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'Plant-based diet boosts athletes' performance'

A low-fat, vegetarian diet is the most effective dietary pattern clinically shown to reverse plaque.

12 Jan 2019 11:41 AM

Wrapping up an adventurous year!

It was a mix of ambition, patriotism and personal goals that made them push the envelope.

30 Dec 2018 6:55 AM

Increase in cash incentives to outstanding athletes

During the last three-four years, sportspersons of Delhi have excelled in many games.

29 Aug 2018 5:23 AM

Mentors can help female athletes combat gender discrimination

It can also leave a positive impact on women's persistent participation in sports.

14 Aug 2018 9:48 AM

Change in posture may help you score better in math

Slumping over is a defensive posture that can trigger old negative memories in the body and brain.

05 Aug 2018 6:59 PM


Chocolate milk may be better than sports drinks for exercise recovery

In addition to chocolate milk, other popular choices are cereal with milk, smoothies, sandwiches or soup.

14 Jul 2018 1:30 PM

Athletes with shoulder instability can return to sports

Here is what a new study has found.

08 Jul 2018 9:52 AM

Keto diets impact athletes' anaerobic performance

The study has implications both for those, who turn to ketogenic diets for weight loss and for athletes.

02 May 2018 4:21 PM

Young India comes to the fore

India dazzled at the 21st Commonwealth Games and some of its brightest stars were a bunch of sprightly youngsters.

22 Apr 2018 12:12 AM

Estrogen therapy can help female athletes with eating disorder

Female athletes with exercise-induced menstrual dysfunction (associated with low estrogen levels) often have disordered eating behavior.

18 Mar 2018 2:54 PM


Swiss skiers become first athletes to be hit by norovirus at Winter Olympics

While more than 200 people have been hit by the virus, this is the first time anyone from the athletic delegations has been affected.

16 Feb 2018 6:19 PM

Don't let skiing, snowboarding injuries take you downhill

According to researchers, snowboarders were three times more likely than skiers to sustain injury.

14 Jan 2018 5:36 PM

KC College boys and girls reign supreme in RFYS Athletics meet

As many as 1,034 students from 559 schools and colleges took part in the meet which was spread over four days.

22 Dec 2017 12:21 AM

Prehistoric women were stronger than athletes of today

The findings suggest a "hidden history" of gruelling manual labour performed by women that stretched across millennia.

30 Nov 2017 8:03 PM


Scientists discover protein that could help diagnose chronic brain disease

Researchers discover elevated levels of CCL11 in brains of dead football players with CTE, but not in brains of healthy people.

27 Sep 2017 8:23 AM

Juggling between professions

As a child, I was always into sports, but tennis was something which continued to stay with me, says Swetha Devraj.

27 Jul 2017 6:38 AM

Sports For All event to have new additions

SFA is also going to offer Video Analysis Services to participating athletes that will help them better their performance.

22 Jun 2017 12:50 AM

Runversation: Meet the Ultramen

A 10-km swim, a 421-km bike ride and an 84-km run.

28 Feb 2017 2:08 AM

Surprising link between athletics and addiction, study reveals

Athletes stopped playing mainly because of the influence of drugs

14 Feb 2017 5:18 PM