NEW DELHI: The faction-riven Volleyball Federation of India has suffered yet another setback after global audit firm PricewaterhouseCoopers issuing a ‘cease and desist’ order addressed to the secretary general of the VFI over its unwarranted use, in an ongoing arbitration dispute, of a confidential report prepared by PwC.
Feb 11, 2020 18:02
NEW DELHI: Acting against what they claim is the unilateral termination of the Pro Volleyball League, three of the six franchises in the PVL have sent a legal notice to the Volleyball Federation of India.
Jan 20, 2020 19:01
NEW DELHI: Baseline Ventures India Pvt Ltd asserted Sunday that it had won a favourable ruling from the arbitrator in its dispute with the Volleyball Federation of India over VFI's termination of the commercial rights agreement held by the sports marketing firm for the the conduct of Pro Volleyball League.
Nov 19, 2019 17:11
MUMBAI: A little over a month after Baseline Ventures India Pvt Ltd, commercial rights holders for the Pro Volleyball League, confirmed the dates for PVL's second season, in an announcement that was endorsed by the Volleyball Federation of India, the national body on Monday did a complete volte-face.
Aug 21, 2019 18:08
NEW DELHI: The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has ordered a probe against Volleyball Federation of India (VFI) for alleged abuse of dominant position, PTI reports.
Nov 16, 2018 16:11
MUMBAI: The long in the pipeline Pro Volleyball League (PVL) finally has a launch date and hosting venues. PVL will tip off on February 2, 2019 and will be played in Kochi and Chennai, with the latter hosting the final, league CEO Joy Bhattacharjya told Sportstar.
Jul 04, 2018 14:07
MUMBAI: Baseline Ventures, commercial partners of the Vollyeball Federation of India for its planned franchise based league in India, has extended the deadline to submit expressions of interest for owning any one of the six franchises the will compete in the inaugural season of Pro Volleyball.
May 23, 2018 17:05
NEW DELHI: Close on the heels of lifting the suspension on the Volleyball Federation of India (VFI), the Federation Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) Wednesday committed its support to the upcoming Pro Volleyball League. In a letter addressed to VFI secretary general Ramavtar Singh Jakhar, FIVB president Dr Ary S Graca congratulated the VFI on setting up a professional volleyball league .
May 14, 2018 22:05
NEW DELHI: The Volleyball Federation of India (VFI) and Baseline Ventures Monday announced the commencement of the bid process for the Pro Volleyball League, scheduled in the second half of 2018. The bid documents for prospective franchise owners of the league will be available from Tuesday, 15 May.
Apr 18, 2018 16:04
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court has sought the Centre's response on a plea for appointment of an administrator to hold fresh elections to the Volleyball Federation of India (VFI) currently suspended by world governing body FIVB. The plea sought that the elections for the office bearers should be held according to the National Sports Code.
Feb 22, 2018 10:02
MUMBAI: The Volleyball Federation of India (VFI) Wednesday announced a ten-year partnership with sports marketing and branding firm Baseline Ventures to promote and build Indian volleyball. The agreement was concluded on the sidelines of the 66th Senior National Volleyball Nationals at Calicut with the core committee of the VFI in attendance.