The Home Ministry has given go-ahead to the re-opening of sports stadia without spectators. “Sports complexes and stadia will be permitted to open only for sports activities. However, spectators will not be allowed in these complexes,” the MHA advisory stated.
This would allow the elite athletes, many of who are stuck in their hostel rooms at various Sports Authority of India centres across the country, to resume their practice and workouts. The athletes have been restricted since mid-March when the nation went into lockdown mode.
Sportstar spoke to top players across disciplines to find out their views on resumption of outdoor training.
Faiz Fazal – N. Sudarshan
Faiz Fazal (captain, Vidarbha/ India international): When I think about the future, I don’t find an answer to when cricket will resume again. Right…