Tag: India

Rourkela hockey venue to set design yardstick

India Odisha new field hockey stadium update Feb 2021

The Chief Minister of the Indian State of Odisha, Naveen Patnaik, recently laid the foundation stone of the Birsa Munda International Hockey Stadium, India’s biggest hockey stadium, in Rourkela (City in Odisha). indiatoday.in sources stated that scheduled to be completed by 2022, ahead of the... » Read more

India stadium captivate England players

India Ahmedabad cricket stadium to host Inida vs England

Ahmedabad (in Gujarat, India) is all set to stage the third pink-ball Test between India and England on February 24th, 2021, at the world’s largest cricket stadium – the Sardar Patel Stadium – the first of seven consecutive matches at the venue. The 110,000-capacity majestic Sardar... » Read more

Massive capital injection for India stadium

India Bengaluru Sree Kanteerava Stadium

The multipurpose Sree Kanteerava Outdoor Stadium in Karnataka’s State capital, Bengaluru, India, is looking at a major redevelopment with an infusion of Government funding to the tune of INR10bn (£99.1m/€113.5m/$137.7m), all with an eye to upskill athletes to Olympic heights. The Government of... » Read more

RIL IMG Worldwide stake acquisition completed

Reliance buys out IMG

Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries has acquired sports and entertainment marketing agency IMG’s 50 percent stake in their joint venture IMG-Reliance. Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) is an Indian multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Reliance owns... » Read more

East Bengal likely to join ISL fold

Indian Soccer League expansion

An invitation-to-tender process has been opened by the Indian Super League (ISL) to pave the way for a new team to join the top tier of club football in the country this season, expanding the league from 10 to 11 teams. The Indian Super League is the joint premier football league along with... » Read more

IPL in UAE subject to Indian Govt nod

Dubai Cricket stadium - IPL news UAE August 2020

The 13th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) will begin from September 19th and the final will be played on November 10th in the UAE – of course, subject to Government of India approval. The decision was taken in an IPL Governing Council meeting on August 2nd. The Indian Premier League is a... » Read more

Eden Gardens as cops’ quarantine center

India Kolkata The Eden Gardens covid facility

With coronavirus hitting India for a six, literally, the iconic stadium Eden Gardens in Kolkata (a State in India) will be made available as a makeshift COVID-19 quarantine facility for Indian police personnel who have tested positive for the deadly virus. With Kolkata’s hospitals groaning under... » Read more

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