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September 14, 2020

Acted like fool to earn red card against Marseille: Neymar

Paris , September 15 (ANI): Paris Saint-Germain's (PSG) striker Neymar Jr has admitted that he acted like a fool to earn a red card against Marseille.In the match between PSG and Marseille, Neymar had accused Alvaro Gonzalez of racism. The match became a subject of controversy as five players including Neymar were given red cards for being involved in a brawl type situation.After the match, Neymar had also taken to Twitter to say that he regretted not hitting Gonzalez in the face while the Marseille defender said that he did…

Training has been great, slowly getting back into it: Devdutt Padikkal ahead of IPL

Dubai , September 15 (ANI): Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) opening batsman Devdutt Padikkal has said that the side has been having quality training sessions and every player is feeling good ahead of the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020.The IPL 2020 is slated to be played from September 19-November 10 in the UAE across three venues --Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah."The training has been great, we are slowly getting back into it, we have had a good number of sessions and we are feeling really good. We feel like we…

IPL 13: Ganguly heads to Sharjah to review preparations for tournament

Sharjah , September 15 (ANI): Sourav Ganguly, the president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) visited the Sharjah Cricket Stadium to take review the preparations going on for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020.The IPL 2020 is slated to be played from September 19-November 10 in the UAE across three venues -- Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah.Ganguly posted photos of himself visiting Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Instagram and he captioned the post as: "Famous Sharjah stadium all set to…

Badminton World Federation announces postponement of Thomas and Uber Cup

Kuala Lumpur , September 15 (ANI): The Badminton World Federation (BWF) on Tuesday announced the postponement of the upcoming Thomas and Uber Cup.The Thomas and Uber Cup was slated to be held in Aarhus, Denmark from October 3-11, but after consultation and agreement with host Denmark, it was decided to postpone the tournament.Over the past few days, some teams also withdrew themselves from the competition, citing health concerns and this has also played a role in postponing the tournament."The decision comes following the…

Over 4 cr scholarships given to students of minority communities since 2014: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

New Delhi , September 15 (ANI): Ministry of Minority Affairs has implemented various welfare schemes for six Centrally notified minority communities and distributed over 4 crore scholarships for educational empowerment of students, said Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday.In a written reply in the Rajya Sabha, Naqvi said, "Since 2014-15 to till date, a total number of 4,00,06,080 scholarships have been distributed to the students belonging to economically weaker sections of minority communities,…
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