Happy Yeasterday

Latest News Around The World

Olympic qualifying athletics events likely to be moved from Bengaluru to another city, says AFI-Sports News , Happy Easterday

Olympic qualifying athletics occasions prone to be moved from Bengaluru to a different metropolis, says AFI-Sports activities Information , Joyful Easterday

After final 12 months’s season was fully worn out by the pandemic, the AFI was capable of host three IGP occasions and Federation Cup (15 to 18 March) this 12 months.

Representational picture. Reuters

New Delhi: Olympic qualifying athletics occasions — Indian Grand Prix 4 and Nationwide Inter State Championships — scheduled to be held in Bengaluru from 15-25 June are prone to be moved to a different metropolis because of logistical points brought on by COVID-19 and unavailability of observe.

The observe on the Kanteerava stadium in Bangalore is unlikely to be prepared in view of the pandemic and it isn’t advisable for athletes on the NIS Patiala to go to the Karnataka capital for the 2 completions.

“AFI is engaged on to shift the venue of IGP-4 & Inter-State Championships in June from #Bengaluru to different venue,” the Athletics Federation of India stated in a tweet.

“Patiala is being thought of,” it added.

Apart from the observe not being prepared, the AFI thought it not be possible to inform the athletes to journey to Bangalore from Patiala in view of the COVID-19 state of affairs within the metropolis.

After final 12 months’s season was fully worn out by the pandemic, the AFI was capable of host three IGP occasions and Federation Cup (15 to 18 March) this 12 months.


#Olympic #qualifying #athletics #occasions #moved #Bengaluru #metropolis #AFISports #Information #Joyful Easterday

Updated: May 21, 2021 — 7:50 pm

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Happy Yeasterday © 2021 Frontier Theme