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Cricket seeks inclusion in Olympics. But when?

Cricket seeks inclusion in Olympics. But when?

ICC exploring prospects of cricket's inclusion in Olympics IMAGE: Pakistan’s Nida Rashid, left, celebrates with teammates after dismissing Bangladesh’s Nuzhat Tasnia during the women's cricket final at the 2014 Asian Games. Photograph: Suhaimi Abdullah/Getty Images David Richardson, the chief executive of the International Cricket Council, has confirmed that possibilities of including cricket in the summer Olympics are being explored following a positive meeting with officials of ..., 6 days ago

Cameroon's Hayatou to stand in for suspended Blatter

IMAGE: FIFA interim president Issa Hayatou. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images Cameroon’s Issa Hayatou will take over as interim FIFA president following the provisional suspension of Sepp Blatter in a corruption scandal, soccer's world governing body said on Thursday.Spain’s Angel Maria Villar is in line to take over at European governing body UEFA after its president Michel Platini was also handed a provisional 90-day ban by FIFA's Ethics Committee.FIFA’s statutes ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Meet the men in line for the job of FIFA interim boss  Rediff.com1 month ago

Why the World Athletics boss is under fire again...

‘I did not lobby anyone on behalf of the Eugene 2021 bid’ ‘It smells and it has to be investigated’ IMAGE: President of International Association of Athletics Federations Sebastian Coe. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters The head of world athletics Sebastian Coe faced fresh allegations about his involvement in the controversial award of the 2021 world championships to the American city of Eugene on Tuesday, but insisted he had acted fairly throughout. In April this year the ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago

#PrayersforParis...Sporting world mourns

IMAGE: Romain Grosjean of France and Lotus wears a french national flag on his arm in tribute to the victims of the terrorist attacks in Paris. Photograph: Lars Baron/Getty Images All major sporting events in the Paris region were suspended on Saturday as France mourned the victims of the attacks in the capital city the night before that left 129 people dead and 352 wounded. Shows of respect, sadness and support took place well beyond French borders as sport's global family, from Sydney to ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

This is how the world reacted to Russia's suspension

Athletics' governing body has voted to suspend Russia from the sport for widespread, state-sponsored doping and the ban will include the 2016 Olympics unless the country can demonstrate a major change in their approach and controls Reaction to the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) council's vote to provisionally suspend Russia from the sport for widespread, state-sponsored doping Athletics governing body suspends Russia IMAGE: From left, General secretary of the ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Doping scandal: What will Sebastian Coe do now?

Coe in the spotlight as world athletics ponders Russia ban ‘I think Seb Coe is somebody who can grasp this and can be transformational enough to effect some change in athletics’ IMAGE: President of International Association of Athletics Federations Sebastian Coe. Photograph: Jason Lee/Reuters Sebastian Coe chairs a meeting of world athletics on Friday to discuss suspending Russia over allegations of state sponsored doping of its athletes, a crisis that has put his leadership ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

To make cricket global, Tendulkar set to woo America

"The idea is to globalize cricket...We are here to encourage youngsters as well as women cricketers who will be joining us in our practice sessions," Tendulkar told reporters here yesterday ahead of the first match in the 'Cricket All Stars' series ...
 Jagran Post3 weeks ago To make cricket global, Sachin Tendulkar set to woo America  Jagran Post3 weeks ago

A heart-wrenching tale of forgotten athletes

IMAGE: Kim So-young, left, a former gymnast who was paralysed from the neck down at 16 after falling off the parallel bars while training, talks to former Olympic gold medalist Jang Mi-ran at her office in Seoul. Photograph: Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters Weightlifting champion Kim Byeong-chan died alone, paralysed and penniless after a motorcycle accident cut short his career, and for some former athletes his demise is a consequence of South Korea's ruthless pursuit of sporting excellence. The limited ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Meet the SEVEN confirmed candidates vying for FIFA presidency

World soccer's governing body FIFA, shaken by the worst corruption crisis in its history, confirmed on Wednesday that seven candidates had registered as candidates for its presidency, with former Trinidad and Tobago international David Nakhid the only surprise omission.The seven candidates were Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan, Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa of Bahrein, Frenchmen Jerome Champagne and Michel Platini, Swiss Gianni Infantino, Liberian Musa Bility and South Africa's Tokyo ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Bid for FIFA presidency: Meet the men who could replace Blatter

The race to succeed Sepp Blatter as president of FIFA is picking up steam and there is a scramble for nominations Take a look at the men who are bidding for FIFA presidency IMAGE: UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino. Photograph: Harold Cunningham/Getty Images UEFA general secretary Gianni Infantino entered the race for FIFA president on Monday as Asian soccer chief Sheikh Salman Bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa of Bahrain declared he had also put himself forward. A surprise announcement from the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Ethics body suspends Blatter, Platini from world football  Rediff.com1 month ago
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