Padmini Rout holds the honours of International Master and Woman Grandmaster and has been a world champion since 2008.
Aditi Ashok is a young golfer representing India at the international level and the winner of 3 Ladies European Tours.
An erstwhile national volleyball and football athlete, Arunima Sinha is the first woman with an amputation to scale Mount Everest.
Five players from India bagged gold medals in the AIBA Women's Boxing Championship in Guwahati, putting India top of the medal chart.
Nowadays, organisations are undertaking programs where they initiate development through sports, with focus on women and adolescent girls.
When it comes to reporting about sportswomen, media representation also reflects the sexist and discriminatory nature of society.
Insha Mir has struggled against patriarchal diktats for over a decade and today captains her college cricket team.
Here is a list of Bollywood movies that revolve around the male-dominated sports field with a special focus on women in sports.
Here's a look at the Indian Women's Hockey Team, who made it possible for India to get back the title of Continental Champions after 13 years.
Busy rejoicing over the win of the men’s team in the Asia Cup, no one noticed that the women's team is also playing in the same tournament.