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'Sad that our PM didn't condole death of PK, Chuni'

IMAGE: Chuni Goswami was everything that any sportsperson would aspire to be. Photograph: AIFF Media Former India forward and renowned coach Subhas Bhowmick on Saturday rued that Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not send any condolence message on the death of football greats P K Banerjee and Chuni Goswami. East Bengal brought together some of the Indian great footballers including Bhaichung Bhutia, Shyam Thapa, Arun Ghosh, Bhowmick among others in a virtual condolence meeting on Facebook., 1 month ago

'Tokyo Olympics will be definitely held next year'

'I believe there will be some treatment (of coronavirus) by September or October this year. We (India) have to plan ourselves thinking that Olympics will be held.' IMAGE: IOA President Narinder Batra said his tenure as FIH chief has been extended till June next year as the elections scheduled to be held in October this year has been postponed to June 2021 in view of the unprecedented situation arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic. Photograph: Hero Hockey India League. IOC member and IOA ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

'Confident of sending record 125 athletes to Tokyo Olympics'

'Olympics is once in four years, and athletes have only one shot at glory, and it's important to have a holistic approach, use science, use medicine, use technology and engineering in training and that will make a difference'   IMAGE: India sent a 117-member contingent at the 2016 Rio Games and 83 competitors to London in 2012. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra is confident of sending a record contingent of 125 athletes to ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

COVID-19 impact: IOA asks Sports Ministry for Rs 200 crore grant

'Due to the ongoing pandemic and lockdown, we the sports bodies are unlikely to get any sponsorship and hence we may find it very difficult to restart our activities effectively' IMAGE: The Indian Olympic Association Chief, Narinder Batra said the IOA is ready for an audit of the funds if they are allotted. Photograph: Rafael Marchante/Reuters The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Sunday requested the Sports Ministry to sanction one-time financial assistance of over Rs 200 crore for various ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Dos and don'ts for athletes amid coronavirus

SAI formulates SOP for centres but training to resume only after MHA clearance Photograph: Kiren Rijiju Office/Twitter Elimination of low-ventilation change rooms, disinfection of training equipment after every use, a bar on sparring for now, and usage of gyms in shifts -- these are some of the measures to tackle the COVID-19 threat that the Sports Authority of India is proposing if training of athletes resumes later this month.   The SAI has formulated a detailed draft of the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Weightlifters itching to train, reach out to Rijiju for clearance

Weightlifters request sports minister Rijiju to allow resumption of training, say social distancing possible in practice hall IMAGE: Currently, nine weightlifters, including Mirabai Chanu, Youth Olympics gold-medallist Jeremy Lalrinnunga and two-time Commonwealth Games champion Sathish Sivalingam are at the camp in Patiala. Photograph: Mirabai Chanu/Twitter Country's top weightlifters, including former world champion Mirabai Chanu, on Monday, requested Sports Minster Kiren Rijiju to allow ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Coronavirus delays process of National Sports Awards

'Generally, the process should have been completed by the month of April but this year the situation is unprecedented.' IMAGE: Paralympic silver-medallist Deepa Malik became the first Indian woman para-athlete and the oldest to be conferred the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award at the Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi last year. Photograph: PTI The process to pick this year's national sports awards has been delayed because of the nation-wide lockdown to combat the coronavirus pandemic and the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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