Hockey India inducted Hockey Village India as an Academy Member to reach out to underprivileged children.
Sardar Singh on 19 September 2014 became India's flag bearer at 17th Asian Games opening.
The 17th Asian Games commenced at Asiad Main Stadium in Incheon, South Korea on 19 September 2104 with a theme Meet Asia’s Future.
AIBA permitted Indian boxers to take part in the 17th Asian Games 2014, at Incheon, South Korea under the tricolor after recognising to Boxing India.
FIBA allowed players to wear religious head coverings, such as hijabs or turbans, on a trial basis of 2-year.
LAHDC organised the third Ladakh Marathon at Leh in Jammu and Kashmir. The event was organised by around 3000 people from across the world.
AIBA Executive Committee Bureau formally recognised Boxing India as the provisional AIBA National Federation to represent the sport of boxing in India.
USA on 14 September 2014 won FIBA Basketball World Cup 2014 by defeating Serbia.
Indian shuttler HS Prannoy won Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold. To grab his maiden Gran Prix title, he defeated Firman Abdul Kholik 21-11, 22-20.
12-year-old Chitresh Tatha, a sailor of Optimist Dinghy category is the youngest sailor to represent India at the 2014 Asian Games.
ICC suspended Pakistani off-spinner, Saeed Ajmal from bowling in international cricket with immediate effect for illegal bowling action.
Pankaj Advani on 5 September 2014 announced to retire from the professional snooker tour.
American twin brothers Mike and Bob Bryan on 7 September 2014 won the men’s doubles titles of the US Tennis Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York
IOC and Interpol have increased their collaboration to combat match-fixing and illegal betting.
Union Government cleared a 679-member squad to represent India in the 17th edition of the Asian Games to be held in Incheon, South Korea.
Marin Cilic of Croatia won the Men’s Singles title at the US Open after defeating Kei Nishikori of Japan in straight sets 6-3, 6-3, 6-3.
Harika Dronavalli on 6 September 2014 won bronze at the women Grand Prix chess at the Asian Games.
Serena Williams won her third consecutive US Open trophy and joined the Tennis greats Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova on 18 Grand Slam titles.
Sania Mirza and Bruno Soares lifted Mixed Doubles trophy of the US Open after defeating a team of Abigail Spears and Santiago Gonzalez, 6-1, 2-6, 11-9.
India won 5-match ODI series played against England by 3-1. In the series, India won second, third and fourth match.
Lt Colonel Sudhakar Jayant won the gold medal for the third time at World Masters Weightlifting Championships.
Ritu Rani was selected to lead Indian women's hockey team in Asian Games 2014.
Saina Nehwal on 1 September 2014 decided to train under new Coach Vimal Kumar.
World Badminton Championships was held in Copenhagen, Denmark from 25 - 31 August 2014.
Zimbabwe for the first time in 31 years defeated Australia in the one-day match played at the Harare Sports Club.
Carolina Marin on 31 August 2014 became the first Spaniard to win World Badminton Championship.
Anita Wlodarczyk of Poland on 31 August 2014 set world record in the womens hammer throw at the ISTAF at Berlin's Olympic stadium in Germany.
Abhisek Bachchan owned Jaipur Pink Panther won the inaugural title of the Pro Kabaddi League by defeating U Mumba 35-24 in Mumbai.
Yohann Diniz of France broke the 50-km Walk World Record at the European Athletics Championship held in Zurich, Switzerland.
Samsung Electronics Company Limited announced the names of 12 Samsung Sports Ratnas for 17th Asian Games.