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2 Hockey India employees test positive for coronavirus

2 Hockey India employees test positive for coronavirus

Indian Olympic Association president Narinder Batra urged all National Sports Federations (NSF) and National Olympic Committees (NOC) to get their employees checked for coronavirus  after Hockey India staff members tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday.   Two staffers including, one from the accounts department and a junior field officer, returned positive results for COVID-19, after tests were conducted on 29 Hockey India employees on Friday."My request and advice to NOC SG, ..., 1 month ago

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Times of India, 5 months ago

IOA Vice-President Files Complaint Against Narinder Batra To FIH

Indian Olympic Association (IOA) vice-president Sudhanshu Mittal has written to the International Hockey Federation (FIH) over the "illegal" appointment of Narinder Batra as FIH president. Asian News International Updated: June 08, 2020 10:03 PM IST Read ...
 NDTV1 month ago Batra writes to Bach on allegations of electoral irregularity  Rediff.com4 weeks ago Batra gets extension as FIH president  The Assam Tribune2 months ago Narinder Batra's term as FIH president extended to May 2021  Times of India2 months ago

Teammates have helped me succeed: Harmanpreet after Arjuna nomination

In contention for the Arjuna award after being nominated by the national federation, the Indian men's hockey team defender Harmanpreet Singh on Thursday said his teammates have had a huge role in making him successful.
 Times of India1 month ago

Does the IOA want to finish Mumbai hockey?

'Indian hockey will lose out on one of its most important nurseries of good hockey talent.' IMAGE: Young boys play hockey at an academy in Mumbai. Photograph: Hitesh Harisinghani/   The Indian Olympic Association's latest directive to implement the 'One State, One Association' diktat across all sports federations in the country threatens the existence of hockey in Mumbai. Hockey and Mumbai go a long way, the Mumbai Hockey Association having been in existence for nearly nine ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago Hockey captain Rani recommended for Khel Ratna  Rediff.com1 month ago 'A magician with a hockey stick'  Rediff.com1 month ago How India's hockey teams are preparing for Olympics  Rediff.com1 month ago

Indian hockey legend Balbir Singh Sr dies at 96

One of India's greatest hockey players, Balbir Singh Sr, died at a hospital in Chandigarh on Monday after battling multiple health issues for over the last fortnight. The legend was 96 and is survived by his daughter Sushbir and three sons Kanwalbir, Karanbir, and Gurbir. "He died at around 6:30 this morning," Abhijit Singh, Director Fortis Hospital, Mohali, where he was admitted since May 8, said. Balbir Singh Sr's world record for most goals scored by an individual in the men's hockey final ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Pak hockey fraternity mourns Balbir Singh Sr  Rediff.com1 month ago

Football great IM Vijayan recommended for Padma Shri

IMAGE: Former India striker IM Vijayan. Photograph: Kind courtesy, All India Radio/Twitter The All India Football Federation (AIFF) has recommended former skipper IM Vijayan for Padma Shri, the country's fourth-highest civilian award. The 51-year-old former India striker, who made his national debut in the early 90s, scored 40 goals in 79 matches for India. He was awarded the Arjuna award in 2003. He was also awarded the Indian 'Player of the Year' in 1993, 1997 and 1999.   Confirming the ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

How Sports Ministry plans to attract top coaches to train elite athletes

'Several Indian coaches are showing very good results and need to be rewarded for their hard work.' IMAGE: Chief national badminton coach Pullela Gopichand with PV Sindhu. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images The Sports Ministry removed the Rs 2 lakh cap on the salary given to Indian coaches for training elite athletes in a bid to encourage them to produce better results.The move is also aimed at attracting former players to become high performance trainers.The announcement came after the ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago Risk of athletes losing motivation in lockdown  Rediff.com2 months ago

'India shouldn't be hoping for medals in Tokyo Olympics'

'I think the situation is today is a complete mess and I don't know what is going to happen and if such things will continue for a bit longer period then do not look for double-figured medals.' IMAGE: Indian Olympic Association president Narinder Batra. Photograph: Ali Bharmal/Getty Images for FIH After the Sports Ministry withdrew the recognition of 54 National Sports Federations (NSFs), Indian Olympic Association president Narinder Batra raised concerns saying that if things will continue to ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Sport could resume in India sans fans in August

'The resumption of sporting events will boost the confidence of our athletes and also create an atmosphere of normalcy in these trying times. We can plan some events August onwards.' IMAGE: Among the key points discussed in the meeting, it was suggested by the ministry that federations submit an interim ACTC to kick start training of Olympic bound athletes in a phased manner. Photograph: Hockey India Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday said tournaments can start without spectators from ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Federations gear up for resumption amid lockdown relaxation

IMAGE: NRAI president Raninder Singh sounded optimistic a day after the Ministry of Home Affairs guidelines permitted reopening of sports complexes and stadia. Photograph: SAI Media/Twitter The shooting federation got busy firming up its plans, wary paddlers were asked to report for training while the boxing body was consulting team doctors to figure a way forward as Indian sports sought resumption amid relaxation in the continuing COVID-19 lockdown.     A day after the Ministry of ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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