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Tokyo 2020: Boxing can stay, but IOC EB recommends AIBA suspension

The International Olympic Committee has recommended to retain boxing in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. However, the competition will not take place under the...

IOC pledges $562,000 for restoration of Notre Dame

Amidst global sentiment to support the revival of gutter Notre Dame, the International Olympic Committee has also pledged $562,0000 to ensure that the finest...

Bach says no to athletes promoting personal sponsors in Olympics

International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach is not for lifting restrictions to allow athletes promote personal sponsors during Olympic Games. The Olympic rules...

Aiba appoints Mohamed Moustahsane as interim president

The International Boxing Association (Aiba) has named Mohamed Moustahsane as interim president in an initiative to convince the International Olympic Committee that it should...

AIBA President Rakhimov steps down amidst mounting IOC pressure

AIBA president Gafur Rakhimov has resigned from his position in the world governing body for boxing amid an ongoing inquiry by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Rakhimov secured...

Uncertainty looms large on key international sports events in India

Indian sports bodies stand to lose the opportunity of hosting key international events after Central Government’s strong stand to no issuing visas to Pakistani...

India needs a major transformation in Sports reforms: Power Sportz

There is a certain division in the country when it comes to sports. Due to the difference in sports policies & operations per state,...

IOC takes away 2 quotas, spares 14 at Delhi shooting World...

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided against withdrawing all the Olympic quotas from the shooting World Cup here and revoked just two after visas...

IOC’s customary move: Talks with India suspended for hosting global events

The International Olympic Committee has customarily “suspend all discussions” with India regarding hosting of global sporting events after Pakistani shooters were not issued visas...

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...