Lausanne: The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has signed up to the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Integrity Betting Intelligence System (IBIS).As an intelligence sharing digital platform, IBIS will enable FIH and ... IndiaTV News, 2 months ago
‘There is lack of competition in India’ ‘There are other things in the socio-economic arena which becomes more important than becoming an athlete’ ‘I don't know of any magic wand but I think India you need to change because you have a zillion people and you could have 100,000 great Olympians’ Sushil Kumar carries the Indian flag during the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games. Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images Nine-time Olympic champion ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago
Former Indian Olympic Association secretary general Lalit Bhanot is set to contest for the post of vice-president of the Asian Athletics Association when the elections for the continental body are held in China next month.It is learnt that Bhanot has been recommended by the Athletics Federation of India to contest the AAA elections to be held on June 1 prior to the Asian Athletics Championships at Wuhan in China from June 3 to 7.Though Bhanot was not allowed to contest IOA elections last year ...Rediff.com, 3 days ago
Vladimir Putin is MIA (missing in action) and the Internet is obsessing over it! Russian President Vladimir Putin smiles as looks at the Russian gymnast Alina Kabayeva, his rumoured girlfriend in this November 2004 picture. Photograph: Reuters Russia’s omnipresent President Vladimir Putin has not been seen in public since March 5 -- it’s been over 10 days now. On Monday, all eyes will be on St Petersburg where a meeting has been planned between the Russian ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
Former Dutch national team coach Paul van Ass was named as the new head coach of India's men's hockey team, ending three months of uncertainly after Australian Terry Walsh quit under controversial circumstances. While the 54-year-old Van Ass, who was at the helm of affairs of the Dutch team from 2010 to 2014, will take charge of the men's team, New Zealand's Anthony Thornton, 47, will replace Neil Hawgood as coach of the women's senior team. According to a statement from the Sports Authority of ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
on your WebpageAdd Widget >Get your members hooked!