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Sports in Bhagalpur

Bhagalpur sports cell is known for building leadership qualities, spirit, dedication and team work towards youth for their favorite sports. It is supported by Indian railway sports divisions and Indian army sports activities as well Bhagalpur. They organize a variety of indoor and out door sports competition like carom, chess, cricket, table tennis, volleyball, football and many more to name here.

Sports Infrastructure in Bhagalpur

Sports Infrastructure in Bhagalpur

The sports loving people in the region join in various inter-school and inter-college activities and they are provided with outstanding facilitiesencoraging them to part in various sports events held in and around Bhagalpur. Almost all the colleges and schools in Bhagalpur provide their own coaching classes for various sports. They have their own stadium in Bhagalpur for play-offs matches like football, cricket, badminton, volleyball, swimming, table tennis, weight lifting, chess, karate and carom.

Sports Meet in Bhagalpur

With the outlook to distinguish upcoming gifted sportsman and sports lady in Bhagalpur, the Sports Council of India systematizes sports carnival once a year in this region. This sports festival witnesses the big participation girls and boys and they prove their athletics’’ performance along with sports skills. Authorities arrange prize money, trophies and certificates for top level sports players in Bhagalpur district. The district sports office of Bhagalpur handles all national level sports star selection processes from the region. There are private grounds and community grounds where people can play various sports with joy and spirit of their sports skills.

Sports Grounds in Bhagalpur

The government administered sports grounds are greater in numbers than private sports enterprises in this district. Apart from all these there are a huge number of event management teams and companies are operating in Bhagalpur under Bihar state sports organization. Following are the top class sports stadiums in Bhagalpur district
  • Nehru Smarak Stadium
  • Cricket stadium near Sandish compound playground
  • TNB College stadium
  • Marwari College stadium
  • BGP cricket stadium
  • Indoor Stadium, Bhagalpur
  • Bhagalpur District Badminton Association

Cricket in Bhagalpur

Indian people are crazy for the game of cricket and so as the people of Bhagalpur. Cricket is the most popular sports in Indian sub continent and Bhagalpur cricket board select their cricket players from the talented cricketing youths of the district. Bhagalpur cricket players play for inter-school level, college level, university level and state level cricket competitions. Some players are selected in even first class national cricket competitions like Ranji Trophy for state cricket team of Bihar. Nehru Smarak Stadium in Bhagalpur is one of the most popular cricket grounds this city has. It is a stadium got the Ranji status in 1972/73 season when match between Bihar and Orissa had been played here. Following are the top class grounds and coaching centers which are operated by the senior players of this game of cricket.
  • Cricket stadium near Sandish compound playground
  • BGP cricket stadium
  • Sabour bhagalpur cricket ground
  • Sandy's Compound Enclosure

Badminton in Bhagalpur

In various area of Bhagalpur people encourages young sports people to participate in sports like Badminton. There is a beautiful badminton court with expert coaches in . The sports loving authority also allows yearly athletic programs. Famous badminton courts in Bhagalpur are:
  • Bhagalpur District Badminton Association
  • Bhagalpur Indoor Badminton Hall, Ghuran. Peerbaba Chowk
  • Vikramshila Badminton Court, Vikramshila Club, PTS, NTPC, Kahalgaon
  • DPS indoor badminton court

Martial Arts in Bhagalpur

The popularity of martial art in Indian subcontinent is rising and so as in Bhagalpur. Youth from Bhgalapur are eager to learn self-defense by acquiring karate, judu and other martial art training sessions in various centers. Except from ancient Chinese martial arts, there is one south Indian martial art technique which is even older than Chinese martial arts. This ancient Indian martial art is called Kalaripayattu and it is practiced in Bhagalpur as well. The top Martial arts/ Karate centers in Bhagalpur:
  • Tmaa-Shotokan Karate Do Association
  • Bhagalpur India (IN) MMA Gyms (Mixed Martial Arts Training and Coaching)
  • Sports Karate Do Association

Sports Stores in Bhagalpur

Along with every type of sport there must be the availability of sports tools, practice kits and other related accessories. Bhagalpur sports stores are ready to provide world class sports tools and wearing for various sports practices. There are some top class sports shops in the Bhagalpur city which are mentioned below for sports loving people.

Kalash Sports
Khalifa Bagh Chowk,
JAY Sree Market,
D N Singh Road, Bhagalpur H O, Bhagalpur – 812001
Contact NO. + (91)-9431001099
Timings- Monday to Saturday, 9.30 am to 6.30 pm

Bhagalpur Sports
Variety Chowk,
D N Singh Road, Bhagalpur H O, Bhagalpur – 812001
Contact NO. + (91)-641-2421015
Timings- Monday to Saturday, 9.30 am to 6.30 pm

Prince Sports
Patalbabu Road,
Bhagalpur H O, Bhagalpur – 812001
Contact NO. + (91)-9546572966
Timings- Monday to Saturday, 10 am to 10 pm

S. K. Enterprise
Patalbabu Road,
Bhagalpur H O, Bhagalpur – 812001
Contact NO. + (91)-9709259374
Timings- Monday to Saturday, 10 am to 10 pm

Football in Bhagalpur

Players from Bhagalpur district show their skills in domestic season of Football for Bihar state football team by playing in prestigious tournament like Santosh Trophy. Football association Barahpura, Bhagalpur looks after quality soccer players from the district. Also, training camps are conducted for women footballers for their selection at Sandis Compound ground of the district.

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