The Asian Sailing Championships will grant quotas for the 2024 Paris Olympics.
The Indian sports calendar has a packed schedule of events for the next week. This week, a number of athletes will compete in the first-ever Khelo India Para Games. At the FIH Hockey Men’s Junior World Cup 2023, the Indian men’s junior squad advanced to the quarterfinals with two victories in the group stages.
Here, we examine the upcoming sports events in India for the upcoming week (December 11–17):
Khelo India Para Games
The first edition of Khelo India Para Games is scheduled to be held from 10-17 December in New Delhi. A total of seven sporting categories will be featured in the first edition with several stars including Sheetal Devi, Sumit Antil taking part.
India is set to host third successive BWF World Tour tournament — Odisha Masters (BWF 100). Orleans Masters winner Priyanshu Rajawat is top seed in the men’s singles. Meanwhile, Malvika Bansod who enjoyed a good outing in Guwahati last week will be looking to carry forward momentum this week as well.
December 12-17: BWF Odisha Masters
The Indian women’s cricket team lost the opening two T20I’s to mighty English side. The host will look to avoid whitewash and set things right back on track ahead of the test series. On the other hand, the men’s cricket team head to South Africa to play in a month-long series featuring – T20, ODI and Test.
December 10-7 January: India tour of South Africa (men’s)
December 6-17: England Tour of India (women’s) – ongoing