Articles about Narinder Batra

Indian Olympic Association President Narinder Batra resigns: Here's why

25 May 2022

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Indian Olympic Association President Narinder Batra resigns: Here's why

In a major development, Narinder Batra has resigned from his post of Indian Olympic Association (IOA) President.

IOA seeks details of vaccinated athletes participating in Tokyo Olympics

26 May 2021

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IOA seeks details of vaccinated athletes participating in Tokyo Olympics

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has sought details from the national federations about the vaccinated athletes and officials who are set to travel to Tokyo for the Summer Games, beginning July 23.

India will definitely pitch for 2032 Olympics, says Narinder Batra

02 May 2020

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India will definitely pitch for 2032 Olympics, says Narinder Batra

Indian Olympic Association president Narinder Batra said that the nation will step up its battle to win the 2032 Olympic Games and other international events when the global coronavirus pandemic eases.

Coronavirus outbreak: IOA misses bid to host 2030 Asian Games

25 Apr 2020

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Coronavirus outbreak: IOA misses bid to host 2030 Asian Games

India were unable to submit a bid for hosting the 2030 Asian Games before the deadline of April 22 due to coronavirus pandemic.

Here's what Abhinav Bindra said about boycotting Commonwealth Games

31 Jul 2019

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Here's what Abhinav Bindra said about boycotting Commonwealth Games

Speculations are ripe that India are likely to boycott the 2022 edition of Commonwealth Games.

Commonwealth Games: Here's why India is considering to pull out

22 Jun 2019

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Commonwealth Games: Here's why India is considering to pull out

There is a possibility the entire Indian contingent might not participate in the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

IOA claims Indian football team not good enough for ASIAD

03 Jul 2018

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IOA claims Indian football team not good enough for ASIAD

A shocking decision by the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) will see the Indian football team skip the 2018 Asian Games.

Journalist Rajat Sharma is the new DDCA president

02 Jul 2018

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Journalist Rajat Sharma is the new DDCA president

Senior journalist Rajat Sharma today beat World Cup winning India cricketer Madan Lal by 517 votes to become the new President of Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA).

Sushil Kumar's name missing from entry list on CWG website

30 Mar 2018

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Sushil Kumar's name missing from entry list on CWG website

The 2018 Commonwealth Games are just 5 days away and ace Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar's name has gone missing from the official entry list on the Gold Coast 2018 website.

CWG-2018: Parents of Sindhu and Saina deny using taxpayers' money

23 Mar 2018

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CWG-2018: Parents of Sindhu and Saina deny using taxpayers' money

The 2018 Commonwealth Games are around the corner and the parents of badminton stars PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal have been left disappointed, after reports claimed that they were travelling to Gold Coast at the expenses of the Indian Government.

The cost of Indian athletes' participation at CWG creates debate

27 Feb 2018

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The cost of Indian athletes' participation at CWG creates debate

The cost of sending Indian athletes to participate in the upcoming Commonwealth Games has sparked a war of words.

Hockey India still waiting for an apology: PHF

24 Jan 2017

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Hockey India still waiting for an apology: PHF

Pakistan Hockey Federation's Shahbaz Ahmad said that Hockey India is still waiting for a written apology over the 2014 Champions Trophy incident.

Ritu Rani announces retirement from international hockey

22 Sep 2016

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Ritu Rani announces retirement from international hockey

Former Indian women's hockey captain Ritu Rani announced her retirement from international hockey.

Indian men's hockey team will skip Rio Games' opening ceremony

06 Aug 2016

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Indian men's hockey team will skip Rio Games' opening ceremony

Hockey India and the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) are accusing each other for not addressing the mismanagement that is causing hardships for the Indian contingent at Rio.

No chairs to sit in for Indian men's hockey team

02 Aug 2016

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No chairs to sit in for Indian men's hockey team

Within 48 hours of reaching Rio, the Indian men's hockey team has started suffering due to the lack of facilities.