Tadahiro Nomura and Saori Yoshida light the torch during Olympic Flame Arrival Ceremony (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

As coronavirus pandemic gets bigger, so do the questions: Will Tokyo Olympics 2020 open?

In the face of the coronavirus pandemic, Japanese organisers and IOC President Thomas Bach say that the games will open on July 24 at the $1.43 billion national stadium in central Tokyo.

Mary Kom breaks quarantine protocol (Photo: IANS)

Mary Kom breaks quarantine protocol, places the health of Indian President and Members of Parliament in question

Amid panic over a possibility of community transmission of novel coronavirus, it has now come to fore that ace boxer and Rajya Sabha MP Mary Kom broke the 14-day quarantine protocol. 

AB de Villiers as the face of Wrogn Active (Photo: IANS)

'Dressing up is very personal': AB de Villiers as the new face of WROGN Active lifestyle brand

Former South Africa batsman AB de Villiers, who has been roped in as the face of Virat Kohli's clothing brand WROGN, says he feels that dressing up is very personal.

Ravichandran Ashwin (Source: Twitter)

'Social distancing' in Chennai: Cricketer Ravichandran Ashwin sparks off debate on Twitter

Indian cricketer Ravichandran Ashwin has sparked off a debate on Twitter after posting a comment about the coronavirus outbreak and the need for 'social distancing' in Chennai.

Sachin Tendulkar (Photo: IANS)

Sachin Tendulkar's historic century of centuries: Cricket fans celebrate a landmark day 

March 16, 2012 will be etched in the minds of cricket fans across the globe as the day when legendary India batsman Sachin Tendulkar scored his 100th international century.

Glenn Maxwell and Vini Raman (Source: Instagram)

Vini Raman shares a pic from Indian engagement with Aussie all-rounder Glenn Maxwell

Vini Raman, the fiancée of Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell, took to social media to share a picture from their Indian engagement.

Jaydev Unadkat and his fiancée Rinny (Source: Twitter)

‘6 hours, 2 meals & 1 shared mud cake later’: Cricketer Jaydev Unadkat announces engagement

Cricketer Jaydev Unadkat, the 28-year-old pacer from Saurashtra, took to social media on Sunday to announce his engagement with his fiancée Rinny.

Gerard Butler

Olympic torch relay through Greece snuffed out over coronavirus fears

The torch will still be handed over to Tokyo 2020 organisers as planned but with no supporters in attendance. 

IPL 2020 postponed to April 15

BCCI postpones IPL 2020 from March 29 to April 15 over coronavirus pandemic

The start of the Indian Premier League, the world's most lucrative cricket competition, has been postponed from March 29 until April 15 over the coronavirus.

Cristiano Ronaldo (AFP/Vincenzo PINTO)

Football star Cristiano Ronaldo in quarantine in Portugal for several days, but 'symptom-free'

Cristiano Ronaldo has been in quarantine in Madeira for several days but is not showing any symptoms of the coronavirus contracted by a Juventus teammate.

IPL behind closed doors?

IPL behind closed doors? No crowds if tournament must be held: Sports Ministry to BCCI

A new diktat from the Sports Ministry clearly means that if the board has to hold the Indian Premier League, it has to be without public gathering.

Chase Center in San Francisco (AP Photo/Eric Risberg/File)

NBA suspends season over coronavirus pandemic; March Madness going without any fans

The NBA became the first major American sports league to suspend play because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Man Utd vs Man City at Old Trafford (AFP/Oli SCARFF)

Europa League not spared from virus chaos as Manchester United go behind closed doors

Manchester United's Europa League last 16, first leg away to LASK Linz in Austria is one of five matches in the competition set to be played behind closed doors.

Ronaldinho at Asuncion's Justice Palace (AFP/Norberto DUARTE)

'No crime?': Paraguayan judge orders Brazil's football icon Ronaldinho to remain in prison

Brazilian football great Ronaldinho will remain in pre-trial detention in Paraguay after being refused bail or house arrest on accusations of entering the country with a fake passport.

Cristiano Ronaldo an empty Juventus stadium (AFP/Vincenzo PINTO)

Euro 2020 dilemma: Coronavirus as deadly as two World Wars for football-crazy Italy 

Only the gunfire of two World Wars have previously stopped the 'calcio' in football-mad Italy.