal, squash star Dipika Pallikal Karthik in action, here's the full schedule of Day 7
Day seven of the Asian Games promises to be just as entertaining as the days that came before it, with the likes of Mohd. Anas Yahiya, Saina Nehwal and Dipika Pallikal Karthik in action.
Asian Games 2018: India's campaign in women's handball ends after suffering fourth successive defeat
The Indian women's handball team suffered its fourth successive defeat to end its Asian Games campaign at the bottom of the group in Jakarta on Tuesday.
Asian Games 2018: India men's handball team falls short against Bahrain to suffer second successive defeat
The Indian men's handball team went down 25-32 to Bahrain in a Group D preliminary match of the Asian Games at Jakarta on Wednesday.
The Indian men's handball team faced a difficult fight to play in the Asian Games, after the IOA's decision to send only teams that had a top-eight ranking in Asia.
The men's handball team was not in the original 524-member contingent of athletes cleared by the IOA earlier this month.
India's men's handball team has been included in the draw released by the Asian Games organizers even though it was not there in Indian Olympic Association (IOA)'s list of 534 athletes published on 5 June.
Asian Games 2018: Will IOA's chopping and changing of Indian contingent lead to more consistency in selecting disciplines?
We can only hope that IOA has embraced consistency and used one yardstick to clear the different teams for participation. In the wake of all the changes ushered in a week after deadline of submission of entries by name, it has to be hoped that it is in the interest of consistency that IOA added, chopped and changed the composition of the contingent.
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) announced a 524-member contingent of athletes for the 18 August-2 September Asian Games in Indonesia where they will vie for medals in 36 disciplines.
IOA forms selection panel to pick gymnastics team for upcoming Asian Games, decides against sending equestrian team
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Thursday set up a five-member selection panel to pick the gymnastics team for the upcoming Asian Games while also giving clearance to the men's squads of football and handball.
Penalty goals for handling the ball on the line could be a thing of the future if proposals compiled by the International Football Association Board's (IFAB) technical director are accepted.
A national level handball player allegedly committed suicide, leaving behind a note addressed to PM Narendra Modi in which she blamed the denial of free accommodation in her college as the reason behind her step.
Defending champion France defeated Britain 44-15 in the men's Group A opening match on Sunday, dashing the host's hopes for a decent performance in a sport that lacks the popularity and profile of football and rugby in Britain.