Sports in India

Low Female Participation in Sports in India

In India, Gender ratios in sports are highly skewed and the female participation in sports is marginal and insufficient. This issue should be analysed in the light of the below questions: What can be advantages of women participating in sports? What are the major constraints that led to highly skewed gender ratio in sports participation ..


Boxing Ban Issue and New Boxing Federation of India

On 20th December 2016, the AIBA, world body of boxing has fully recognized the newly formed Boxing Federation of India (BFI). With this, the four year administrative logjam in the sports has ended; and India’s return to the international boxing fold has been completed. Background Story The first governing body for boxing in India was ..