Indian Premier League

BCCI considering July window for 2020 IPL, games could be...

The Board of Control for Cricket in India is looking at a small window in July to host the 2020 season of the Indian Premier League, according to a report in CNBC-TV18. The 13th edition of the IPL is currently...

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FIFA Ranking

India retains 108th slot at FIFA’s latest ranking

India football team retained its 108th spot in the latest FIFA rankings issued on Thursday. In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, the whole raft of international fixtures including qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup and other major tournaments has been...

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ISSF Running Target World Championship

ISSF Running Target World Championship Postponed Due To Coronavirus

The French Shooting Federation on Thursday postponed the ISSF Word Championship in Running Target which was scheduled to be held from June 9-19 in Chateaurox, France in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic which has wreaked a global havoc. The event...

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World Athletics Championships moved ahead to avoid clash with Tokyo...

The World Athletics Championships have been rescheduled to 15-24 July in 2022, following the postponement of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games to 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic. The World Championships were originally scheduled for 6-15 August, 2021 in...

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Winter Games

4-time Olympic champion Ammann eyes 2022 Winter Games

Four-time Olympic ski jumping champion Simon Ammann will try to go for another gold medal at the 2022 Beijing Olympics. The 38-year-old Ammann, who would be 40 at the time of the next games, won both individual ski jumping gold...

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World Anti-Doping Agency

WADA celebrates Play True Day 2020

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is celebrating the Play True Day 2020 today, which is dedicated to clean sport and is aimed at raising awareness among athletes, the sporting public and others about the importance of protecting it. Since 2014,...

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National Rifle Association of India

India shooting body to draw up training plan for Olympic...

India’s shooting federation will draw up a training plan for its Olympic probables, whose preparation has been halted because of the nationwide lockdown to combat the Covid-19 pandemic, and the disruption of the international calendar. Senior National Rifle Association of...

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Wrestling Federation of India

WFI cancels U-15 nationals as UWW suspends all events till...

The national wrestling federation, WFI, on Tuesday cancelled the upcoming under-15 national championship after world governing body United World Wrestling (UWW) directed all members to cancel domestic events and also announced cancellation of all international tournaments planned until June 30....

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Tokyo Games

IOA chief Narinder Batra hopes National Games in Goa will...

IOA President Narinder Batra is optimistic that despite a spike in the COVID-19 cases in the country, the much-delayed 36th National Games will be held as scheduled from 20 October to 4 November in Goa. Batra said he hopes the...

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badminton

BWF suspends events till July

The Badminton World Federation has suspended a host of its flagship international, junior and para tournaments scheduled from May to July in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. It comprises many Grade 2 and 3 events including HSBC BWF World...

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