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Narinder Batra, among 10, proposed to be elected as IOC members

Narinder Batra, also the president of the International Hockey Federation (FIH), had become the only Indian to be jointly serving as president of an international federation as well as an NOC.

In social media rant, former Hockey India chief Narinder Batra lashes out at ‘indiscipline and groupism’

Narinder Batra, former Hockey India chief and now FIH President, labelled the Indian team as 'complainers, bad and sore losers.'


IOA tells sports ministry to resolve Kosovo boxer visa issue immediately

The Indian Olympic Association Wednesday asked the sports ministry to immediately resolve the controversy surrounding Kosovan boxer Donjeta Sadiku's visa.

India's target should be to win medals in double digits in 2020 Tokyo Olympics, says Narinder Batra

Narinder Batra said that India should aim to win double digit medals at the Tokyo Olympics and around 25 at the 2024 Games in Paris.

IOC evasive on IOA’s bidding designs for three major sports events

Narinder Batra expresses interest in hosting the Asian Games, Youth Olympics and Olympics, but Thomas Bach gives no assurances.

Narinder Batra to head committee which will co-ordinate with Government, SAI

IOA president Narinder Batra will head a nine-member committee that will co-ordinate with the government and Sports Authority of India (SAI) to address all the reported issues of NSFs, State Olympic Association (SOA) and Sports Code.


Narinder Batra, new IOA chief, wants India to bid for 2032 Olympics

After being chosen IOA president in a formality of an election, Narinder Batra also spelt out his personal desire to host major multi-discipline sporting events in India.

FIH distances itself from president Narinder Batra’s Facebook tirade

In his Facebook tirade on Monday morning, Narinder Batra called England a safe haven “for all fraudsters who have run away from India” and accused them of working “under pressure of 16 Pakistan origin Members of Parliament"

Narinder Batra takes swipe at former coach Paul van Ass before plotting future with Roelant Oltmans

Batra said they would request Oltmans to stay on till the 2018 World Cup, which will be held in India.

Hockey India says no to Terry Walsh, all set to search for new coach

HI's response came just after Walsh was willing to return to India provided HI shows some "desire".