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Chess makes move for inclusion in 2024 Paris Olympics

World governing body for chess FIDE has made the first move to have 64-squared boards spread at the 2024 Paris Olympic Games. Proposal is mooted to...

IOC’s grand new headquarters set for Olympic Day inauguration

Come the Olympic Day – June 23. The International Olympic Committee will officially inaugurate its new Headquarters. The historic moment coincides with another historic date...

Times Internet, Alibaba join to fund Indian eSports analytics company

Alibaba and Times Internet have joined a series C funding worth $2 million (₹ 14.25 crore) for an eSports analytics venture by V. Vidooly has launched eSports Analytics product last September. Alibaba,...

IOC’s Olympic social media handles top charts in 2018: Report

Various social media handles of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have been the top performer in 2018. A report by the Burson Cohn &...

FIH aims to unite North and South Korea through hockey

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) is aiming to use hockey as a medium to bridge differences between the two Koreas – North and South. Following...

New Study confirms Rio gained from 2016 Olympics: IOC

Contrary to beliefs, the 2016 Olympic Games have had a positive impact on the economy of Rio de Janeiro city. The International Olympic Committee...

Stockholm-Are, Milan-Cortina submit plans for 2026 Winter Olympics

The International Olympic Committee has received the candidature files from Stockholm-Are as Sweden’s bid and Ital’ys Milan-Cortina for the 2026 Olympic Winter Games. Chair of...

IOC marketing chair from Japan investigated for alleged corruption

International Olympic Committee has suffered yet another severe blow in its efforts to make the Olympic movement scandal and corruption free. The marketing head...

IOC global partner Alibaba launches first ever Olympic Store

The International Olympic Committee’s worldwide partner Alibaba has launched the first ever Olympic store for brands and retailers. The unique facility has been set...

Uncertain future puts world boxing body AIBA in tatters, sport in...

The sport of boxing is in complete disarray as the world governing body of the sport AIBA is faced with troubled present and uncertain future. AIBA in a...