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 IOC chief Thomas Bach

Here are answers for most frequently asked questions on Tokyo Olympics postponement amid coronavirus pandemic

The fate of Toky Olympics has left scores of fans with countless questions. Here we uncover it, one at a time.

Six athletes for whom Olympics in 2021 may come too late with age concern

Six athletes for whom Olympics in 2021 may come too late with age concern

The historic decision taken over the COVID -19 outbreak has left not just the organisers in a dizzy but there are some renowned athletes ...Read More

ARC puts off all polo events this season

ARC puts off all polo events this season

Mumbai: The Polo season at the prestigious Amateur Riders’ Club (ARC) has been discontinued. The season witnessed some of the finest matc...Read More

 Pradip Kumar Banerjee

When calm and composed PK fell in love

Kolkata: It was love at first sight for Pradip Kumar Banerjee, who met his wife Aarti under one of the most peculiar circumstances.The Me...Read More

Art of living up to it, in six years  FC Goa have become a more cohesive unit

Art of living up to it, in six years FC Goa have become a more cohesive unit

Goans love football. Enough to say that out of the 100 greatest moments in the life of a Goan, you might be safe to say that 20 were asso...Read More

An idea of pride and of hope: Transformation of FC Goa in ISL

An idea of pride and of hope: Transformation of FC Goa in ISL

In six years Gaurs have become a more cohesive unit.

Union Minister for Sports and Youth Affairs Kiren Rijiju

Do not take coronavirus lightly: Kiren Rijiju on COVID-19 pandemic

Rijiju posted a video on his Twitter in which he took the #SafeHands Challenge which was started by the World Health Organisation (WHO) w...Read More

Don't panic, help each other: Kidambi Srikanth coronavirus fightback

Don't panic, help each other: Kidambi Srikanth coronavirus fightback

The number of coronavirus cases in India has risen to 114 on Monday, the Ministry of Health and Family Affairs said. Coronavirus, which o...Read More

Inter-Club Badminton Tournament 2020: MIG Cricket Club, Goregaon Sports Club emerge champions

Inter-Club Badminton Tournament 2020: MIG Cricket Club, Goregaon Sports Club emerge champions

In the Elite Division final, MIG CC staved off a strong challenge from hosts Bombay Gymkhana and snatched a satisfying 2-1 victory.

Vishwanath Anchan Memorial Veterans’ football tournament

Vishwanath Anchan Memorial Veterans’ football tournament: East Kolkata corner KSA championship

The match between the two visiting teams witnessed an absorbing tussle for supremacy. Both the team played an open attacking game

ISL finals: ATK grab historic third league title

ISL finals: ATK grab historic third league title

Javier Hernandez (10') and Edu Garcia (48') put ATK in the driving seat but Nerijus Valskis (69') reduced their advantage to set up a ten...Read More

Latest coronavirus update: India's ODI series against South Africa cancelled amid virus scare

Latest coronavirus update: India's ODI series against South Africa cancelled amid virus scare

In case of a closed-door event and restricted public appearances by players, the franchises are bound to lose out on a lot of sponsorship...Read More

Liverpool

Does cancellation of EPL matches amid coronavirus threat deny Liverpool first title in 30 years?

It's thought likely that another suspension will be forthcoming, which means there is a huge amount of uncertainty about how the rest of ...Read More

Latest Coronavirus Update: India’s badminton stars in dark after advisory

Latest Coronavirus Update: India’s badminton stars in dark after advisory

Both Nehwal and Kashyap have been knocked out from the ongoing All England Championships. But their return to India now hangs in the bala...Read More

East Kolkata sneak into semis, hosts Karnatak Sporting Association bow out of contention

East Kolkata sneak into semis, hosts Karnatak Sporting Association bow out of contention

The Kolkata side boasting of several former Indian stars in their ranks were unable to translate their superiority into goals and the mat...Read More

Badminton

Inter-Club Badminton Tournament: Khar Gym have it easy

Surykant Bane set the tone for the Khar Gymkhana players as he scored a comfortable 30-15 victory against Chandrakumar Yadav of Garware C...Read More

Latest coronavirus update in India: Virus scare, but cricket fearless!

Latest coronavirus update in India: Virus scare, but cricket fearless!

The only event affected due to COVID-19 has been the World XI vs Asia XI match in Bangladesh, which was not much of major importance.

Ireland beat Afghanistan in final T20I via super over

Ireland beat Afghanistan in final T20I via super over

With this win, Ireland gained a consolidation win, but the series went on Afghanistan as they had won the opening two matches of the series.

India spinner Yuzvendra Chahal

Latest Coronavirus update in India: Yuzvendra Chahal wears mask on way to Dharamshala for first ODI

Chahal posted a picture of him wearing a mask at the airport on his Instagram story.

Fit-again Hardik, Dhawan, Bhuvi back; end of road for Kedar?

Fit-again Hardik, Dhawan, Bhuvi back; end of road for Kedar?

It could be curtains for 34-year-old Kedar Jadhav who had a mediocre outing against New Zealand last month.

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