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Sports Ministry grants Rs 35 crore to SAI for TOPS athletes

In addition, the Ministry has also disbursed an amount of Rs 5.98 crore for athletes across 22 disciplines seeking funds from NSDF during 2018.

Sports Authority of India (SAI) didn’t release funds for treatment, says boxer Manoj Kumar

Manoj Kumar, who has been diagnosed with a stress fracture in his left hip joint, says the injury first flared up at the Asian Games last year. Manoj was dropped from list of boxers from ongoing training camp.


SAI suspends officials arrested by CBI on corruption charges, pending enquiry

The officials were arrested after raids were conducted at the SAI headquarters at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on January 17.

We could have transferred officials but we didn't want cover up, says Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore

The arrests were made during searches at the sports administrator's office in Delhi's Lodhi Road area, they said.

CBI raids Sports Authority of India (SAI) HQ, arrests four officials

"When we found out corrupt practices by a few officers, we gave their info to relevant agencies, who arrested them today," Sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore said.

I was not given free hand to select players, says Harendra Singh

In letter to SAI, Harendra Singh said the selectors backtracked after agreeing to pick seniors including forward SV Sunil, drag-flicker Rupinder Pal for the World Cup.


Cloud of questions over death of sprinter with big plans

On Wednesday, the morning after Chaudhary’s body was found hanging from the ceiling fan of his room, his family, friends and coaches were struggling to cope with the loss.

Perform or face the axe: SAI director general Neelam Kapur's notice to foreign coaches

It has learnt that foreign coaches with the athletics teams among the ones will come under scanner following the Asian Games.

Sports Authority of India will now be Sports India, says Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore

The Sports Authority of India (SAI) is set to be renamed as Sports India, Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore announced on Wednesday after the sports body's governing body meeting in New Delhi.

Crorepati wrestler Mausam Khatri’s wishlist: Marriage, SUV, farm, house

But there is one thing that heavyweight wrestler Mausam Khatri, winner of India’s richest dangal, won’t do — waste money on a party.