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Lessons to learn from deferral of Olympics

Keeping the global preparedness in mind, we all must realise the fact that we need a robust strategy, particularly public health emergency to handle pandemics like Covid-19. Life certainly comes first; therefore creating kerfuffle around such crisis is a folly.

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Tokyo 2020: Game Postponed

There’s no doubt that the Summer Olympics will have to be deferred. Global sports is reeling under the Wuhan contagion Even as several national Governments were groping around in the dark to figure out what the impact of the SARS-CoV

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One and only PK

The legendary footballer will always remain the pioneer for whatever little Indian football has achieved today Not many in today’s generation would relate to the legendary Pradip Kumar Banerjee, PK as he was known, but he was one of the

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Cricket shutdown?

With sports leagues taking drastic measures across the world, it is time for the IPL to study what to do next The National Basketball Association (NBA) is one of the richest and most successful global sports leagues in the world. Almost every

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What a start?

India has had a great beginning to the game calendar. Let’s hope the boys can keep it up It would take a very mean-spirited person to not feel bad for New Zealand cricket captain Kane Williamson. Losing by a hair’s breadth at

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Roger that

With his fightback at Australia Open, Federer is the first singles player to win 100 matches in two Grand Slams Roger Federer is not just a sporting legend. He is a human story and an inspiration for everybody because he

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Sporting success

As the 2010s come to a close, we should celebrate a great decade for Indian sport and look forward to the 2020s The 2010s began with a bang for Indian sport with its success at the 2011 Cricket World Cup, whose finals

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Go for success

Shafali Verma’s rapidfire 50 is evidence that the Indian cricket board needs to promote the women’s game more Purists might argue that it is a bit unfair to compare men’s and women’s sport even in the same game. But the

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PV Sindu Crowned as Badminton Queen

PV Sindhu is a world champion but she is so much more than that Soon after PV Sindhu climbed to the top step of the podium at the world championships and accepted her medal, a needless controversy seemed to have

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Change of Concussion Protocols in Sports

Several sports are taking the risks of head injury seriously. It’s time that such norms go to lower levels of cricket as well The sight of Steve Smith lying low after a bouncer from English bowler Jofra Archer must have

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