Jul 14, 2020 20:07
NEW DELHI: Former Hockey India president Mohd. Mushtaq Ahmad, who resigned after his election was declared violative of the National Sports Code by the Union Sports Ministry, on Tuesday said the "belated decision smells (of) bad intention" as other violators have not been penalised.
Mar 17, 2020 12:03
THE ASIAN FOOTBALL CONFEDERATION has congratulated FC Goa, Mohun Bagan and ATK for "winning the season titles in India". In a letter to All India Football Federation general secretary Kushal Das, AFC secretary general Dato Windsor John wrote: "On behalf of the Asian Football Confederation, I would like to congratulate FC Goa, Mohun Bagan and ATK for winning the season titles in India!"
Jan 13, 2020 19:01
NEW DELHI: All India Football Federation (AIFF) president Praful Patel on Monday said hosting the U-17 Women's World Cup will "provide global recognition" to Indian football. Patel chaired the federation's Annual General Meeting which was attended by general secretary Kushal Das, senior vice-president Subrata Dutta, KMI Mather, Manvendra Singh and all executive committee members among others, a PTI report said.
Jan 13, 2020 19:01
LAMINE DIACK, the disgraced former head of athletics' world governing body, goes on trial in Paris on Monday facing a potential 10-year prison sentence for accepting millions of dollars to cover up tests showing Russian doping.
Dec 09, 2019 12:12
NEW DELHI: The recently-concluded Olympic Summit agreed on a two-speed approach with International Federations being urged to explore esport opportunities, suggesting that the sports movement should just focus on players and gamers rather than specific games, as this focus on individuals would promote the participation in sport and its benefits.
Aug 19, 2019 19:08
The Delhi & Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) on Monday appointed 1983 World Cup winning squad members Sunil Valson and Yashpal Sharma in a new Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) which will pick the various selection panels as well as the coaching staff of the state teams.
Aug 16, 2019 18:08
CHANGES TO THE Champions League are unlikely to be decided this year after UEFA on Thursday called off joint talks with the heads of European clubs and leagues who have spent months arguing over a potential radical overhaul of the formats of European competitions.
Aug 14, 2019 19:08
LEGENDARY SPRINTER P T Usha has been made a member of the Athletes Commission of the Asian Athletics Association in recognition of her stellar achievements at the continental stage.
Aug 14, 2019 19:08
IN A FIRST IN Indian cricket, the national team's administrative manager Sunil Subramanium was on Wednesday asked by the BCCI to return midway from the ongoing tour of West Indies for allegedly misbehaving with senior officials from the country's High Commissions in the Caribbean, a newswire PTI report said.
Aug 14, 2019 19:08
NEW DELHI: India's national tennis federation on Wednesday asked the world governing body ITF to either postpone the Davis Cup tie against Pakistan in Islamabad or take it to a neutral venue "suo moto" given the current diplomatic tension between the two countries.