Indian Premier League

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women in sports

The Isolation Of Women In Sports – Why Can’t I Play Too?

The state needs to provide better sports facilities in government schools and colleges in order to inculcate sports as a gender-neutral activity and actively promote the participation of women in sports.
Mithali Raj

Mithali Raj: The Dauntless Captain In Blue

Mithali Raj, the captain of the Indian Women's Cricket Team has created history by creating an unbeaten world record of 6,000-run mark in the ODIs.
Padmini Rout

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Padmini Rout holds the honours of International Master and Woman Grandmaster and has been a world champion since 2008.
Aditi Ashok

Aditi Ashok: A Reminder Why Golf Is Not Just A Man’s Sport

Aditi Ashok is a young golfer representing India at the international level and the winner of 3 Ladies European Tours.
Arunima Sinha

Arunima Sinha And The Life Lessons She Can Teach Us

An erstwhile national volleyball and football athlete, Arunima Sinha is the first woman with an amputation to scale Mount Everest.
Meet The 5 Women Boxers Who Bagged Gold At World Youth Boxing

Meet The 5 Women Boxers Who Bagged Gold At World Youth Boxing

Five players from India bagged gold medals in the AIBA Women's Boxing Championship in Guwahati, putting India top of the medal chart.
girls development through sports

How Is Sports Being Used As A Tool For Development?

Nowadays, organisations are undertaking programs where they initiate development through sports, with focus on women and adolescent girls.
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How Does Mainstream Media Represent Sportswomen?

When it comes to reporting about sportswomen, media representation also reflects the sexist and discriminatory nature of society.
Insha Mir

Insha Mir From Kashmir Defiantly Pursues Her Cricket Dreams

Insha Mir has struggled against patriarchal diktats for over a decade and today captains her college cricket team.

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