Sportsworld (magazine)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Sportsworld is a defunct Indian sports magazine that was published by the Ananda Bazar group[1] from the 1970s to the 1990s. The magazine was started in 1983.[2] Published in Calcutta, the magazine was one of the two major English-language sports magazines in India, But it was sold to the other magazine Sportstar, published by The Hindu Group in Madras. The magazine was the home of young journalists such as Rohit Brijnath, Mudar Patherya and quizmaster Derek O'Brien. The first editor of the magazine was Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi.


  1. ^ M. Rahman (15 February 1989). "Sudden death". India Today. Retrieved 27 July 2016. 
  2. ^ Sangita P. Menon Malhan (2 August 2013). The Toi Story: How A Newspaper Changed the Rules of the Games. HarperCollins Publishers India. p. 35. ISBN 978-93-5029-664-6. Retrieved 1 August 2015.