When we talk about sports and development in India, the first thing that strikes us is 'cricket'. It is pretty evident that the Indian cricket team has made tremendous progress, and reign as world champions for a long time now. But there is much more to sports in India.
Over the years, the country has extensively grown and promoted other sports. The sports sector now offers great opportunities for young and talented athletes of different sports. It doesn't just end there. There's a lot more for people who enjoy sports for entertainment. The city offers a number of sports events, not just related to cricket, but with other major sports included in them.
Here are 10 sports events that you can enjoy in your city with your near and dear ones.
For all you boxing fans, get ready to witness one of the most thrilling events in sports this August. Our very own Vijender Singh will be facing China's No.1 boxer, Zulpikar Maimaitiali. Come out in large numbers and cheer for our Indian boxing hero.
Running is the best way to stay healthy and fit. Bhumi India Run provides you with an opportunity to run and support the education of under-privileged children of the society.
This tournament is the official qualifiers for the world finals that will take place in Beijing, China in May 2018. All you football freaks, you mustn't miss this one!
If fitness is something that motivates you, being a part of this event will certainly help you get insights on health and fitness.
This is more like a music party than a run. With music being your companion on every step of the way, your run will definitely be a memorable one for you.
Pro Kabaddi is back and better than before. No matter who you support, the game is going to be exciting, and each team promises to put on a good show.
The triathlon is surely not everyone's cup of tea. It takes tremendous hard work and perseverance to emerge victorious at the end of the day. But the effort is worth it, and a lot of fun too.
Indoor sports can be fun too. If you loved playing badminton in your neighborhood as a kid, you need to check this event out.
For the first time in history, we will get to witness Maradona, when he comes to India with his celebrity team to play a game of football against Sourav Ganguly's team. This is surely going to be very exciting.
All you gamers in the house, this is your chance to show your best by participating in this gaming championship. There are a lot of exciting prizes to be won, hence you better not miss out on this opportunity.
These are some of the major events that will be happening in your city, so make sure you make the most of it. As your favorite ticketing site turns 10 soon, keep an eye for exciting offers and more. Also, don't forget to read Tarblazer 21.1 km.