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The Skill, the Will & the Drill lead to the Thrill
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The Skill, the Will & the Drill lead to the Thrill

December 25, 2021

The wizards of Indian Hockey as seen in the earlier Olympics By Dr. K.B. Chinnappa, Sports Scientist India is one of the foremost hockey playing countries of the world. The game was introduced to India by the Britishers during their colonial hold. The native Indians picked up the game so fast and with such high…

Felicitation marks Natl. Sports Day

Felicitation marks Natl. Sports Day

August 30, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Co-operation and District in-Charge Minister S.T. Somashekar offered floral tributes to Major Dhyan Chand, a Hockey wizard on the occasion of his birth anniversary, which is celebrated as National Sports Day (Aug.29). At a function held at Chamundi Vihar Indoor Stadium, he offered flowers to the portrait of Major Dhyan Chand. On this occasion,…


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