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'F1 2020' Launching July, Adds Cool New Team Management Mode 'F1 2020' Launching July, Adds Cool New Team Management Mode
- April 16, 2020

Plus, the release adds, the Deluxe Edition also gives players three days of early access to the game. Notably, the series is receiving its first My Team Mode, allowing players to create and customize their own organization. Split-screen capabilities will make a return as well as further customisable settings within the career mode to suit the players skill-level. The other three cars are the title-winning Benetton's from 1994 and 1995 and the Ferrari F1-2000 which ended the Scuderia's ... (more...)
NTSB: Halladay was doing stunts, had amphetamines in system when plane crashed NTSB: Halladay was doing stunts, had amphetamines in system when plane crashed
- April 16, 2020

He was 40 years old. About a week before the crash, the former Toronto Blue Jays and Philadelphia Phillies star had flown the plane under Tampa Bay's iconic Skyway Bridge, posting on social media, "flying the Icon A5 over the water is like flying a fighter jet!" Halladay had amphetamine levels about 10 times therapeutic levels in his blood along with a high level of morphine and an anti-depressant that can impair judgement as he performed high-pitch climbs and steep turns, sometimes ... (more...)
PGA Tour’s RBC Heritage could be played in June, Golf Digest reports PGA Tour’s RBC Heritage could be played in June, Golf Digest reports
- April 16, 2020

An official announcement is expected on Wednesday, according to the report. Golf already has rescheduled three of the four majors, starting with the PGA Championship on August 6-9 at Harding Park in San San Francisco. Safeway Open organisers confirmed that their tournament will kick off the 2020/21 season on September 10, just three days after the Tour Championship is set to conclude a 36-event 2019/20 campaign in Atlanta. (more...)
Chelsea target Philippe Coutinho could be handed surprise return by Barcelona Chelsea target Philippe Coutinho could be handed surprise return by Barcelona
- April 16, 2020

The £240,000-a-week star ( Mirror Sport ) failed at the Nou Camp with the Spanish champions, who opted to loan him out to Bayern Munich last summer. Coutinho's form in the Bundesliga has sent a reminder of his undoubted talents but Barca's asking price to complete a permanent move to Bavaria means that Bayern are out of the running for his signature - leaving a return to England the most likely destination. (more...)
Coronavirus: Premier League will cancel rest of season, says Udineses Marino Coronavirus: Premier League will cancel rest of season, says Udineses Marino
- April 16, 2020

In a recent interview, however, Udinese sporting director Pierpaolo Marino insisted that football should be the last thing on everyone's mind at the moment, and suggested that the Premier League could follow in Belgium's footsteps and end the season prematurely. (more...)
'Zombie' Wilder refuses to acknowledge Fury as champion 'Zombie' Wilder refuses to acknowledge Fury as champion
- April 16, 2020

I was a zombie on that night. I wasn't myself. I felt like a zombie. And I can't believe the things that happened, happened to me at that point in time in my career. "He doesn't know how to flow and move side to side, and move back and control the fighter". "He knows that wasn't me". I lost in the ring but I'm winning in life. (more...)
PCB Wants Government to Criminalise Match-fixing, Spot-fixing in Cricket PCB Wants Government to Criminalise Match-fixing, Spot-fixing in Cricket
- April 16, 2020

Since 2012-13, India haven't locked horns with Pakistan, in bilateral cricket series, due to the sour diplomatic relations between the two countries. "I have read and heard about these speculations but right now just remember that having or not having the Asia Cup is not a decision between Pakistan and India it involves other countries as well", asserted Mani on Tuesday. (more...)
Indian Premier League Cricket Tournament Suspended Indefinitely Indian Premier League Cricket Tournament Suspended Indefinitely
- April 16, 2020

Recently, a franchise official said that the cricket board has informed each and every franchise that IPL 2020 is postponed at the moment. The eight-team league, which was originally scheduled to begin on March 29, was initially deferred until Wednesday before India announced a three-week lockdown last month. (more...)
Rams' center Allen tests positive for COVID-19 Rams' center Allen tests positive for COVID-19
- April 16, 2020

The Rams closed their team facility completely, even to injured players who were allowed in the building for medical purposes, after Allen's positive test, McVay said. He started the first nine games in Los Angeles last season but missed the last seven games. after suffering an MCL injury against Steelers in the ninth game in Los Angeles. (more...)
Max Verstappen to compete in Australian Supercars esports series Max Verstappen to compete in Australian Supercars esports series
- April 16, 2020

It was a remarkable turnaround for SVG who was 14th in the Eseries standings before the second round. "I've tried the Supercar now a few times on iRacing and it's a very tricky vehicle to get right". Red Bull has confirmed Verstappen will sit out the F1 Virtual Chinese Grand Prix with Alex Albon set to be joined by a "new mystery teammate" for this weekend's race. (more...)
Bruno Fernandes defends Pogba: Critics have forgotten how good he is Bruno Fernandes defends Pogba: Critics have forgotten how good he is
- April 16, 2020

The France global was embroiled in a row with Liverpool legend Graeme Souness over his trophy haul but Fernandes has backed Pogba's ability. "I think he has a lot to give and with the positive energy in the club - because we won a lot of games and we are in a good moment - everyone, the supporters and everything, will be more patient with Paul maybe". (more...)
F1 2020 game to be released in July, includes management mode F1 2020 game to be released in July, includes management mode
- April 15, 2020

The Formula One season may be postponed due to the coronavirus, but that hasn't stopped Codemasters from working on the new F1 game. To celebrate both the 70th seaosn of F1 and the career of Michael Schumacher - who now holds the record for the most individual driver championship titles - there's a special Michael Schumacher Deluxe Edition of the game. (more...)
Mike Ashley In Advanced Talks To Sell Newcastle For $442M Mike Ashley In Advanced Talks To Sell Newcastle For $442M
- April 15, 2020

Stavely first tried to buy the club in 2018, for a reported £250m . The reduction would reflect the impact of the new coronavirus pandemic that has halted most soccer worldwide. Staveley could not be immediately contacted. As well as outlining the complicated deal structure which would see Ashley paid an initial £200m up front and the rest in instalments over the next five years, the documents show that property developers David and Simon Reuben are partners in the bid. (more...)
President Trump wants to bring back sports President Trump wants to bring back sports
- April 15, 2020

All major sporting leagues in the world have suspended their respective seasons shortly after the National Basketball Association announced its hiatus on March 12. The USA's highest elected official also made it clear that he will "not rip out every other seat in baseball stadiums and football stadiums" if the plan pushes through. (more...)
Tyson Fury invites Anthony Joshua in stay home workout challenge Tyson Fury invites Anthony Joshua in stay home workout challenge
- April 15, 2020

Following a virtual simulation fight courtesy of the World Boxing Super Series between two of the greatest boxers of all time Ali and Tyson, boxing personalities started to share their thoughts about which heavyweight icon was better. However, Ali Jr, one of the late icon's nine children, believes his father was way more classy and talented compared to Tyson. 'My father would have kicked his butt. (more...)
Cheteshwar Pujara flies under the radar: Nathan Lyon Cheteshwar Pujara flies under the radar: Nathan Lyon
- April 15, 2020

This led Lyon and Starc discussing how Kohli's on-field antiques would change without the backing of the crowd, something the Indian skipper thrives on. "Playing in front of crowds or no crowds is out of our control", said Lyon. Paine's initiation into Test captaincy was a hard one as he was elevated to the position amid the ball-tampering scandal in March 2018, which cost Australia two of their top players in David Warner and Steve Smith , who were slapped with one-year suspensions by ... (more...)
PGA Tour to resume with rescheduled, fanless Charles Schwab Challenge PGA Tour to resume with rescheduled, fanless Charles Schwab Challenge
- April 15, 2020

That week is open because of the U.S. Open being postponed until June. The PGA Tour has revealed in its latest memo to players that tournaments could restart again at the end of May but with the prospect of no fans due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic . (more...)
Tottenham reverses decision to use government money for staff salaries Tottenham reverses decision to use government money for staff salaries
- April 15, 2020

Levy insisted the move was made to protect jobs, saying in a statement on the club's official website: "The criticism the club has received over the last week has been felt all the more keenly because of our track record of good works and our huge sense of responsibility to care for those that rely on us, particularly locally". (more...)
Arsenal in 'productive' talks with players over wages amid coronavirus crisis Arsenal in 'productive' talks with players over wages amid coronavirus crisis
- April 15, 2020

Reports suggested the Gunners' playing staff had rejected an initial offer of a 12.5 per cent pay cut with the opportunity to claw some of that back through performance-based incentives. "All our employees are receiving their full salaries and we plan to continue this". But Arsenal are now owned by Stan Kroenke who is estimated to be worth US$10 billion as on 2020. (more...)
Colby Cave's hometown planning show of support for his family Colby Cave's hometown planning show of support for his family
- April 15, 2020

He spent most of the 2019-20 season with the Bakersfield Condors of the AHL playing 44 games, but was called up for 11 games with the Oilers and scored a memorable goal against Pittsburgh - his only goal of the season with the Oilers. "The Boston Bruins , who were such a big part of Colby's professional career, will certainly look at doing things for Colby in his name". " Emily has been so strong through this, through a hard time", Nicholson said. (more...)