Cricket On Wheel Chairs

When Veer Singh Sandhu, the son of a farmer, lost the use of his legs after contracting polio as an infant, he had to move from one place to another by dragging himself on the ground. It was only in his teenage years that he became aware of the ease that a wheelchair could provide him, and got one

Academy In Maoist Heartland In Chhattisgarh Shapes Sports Champions

Nearly every district headquarters in Chhattisgarh has a “mini-stadium”, used for cricket and football. In May last year, the administration of Bijapur, among the districts worst affected by left-wing violence in the country, decided to build in one such mini-stadium the Bijapur Sports Academy.

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