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NEW DELHI: The Indian Olympic Association (IOA), on Tuesday, announced the Chef de Missions for the country’s contingents at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and the Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games.

IOA senior vice-president Rakesh Anand has been chosen as India’s Chef de Mission for CWG 2022 which will be held in Birmingham, UK from July 28 to August 8. Bhupender Singh Bajwa, president of the Wushu Association of India, meanwhile, will shoulder the responsibilities at this year’s Asian Games, scheduled to be held in Hangzhou, China from September 10 to 25.

Dec 08, 2021 14:12
LONDON: The Commonwealth Games Federation on Wednesday launched the Commonwealth Sport Pride Network to positively champion and enable LGBTQ+ inclusion at the Commonwealth Games and across the Commonwealth Sport Movement.  
Dec 06, 2021 13:12
IS IT JUST US THAT IS NOT SURPRISED that India’s hockey teams will indeed compete at next year’s Commonwealth Games in Birmingham if they qualify?  “India’s hockey men and women, if they are invited and qualify, will be here. I am delighted,” Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) president Louise Martin told Olympics news website Insidethegames.
Oct 12, 2021 18:10
LONDON: The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) has unveiled a new Strategic Roadmap at its 2021 General Assembly Monday, which provides potential future hosts and sports with the renewed flexibility to be innovative and creative in delivering the Commonwealth Games.
Oct 11, 2021 19:10
NEW DELHI: Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur on Sunday criticised Hockey India for unilaterally declaring it would not field men's and women's teams at next year's Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, saying the national federation is bound to consult with the government before taking any such step.
Jun 18, 2021 07:06
NEW DELHI: The Indian Olympic Association on Thursday announced a sponsorship agreement with MPL Sports Foundation, the community initiative of esports platform Mobile Premier League (MPL), as the IOA's principal sponsor covering the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games. 
Jun 16, 2021 16:06
BIRMINGHAM: The 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games Organising Committee on Tuesday announced that the debuting women’s T20 competition will be held over 10 days between July 29 and August 7, and that all the matches will be played at Edgbaston.
Jun 05, 2021 08:06
LONDON: The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) Coordination Commission have stated they are confident that Birmingham 2022 is fully on track to stage a fantastic sporting competition that will be an incredible showcase of the city, the West Midlands and the UK.
Apr 26, 2021 19:04
DUBAI: The International Cricket Council has announced the women's teams that have qualified for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games as the sport makes a landmark re-entry to the prestigious multi-sport event scheduled from 28 July to 8 August next year.
Feb 09, 2021 18:02
LONDON: David Grevemberg will be leaving his role as chief executive officer at the Commonwealth Games Federation on 5 March. David has served in this position since November 2014 following his tenure at the helm of the successful Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Nov 19, 2020 19:11
DUBAI: The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) and the International Cricket Council (ICC) have announced the qualification process for cricket, which makes a historic appearance at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, scheduled from 28 July to 8 August.