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Feb 07, 2019
Sports ministry grants Rs 35 crore from National Sports Development Fund to SAI for TOPS athletesThe sports ministry has granted Rs 35 crore from its National Sports Development Fund (NSDF) to the Sports Authority of India (SAI) for customised training of athletes who are included in the Target Olympic Podium Scheme
Feb 02, 2019
Davis Cup Qualifier 2019: India captain Mahesh Bhupathi says TOPS should also support men's singles playersIndian Davis Cup captain Mahesh Bhupathi rued that tennis had never got the kind of support that boxing or wrestling got from the government, urging them to include men's singles players in Target Olympic Podium Scheme.
Dec 30, 2018
Rs 100 crore allocated for funding of athletes under TOPS ahead of Tokyo 2020, says Sports Authority of IndiaA TOPS Secretariat has also been established in a bid to fine tune India's preparations for the 2020 Olympics and build a sustainable sports ecosystem in the country.
Aug 09, 2018
Asian Games 2018: In-form compound archers tipped for glory, steal limelight from recurve team ahead of Indonesia eventA good performance at the Asian Games 2018 from the compound archers might well be the boost the sport needs to gain much-needed recognition and popularity.
Jul 11, 2018
Men's Hockey Team gets monthly allowance, wrestler Sushil Kumar given training money under TOPSThe monthly allowance under TOPS has been started by the ministry last year but the hockey team is getting the pocket allowance for the first time.
Jul 05, 2018
Asian Games 2018: Target Olympic Podium Scheme to be reviewed after end of mega-event, says SAI DG Neelam KapurUnder the TOP Scheme, some 180-odd athletes are currently getting financial assistance from the government for their training to prepare for the Asian Games and 2020 Olympics.
May 10, 2018
Weightlifting Federation of India express happiness over inclusion of Sanjita Chanu and two other lifters in TOP schemeThe government handed extensions to lifters Sanjita Chanu and Pardeep Singh who were originally in the TOP Scheme only till the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Sep 22, 2017
Watch: PU Chitra wins gold at Asian Indoor Games, but is AFI in trouble?Array
Sep 17, 2017
Sports Ministry adds 107 athletes to TOPS list for 2018 Commonwealth and Asian GamesInterestingly, the TOPS list drawn for the 2020 Olympics included only young shuttler Lakshya Sen, track and field athletes Lilli Das, Sanjivani Jadhav and Tejaswin Shanker.
Aug 27, 2016
Olympic task force like old wine in new bottle; Tokyo 2020 will only be repeat of Rio 2016If a team fails, captains are sacked, coaches removed and players dropped. But what if the planners and bureaucrats fail? Shouldn't they be charged for dereliction of their duty?