Lack of international events cause of concern for Bajrang Punia and Pooja Dhanda

The Asian Championships in New Delhi in February was the last international event for Indian wrestlers before the Covid-19 pandemic led to the postponement or cancellation of all meets.

15 Aug 2020

WFI sends proposal to start camp from September 1

After months of indecision, the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) has finally come up with a plan to restart the national camp for elite grapplers.

14 Aug 2020

NIS Patiala puts added precautions in place

The athletes, who leave the centre, are not only briefed about dos and don’ts but also given personal protection kit.

12 Aug 2020

State cricket units unsure about annual general meetings

Last month, Baroda Cricket Association conducted its AGM online and approved audited accounts for four financial years.

11 Aug 2020

Online lessons and farming for India sailor Harshita Tomar

Her sojourn will end on Tuesday when she will head back to the state capital to resume training.

10 Aug 2020

Star wrestler Bajrang Puni comes to aid of foreign coach Temo Kazarashvili

GRECO-ROMAN foreign coach Temo Kazarashvili was staring at an uncertain future since his arrival in India last week.

08 Aug 2020

MS Dhoni resumes nets in Ranchi

In absence of bowlers due to the shutdown, Chennai skipper makes do with bowling machines at JSCA indoor facility ahead of IPL

07 Aug 2020

Ministry sets October target for training restart at SAI centres

To begin with, athletes who are part of the TOPS developmental group, will start training followed by others.

06 Aug 2020

Wrestling coaches back, begin hotel quarantine

Shako is staying at a hotel in New Delhi for seven days before flying out for Inspire Institute of Sports (IIS) in Vijayanagar, Karnataka, where he will quarantine for another week.

01 Aug 2020

Delayed shooting camp from August 17?

According to the sources, the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) recently got in touch with all the stakeholders and informed them about the tentative commencement date, which is August 17.

31 Jul 2020

Delhi High Court to hear Equestrian Federation of India appeal on September 24

The Delhi HC accepted an application filed by the Equestrian Federation of India in response to an order issued by it on July 20.

29 Jul 2020

Pandemic halts athletes’ recruitment

Railways, Petroleum and Services sports boards unable to hold trials, wait for situation to improve.

28 Jul 2020

Extradition flight for Georgian coaches to India

“It’s (travel to India) is almost final. We will get confirmation on Monday. We are scheduled to board the flight from Tbilisi,” Shako told this newspaper from Georgia.

27 Jul 2020

Fresh lockdown disrupts elite shooters' training

While a week-long lockdown was imposed in Kolhapur on Monday, Bhopal was shut down for 10 days from Friday midnight to control the spread of the virus.

26 Jul 2020

Wrestlers yet to get full contractual fees 

AMID much fanfare, the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) announced annual central contracts for Indian wrestlers in November 2018.

24 Jul 2020