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Winter Olympian Shiva Keshavan eyes one of two vacant spots in IOC's Athletes' Commission
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Winter Olympian Shiva Keshavan eyes one of two vacant spots in IOC's Athletes' Commission

Keshavan has been approved as one of the 17 candidates to fill in two vacant places of the IOC's Athletes Commission after the world body's executive board meeting in Athens on Saturday.

In talks with IOC to host 2036 Olympics, Motera best venue for opening ceremony, says IOA chief Narinder Batra
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In talks with IOC to host 2036 Olympics, Motera best venue for opening ceremony, says IOA chief Narinder Batra

A proper presentation for India's bid will be prepared after a new president takes over following IOA elections in December, Batra said.

Hockey India withdraws teams from Birmingham CWG citing COVID concerns, discriminatory quarantine rules
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Hockey India withdraws teams from Birmingham CWG citing COVID concerns, discriminatory quarantine rules

Hockey India's decision comes a day after England's withdrawal from the junior men's World Cup in Bhubaneswar over similar reasons.

Randhir Singh appointed OCA's acting president after Al-Sabah steps aside on forgery charges
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Randhir Singh appointed OCA's acting president after Al-Sabah steps aside on forgery charges

Randhir also served as the Secretary General of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) from 1987 to 2012 and was a full member of the International Olympic Committee from 2001 to 2014 before becoming its honorary member.

India among countries looking to host Olympic Games in 2036, 2040, says IOC boss Thomas Bach
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India among countries looking to host Olympic Games in 2036, 2040, says IOC boss Thomas Bach

The IOC recently announced that the city of Brisbane will host the 2032 Summer Games.

Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Indian para badminton coach hopeful to return with minimum of five medals
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Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Indian para badminton coach hopeful to return with minimum of five medals

The experienced Parul Parmar and the young Palak Kohli (SL3-SU5) will carry high hopes of returning with a medal in the women's category.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA requests government to allow contingent to enter country without COVID-19 test report
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA requests government to allow contingent to enter country without COVID-19 test report

In a letter addressed to Sports Secretary Ravi Mittal, Batra said since the Olympic contingent members have been fully vaccinated and undergone tests on a regular basis in Tokyo, they be exempted from the requirement of showing RT PCR negative test reports

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA announces various cash prizes including Rs 75 lakh for gold medallists
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA announces various cash prizes including Rs 75 lakh for gold medallists

The IOA Advisory Committee has recommended that silver medal winners will be presented Rs 40 lakh, while the bronze winners will get richer by Rs 25 lakhs.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'Please don't take stress', IOA president Narinder Batra to athletes arriving in Tokyo
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: 'Please don't take stress', IOA president Narinder Batra to athletes arriving in Tokyo

Narinder Batra said the situation is not that that bad in the Japanese capital and the athletes should not take undue stress.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India's 15-member shooting contingent checks into Games Village
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India's 15-member shooting contingent checks into Games Village

The Indian team was based in Croatia since early May for training and competition and flew into Tokyo from Zagreb.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: NRAI in touch with IOA over approval to send two more coaches for Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: NRAI in touch with IOA over approval to send two more coaches for Games

The federation is working with the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) in this regard and there are chances that the number of support staff could go up.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to interact with Games-bound athletes on 13 July
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Prime Minister Narendra Modi to interact with Games-bound athletes on 13 July

The interaction with the athletes will be held virtually owing to the COVID-19 situation.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: First batch of Indian athletes to depart for Japan on 14 July, says IOA's Rajeev Mehta
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: First batch of Indian athletes to depart for Japan on 14 July, says IOA's Rajeev Mehta

Mehta further informed that the rest of the contingent will travel between 16 and 19 July.

Commonwealth Games 2022 archery, shooting championships called off over COVID-19 concerns
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Commonwealth Games 2022 archery, shooting championships called off over COVID-19 concerns

The decision was taken by the Commonwealth Games India Executive Board with the support of the Commonwealth Games Federation

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Any decision that adversely affects Indian athletes’ preparation not acceptable to us, says Kiren Rijiju
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Any decision that adversely affects Indian athletes’ preparation not acceptable to us, says Kiren Rijiju

“It will not be acceptable to us if there’s any decision by Tokyo 2020 organisers regarding quarantine and other things which will adversely affect the preparation of Indian athletes,” sports minister Kiren Rijiju said.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japan imposes stricter regulations on India contingent, IOA terms it 'unfair and discriminatory'
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Japan imposes stricter regulations on India contingent, IOA terms it 'unfair and discriminatory'

Indian athletes and officials travelling for the Olympics have been asked by the Japanese government to undergo daily COVID-19 tests for a week prior to their departure and not interact with anyone from another country for three days on arrival.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA in search of new apparel sponsor after snapping ties with Li Ning
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA in search of new apparel sponsor after snapping ties with Li Ning

The IOA on Tuesday dropped Li Ning as its official kit sponsor for the Olympics to 'honour public sentimen'.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA drops Chinese brand Li Ning as kit sponsor, decides to go with unbranded apparel
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA drops Chinese brand Li Ning as kit sponsor, decides to go with unbranded apparel

The IOA had unveiled the Olympic kit designed by Li Ning for the Tokyo Games last week, which led to criticism. It has been learnt that the Sports Ministry then advised IOA to not include a Chinese sponsor for the Games.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: All members of Indian contingent will be vaccinated before leaving for Japan, says IOA
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: All members of Indian contingent will be vaccinated before leaving for Japan, says IOA

More than 90 Indian athletes across sports have so far qualified for the postponed Tokyo Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA seeks details of vaccinated athletes from national federations
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA seeks details of vaccinated athletes from national federations

The IOA had recently said that 148 athletes, including the Olympic-bound, have already received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccination.