Sports Authority Of India

SAI empowers NSFs, gives them major say in picking foreign coaches

As per the revised guidelines on hiring foreign coaches/experts, the NSFs can't spend more than 30 percent of their ACTC budget on the salary of recruits.

published on : 13th May 2022

Games on: Shooters, spikers and shuttlers in focus as KIUG kicks off in Bengaluru

Top athletes like Dutee Chand (athletics), Srihari Nataraj (swimming), Divyansh Singh Panwar and Aishwary Pratap Singh (both shooting) Tomar Jeswin Aldrin (long jump) among others will feature

published on : 22nd April 2022

Friendly ties keep women match ready

The Indian women’s basketball team has been starved of competition. When they are not playing for their employers, the only way they remain in touch with the game is in the national camp in Bengaluru.

published on : 8th April 2022

SAI releases Rs 7.22 crore as out of pocket allowance to 2509 Khelo India athletes 

The allowance also includes expenses towards travel to hometown, diet charges while at home and other miscellaneous expenses incurred by the athletes.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Boxers Amit, Manish & Ashish set to return to action in April

Having been part of the national camp in Patiala for some time now, the Thailand meet is a big opportunity for them to try and get some positive returns ahead of bigger challenges later this year.

published on : 25th March 2022

SAI's national selection trials for hockey to begin on March 2

SAI open selection trials for hockey players is set to begin in various SAI National Centre of Excellence from March 2.

published on : 23rd February 2022

Indian boxing team heads to Sofia for Strandja Memorial Boxing Tournament

The tournament, which is Europe's oldest international boxing event, will be held from February 18 to February 28.

published on : 18th February 2022

Hockey India names 65 players for junior men's national camp

The camp will be held with an aim to select 33 core probable list of players for the upcoming tournaments in 2022 for the India junior men's hockey team.

published on : 12th February 2022

SAI has established para centre at its regional centre in Gandhinagar: Sports Minister Anurag Thakur

Under the 'promotion of sports among persons with disabilities' vertical, financial assistance is provided to support district and state level games to the concerned national sports federations.

published on : 10th February 2022

SAI to hold national selection trials for wrestling from February 14, for judo from February 15

While the wrestling trials will take place at SAI's Sonepat, Lucknow, and Mumbai centres, judo trials will take place in NCoE Imphal and Bhopal.

published on : 9th February 2022

33 COVID cases detected at SAI Bengaluru, 16 of them hockey players

Majority of them are asymptomatic and all of them have been isolated, SAI said but did not divulge the identities of those infected.

published on : 21st January 2022

Top javelin thrower provisionally suspended for doping?

Though SAI extended the national camp to March 31 recently, surprisingly, the name of the thrower was missing from the list.

published on : 18th January 2022

Amit Panghal, Vikas Krishan and MC Mary Kom to return to national boxing camp

The majority of the marquee names in boxing have been out of action ever since the Tokyo Olympics. After over five months, the boxers are finally set to return.

published on : 12th January 2022

Khelo India Youth Games, Railway's wrestling meet deferred due to Covid

The fourth edition of the Khelo India Youth Games was scheduled to be held last year but postponed to February this year due to the possible third wave of the pandemic.

published on : 12th January 2022

SAI to shut down training centres amid rise in COVID-19 cases 

The centres would be reopened after a review of the situation in due course of time.

published on : 10th January 2022
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