CENTRES OF EXCELLENCE

  • New app to prevent sudden cardiac arrest on football field December 3, 2014

    The recent increase in the number of accidents on the field of sports that have led to on-field deaths has prompted FIFA to come up with something that will help tackle such freakish happenings in a more advanced way. According to a report in FIFA.com, keeping the above occurrences in...
  • Sports Ministry to set up 30 centres of excellence March 3, 2013

    Balata: Sports Minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday said the government has decided to formulate a new sports policy and identify talent from rural areas and train them in order to promote sports in the country. Singh said the country was lagging behind in the field of sports which was unfortunate...
  • Marsh axed from academy after night out July 7, 2012

    Sydney: Australian Twenty 20 international Mitchell Marsh has been sent home from the Centre of Excellence in Brisbane for disciplinary reasons, Cricket Australia said on Saturday. The 20yearold West Australian allrounder was ordered home to Perth after being declared unfit to train on Saturday following a night out, CA said in...
  • Law appointed COE high performance coach April 17, 2012

    Brisbane: Stuart Law, the former Australia batsman who on Monday announced his decision to step down as coach of Bangladesh, has been appointed the new high performance coach of Australia's Centre of Excellence (COE). The 43yearold will be based in his home town of Brisbane, and work with COA head...