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Indian Olympic Association fined $10,000 for withdrawing teams from Asian Games

Sep 22, 2014

Indian Olympic Association fined $10,000 for withdrawing teams from Asian Games

Interestingly, the Indian contingents chef de mission and Athletics Federation of India president Adille Sumariwalla told PTI that he was not aware of any such development. #Indian Olympic Association #IOA #Rugby #Fine #Asian Games 2014 #India at Asian Games 2014
Asian Games OCA boss says 'different cultures' causes sex harassment

Sep 21, 2014

Asian Games OCA boss says 'different cultures' causes sex harassment

The OCA expelled Iran's equipment manager Amereh Ahmad for verbal harassment of a player at the Asian Games. #Sports #Asian Games #Sexual harassment #OCA #Olympic Council of Asia #Incheon #Asian Games 2014 #Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah
Korean schoolboy outguns Olympic champion at Asian Games

Sep 21, 2014

Korean schoolboy outguns Olympic champion at Asian Games

Kim, a high school student in Seoul, finished with a score of 201.2, nearly two points clear of Pang's 199.3 and way ahead of Jin's tally of 179.3. #Shooting #South Korea #Olympics #teenager #Asian Games 2014 #Kim Cheong-Yong
Indonesia to host 2018 Asian Games

Sep 19, 2014

Indonesia to host 2018 Asian Games

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) executive board on Friday approved Indonesia as hosts for the 2018 Asian Games which faces a growing battle to find venues because of the cost. #Sports #Indonesia #OCA #Olympic Council of Asia #Asian Games 2018
Indonesia poised to host Asian Games 2018 after Vietnam withdrawal

Sep 17, 2014

Indonesia poised to host Asian Games 2018 after Vietnam withdrawal

Indonesia is poised to be selected as the host of the next Asian Games in 2018 after Vietnam withdrew because of financial concerns. #Jakarta #Asian Games #OCA #Olympic Council of Asia #Incheon

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Bidding for 2024 Olympics would only fuel corruption in India

Jan 14, 2014

Bidding for 2024 Olympics would only fuel corruption in India

I think it is time to lose the "Superpower vanity" we Indians have and get down to the business of getting our hands dirty doing real work. That is how you will convince the world that we are indeed worthy of that tag. Not by shouting from the rooftops. #Sports #India #China #Olympics #Olympic Games #LetterstoFP #2024 Olympic Games
'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Sep 07, 2013

'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Husband and manager, Ouler Kom talks about his wife Mary Kom, how they met, got married and the hardships she has suffered. #Delhi #Manipur #Olympics #Mary Kom #InHisEyes #National Games #Ouler Kom

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'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Sep 21, 2014

Dominant Fox halfway to title double

OLYMPIC silver medallist Jess Fox’s successful defence of her C1 world title only fulfils half of her ambitions for the world canoe slalom championships...
'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Sep 18, 2014

Rio's Olympic golf course in legal bunker

Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - The return of golf to the Olympics after what will be 112 years by the time Rio hosts South America's first Games in 2016 comes amid accusations environmental laws were got round to build the facility in a nature reserve, horri... #South America #Rio de Janeiro
'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Sep 19, 2014

Why India are looking good to clinch the Asiad hockey gold

Every time a major international hockey tourney beckons, it sets the hockey tongues in the country wagging as to how our national team is going to perform. This time around, it won’t be a tall exaggeration to suggest that the Indian team ‘on paper’ a... #South America #Rio de Janeiro