As we celebrate the 69th Republic Day to remember the constitution of our great nation, lest we forget are those Indian Army Athletes who also made India proud. 26th January is an important landmark in Indian history. On January 26th each year, Indians celebrate the Constitution of India coming into force in 1950. Indian Army Athletes – 26th January - A Moment of Pride On … [Read more...] about Indian Army Athletes who made India Proud!
Indian players sports biopic is taking Bollywood by storm. Each year many celebrities are teaming up with producers and directors to showcase the wonders of their favourite sports personalities. The trend of sports biopic started getting traction from the last eight to ten years. Lagaan, Chak De India and Mary Kom were the first to lead the bandwagon, and since then we have … [Read more...] about 7 Indian Players Sports Biopic you don’t want to miss!!!
Archery was always an important part of the Indian culture. From being featured in mythological stories and paintings to being a favourite pastime of Kings and their families; archery played its part everywhere. In modern day archery, the shift from the simple wooden bows and arrows to the hi-tech compound bows that professional archers use today was gradual. Limba Ram himself … [Read more...] about Archery Legend Limba Ram: From Bulls to Bull’s-Eye
Karnam Malleswari is a true legend in the Indian women weightlifting circuit. She has brought many laurels to the country with her breathtaking performances. Not just world weightlifting championship, but Karnam Malleswari created history when she won the Bronze at 2000 Sydney Olympics. A girl was born in a small village of Andhra Pradesh. She started weightlifting at the … [Read more...] about Karnam Malleswari and her Journey to become India’s first female Olympic Medalist
Sita Sahu, is a double Special Olympics medalist from India. Originally from Madhya Pradesh, she was barely fifteen when she won bronze medals in the 200m and 4X400m relay race events held in 2011 during the Special Olympics in Athens.From Chaat stalls to the Olympics race track, this sportswoman from Madhya Pradesh, has come a long way. SPORTING PRODIGIES - Sita Sahu: Sachin … [Read more...] about Sita Sahu: Biography and Profile of India’s Special Olympic Medalist
Sania Mirza is the single most influential sportsperson of women tennis in India. The girl from Hyderabad has got many laurels for India with her brilliant display of tennis. Along with Mahesh Bhupathi and Leander Paes, Sania has made her mark on the international circuit as one of India's most grand slam winning tennis player. Sania Mirza played her first international … [Read more...] about Sania Mirza: The Queen of Aces
Bulls furiously racing down the track with their riders, men adorning big turbans and flowing beards, multitudes of riders balancing upon a speeding motorbike in formation; no this is not a scene from a big budget Bollywood movie nor is this part of any elaborate circus. This extravaganza of high voltage action and eye-popping colours is known as the Annual Kila Raipur … [Read more...] about Rural India keeping the sporting culture alive
Very few people have worked as and excelled in various professions at the same time the way Ashwini Nachappa has. She is not only an accomplished Indian athlete but also an actress, educationist, coach and now a sports activist. The girl who set the track ablaze with her outstanding performances, Ashwini Nachappa is a one multi-faceted personality. A woman with many … [Read more...] about Ashwini Nachappa: The Indian Athlete with Glamour
In an illustrious careers spanning over decades, Jankidas Mehra lived a dual life. He was not just an Olympian but also an actor, filmmaker and producer. There is not much information about this forgotten legend. But, team KreedOn gives you low down on time and life of India's cycling legend. Jankidas Mehra served as the only Indian member of the International Olympic … [Read more...] about Jankidas Mehra – India’s First Olympic Cyclist
Rehan Poncha is the poster boy of Indian swimming. Have you ever heard of an athlete representing India in Olympics for two different sports. Well, we might witness that in 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Meet Rehan Poncha, an Olympic Indian Swimmer and Arjuna Awardee. Swimming career of Rehan Poncha Rehan began swimming in Mumbai at the age of 7. At the age of 13 he moved to … [Read more...] about Rehan Poncha Olympian Indian Swimmer Profile, Information