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NEW DELHI: In a bid to get kho kho action back on track post the COVID-19 pandemic and help Indian players excel in one of the country’s most popular indigenous sports, industrialist Amit Burman-promoted Ultimate Kho Kho (UKK) in association with Kho Kho Federation of India (KKFI) has rolled out the first-ever high-performance assessment analysis and evaluation programme —'Rise in Sports Excellence’, for Indian kho kho players. 

Jan 20, 2021 12:01
NEW DELHI: MLB, in association with India on Track (IOT) and the Amateur Baseball Federation of India (ABFI), conducted online interactive coaching sessions to over 75 participants on Saturday, 16th of January and Sunday, 17th of January. 
Jan 15, 2021 17:01
CALGARY, Canada: The Canadian subsidiary of Balkrishna Industries Ltd (BKT Tires), the Indian multinational group and global player in the off-highway tire market, and OK Tire have been named as the official title sponsors of the BKT Tires & OK Tire World Men’s Curling Championship 2021, taking place in the Calgary hub in Alberta, Canada.
Jan 06, 2021 19:01
SHILLONG, Meghalaya: Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, while inaugurated the new Synthetic Football Ground, Synthetic Athletic Track & Field and Girls hostel at SAI Training Centre, said that National Games 2022 will be held in Meghayala. 
Jan 05, 2021 18:01
NEW DELHI: Sanjay Kapoor was elected president of the All India Chess Federation (AICF), while Bharat Singh Chauhan retained the secretary’s post, in the polls held online on Monday.
Dec 22, 2020 19:12
NEW YORK: Exercise bike maker Peloton Interactive Inc Monday announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Precor, one of the largest global commercial fitness equipment providers with a significant US manufacturing presence, in a transaction valued at $420 million. 
Dec 22, 2020 18:12
BENGALURU: In collaboration with partner brands of Tata Consultancy Services World 10K, Procam International kick-started the Playscape Active Hub, an interactive platform for the active living community.
Dec 21, 2020 16:12
NEW DELHI: The Union Sports Ministry has approved the inclusion of four indigenous sports, including Gatka and Kalaripayattu, in the Khelo India Youth Games 2021, scheduled to take place in Haryana. The other two games included are Thang-Ta and Mallakhamba.
Dec 18, 2020 17:12
NEW DELHI: The Ministry of AYUSH and Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports on Thursday announced the formal recognition of Yogasana as a competitive sport, with an aim of enhancing interest in Yoga among people around the globe.
Dec 18, 2020 13:12
LAUSANNE: The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), world sport's highest court, on Thursday reduced a ban imposed on Russia by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), which had banished the country from the international stage for systematic doping, from four to two years.
Dec 14, 2020 18:12
BENGALURU: The Karnataka government has revoked the digital betting privileges accorded to Bangalore Turf Club with immediate effect.