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Misbah wants players to use break to ‘reinvigorate’ themselves

By Web Desk

April 1, 2020 – 4:02 pm

With cricket coming to a halt due to the coronavirus pandemic, head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq wants the national team players to think of this break as a “chance to reinvigorate” themselves.


COVID-19: Tottenham reduce non-playing staff wages by 20% for two months

By AFP

April 1, 2020 – 12:14 am

LONDON: Tottenham have reduced the wages of non-playing staff by 20%  for the next two months, with chairman Daniel Levy hoping players will follow suit due to the financial crisis caused by coronavirus.


Paulo Dybala reveals coronavirus nightmare

By AFP

March 28, 2020 – 12:44 pm

Juventus star Paulo Dybala revealed Friday how he “struggled to breathe” after contracting coronavirus which has killed over 9,000 people in Italy.


ICC postpones World Cup qualifiers due to coronavirus

By Web Desk

March 26, 2020 – 3:37 pm

The International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Thursday that all qualifying events for the 2021 T20 World Cup and 50-overs version in 2023 that were scheduled to be held before June 30 have been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.


Tokyo Olympics 2020 postponed to next year, relieving worried athletes

By Reuter

March 24, 2020 – 7:08 pm

TOKYO/ATHENS: The Tokyo Olympics 2020 — or Summer Olympics — have been postponed for at least a year, the organisers and Japanese leadership announced on Tuesday as the coronavirus crisis obliterated the world’s last major imminent sporting event.