coronavirus

MUMBAI: The questions around the approach the BCCI is taking in delivering the Indian Premier League in the middle of a raging pandemic was brought again into stark relief Monday following the postponement of the game between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders, scheduled to take place in Ahmedabad on Monday evening, after two KKR players tested positive for Covid-19.

Varun Chakaravarthy and Sandeep Warrier were found to be positive in the third round of testing in the last four days. All other team members have tested negative for Covid-19.

Apr 20, 2021 14:04
DUBAI: The importance of India to any major event in world cricket cannot be overemphasised. The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday declared confidence that the World Test Championship (WTC) final between India and New Zealand will go ahead as planned in Southampton in June. 
Apr 05, 2021 13:04
NEW DELHI: The All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Sunday announced the postponement of the play-offs for the Indian Women's League, scheduled to be held in the capital from April 7, until further notice, citing the rise in coronavirus cases across the country. 
Apr 01, 2021 15:04
NYON, Switzerland: UEFA on Wednesday ended its own limit on stadium capacity for matches it organises during the coronavirus pandemic.
Mar 04, 2021 18:03
FOURTEEN GAMES INTO ITS SIXTH SEASON, the Pakistan Super League has been postponed with immediate effect after a number of positive coronavirus cases.
Feb 02, 2021 20:02
NEW DELHI: The Badminton Association of India has announced that BAI will be conducting two senior ranking meets from April. The return of badminton to the country for the first time since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic last summer. has been made keeping in mind the India Open, beginning in New Delhi on May 11.
Oct 19, 2020 17:10
KUALA LUMPUR: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC), together with the Qatar Football Association (QFA), have today confirmed Doha, Qatar as the venue for this year’s AFC Champions League single-leg Final, which will be held on December 19, 2020.
Oct 19, 2020 17:10
LONDON: The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club (AELTC), which runs the Wimbledon Grand Slam, has provided an update on the 2021 Championships.  AELTC is considering multiple operational scenarios for next year's Wimbledon fortnight.
Oct 08, 2020 16:10
NEW DELHI: The Hero I-League Qualifiers 2020, the first post-coronavirus pandemic sporting event being held in India from Thursday, will be telecast live by Lex Sportel Vision Pvt. Ltd. on 1Sports.
Sep 25, 2020 16:09
LAUSANNE: The IOC Coordination Commission and the Tokyo  2020 Organising Committee agreed Friday on a series of measures to make the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 fit for a post-corona world. Developed in response to the postponement of this year’s Games due to the coronavirus pandemic, over 50 measures have been designed to maximise cost savings and increase efficiencies in Games delivery.
Sep 23, 2020 16:09
LONDON: The Premier League on Tuesday said that the clubs suffered £700 million in losses last season due to the negative impact of the coronavirus pandemic.