During an interview for television in Holland, Sri Chinmoy, himself an athlete, explains about prayer, meditation and their relevance to the results of competing with others.
Excerpt from the interview:
“If they pray, then they will have protection from God. They will show their best capacity, but there will be no animosity involved… if we have to win, we shall show our superior capacities in football, in any game. In anything that we do, we have to feel that we are transcending our capacities…. “