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NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court's well meaning interventions failed to make any material difference in Indian cricket and in India football. Will it be third time lucky as far as the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) is concerned? Do not bet on it.

Be that as it may, the Supreme Court on Thursday tasked former apex court judge Justice L Nageswara Rao with amending the IOA constitution and preparing a new electoral college.

Sep 15, 2022 07:09
NEW DELHI: Acting on expected lines, the Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted the proposed changes to the Board of Control for Cricket in India's constitution, which will allow current BCCI secretary Jay Shah and its president Sourav Ganguly to get an extension to their respective terms. 
Sep 14, 2022 10:09
NEW DELHI: Observations made by Justice DY Chandrachud, hearing arguments Tuesday in which the Board of Control for Cricket in India urged the Supreme Court to permit its office-bearers to have two consecutive terms of three years each at the BCCI before entering the three-year “cooling-off” period, appear to indicate that the two-judge Bench he leads is set to accede. 
Sep 13, 2022 22:09
INDORE: The Madhya Pradesh High Court has dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking a ban on the promotion of online gaming apps by cricketers M S Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma and Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan.  Online gaming is "not banned or prohibited" in the state and whether to play these mobile-based games or not was a matter of "self-restriction", the court ruled.
Sep 08, 2022 10:09
MUMBAI: The Mumbai bench of the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) on Wednesday directed Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (Zee) to convene a shareholders' meet on October 14 for approving the merger with Culver Max Entertainment (Sony Pictures Networks India).
Sep 07, 2022 19:09
MUMBAI: Virat Kohli-backed mobile and skill gaming platform MPL has launched a Bug Bounty program with the aim of strengthening the security of the users and continuing to provide a safe and fair gameplay environment. 
Aug 29, 2022 20:08
NEW DELHI: Legends League Cricket has announced sports news and betting platform SkyExchange as title sponsor for the second edition of the League. 
Aug 27, 2022 11:08
NEW DELHI: The Bureau of the FIFA Council Friday lifted the suspension that was imposed on the All India Football Federation (AIFF) due to undue third-party influence. 
Aug 25, 2022 15:08
NEW DELHI: 'You can lead a horse to water but you can't make him drink'! Even as representatives from 25 out of the 36 state associations "unanimously" decided Wednesday to elect former India goalkeeper and Bengal BJP leader Kalyan Chaubey as the next All India Football Federation president at a meeting in the capital, valid accusations of "third party interference being allowed" were raised. 
Aug 24, 2022 19:08
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said the matters related to the Board of Control for Cricket in India, principally on amending its constitution, would be heard by a Bench headed by Justice D Y Chandrachud.
Aug 24, 2022 19:08
Kalyan Chaubey, a former goalkeeper and now BJP leader from Bengal, is reportedly the frontrunner to succeed Praful Patel as president of the All India Football Federation in elections due on September 2. Telegraph India reports that Chaubey's nomination for the top post, which was filed from Gujarat and seconded by Arunachal Pradesh, will be uncontested.