featureathleticsa year ago

Anju Bobby George's frustration on AFI needs serious consideration

When I woke up in the morning today, the first news that flashed on my notification screen was Anju Bobby George, one of the most decorated athletes in the country, complaining about the lack of practice facilities for the athletes preparing for the Commonwealth Games ahead of the Federation Cup.
Bastab K Parida
newsathleticsa year ago

ISL has left Indian athletes with nowhere to go, laments Anju George

Long jumper Anju Bobby George has lashed out at ISL for bulk booking venues that have left no training spaces for the athletes. AFI secretary C.K. Valson has further revealed that only after AFI had threatened to pull out of the event did Khelo India Games got the permission at the Nehru stadium.
SportsCafe Desk
newsathletics2 years ago

Anju Bobby George starts bid to reclaim the Olympic Medal she was 'robbed' of

Anju Bobby George along with Australia's Bronwyn Thompson and Britain’s Jade Johnson have started their bid to reclaim the Olympic medals that they believe were ‘robbed’ from them by "dope cheats" at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games. Anju had finished sixth in the finals of the long jump event in 2014.
SportsCafe Desk
newsathletics3 years ago

Anju Bobby George resigns as President of Kerala Sports Council

Olympian Anju Bobby George on Wednesday resigned as the President of Sports Council of Kerala after she locked horns with Sports Minister EP Jayarajan. Announcing her decision to quit, the 39-year-old said it was not proper to continue in the post after “allegations” was raised against her.
Arun S Kaimal
newsathletics3 years ago

Anju Bobby George writes open letter to demand probe into Kerala Sports Council

Olympian and Kerala Sports Council President Anju Bobby George has demanded a probe into the activities of the Kerala Sports Council over the past ten years. Anju came under fire for corruption from the Sports Minister, but has defended saying her term at the helm has been only six months.
Prabu Thiruppathy
newsathletics3 years ago

Anju Bobby George allegedly threatened by Kerala Sports Minister

Former Indian athlete and Olympian Anju Bobby George on Thursday claimed that Kerala Sports Minister EP Jayarajan threatened her in a meeting with the Kerala Sports Council. The Minister allegedly accused her and the council of being corrupt, she said in a complaint to the Chief Minister.
Saketh RVK