Two-day AFI Executive Council Meeting begins in Delhi

New Delhi, February 25: The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) Executive Council members met on Saturday Hotel Mapple Emerald, New Delhi to discuss and approve various issues ranging from the planning of hosting the Asian Athletics Championships in Ranchi later this year to the selection of Indian athletes for upcoming international… Continue Reading Two-day AFI Executive Council Meeting begins in Delhi

Govt. Revokes Suspension of Deemed Recognition of IOA

Government has decided to revoke the suspension of deemed recognition of Indian Olympic Association (IOA) with immediate effect in the light of the corrective action taken by them in reversing its earlier decision making Abhay Singh Chautala and Suresh Kalmadi, Life Presidents of IOA. Since IOA has admitted the faux… Continue Reading Govt. Revokes Suspension of Deemed Recognition of IOA

Government forms Panel For National Sports Code

The Government has decided to constitute the following Committee to study the existing sports governance frame work, issues relating to sports governance in the country, recent developments related to sports governance, including court judgments & international best practices and make recommendations on bringing out a comprehensive National Sports Development Code… Continue Reading Government forms Panel For National Sports Code

Pinki Jangra turns professional

New Delhi: With an aim to increase strength and stamina Commonwealth Games bronze medalist, Pinki Rani Jangra has decided to turn pro. Pinky is the second women boxer after former world champion L Sarita Devi to become a professional boxer. The 28-year-old Pinki has tied up with Sporty Boxing Private… Continue Reading Pinki Jangra turns professional

Sports Minister Felicitated World Cup Winning Indian Junior Hockey Team

New Delhi: Sports Minister Shri Vijay Goel hosted the Indian Junior Hockey Team which recently lifted the World Cup 2016 at his residence, here on Thursday. The Minister announced that each player of the winning team led by Harjeet Singh will be individually honoured and presented with an amount of Rs.… Continue Reading Sports Minister Felicitated World Cup Winning Indian Junior Hockey Team

East Bengal FC signs Ivan Bukenya

East Bengal FC, one of the most successful in the I-League has signed the Ugandan International defender Ivan Bukenya for the next season’s I-League campaign. Bukenya played for Kaizer Chiefs in the South African Premier League in last season and can play as central defender and defensive midfielder. He replaces, British… Continue Reading East Bengal FC signs Ivan Bukenya

England’s tour of India – 3rd Test at Mohali – Preview

After a 246 runs victory at Vizag, India will again start as favourites as they not only have the momemtum but also they are playing in their fortress. India will not take England likely because they had also some positive. England are known for comeback as they won two series… Continue Reading England’s tour of India – 3rd Test at Mohali – Preview

General Dalbir Singh felicitates Tajamul Islam on winning Gold Medal in World Sub Junior Kickboxing Championship

General Dalbir Singh, the Chief of the Army Staff, felicitated Miss Tajamul Islam, student of Class II of Army Goodwill School, Bandipora, and winner of ‘Gold Medal’ in World Sub Junior Kickboxing Championship at South Block, New Delhi, yesterday. She won the gold medal in the championship which was held… Continue Reading General Dalbir Singh felicitates Tajamul Islam on winning Gold Medal in World Sub Junior Kickboxing Championship

Boxing team selected for 1st Elite (Senior) Women’s National Boxing Championship

State boxing team for the upcoming  for 1st Elite (Senior) Women’s National Boxing Championship to be held at Haridwar from 19th to 24th November, was selected yesterday. The 10 member strong Uttarakhand team comprises of Krishna Thapa (48 kgs), Poonam Bisht (51 kgs), Shikha Chand (54 kgs), Kamla Bisht (57… Continue Reading Boxing team selected for 1st Elite (Senior) Women’s National Boxing Championship

KL Rahul included in the squad for the second Test

Opener Lokesh Rahul was today included in the Indian squad against England for the ongoing Test series, BCCI Secretary Ajay Shirke informed on Tuesday. Rahul impressed chairman of selectors MSK Prasad and selector Sarandeep Singh after he scored 76 and 106 in the two innings against Rajasthan in the ongoing… Continue Reading KL Rahul included in the squad for the second Test