International Hockey Federation allows defenders to use metal grills during penalty corner
International Hockey Federation allows defenders to use metal grills during penalty corner

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has decided to allow the defenders wear protective metal grills while trying to stop the powerful dragflicks during penalty corner conversion.

Defenders Kamaljeet Kumar, Nihal Chandran extend contracts at Mumbai FC
Defenders Kamaljeet Kumar, Nihal Chandran extend contracts at Mumbai FC

Defenders Kamaljeet Kumar and Nihal Chandran have extended their contract with I-League football club Mumbai FC.

Kerala Blasters signs defenders McAllister, Falvey, Saumik
Kerala Blasters signs defenders McAllister, Falvey, Saumik

Kerala Blasters on Sunday announced the signing of defenders James McAllister, Colin Falvey and Saumik Dey, sprucing their defense for the forthcoming Indian Super League.

Barca looking to buy ``forward and defenders``: President

Barcelona are in the market for "a forward and defenders", president Josep Bartomeu said on Wednesday, as the club look to rebuild after ending last season without major silverware for the first time in six years.

NHRC focuses on protecting rights of human rights defenders

NHRC chairman K G Balaksrishan
on Friday said human rights defenders should not only focus on
protection of civil and political rights of the people but
also on their economic and social rights, especially in
backward areas.