Buttler’s World Cup final shirt raises 65,000 pound for hospital appeal

London, Apr 8 (AFP) England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler has raised more than 65,000 pound (USD 80,000) to help fight the coronavirus by auctioning off...

IPL postponement has given me more time to recover: Deepak Chahar

Chennai, Apr 8 (PTI) The postponement of IPL 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic has come as a blessing in disguise for India medium...

Chess players raise fund for fight against COVID-19

Mumbai/Chennai, Apr 8 (PTI) Chess players in the country, including the likes of Grandmaster P Harikrishna, are doing their bit in the fight against...

Tokyo Olympic flame taken off display; next stop unclear

Tokyo, Apr 8 (AP) The Tokyo Olympic flame has been taken off public display in Japan. And it's not clear when it will reappear...

French footballers strike deal to reduce wages

Paris, Apr 8 (AFP) Footballers and clubs in France's top two leagues have reached a non-binding agreement over a "temporary" pay cut during the...

Coronavirus not an opportunity for athletes to dope: WADA president

LONDON, Apr 7: Athletes are fooling themselves if they think they can use the chaos caused globally by the coronavirus pandemic to cheat, World...

Rijiju reviews SAI’s steps on athletes engagement in wake of COVID-19 pandemic

NEW DELHI, Apr 7: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday reviewed the initiatives undertaken by his ministry and Sports Authority of India (SAI) to...

IPL is massive tournament and hope there is way to schedule it later in...

LONDON, Apr 7: IPL is "massive" in terms of stature and it is a "big shame" that it cannot be held at the moment...

Spotting talent was my forte, found teenager Virat exceptionally talented: Vengsarkar

NEW DELHI, Apr 7: He remains India's best chairman of selectors by a distance for his sheer ability to spot talent and Dilip Vengsarkar...

Take this break as a bitter pill, find ways to stay physically, mentally fit:...

NEW DELHI, Apr 7: The job losses and pay cuts are "bitter pills" to swallow but common man still needs to figure out ways...