Category Articles: Sports

Specter of Storm Maha also looming large over India-Bangladesh T 20 match in Rajkot

November 04, 2019
Specter of Storm Maha also looming large over India-Bangladesh T 20 match in Rajkot

Rajkot: The specter of cyclonic storm 'Maha' in the Arabian sea is also looming large over the T-2- cricket match to be played between India and Bangladesh at Rajkot in Gujarat. The second T 20 match of the three match series between the two neighbouring countries, which was extremely important for India to keep its hopes of the series win alive as it had lost the first match played in Delhi, is scheduled to be played here at the SCA stadium on November 7. Met departme...Read More

EKA Arena by TransStadia in Ahmedabad to host Season 7 playoffs and final

October 14, 2019
EKA Arena by TransStadia in Ahmedabad to host Season 7 playoffs and final

Ahmedabad: Started from 20th July, Vivo Pro Kabaddi took the indigenous sport of Kabaddi to new levels of professionalism this year while bringing entertainment through fun moments from the game. One of the leading venues for the game, EKA Arena by TransStadia in Ahmedabad, which hosted the home leg of the Gujarat Fortune Giants earlier in the tournament will also be playing host to the eliminators, semifinals and final of the seventh season of the Pro Kabaddi League. The playoffs get underw...Read More

Amit Shah’s son Jay Shah elected BCCI secretary unopposed

October 14, 2019
Amit Shah’s son Jay Shah elected BCCI secretary unopposed

New Delhi: Union Home Minister, ruling Bharatiya Janata Party's national president and Gandhinagar Lok Sabha MP Amit Shah's son Jay Shah was unopposed elected as the secretaryof the Board of Control for Cricket in India(BCCI) while MoS in Centre and BJP MP from Himachal Pradesh Anurag Thakur's brother Arun Dhumal became treasurer. Former cricketer Sourav Ganguly has become a new President of the board for a period of 10 months replacing CK Khanna, acting BCCI President. Brijesh Patel is ne...Read More

Play-off round of PKL-7 begins in Ahmedabad tomorrow, Final on Oct 19; Rs 8 crore prize money at stake

October 13, 2019
Play-off round of PKL-7 begins in Ahmedabad tomorrow, Final on Oct 19; Rs 8 crore prize money at stake

Ahmedabad: The play-off round for the season 7 of the Pro Kabaddi League will begin here tomorrow at Transstadia during which a total prize money of Rs 8 crore including Rs 3 crore for the title winner and Rs 1.8 crore for the runners up would be at stake. The final will be played on October 19. The 3 rd and 4 th position teams would also get Rs 90 lakh each while 5 th and 6th place getters would get Rs 45 lakh each. The top six teams based on overall points will fight...Read More

Nita Ambani invites globalsport leaders to ‘New India’, land of limitless sporting opportunities

October 10, 2019
Nita Ambani invites globalsport leaders to ‘New India’, land of limitless sporting opportunities

London: Mrs. Nita Ambani, member of the International OlympicCommittee (IOC) and Founder Chairperson, Reliance Foundation called upon the global leaders in sports to see India as a land of limitless opportunities and invited them to be part of the journey of the world’s youngest nation’sfast-growing sports ecosystem. Delivering a key note speech ‘Inspiring A Billion Dreams : The India Opportunity’, at the Leaders Week 2019 London - the most prestigious global sports leaders conclave ...Read More

Devgadh Bariya gets Astro Turf Hockey Ground

October 09, 2019

Vadodara: Devgadh Bariya in Central Gujarat gets astro turd hockey ground; inauguration took place today.Read More

Reliance Foundation welcomes NBA to India; celebrates 6 years of India partnership

October 04, 2019
Reliance Foundation welcomes NBA to India; celebrates 6 years of India partnership

Mumbai: A stadium full of boys and girls, all in the age of 10 to 16 years were at their sporting best as they cheered for their favourite team during the historic first ever NBA game in India between Indiana Pacers and Sacramento Kings at the NSCI Dome, in Mumbai today. The children, representing Reliance Foundation Junior NBA program, were the special invitees by Mrs Nita Ambani as part of Reliance Foundation’s celebration of a successful 6 years partnership with NBA in India. It was a un...Read More

Nita Ambani to present ceremonial ‘Match Ball’ to NBA

October 03, 2019
Nita Ambani to present ceremonial ‘Match Ball’ to NBA

Mumbai: Mrs. Nita Ambani, Chairperson of Reliance Foundation will have the honour of presenting the ceremonial ‘Match Ball’ to NBA officials on 4th October ahead of the Indiana Pacers vs Sacramento Kings game. The ceremonial match ball handover is a mark of welcoming the NBA to India for their first ever NBA game in the country. With the NBA in India for preseason games, Reliance Foundation is celebrating 6 years of its significant partnership with the League, through the grassroots initi...Read More

Pranav Chirayu Amin elected President of Baroda Cricket Association

September 29, 2019
Pranav Chirayu Amin elected President of Baroda Cricket Association

Vadodara: Pranav Chirayu Amin, was today elected as president of the Baroda Cricket Association. The election for the office bearers of the BCA was held on September 27 and counting was concluded early morning today. The revival panel led by Amin defeated royal panel led by Samarjitsinh Gayekwad by 23-8. Shital Mehta was elected as vice president, Ajit Lele as secretary and Parag Patel as joint secretary 3 of the five member Managing /Apex Committee were el...Read More

Dhanraj Nathwani becomes new Vice President of Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA)

September 28, 2019
Dhanraj Nathwani becomes new Vice President of Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA)

Ahmedabad: Dhanraj Nathwani was today elected as new Vice President of Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) in Annual General Meeting held here. Dhanraj Nathwani is Vice Chairman of Dwarka Devasthan Samiti (Dwarka Temple Board), and President of Gujarat State Football Association. He is also a member of GEER foundation and State Wildlife Board. Number of dignitaries flooded twitter with congratulatory messages to Dhanraj Nathwani. Greetings to @DhanrajNathwani ji on being appointed as the ...Read More

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