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LAUSANNE, Switzerland: A joint meeting was held Wednesday between the International Hockey Federation (FIH) and the Committee of Administrators (CoA), Hockey India. 

The meeting, attended by FIH acting president Seif Ahmed; FIH CEO Thierry Weil and the members of the CoA of Hockey India, Justice Anil R Dave, former Judge of the Supreme Court, Dr. S.Y. Quraishi, former Chief Election Commissioner of India and former Olympian as captain of the Indian hockey team Zafar Iqbal. 

Aug 10, 2022 11:08
NEW DELHI: Even as the Committee of Administrators running Indian football wastes precious time airing its angst on perceived machinations being enacted by former AIFF president Praful Patel, the Centre, through the Sports Ministry, has filed an application with the Supreme Court seeking modification of the top court’s order dated August 3 so that the election process could be concluded before the deadline set by FIFA-AFC. 
Jul 29, 2022 15:07
NEW DELH: A day after the Union Cabinet approved the signing of guarantees for the hosting of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup India 2022, the Supreme Court stated Thursday that putting a process in place for elections to the All India Football Federation was its immediate priority.
Jul 27, 2022 07:07
LAUSANNE, Switzerland: The deadline to receive nominations for the elections to the position of FIH president and to the four open positions of EB Ordinary Member has been set for 26 August (midnight CEST). The elections will be held on 5 November, during the FIH Congress, which will be staged virtually on 4-5 November.
Jul 18, 2022 17:07
LAUSANNE, Switzerland: The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has declared it will write to the Committee of Administrators governing Hockey India, asking it to conduct elections and avoid “jeopardising” the men’s World Cup scheduled to be held in Odisha in January.
Jun 28, 2022 20:06
MUMBAI: The International Cricket Council has reportedly simplified the process of electing the ICC's next chairman, which is scheduled for November-December.  Greg Barclay of New Zealand is the current ICC chairman. 
Jun 27, 2022 04:06
June 22: The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA), constituted to run the All India Football Federation till such time as long-pending elections are held, has set up a 12-member advisory committee to oversee the functioning of the AIFF.
Feb 15, 2022 20:02
NEW DELHI: Following growing demands of holding elections by its state members, the All India Football Federation has formed a three-member committee to hold discussion with its legal team and help expedite the process of conducting its elections.
Feb 07, 2022 19:02
MUMBAI: All India Football Federation president Praful Patel has announced the formation of a three-member committee to look into the legal aspects of AIFF elections of office bearers, which the federation has been kicking down the road citing legal problems for around 14 months now.
Oct 18, 2021 18:10
LAUSANNE: The executive board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has approved a list of 17 athletes (a record number for the Olympic Winter Games) covering all five continents, who have proposed their candidatures for the  IOC Athletes’ Commission (AC) election that will take place at the upcoming Games in Beijing.  
Oct 04, 2021 05:10
INTERNATIONAL BOXING ICON MANNY Pacquiao formally filed his certificate of candidacy (COC) for president of the Philippines in Pasay City on Friday, 1st October. The eight-division world champion and Philippine senator announced his retirement from the ring last Wednesday. The Philippines has kicked off its election season with thousands of candidates vying for national and local posts.