Three boxers, together with Asian Games gold winner Vikas Krishan, are going through a Sports Authority of India (SAI) investigation for allegedly violating Covid-19 quarantine norms by mingling with fellow athletes at NIS Patiala throughout their isolation interval. “We are investigating the matter. We will take action against the erring players and officials after quick investigation,” SAI stated in an announcement with out naming the athletes concerned. A supply advised PTI that the alleged violators embrace Krishan, skilled boxer Neeraj Goyat and Asian Games bronze winner Satish Kumar. Krishan (69kg) and Kumar (+91kg) are Olympics-bound. The boxing camp is because of start within the subsequent couple of weeks for simply the Olympics-bound.
No Wimbledon, however all 620 gamers to get prize cash
The prize cash put aside for the Wimbledon Championships might be distributed to 620 gamers who had been set to participate at this yr’s cancelled match, the All England Lawn Tennis Club stated in the present day. The prize cash might be distributed from an agreed complete of £10 million. — Agencies