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News  /  Published 14.04.22

Felicitation, UK training for winners of All Bengal Under 15 Cricket Tournament

The Mainland-Sambaran Cricket Academy is planning to send select members of its Under-15 team, which recently won the annual All Bengal Under-15 Cricket Tournament 2022, to train at two of the top cri...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 01.04.22

Glimpses of Uniworld City’s biggest annual sports fiesta— Uniworld Premiere League

Women on top The women’s final was a clash of Minions and Mystic Maya for the second year in a row. Last time, the latter had lifted the trophy but this year, Minions were much stronger, what w...
By Aranyak Mojumder and Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 26.03.22

La Martiniere schools dominate the Inter School Golf Championship at Tollygunge Club

The prize distribution ceremony was held at the Yule Hall, Tollygunge Club, in the presence of  Joydeep Datta Gupta (president, Tollygunge Club), Capt. Sanjiv Dhir (vice president, Tollygunge Clu...

News  /  Published 21.03.22

Rupan Debnath, Tamali Basu clinch top prize in Kolkata marathon

Among women, the 2020 winner, Sabina Khatun (1:42.03) grabbed the title again while Anita Das claimed the first runner-up position with 1:49.04. Priyanka Gupta (1:50.38) finished as second runner-up. ...

News  /  Published 11.03.22

Salt Lake students return to sports with pandemic ebb

Art of losing Playing and winning aside, parents are sending kids to academies to first learn how to lose. “A mother told us she didn’t want us to boost her son’s ego. Usse apni au...
By Sudeshna Banerjee and Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake


Lifestyle  /  Published 03.11.21

Exploring football and fervour at Kolkata’s annual Parsee tournament

Bandos, a team from Bangladesh, travels every year to Kolkata to compete in the Parsee football tournament. “I love watching father-son duos and generations of players coming together, it’...
By Lygeia Gomes

People  /  Published 23.09.21

Paul Walsh doffs his hat to the Indian women rugby players

The cycling journey had been more than 1,000km. Sunny, Abhishek, Vicky, Pratik, Shakti, Sukumar and Pratap managed the ride, not all of them will be clamouring to join a long-distance ride again but t...
By Paul Walsh

People  /  Published 16.09.21

The 80-something’s guide to feeling like Columbus at high sea

Fatehpuria met the then-president of BRC in a cultural club, and the latter insisted on him joining BRC and in 1985, he became a member for Rs 22,000. “There was a Number 9 red double-decker bus...
By Vedant Karia

Events  /  Published 11.09.21

Sixth edition of Royal Bowling League comes to a royal close at RCGC

Agnesh Verma, Convenor of Royal Bowling League was all smiles at the end of the tournament. "The Royal Bowling League has always been an event people look forward to participating in, and being a...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

Places  /  Published 03.09.21

The grass is really greener at these astro turfs in Kolkata

What is artificial sports turf? In cricket, red leather has been scrapped for pink or white on balls. Heavy leather footballs have been replaced by lightweight synthetic footballs. So naturally, grass...
By Lahoma Bhattacharya


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