Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth’s Tokyo hopes hang by a thread

The hopes of former world No.1 gamers Saina Nehwal and Kidambi Srikanth qualifying for the Tokyo Olympics dangle by a thread after the Malaysian authorities knowledgeable the Indian Excessive Fee in Malaysia that journey for the Indian badminton contingent “will not be attainable instantly”. The participation of Indian shuttlers for the Might 25-30 Malaysia Open … Read more

India’s Olympic-bound shooters, coaches, officials receive Covid-19 vaccine

The shooters had been to get vaccinated earlier than leaving for Zagreb, Croatia on Could 11 to take part within the European Championship. PTI | , New Delhi PUBLISHED ON MAY 06, 2021 07:15 PM IST Many shooters, coaches and officers from India’s Olympic-bound contingent acquired their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine throughout cities on … Read more

Olympics-Tokyo organisers bid to allay Sapporo test event concerns

Tokyo Olympic organisers acknowledged on Tuesday that Sapporo residents had been involved a few marathon take a look at occasion being held within the northern Japanese metropolis amid an increase in COVID-19 case. Reuters | PUBLISHED ON MAY 04, 2021 08:03 PM IST Tokyo Olympic organisers acknowledged on Tuesday that Sapporo residents had been involved … Read more

Need to work on converting chances into goals ahead of Olympics: Lalit

Within the latest Argentina tour, the Indian group scored 12 objectives in 4 follow matches and 5 objectives in two FIH Professional League video games in opposition to the Olympic Champions, however Lalit mentioned there may be nonetheless room for enchancment as 9 objectives got here by way of penalty corners. PTI | , Bengaluru … Read more

Olympic torch relay detour; diving test event opens in Tokyo

The Tokyo Olympic torch relay will take one other detour this weekend when it enters the southern island of Okinawa. A leg of the relay on Okinawa’s resort island of Miyakojima set for Sunday has been canceled altogether with circumstances surging in Japan. Different legs on Okinawa will happen. A 17-day state of emergency went … Read more