Category: Sports

Yoga & its Importance

Meaning of Yoga: The word yoga is derived from the Sanskrit word ‘Yuj’ which means union or to join. It refers to unity of body, mind and spirit. It teaches the means by which the individual soul can be united…

Sports Awards in India

Govt. of India gives awards to the sportspersons to honour their abilities. National Sports awards are given to those persons who bring laurels for their country and achieve something extraordinary position at international level. Name of these national sports awards…

Sachin Tendulkar: The Master of Cricket

Sachin Tendulkar the youngest Indian to make ODI Debut. He has won most Man of the match awards i.e. 62.He is Joint recorder of most world cup appearances i.e. 6(1992 to 2011) ODI Debut: Pakistan vs. India at Gujranwala, Dec…

Twenty20 (T-20)

  A Twenty20 game involves two teams; each has a single innings, batting for a maximum of 20 overs.T-20 takes the time of 3 hours and 30 minutes to complete (nearly 100 minutes in one inning). Because of less time…

Cricket

Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players on a field, at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard long pitch. White ball is used to play limited overs cricket match where as red ball…

Facts and Figures: London Olympics 2012

Opening Ceremony: 27th July No of tickets: 8 million No of Athletes: 10,500 approx Estimated cost: $14.5 billion Participation of Countries from: Asia -44, Africa-53, Europe-49, Americans-41, Ocenia-17 Closing ceremony: 12th August Top 20 medal winning countries: Name of Countries…

Hockey and it’s present position

Hockey is the national game of India.It is the oldest game played by the Indian people.But the present position of Hockey team and it’s association is very poor.There is no proper fund and facilities provided to the players & its…