Sports

What is BCCI?

BCCI stands for Board of Control of Cricket in India in 1928 by players of Delhi’s Roshnara Club under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act. It is comprised of state cricket associations. The state associations elect their representatives who in turn elect the officials at BCCI. It was set up with the aim of putting […]

What are Asian Games?

Asian Games also called Asiad are the most celebrated and second largest multi-Sports event after Olympic Games. It is recognised by the International Olympic Committee and is held once in every four years. Before the Asian Games came into being, the Far Eastern Championship Games were held and it was only after WWII when many […]

What is the significance of Ashes Series?

The Ashes Series stands for one of the cricket’s highest trophies. The term got birth after England was defeated by Australia on English soil on August 29, 1882. The following day “Sporting Times” supported a mock obituary of English cricket which stated that the body of English cricket will be cremated and the ashes will […]

What are 4 Grandslams?

There are four Grand Slam tournaments in Tennis viz. Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and US Open. They are also called Majors. These are the biggest tennis events of the year. These four majors are played in the same order like first the Australian Open Australian open started in 1905. This tournament held annually in […]