Ravishankar said Indian women referees will undergo fitness tests meant for their male counterparts so that they can officiate I-League matches in the near future.
FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup camp to begin in Jharkhand from 15 October, says AIFF general secretary Kushal Das
Originally scheduled for November, the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup had been postponed to February-March 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, leading to a delay in organising the camp, too.
FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup: AIFF says venues for mega event will be ready in time despite COVID-19 pandemic
Footballing activities in India is currently suspended due to the health crisis but Das said preparatory camp for the U-17 probables would start soon.
AIFF chief Praful Patel says rescheduling of FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup will not impact hosts India
AIFF president Praful Patel on Wednesday said that the rescheduling of the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in February will not affect the host team's preparations as it was a short postponement of three months.
The postponed FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in India was on Tuesday rescheduled to next year from 17 February to 7 March after the world body made a "thorough assessment" of the situation arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Outbreak: FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup postponed due to COVID-19; new dates yet to be announced
The women's age group showpiece was to be held at five venues in the country from 2-21 November.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Swedish government arranged flight to take India U-17 woman's team coach Thomas Dennerby home
Dennerby and compatriot fitness coach Per Karlsson will fly back home on a flight arranged by the Swedish government for their citizens in India.
Last week, FIFA said it is monitoring the developments arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic in India, while also exploring "alternative solutions".
Coronavirus Outbreak: FIFA monitoring situation in India to decide on fate of U-17 Women's World Cup
World football governing body, FIFA, on Wednesday said it is monitoring the developments arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic in India, which is scheduled to host the Women's U-17 World Cup in November.
FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup: Pollution steals Delhi of hosting rights, final in Navi Mumbai on 21 November
FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2020 will witness 16 countries in participation with 32 matches to be played across five cities in India.
Nigerian great Precious Dede roped in to help train Indian goalkeepers for FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup
A World Cupper, Olympian and former captain, the goalkeeper has had 99 caps for the Super Falcons -- with two African Women's Championship titles under her belt and will train the Indian custodians ahead of the mega-event.
FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup: 'We are trying to implement a quicker passing game,' says Indian team coach Thomas Dennerby
Asked what changes he has brought since his appointment as head coach, Dennerby talked about playing with few touches on the ball
FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2020 organising committee confirms TransStadia in Ahmedabad as provisional venue
The FIFA delegation too had expressed satisfaction at the progress made in Ahmedabad when they inspected the facility on 30 November
FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: India coach Igor Stimac rues team's failure to score goals, working to change style of play
With just three points from five matches and at fourth spot in their group, India's 2022 World Cup qualifying chances are over
A team of officials from the world football governing body FIFA on Sunday inspected the DY Patil Stadium at Navi Mumbai, one of the proposed venues to host Women's U-17 World Cup next year, and expressed satisfaction at the progress of preparations.
U-17 Women's Championship: Lionesses ease past Panthers 3-0; Amisha Baxla dazzles in Tigresses' win over Cheetahs
Two early goals from Tigresses helped the Priya PV-coached side register a 2-1 win over Cheetahs in the second game of the U-17 Women’s Championship
FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2020 can 'galvanise' India following success of men's edition, feels global body official
Earlier this year, FIFA President Gianni Infantino had announced India will host the tournament starting from 2 to 21 November next year. The decision came after India had successfully hosted the men's U-17 World Cup in 2017.
The age group showpiece event of FIFA will be held in four cities across the country, with Bhubaneswar confirmed and Kolkata, Navi Mumbai, Goa and Ahmedabad in the running
Bembem Devi says hosting FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in 2020 will put Indian women’s football on global map
Iconic woman footballer Bembem Devi feels India getting the hosting rights of the 2020 FIFA under-17 women's World Cup is nothing short of a revolution for her tribe in the country.
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