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Finding Refuge on the Pitch: Building Futures for Refugees

Written by Sourya Reddy“I don’t remember much; it was about 14 years ago, and I was 7. One day, my parents told my elder...

YUWA: Empowering Jharkhand’s Girls, One Bootlace at a Time

Co-authored by Ishaan Banerji and P. Charith Reddy  “The first thing I noticed in the village is that while boys play, girls work” - Franz...

The Dragon’s Growing Might: China’s Big Bet on Sports

Written by Sourya Reddy2008 was an important year for China, as it successfully hosted the summer edition of the Olympics while bagging the highest...

Making Soccer Great Again

Written by Sreeradh RadhakrishnanDespite playing in every FIFA World Cup between 1990 and 2014 and even hosting the 1994 World Cup, the United States...

A Whitewashed Nation: Race and Football in Argentina

Written by Kartik Sundar If you were to walk down the streets of Buenos Aires, you would be forgiven for thinking you were somewhere in...

What’s In a Name? Understanding the Definition of a Sport

Written by Ishaan BanerjiAs an Ultimate Frisbee player, I’ve often been told that I’m not playing a real sport. I’d never given these comments...

VAR: Does the Scoreline Reflect the Game?

Written by Govind Narayan The approval and subsequent utilisation of the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in the 2018 FIFA World Cup caused much furore, given...

Taking Football to the World: 48 Teams at the 2026 World...

Co-authored by Sreeradh Radhakrishnan & Siddhant SachdevaThe inaugural Football World Cup held in 1930 was not even close to the global showpiece that it...

Show Me The Money!

Co-authored by Parkhee Rattan & Tanay GokhaleA few months ago, Neymar Jr. shifted from FC Barcelona to Paris St. Germain for a whopping sum...

Behind Closed Doors: Corruption in the World of Sports

Researched by Sathya Sahay Written by Sreeradh RadhakrishnanIn 2015, US federal authorities released cases against several top officials of FIFA, after several corruption charges...

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