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ICC, CGF reveal qualifying process for women's cricket event in 2022 Commonwealth Games
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ICC, CGF reveal qualifying process for women's cricket event in 2022 Commonwealth Games

It will only be the second time that cricket will feature in the event after a men's competition was part of the Games in Kuala Lumpur in 1998.

Premier League: Manchester City to sport special jerseys against Arsenal to promote COVID-19 relief fund
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Premier League: Manchester City to sport special jerseys against Arsenal to promote COVID-19 relief fund

Manchester City’s shirt will have a ‘Cityzens Giving for Recovery’ campaign logo instead of their usual partners Etihad Airways, who have donated the branding space to kickstart the initiative set up to help communities get back on their feet.

Commonwealth Games Federation partners with Global Esports Federation to develop sport focussed initiatives
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Commonwealth Games Federation partners with Global Esports Federation to develop sport focussed initiatives

According to a statement jointly issued by the CGF and GEF, the partnership will initially focus on conducting an analysis of the status of Esports in the Commonwealth

2022 Commonwealth Games: IOA's proposal to host additional shooting, archery events endorsed by British House of Lords
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2022 Commonwealth Games: IOA's proposal to host additional shooting, archery events endorsed by British House of Lords

Last month, the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) had withdrawn its threat to boycott the Birmingham Commonwealth Games over shooting's omission and instead decided to submit a formal proposal to host a shooting championship

IOA withdraws threat to boycott 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games; CGF welcomes India's move
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IOA withdraws threat to boycott 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games; CGF welcomes India's move

The Indian Olympic Association on Monday said it will bid for either the 2026 or 2030 Commonwealth Games while also agreeing to withdraw its boycott call for the 2022 Birmingham edition over shooting's exclusion.

NRAI expresses commitment to host Commonwealth Shooting Championships in 2022 ahead of Birmingham CWG
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NRAI expresses commitment to host Commonwealth Shooting Championships in 2022 ahead of Birmingham CWG

The National Rifle Association of India has expressed its commitment to host a separate Commonwealth Shooting Championships in 2022 and endorsed the Indian Olympic Association's idea of adding medals won in that event to the Birmingham Games tally.

India's chances of hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championship around 2022 CWG brighten after CGF asks for 'formal' proposal
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India's chances of hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championship around 2022 CWG brighten after CGF asks for 'formal' proposal

Chances of India hosting a Commonwealth Shooting Championship in 2022, an idea mooted to compensate for the sport's exclusion from the Birmingham Games, brightened after the Commonwealth Games Federation asked IOA to submit a "formal" proposal for its consideration.

CGF says no plans yet on hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championships in India around 2022 Birmingham Games
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CGF says no plans yet on hosting Commonwealth Shooting Championships in India around 2022 Birmingham Games

The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) on Monday said there is no plan to have a Commonwealth Championship of shooting in India during the 2022 Birmingham Games to make up for the sport's axing from the multi-sport showpiece.

IOA to wait for CGF-ISSF meeting before proposing withdrawal from 2022 CWG over shooting being dropped
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IOA to wait for CGF-ISSF meeting before proposing withdrawal from 2022 CWG over shooting being dropped

Batra also said the boycott proposal may not be put up before the IOA Annual General Meeting next month as a response from the CGF is likely to take time.

Birmingham Commonwealth Games: CGF has taken serious note of India's concerns, says sports minister Kiren Rijiju
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Birmingham Commonwealth Games: CGF has taken serious note of India's concerns, says sports minister Kiren Rijiju

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said the Commonwealth Games Federation has taken serious note of India's concerns over shooting's exclusion from the 2022 CWG and has agreed to work towards finding a solution.

'No real chance of adding shooting to the 2022 CWG', says Commonwealth Games Federation official
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'No real chance of adding shooting to the 2022 CWG', says Commonwealth Games Federation official

CGF chief Louise Martin and CEO David Gevemberg will meet IOA chief Narinder Batra and Secretary General Rajeev Mehta on Friday.

IOA to push for inclusion of shooting in 2022 Commonwealth Games in meeting with CGF officials
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IOA to push for inclusion of shooting in 2022 Commonwealth Games in meeting with CGF officials

It is understood that during Thursday's meeting, the CGF delegation is unlikely to budge on dropping shooting from the programme and will try to come out with a compromise formula.

Commonwealth Games Federation President Louise Martin to meet IOA officials to discuss 2022 CWG boycott threat
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Commonwealth Games Federation President Louise Martin to meet IOA officials to discuss 2022 CWG boycott threat

The meeting was agreed upon following Indian Olympic Association's proposal to the Sports Ministry in July to boycott 2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games.

IOA and CGF chiefs to discuss shooting at Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games during November meeting in New Delhi
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IOA and CGF chiefs to discuss shooting at Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games during November meeting in New Delhi

IOA President Narinder Batra is set to meet CGF chief Louise Martin on 14 November to discuss the "concerns" raised by India on the axing of shooting from the 2022 Birmingham CWG.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju writes to UK sports secretary Nicky Morgan over inclusion of shooting in 2022 CWG
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju writes to UK sports secretary Nicky Morgan over inclusion of shooting in 2022 CWG

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has written a letter to UK Secretary of State for Sport Nicky Morgan, seeking her intervention for the inclusion of shooting in 2022 CWG.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says it's too early to call for Commonwealth Games 2022 boycott over shooting's exclusion
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says it's too early to call for Commonwealth Games 2022 boycott over shooting's exclusion

Kiren Rijiju said he has asked IOA officials to meet organising committee of the Birmingham Commonwealth Games 2022 and apprise them about India's deep concerns.

Commonwealth Games 2022: National Rifles Association of India supports IOA proposal to boycott Birmingham Games
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Commonwealth Games 2022: National Rifles Association of India supports IOA proposal to boycott Birmingham Games

The NRAI said that it supports the IOA move to boycott the next edition of the Games in protest against the CGF dropping shooting from the roster

Govt plans to provide credit guarantee up to Rs 100 cr, interest subsidy on loans for electronic mfg firms
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Govt plans to provide credit guarantee up to Rs 100 cr, interest subsidy on loans for electronic mfg firms

The government will provide up to 50 percent guarantee cover of the sanctioned loan amount.

Commonwealth Games 2018: CGF chief Louise Martin says CWG's gender equality in medals should inspire other multi-sport events
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Commonwealth Games 2018: CGF chief Louise Martin says CWG's gender equality in medals should inspire other multi-sport events

Commonwealth Games Federation president Louise Martin urged all multi-sports tournaments to follow its lead and have equal medals for men and women as she insisted the competition still had a role in the modern era.