The apex body further said, “As proposed by the ISSF, the quota places supposed to be allocated at the 2020 European Championship Shotgun in Chateauroux, France, and the Euopean Olympic Qualification Championship in Plzen, Czech Republic, will be allocated at the 2021 European Championship 10m in Lohia, Finland, and at the European Championship 25/50/300m/Shotgun in Osijek, Croatia.” … [Read more...] about IOC approves updated ISSF qualification system for Tokyo Olympics, could help India add to tally
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“Anish was in the top 10 in the March 31 ranking and all the other shooters above him had already secured their quotas. So, he definitely has a chance. His chances will increase if he shoots a good score in the World Cup in March-April 2021,” said the NRAI insider. … [Read more...] about Olympics: India could add to shooting quota
“The IWF is deeply conscious of the efforts made by weightlifters and those who support them to pursue their Olympic dreams at Tokyo 2020,” said IWF Acting President Ursula Papandrea. “Preserving their progress was a vital step for us, as was ensuring a similar range of opportunities to those being provided before the pandemic halted the Olympic Qualification System for weightlifting.” … [Read more...] about Revised weightlifting qualification system for Olympics approved by IOC
IOA president Narinder Batra on Thursday had asked Khanna to furnish "factual position" on why there was a delay in clearance for booking of 15 twin rooms. Batra had said the delay has incurred a loss of nearly Rs 73 lakh to the IOA. The bookings were for 18 nights. … [Read more...] about More rift in the IOA?
“There are new dates for the BARFOOT & THOMPSON BWF World Junior Championships 2020, which were scheduled to be held in Auckland, New Zealand in September this year,” the BWF said in a release. “The rescheduled dates for the world events are 11-24 January 2021. Only those athletes eligible for the originally scheduled championships are allowed to enter. … [Read more...] about World Junior Championships rescheduled to January next year: BWF