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Adam Silver says no NBA decisions likely until May

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says he thinks it will be at least May before any decision can be made about resumption of the 2019-20 season that was s...

PM discusses COVID-19 with top sportspersons

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday discussed the the rapidly-growing threat of the COVID-19 pandemic with India's top athletes, including cricket...

Tokyo Olympics gets new date

The International Olympic Committee and the Japanese organisers have decided to hold the Olympics from July 23 to August 8 in Tokyo next year. The Ga...

IOA promises support, contribution to fight COVID-19 pandemic

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) on Monday promised "support and contribution" towards the country's battle to contain the deadly COVID-19 pandem...

New date for Tokyo Olympics ‘won’t satisfy everybody’, says Coe

World Athletics president Sebastian Coe admitted that settling on a new date for the Tokyo Olympics in 2021 will not satisfy everybody. “All sp...

Olympic postponement inevitable, says IOC official

Senior International Olympic Committee (IOC) official Dick Pound said a postponement of Tokyo Olympics is now inevitable as the world reels from the ...

Canada urges Tokyo Games delay, won't send team

Canadian Olympic officials urged postponement of the Tokyo Games, saying that in view of the coronavirus pandemic they won't send a team in the summe...

IOC says Olympics postponement an option

The International Olympic Committee said that postponing the 2020 Olympics is one of its options as the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic,...

Govt will make efforts to take kabaddi to Olympics: Minister

The government will make efforts to take indigenous sport kabbadi to the Olympics, Union minister Kiren Rijiju said on Thursday. "A total of 2,880 at...

It is better if Olympics is postponed: Gopichand

India's chief badminton coach Pullela Gopichand believes the Tokyo Olympics should be postponed given the unprecedented crisis that the world is faci...

Olympic leaders back IOC's Tokyo stance after rare criticism

Regional Olympic officials are rallying around the IOC and have backed its stance on opening the Tokyo Games as scheduled, as direct criticism from g...

IOA hopeful of Kho Kho's inclusion in 2026 Asian Games

Indian Olympic Association (IOA) secretary general Rajeev Mehta said he is hopeful that Kho Kho, a traditional Indian sport, will be included in the ...

Dream to make India a sports 'superpower': Minister

The government said in Rajya Sabha that it hopes to position India as a 'superpower' in the field of sports and a Talent Search Committee will be con...

India Open badminton cancelled for time being

The India Open badminton tournament was suspended at least till April 12 after the sport's world governing body decided to halt all events from March...

NBA says virus hiatus will likely last 'at least' a month

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said that the league's hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic will likely last at least a month, or roughly what wou...

McLaren pulls out of Australian Grand Prix

McLaren have announced they will not participate in Australian Grand Prix after one of their team members tested positive for the Coronavirus.“...

NBA shut down, fans shut out as COVID-19 hits U.S sport

Sport across the United States and Canada was gripped by coronavirus fears, with the NBA suspending its season after a Utah Jazz player tested positi...

Coronavirus effect: No fans allowed in India Open

The India Open Super 500 tournament, a crucial event for the Tokyo Olympic qualification, will be held without any spectators due to the global novel...

I am sure more Indian sportswomen will win medals: Sindhu

India's champion shuttler P.V Sindhu feels more women will win medals for the country in future. Reigning world champion Sindhu recently won the BBC ...

We look forward to winning a medal in Tokyo: Mandeep

Indian hockey team striker Mandeep Singh says they are looking forward to winning a medal at the upcoming Tokyo Olympic Games. Awarded the the Hockey...

Euro 2020 postponed until 2021

PSG put all sporting activity on hold

AIFF suspends all football tournaments till March 31