League Notes: RSPB May Tell Archers, Boxers To Stay Away From AAI And IABF
The Railways Sports Promotion Board "is in the process of reconsidering one of its orders advising its archers and boxers to stay away from events" conducted by the Archery Association of India and the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (THE HINDU, 4/13). ... The Pakistan Cricket Board has banned umpires Nadeem Ghouri and Anis Siddiqui for four and three years, respectively, "after they were found guilty of being willing to compromise their integrity in discharge of their professional duties" (REUTERS, 4/13). ... Mired in "alleged irregularities," Commonwealth Games Organising Committee "will soon move into a new office" inside Jawaharlal Nehru stadium in Delhi. The Games organizing body's "swanky nine-storeyed office at 1, Jai Singh Road has been given to various government departments" including the National Investigation Agency among others. At present, the NIA functions from District Centre, Jasola (PTI, 4/11).