Covid positive Krunal out of IND-SL series with 7-day isolation
The second T20I between India and Sri Lanka in Colombo on Tuesday was postponed by a day after the visiting all-rounder Krunal Pandya tested positive for COVID-19, forcing him out of the series with seven days of isolation. However, all his eight close contacts, who were isolated, have tested "negative" in the RT-PCR tests and will be available for the postponed game which is being held on Wednesday.
Covid positive Krunal out of SL-IND series with 7-day isolation
The second T20I between India and Sri Lanka on Tuesday was postponed by a day after visiting all-rounder Krunal Pandya tested positive for Covid, forcing him out of the series with 7 days of isolation. For now, the three-match series is on as even if there are a couple of more cases, the Indian team has enough players with negative RT-PCR reports to field a team.
Manika Batra refusing national coach's help is act of indiscipline: TTFI
Table Tennis Federation of India (TTF) on Tuesday called Manika Batra's decision to not take the help of national coach Soumyadeep Roy during her matches at the Tokyo Olympics as a brazen "act of indiscipline" and she will certainly face action when its Executive Board meets early next month.
No end to shooting disappointment; wins in hockey, boxing for India in Tokyo
There was resilience on display in hockey, a tactical mind sparkled in the boxing ring but the free fall in shooting remained perplexing and worrying as India's Olympic campaign oscillated between some celebration and a lot of dejection on Tuesday.
Vinesh Phogat misses flight to Tokyo after overstaying EU visa, to reach on Wed
One of India's biggest medal hopes at the Olympics, wrestler Vinesh Phogat, on Tuesday missed her flight to Tokyo from Frankfurt after it was discovered that she had overstayed her EU (European Union) visa by one day.
Kei Nishikori keeps Japan's hopes alive after Naomi Osaka defeat
Kei Nishikori kept Japan's tennis medal hopes alive with a tough, three-set victory in the men's singles on Tuesday, hours after compatriot Naomi Osaka was eliminated from the women's event in one of the biggest upsets of the Tokyo Games.
Simone Biles' Olympics in doubt as 'medical issue' forces shock exit
Simone Biles' participation in the rest of the Tokyo Olympics was plunged into uncertainty on Tuesday after she dramatically withdrew from the team final with a "medical issue". Simone Biles' participation in the rest of the Tokyo Olympics was plunged into uncertainty on Tuesday after she dramatically withdrew from the team final with a "medical issue". But the US team replaced her in the three concluding routines on the uneven bars, beam, and floor.