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Super Rugby shuts down indefinitely due to virus concerns Super Rugby shuts down indefinitely due to virus concerns
- Марта 15, 2020

Earlier, Super Rugby organisers chose to suspend the competition indefinitely after the weekend's games. With SANZAAR's stakeholders spread from New Zealand to Argentina, a spokesman for the governing body said there would be no decision on the future of the competition on Saturday. (more...)
Leicester City isolate three players showing coronavirus symptoms Leicester City isolate three players showing coronavirus symptoms
- Марта 15, 2020

Rodgers's revelation comes hours after reports emerged that a Premier League club is testing all of its players for the coronavirus after some of them showed symptoms and signs of the virus. We are therefore continuing to work closely with our clubs, Government, The FA, EFL and other relevant stakeholders to ensure appropriate contingency plans are in place as and when circumstances change . (more...)
Chargers put franchise tag on tight end Hunter Henry Chargers put franchise tag on tight end Hunter Henry
- Марта 15, 2020

So far they've franchise-tagged Hunter Henry , released Brandon Mebane and Thomas Davis , and now they've also adjusted a contract. Davis was successful in his one year in Los Angeles en route to recording 112 total tackles. This is certainly one of those times, " Telesco said in a statement. His passion, leadership, wisdom and toughness - I just can't thank Thomas enough for his contributions to the Chargers, both on and off the field. (more...)
Barça's first team activity suspended due to Coronavirus Barça's first team activity suspended due to Coronavirus
- Марта 15, 2020

Jaume Padros, the president of the Barcelona Medical Association and the head of occupational healthcare at the club, and Dr. Antoni Trilla, the head of epidemiology at hospital clinic", it continued. Barcelona had been due to play Napoli in the second leg of their Champions League round-of-16 tie but UEFA has postponed next week's fixtures in that competition and the Europa League . (more...)
BCCI throws out Sanjay Manjrekar from panel! BCCI throws out Sanjay Manjrekar from panel!
- Марта 15, 2020

The former India batsman is one of the most experienced and popular commentators in the game right now but the Indian cricket was reportedly not happy with his work and thus chose to drop him. Earlier on Friday, the board made a decision to suspend IPL 2020 till April 15 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. At this stage it is not on top of our mind. (more...)
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta posts positive Twitter update on coronavirus diagnosis Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta posts positive Twitter update on coronavirus diagnosis
- Марта 15, 2020

The Gunners' trip to Brighton on Saturday was immediately postponed following the news about Arteta and a blanket suspension of activity for at least one round of matches is now likely. "Feeling better already. We're all facing a huge & unprecedented challenge". According to reports, seven Premier League clubs are feeling the impact of the virus, with Everton and Bournemouth joining Leicester , Arsenal , Chelsea , Watford , and Manchester City as clubs who have confirmed they ... (more...)
NCAA cancels tournament, ending Pilots' season NCAA cancels tournament, ending Pilots' season
- Марта 15, 2020

Sporting events all over the world have been heavily affected by the virus - the scare even prompting the National Basketball Association to suspend its season after Utah Jazz player Rudy Gobert tested positive for coronavirus . Within minutes of each other, the Atlantic Coast, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12 and Southeastern conferences announced that the remainder of their tournaments would not be played. (more...)
National Hockey League team plans to ignore governor’s request, let fans attend games National Hockey League team plans to ignore governor’s request, let fans attend games
- Марта 15, 2020

OH governor Mike DeWine has recommended that indoor athletic events in the state take place without any spectators in a move to contain the global coronavirus outbreak. "We have been in contact with the National Hockey League regarding this matter and will abide by the state's mandate". "The health and well-being of our community is our priority and we appreciate the understanding of our fans, corporate partners and guests under these extraordinary circumstances". (more...)
Tampa Official Threatens To Pull The Plug On WrestleMania 36 Tampa Official Threatens To Pull The Plug On WrestleMania 36
- Марта 15, 2020

At least for now. This is a play on the fact that WrestleMania 36 will not likely although not confirmed take place next month due to the coronavirus . WWE Chairman Vince McMahon's revived XFL football league has been cancelled for the rest of this season on Thursday. Here is the WWE coronavirus announcement:Friday Night SmackDown on March 13 will air live as regularly scheduled and emanate from WWE's training facility in Orlando, Florida with only essential personnel in attendance. (more...)
Neymar, PSG players troll Erling Haaland after Dortmund’s Champions League exit Neymar, PSG players troll Erling Haaland after Dortmund’s Champions League exit
- Марта 15, 2020

The behind closed doors games have taken some of the shine off the competition but when you look at the quality of the sides left in, you have to come to the conclusion that PSG are in a seriously strong position heading into the last eight. (more...)
England Postpones Premier League, EFL, Others England Postpones Premier League, EFL, Others
- Марта 15, 2020

The Premier League's decision came just hours after UEFA-European soccer's governing body-announced all Champions League and Europa League games were suspended indefinitely. Officials were forced to act when Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta and Chelsea midfielder Callum Hodson-Odoi tested positive for the coronavirus . (more...)
First Footage Of Ronaldinho Playing Prison Futsal Has Been Released First Footage Of Ronaldinho Playing Prison Futsal Has Been Released
- Марта 14, 2020

Ronaldinho bagged five goals and assisted six in the futsal tournament. Ronaldinho is now lodged in a Paraguay prison on charges of having entered the country on an illegal passport. He told Folha de Sao Paulo : " The courts have not taken into account the fact that Ronaldinho didn't know he was committing a crime ". Two detained men, Sebastian Medina and Ivan Campos, are accused of the "indirect production of public documents with false content, the use of public documents with false ... (more...)
Floyd Mayweather's Ex-Girlfriend, Mother Of His Kids, Found Dead In Car Floyd Mayweather's Ex-Girlfriend, Mother Of His Kids, Found Dead In Car
- Марта 14, 2020

The two dated from 1996 to 2010, according to TMZ Sports . While Harris was willing to stand up for herself in court, she also did her best to stay away from Mayweather following their break-up. " I was a battered woman ", Josie said to USA Today in 2014. She filed the case against him because he called her a drug addict and a lied about beating her. (more...)
Pedro Martins understands Wolves' point of view over Europa League tie Pedro Martins understands Wolves' point of view over Europa League tie
- Марта 14, 2020

Given the circumstances, it was no surprise that the teams struggled to force openings in the early part of the game - and then from Wolves' first unsafe attack, in the 28th minute, Olympiacos were reduced to 10 men. UEFA turned down the request - the match will be played behind closed doors - and now Olympiakos head coach Pedro Martins has assured Wolves there's nothing to fear. (more...)
Donovan Mitchell shares update after positive coronavirus test Donovan Mitchell shares update after positive coronavirus test
- Марта 14, 2020

The NBA on Wednesday suspended the season indefinitely, and the National Hockey League on Thursday followed suit. Utah center Rudy Gobert was the first Jazz player to test positive on Wednesday. "It means a lot to me", the 23-year-old Mitchell said. Gobert issued a public apology on Thursday for acting carelessly for the past week, even though he didn't know he was infected. (more...)
Dana White Reveals What Trump Told Him About Coronavirus Dana White Reveals What Trump Told Him About Coronavirus
- Марта 14, 2020

White said he spoke with President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday and said they gave this advice on how to approach the coronavirus outbreak: " Be cautious, be careful, but live your life and stop panicking ". Like the Portland event, Ohio's ban on large gatherings of 100 or more has forced the March 28 Cleveland event into a move to UFC APEX in Las Vegas on the same date and will proceed without spectators. (more...)
Bahrain, Vietnam Grand Prix called off over coronavirus Bahrain, Vietnam Grand Prix called off over coronavirus
- Марта 14, 2020

Formula 1 Chairman and CEO, Chase Carey, said: "The global situation regarding COVID-19 is fluid and very hard to predict and its right we take time to assess the situation and make the right decisions". Hundreds of fans milled around closed entry gates before Victoria state Premier Daniel Andrews announced that none would be permitted to enter even if the race went ahead. (more...)
MLB Suspending Spring Training MLB Suspending Spring Training
- Марта 14, 2020

That is to say, you may quickly have as many as 10 Major League Baseball teams unable, by law, to play in front of crowds at home for some period of time. MLB also recommended that teams send home their minor league players - those not on 40-man rosters are not part of the Players Association. If players are going home now - and they would presumably need a truncated spring training to get ready for an eventual opener - it puts the mid-April timeline in definite jeopardy. (more...)
'Maldivians can still enter Sri Lanka': Foreign Ministry 'Maldivians can still enter Sri Lanka': Foreign Ministry
- Марта 14, 2020

England are scheduled to play two Test matches in Sri Lanka from March 19 to 31. The England and Wales Cricket Board ( ECB ) said the mental and physical wellbeing of players was paramount. It came a day after the prime minister announced the government's response had moved from trying to contain the virus to trying delay the number of confirmed cases reaching its peak. (more...)
Kane Richardson returns negative for COVID-19 test Kane Richardson returns negative for COVID-19 test
- Марта 14, 2020

After David Warner (67) and Finch (60) began productively with a 124-run opening stand, No.5 Marnus Labuschagne (56) continued his impressive form to anchor the innings and help Australia reach a slightly below par total on a dry SCG pitch. (more...)