Indraneel Das

Thomas Cup high to Neeraj Chopra's uninterrupted returns, a year to remember for Indian sports

2022 was a year where sportspersons from the country left an indelible mark in World Championships, Commonwealth Games and other notable events

02 Jan 2023

All eyes on IOA and sportspersons as first EC meet takes place

The appointment of Chief Executive Officer/secretary general too could be one of the points that could be discussed.

25 Dec 2022

Here to serve athletes, says PT Usha after assuming office as IOA president

In a very short interaction, Usha spoke about her long association with sport, first as a player and then as a coach and as an administrator.

11 Dec 2022

IOA baton in Usha's hand, race turns a fresh corner

She never ran in a CWG as the Indian government decided to pull out due to apartheid in 1986 when she was at the peak of her career.

04 Dec 2022

Usha set to become IOA chief

The Olympian and multiple Asian Games gold medallist has been nominated to the Rajya Sabha by BJP earlier this year

27 Nov 2022

Usha to contest for IOA president's post

Former athletics great understood to have strong backing from several quarters

26 Nov 2022

IOA polls: Suspense on post of president continues as big names enter fray

There are other indicators that suggest otherwise. He is a very busy chief minister and with the 2024 elections on the horizon, there would be quite a lot on his plate.

22 Nov 2022

Big names likely in electoral college; focus on BAI chief and Assam CM

The RO and his team would be scrutinising the names and the federations who will be eligible to vote.

21 Nov 2022

Mary, Sharath chief and deputy in athletes' panel

Umesh Sinha, the Returning Officer of the IOA elections, said it was a great moment for him to witness the process of election.

16 Nov 2022

Athletes' Commission elected amid withdrawals and drama

What was expected to be a new beginning for the IOA, ended in the same old story -- unanimous election.

14 Nov 2022

Have a good set of family and friends who help me stay positive: Olympic champion Neeraj

This season has been very good. For us, the Commonwealth Games was also a part of our big plan and because of the injury, we could not go to Birmingham.

14 Nov 2022

Sindhu, Mirabai, Gagan, Mary to contest for posts in Athletes' Commission

In all, there are 39 members — 19 men and 20 women — contesting for the commission posts.

14 Nov 2022

Countdown to FIFA World Cup 2022: A brief look at Groups A and B

Ecuador, Senegal, Netherlands and Qatar are in Group A while England, Iran, USA and Wales in Group B.

12 Nov 2022

IOA election process on after chaotic SGM

Amended IOA constitution in force, SC says objections raised in house will be heard on December 7

12 Nov 2022

Amid confusion, amended constitution 'adopted' at IOA's SGM

Though Mehta said that the election process would start on Friday, some members asked can it happen if there are objections to the constitution.

11 Nov 2022

State unit's non-voting right status sticky point in IOA's SGM

However, according to some members, they will be part of the SGM this time and can vote on Thursday.

09 Nov 2022

More Olympians in Athletes Commission, NSFs to 'appoint' two representatives

There will be 10 members, five male and five female athletes, who will be elected by their peers.

08 Nov 2022

Galina no longer India's 400m coach, hunt on for replacement

The 2018 Asian and Commonwealth Games were the highlights of her coaching stint in India.

07 Nov 2022

More light on IOA athletes commission composition today

Total number of members for said commission, nomination and selection process expected to be finalised

07 Nov 2022

Some points in amended IOA constitution diluted: Rahul Mehra

Though most of the 13 points raised by him in the Delhi High Court were incorporated in the constitution, there were four or five points that could have been included.

05 Nov 2022

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