Indians among top five contenders for medal at Tokyo Olympics: Ex-coach Roelant Oltmans

Former head coach Roelant Oltmans has picked the Indian males’s hockey workforce among the many medal contenders for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics in July-August. In an insightful dialog with ‘Hockey Te Charcha’, a podcast collection initiated by Hockey India forward of the Olympics, Oltmans emphasised that psychological toughness can be a deciding issue for any … Read more

Top seed Medvedev knocked out by Struff in Halle opener

World quantity two Daniil Medvedev’s Wimbledon preparations suffered a setback on Tuesday when he was bundled out by Germany’s Jan-Lennard Struff 7-6(3) 6-Three within the opening spherical of the ATP 500 match in Halle. In his first match of the grasscrout season, high seed Medvedev made a vibrant begin to open up a commanding 5-2 … Read more

Quinton De Kock’s 141 puts South Africa on top against West Indies

By: AP | Gros Islet (st Lucia) | June 12, 2021 11:28:53 am The West Indies’ batting faltered for the second time in as many days, preserving South Africa in a commanding place at stumps on the second day of the primary cricket take a look at. After being dismissed for 97 on the primary … Read more

Brazil’s top court dismisses bids to block Copa America

Brazil’s Supreme Courtroom on Thursday rejected two of three injunctions sought to forestall the Copa America soccer match being held within the nation due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 10-nation South American occasion is because of kick off on Sunday at Brasilia’s Mané Garrincha stadium regardless of criticism of its organizer for rapidly relocating the … Read more

Ashton Agar not surprised by top Aussie players potentially withdrawing from upcoming tours

Australia spinner Ashton Agar is “not stunned” that the nation’s main cricketers might choose out of the upcoming winter excursions, saying such breaks are inevitable contemplating the impression of lonely quarantines on gamers’ psychological well being in the course of the pandemic. Australian cricketers spent 14-days in quarantine in Sydney earlier than reuniting with their … Read more

Top Japanese virologist warns of risks of Tokyo Games during pandemic

A prime Japanese virologist and authorities adviser has warned of the dangers of spreading COVID-19 infections throughout the Tokyo Olympics, the Instances of London reported on Tuesday, the most recent high-profile caveat concerning the international sporting showpiece. Tohoku College professor Hiroshi Oshitani was an architect of Japan’s “Three Cs” method to the pandemic, which advises … Read more

ICC WT20 Rankings: India’s Shafali Verma maintains top spot

Indian teen sensation Shafali Verma maintained her pole place amongst T20 batters whereas Kathryn Bryce turned the primary girl from Scotland to make it into the top-10 within the newest ICC rankings printed on Tuesday. Shafali is holding onto her high rank with 776 rating factors effectively forward of Australians Beth Mooney (744) and Meg … Read more