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05, Jan 2017, by : Veturi Srivatsa

A Supreme Court bench, headed by outgoing Chief Justice Tirath Singh Thakur, on Monday finally put its stamp on the Justic Rajendra Mal Lodha Committee report by ordering the removal of Anurag Thakur as president of the Indian cricket board and Ajay Shirkey as its secretary.Read News

03, Jan 2017, by : Abhishek Purohit

Indian hockey in 2016 saw its process of improvements delivering results, marked by a silver medal at the FIH Champions Trophy and a perfect end to the year in the form of the Junior World Cup title after a gap of 15 years that enlightens future hopes. Read News

03, Jan 2017, by : Abhishek Purohit

Indian badminton this year saw P.V. Sindhu coming out of the shadow of her illustrious Hyderabadi city rival Saina Nehwal, who was blighted by multiple injuries that marred the second half of her season.Read News

02, Jan 2017, by : Nivedita can

They faced opposition from the community when they started wrestling and yet went on to win gold medals for the country. Now, with "Dangal" bringing alive their journey to success, Geeta and Babita Phogat hope that such movies will motivate many Indians to push their daughters into sports.Read News

28, Dec 2016, by : Debayan Mukherjee

Bengaluru FC provided the sparks, while the national men's team advanced in rankings despite an overall tepid show during 2016 - a crucial year for Indian soccer that saw the authorities busy preparing facilities for the first-ever Under-17 World Cup on home soil.Read News

28, Dec 2016, by : Tridib Baparnash

It has been a year of fireworks for Indian cricket. The players have unfurled stupendous performances to close the year as the top ranked Test team, while off the field, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) top brass have been at the receiving end of the Supreme Court's ire for defying the Justice R.M. Lodha Committee's recommendations.Read News

17, Dec 2016, by : FnF Desk

Notwithstanding the heartbreak at the Rio Olympics, Indian paddlers put up a good show in 2016 as they scaled new heights and scripted success stories in various parts of the globe to make it a good year for the sport in the country.Read News

15, Nov 2016, by : FnF Desk

Indian sport will flourish only when the athletes start making a living out of it. Cricket has shown the way with the highly popular Indian Premier League (IPL) and others have quickly followed to make India the hub of global pro leagues.Read News

22, Oct 2016, by : FnF Desk

Soon, the Indian cricket board might cry before the Supreme Court in a filmi style that "tareekh pe tareekh, tareekh pe tareekh, tareekh pe tareekh milti gayi My Lord, per insaaf nahi mila! -- got date after date, date after date, date after date, My Lord, but no justice. Read News

19, Oct 2016, by : FnF Desk

A slight tweaking of the national chess championship rules, increasing the prize money, engaging foreign coaches, corporate sponsorships and glamourising the game could transform the Indian chess scenario, experts say.Read News

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