In the sport's corridors of power, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) wields tremendous influence.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has strongly condemned reported incidents of racism during the third Test match between Australia and India, with the governing body offering Cricket Australia support in its investigation.
The Boxing Federation of India (BFI) is set to hold its twice-postponed elections next month following a Delhi High Court ruling.
The Olympic hockey tournament at Los Angeles 1932 created a couple of records that still stand, including the biggest score in an international match when India beat the hosts the United States 24-1. The match was also notable for the greatest number of goals scored in a single match as Roop Singh hit 10. The US scored their only goal when the Indian goalkeeper Richard Allen was signing autographs for the crowd. Out of the 35 goals India scored in their two matches to win the gold medal, Singh scored 15 and his brother, Dhyan Chand, 10. Journalists voted the team's performances at the Games as "the most outstanding exhibition of skill in any sport".
The powerful Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has given its cautious backing to a bid to include the sport on the programme for the Los Angeles 2028 Olympics.
The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has led tributes to D Ethiraj, a member of the Indian side who won men's football gold at the 1962 Asian Games.
Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) President Deepa Malik has welcomed the inauguration of an "international-standard" Para-sports centre that aims to "empower" wounded soldiers.
Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President Narinder Batra has claimed the country's potential bid for the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games will not be revived until at least the first quarter of next year after it was put on hold because of the coronavirus crisis.
Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) has been named Best National Sports Federation at the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) India Sports Awards.
Indian badminton players Parupalli Kashyap, HS Prannoy, Pranaav Jerry Chopra and RMV Gurusai Dutt have tested positive for coronavirus, following the latter's wedding.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has expressed satisfaction over additional financial contributions it has received from the Governments of India, China, Saudi Arabia and Egypt which total almost $2.6 million (£1.9 million/€2.1 million).
Latika Bhandari, Kashish Malik, Aman Kadyan, Navjeet Maan, Purva Dixit and Rodali Barua are being tipped as outsiders to become the first taekwondo player to represent India at the Olympic Games.
All five countries which initially expressed an interest in hosting the 2027 Asian Cup remain in contention to do so, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has confirmed.
A Thomas and Uber Cup Finals warm-up camp for the Indian badminton teams has been cancelled following coronavirus-related complications.
India Taekwondo has announced it will hold the country's inaugural online National Poomsae Championship.