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Narinder Batra resigns as IOA's associate VP in protest against life president nominations

Narinder Batra resigns as IOA's associate VP in protest against life president nominations

The IOA during its annual general meeting named Kalmadi and Chautala as life time presidents.

Dec 30, 2016, 18:28 PM IST
Hockey India president Batra is new boss of world hockey, first Asian to grab the post

Hockey India president Batra is new boss of world hockey, first Asian to grab the post

Batra, who is the president of Hockey India, defeated David Balbirnie of Ireland and Australia's Ken Read to become the 12th FIH President -- the first Asian to grab the post.

Nov 12, 2016, 17:38 PM IST
After Kirti Azad, KPS Gill launches campaign against Arun Jaitley over financial irregularities

After Kirti Azad, KPS Gill launches campaign against Arun Jaitley over financial irregularities

Gill claimed that Jaitely got his daughter appointed in the Legal Committee of HIL.

Dec 23, 2015, 17:05 PM IST
FIH requests IOA to remove reference to IHF in records

FIH requests IOA to remove reference to IHF in records

International Hockey Federation has requested the IOA to recognise HI as the sole governing body for the sport in India.

Oct 24, 2015, 13:41 PM IST
CAS dismisses IHF plea, rules in favour of HI

CAS dismisses IHF plea, rules in favour of HI

 In a major legal victory for Hockey India (HI), the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS) has dismissed Indian Hockey Federation's (IHF) plea to be the sole governing body of the sport in the country, thereby drawing curtains on a seven-year old power tussle.

Sep 19, 2015, 20:08 PM IST

Sports federations should be headed by sports persons not by businessmen: SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday blamed the administrators for the poor state of the national game, hockey, in the country.

Dec 05, 2013, 16:41 PM IST

K D Singh elected new IHF president

Rajya Sabha MP Kanwar Deep Singh was unanimously elected as the president of the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) for a four-year term in the Annual General Meeting held on Monday.

Oct 21, 2013, 20:30 PM IST

IOA should become a model for rest of the world: Gill

Calling on the IOA to sort out the administrative mess which led to India`s suspension from the Olympic movement, IHF patron KPS Gill on Sunday said that the overhauling should put in place a system so clean and efficient that it becomes a model for the world to follow.

Sep 08, 2013, 18:03 PM IST

IHF Prez congratulates Indian hockey team for Asia Cup show

Indian Hockey Federation President K D Singh on Monday congratulated the national team for finishing runners-up in the Asia Cup after a narrow loss to South Korea in the final in Ipoh, Malaysia.

Sep 02, 2013, 19:18 PM IST

IHF name Trinamool MP K D Singh as new president

Trinamool MP K D Singh was on Monday elevated to the post of president of the Indian Hockey Federation after incumbent Dinesh Reddy opted to resign from the position.

Jul 29, 2013, 16:53 PM IST

IHF blames Haryana govt for change in Federation Cup venue

The lackadaisical attitude of the Haryana government has forced the Indian Hockey Federation-backed Federation Cup tournament to be shifted to the Capital out of the state, the organisers of the event said here on Saturday.

Jul 21, 2013, 00:35 AM IST

IHF lodges protest with IOC over Batra, Anand`s presence

The Indian Hockey Federation on Thursday lodged a strong protest with the IOC for including Hockey India General Secretary Narinder Batra and Jharkhand Olympic Association chief R K Anand in the IOA delegation for the May 15 meeting at Lausanne.

May 09, 2013, 18:27 PM IST

Threat of Olympic axe was a wake-up call for us: Negre

The International Hockey Federation today said that it was taken by "surprise" by the scare the game had to go through regarding its Olympic status, with its president Leandro Negre saying that the threat to omit the sport from the Games is a wake-up call for the body.

Feb 21, 2013, 22:52 PM IST

IHF lashes out at IOA, holds it responsible for Oly debacle

The beleaguered Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) today came down heavily upon the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) for country`s poor show at the quadrennial extravaganza and denounced the three-member committee set-up by it to look into the running of the Indian hockey.

Aug 30, 2012, 20:23 PM IST

Probables should have been allowed to play in WSH: Prabhjot

Former India players Prabhjot Singh and Gagan Ajit Singh on Wednesday said the standoff between HI and IHF was not helping the cause of the players and the sport and HI should not have barred the probables, named for the national camp, to play in the WSH.

Mar 28, 2012, 20:43 PM IST

FIH green nod for WSH only if HI, IHF unite

FIH says it cannot give sanction to the WSH until Hockey India and Indian Hockey Federation -- reach an agreement.

Feb 27, 2012, 19:21 PM IST

FIH gives a month to HI and IHF to work out merger formula

The FIH gives Hockey India (HI) and the Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) a month`s time to sort out their differences.

Feb 26, 2012, 22:41 PM IST

HC paves way for players` participation in World Series Hockey

The Delhi High Court on Monday cleared the way for the players` participation in the World Series Hockey (WSH), a joint initiative of Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) and Nimbus Sport, if the tournament schedule does not clash with international commitments of the national team.

Feb 13, 2012, 21:40 PM IST

HI, IHF must form unified body soon: Aslam Sher Khan

Hockey Olympian Aslam Sher Khan on Wednesday said that warring Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) and Hockey India (HI) should form an unified front soon so that the beleaguered players can approach one body with their problems.

Dec 21, 2011, 21:49 PM IST

PHF confident of Pakistani players non-participation in WSH

The PHF expressed confidence that Pakistani players would stay away from the unsanctioned World Hockey Series in India.

Nov 29, 2011, 11:28 AM IST