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IPL's sojourn to the Reds rise: Silver linings in sport's year of disaster

While there was limited action, there were seminal moments, of record-breaking achievements and bold political statements. Here's the pick of the lot

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After coming within a point of winning the Premier League the season before, the Reds swept their way to their first domestic crown in 30 years

Dhruv Munjal New Delhi
Sport in the time of a raging virus seemed like an impossibility at first. Cricket tours were abandoned, the Tokyo Olympics put off by a year and Wimbledon cancelled for the first time since World War II. But as the pandemic eased, sport, as it often does, set out to offer a healing touch. While there was limited action, there were seminal moments, of record-breaking achievements and bold political statements. Here’s the pick of the lot.

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First Published: Dec 24 2020 | 6:10 AM IST

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