Latest Sports Updates 03-06-2020 @ 9.00.p.m.IST

Cricket

New Zealand cricket deputy chief executive Anthony Crummy has resigned amid 15% cut in workforce.

Athletics

Athletics Federation of India on Wednesday confirmed the recommendation of javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra for Khel Ratna award.Dutee Chand,Arpinder Singh,Manjit Singh and P U Chitra were recommended for Arjuna award.

Badminton

Ashwini Ponnappa says there is no guarantee that tournaments can resume as planned.BFI scheduled 22 badminton events in 5 months starting August.

Tennis

US Tennis Chiefs are mulling over Cincinnati and US Open double header in August.Cincinnati Masters 1000 event is scheduled for August 17-23 while US Open grand slam begins a week later.

Football

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has called for urgent change after George Floyd death in USA.He stressed the need to stop racism after Floyd was killed in police custody last week.

Multi Sport

Sports Ministry extends deadline for submitting applications for national awards to June 22.It also allowed athletes to self nominate in view of the difficulties faced by them during Covid-19.

Formula One

F1 CEO Chase Carey has clarified that there will be no race cancellation even if F1 driver tests positive for Coronavirus.

 

By Shailesh

Source:Internet