Infrastructure

IN THE AFTERMATH OF THE suspension of the Indian Premier League, with the BCCI having had time to introspect, board president Sourav Ganguly has admitted that "travelling between cities could have caused the breach in the IPL's biosecure bubble".  

Speaking to Telegraph India, Ganguly also said that the BCCI will look at creating a window for the remainder of IPL 2021 ahead of this year's T20 World Cup, scheduled for October-November.

That is easier considered than delivered though, as former England captain Michael Atherton has pointed out. 

Feb 02, 2018 18:02
CHENNAI: The Madras Motor Sports Club on Friday unveiled a significant upgrade to the Paddock and related facilities. A new pit complex with garages and hospitality suites has been developed at a cost of over Rs 200 million, at India’s first FIA-licensed track here.
Jan 30, 2018 14:01
MELBOURNE: In a major coup for Victorian cricket fans, Visit Victoria has secured the men’s and women’s finals of the ICC World T20 in 2020. The matches will be played at the world-renowned Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), highlighting Melbourne’s reputation as Australia’s sporting capital and a global events city.
Jan 27, 2018 11:01
BHUBANESWAR: The capacity of the Kalinga Stadium here will be doubled for the Men's Hockey World Cup 2018 scheduled to be held in November this year, an official told IANS Thursday. Besides, work on the second hockey turf inside the stadium premises will be completed by July this year, the official added.
Jan 19, 2018 14:01
GURUGRAM: DLF Golf and Country Club, Gurugram, has bagged the 'Best Course in India' award for the sixth time at the Asian Golf Awards organized by Asia Pacific Golf Group. The award ceremony took place in Vietnam.
Jan 19, 2018 13:01
St. PETERSBURG, FL, USA: The WTA announced Thursday its selection of the city of Shenzhen, China to host the WTA Finals, the most prestigious event on the WTA calendar, from 2019 through 2028.
Jan 15, 2018 14:01
JAKARTA: Indonesian President Joko Widodo inaugurated Gelora Bung Karno (GBK) stadium on Sunday after it was renovated for the upcoming 2018 Asian Games. The ceremony was held prior to a friendly football match between Indonesia and Iceland in the stadium, reports Xinhua news agency.
Jan 15, 2018 14:01
BHUBANESWAR: The Odiya state capital, which is fast emerging as an international sport venue, is all set to host its first ever International Tennis Federation sanctioned tournament for men at the Kalinga Stadium here from February 26. The seven-day $15,000 tournament, named ‘India Future’, would end on March 4.
Jan 15, 2018 13:01
MUMBAI: The Sports Gurukul (TSG), a sporting organization that promotes and develops various sports at the grassroots level, has launched a football training school - TSG Football School. The TSG Football School, which was launched here Friday, will conduct their training programs and clinics at the newly laid facilities at the All India Balkanji Bari ground, Santa Cruz (West), an official release states.
Jan 15, 2018 13:01
NEW DELHI: National badminton coach and former All England champion Pullela Gopichand inaugurated the Times Group owned Bennett University's new sports facility on Monday at its Greater Noida campus.
Jan 12, 2018 12:01
PERTH: Cricket Australia (CA) Thursday confirmed the International Cricket Council (ICC) has approved Perth Stadium as a venue fit to host all international cricket formats, formally lowering the curtain on the city's venerable WACA Ground.