STUDY OF DIMENSIONS OF EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE IN SPORTS
- Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Mahavidyalaya, Amravati.
A sport is an emotional experience. Studies have shown that high emotional intelligence (EI) is associated with better sports performance, though different aspects of sports experience and their relationship with EI are still unclear. This study examined the possible relationships between sports experience and EI dimensions of athletes. Comparisons between groups were performed using Mann–Whitney-U and H-Kruskal–Wallis tests and correlations between variables were analyzed using Spearman correlation. We found that the number of different sports practiced and the number of years practicing sports were positively associated with emotional intelligence (EI).Our study suggested that athletes tend to attend to and value their feelings and use positive thinking to repair their negative moods.
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[Javid Ahmad Teeli and Dr Pralhad Raut (2022); STUDY OF DIMENSIONS OF EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE IN SPORTS Int. J. of Inov. and App. Res. (12). 52-58] (ISSN 2348-0319). www.journalijiar.com
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