Governance

MUMBAI: Cricket must be the only game in the world in which a World Cup draw is not shown live. Translated this means commercial considerations and NOT the luck of the draw determine into which groups the "big teams" are placed.

We will return to that. The International Cricket Council on Thursday announced the fixtures for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022, scheduled to run from October 16 through to November 13. Sixteen international teams will clash in 45 matches as the pinnacle global event in men’s T20 cricket comes to Australia for the first time.

Jan 21, 2022 12:01
MUMBAI: Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren has mentioned his pride in being able to “be an important part of strengthening the football ecosystem in India”.
Jan 21, 2022 12:01
NEW YORK: The President of the UN General Assembly, Abdulla Shahid, Thursday appealed to UN Member states to observe the Olympic Truce for the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, following the resolution adopted in December.  The resolution calls for the Olympic Truce to be respected from 27 January to 20 March - seven days before the start of the Olympic Winter Games until seven days after the Paralympic Games. 
Jan 20, 2022 19:01
BHUBANESWAR: With five days to go, the Odisha government is leaving no stone unturned to successfully host the inaugural edition of the Odisha Open international badminton tournament, which will witness over 300 players from 18 countries vie for top honours. The 2022 Odisha Open is a BWF Super 100 tournament that will take place at the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium in Cuttack from January 25 to 30.
Jan 20, 2022 19:01
DUBAI: As part of the 2021 edition of the ICC Awards, the International Cricket Council announced the ICC Teams of the Year across men’s and women’s international cricket across their channels Thursday.  Significantly, no Indian cricketers could make it to the final XI of the T20 men's international team shortlisted by the apex cricket governing body. 
Jan 20, 2022 18:01
MUMBAI: All India Football Federation president Praful Patel, while wishing the national women's team luck for the AFC Women’s Asian Cup India 2022 has announced a bonus for the Blue Tigresses if the manages to reach the quarterfinals.  India take on Iran in the tournament opener at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai Thursday.
Jan 20, 2022 18:01
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) Tours and Fixtures Committee has recommended that the three-match ODI series and the upcoming three-match T20I series between India and West Indies be played in Ahmedabad and Kolkata.
Jan 19, 2022 19:01
LONDON: World Rugby Wednesday launched its Environmental Sustainability Plan 2030, a detailed strategy to help tackle the environmental sustainability issues that both affect and are affected by rugby.
Jan 19, 2022 18:01
MADRID: A new chapter begins for the biggest and most successful path on the Road to MotoGP in 2022. The FIM Moto3 Junior World Championship becomes the FIM JuniorGP World Championship, recognising its status and position as a globally vital proving ground for young riders.
Jan 18, 2022 18:01
NEW DELHI: Reacting to the recent statement made by the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister of about bringing an end to online gaming in the state, the FICCI Gaming Committee (FGC) urges the government to adopt an enabling gaming policy protecting players while ensuring a secure, and responsible gaming environment.
Jan 18, 2022 16:01
HYDERABAD: India has taken a step closer to hosting a round of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship following the signing of a Letter Of Intent (LoI) between the Telangana state and Formula E. Signed in Hyderabad, the Official Candidate City, the agreement will see Formula E work with city and state officials to examine the viability of hosting a future E-Prix.