Sports Academy

  • Rahul Dravid is newest member of Laureus World Sports Academy 1 week ago

    London: Former India cricket captain Rahul Dravid has been elected as the newest member of Laureus World Sports Academy, becoming the 47th member of the panel. Dravid, the fourth-highest run scorer in Test cricket, was at a school on Wednesday in London's East End, meeting young coaches who have been trained...
  • Finance Minister Arun Jaitley allocates Rs.400 crore for Indian sports July 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday allocated Rs.400 crore for the development of Indian sports, including upgradation of sports infrastructure in Jammu and Kashmir, a sports university in Manipur and training for athletes for the upcoming Commonwealth Games and Asian games. The biggest beneficiary was the state of Jammu...
  • Yuvraj offered land in Punjab for sports academy May 4, 2012

    Chandigarh: Following in cricketer Virender Sehwag’s footsteps, who has a cricket academy and school in Jhajjar, Haryana, Yuvraj Singh is all set to open a sports academy in Punjab. Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday offered to allot 20 acres of land near Chandigarh to Yuvraj Singh for...