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Only 30 Indian athletes to participate in Tokyo Olympics’ opening ceremony

Only 30 Indian athletes to participate in Tokyo Olympics’ opening ceremony

Of the total 126 Indian athletes participating in the Tokyo Olympics, only 30 of them will feature in the games’ opening ceremony on Friday. Due to Covid-19 concerns, athletes from seven sports, including shooting, badminton,…

Dhyana ties up with Heartfulness Institute to improve mental wellness of Indian Olympic Contingent

Dhyana ties up with Heartfulness Institute to improve mental wellness of Indian Olympic Contingent

Dhyana, the official meditation partner of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, on Wednesday announced a partnership with Heartfulness Institute. Heartfulness Institute has closely worked with Dhyana to integrate all…

IOA names Sports For All as official partner of Indian Olympic contingent

IOA names Sports For All as official partner of Indian Olympic contingent

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Friday announced Sports For All (SFA) as the official partner of the Indian Olympic contingent for the Tokyo Olympics. Founded in 2015, SFA has formulated a fully-integrated phygital (combination…

IOA names Retired IPS officer B K Sinha as Security, Press Attache of India’s Olympic contingent

IOA names Retired IPS officer B K Sinha as Security, Press Attache of India’s Olympic contingent

Retired IPS officer B K Sinha has been assigned the dual role of Security as well as Press Attache of India’s Olympic contingent at the Tokyo Olympics, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) announced on Friday.…

BCCI to support Tokyo-bound athletes; vows to donate Rs 10 cr to IOA

BCCI to support Tokyo-bound athletes; vows to donate Rs 10 cr to IOA

The BCCI has announced to donate Rs 10 crore to the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) to support Indian athletes competing at the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games, starting next month. The decision to donate the amount…

IOA ropes in MPL Sports Foundation as principal partner for Tokyo Olympics, 2022 CWG

IOA ropes in MPL Sports Foundation as principal partner for Tokyo Olympics, 2022 CWG

MPL Sports Foundation, the community initiative of esports platform Mobile Premier League (MPL), has become the Principal Partner of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA). Through this association, the foundation will be the Principal Partner for…

IOA cut ties with Chinese brand Li Ning, athletes to wear unbranded apparel at Tokyo

IOA cut ties with Chinese brand Li Ning, athletes to wear unbranded apparel at Tokyo

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has decided to remove ‘Li Ning’ as its official kit sponsor for the upocoming Tokyo Olympics as the association with the Chinese sportswear brand had drawn criticism from Indian fans.…

Tokyo-bound athletes to receive second vaccine dose four weeks after first shot: IOA

Tokyo-bound athletes to receive second vaccine dose four weeks after first shot: IOA

Indian Olympic Association (IOA) Chief Narinder Batra on Monday said that the gap between two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine for Olympic-bound athletes and officials has been set to four weeks by the Ministry of…

Narinder Batra re-elected as FIH President

Narinder Batra re-elected as FIH President

Narinder Batra was on Saturday re-elected as the President of the International Hockey Federation (FIH) a second term during the virtual 47th Congress of the sport’s global governing body. Batra, who is also the President…

Eight athletes test positive for Covid-19 in SAI Bhopal; none Olympic bound

Eight athletes test positive for Covid-19 in SAI Bhopal; none Olympic bound

A total of eight athletes, along with 18 other people, have tested positive for Covid-19 at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) centre in Bhopal however, no Olympic-bound player has contracted the disease. The development…