Indian Olympic Affiliation (IOA) chief Narinder Batra, who’s aiming for a second time period as president of Worldwide Hockey Federation (FIH), faces Marc Coudron of Belgium for the highest publish in FIH presidential election as a result of happen on Saturday night.
Batra, who can be a member of the Worldwide Olympic Committee (IOC), grew to become chief of FIH in 2016.
The Indian sports activities administrator, within the construct as much as FIH election, unveiled 11 key steps he’ll take to elevate world hockey to subsequent degree.
Batra’s first time period was prolonged after FIH delayed the Congress to 2021 as a result of pandemic.
Ought to Batra win the election, his second time period can be shortened from 4 years to 3.
Coudron is president of Royal Belgian Hockey Affiliation (KBHB) and is an govt board member of the Belgian Olympic Committee (BOC).