Governance

MADRID: The FIM, IRTA and MotoGP commercial rights holder Dorna Sports have announced a new date for the Red Bull Grand Prix of the Americas in Austin, Texas.

The event was previously postponed and will now take place from the 1st to the 3rd of October.

The OR Grand Prix of Thailand will therefore take place a week later than previously scheduled, from the 15th to the 17th of October. 

Jun 23, 2021 15:06
NEW DELHI: The Delhi government on Tuesday appointed India’s first woman Olympic medal winner Karnam Malleswari as the first Vice-Chancellor of Delhi Sports University.  Malleswari won Bronze in weightlifting at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
Jun 23, 2021 14:06
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.: In partnership with the LPGA, KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, will further elevate women's sports by introducing KPMG Performance Insights, a game-changing technology platform that will provide data insights and advanced performance analytics for the LPGA Tour.
Jun 23, 2021 14:06
TORONTO: Professional Tennis Players Association (PTPA) co-founders Vasek Pospisil and World Number 1 Novak Djokovic have named Adam Larry executive director, enlisted Carrie Gerlach Cecil to lead brand and communications and appointed Bill Ackman, Michael Hirshfeld, Rebecca Macdonald, Katarina Pijetlovic and Anton Rabie to its advisory board.
Jun 23, 2021 13:06
SAINT JOHN'S, Antigua and Barbuda: Cricket West Indies president Ricky Skerritt has confirmed that CWI, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), and the Hero Caribbean Premier League are engaged in talks for a tweaked CPL schedule to accommodate the second phase of the Indian Premier League (IPL). 
Jun 23, 2021 13:06
MADRID: LaLiga has presented its financial report for the 2019-2020 season, in which the total income of the competition achieved a new historical record – despite the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic – and where the robustness and economic solvency of the clubs in LaLiga Santander and LaLiga SmartBank as a whole are demonstrated in facing up to the strongest impact that will manifest in 2020/21. 
Jun 22, 2021 18:06
MUMBAI: After a two-year gap, the best volleyball players in the country and a host of international stars are set to again turn out for a franchise based professional volleyball league - with a difference though. 
Jun 22, 2021 17:06
AMSTERDAM: FIVB Volleyball World launched the ‘Equal Jersey’ Tuesday: a jersey specifically designed to honor gender equality. This first ever Equal Jersey will be worn by the world’s top volleyball players featuring not only their name, but also the name of the opposite gender who shares the same jersey number. 
Jun 22, 2021 17:06
NEW YORK: Major League Soccer on Monday announced plans to launch a new professional league in 2022 designed to complete the player pathway, while also bringing the excitement and passion of professional soccer to cities that currently do not have a professional soccer team.
Jun 22, 2021 17:06
NEW DELHI: Football Delhi, the game's official governing body for the state of Delhi, announced Tuesday a partnership with Irony Inc. - an esports company that specializes in developing community-first esports programs.  The partnership aims to create a community of “gamers of Delhi”, that provides a gaming platform for football and gaming enthusiasts in the National Capital Region.
Jun 21, 2021 16:06
TOKYO: Today, on 21 June, the five parties, namely the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) and the Government of Japan (GoJ), met to discuss spectator limits for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020. The IOC and IPC were informed about and support the policies the three Japanese parties have decided on.