Identification of Children with Hidden Sports Talent in Slum Area

Abstract :

The present investigation is an attempt to identify the children with hidden sports talent in slum area. The objective of the study was to identify the hidden sports talent among male and female in the game of Basketball, Football, Habdball and Volleyball. A talent of 300 children included in this study were categorized in two groups of male and female containing 160 male and 140 female Kathua, Rajoun and Poonch Districts or Jammu Prevlace (J&K) by random sampling technique. The AAPHER football test (1976), SAI Basketball Test (1992), SAI Volleyball test (1992) and comish Handball skill test (1949) were used by the investigator to get data for this study. Results of the study showed that children living in slum area possed talent in ball sports.

Author Name : Dr. Salim Javed

Keywords: Children, Sports, Talent, Slum Area.