Anju Bobby George

NEW DELHI: Adille Sumariwalla’s election unopposed as the Athletics Federation of India president for a third term was ratified on Day 1 of the federation’s AGM here on Saturday, as were all the other posts in the executive council.

But the focus of the meeting remained firmly on preparations for the Tokyo Olympics next year and curbing doping and age-fraud at all levels, reports The Hindu.

Oct 22, 2020 11:10
NEW DELHI: Adille Sumariwalla is set to be elected unopposed as Athletics Federation of India president for his third term, while former long jumper Anju Bobby George will be made senior vice-president in the polls of the national governing body on October 31st.  Sumariwalla and Anju were the only candidates who filed their nomination papers.
Sep 20, 2019 17:09
CHENNAI: In a big boost for athletics and shooting respectively, Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has cleared Rs 50 million each from the National Sports Development Fund for the academies run by Anju Bobby George and Gagan Narang.
Mar 01, 2018 13:03
BENGALURU: India's greatest ever long jumper Anju Bobby George and Athletics Federation of India secretary CK Valson have blamed the ongoing Indian Super League (ISL) for taking away stadiums meant for athletics, thus leading to a compromise on the training of athletes.