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IOC Executive Board make decisions relating to Beijing 2022 in Greece

IOC Executive Board make decisions relating to Beijing 2022 in Greece

Athens [Greece], October 17 (ANI): The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board (EB) on Saturday met in Athens, Greece, ahead of the flame-lighting ceremony for the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 on Monday, October 18.The IOC EB made decisions relating to the Beijing 2022 Games and r...

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Shiva Keshavan set to contest in IOC Athletes' Commission election

Shiva Keshavan set to contest in IOC Athletes' Commission election

New Delhi [India], October 17 (ANI): Six-time Winter Olympian from India Shiva Keshavan is set to contest in the elections for a seat in the International Olympic Committee's Athletes Commission.The Indian luger and 16 other candidates will aim to fill the two vacant spots in the IOC's Athletes Comm...

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IOC EB approves Olympic Qualification System Principles for Paris 2024

IOC EB approves Olympic Qualification System Principles for Paris 2024

Athens [Greece], October 17 (ANI): The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Saturday approved the Qualification System Principles (QSP) for the Olympic Games Paris 2024.The EB has outlined the rules for all the qualification systems that will now be established by the...

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Record number of athletes to run for IOC Athletes' Commission election at Beijing 2022

Record number of athletes to run for IOC Athletes' Commission election at Beijing 2022

Lausanne [Switzerland], October 17 (ANI): The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has approved a list of 17 athletes (a record number for the Olympic Winter Games) covering all five continents, who have proposed their candidatures for the IOC Athletes' Commission (AC) e...

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Uber Cup: China defeat Japan in final, claim 15th title

Uber Cup: China defeat Japan in final, claim 15th title

Aarhus [Denmark], October 17 (ANI): The Chinese women's badminton team on Sunday defeated Japan in the final match of the Uber Cup 2020.With this win, China have claimed its 15th Uber Cup title after playing 19 finals. The pivot of their victory was Chen Qing Chen/Jia Yi Fan's astounding two-hour ul...

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Nazir Hoosein Memorial Drive to follow the iconic 1981 Himalayan Rally route

Nazir Hoosein Memorial Drive to follow the iconic 1981 Himalayan Rally route

New Delhi [India], October 16 (ANI): The Nazir Hoosein Memorial Drive was officially launched on Saturday virtually with former winners, participants and dignitaries sharing their memories of an event and a pioneer who reshaped Indian motorsport. Two years into a pandemic that has brought the world ...

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With SBL, Amir Khan making foray as a promoter in Dubai

With SBL, Amir Khan making foray as a promoter in Dubai

Mumbai, Oct 16 (IANS) Two-time World champion boxer Amir Khan is all set to make an appearance as a promoter in Dubai, putting together a card along with Super Boxing League in association with World Boxing Council. He is currently training for his retirement clash with Kell Brook.The Amir Khan Cryp...

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Formula 1 to have 23-race season in 2022, no race in China

Formula 1 to have 23-race season in 2022, no race in China

Monaco, Oct 16 (IANS) The 2022 season of Formula 1 will have a record-breaking 23 Grand Prix races, with the season beginning with Bahrain on March 20 and finishing in Abu Dhabi on November 20.The hectic schedule that will end just a month before Christmas, has Miami hosting the first of the two rac...

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Formula 1 announces 23-race calendar for 2022, China misses out on Grand Prix

Formula 1 announces 23-race calendar for 2022, China misses out on Grand Prix

Colorado [US], October 15 (ANI): Formula 1 on Friday revealed the calendar for the 2022 season, with a record-breaking 23 Grand Prix schedule being approved by the FIA's World Motor Sport Council.The season will begin in Bahrain on March 20 and finish in Abu Dhabi on November 20, one month before Ch...

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Runners to tussle with Kipchoge for Paris 2024 mass marathon places

Runners to tussle with Kipchoge for Paris 2024 mass marathon places

Paris [France], October 15 (ANI): Two-time Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge is to take on Paris 2024 mass race hopefuls later this month in a running challenge being held to mark 1,000 days until the Olympics in the French capital.In an Olympic Games first, a mass participation marathon is p...

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