Restrata’s Bluetooth tracker is being worn by the cricketers — around their necks — at all times, except while playing or training, to ensure that nobody steps out of the bubble unnoticed.
The US has charged six Russian hackers for allegedly carrying out a series of cyber attacks across the globe, including the 2018 Winter Olympics. The indictment coincided with the British government declaring that Russian hackers were attempting an attack on the Tokyo Olympics.
With 20-plus players & 7 coaches coming this season, India is second-most preferred nation for football giants.
Today, the 32-year-old centre forward is part of the Indian Super League (ISL) side Kerala Blasters FC, which will pay him Rs 1.5 crore for eight months’ service. Hooper isn’t the only player from Down Under who has been lured to the ISL, which will be held in a bio-secure environment in Goa starting next month.
The comments are in contradiction to those made by the AIFF and Asian Football Confederation’s medical commissions, which have recommended that Ali, who has been diagnosed with congenital heart disease, should not play competitive football as it would pose a ‘serious risk to his life’.
Some even see Ishan Pandita as the successor to Sunil Chhetri and eventually lead India’s forward line.
Confirming the delay, a Sports Ministry official told The Indian Express that the cash prize for the country's premier sports awards “should be transferred in the coming three or four days”.
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Responding to an RTI request from The Indian Express seeking details of payment disputes related to the Games, the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports said there are 50 cases pending before various courts and in arbitration as on July 27, 2020.
Junior India international player Anwar Ali, who has been diagnosed with a congenital heart condition, has argued that his "right to livelihood" cannot be taken away.
Bram Lomans and Dennis van de Pol have been hired for 10 weeks to help drag-flickers and goalkeepers respectively.
The ISL, scheduled to begin in the third week of November, will be the first sporting event with foreign players to be held in India since the pandemic began.
The 20-year-old, who was a part of the Indian team that played in the 2017 under-17 World Cup, made an emotional appeal to the AIFF in a letter earlier this month.
In an interview to 'Goal', Argentine forward Lionel Messi said the reason he has changed his mind is simply because he would "never go to court against Barca".
“Dua” is all that the Ali household has been living on after it came to light last year that Anwar, one of India’s most promising footballers and breadwinner of the family of six, had a congenital heart disease.
With the men’s and women’s teams gradually returning to action, coaches Graham Reid and Sjoerd Marijne plot the road ahead.
Five of the six players, including captain Manpreet Singh, who had tested positive for the virus upon returning for the training camp at the National Centre of Excellence in Bengaluru, completed their post-recovery isolation period on Wednesday.
Messi joined Barcelona at the age of 13. He made the first team debut at 16 and since then, helped them scale unprecedented heights, establishing the Catalan side as the best football club in the world.
The Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports goes against its own guidelines by announcing 74 winners across all the seven categories.
When the names will be announced during the National Sports Awards function on August 29, the awardees will not be making the customary walk on the red carpet inside Rashtrapati Bhawan’s Durbar Hall.
It is learnt that the hockey federation has accepted the Australian high-performance director David John's resignation but the Sports Authority of India, his employers on paper, are yet to respond.
Justifying its decision to restart national camps during the pandemic, SAI, in a statement to The Indian Express, said they had come to the decision after receiving inputs from ‘medical experts and all High-Performance Directors, chief coaches and other stakeholders’.
Players also reading about PT Usha, brushing up on English during isolation.
After the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) sent the player’s urine sample to a testing lab outside India, the analysis of her sample confirmed the presence of anabolic steroid '19-Norandrosterone'.
Apart from Mandeep Singh, national team captain Manpreet Singh, defender Surender Kumar, Jaskaran Singh, drag-flicker Varun Kumar, and goalkeeper Krishan Bahadur Pathak have also tested positive.