First Person

Nov 06, 2018 17:11
MUMBAI: ‘Charity begins at home.’ It is easy to believe that the clichéd saying applies to most companies entering the sports sponsorship arena, starting from their home country before branching out to the world. However, if there is one Indian company who is changing this status quo at present, it is Balkrishna Tires which is famously known as BKT Tires.
Oct 30, 2017 17:10
For a FIFA tournament to be successfully run, there are many people that play their part in these endeavours. As project director for the Local Organising Committee (LOC) of the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, Joy Bhattacharjya was a key individual in making the first FIFA tournament in the South Asian country a success.
Oct 25, 2016 21:10
UDIT SHETH, Founder and Managing Director of TransStadia, believes that good infrastructure is the catalyst to development of sports in the country, which is why he wanted to be in the infra, lifestyle, development side rather than the front end
Jul 05, 2016 16:07
JAVIER TEBAS is the president of the Spanish Football League LaLiga. The Costa Rican born Spaniard, who took over as LaLiga president in April 2013, has addressed several of the league's key issues, including match-fixing, distribution of TV revenue and the clubs' collective debt since taking charge.  
Apr 04, 2016 09:04
WITHOUT SOUNDING clichéd, the year 2016 has a lot to look forward to, for Indian hockey. The main reason one can predict is the Olympic Games being held this year and the very real possibility for the Indian hockey teams to perform well.