Multi-Discipline Events

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday placed the management of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) under a Committee of Administrators (CoA) in order to enhance the “environment” of sporting bodies and structurally reorganise them.

The IOA and any other National Sports Federations (NSFs) must not be recognised or given any facilities by the Centre, according to the court’s directive. This is true even if they agree to follow the Sports Code.

Aug 12, 2022 10:08
The BRICS Games will be held online September 1-30, with athletes from China, Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa competing in three events – breakdancing, chess and wushu. 
Aug 09, 2022 17:08
Unprecedented success in track and field events that delivered eight medals, the highest for India in a Commonwealth Games edition overseas, is arguably the biggest positive to come out of the just-concluded Birmingham 2022.
Jul 21, 2022 17:07
PANAJI: After a wait of nearly a decade, Goa has got the nod to host the National Games "anytime in 2023", state Sports Minister Govind Gaude said on Wednesday. The infrastructure required for hosting the games in Goa would be ready by December this year, PTI quotes Gaude as having said, while making the announcement in the State Assembly late on Wednesday night.
Jul 19, 2022 18:07
KUWAIT: The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) Tuesday announced the new dates for the 19th Asian Games, which will now be held in Hangzhou from 23rd September to 8th October 2023. 
Jul 15, 2022 18:07
MONACO: The World Athletics Council has selected Tokyo, Japan, to host the 2025 World Athletics Championships. On the second day of the 228th World Athletics Council Meeting in Oregon, USA, the Council also announced that the 2024 World Athletics Cross Country Championships will be held in Medulin and Pula in Croatia and the 2026 World Athletics Cross Country Championships will be held in Tallahassee, Florida.
Jul 14, 2022 17:07
MUMBAI: Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has acquired the media rights for the World Athletics Championships Oregon22, which is scheduled from July 15 to July 24, 2022, in Eugene, Oregon, United States.  Financial terms were not disclosed.
Jul 11, 2022 21:07
MUMBAI: If there is one thing predictable about whichever state is awarded hosting rights for what is notionally the country's most prestigious national multi-discipline event, it is that they are NEVER held within the timeslines originally announced. The only unpredictable part is how many times said timelines will be shifted. 
Jul 05, 2022 18:07
MUMBAI: Officials of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) were in Cambodia recently to lobby for the inclusion of cricket in the 2023 Southeast Asian Games, local media has reported. The ACC delegation was led by ACC development chairman/executive board member Mahinda Vallipuram, Cambodia's Khmer Times reports.
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 06, 2022 16:05
TASHKENT: Following detailed discussions with the Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) and the Hangzhou Asian Games Organising Committee (HAGOC), the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) executive board (EB) Friday decided to postpone the 19th Asian Games, which were scheduled to be held in Hangzhou, China, from 10 to 25 September.