LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND: The International Golf Federation Board convened a virtual meeting focused on long-term strategic planning and progress toward next summer’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Originally scheduled for the Olympic House in Lausanne but moved online due to the continued impact of COVID-19, the board was addressed by International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach on the status of the Olympic movement and then followed by IOC Sports director Kit McConnell, who provided updates and answered questions regarding preparations for Tokyo.

Jul 10, 2020 20:07
NEW DELHI: The Hockey India executive board held an emergent executive board meeting Friday naming Manipur's Gyanendro Ningombam as HI's officiating president.  This follows the resignation of Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad from the position received by Hockey India on 7 July "due to his personal and family commitments", HI declared.
Sep 12, 2019 10:09
MUMBAI: The Advertising Club, the apex industry body, at its 65th Annual General meeting Wednesday, elected BARC India CEO Partho Dasgupta as president for the year 2019-20. The other office-bearers who have been elected unopposed to the managing committee for FY20 include Parth Singa (vice president), Dr Bhaskar Das (secretary), Aditya Swamy (jt. secretary), and Shashi Sinha (treasurer).
Aug 29, 2019 18:08
BEIJING: Delegates from 156 national federations in attendance at the 21st FIBA Congress Thursday elected a new president and new central board members for the 2019-2023 term of office.
Jun 20, 2019 15:06
NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind, addressing the joint sitting of the two Houses of Parliament Thursday, noted that in order to make India a "global sports powerhouse", it is important to unearth talents from across the country. In his address, the President said the new government has decided to widen the spectrum of the 'Khelo India Programme' to cover the entire country.
Jun 06, 2019 19:06
PARIS: The 69th FIFA Congress convened Wednesday in Paris and, by acclamation, re-elected Gianni Infantino as president of football's world governing body until 2023.
May 29, 2019 16:05
SAN FRANCISCO: Universal Tennis, a global tennis platform, Tuesday announced that Anne Worcester, former WTA CEO & Connecticut Open tournament director, has joined the company as president.
May 02, 2019 09:05
LONDON: Kumar Sangakkara will be the next president of Marylebone Cricket Club. The former Sri Lankan international will take up the post on 1st October and will serve for a period of one year. He will be MCC's first non-British president. Sangakkara's nomination was announced by current president, Anthony Wreford, at the MCC annual general meeting held at Lord’s on Wednesday.
Mar 25, 2019 13:03
GLASGOW: Following its annual general meeting (AGM), Cricket Scotland announced recently that Sue Strachan has been appointed as President-Elect by its members. In March 2020, Strachan will become the first ever woman president of Scottish cricket in its 140 years of existence on a two-year term.
Mar 25, 2019 13:03
BENGALURU: K. Govindaraj was unanimously re-elected as president of the Basketball Federation of India (BFI) at its annual general body meeting here on Sunday. Chander Mukhi Sharma was re-elected secretary-general even as the BFI promised a host of new ideas and tournaments.
Sep 21, 2018 10:09
CHENNAI: Indian tennis legend Vijay Amritraj was Thursday elected the new president of the Tamil Nadu Tennis Association (TNTA) at its 96th annual general meeting (AGM) of the Tamil Nadu Tennis Association (TNTA) held at the Madras Cricket Club here.