UDIT SHETH, Founder and Managing Director of TransStadia, believes that good infrastructure is the catalyst to development of sports in the country, which is why he wanted to be in the infra, lifestyle, development side rather than the front end
Oct 28, 2016 19:10
BELA DESAI is a Promoter Director at Greycells Education Ltd, an organization focusing on vocational training for youth in multiple professional fields. An initial foray in sports management with other partners ended few years ago with Greycells deciding to go on their own. They have now launched the Ironwood Sports Management Global Academy with an aim to be part of the burgeoning sports industry.
Jan 29, 2015 21:01
MONACO: The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has launched its new online platform for potential host cities of its World Athletics Series events.
Jan 16, 2015 14:01
SIRISH Vissa, the head of Volkswagen Motorsport India, is responsible for infusing new ideas, promoting new talent for the overall development of Motorsport as a leading sport in India.
Dec 16, 2013 07:12
STAR Sports presented a unique series of Knowledge Sessions, at the landmark India Pro Leagues Forum 2013 Friday in New Delhi, organised by SportzPower. The summit, which focused on growing the club culture and sports leagues to develop a true sporting culture in the country, saw active participation of eminent personalities from the corporate and sports world.
Dec 03, 2012 10:12
I HAVE recently had a chance to read the extract of Ed Hawkin’s book ‘BOOKIE GAMBLER FIXER SPY: A JOURNEY TO THE CORRUPT HEART OF CRICKET’S UNDERWORLD’, where a sensational allegation has been made that the India-Pakistan semi-final match of the World Cup 2011 was fixed. This allegation was based on an SMS received from a bookie pertaining to the broad contours of what would happen in the match.
Dec 27, 2010 06:12
PODAR Enterprise managing director Rajiv Podar has a long association with cricket, being a partner in Sports Education Development India Limited (SEDIL) along with Kohinoor Group, which provides sports education programs across India. SEDIL has a tie-up with Cricket Australia to provide Cricket Education Programs planned to be implemented in 10 schools all over the country.
Dec 22, 2009 17:12
'Golf in India is getting to a situation where talent will be more and more systematically harnessed'
Dr Wilfried Aulbur is the managing director and CEO of Mercedes-Benz India Pvt Ltd since 1 January, 2006. Prior to this appointment, Dr Aulbur was the executive assistant of the head of Mercedes Car Group (2003 to 2005). Dr Aulbur did his undergraduate and graduate studies in Europe and the US.
Dec 18, 2009 08:12
THE NAME of Marc Lammers in Holland is just about as famous as that of Kapil Dev in India. Lammers has been the national head coach of the Dutch women hockey team from 2000 to 2008 and took the Dutch team to Gold medal victory in the Beijing Olympics last year. He has also been the national head coach of Spain women hockey team.
Dec 05, 2009 16:12
INTO its seventh edition, the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon is growing year-on-year with sponsors fully backing the property and the number of participants increasing consistently.
Dec 31, 2008 13:12
Indian Premier League chairman Lalit Kumar Modi is the man who saw tomorrow. Credited with putting together one of the world's most lucrative sports franchises, the idea of a world class cricket league began germinating as far back as 1994 in Modi's head. By his own admission, Modi began work on an IPL type of league when he partnered ESPN in 1994 to launch the sports channel in the country.