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CHENNAI: Indian Oil Corporation on Thursday formally inducted Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa into the IOC "family".

The "induction" took place at a function graced by IOC chairman Shrikant Madhav Vaidya and the regional head of IOC for Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, VC Asokan, here on Thursday, The Hindu reports. 

Pragg, who is now 16 years of age, will be brought onto the rolls of IOC once he turns 18.

May 24, 2022 18:05
CHENNAI: All India Chess Federation (AICF) has joined hands with one of Asia’s leading chemical holding companies Indorama as co-sponsor of the Indian team for the upcoming 44th Chess Olympiad, scheduled in Chennai from July 28 to August 10.
May 16, 2022 16:05
BENGALURU: Kenya’s Nicholas Kipkorir Kimeli and Irene Cheptai ran course records of 27:38 and 30:35 respectively at the 14th edition of the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) World 10K Bengaluru 2022 – a World Athletics Elite Label Race – on Sunday, 15th May. 
May 16, 2022 15:05
CHENNAI: All India Chess Federation (AICF) president Sanjay Kapoor and secretary Bharat Singh Chauhan signed a  Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Tamil Nadu government in the presence of state Chief Minister MK Stalin for the forthcoming 44th Chess Olympiad, slated to be held Chennai from July 28 to August 10.
May 13, 2022 09:05
LONDON: SailGP, the purpose-driven, global racing league has continued to bolster its international broadcast offerings with the announcement of broadcast partners for Season 3 of the championship. 
May 12, 2022 16:05
MUMBAI: Sports18, Viacom18's sports network, Thursday announced a new rights deal that will see every Wanda Diamond League event broadcast live on Sports18 until 2024.  The partnership will tip-off with live coverage of the Doha Diamond League meeting on May 13th. The series will also be available on Voot.
May 11, 2022 20:05
BENGALURU: Procam International, promoters of the Tata Consultancy Services World 10K, Wednesday highlighted arrangements that are in place for the 14th edition of the event, which is expected to witness over 19,000 participants on Sunday, 15th May.  
May 11, 2022 08:05
NEW DELHI: The Information and Broadcasting Ministry has notified sporting events of national importance under the Sports Broadcasting Signals (Mandatory Sharing with Prasar Bharati) Act. The notification supersedes the earlier one issued in March 2021, The Hindu reports.
May 11, 2022 04:05
BENGALURU: The Tata Consultancy Services World 10K (TCS World10K) is back after 3 years and yet again the Bengalureans have shown their ‘heart of gold’ by raising funds for causes that are dear to them. 
May 09, 2022 23:05
BENGALURU: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) World 10K Bengaluru 2022 race promoters Procam International on Monday announced the full elite field for the World Athletics Elite Label Race.   The 14th edition of one of the world’s top road races over this distance will be held this coming Sunday 15 May. 
May 09, 2022 20:05
NEW DELHI: Pro Panja League, India's biggest arm-wrestling tournament, which is in affiliation with the Indian Arm-Wrestling Federation, Monday announced the date and venue of the ranking Tournament.