Suresh Kalmadi to meet MS Gill

Updated: 24 April 2008 11:53 IST

IOA President Suresh Kalmadi will meet Sports Minister MS Gill to appeal to the minister to take hockey back as a priority sport in the portfolio.

New Delhi:

IOA President Suresh Kalmadi will meet Sports Minister MS Gill on Wednesday to appeal to the minister to take hockey back as a priority sport in the portfolio.

Indian hockey has been on a steady decline for a long time and the worst debacle came earlier this month, when the men's team failed to qualify for the Olympics.

Topics : Hockey
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