LAUSANNE: The International Boxing Association on Monday said it has retained McLaren Sport Solution (MGSS), led by Professor Richard McLaren, to conduct a two-phase independent investigation into allgations of unfair refereeing and judging at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. AIBA expects the first phase of the probe to be completed by August.
Jun 14, 2021 15:06
BHUBANESWAR: Odisha, which today can rightfully lay claim to being the "patron state" for hockey in India, will now have outsiders running the show there. This comes after Hockey India nominated Bhola Nath Singh, currently president of the Jharkhand Hockey Association, as chairman of the ad hoc committee that will manage the game in the Eastern Indian state.
Jun 11, 2021 12:06
HYDERABAD: Mohammad Azharuddin, president of the Hyderabad Cricket Association, has termed the showcause notice sent to him by his rivals, on the "advice of the HCA apex council", as "malafide and illegal". The showcause is in reaction to a notice issued by Azharuddin to the apex council members two months ago.
Jun 10, 2021 10:06
LONDON: The six English clubs that signed up to the still-born breakaway European Super League have agreed to pay a total of £22 million as part of a settlement with the Premier League.
Jun 09, 2021 09:06
KOCHI: Indian Super League franchise Kerala Blasters FC declared Tuesday that all "necessary actions have been taken to clear pending obligations" in the wake of receiving a letter from FIFA stating that the club has been banned from signing players in the upcoming transfer window. The Yellow Army is set to sign Serbian Ivan Vukomanovic as head coach as they prepare for the new season.
Jun 04, 2021 18:06
LAUSANNE: AIBA has ordered an "immediate investigation" into judging decisions of certain bouts at the Asian Boxing Championships held in Dubai. India was amomg the countries that had sought reviews of controversial decisions made during the course of the tournament.
Jun 03, 2021 21:06
NEW DELHI: The BCCI ethics officer Justice (Retd) DK Jain has found Ms Rupa Gurunath, president of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) and daughter of former board president N Srinivasan, guilty of conflict of interest.
Jun 02, 2021 01:06
STAMFORD, Conn.: WWE Tuesday announced three additions to the organization’s senior leadership team. Joining the company will be Jamie Horowitz as executive vice-president, Development & Digital, Samira Shah as general counsel and corporate secretary, and Matt Drew as senior vice-president, International.
Jun 01, 2021 23:06
PARIS: World No.2 Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from Roland Garros. The reigning Australian Open champion announced her decision Monday on social media. Before the start of the French Open, Osaka said she would not partake in post-match media during the tournament because of the toll it can take on the players' mental well-being.
Jun 01, 2021 19:06
MUMBAI: Rohit Ramesh, owner of former I-League champions Chennai City FC has reportedly written to All India Football Federation (AIFF) general secretary Kushal Das seeking the de-recognition of the Tamil Nadu Football Association (TFA).
May 28, 2021 20:05
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Friday declined to entertain a petition moved by a law student (?) upset over what he saw as a “media trial” that disgraced wrestler Sushil Kumar, who has been arrested in a murder case by the Delhi police, was being subjected to. The Division Bench of Chief Justice D N Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh said the issue can be argued if Kumar himself approaches the court.