HYDERABAD: The government of Andhra Pradesh has allocated two acres of land to badminton star PV Sindhu to set up a badminton academy near Visakhapatnam.

The government order (GO) was issued on Thursday allocating two acres of land located at Chingadili village in Visakhapatnam rural mandal to set up P Venkata Sindhu Badminton Academy and Sports School for promoting sports in the public interest.

Jun 16, 2021 17:06
MADRID: LaLiga, NBA and T3N Sport & Investment, accompanied by regional and local officials, have unveiled ESC MADRID, the sports and education complex where the two professional leagues will coexist in Madrid.  It has recently entered the final stage of construction and is expected to be completed in 2022.
Jun 15, 2021 16:06
DUBAI: Even as unnamed BCCI sources offer various scenarios being comtemplated under which the upcoming T20 World Cup could still be staged in India, International Cricket Council interim CEO Geoff Allardice has sought to offer a reality check.
Jun 09, 2021 18:06
BENGALURU: Tablez - a leading Abu Dhabi-based retail and F&B group with a substantial presence in India, has announced its decision to launch a proprietary retail chain of toys by rebranding its existing toy stores into spaces of experience and entertainment for kids and parents.
Jun 07, 2021 07:06
MUMBAI: There is clarity now on the "other venue" the International Cricket Council had alluded to when it announced on June 1 that the focus of its planning efforts for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 was on the event being staged in the UAE.  The ICC board had also confirmed at the time that the BCCI will remain the hosts of the event regardless of where the event is played.  
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.
Jun 03, 2021 22:06
LAUSANNE: Oman's capital Muscat will host the inaugural FIH Hockey5s World Cups (Men and Women) to be held in January of 2024, the International Hockey Federation announced Thursday.  Oman won the bid to host the event by getting 13 votes out of a total of 16 and beating six other bidders.
Jun 03, 2021 19:06
LONDON: Ahead of next month’s flagship Royal Ascot race meeting, Ascot Racecourse has launched a suite of new licensed product collections for 2021 with a selection of premium British brands and its first online shop, in deals brokered by IMG.
Jun 02, 2021 22:06
LAUSANNE: World Table Tennis, the commercial arm of the International Table Tennis Federation, has opened the bidding process to host the top tier of WTT events – the WTT Series – in 2022. 
Jun 02, 2021 00:06
LAUSANNE: The International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission for the Olympic Games Paris 2024 met Tuesday, with the local Organising Committee delivering a clear message – Paris 2024 is ready to take centre stage.
Jun 01, 2021 23:06
DUBAI: The ICC board, which met here Tuesday, has sent a clear signal to the mandarins in the Board of Control for Cricket in India that the "majority opinion" in the cricketing world is that the Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 should NOT be hosted in India.