Hockey India on Monday postponed all its junior and sub-junior countrywide championships, which ended up scheduled to start off from April ten, in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, hoping to resume by the conclude of future month should the problem enhance. The selection was taken by the Hockey India Executive Board subsequent escalating considerations around COVID-19 problem in India, where additional than a hundred people today have so considerably tested constructive and two have died. The world death toll has crossed 6,000 and the amount of contaminated is more than 150,000.
“Trying to keep in mind the protection of the gamers, Hockey India has taken a selection to postpone the annual Nationwide Championships for Junior, Sub-Junior Men and Ladies classes,” Hockey India President Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad said in a statement.
The tournaments suspended incorporate up to 8.
“Despite the fact that we have introduced the new dates for these