ECO-FRIENDLY SPORTS

Nature is the world’s best playground. The journey of humankind started by playing with nature, gently and without hurting it. Our ancestors played in nature’s lap, whether it was cricket, football, golf or any other game. But, when we got civilized and technologically advanced, we started building big playgrounds and stadiums. Because it became the need […]

David Dixon: The Man who changed Tennis forever

If there’s one man to whom today’s tennis players should be indebted for their huge earnings by playing tennis, it would be none other than David Frank Dixon. A businessman from New Orleans, he changed tennis forever. He not only gave colour and sound to the game, but also created World Championship Tennis (WCT), a […]

How Women led the Bicycle Revolution?

On June 3, when we celebrate World Bicycle Day, we must thank the women’s fraternity for making ‘Cycling’ a global hit. When the motorcycles started ruling the Indian roads after the LPG policy (liberalisation, privatisation and globalisation) was introduced, everyone thought it would sound a death knell for bicycles. Besides, attractive and hassle-free two-wheeler loans […]

TEX SCHRAMM – THE MAN WHO BUILT THE DALLAS COWBOYS

If it wasn’t for Texas Earnest Schramm Jr, an American Football executive, the ‘Dallas Cowboys’ would not have been what it is today.  From a little-known expansion team in Dallas, it has grown in prominence over the years to an influential franchise of the National Football League (NFL) and metamorphosed into ‘America’s team’ through Schramm’s […]

Let’s Support Barca, Real Madrid & Juventus

In 1880, when the dispute began between the Football Association (FA) and Bolton Wanderers, English football club over the introduction of PROFESSIONALISM in football, it was a rebellious idea. But the Football Association (FA) accepted professionalism in English football on 20 July 1885. On 22 March 1888, William McGregor, director of Aston Villa wrote a […]

Strategies to generate employment and revenue from Sports

What government needs to do to generate employment and revenue from Sports? Sport is a sector that generates billions of dollars as revenue and millions of jobs globally could play a major role in the reconstruction of India during and after the Covid19 pandemic. It is natural to wonder how the sports sector, which drains […]