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2022 CGW: India eager to host another Commonwealth Games, ready to step in for defaulted Durban

2022 CGW: India eager to host another Commonwealth Games, ready to step in for defaulted Durban

New Delhi successfully hosted two Asian Games in 1951 and 1982, but the 2010 Games were overshadowed by a string of corruption scandals involving top sports officials and budget overshoots.

After IOA annuls own decision on Kalmadi-Chautala's appointment, Sunita Godara claims chief has made a mockery of sports

After IOA annuls own decision on Kalmadi-Chautala's appointment, Sunita Godara claims chief has made a mockery of sports

Godara insisted that the officials heading the IOA do not deserve to be in sports and, therefore, the Sports Ministry should take strict action against them.

IOA annuls decision to appoint Abhay Chautala, Suresh Kalmadi as life presidents

IOA annuls decision to appoint Abhay Chautala, Suresh Kalmadi as life presidents

Kalmadi served as IOA president from 1996 to 2011 and was jailed for 10 months for his involvement in the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games corruption scandal but later released on bail.

Ten years after being stripped off  medal, Santhi Soundarajan to file human rights violation case against AFI, IOA

Ten years after being stripped off medal, Santhi Soundarajan to file human rights violation case against AFI, IOA

AFI President Adille Sumariwalla, however, said that the federation cannot do much because Soundarajan was banned and medal stripped off by the OCA during the Asian Games.

Abhinav Bindra lauds Sports Ministry's decision to suspend Indian Olympic Association

Abhinav Bindra lauds Sports Ministry's decision to suspend Indian Olympic Association

The suspension holds ground until IOA decides to reverse their decision of appointing Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala.

IOA Controversy: Sports Ministry suspends Indian Olympic Association for appointing Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Singh Chautala

IOA Controversy: Sports Ministry suspends Indian Olympic Association for appointing Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Singh Chautala

The Sports Ministry on Friday temporarily suspended the defiant Indian Olympic Association (IOA) till the time it reverses the decision to make the scam tainted duo of Suresh Kalmadi and Abhay Singh Chautala its life presidents.

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.

IOA Controversy: Abhay Singh Chautala follows Suresh Kalmadi, says he is ready to relinquish life presidency

IOA Controversy: Abhay Singh Chautala follows Suresh Kalmadi, says he is ready to relinquish life presidency

On Tuesday, during its annual general meeting, IOA named Kalmadi and Chautala as life time presidents.

Won't step down from IOA life president's post, insists Abhay Chautala

Won't step down from IOA life president's post, insists Abhay Chautala

Tainted former Indian Olympic Association president Abhay Singh Chautala on Wednesday hit back at Sports Minister Vijay Goel.

Sports Ministry issues showcause notice to IOA; Suresh Kalmadi declines life presidency

Sports Ministry issues showcause notice to IOA; Suresh Kalmadi declines life presidency

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

Ajay Maken condemns Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Chautala appointments as IOA presidents, says could dent India's image

Ajay Maken condemns Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Chautala appointments as IOA presidents, says could dent India's image

The Sports Minister yesterday lashed out at the IOA for making tainted Kalmadi and Chautala as life presidents of the sports body.

IOA controversy: Vijay Goel has failed as a Sports Minister, says Abhay Singh Chautala

IOA controversy: Vijay Goel has failed as a Sports Minister, says Abhay Singh Chautala

Kalmadi and Chautala were made Life Presidents by the IOA at its Annual General Meeting in Chennai yesterday.

Scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Chautala appointed life presidents of Indian Olympic Association​

Scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi, Abhay Chautala appointed life presidents of Indian Olympic Association​

Scam-tainted Suresh Kalmadi and INLD leader Abhay Chautala have been appointed life presidents of Indian Olympic Association (IOA), reports said on Tuesday.

Will think twice before representing India at Olympics, we were treated as servants: SSP Chawrasia

Will think twice before representing India at Olympics, we were treated as servants: SSP Chawrasia

Talking about overall experience at Rio, he said that Indian officials behaved like owners, while athletes were treated as servants.

Clean up sport: Ministry asks IOA, NSFs to disclose information

Clean up sport: Ministry asks IOA, NSFs to disclose information

The ministry also announced November 30 as the last date to disclose the details of various activities like selection criteria, audited accounts and constitution.

Indian Olympic Association forms panel to decide Boxing body's plea for recognition

Indian Olympic Association forms panel to decide Boxing body's plea for recognition

The three-member committee will also take a decision on the issue of recognition of Gymnastics Federation of India and Basketball Federation of India.

IOA chief overruled secretary on observer for boxing elections

IOA chief overruled secretary on observer for boxing elections

Ramachandran sent a mail to Mehta on September 24 saying there was no need to send an observer.

Thangavelu Mariyappan India's flagbearer in Paralympic closing ceremony

Thangavelu Mariyappan India's flagbearer in Paralympic closing ceremony

The T-42 classification is for athletes with lower limb deficiency, leg length difference, impaired muscle power or impaired range of movement. 

Call for boxing elections on September 25 in Mumbai

Call for boxing elections on September 25 in Mumbai

The sport is currently being administered by an ad-hoc committee of the International Boxing Association (AIBA).