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Cricket

Australia players leaving the abandoned 2nd ODI between West Indies and Australia at Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados. (Photo: AFP)

Second ODI between West Indies and Australia postponed after Covid case

The following decision was taken after the toss at Kensington Oval once the result was known

Eoin Morgan

IPL 2020: Dinesh Karthik steps down as KKR captain, Eoin Morgan takes over

Karthik told the KKR management that he wants to "focus on his batting and contributing more to the team's cause.

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly with secretary Jay Shah. (Photo: AP)

India-Sri Lanka series to now start from July 18: BCCI secretary Jay Shah

The Indian team's six-match limited-overs series in Sri Lanka will now start from July 18

 BCCI President Sourav Ganguly waves to his fans after he got discharged from a private hospital, in Kolkata, Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021. Ganguly underwent a fresh round of angioplasty on Thursday and two more stents were implanted to clear the 48- year-old cricket legend''s clogged coronary arteries. (PTI)

Ganguly discharged from hospital after fresh round of angioplasty

On Thursday, two more stents were implanted during the surgery conducted by a team of doctors

Sri Lankan opener Danushka Gunathilaka in this file picture. (Photo: AFP)

Sri Lanka's 'terrible trio' dropped from Indian series

Vice captain Kusal Mendis, opener Danushka Gunathilaka and wicket keeper Niroshan Dickwella have been dubbed the

Tennis

At the end of the four-hour and 11-minute final, Djokovic handed his racquet to the youngster who was then pictured on TV jumping for joy and in shock at the gesture. (Photo:Twitter)

Djokovic gives match-winning racquet to boy 'with right tactics'

Novak Djokovic said he gave away his French Open winning racquet to a young boy watching courtside for 'giving me the right tactics'

Marija Cicak. (Photo: Twitter/Wimbledon)

Marija Cicak to be first woman to umpire Wimbledon men's final

The All England Club confirmed that the 43-year-old from Croatia will oversee Sunday's clash between Novak Djokovic and Matteo Barrettini

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”

Ashleigh Barty (left) will play Karolina Pliskova in the Wimbledon Women's final. (Photo: AP)

Karolina Pliskova stands between Ashleigh Barty and Wimbledon glory

Ashleigh Barty is attempting to win her first Wimbledon title on the 50th anniversary of Australian Evonne Cawley's maiden crown

Football

Lyon's Dutch forward Memphis Depay. AFP Photo

PSG to be crowned Ligue 1 champions as standings frozen: report

LFP’s board will ratify the recommendation and effectively hand PSG their seventh title in the last eight years

Mumbai City FC 's Hugo Boumous in action during their Indian Super League match in Goa in December 2020. (Photo: PTI)

Hugo Boumous joins ATKMB from Mumbai City

He was adjudged the 'Hero of the League' and also won the 'Winning Pass of the League' award during the 2019-20 season

Bayern Munich players attend a training session at the team's training grounds in Munich, southern Germany, on April 16. AFP Photo

German football plans May return but debate rages

It would also make the Bundesliga the first top-flight European league to begin playing again

Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte at his office at Palazzo Chigi in Rome. AFP Photo

Training to start in May, but Serie A re-start date not certain: Italian PM

Individual training to begin on May 4 with social distancing rules in force, and team training is set for May 18 onwards

Lionel Messi. (AP)

Messi divorce: 'Bombshell' fax signals end of an era, legal fight at Barcelona

Barcelona is yet to react officially but is understood to believe Messi's release clause expired in June

In Other sports

Boxer Vikas Krishan will open India's boxing campaign in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Saturday. (Photo: AFP)

All eyes on Vikas as boxers open Olympic campaign aiming to negotiate difficult draws

Vikas will be the lone Indian boxer in action on the opening day of boxing competitions at the Ryogoku Kokugikan arena

Mixed doubles partners Sharath Kamal and Manika batra. (Photo: PTI)

Sharath Kamal, Manika Batra to skip opening ceremony

Instead of 20 athletes, 19 will be seen at the opening ceremony with tennis player Ankita Raina replacing the table tennis stars

Chess has almost always been portrayed in popular media as a game of men. (Photo: PTI)

The Game of The Queen: 5 iconic women chess champions

June 20th of every year is celebrated as the International Chess Day

PV Sindhu.  (Photo: Official Olympic website)

Sindhu beat Cheung in straight games, enter pre-quarterfinals

Sindhu beat Cheung in straight games, enter pre-quarterfinals