International Olympic Committee(Search results - 18)
SportsAug 25, 2021, 11:27 AM IST
IOC President confirms India's interest in hosting 2036, 2040 Olympics
India came up with its best-ever performance in the Tokyo Olympics and created history. Meanwhile, India has expressed its interest in hosting the 2036 or 2040 Games to make history again.
SportsAug 8, 2021, 10:29 PM IST
Will boxing and weightlifting be a part of Paris Olympics?
The Tokyo Olympics is over and the baton has been passed to Paris for 2024. Meanwhile, there is a chance that weightlifting and boxing could not be a part of it after the IOC gave itself more power to remove a sport from the Games.
SportsAug 6, 2021, 5:29 PM IST
Deepak Punia's coach Murad Gaidarov 'assaults' referee; to be put on plane back to India
According to reports, Murad went to the referee's room after Deepak Punia lost the Bronze medal bout against San Marino's Myles Nazim Amine and attacked the referee.
SportsJul 30, 2021, 8:43 AM IST
'I was aked to change my ring dress a minute before my bout': Mary Kom seeks explanation
The 38-year-old, who was eyeing her second Olympic medal after the bronze at the 2012 London Games, lost her Flyweight (51kg) pre-quarterfinal to Colombian Ingrit Valencia at the Tokyo Games.
SportsJul 20, 2021, 12:33 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Is Olympic Village safe? Here's what IOC health advisor says
The Tokyo Olympics is less than a week away, as the athletes have reached the Japanese capital and staying at the Olympic Village. However, is the Village safe enough in this COVID-19 pandemic era? Here's what the IOC health advisor had to say.
SportsJul 15, 2021, 5:22 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC guidelines state mask to be worn at all times, group photos on podium not allowed
The Tokyo Olympics is just eights days away, while the global event is being held amidst the raging pandemic. Meanwhile, IOC has issued guidelines, which states that the mask is to be worn at all times, where there would be no group photos on the podium.
SportsJul 14, 2021, 12:03 PM IST
Thomas Bach visits Tokyo Olympics headquarters despite protests
The Tokyo Olympics is set to get underway from July 23 and run until August 8. Meanwhile, ahead of the opening ceremony, IOC President Thomas Bach has visited the headquarters of the organising committee, besides visiting Hiroshima, as the protests continue.
SportsJul 10, 2021, 5:08 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC President Thomas Bach glad at Games being conducted despite unprecedented circumstances
The Tokyo Olympics will be played 13 days from Saturday. While challenges surrounding the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic remain high, the Games are going ahead on schedule and on time. As a result, IOC President Thomas Bach is glad that it is happening.
SportsJul 9, 2021, 1:58 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC President Thomas Bach reveals unprecedented challenges ahead of the Games
The 2020 Tokyo Olympics is all set to run between July 23 and August 8. However, uncertainty regarding the health security of the participants remains a concern, as IOC President Thomas Bach says that the challenges ahead are unprecedented.
SportsJul 5, 2021, 12:10 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC permits sides to have alternate players in squad
The Tokyo Olympics gets underway from July 23, as the Indian contingent is all geared up. Meanwhile, keeping in mind the pandemic's challenges and uncertainty, the International Olympic Committee has permitted the sides to have alternate players.
SportsMay 15, 2021, 6:02 PM IST
India backs holding Tokyo Olympics 2020 amidst COVID-19 concerns
The Olympic Games 2020 was supposed to be held last year in Tokyo but was postponed by a year owing to the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic. Although the situation somewhat remains the same with a year gone, India is willing to go ahead with the Games.
SportsFeb 3, 2021, 7:19 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC publishes first Games rulebook
The Olympic Games is scheduled to be held in Tokyo this year, between July 23 to August 8. The event was slated to be held last year. However, it was postponed by a year, owing to the current COVID-19 pandemic, as the committee is trying hard to make the Games happen.
CRICKETOct 20, 2020, 5:25 PM IST
BCCI calls PCB CEO ignorant: Here's why
The Pakistan Cricket Board has over the past few years blamed the Board of Control for Cricket in India for not adhering to the Memorandum of Understanding, of playing regular cricket series against Pakistan. Both India and Pakistan share a strained relationship due to cross-border tensions.
SportsMay 16, 2020, 6:28 PM IST
Coronavirus: IOC, WHO to promote healthy lifestyles; here are 5 key objectives of new agreement
There are 5 key objectives of the new cooperation agreement signed between International Olympic Committee (IOC) and World Health Organization (WHO)
OTHER SPORTSApr 2, 2020, 6:09 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC president Thomas Bach writes to PM Modi; says 'very grateful for your support'
International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach said he is 'very grateful' to Prime Minister Narendra Modi