“The new time frame gives the BWF, Badminton New Zealand and tournament organisers the best chance to stage a successful event for the large volume of junior players expected to travel to Auckland.” BWF secretary general Thomas Lund said it was the “best option” considering how things are currently placed due to the coronavirus outbreak, which has so far claimed more than 3.5 lakh lives worldwide. … [Read more...] about World Junior Championships rescheduled to January next year: BWF
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“All things considered, we believe the move is the best option in order to avoid any possible complexities linked to travel and other lingering COVID-19-related impacts,” said Thomas Lund, the BWF general-secretary. … [Read more...] about Badminton junior Worlds postponed
Comedian Samay Raina who believes that a small effort could make a big difference, says, even though online games have become quite popular under the lockdown, a game of chess still can’t be played by everyone. “In a room full of ten people, none might know how to play chess,” he says. Therefore, Raina decided to bring together professional chess players to play with other stand-up comedians virtually, and the money raised from this tournament has been helping the marginalized. … [Read more...] about Charity begins with chess?
French soccer won one world contest even before its players flew to Russia, with more blue jerseys sold across the globe than any other national strip, even more than Brazil's famous yellow shirt. … [Read more...] about 14 Jerseys to look out for at 2018 FIFA World Cup
The AIU found Kaur’s explanation insufficient and issued a notice of charge on March 30. She was offered the opportunity to admit the Anti-Doping Rule Violations and accept a four-year ban, or to request a hearing before the AIU’s Disciplinary Tribunal. … [Read more...] about Long-distance runner Kiranjeet Kaur banned for 4 years by World Athletics’ anti-doping body