Infrastructure

LONDON: The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has released its 2021/2022 Annual Report and Financial Statements. Last year saw a record number participating in cricket, with a new high of 14m playing, attending or following cricket, an increase of 3m since 2019.

There was also important progress in delivering both the Inspiring Generations strategy and the game’s action plan to tackle discrimination and drive equity and inclusivity at every level.

May 24, 2022 18:05
BHUBANESWAR: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has launched the first Olympic Values Education Programme  (OVEP) in India, with the Olympism-themed curriculum being integrated into the school education system in the state of Odisha. 
May 24, 2022 17:05
LONDON: Lancashire Cricket has announced that Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has signed a new seven-year extension of the club’s headline partnership, until 2029, making it the longest and biggest sponsorship in English domestic cricket.
May 20, 2022 19:05
LAUSANNE: 92% of permanent venues used for the Olympic Games in the 21st century, and 85% of all permanent Olympic venues since 1896 remain in use, creating wide-ranging benefits for residents in Olympic host cities and regions. This number was revealed Friday by a new report from the International Olympic Committee (IOC), released at the IOC Session held remotely from Lausanne.
May 20, 2022 17:05
NEW YORK: Major League Cricket (MLC), promoted by Times Group-led American Cricket Enterprises (ACE), USA Cricket's commercial rights partner, has announced an initial close of a $44 million Series A and A1 fundraising round. 
May 19, 2022 20:05
MUMBAI: WIth the pandemic threat having receded to manageable levels in the country, the Board of Control for Cricket in India has cleared the way for full capacity crowds at the venues that will host the upcoming limited-overs series against South Africa in June.  The men in blue are scheduled to play five T20Is against the Proteas, starting June 9 in Delhi.
May 19, 2022 18:05
BENGALURU: Two-time BDFA champions, FC Bengaluru United, have tied up with Good Shepherd International School, Ooty, to conduct their United Pro High Performance Program in July. 
May 19, 2022 17:05
RAJKOT: Marwadi University (MU), which has a declared commitment to nurturing future athletes across all sporting categories, asserts it has till date invested over Rs 8 cr (Rs 80 million) with a plan to build a strong sporting ecosystem to complement academics.   
May 18, 2022 19:05
SAN JOSE, Calif.: Extreme Networks Tuesday announced that Premier League giants Liverpool FC has selected the cloud-driven networking company as its Official Wi-Fi Network Solutions Provider and Official Wi-Fi Analytics Provider in a multiyear partnership.  The deployment will begin later this year.
May 05, 2022 20:05
BHUBANESWAR: The JSW Group on Thursday announced the appointments of seasoned South African swim coach Douglas Eager and Olympian and Asian Games medalist Sandeep Sejwal to lead the Odisha JSW Swimming High Performance Centre (OJSHPC) based out of the Kalinga stadium here.
May 04, 2022 18:05
SINGAPORE: International sailing competition SailGP’s global expansion continues with the addition of Singapore to its Season 3 calendar, as the city-state plays host to Asia’s first Sail Grand Prix on January 14-15, 2023.   The event, which is supported by the Singapore Tourism Board (STB), will see the league’s 10 hydrofoiling F50 catamarans hit the waters in Singapore for the first time.