India has a long history of sports and games starting in ancient India, such as chess, wrestling, polo, and hockey. Cricket is the most popular sport in contemporary India, while other sports exhibit varying degrees of popularity.
News about cricket, the most popular sport in India.
History of Traditional Sports in IndiaA history of traditional Indian sports on IndiaNetzone
Nation at Play: A History of Sport in India
by Ronojoy Sen (Columbia University Press, 2015)
Sports Authority of India
Indian governmental website devoted to managing and promoting sports in India.
Sports in India on India Press
Provides information about traditional games and sports in India as
well as popular sports in contemporary India.
Covers more than 30 different sports, including sports indigenous to India such as kabaddi.