sportsmen

BJP bets big on sportspersons in Haryana Assembly election, names Babita Phogat, Yogeshwar Dutt, Sandeep Singh as its candidates

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has placed its bet high on the sports celebrities for the upcoming Haryana Assembly election, scheduled to be held on October 21. Eminent sports personalities including wrestling champions Babita Phogat, Yogeshwar Dutt and former India hockey captain Sandeep Singh have been named in the first released of candidates released by the BJP on Monday.

Sep 30, 2019, 17:49 PM IST

Wenger blames `unidentified medical products` for injuries suffered by Arsenal players

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has reportedly blamed unidentified medical products for a series of injuries, which his squad has suffered as they chase a top four slot in the Premier League.

Apr 05, 2014, 12:54 PM IST

Cricketers and superstitions!

When it comes to sportsmen, just a long and hard training session is not enough as luck plays a crucial part.

Nov 05, 2011, 17:34 PM IST

Cricketers and superstitions!

When it comes to sportsmen, just a long and hard training session is not enough as luck plays a crucial part.

Nov 05, 2011, 17:34 PM IST

Expert sportsmen exhibit enhanced brain activity

Expert sportsmen are quicker to observe and react to their opponents’ moves than novice players, exhibiting enhanced activation of the cortical regions of the brain, finds a new study.

Feb 13, 2010, 23:34 PM IST

Expert sportsmen exhibit enhanced brain activity

Expert sportsmen are quicker to observe and react to their opponents’ moves than novice players, exhibiting enhanced activation of the cortical regions of the brain, finds a new study.

Feb 13, 2010, 00:00 AM IST