A Headlines Today special investigation has revealed how Kalmadi turned India’s F1 dream into a family business. The excitement and glamour of F1 was all set to hit India, courtesy the IOA. Unfortunately the country’s top sports body let it slip out of its hands.
The story. And the man [wiki] who, in September 2008, walked out of a felicitation function for Olympics athletes because he wasn’t given a seat as prominent as he would have liked and who, a month later, was pro forma re-elected president of the IOC, a post he has held without a break from 1996 and which, thanks to the most recent ‘election’, he will hold through 2012.