Forgotten Heroes Of Indian Contact Sports – Kalpana Devi

To celebrate the contributions of sportsmen/women, and to bring them to the attention of the sports lovers in the country, we have decided to look back at some of the best Indian individual talents from the field of combat sports. Continuing our series of forgotten heroes of Indian contact sports (you can find the first

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Vikas Gowda Wins Triton Invitational

Indian discus thrower Vikas Gowda’s fine form continues. Just a few days after confirming a berth at the prestigious World Championships to be held in August, Gowda added yet another feather to his cap. Vikas threw the discus to a distance of 65.75m to reign supreme at the Triton Invitational at La Jolla in San

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Vikas Gowda Qualifies For World Championships

A few days after a trio of Indian race walkers qualified for the Rio Olympics, there is some more good news for Indian athletics. Commonwealth Games champion discus thrower Vikas Gowda has qualified for the prestigious World Championships with his season’s best throw of 65.25m in a competition at the US Olympic Training Centre in

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Indian Hockey Can Look Up To 2015 With Optimism

2014 was truly one of the best years one can remember for Indian hockey. It’s not often that we see the national team spike the guns of the world’s top four teams in a single year given the dwindling fortunes of the team over the past few decades. It won’t be at all ‘unfair’ to

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2014 Indian Wrestling Recap: Freestyle Glory

With the 2015 National Games just around the corner, Sports Rediscovered brings a recap of how Indian wrestlers fared in 2014. Yogeshwar Dutt scripted history in Incheon by ending a 28-year long wait for a Gold Medal in Wrestling at the Asian Games. While the graph has otherwise gone down a little from the previous year,

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