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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. 

Dec 11, 2020 18:12
ROURKELA: After the success of Odisha Men’s Hockey World Cup in 2018 and the scale at which it was hosted, FIH had announced last year that the 2023 FIH Men’s Hockey World Cup will be hosted in Odisha, for a second consecutive time, at two venues, Bhubaneswar and Rourkela.  
Dec 10, 2020 16:12
NEW DELHI: One of the treasure troves of the country in terms of sportspersons and overall contribution to the Indian sporting landscape, the state of Jharkhand has certainly emerged as a hotbed for sports in recent years. 
Dec 09, 2020 17:12
NEW DELHI: Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said here Tuesday that the government has made various policy changes and taken up initiatives to encourage and support sportspersons and the sporting community, even after they retire.  
Dec 07, 2020 17:12
SRI LANKA WILL HOST of Asia Cup cricket championship in June next year, Pakistan Cricket Board Chief Executive Wasim Khan has stated. Pakistan was sceduled to host the Asia Cup this year but the coronavirus pandemic resulted in its postponement. With Sri Lanka now given the rights to host the Asia Cup in 2021, Pakistan will host the event in 2022, Khan told PTI.
Nov 19, 2020 18:11
MUMBAI: The stage is set for Friday's kick-off in Goa of much awaited seventh edition of the Hero Indian Super League (ISL), the country’s first major tournament to be organised since the enforcement of a COVID-19 lockdown eight months ago.
Nov 19, 2020 13:11
KOCHI: Kerala Blasters FC (KBFC) Wednesday made official what was evident from the recent announcement that online education platform BYJU’S had been onboarded as the franchise's title sponsor for the seventh edition of the Hero Indian Super League.  KBFC and Muthoot Pappachan Group (MPG) confirmed a "mutual adieu" Wednesday following 6 years of partnership as the title sponsor of the club. 
Nov 17, 2020 15:11
NEW DELHI: Five Hero Indian Super League clubs have failed to meet the AFC and national licensing criteria and will now have to either appeal the decision or seek exemption from the AIFF in order to take part in the ISL, which kicks off Friday.
Nov 10, 2020 18:11
MELBOURNE: Cricket Australia Tuesday released ticket prices, tickets on sale dates and projected venue capacities for all AusVInd matches of the 2020-21 Men’s International summer.
Nov 09, 2020 11:11
NEW DELHI: The Union Sports Ministry has approved six centres as the Khelo India Centre of Excellence (KISCE) and they will now be upgraded on a consolidated budget estimated at Rs 673.2 million for FY 2020-21 and subsequent four years in an effort to identify and groom Olympic level talent, ANI reports.
Nov 06, 2020 11:11
JAKARTA: The success in hosting the Asian Games and the Asian Para Games in 2018 has prompted Indonesia to submit a bid to host the 2032 Olympic Games, according to President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo.