Yet Another Hockey Talent From Kodagu

Nestled in the Western Ghats, in the south-west corner of Karnataka and bordered by Kerala on one side, the little district known as Coorg or Kodagu, is the heartland of Indian hockey. For the inhabitants of this district, which has churned out more than 50 international hockey players, the game is inextricably woven into the…

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Nani & Bop’s shine at Thar off road challenge

Image: Nanaiah(left), Bopanna(right) Ichettira Nanaiah  and Malayanda Bopanna placed second in the Thar Off Road challenge held at Kanoor on 13-12-2014. This off road event was organised by V5 offroaders coorg. Bopanna also got the best spotter award. This was one of the toughest off road competition’s held in india with emphasis laid on clearing…

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Centenary Celebrations of Mercara Downs Golf Club to tee off today

Mercara Downs Golf Club, (MDGC) one of the oldest Golf Clubs in the country will be celebrating its 100th anniversary on December 12th & 13th 2014. Spread over two days, the celebrations will be presented by Cycle Pure Agarbattis. On the occasion of the release of the revamped logo of the club at Madikeri  I K…

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Kuppanda Clan gears up for the hockey festival, Releases brochure

Press release by Kuppanda family The iconic Kodava Hockey Festival to be hosted by the Kuppanda Family (Nangala) in 2015, is gearing of to the BIGGEST festival in the District has ever Experienced. Aiming to break the record for the number of families participating , the event promises to hold many surprises for the participants…

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Teams from Coorg dominate 8th Palar Challenge

Two teams from Coorg battled hostile terrain and energy sapping weather to return home triumphant from the 8th Palar Challenge which was held in Cheyar near Kanchipuram. It was a 3 days team based event consisting of 6 people in 3 vehicles, there were a total of 12 teams (36 vehicles) the first days competition…

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Duo from Kodagu triumph

Vehicle number 26 (Driver) Kongettira Bopaiah  (Co Driver) Konganda Karumbaiah secured the third place in only their second rally  at the AVT Premium South India Rally, Chennai.(3rd round of Indian Rally Championship) organised by Madras motor sports club. The overall  title was won by Samir Thaper of Jct rally team driving a Mitsubishi evo 10,…

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M K Mudappa to lead Karnataka state Hockey team

M.K.Mudappa (seated left) By Mohan Devaiah Hockey Karnataka has selected 18 players to represent the Karnataka state for the 4th Hockey India senior mens national championship which will be held from 11th March to 23rd March 2014 at Lucknow. The Karnataka team have been podium winners from the last 3 years, winning silver in 2011…

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Kodava SnehaKoota wins the KODAVA SAMAJA 11th Inter Sangha Hockey Tournament

By Mohan Devaiah Kodava Snehakoota Tippasandra defeated Banaswadi Kodava Sangha by 3-1 in the finals that was held yesterday at KSHA stadium. 11th Inter Kodava Sangha Hockey Tournament 2013-14  KODAVA SAMAJA CUP- Finals 9th March 2014   Below mentioned are the Trophies & Cash Prize received by following individual Players / Teams. 16 Man of the…

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Kodava Samaja(Bangalore) wins KSHA B Division Hockey League

By Mohan Devaiah Kodava Samaja, Bangalore, won the KSHA B Division Hockey League that concluded yesterday.

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I am playing my best tennis – There is no doubt I am: Rohan Bopanna

Image: Robbie Mendelson Ranked No.3 in ATP Circuit, Bopanna is on a roll.  In an short interview to FirstPost, Bopanna looks back at the journey so far, and talks about what lay ahead. Click here for the interview.

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