Khelo India Youth Games 2020 will help me prepare for upcoming events, says Junior World Cup gold medallist Hriday Hazarika
ISSF Junior World Cup gold medallist Hriday Hazarika on Thursday said the third edition of the Khelo India Youth Games will help him prepare for the upcoming international tournaments in 2020.
The sanction is for the period between October to December this year, and will be paid to each athlete as a sum of Rs 10000 a month.
Athletics Federation of India to provide grants to 100 district associations to fuel growth of track and field events
The grant will also help the associations compete in the National Inter-District Junior Athletics Meet (NIDJAM) each year. AFI President Adille Sumariwalla said it would be a pilot project this year and the support would be extended to more districts in a couple of years
Age fraud in sports: Indian federations need to impose long-term bans to bring age-old menace under control
Most NSFs do not treat age fraud with as much concern, except offering some lip-sympathy to those players who are affected by it all
Having won seven gold medals at the Khelo India Youth Games 2019, swimmer Srihari Nataraj eyes Olympics qualification.
Named after India’s shooting legend, 10-year-old Abhinav Shaw creates history at Khelo India Youth Games
Abhinav still has a long journey ahead to emulate the achievements of India’s shooting icon after whom he was named. But the blazing start to his career has raised hopes of a bright future.
Khelo India Youth Games 2019: Hosts Maharashtra continue to lead medal table; Delhi, Haryana complete top three
Maharashtra now has 64 gold, 51 silver, and 62 bronze medals at the ongoing Khelo India Youth Games 2019 in Pune.
Khelo India Youth Games 2019: Aditee Dandekar, Arik Dey shine as Maharashtra end gymnastics campaign on high
With 18 medals (nine gold, six silver and three bronze), Maharashtra were also crowned champions in gymnastics
Khelo India Youth Games 2019: Aged 10, Abhinav Shaw is youngest winner after claiming 10m air rifle mixed gold with Mehuli Ghosh
The 10-year-old from Asansol has been named after Abhinav Bindra, who won India's first individual gold at the Olympics
Khelo India Youth Games 2019: 'Let kids play,' urges Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore as second edition of event begins
Rathore, a silver medallist at the 2004 Athens Olympics, tweeted a video, urging people to tweet, retweet and share their experiences with hashtags #5MinuteAur and #KheloIndia to support the youngsters to take up sports.
Khelo India Youth Games 2019: Hosts Maharashtra look for home comfort as second edition kicks off in Pune
Hosts Maharashtra, who finished second in the inaugural edition of Khelo India Games last year, are aiming to grab the top spot from Haryana.
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore cited the beautiful game's rising popularity even as India skipper Sunil Chhetri recently pleaded the fans to throng the stadiums to watch the national team play in the Intercontinental Cup in Mumbai.
The Para Games will be conducted by Paralympic Committee of India while all the funding will be done by the Sports Ministry under the Khelo India Scheme.
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore interview: Sports can't be anyone's fiefdom, we need an ecosystem to nurture raw talent
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Commonwealth Games success, future of Indian sports, fake news, BJP's electoral chances and more.
News18's Rising India Summit: Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore says govt plans to launch second phase of Khelo India games
At News18's Rising India Summit, sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore spoke about sports, politics and everything else in the middle
Khelo India can be a game changer for Indian sport if managed efficiently, but that's a big 'if' the govt has to contend with
If handled efficiently, and with an iron hand, Khelo India can be the game changer that Indian sport has been looking for.
Khelo India School Games: Haryana go past Maharashtra to emerge overall champions as Games draw to close
Haryana were in full flow on the final day as their athletes won 15 gold, nine silver and 18 bronze for a day's total of 42 medals, while Maharashtra had 12 gold, six silver and eight bronze and a total of 26 medals.
Jharkhand provided the talking point of the day with three of their boxers reaching the finals of their respective weight categories at the Khelo India School Games
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore says Khelo India games will in future include a separate women's championship
Addressing a press conference at the sidelines of the ongoing Khelo India School Games (KISG), Rathore said the number of disciplines in the ongoing event will also be increased from the current 16.
Urging the need to create sports cities, cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar today said his vision is to see India becoming a multi-sport nation.