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Jaspal Rana re-elected chairman of Delhi State Rifle Association

Olympian and Padma Shri awardee pistol shooter Jaspal Rana has been re-elected unopposed as the chairman of the Delhi State Rifle Association (DSRA). The...

Moving beyond its existential crisis, AIFF now looks at ‘Vision 2047’

Whenever we talk about Indian football, the foremost question that comes to everyone's mind is when will India play in the World Cup?...

WFI row a wake-up call for sports bodies to prioritise women athletes’ safety

In an unprecedented move, India's top wrestlers including Bajrang Punia, Vinesh Phogat, Sakshi Malik and others, staged a protest against Wrestling Federation of...

Ministry should’ve suspended WFI a long time back: Sports activist Rahul Mehra

The ongoing feud between the grapplers and the Wrestling Federation of India and its chief Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh, against whom female wrestlers...

Starting with pay parity, Binny-led BCCI sets gold standards for other sports bodies

Under BCCI President Roger Binny's leadership, Indian cricket has seen big developments since the newly-elected office-bearers took over in October 2022. Pay parity...

Manika Batra’s battles expose TTFI, but it remains a family enterprise

Star Indian table tennis player Manika Batra, who had a difficult last year, both on court and off-court, is slowing but steadily finding...

World wrestling body wonders what’s happening to Asian Championships

The United World Wrestling (UWW) has expressed its concern about the state of organisation of the 2023 Asian Senior Championships in Delhi, which...

With Usha-led panel in place, IOA averts crisis but sports frat keeps fingers crossed

In December 2012, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) suspended the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) from all Olympic-related activities for misgovernance, internal squabbling and...