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Association between Participation in Sports and Academic Achievement of College Students

  title={Association between Participation in Sports and Academic Achievement of College Students},
  author={Mohammad Younis Khan and Asif Jamil and U. Khan and Uzma Kareem},
Sports and academic performance of students has been a topic of debate for years. The supporters of sports program in educational institutions say that participation in sports improves students’ grades, academic achievement, raises their educational aspirations, and keep them in schools and colleges. Critics say that participation in sports deflects time away from the classroom and divert students’ attention from study. They further say that it is not possible for students to achieve excellence… Expand

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