Physical Education (Sports)

Ever since its inception Visvodaya gave encouragement for Sports men and conducted various tournaments.

In 1955, Visvodaya conducted Foot-ball and Khabadi for the colleges under Andhra University,Kavali College stood first in the Khabadi. In football, Kavali College Team played with VRC College, Kakinada and lost the game with one goal.

In 1956, Football ,Cricket ,Volley ball,Kabadi, Ball Badminton open tournaments were held and Rolling cups were given in the name of Sri Puchalla palli Harishchandra Reddy, Sri K.V.Reddy Naidu Devi Reddy, Subba Reddy, and Dr.K.Subbaramayya .In 1958,All India football competitions were held by Visvodaya.All the important teams of Andhra Pradesh took part. In the finals ,Polar Stars,Vizag team won over Railway Team,Rajamundry.Appala Raju who brought many Victories playing in the Indian Team played in this match. Tata Rao played as half back and Potha Reddy as full back.

Sri Dodla Ramachandra Reddy garu encouraged Visvodaya football team members,A.S.Jayakar M.Amos Ratnam,K.J.Charless, Y.Subba Rao In recognition of their achievements in Games they were given an opportunity to serve in the institution.

Visvodaya foot ball participated in the following tournaments
1. Potti Sreeramulu Gold cup Tournament , Rajamundry.
2. Jolly Friends Tournament, Rajamundry
3. Indian Railway Institute Tournament, Bitragunta
4. Khammamet Tournament, Khammamet
5. Visvodaya Tournaments, Kavali

Of the two tournaments held at Bitragunta Visvodaya team won. Visvodaya players who played in different tournaments are Sri Shankarayya from Nellore, Robertson Madan, Thyagaraj from Ongole ,Jabbar, Forward player from Guntur. Gajjela Radha Krishna, Hussain from Machilipatnam, Aktar Shahalu from Vijayawada .Along with the players,the Rector also went to Vijayawada,Khammam and Tirupati to encourage the players.

The Rector was elected Vice-President of Andhra foot ball association in the same year. The State football team selections took place in Kavali.and Sri D.Rama Chandra Reddy also played football to inspire the players

Thanks to the endless efforty of the Rector for the promotion of Sports and Games, After 1958, D.R.garu concentrated on the College.The period between 1954 and 1958 was the golden period for Visvodaya in the Sports field.

That hundreds of students of this college represented S.V.University in the zonal and National level tournaments coming out meritoriously is a testimony of the encouragement given to the sports and the facilities provided on this campus. Jawahar Bharati conducted on a grand scale S.V.University Intercollegiate Games Tournaments for Women and Intercollegiate Athletic Meet for Men and Women in 2001 , the Golden Jubilee Year of Jawahar Bharati and again in 2004 , the Golden Jubilee Year of S.V.University .