Chennai: The Indian problem within the third leg of the FIDE Women’s Speed Chess Championships Grand Prix ended in the present day with the defeats of world No. 2 Koneru Humpy and D Harika within the quarterfinals. Humpy misplaced 2-9 to Alexandra Kosteniuk of Russia, whereas Harika misplaced 3-7 to world No. 1 Hou Yifan of China.
India’s Pro League marketing campaign to renew in April 2021
The Indian males’s staff will resume its FIH Pro League marketing campaign in April subsequent 12 months with an away tie towards Argentina, in accordance with a revised fixtures introduced by the FIH in the present day. India will play Argentina on April 10-11. India will then face Britain (May 8-9), Spain (May 12-13) and Germany (May 18-19) away earlier than internet hosting New Zealand (May 29-30). The first match within the males’s and girls’s divisions will see Germany internet hosting Belgium on September 22-23.
Asia Cup postponed, says ACC; ICC to comply with swimsuit
The Asian Cricket Council in the present day postponed the Asia Cup, scheduled for September this 12 months, till June 2021 owing to an upsurge in Covid-19 instances. The ICC too is anticipated to announce the postponement of the T20 World Cup, scheduled for October-November. Sri Lanka will now host the occasion in 2021, whereas PCB will host the 2022 version. Agencies