PSB-POA dispute takes ugly turn

The dispute between the PSB and the POA, which is recognised by the IOC, has taken a serious turn after two swimmers were stopped from going to Indonesia for the Islamic Solidarity Games.

Suspension looms on Pakistan Olympic Association

Pakistan may face suspension from the International Olympic Council (IOC) like neighbours India due to a conflict between the national Olympic Association and a newly formed interim-committee, backed by the government.

POA warns its NSFs to stay away from political interference

The Pakistan Olympic Association has warned that Pakistan like India could also be banned by the International Olympic Council (IOC) if political interference continued in the national sports federations.

POA, PSB rubbish visa scam claims by British Tabloid

Pakistan Olympic Association and Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) on Monday dismissed claims by a British tabloid that it had busted a visa scam, involving a Pakistani politician and officials, which could give access to potential terrorists to the London Olympic games.

POA-PSB row may jeopardise Pakistan`s Olympic participation

The head of the Pakistan national Olympic association has said that ill-planned policies of the government sports authorities could well lead to the isolation of the country from the international sports arena.

Pakistan`s Olympic participation in trouble

A power struggle between the Pakistan Olympic Association (POA) and the government controlled Pakistan Sports Board (PSB) could deprive the country from taking part in the upcoming London Olympics.

Government interference hangs Pak’s London Olympic participation in balance

Pakistan’s participation in the 2012 London Games hangs in balance as the International Olympic Committee has called for its sports officials over reports of government interference.

Sporting ties key to bring India and Pakistan closer: Hasan

POA President Syed Arif Hasan has
advocated the need to normalise the sporting ties with India,
saying the improved relations between the two nations would
only help the athletes of Pakistan.

Sporting ties key to bring India and Pakistan closer: Hasan

POA President Syed Arif Hasan has
advocated the need to normalise the sporting ties with India,
saying the improved relations between the two nations would
only help the athletes of Pakistan.

Pakistan Olympic Association chief to hand over Queen`s Baton

Pakistan Olympic Association
President, Lt Gen Syed Arif Hassan will hand over the Queen`s
Baton Relay for the 2010 Commonwealth Games to his Indian counterpart Suresh Kalmadi on June 25 at the Attari-Wagah border near Amritsar.

Pakistan Olympic Association chief to hand over Queen`s Baton

Pakistan Olympic Association
President, Lt Gen Syed Arif Hassan will hand over the Queen`s
Baton Relay for the 2010 Commonwealth Games to his Indian counterpart Suresh Kalmadi on June 25 at the Attari-Wagah border near Amritsar.