NEW DELHI: The Union Sports Ministry on Sunday said it has decided to name all the upcoming and upgraded facilities of the Sports Authority of India (SAI) after renowned athletes who have brought accolades for the country.

The initiative is meant to honour sporting heroes of the country, SAI stated in a press release.

Dec 04, 2020 15:12
NEW DELHI: The Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Thursday informed that it has sanctioned over Rs 9 million to send a 42-member wrestling contingent for the Individual World Cup scheduled to be held from December 12 to 18 in Belgrade, Serbia.  This includes the costs of air tickets, boarding and lodging, amongst other things.
Nov 05, 2020 13:11
NEW DELHI: The Sports Authority of India has lodged an FIR seeking an immediate investigation after several athletes across the country were duped of money through a false advertisement for next year's Khelo India Games.
Nov 03, 2020 11:11
NEW DELHI: Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Monday virtually inaugurated Sports Authority of India's (SAI) new Regional Centre in Zirakpur, Punjab, which will now act as one of the main SAI centres for North India.
Oct 05, 2020 11:10
NEW DELHI: Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju is hopeful that the country will be able to conduct sporting competitions by early next year, reports PTI. Sporting action in India was halted in March, when camps were shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In the past few months, the athletes have resumed training gradually.
Oct 01, 2020 11:10
NEW DELHI: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday unveiled the new Sports Authority of India (SAI) logo. The logo is to represent the passion for athletes to achieve new heights. "The new logo would be easier to display and would easily get imprint in anyone's mind." said Rijiju. 
Aug 12, 2020 19:08
NEW DELHI: The Sports Authority of India on Wednesday announced that the Indian men's and women's hockey teams are scheduled to resume sports activities from 19th August, following the completion of their 14-day quarantine period. 
Aug 07, 2020 19:08
NEW DELHI: The Sports Authority of India (SAI), in association with Education Boards CISCE and CBSE, will host an online program for training of Physical Education (PE) Teachers from CISCE Schools on "Khelo India Fitness Assessment of School Going Children".
Jun 01, 2020 14:06
NEW DELHI: The Union Sports Ministry has extended the tenure of Sandip Mukund Pradhan, director-general (DG) of Sports Authority of India (SAI) for a period of two years.
May 22, 2020 18:05
NEW DELHI: "Sparring, using of the ring/mat and sharing of equipment is not allowed for contact sports such as wrestling and boxing." Quoting directly from Sports Authority of India's much-awaited Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) to restart training, which was released Thursday. 
Apr 27, 2020 17:04
NEW DELHI: Sports Authority of India director-general Sandip Pradhan has commended the joint initiative of the All India Football Federation and SAI to use the period of the country-wide lockdown to hold a 13-day online coaching refresher course. The course, which got underway on Monday, April 20, will see as many as 20 different sessions being held, with the course coming to an end on Saturday, May 2.