Saturday, Oct 01, 2022



Another TT player approaches court against exclusion from CWG squad, CoA says team not final

June 06, 2022 10:04 pm

The Committee of Administrators had announced an eight-member squad in Bangalore with the women's team subject to clearance from Sports Authority of India.

SAI's national selection trials for hockey from March 2

February 23, 2022 5:48 pm

The selection trials will be conducted at various locations across the country where both girls and boys between the age of 14 to 24 years can participate, the nodal sports body said on Wednesday.

SAI appoints 398 coaches, assistant coaches in preparation of Olympics 2024, 2028

February 16, 2022 6:21 pm

The new batch of coaches and assistant coaches has a host of eminent names, including Asian Games gold medallist rower Bajrang Lal Thakar. He joins as rowing coach.

SAI has received 17 sexual harassment complaints since 2018: Sports minister Anurag Thakur

December 14, 2021 10:23 pm

Thakur added that 16 complaints were made by employees of SAI and where the ‘occurrence has taken place within SAI Complex.

Govt to provide medical and accident insurance to more than 13,000 athletes and coaches

May 20, 2021 1:23 pm

The Sports Authority of India (SAI) on Thursday said that with this decision, the coverage would increase to more than 13,000 athletes, coaches and support staff.

SAI upgrades Covid-19 SOP, athletes to self-isolate for 15 days before joining camps

September 15, 2020 7:55 pm

The SAI said it will bear the expense of all the Covid-19 tests to be undertaken by athletes, coaches, and support staff before joining the training camps.

NIS on alert after employee at bank inside premises tests positive

August 18, 2020 1:46 pm

According to SAI, the State Bank of India (SBI) employee who tested positive on Sunday, did not come in contact with athletes and coaches residing inside the National Institute of Sports (NIS) campus.

SAI sanctions two-month training for Olympic probable swimmers in Dubai

August 15, 2020 11:21 am

Virdhawal Khade, Srihari Nataraj and Kushagra Rawat, who will train at Dubai's Aqua Nation Swimming Academy, will be accompanied by a coach for a two-month stint at a cost of around Rs 35 lakhs ahead of Tokyo Olympics, which was postponed to next year due to the pandemic.

Centre considers salary cut for foreign coaches; federations up in arms

June 24, 2020 1:15 pm

The federations have demanded that the contracts of the coaches be extended till 2022 since India will be competing in three major events in a span of 12 months.

'Homesick' hockey players leave Bengaluru SAI centre as lockdown eases; granted month's break

June 19, 2020 3:41 pm

Both the men's and women's national teams were stuck at the Sports Authority of India (SAI) South Centre in Bengaluru since March 25 when the government announced the nationwide lockdown to control the COVID-19 pandemic.