35 Athletes at SAI Bengaluru Isolated after Testing Covid-19 Positive, Doctors’ Panel Formed

Thirty-five junior athletes at the Sports Authority of India’s Bengaluru facility, who are participating in various national events, have tested positive for COVID-19, sources in the SAI said. The revelation prompted the SAI Bengaluru to set up a committee of doctors to conduct tests and ensure the standard operating procedure (SOP) is followed on the […]

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Athletes Must Undergo Thorough Tests after Long Covid to Avoid Organ Damage: Study

Athletes Must Undergo Thorough Tests after Long Covid to Avoid Organ Damage: Study

A new study has suggested that athletes who are returning to training after suffering from a long period of Covid-19 should go through a series of tests before resuming training. The suggestions also include seeking advice from a multi-disciplinary team of specialists before they can be deemed fit to resume exercise. According to the study, which […]

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SAI Approves Extension of National Camp for 117 Athletes Till March 31

Sports Authority of India has approved the extension of the National Camp till March 31 for 117 track and field athletes and 45 coaching and support staff in five locations across the country in preparation for the Commonwealth Games and Asian Games to be held in Birmingham and Hangzhou later this year. The National Camps […]

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