SPORTS ACADEMY

  • Rahul Dravid is newest member of Laureus World Sports Academy July 16, 2014

    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 fourthhighest 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 Sehwags 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...