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Thursday, February 27, 2020

Archery Association of India (AAI)


World Archery appoints observer for AAI polls, suspension set to be lifted conditionally

January 14, 2020 5:06 pm

The suspension meant Indian archers failed to compete at the South Asian Games in Nepal in December last year and were allowed at the Asian Championships in Bangkok as 'neutral athletes' only because the event was a continental Olympic qualifier.

World Archery suspends Archery Association of India

August 08, 2019 2:17 pm

The World Archery on Thursday suspended the Archery Association of India for defying its guidelines by electing two parallel bodies, asking the federation to put its house in order by the end of this month.

World Archery gives one-month ultimatum to AAI: Clear mess or face suspension

June 19, 2019 3:15 pm

The decision to de-list AAI will not prevent Indian archers from taking part in international events under the national flag in competitions for which entries have already been made.

Flight delay costs archers World Cup participation

April 21, 2019 10:17 am

A team member said the airlines informed them that the delay was because of the closure of Pakistani airspace, which has forced several flight operators to take longer routes.

Archery fails to get recognition from ministry in annual renewal

February 04, 2019 8:48 pm

The Archery Association of India (AAI) does not figure in the sports ministry's list of recognised national federations after the annual renewal even after fresh elections were held under a new constitution.

Indian archery body won't face suspension as dialogues open

January 22, 2019 8:19 pm

The sport's international federation declared it would not impose any ban on Archery Association of India after its newly-elected president BVP Rao initiated a dialogue to resolve long-standing issues.

Archery body gets tough on absentees

February 17, 2014 3:33 am

Ever since the sports ministry de-recognised the federation for not following the sports code, the AAI has been struggling to discipline the archers.

National sports code,our rules are in conflict: Malhotra

September 19, 2012 2:29 am

This is because the National Sports Development Code (NSDC),which restricts the term of the president to three terms,is in conflict with the guidelines of the international archery federation,under whose aegis the AAI functions.