Udaipur, famously known as the city of lakes, is renowned for its rich history and beautiful sights. The city which is situated in the southernmost part of Rajasthan is famous for tourist attractions like City Palace, Jag Mandir, Jagdish Temple and Lake Palace to name a few.
Meanwhile, the city is slowly but surely taking the right steps which will provide the platform for aspiring sports athletes, who aim to shoot for the stars.
Gandhi Ground is the main sporting venue for the different events and it is used for athletics, basketball, field hockey, football, volleyball and Kho-Kho. Maharana Bhupal Stadium is used for organising matches for Football and Cricket whereas Luv Kush Indoor stadium, as the name suggests, is used for the indoor sports like badminton and table tennis.
For developing sports in Udaipur, a positive step is taken to develop Maharana Pratap Khel Goan in Chitrakoot Nagar.
The big sporting complex hosts 12 games, viz. Basketball, Volleyball, Lawn Tennis, Kho-Kho, Kabaddi, Handball, Archery, Rifle shooting, Judo – Karate, Boxing, Swimming, Squash. Thus, the young guns who inspire to be the next sporting star of not only the city but also of the country can start taking baby steps towards their goals at Khel Goan.
On the other hand, players like Ashok Menaria (captained U-19 side) and Dishank Yagnik have played for the Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League and the same can motivate the young players to take up the sport. As we know that the IPL is a huge platform and it can turn the career of the player upside down. Meanwhile as the cricket action is set to resume, cricket betting odds can be placed after considering online cricket betting tips.
Udaipur had also hosted Asian Powerlifting Championship in 2012 and 2016. Thus, the sporting bodies are trying their best to support the young players, coming through ranks.
The sporting bodies try to give the best of facilities to their respective state players. It is imperative for the players to train properly in their formative years to lay down the solid foundation, which helps them compete with the best in the business. The basics are crucial and every player in a city like Udaipur should have the backing from its respective sporting body.
There should be proper training facilities in which the players can excel and sporting bodies make sure that the accredited coaches should provide the right coaching, especially to young kids. There is a lot of talent in the country and it is all about guiding the youngsters on the right path of success.
No players should be left bereft of any opportunity which can help them go a long way in their career and the authorities are trying their best to provide them with world-class facilities.
The right confidence and exposure can help players grow in stature and the sporting bodies must make sure that they are getting the right platform to express themselves.