Indian Olympic Association (ioa)
Sports  /  Published 25.12.20

Nod to 10 teams from IPL 2022

The Indian Premier League will have 10 teams from 2022. The decision to include two new teams from the 15th edition of the IPL was ratified by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) at its 8...
By Indranil Majumdar in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 12.12.20

Dancing in Paris: Breakdance in Olympics

The news that ‘breaking’ — a popular, cynics would hasten to add ‘plebeian’, dance form — is to be added to the itinerary of Olympic sport in Paris four years from ...
By The Editorial Board in

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.10.20

Sport: 24 talent scouts named

Chief minister Hemant Soren handed over appointment letters to 24 newly recruited district sports officers (DSOs) on Thursday, the first time such a group was being hired in the state, and asked them ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Sports  /  Published 13.08.20

Inox group to sponsor Indian team for Tokyo Olympics

  The Tokyo Olympics was rescheduled to next year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It will be held from July 23 to August 8 in 2021. As part of the partnership the Group will also support team'...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 29.06.20

NSF setback not a worry for fraternity

The sports ministry may have withdrawn provisional annual recognition granted to 54 national sports federations (NSFs) on the directions of the Delhi High Court, but the common refrain is it will not ...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 19.07.19

Equestrian Federation: bravery or bravado?

The Equestrian Federation of India (EFI) is on a collision course with both the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports and the Indian Olympic Association. Its actions have left riders in India and overs...
By G. Rajaraman in

Sports  /  Published 05.05.20

IOA fears loss of motivation

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) apprehends that a prolonged absence from sports could lead to a loss of motivation for athletes and has therefore sought suggestions from stakeholders on ways of g...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 23.03.20

Sebastian Coe joins defer-Games chorus

World Athletics chief Sebastian Coe has called for the Tokyo Olympics to be postponed over the coronavirus pandemic as Canada pulled out of the Games and Japan’s Prime Minister admitted a delay coul...
By Amit Roy and Agencies in London

Sports  /  Published 29.12.19

5-member panel formed

Equestrian state associations, for long neglected by the Equestrian Federation of India (EFI), have formed a five-member committee to push the EFI to be compliant with the National Sports Development ...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 11.02.20

Ministry set to probe

The sports ministry is contemplating an inquiry into an “unauthorised” Indian team’s participation in a ‘circle style’ kabaddi World Cup in Pakistan, which has kicked up a storm. The players...
By PTI in New Delhi


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