SAI has also requested the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) to sensitise all National Sports Federations (NSFs) to follow the COVID-19 protocols strictly and ensure safety of athletes.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Swimming Federation of India requests consent for reopening of pools to allow training of elite swimmers
The SFI has asked permission for only those swimmers to resume training, who have achieved the 'B' qualification mark for next year's Tokyo Olympics
Coronavirus Outbreak: SAI DG Sandip Pradhan lauds AIFF for conducting online course for coaches despite lockdown
Sports Authority of India's director general Sandip Pradhan lauded All India Football Federation (AIFF) for conducting an online refresher course for coaches and said the sport is evolving in a big way in the country.
Abhinav Bindra feels post COVID-19 world could be an opportunity for India to build proper sporting infrastructure
Abhinav Bindra reckons the post- COVID-19 world could be a "blessing in disguise" for Indian sports, with an opportunity to build local infrastructure and human resources such as coaches and support staff in the likely absence of foreign exposure.
The Swimming Federation of India (SFI) has decided to start an online learning program for coaches across the country to utilise the "golden time".
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju calls for trial of Kambala racer Srinivas Gowda under top coaches at SAI Center, Bengaluru
Kambala racer Srinivas Gowda, whose running exploits during a traditional buffalo race in Karnataka has evoked a social media frenzy, will be assessed by expert coaches at SAI Center, Bengaluru on the instruction of Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju.
Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal launches torch relay of 3rd Khelo India Youth Games, terms event as great opportunity for athletes
Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal has launched the torch relay of the third Khelo India Youth Games which will be held from 10 to 22 January.
NRAI to launch an inquiry to Athletics Commission after two shooters get involved in scuffle, 'pay and play' membership cancelled
The Sports Authority of India (SAI) has cancelled the membership of the two marksmen involved in a scuffle inside the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range while the national federation has asked its Athletes Commission to launch an inquiry into the incident.