Sports Minister Ajay Maken said that the government is looking into the objections raised by FIH on temporary power-sharing formula between Hockey India and the Indian Hockey Federation to run the game in the country.
Six Olympians have accused the
IHF of taking away all the profits
generated at the World Cup in Delhi and written a letter to
the government to stop the world body from repeating the act
during the Champions Trophy.
The successful conduct of the men``s hockey World Cup earlier this year has earned rich dividends for India as the country will host as many as four major International Hockey Federation (FIH) events in the next three years.
Hockey officials from India and
Pakistan are set to discuss the revival of bilateral
tournaments between the arch-rivals on the sidelines of
International Hockey Federation (FIH) Congress in Switzerland
President Asif Ali Zardari today
said Pakistan is safe to host sporting megaevents and called
upon the International Hockey Federation to support the
troubled nation in its bid to revive sporting activities in
International Hockey Federation
(FIH) chief Leandro Negre on Tuesday had a first hand experience of
the turmoil that plagues Indian hockey when Bengal state
association president JB Roy came calling with a complaint.