Latest Sports Updates 15-07-2020 @ 7.00 p.m.IST

Football

Qatar will set the ball rolling at FIFA World Cup  starting 21st November.Football fans will be able to watch 4 matches spreading 11 hours in a day for group stages.The final will take place on 18th December.

Formula One

Lewis Hamilton is on the brink of equalling Michael Schumacher’s record of 8 wins at same Grand Prix when Hungarian GP will be held this weekend.

Cricket

India’s home ODI series against England slated for September this year is set to be postponed due to Covid-19 pandemic.The tour consisted of 3 ODIs and as many T20s.

Hockey

Former World Cup winning Indian hockey legend Ashok Kumar on Wednesday said it would be difficult for India to keep up momentum going into Tokyo Olympics next year.India had a good chance of medal if Olympics was held this year.

Weightlifting

Indian weightlifter Pardeep Singh has been handed provisional suspension after his blood sample tested positive for Human Growth Hormone.

Tennis

Swiss Indoors in Basel scheduled in October this year has been cancelled due to Covid-19 pandemic.

Wrestling

Double Olympic medallist Indian wrestler Sushil Kumar feels priority now is to stay safe from Covid-19.Contact training has not yet resumed for wrestlers at Chhatrasal stadium in New Delhi.

 

By Shailesh