Tag: Fifa World Cup

Dream to see India host Olympics someday: Nita Ambani

London: Nita Ambani, member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Founder Chairperson, Reliance Foundation, on Wednesday called upon the global leaders in sports to see India as a land of limitless opportunities, saying it is her dream to see India host major sporting events like the Olympics and the FIFA World Cup in the […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
Russia Banned For 4 Years From All Major Sporting Events

Lausanne: Russia has been handed a four-year ban from all major sporting events by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), including next year’s Tokyo Olympics and the FIFA World Cup in 2022. After the development, the Russian flag and anthem will not be allowed at any major sporting event. However, athletes who will be able to […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Bhubaneswar To Host 8 Matches Of FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup

Bhubaneswar: The capital city of Odisha, Bhubaneswar, will host a total of eight matches of the upcoming FIFA Under-17 Women’s World Cup which is scheduled to take place from February 17 to March 7, next year. The All India Football Federation today released the updated match schedule for the tournament which said that six group-stage […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021
Odisha Minister Highlights Role Of Innovation In Reviving Sports Ecosystem

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Sports Minister Tusharkanti Behera on Tuesday laid emphasis on the significant role that innovation, collaboration and technology can play in reviving the sports ecosystem during a videoconference with Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, and sports ministers and senior officials of other states and union territories. He shared the initiatives that Odisha government had […]

  • Thursday, 15 April 2021