These top players are ready to play in Thomas-Uber Cup

Elwanda Tulloch

On 3 to 11 October, the Badminton Association of India will select the team for the Thomas and Uber Cup going to be held in Aarhus in a day or two. 10 shuttlers will be selected in the male and female category. Due to COVID-19, the selection of the team will be done on the basis of BWF ranking.

All the top players including PV Sindhu, K Srikkanth and Saina Nehwal are ready to play. A proposal to start the camp of all these 20 shuttlers from September 8 will be given by the Federation to the Sports Authority of India. According to the sources of Badminton Association of India, the World Badminton Federation wants the country to participate in this prestigious tournament. The Badminton Association of India has also been asked to impose visas on behalf of the organizers.

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BYU, Navy prepare to play while frustration mounts in Big Ten country

Elwanda Tulloch

PROVO — In two weeks, BYU and Navy kick off their football seasons in Annapolis, Maryland. It will be the culmination of an offseason like no other.



a football player wearing a helmet: BYU quarterback Zach Wilson lines up to run a play during fall camp in Provo. Unlike all other FBS college football programs in the West, the Cougars are preparing to play games this fall.


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BYU quarterback Zach Wilson lines up to run a play during fall camp in Provo. Unlike all other FBS college football programs in the West, the Cougars are preparing to play games this fall.

While the Cougars and Midshipmen have been diligently going through COVID-19 protocols, working out in seclusion, keeping groups to the smallest numbers possible, and undergoing frequent testing, other leagues that pulled the plug are feeling the heat.

The Big Ten had a protest by parents of players at league headquarters this past week, capping a letter-and petition-writing campaign questioning the transparency of the action taken by the commissioner and most of the presidents.

Weird thing is, Big Ten athletic directors and many of

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