Tag: India


Rajasthan cricket venue initial work progress

India Jaipur Rajasthan Cricket Association

In a watershed moment for the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) (India), the Jaipur Development Authority (JDA) recently handed over the land lease deed to the cricket body for the construction of a new stadium near Chonp Village at the Jaipur-Delhi National Highway. With this development in... » Read more


Chic cricket venue in Indian State Jharkhand

India Jharkhand new cricket stadium

The Jharkhand State Cricket Association (India) has inked a deal with the Bokaro Steel Plant (BSL), a unit of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) (one of the largest steel-making companies in India) for transfer of land to construct an international cricket stadium on the outskirts of Bokaro in... » Read more


UAE to stage IPL 2021 remaining matches

Indian Premier League to continue in the UAE

The remaining matchups of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season will be held in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in September- October this year, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced on May 29th. The IPL 2021 was suspended in May this year as BCCI didn’t want to... » Read more


IPL postponed in COVID-bludgeoned India

India IPL season suspended

Taking into cognizance the devastating COVID-19 situation in India which is continuing its ‘Dance of Death’ in full force in the country – tearing to shreds Metro Cities like New Delhi and Mumbai – and few players and members of the support staff testing positive for the deadly lung... » Read more


Yas Island solidarity to COVID-stung India

UAE venue showing support for India

Yas Island, Abu Dhabi’s premier leisure and entertainment hub, lit up in solidarity with the people of India recently as the South Asian country faces a ‘tsunami’ of COVID-19 cases and body bags pile up by the day. ‘India TV’ stated that in view of the devastating COVID-19 situation in... » Read more


Private agency sought to run Noida stadium

India Noida renovation of stadium

The Noida Authority in Uttar Pradesh (a State in India) is looking for a private agency to run its cricket stadium in Sector 21A. ‘The Times of India’ quoted Praveen Mishra, Additional Chief Executive Officer of the Noida Authority, as stating, “We have started scouting for an agency that is... » Read more


India toss hat into Olympic 2048 ‘ring’

Delhi wants to host Olympics 2048

After two recent futile bids, India has tossed its hat into the ring again to host one of the most spectacular sporting events on the planet – the Olympics. On this occasion, it’s a good 27 years before the proposed edition and at least 14 years before the process to select the hosts gets... » Read more


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