Sportskeeda is a sports and esports news website that was founded in 2009.

Basic Information

Sportskeeda was founded by its current Chief Executive Officer Porush Jain in association with his fellow sports enthusiasts Anshu Prasad and Robin Chhabria as well as Srinivas Cuddapah. The website was initially run from the office of Jain’s father in Noida, but moved its operations to Bangalore in 2011. Sportskeeda was backed by venture capital funding in its initial years. Seedfund, an organization that funds early-stage ventures, had invested Rs. 2.8 crore into Sportskeeda in 2011. Sportskeeda’s content is procured from a variety of sources; the site accepts and publishes articles contributed by its community of writers. Sportskeeda claims to publish around 150 articles every day. Some of the well-known names who have written on the site include Raphael Honigstein, Hemang Badani, Mohammad Kaif and Jonathan Wilson. Sportskeeda has developed a following in USA through its pro wrestling content. The website covers promotions like WWE, New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), All Elite Wrestling (AEW), Impact Wrestling, Ring of Honor (ROH) and smaller independent promotions. See more

Legal Name

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Absolute Sports Private Limited

Headquarters

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Gurugram, Haryana, India

Founding Date

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2009

No. of Employees

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501 to 1000

Core Team

:
1.

Porush Jain

Founder & CEO

Funding

Total Funding

$2.7M

Investors

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1.

SeedFund.in

2.

Nazara Technologies