Sports News Today Live Updates: Laxman chooses Dhawan not KL Rahul against England opener, new virus halts Indian player’s Olympic preparations
Sports News, 9 March 2021 Live: Here’s the latest news of what’s happening in the world of sports in the country and the world today.
Veteran archers Atanu Das and Tarundeep Rai will join the men’s category of Indian Recurve Archery Team for this year’s Tokyo Olympics while Deepika Kumari will join the women’s category. A six-member strong team (three men and such number of female archers) was to be selected after the final selection trial (third trial) at the Institute of Military Sports in Pune. Apart from Atanu and Tarundeep, the indian men’s team has the third member Praveen Jadhav, while Ankita Bhakat and Komolika Bari will complete the women’s team.
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IND vs ENG: Not Shikhar Dhawan, the player was picked by Laxman as Rohit’s opening partner
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Pakistan cricket senior official Kovid-19 positive, PCB closes office
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) decided to close its headquarters in Lahore on Monday after a senior official came to the Covid-19 positive. The PCB decided to take a safe approach after its officer was found positive and asked his employees to work from home. The PCB was forced to postpone the Pakistan Super League (PSL) after six cricketers and a paramedics member came to the Covid-19 positive, after which the Covid-19 case came up.
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The spread of the Equine Herpes virus (EIV-1) in horses has hampered the Olympic preparations of India’s only cavalryman Fawad Mirza, who qualified for the Tokyo Olympics, while his training was affected by the Covid-19 last year. Preparations for asian games medalist Fawad have been halted due to 14 days of separation of his horse Jara 4 as the virus becomes very active in horses at this time of year in Europe.
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Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan (Shikhar Dhawan) is now all set for the upcoming T20 series (India vs England) against England after an impressive performance in the Vijay Hazare Trophy. Dhawan will be ready to play the Indian innings along with his fellow cricketer Rohit Sharma( Rohit Sharma), but former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman replaces Shikhar Dhawan for the T20 series against England SHOULD KL Rahul opening with Rohit Sharma in the T20 series against England. The spread of the Equine Herpes virus (EIV-1) in horses has hampered the Olympic preparations of India’s only cavalryman Fawad Mirza, who has qualified for the Tokyo Olympics, while his training was affected due to the Covid-19 last year