Latest Sports Updates 27-06-2020 @ 9.00 p.m.IST

Football

Former Argentina coach tested positive for Coroavirus.He coached Argentina to 1986 World Cup triumph and guided the team to final also four years later.

Table Tennis

Three Indian table tennis players viz.Sharath Kamal,G Sathiyan and Neha Aggrawal raised Rs.7 lakh in 4 days to help players,coaches and umpires in tt ecosystem.

Basketball

NBA released schedule for season restart.New Orleans will play first game at Disney’s Wide World of Sports complex in Florida.

Weightlifting

Indian Weightlifting Federation on Saturday conducted online session on mental health of both men and women campers at NIS, Patiala.It discussed ways to tackle the problem of Covid-19 pandemic.

Hockey

Indian women’s hockey team’s young forward Laltemsiami stated that senior players like Rani and Savita kept the morale of players high during lockdown.Indian women’s team stuck at SAI Bengaluru due to Covid-19 for over 3 months before being allowed visit their homes.

Formula One

Lewis Hamilton criticised Bernie Ecclestone for his comment on racism.Bernie said that ‘black people are more racist than white people’.

Squash

Indian squash player Mahesh Mangaonkar has resumed training in Helsinki.He is working with Finland national team.PSA tour has been suspended at least till August 15.

 

By Shailesh