Badminton Weekly: Ajay Jayaram In Top 25

Ajay Jayaram’s birthday cake would taste extra sweet today. The Chennai-born shuttler just got back from Seoul, and boy is he happy! With a stupendous performance in the the Korean Open Super Series, Jayaram climbed seven places in rankings. In other news, Gurusaidutt is still trying to find his rhythm after a string of injuries. Manu Attri

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Archery Schedule, 2015: Ample Opportunities To Prepare For Rio

The 2015 World Archery Championships in Copenhagen proved very productive for India. The Deepika Kumari led women’s recurve team, and Mangal Singh Champia, secured Olympic quotas, making Indian prospects for Rio brighter. Here, Sports Rediscovered takes a look at competitions scheduled for the year 2015, where the Indian archers can prove their worth. The events

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Shooting Calendar 2015: Hectic Times For Indian Shooters

On 5th August 2016, Rio will be the place to be. The Olympic Shooting Centre in the Deodoro Olympic Park however, will be more important as far as the Indian contingent is concerned, with eight shooters making the cut. Sports Rediscovered takes a look at events coming up in the shooting calendar prior to the

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Indian Super League (ISL): Schedule For 2015

The Indian Super League is all set for a second round. Sports Rediscovered brings to you the schedule of the matches, starting from the 3rd of October.   Date Match Venue 03 Oct Chennaiyin FC vs Atlético de Kolkata Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai 04 Oct FC Goa vs Delhi Dynamos Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Fatorda, Goa 05

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World Shotgun Championship: Mairaj Khan Books Rio Berth

Mairaj Khan Ahmad walked away from the Trap Concaverde shooting range in Lonato with a spring in his step. The veteran shooter brought glory to the Indian camp, becoming the lone member to bag an Olympic quota in skeet shooting at the ISSF World Shotgun Championship. Sports Rediscovered takes a look at the Indian performances

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Curtain Comes Down On Indian National Open Athletics

The curtain comes down on the 55th Indian National Open Athletics Championships in Kolkata. New records were set, a few tears shed, but all in all, the East Stadium stood witness to some high class performances. The expectations for Rio have increased manifold. Sports Rediscovered brings to you a short report on how things went

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National Open Athletics: Babar And Jaisha Set Meet Records

Talk about sports and we tend to cast aside athletics as an afterthought. Occasionally, though, we come across events that steer not just sporting enthusiasts, but also the common man away from their couches. The 55th National Open Athletics Championship, that kicked off on the 16th of this month in Kolkata, looks like a good

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ISSF World Shotgun Championships: India Opens Account

After a mediocre performance in the last few days,the Indian team bagged its first medal in the ongoing World Shooting Championships in Lonato, with a bronze in the Double trap men’s event.  The trio of Mohammed Asab, Ankur Mittal and Sangram Dahiya accrued a total of 400 points in the team event to finish ahead

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1974 Davis Cup Forfeit: Was It For The Greater Good

There are situations that transcend considerations merely national. In this edition of ‘Blast from the Past’, Sports Rediscovered revisits one such incident. India’s 1974 forfeit of the Davis Cup. The year was 1974. Nelson Mandela was whittling down hours at Robben Island. Protests against the government’s linguistic jingoism in schools had seen widespread protests. The

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ISSF Shotgun Championships: Sandhu Misses Rio Quota

The shooting range in Lonato, Italy has proved barren as far as the Indian contingent is concerned. While Manavjit Singh Sandhu was forced to continue his quest for the Olympic quota, young Manavaditya Singh missed out on a ticket to the finals of the junior Trap event by one point. Sports Rediscovered takes a look

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