The City of Golconda is not just known for contributing Kohinoor but also India’s finest sportsperson which includes legendary coaches SA Rahim (Football), SM Arif (Badminton), Ismail Baig (Water Sports), Pullela Gopichand (Badminton) & Ace Players such as Gagan Narang, Asher Noira (Shooting); Olympic Silver Medallist PV Sindhu, Former World No.1 Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth, Commonwealth Champion Jwala Gutta & Ashwini Ponappa (Badminton); One of the greatest batsmen VVS Laxman & Mithali Raj, Elegant Mohammed Azharuddin; India’s most prolific boxer Denis Swamy, 12 Olympian Footballers, Master Tactician & an elegant Table Tennis Player Khasim Ali.
Aims at outlining Hyderabad’s Rich Sporting Heritage, Hyderabad Sports Fest to host a bouquet of competitions in 15 Sporting Disciplines and a Sports Excellence Awards Cum Felicitation Ceremony, honouring Indian Sports Heroes under the auspices of the state authorities and eminent personalities. As a festival, Hyderabad Sports Fest also features special awards such as Arif’s Golden Racquet, Azhar’s Golden bat, Dennis Gol-den Glove, Khasim Ali’s Golden Racquet, SP Misra’s Golden Racquet, Golden Boot to name a few. The special awards are to be awarded for superior talent at the grassroots.
Sports Excellence Awards cum Felicitation Ceremony
A night honouring Yesterday’s & Today’s Champions
A gala event presided by cinestars, business leaders, government officials, corporate employees and students in honour of the achievements and contributions of Hyderabadi’s in the eld of Sports. A felicitation ceremony scheduled in anticipated success of Indian contingent at Commonwealth Games Goldcoast and Asian Games 2018
Remembering the Key Contributions of SA Rahim
A tribute to the architect of Modern football in India
This event assembles India’s football legends to pay a tribute to late sri SA Rahim Sahab. In case you didn’t know, Late Sri Sa Rahim is India’s finest football coach who led India to its best performance at 1956 & 1960 Olympics and 1962 Asian Games Gold Medal.
The Golden Racquet Series
In honour of veteran racquet sports players & coaches
An All India Tennis Talent Series for Boys & Girls; Telangana State Badminton Championship & Telangana State Table Tennis Championship with rewards as title trophy and associated talent support for further development.
1. Arif’s Golden Racquet
2. Sania Mirza’s Golden Racquet
3. Sp Misra’s Golden Racquet
4. Khasim Ali’s Golden Racquet
Hyderabad Open Championship Series
regarded as Hyderabad’s most successful wrestling championship
Hyderabad’s biggest amateur wrestling event frst hosted in may 2017 at Fateh Maidan (Lal Bahadur Stadium) in collaboration with Telangana Amateur Wrestling Association.The event was also lauded by the authorities stating that it helped helped restoring the lost glory of the sport in the region. The same will now be implemented in all combat sports.