In self-isolation, I have found some freedom: Mary Kom

The COVID-19 pandemic has isolated her from the world outside but iconic Indian boxer M C Mary Kom says the forced slowdown of life, as usual, has also redefined the meaning of freedom for her. Mary Kom has self-isolated at her Delhi residence since returning from the this month’s Asian Olympic Qualifiers in Jordan where she booked herself a second Olympic berth. Continue Reading

‘Magnificent Mary’ and bunch of debutants shoulder medal hopes

Six-time champion M C Mary Kom’s seemingly endless reservoir of experience makes her a strong medal contender yet again but the spotlight will also be on some youngsters when India takes guard at the World Women’s Boxing Championship starting here on Thursday. Continue Reading

Chennai’s Nethra Kumanan selected in IFSG’s ‘Stars of Tomorrow’

The Indian Federation of Sports Gaming (IFSG), India’s first sports gaming industry body, launched its athlete support programme, ‘Stars of Tomorrow’ (SOT), with an aim to identify and support India’s future sporting talent in diverse set non-mainstream sports such as Sailing, Squash, Tennis, Swimming and Golf to name a few. Continue Reading