COVID-19: PM holds meeting with 40 elite sportspersons including Virat, Sachin, Sourav

New Delhi [India], April 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday held a meeting via video conference with 40 elite sportspersons of the country including Indian captain Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and Mary Kom on the ongoing situation in the country due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Ravi Shastri, Harbhajan support PM Modi's call for fight against COVID-19

New Delhi [India], April 3 (ANI): Indian cricket team head coach Ravi Shastri and cricketer Harbhajan Singh have come out in support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call to gather together for a unique exercise of lighting a diya, candle or torch on April 5 at 9 pm in the ongoing fight against coronavirus.

Edgbaston stadium to become COVID-19 testing centre
London [UK], April 3 (ANI): Edgbaston cricket stadium will be used as a coronavirus testing centre by the National Health Service (NHS) in a bid to help in the battle against COVID-19.
On this day, West Indies lifted their second T20 World Cup title

New Delhi [India], April 3 (ANI): Four years back on this day, West Indies defeated England in a last-over thriller by four wickets to lift their second ICC T20 World Cup title.

COVID-19: South African cricketer Lizelle Lee's wedding on hold
Johannesburg [South Africa], April 3 (ANI): The coronavirus enforced lockdown has resulted in South African cricketer Lizelle Lee's wedding being put on hold.
Jerome Boateng fined by Bayern Munich for transgressing guidelines
Munich [Germany], April 2 (ANI): Bayern Munich's Jerome Boateng has been fined for transgressing the guidelines issued by the club amid coronavirus pandemic.
Our smiles may be fake but we are not: Kohli shares adorable pictures Anushka, urging fans to #staysafe
New Delhi [India], April 2 (ANI): 'Our smiles may be fake but we are not', said Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Thursday as he shared adorable pictures with wife Anushka Sharma, urging fans to #staysafe as COVID-19 continues to sweep the countries.
French MotoGP postponed amid coronavirus pandemic
Mies [Switzerland], April 2 (ANI): The International Motorcycle Federation (FIM) on Thursday announced the postponement of French MotoGP due to the coronavirus pandemic.
David Warner shares his 'favourite IPL moment'
New Delhi [India], April 2 (ANI): Australia batsman David Warner on Thursday said his favourite Indian Premier League (IPL) moment is when the Sunrisers Hyderabad won their maiden title under his leadership.
ICC mourns death of DLS method co-founder Tony Lewis
Dubai [UAE], April 2 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday mourned the death of mathematician Tony Lewis, who co-developed the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern (DLS) system of calculating target scores in rain-affected limited-overs matches.
International Olympic Committee thanks PM Modi for his commitment to contain COVID-19 spread
Lausanne [Switzerland], Apr 2 (ANI): International Olympic Committee (IOC) has thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his commitment to containing coronavirus spread and for promoting the cause of the Olympics to make it a symbol of human resilience.
COVID-19: Indian team fielding coach contributes Rs 4 lakh to Relief Fund

New Delhi [India], April 2 (ANI): Indian cricket team fielding coach R Sridhar on Thursday contributed Rs four lakh towards Relief Fund to support the battle against coronavirus pandemic in the country.

Stephen Fleming best captain I played against in my career: Shane Warne
New Delhi [India], April 2 (ANI): Former Australian spinner Shane Warner on Thursday termed former New Zealand skipper Stephen Flaming as the best captain he played against in his career.
England Rugby men's coach Eddie Jones extends contract till 2023 WC
London [UK], Apr 2 (ANI): Eddie Jones on Thursday decided to extend his contract as the head coach of England Rugby men's team till the 2023 World Cup.
Warne names Wasim Akram as skipper of his greatest Pakistan XI Words will never describe what a moment it was for Indians: Yuvraj Singh recalls 2011 WC triumph Warne picks Brian Lara as skipper of his greatest West Indies XI COVID-19: Gautam Gambhir donates two year's salary to PM-CARES Fund ECB announces salary cuts to protect jobs amid COVID-19 Tony Lewis, famous for Duckworth-Lewis method, dies aged 78 'Memories last forever': Suresh Raina on nine years of India's second ODI WC win World Cup 2011 was won by team effort, says Gautam Gambhir COVID-19: Serie A training ban extended until April 13 Will miss playing in Wimbledon: Coco Gauff Health is more important than finishing Premier League season: Kyle Walker Halep expresses sadness at cancellation of Wimbledon amid COVID-19 Apurvi Chandela pledges to donate Rs 5 lakh to combat COVID-19 COVID-19: US Open organisers looking to go ahead with tournament as planned 'Incredibly kind gesture': Morgan on Buttler's decision to auction WC final shirt COVID-19: Roger Federer left 'devastated' as Wimbledon gets cancelled 'Dhoni finishes it off in style': Nine years ago, India lifted its second ODI WC Times are uncertain: Morgan expresses concerns over coronavirus Sourav Ganguly distributes 2,000 kg of rice among needy at Belur Math Griezmann missing football 'tremendously' amid coronavirus pandemic This period could be used to work on something special: Solskjaer to Manchester United players 3rd Asian Youth Games to begin from November 20 next year Hong Kong suspends league cricket due to COVID-19 Australia suspends grassroots football, training till May 31 Combating COVID-19: AIFF contributes Rs 25 lakh to PM Cares Fund My focus is to win gold in Olympics: Mary Kom Warne picks Sourav Ganguly as skipper of his greatest Indian XI, VVS Laxman misses out Kiren Rijiju appreciates Hockey India contribution to PM-CARES Fund Combating COVID-19: Hockey India contributes Rs 25 lakh to PM CARES Fund McTominay will be important player for Man United in next ten years: Nemanja Matic
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