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72nd Day Of Lockdown

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Cricket

Australian cricketer Shane Watson plays a shot as West Indies wicketkeeper Carlton Baugh looks at the Kensington Oval stadium in Bridgetown. AFP Photo

Outcomes in my Test career didn't match the skill I had: Shane Watson

His mental aspect of the game was not right in the longest format and that prevented him from not being able to bat for long periods

MS Dhoni and Chennai Super Kings fans. AP Photo

Die hard fans believe IPL might still happen this year: survey

The survey, involving 10,000 participants, found that a majority foresee sport returning soon but sporting venues will continue to be empty

West Indian cricketer Annre Russell. PTI Photo

Jamaica Tallawahs is the weirdest' team I've ever played for: Andre Russell

Tallawahs clarified that Ramnaresh Sarwan had no role in Gayle's departure and the decision was based on business and cricketing reasoning

England and wales cricket board

Inaugural season of cricket's The Hundred postponed to 2021

Tournament was scheduled to start on July 17 with the aim of capitalizing on England winning the Cricket World Cup last year

Former Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal celebrates a wicket. AP Photo

Saeed Ajmal still believes he had Tendulkar plumb in front in 2011 WC semifinal

Umpire Ian Gould, who Ajmal said was upset after the third umpire overturned his decision, recently asserted that he stands by his decision

Tennis

Rafael Nadal poses with ball girls and boys as he celebrates his record 12th French Open title. AP Photo

King of Clay Rafael Nadal 'very pessimstic' about return of tennis

Even if players start without an audience, it is difficult to organise events as it involves a lot of people, he says

Australia's Ashleigh Barty poses with The Suzanne Lenglen Trophy after winning the singles title at Roland Garros in 2019. AFP Photo

Ashleigh Barty finds it 'tricky' to maintain training intensity in shutdown

Barty finds her partner Gary Kissick's golf game improve during the lockdown, but her tennis training is “a little bit on hold”

Britain's Andy Murray at a post match news conference at the Wimbledon Championships. AFP Photo

Many top male players support ATP-WTA merger: Andy Murray

20-time Grand Slam winner Roger Federer renewed the call for merger of the men's and women's governing bodies

Dominic Thiem of Austria reacts after winning a match at the Australian Open. AFP Photo

Dominic Thiem for helping needy communities than struggling players

There were sections of society that needed more urgent help during the economic crisis caused by the pandemic than his fellow competitors

Football

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah duels for the ball with Norwich City's Jamal Lewis during their English Premier League match. AP Photo

Restart or cancel: Decision on Premier League this Friday

In a sign that teams are gearing up for a potential return to action, some clubs have allowed players to return to individual training

English Premier League football

English Premier League set for post-Brexit transfer criteria

The league resisted a plan to introduce a quota, allowing each squad only 13 non-homegrown players

In this file photo, Diego Maradona of Argentina celebrates with the cup at the end of the 1986 Mexico World Cup in the Atzeca Stadium, in Mexico City, Mexico. Argentina defeated West Germany 3-2 to take the trophy. The English will never forgive him for his ‘Hand of God’ goal en route to winning the World Cup. AP Photo

Football legend Diego Maradona invokes 'Hand of God' to end pandemic

Argentina league, like most others in South America and Europe, has been stopped since since March 20 due to the coronavirus

West Ham united's Pablo Zabaleta. AP Photo

West Ham's Zabaleta fears his last Premier League games may be in empty stadiums

The Argentine is in his final season at the east London club after signing a contract extension last year

Everton's Moise Kean. AP Photo

Everton 'appalled' by Moise Kean's house party in midst of virus lockdown

Manchester City and England defender Kyle Walker reportedly broke lockdown rules by hosting a party involving two sex workers

In Other sports

World badminton champion PV Sindhu. PTI Photo

I was desperate to win World Championship to get rid of 'Silver Sindhu' tag

I had won seven to eight silvers in a row in 2017, people started telling me 'you have a final phobia' and you always lose

China's Li Junhui (L) and Liu Yuchen react after winning their 2018 Thomas Cup finals match in Bangkok, Thailand. AP Photo

Thomas and Uber Cups moved to October: BWF

Large gatherings continue to be banned in Denmark due to the Covid-19 pandemic

Governing body of motor sport

Avoid turf wars during post-pandemic rescheduling: FIA

Let’s not get involved in disputes about who has got which slot: FIA deputy president for sport Graham Stoker

Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee president Yoshiro Mori. AP Photo

Impossible to postpone Olympics again: Tokyo Games chief

When Mori asked PM Shinzo Abe whether Japan should consider a two-year postponement, the latter said "one year is the way to go"