Multi-Discipline Events

NEW DELHI: The Indian Olympic Association (IOA), on Tuesday, announced the Chef de Missions for the country’s contingents at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and the Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games.

IOA senior vice-president Rakesh Anand has been chosen as India’s Chef de Mission for CWG 2022 which will be held in Birmingham, UK from July 28 to August 8. Bhupender Singh Bajwa, president of the Wushu Association of India, meanwhile, will shoulder the responsibilities at this year’s Asian Games, scheduled to be held in Hangzhou, China from September 10 to 25.

Aug 25, 2021 10:08
NEW DELHI: India is among a host of countries interested in hosting the Olympic Games in 2036, 2040 and even beyond, International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach has said. The IOC recently announced that the city of Brisbane will host the 2032 Summer Games.
Aug 13, 2021 07:08
MUMBAI: Digital entertainment and technology company JetSynthesys Thursday announced the acquisition of a controlling stake in Chennai-based Skyesports, one of India’s largest e-sports organisations with a grassroots play.
Aug 02, 2021 06:08
NEW DELHI: Indian actor and philanthropist Sonu Sood has consented to support Special Olympics Bharat as brand ambassador. 
Jun 24, 2021 19:06
PATIALA: Leading Indian sports nutrition brand Fast&Up has joined hands with the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) as the title sponsor and energy partner for the 60th National Inter-State Senior Athletics Championships. 
Jun 18, 2021 07:06
NEW DELHI: The Indian Olympic Association on Thursday announced a sponsorship agreement with MPL Sports Foundation, the community initiative of esports platform Mobile Premier League (MPL), as the IOA's principal sponsor covering the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games. 
May 06, 2021 16:05
LAUSANNE: As part of the plans to ensure safe and secure Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thursday announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE to donate doses of the companies' COVID-19 vaccine to Games participants from National Olympic and Paralympic Committees around the world. 
Mar 02, 2021 16:03
HONG KONG: The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF) has confirmed the introduction of the new program, ‘Road to Asian Games’ for the upcoming 2022 Asian Games.  In addition, the OCA has confirmed again the appointment of the AESF as the only Technical Delegate who will take charge of all the matters of technical conduct for esports events at the 2022 Asian Games.
Feb 26, 2021 16:02
JAMMU: Athletes from 27 states and Union Territories are competing in the second Khelo India Winter Games, which kicked off in Gulmarg on Friday.
Feb 01, 2021 19:02
NEW DELHI: In the Union budget presented in Parliament on Monday for the financial year 2021-22, the Central government allocated Rs 2,596.14 crore (Rs 25.9614 billion) for sports, a reduction of Rs 230.78 crore (Rs 2.3078 billion) from what was allocated in the previous fiscal, IANS reports. 
Jan 28, 2021 18:01
BANGKOK: The 6th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games 2021 (AIMAG) has been postponed to a proposed date in the window of March 2022, due to the current widespread resurgence of the COVID-19 virus in Thailand.