After Feroz Shah Kotla, DDCA planning to build new cricket stadium near Dwarka: Report

After Feroz Shah Kotla, DDCA planning to build new cricket stadium near Dwarka: Report

The association officials are already said to be in talks with the ministry of urban development -headed by Venkaiah Naidu -over the process of identifying and acquiring 10 acres or so of land required.

Faf du Plessis praises bowling effort in last few overs

Faf du Plessis praises bowling effort in last few overs

South African captain Faf du Plessis lauded the efforts of his bowlers who pulled things back in the last few overs to restrict India to 199/5 in the first T20 international here at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) Stadium here on Friday.

Students hold placards of Arvind Kejriwal on Independence Day

Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s name being displayed by a formation of children at Independence Day celebrations in Delhi, has drawn flak.

IOC boss tells Japan ''no apology needed'' over stadium changes

IOC boss tells Japan ''no apology needed'' over stadium changes

Olympic officials have told Japan there was no need to apologise for scrapping their original proposal for a new national stadium in Tokyo but they still need to get a hurry on to have it ready in time for the 2020 Olympics.

`Street` track and field crucial for future of athletics: Sergey Bubka

`Street` track and field crucial for future of athletics: Sergey Bubka

Track and field events staged outside stadiums in street situations are crucial to attract interest in and increase popularity of athletics, IAAF presidential candidate Sergey Bubka said Saturday.

Italian club Roma unveil plans for new stadium

Italian club Roma unveil plans for new stadium

Italian club AS Roma unveiled proposals for a new state-of-the-art stadium on Monday as part of its ambition to "become one of the most successful football clubs in the world".

Qatar 2022 World Cup may not need cooling systems

Qatar 2022 World Cup may not need cooling systems

A winter World Cup in Qatar may not require cooling systems to lower temperatures in the stadiums as proposed in the bid for a summer tournament, said an executive from the Gulf state`s 2022 organising committee.

Billionaire's cash injection to lead Hamburg out of crisis

Billionaire's cash injection to lead Hamburg out of crisis

Billionaire Klaus-Michael Kuehne has acquired a 7.5 percent stake at former European champions Hamburg SV after pumping in 18.75 million euros in investment and also bagged the stadium naming rights, the club said on Thursday.

Brazil needs time to benefit from World Cup stadiums: FIFA

Brazil needs time to benefit from World Cup stadiums: FIFA

Brazil will need time to get the full benefit from the stadiums they built for the 2014 World Cup, FIFA`s general secretary Jerome Valcke said on Tuesday, responding to criticism that the venues had become white elephants. 

Hosts take centre stage in Africa Cup of Nations opener

Hosts take centre stage in Africa Cup of Nations opener

After a build-up dominated by off-field anxieties, the action finally begins on the pitch on Saturday as the 30th Africa Cup of Nations kicks off in Equatorial Guinea.

Atletico Madrid ban ultra flags following fan's death

Atletico Madrid ban ultra flags following fan's death

Atletico Madrid have banned flags with references to the ultra group Frente Atletico in their stadium after a Deportivo La Coruna fan was killed before their last home match, the club said.

ISL: John Abraham confident of NE United giving a tough fight

ISL: John Abraham confident of NE United giving a tough fight

Actor John Abraham, co-owner of Northeast United FC, is confident that the club would give a tough fight to other teams at the upcoming Indian Super League.

Vizag stadium getting ready for India-WI ODI

Vizag stadium getting ready for India-WI ODI

Dr Y S Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Stadium here will host a one-day match between India and West Indies under flood lights on October 14.

J&K floods: 200 children stuck in Sher-i Kashmir Stadium rescued

Zee Media exclusive coverage - 200 children trapped at Sher-i Kashmir Stadium for four days have been rescued by the Indian military.

J&K gets its first synthetic turf football stadium

J&K gets its first synthetic turf football stadium

Jammu and Kashmir got its first exclusive football stadium with an imported synthetic football turf that will allow players to train round the year as Chief Minister Omar Abdullah inaugurated the facility at TRC Polo Ground, here today.

Unbelievable experience to watch football in stadium: Big B

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is in Brazil to watch the last leg of matches of the FIFA World Cup, says he is enjoying every bit of his experience and there is nothing like watching a match from inside a stadium.

Soccer World Cup stadium delays force fans to switch tickets

More than 1,000 fans planning to attend World Cup matches in Brazil have been forced to switch seats after stadium building delays and changes to signage compelled a reconfigurement of some seating plans, local organisers said on Saturday.

Brazil in rush to finish stadiums 10 days from World Cup

With 10 days until the World Cup begins, Brazil was rushing on Monday to finish installing seats in stadiums and to deal with threats ranging from violent protests to dengue fever.

Burkina opposition in mass rally against extending president`s mandate

Tens of thousands of people Saturday answered a call by Burkina Faso`s opposition to protest against any move by President Blaise Compaore to get a fifth term in office.

Worker`s death halts World Cup stadium construction

There was more trouble for the organisers of the 2014 FIFA World Cup as construction at the Arena Pantanal stadium in the Brazilian city of Cuiaba was suspended after the death of a worker.