HYDERABAD: The government of Andhra Pradesh has allocated two acres of land to badminton star PV Sindhu to set up a badminton academy near Visakhapatnam.

The government order (GO) was issued on Thursday allocating two acres of land located at Chingadili village in Visakhapatnam rural mandal to set up P Venkata Sindhu Badminton Academy and Sports School for promoting sports in the public interest.

Dec 28, 2017 12:12
BEIJING: Major League Baseball (MLB) and Beijing Enterprises Real-Estate Group Ltd.(BEREGL), a top Chinese state-owned enterprise, have announced a 10-year relationship to grow the game in China.  The announcement was made at a press conference here recently attended by members of the Chinese government, BEREGL, MLB China and some of the top baseball players in the country. 
Dec 12, 2017 14:12
NEW DELHI: The capital's deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia on Monday approved a proposal for setting up a Rs 1.22 billion sports complex here with modern facilities for cricket, football, basketball, athletics, tennis and swimming. Spread over 18.2 acres, the complex - which is coming up at Najafgarh in west Delhi - will have world class facilities, IANS reports. 
Dec 02, 2017 12:12
LAUSANNE: Throughout a two-day orientation seminar, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Paris 2024 reinforced their commitment to organising the Olympic Games in a spirit of co-construction over the next seven years.
Nov 29, 2017 06:11
TOKYO: The Musashino Forest Sport Plaza, a new permanent venue to be used during the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, has officially opened to the public.  With respectively 970 days and 1,002 days to go until the opening of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, the delivery of this first new permanent venue means Tokyo's preparations are well on track.
Nov 29, 2017 06:11
DOHA: The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has unveiled the design of Ras Abu Aboud Stadium, the seventh 2022 FIFA World Cup stadium design to be released.
Nov 23, 2017 12:11
SEOUL: With less than 80 days to go until the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) concluded its final Project Review in PyeongChang confident that a memorable experience awaits athletes and Olympic fans in the Republic of Korea.
Nov 20, 2017 12:11
MELBOURNE: Cricket Australia (CA)  and the Western Australian Cricket Association (WACA) Monday welcomed confirmation from the government of Western Australia that Perth Stadium will be ready to host the Gillette One-Day International between Australia and England on Sunday 28 January 2018.  
Nov 08, 2017 12:11
AHMEDABAD: The Premier School Leagues kicked off here at The Arena by TransStadia with ten participating schools competing in a 7vs7 football match.