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Soulless sport

Top-flight sport Bundeslig resumed behind closed doors this weekend. But without the audience, it isn’t the same The German premier football league, the Bundesliga, the first major sports league in the world to open up after the Coronavirus pandemic if

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Post-pandemic sport

Cricket and other sports are working on how to reduce contact. Soon, spectator-less sport may become a reality The German football league, the Bundesliga, is mulling to restart matches on May 9, albeit behind closed doors.  The American National Football League

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No Wimbledon

The cancellation of this summer’s edition of the tennis tournament is a big blow for fans and athletes as well The length of the men’s tennis season at Wimbledon is one that is often debated and there seems to be

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A year later

Many international sporting bodies were in denial about the impact of the Corona epidemic; they have finally woken up As the viral scourge of Coronavirus swept across the world, national, provincial and local Governments found themselves scrambling to deal with

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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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