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2806, 2017

Informative session & panel discussion on Sports Industry in India

International Institute of Sports Management, Mumbai organized an informative session & panel discussion on sports industry in India from an educational perspective on 3rd June 2017. The session was well received by 160 attendees which were a combination of HSC Pass outs & Fresh Graduates looking forward to seek admission in Bachelor & Master Course in Sports Management offered by IISM in association with University of Mumbai. The distinguished panelists & Industry experts for the event were Prof Ratnakar Shetty, GM Game Development BCCI, Mr Vinit Karnik, Business Head Group [...]

2501, 2016

Sachin Tendulkar, Indian sports stars sing national anthem

Yesterday provided another reason for batting great Sachin Tendulkar to remember Centurion 2003 when India clashed with Pakistan in the mother of all cricketing battles at the World Cup in South Africa. Tendulkar unveiled the first ever national anthem featuring sporting icons, called The Sports Heroes at a Bandra hotel yesterday, a couple of days before Republic Day. He also recalled the feeling when the national anthem was recited before the start of the 2011 World Cup final against Sri Lanka. "I can never forget that experience. The entire stadium [...]

2501, 2016

When it is our national anthem, everything else takes a backseat: Tendulkar

Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday said that singing the national anthem in front of a packed Wankhede Stadium before the 2011 World Cup final is the "proudest feeling" he has ever had in his life. "But it (singing of national anthem) goes to a different level altogether, when you are playing against Pakistan in 2003 World Cup (in Centurion), standing inside the stadium, in the middle of the group, with 60,000 people singing 'Jana Gana Mana'," the right-handed former India batsman said here. He was speaking at the unveiling [...]

2501, 2016

Singing national anthem before 2011 WC final my ‘proudest feeling’: Sachin Tendulkar

New Delhi: Ahead of India's 67th Rupublic Day, an emotional Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday said that singing the national anthem in front of a packed Wankhede Stadium before the 2011 World Cup final is the “proudest feeling” he has ever had in his life. Besides being a sporting icon, the batting legend is known for his exemplary duties towards the nation, which includes many social works. And describing the moment in his own words, Tendulkar provided an altogether different charm to the events which unfolded on that fateful day on [...]