Infrastructure

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kerala Sports Minister V Abdurahman, at a press conference organised at the secretariat on Monday, announced the state government’s collaboration with All India Football Federation on multiple projects.

As part of the programmes, and in an endeavour to promote and encourage women’s football, the Kerala government, along with the AIFF and Kerala Football Association,  will also host an international football tournament in Kochi in December, ahead of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022, which is slated to be held from January 20-February 6, 2022.

Sep 17, 2021 18:09
KOCHI: Kerala Blasters FC is delighted to announce their partnership with the Government of Kerala (DSYA) for operating the Sports Kerala Elite Residential Football Academy at GV Raja Sports School, Thiruvananthapuram as their Technical Partner. This partnership is one of its kind in India, and the Center of Excellence will be managed by KBFC for an initial period of five years.
Sep 16, 2021 15:09
MUMBAI: The Maharashtra state government has finally given its permission to the Sunil Gavaskar Foundation to convert the reserved plot for an indoor academy complex into a full-fledged multi-facility sports complex. Gavaskar's foundation had been allotted the plot measuring 2,000 square metres way back in 1988.
Sep 15, 2021 11:09
BHUBANESWAR: Hockey India officials are reportedly in touch with the Odisha and Uttar Pradesh governments to finalise the venue for the FIH Junior Hockey World Cup.  Earlier, the showpiece event was scheduled to be held at Guwahati from November 25 to December 5. 
Sep 14, 2021 09:09
MUMBAI: "The IPL family doesn't forget." That was the reaction offered by retired cricketer turned commentator Aakash Chopra after English cricketers Dawid Malan, Chris Woakes and Jonny Bairstow announced they were skipping the remainder of IPL 2021 citing "personal reasons".  If there ever was a case of warped priorities, this would very likely be up there with the best of them. 
Sep 14, 2021 06:09
VIJAYNAGAR: Recognising and rewarding India’s best-ever performance at an Olympic Games, The JSW Group organised a felicitation ceremony at the Inspire Institute of Sport, in Bellary, on Saturday, that had Neeraj Chopra, Bjarang Punia, Ravi Dahiya and PR Sreejesh in attendance.  
Sep 10, 2021 08:09
MUMBAI: Japanese performance sportswear firm ASICS plans to add 18 stores to its sales network in 2022 expanding its footprints in India further along with a value-based growth of up to 25% by that time, a top company official has said. ASICS on Thursday also announced its commitment to nurturing young wrestling talent in India.
Sep 03, 2021 09:09
KOLKATA: The City of Joy has been officially confirmed as the home of the Durand Cup – the oldest club football tournament in Asia, for the next five editions.
Aug 25, 2021 10:08
NEW DELHI: India is among a host of countries interested in hosting the Olympic Games in 2036, 2040 and even beyond, International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach has said. The IOC recently announced that the city of Brisbane will host the 2032 Summer Games.
Aug 20, 2021 12:08
CHENNAI: A fully sanitised MMRT is witnessing another grand congregation of country’s top talent and two-wheeler manufacturers with the first round of the 2021 MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship commencing on Friday with over 100 entries in fray in a card of 19 races being held behind closed doors, while strictly complying with the Covid-19 safety protocols.
Aug 19, 2021 06:08
NEW YORK: WME Sports Wednesday announced the hire of sports executive Joe Januszewski as SVP and Division head to lead its full-service global property solutions team, which delivers naming rights deals, premium hospitality offerings and suite sales strategies for the world’s leading sports teams, leagues and organizations.