Even after the popularity of other sports like Cricket or Badminton in India, hockey has enjoyed a perfect status and still many are unaware of the fact that hockey is not the national sport of India.read more
A coach is the one who knows the way, shows the way and goes the way.
It is not easy to become a coach. Effective coaching especially in sports does not only require skills but an ability to work under pressure. A coach has the role to influence the team, work with them and supervise them.read more
It is that time again when we are excited about the new beginnings, trying to get out of this whirlwind happening year after year and make some useful and self-constructing resolutions for ourselves.read more
It’s a breadth of fresh air when you get on a ground where kids are playing cricket at a semi amateur level with a white leather ball and that too young kids none older than 14 years. That is the scene that you get at Junior Pitch U-14 cricket tournament organised by Sehwag Cricket Academy.read more
Getting a super toned body is a dream for almost every one of us. People generally desire for a balance weight throughout and an exercise which hits and targets each area individually is the dumbbell thrust.
This move is basically a full squat moving up and down in a process of butt and arms. This exercise will let you lose weight and shape your entire body.read more
Quit often we experience inability to visit our gym. It may be due to running out of time, not a happening gym available nearby or just like that! Well that doesn’t mean that you can’t workout….read more
Life is a packet full of adventures. You must go on adventures to find out where you truly belong. It is a well said quote that jobs fill your pocket but adventure fills your soul. One such adventure is Rock Climbing.read more
The history of Indian sports started from Vedic era. Ideally the religious rites have powerful physical culture in ancient India. “Duty is in my right hand and the fruits of victory in my left hand” are motivational slogans of Olympics that time. Even at some time these words the motivational oaths of Olympics. But today thighs were totally changed and technology were fed into sports; dramatically Indian sports have reached the peak of excellence. We Indians having such strong foundations in sports, but the paining fact is,read more
Playnlive.com is thankful to you for taking out time to give this interview. We have tried to cover most parts of your journey within these 5 questions.
What age did you start playing badminton? How did your parents support you in taking up this sport professionally?
ANSWER: I started playing badminton at the age of 10. Well, I was an athlete before I took badminton very seriously. My events was 100m and 200m. and I used to play badminton just for fun with my father. And I liked the sport very much and started taking part in the tournament. One day my 100m final and my U-13 singles final was at the same time. So, my parents decided to leave 100m and play the final of singles. And I did so, and lost the finals. And if I would have ran the 100m I would have won it easily. But you know, failure is the first step of success.. And from then on I just continued with badminton. It was my parents decision so I get full support from my family.read more
Every player knows his ups and downs and his frequency to perform the game. There are three variants in which a player is distinguished i.e. a casual player, regular player, intensive player. These are the categories which are assigned according to the time he devotes to this sport. Choosing the best products for your sport is a dilemma as to where to choose from or which product suits your needs the best.read more