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  • SAI forms committee to prepare SOP to resume training post lockdown

    Sports Authority of India (SAI) has formed a committee to prepare a Standard Operating Procedure to resume training in all SAI Centres in all sporting disciplines after the lockdown is lifted. All training had been suspended across SAI Centres in view of the on-going Corona pandemic. A separate committee has been formed to prepare a […]

    FC Goa appoints Juan Ferrando as new Head Coach

    Kolkata: FC Goa are delighted to announce the appointment of Juan Ferrando as the Club’s new Head Coach. Hailing from Barcelona, Spain, Ferrando began working as a football coach at the age of 18. He will take charge of the Gaurs for the upcoming season of the Indian Super League and the AFC Champions League campaign. […]

    Most Popular Sport by Nation

    Although there’s certainly no arguing with the fact that sports are beloved the world over, depending on where you go – the game that will boast the most dedicated following can vary dramatically. Some nations have several sports that command a lot of attention, whereas others are monopolized by a fierce love of one game […]

    PCB bans Umar Akmal for three years

    Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal was today banned for three years by the PCB for failing to report corrupt approaches ahead of the country’s premier T20 league this year. The Pakistan Cricket Board, PCB said, the ban was imposed by its Disciplinary Panel chairman Justice (retired) Fazal-e-Miran Chauhan, who held a hearing today. The 29-year-old appeared […]

    2020 NFL Draft: Superstars or Big Busts?

    Teams that Feel the Need for Speed The NFL Draft will be here before you know it and it’s sorely needed in the midst of the global pandemic that has paralyzed professional sports and crippled economies throughout the world. This year boasts a treasure trove of top-tier wide receivers and there will be several teams […]

    Cricket: IPL 2020 Suspended Indefinitely

    Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has suspended the  Indian Premier League 2020 indefinitely due to the COVID-19 pandemic. BCCI secretary Jay Shah said that due to the evolving global health concerns regarding COVID-19 and lockdown measures implemented by the Government of India to contain the spread of the pandemic, the IPL Governing […]

    World’s most famous cycling race Tour de France postponed in wake of Corona virus pandemic

    The world’s most famous cycling race Tour de France has been postponed in the wake of Corona virus pandemic. The French newspapers reported that the three-week race was set to start on 27th of June in the Riviera city of Nice has been set for August. This year’s event has 21 stages, with the longest […]

    COVID-19: Sourav Ganguly to donate Rs 50 lakh worth rice for underprivileged

    BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has come forward in support of those affected by the 21-day lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic, pledging to donate rice worth 50 lakh rupees for the underprivileged. The Cricket Association of Bengal announced in a statement that Ganguly along with Lal Baba Rice will provide for the needy people who have […]

    Tokyo Olympics postponed to 2021

    Japan’s Prime Minister and the head of the International Olympic Committee Shinzo Abe today agreed to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Games by a year in an extraordinary move, unprecedented in peacetime, as the world battles the coronavirus pandemic. The move would be a devastating blow for the city of Tokyo, which had won widespread praise […]

    Taiwan’s Tai Tzu Ying clinches her third women’s singles title of All England Championships

    In Badminton, Taiwan’s shuttler Tai Tzu Ying clinched her third women’s singles title of the All England Championships at Birmingham in United Kingdom today. Ying beat China’s Chen Yufei in two straight games 21-19, 21-15 in 44 minutes. Earlier in the men’s singles, Denmark’s Victor Axelsen outclassed Taiwan’s Chou Tien-Chen in two straight games 21-13, […]