Cancer-stricken Dingko recovers from COVID-19, back at home in ImphalSports

Cancer-stricken Dingko recovers from COVID-19, back at home in Imphal

Last Updated on July 3, 2020 at 8:24 pmNew Delhi, July 3: Asian Games gold-winning former boxer Dingko Singh has recovered from COVID-19, testing negative for the deadly virus on Friday over a month after the cancer-stricken legend was hospitalised…

Sports Ministry to launch TOPS for junior athletes soonSports

Sports Ministry to launch TOPS for junior athletes soon

Last Updated on July 3, 2020 at 8:21 pmNew Delhi, July 3: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Friday said that his government will soon launch Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) for junior athletes in the country with an aim to…

2011 World Cup: No reason to doubt integrity of final, says ICC ACU headSports

2011 World Cup: No reason to doubt integrity of final, says ICC ACU head

Last Updated on July 3, 2020 at 8:20 pmDubai, July 3: The ICC on Friday said there is no reason to doubt the integrity of the 2011 World Cup final in which India defeated Sri Lanka, asserting that it has…

5 State cricket coaches qualify level-1 courseSports

5 State cricket coaches qualify level-1 course

Last Updated on July 1, 2020 at 8:51 pmDimapur, July 1: Five cricket coaches each from Nagaland, Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Sikkim and Manipur has qualified the Level-1 cricket coach course from the Bangalore based National Cricket Academy. The National…

Six Pak players, including Hafeez, test negative for COVID-19; to join squad in EnglandSports

Six Pak players, including Hafeez, test negative for COVID-19; to join squad in England

Last Updated on June 30, 2020 at 1:43 pmLahore, Jun 30: Six Pakistani cricketers, who were found to be COVID-19 positive ahead of the team’s departure for England last week, have now tested negative for the second time in three days…

India’s Nitin Menon becomes youngest umpire to enter ICC Elite PanelSports

India’s Nitin Menon becomes youngest umpire to enter ICC Elite Panel

Last Updated on June 29, 2020 at 5:55 pmDubai, June 29: India’s Nitin Menon on Monday became the youngest member of the International Cricket Council’s Elite Panel of Umpires, replacing England’s Nigel Llong for the upcoming 2020-21 season after an…

Entertainment in sport is about quality not what happens in stands: HoldingSports

Entertainment in sport is about quality not what happens in stands: Holding

Last Updated on June 28, 2020 at 4:26 pmNew Delhi, June 28: Spectators certainly add to any high octane contest but the entertainment value of any sport can only be determined by its quality as the English Premier League has…

Dhoni used to control bowlers in 2007 but started trusting them in 2013, became calmer: PathanSports

Dhoni used to control bowlers in 2007 but started trusting them in 2013, became calmer: Pathan

Last Updated on June 28, 2020 at 4:24 pmNew Delhi, June 28: Former India pacer Irfan Pathan has revealed that World Cup-winning ex-skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni liked to control his bowlers when he started his captaincy stint back in 2007…

Australia, New Zealand to co-host 2023 Women’s World CupSports

Australia, New Zealand to co-host 2023 Women’s World Cup

Last Updated on June 26, 2020 at 7:56 pmGeneva, June 26: Australia and New Zealand will co-host the Women’s World Cup in 2023, with the following edition possibly set to take place just two years later. The joint bid beat…

It will be interesting what plans India have for Smith: AthertonSports

It will be interesting what plans India have for Smith: Atherton

Last Updated on June 26, 2020 at 7:55 pmKolkata, June 26: Former England captain Michael Atherton wants to see the gameplan employed by Indian pace attack against an unorthodox batsman like Australia’s Steve Smith when the two teams square off…