Equestrian

Delhi High Court asks Army about equestrian operations on its land

The court was hearing a writ petition filed by Rajasthan Equestrian Association that claimed the independent body is fully controlled by the Indian Army that has failed to run the EFI transparently.

published on : 8th December 2021

Federation needs to be more supportive to EIRS

The EIRS has emerged as one of the premier riding schools in India, run according to the British Horse Society standards.

published on : 14th November 2021

Delhi High Court to decide on Equestrian Federation of India poll on September 21

The court after a prima facie perusal of the petition observed that the issue involved in the matter is fairly short and therefore directed the petition to be listed for consideration.

published on : 17th August 2021

Australian equestrian banned from Tokyo Olympics over doping

Equestrian Australia had earlier said Kermond returned a positive A-sample for a metabolite of cocaine following a test conducted by Sport Integrity Australia on June 26.

published on : 21st July 2021

No room for error with new Olympic team show jumping format

The move came when the International Olympic Committee "encouraged" the International Equestrian Federation (FEI) to keep their total number of athletes under 200.

published on : 8th July 2021

Tokyo Olympics: Equestrian Fouaad Mirza selects 'Dajara 4' for the games

Mirza is only the third Indian equestrian after Indrajit Lamba and Imtiaz Anees to secure an individual spot in Eventing at the Olympic Games.

published on : 1st July 2021

World Cup Qualifiers: Pakistan tent pegging team set to compete in India

Out of the seven teams, the top-two sides will qualify for the World Cup scheduled in South Africa in 2023.

published on : 25th February 2021

Asian Games medallist Fouaad Mirza says Centre must provide financial help to popularise equestrian sport

Mirza said quarantine regulations makes the sport even more expensive, and it becomes difficult for equestrian enthusiasts to get horses into India.

published on : 6th September 2018

Major Ashish Malik: From patrolling in Imphal to silver lining in Jakarta

Major Malik spoke about the role of a good handler -- one who takes care of horse's daily needs.

published on : 6th September 2018

Two Assam Rifles jawans injured in Imphal blast

Two Assam Rifles jawans were injured after a hand grenade exploded at the Imphal pologround shortly after an equestrian event.

published on : 5th February 2018