EuroLeague basketball season canceled over pandemic

The Turkish Airlines EuroLeague and EuroCup basketball tournaments on May 25 have become the latest major sports events canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. “Due to reasons beyond our control, we have been forced to cut short the...

Borussia Dortmund vs Bayern Munich: Young Pretender Erling Haaland Takes On Master Robert Lewandowski...

Both Erling Haaland and Robert Lewandowski have scored exactly 41 goals in 35 matches in all competitions this season, although Haaland only joined Borussia Dortmund in January from Austrian club Red Bull Salzburg. Agence France-Presse One...

Bundesliga roundup: Werner treble fires Leipzig back to third, Schalke crash

Reuters Timo Werner scored a hat-trick as RB Leipzig demolished hosts Mainz 5-0 on Sunday to reclaim third place in the Bundesliga after their disappointing draw with Freiburg last week. The Germany international Werner, a target...

Quarantine rules pose problems for F1, Champions League and Tests

Sean Ingle Chief sports reporter -   The  Guardian For 70 years it has been a fixture in the sporting summer, with motor racing legends such as Stirling Moss, Ayrton Senna and Lewis Hamilton all taking...

Jürgen Klopp: on clothes, the keys to coaching and Liverpool team talks

Liverpool’s manager took part in a mentoring session set up by Kick It Out and shared what he thinks it takes to succeed Jacob Steinberg -  The Guardian “Your football has to be mirrored by your...

Coronavirus: Man Utd say pandemic has cost them £28m so far

By Simon Stone-BBC Sport Manchester United were fifth in the Premier League when play was halted because of the coronavirus pandemic Manchester United say the coronavirus pandemic has cost them an initial £28m - and expect...

Michael Jordan burned bridges, LeBron James builds them. I know who I prefer

Michael Jordan I was born and raised in Chicago and idolized Jordan growing up. But, unexpectedly, The Last Dance has made me gravitate towards LeBron Andrew Lawrence-   The  Guardian Michael Jordan greets LeBron James during his...

Body found on Venice Beach confirmed as former WWE star Shad Gaspard

  39-year-old was caught in rip tide while swimming with son Wrestler found fame as one half of Cryme Time tag-team Associated Press in Los Angeles- The  Guardian Shad Gaspard’s wife described her husband as a...

Uefa’s Aleksander Ceferin: ‘Football with fans will come back very soon’

Interview Sebastián Fest   - The Guardian The Uefa president admits to sleepless nights from the Covid-19 crisis but is confident ‘good old football’ will return to normal The most important official in European football talks to the...

The Saudi regime murdered my fiance. It can’t be allowed to buy Newcastle United

Hatice Cengiz Mohammed bin Salman is trying to restore his image. If the Premier League allows this, its reputation will be stained for ever Hatice Cengiz was the fiancee of Jamal Khashoggi   -  The Guardian The planned...

Premier League will be allowed to ride shotgun into unknown frontier

Barney Ronay  -  The  Guardian The top flight will probably resume in June despite health concerns for players, officials and stadium staff And we’re off. Project Refund: Phase One is now operational. Although in the interests...

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich Brush Aside Union Berlin, Extend Lead At Top

Bundesliga became the first top European league on Saturday to resume during the coronavirus pandemic. Agence France-Presse Robert Lewandowski bagged his 26th league goal this season as leaders Bayern Munich restarted the Bundesliga season with a...

Bundesliga back to sate our football thirst but is under the microscope

Europe’s first elite league to return has planned meticulously but wants to make the most of its moment in the spotlight Andy Brassell -  The  Guardian Here we go. The phrase Geisterspielen – ghost games –...

Premier League ordered to show free-to-air games and share money to restart

  Government makes demands in meeting on Thursday Top flight must give more money to EFL and grassroots game Paul MacInnes  -  The  Guardian The Premier League has been told by the government it must show...

Dele Alli injured during ‘horrible’ knifepoint robbery at his home

  Tottenham midfielder hit in face by jewellery raiders ‘Thank you for all the messages … we’re all okay now’ Mark Dobson -  The  Guardian Dele Alli has been injured during a robbery at his home...

Premier League restart faces delay after players voice safety concerns

  Two-hour meeting with captains features robust exchanges Uefa relax deadline on receiving plans for finishing season Paul MacInnes and David Hytner   -  The   Guardian The Premier League is facing the possibility of having to delay...

Premier League hopes to ease player safety concerns in vital conference call

  Captains and club PFA reps to air concerns at meeting League will speak to all 20 managers in separate call David Hytner, Paul Doyle, Jamie Jackson and Nick Ames -  The  Guardian The Premier League...

Liverpool Could Be Champions After Football Association Refuses to Void 2019-2020 Season

Earlier, the UK government announced quarantine restriction release dates and allowed mass events to take place starting from 1 June. According to Sky Sports, the country may resume the English Premier League and other sports...

Basketball, volleyball leagues cancel this season in Turkey: report

Turkey canceled its basketball and volleyball leagues for the 2019-2020 season on Monday, with no relegated teams and the current standings valid for European competition, following a stoppage in play due to the coronavirus...

Turkish basketball, volleyball leagues canceled due to pandemic

Turkey’s basketball and volleyball leagues will not return to action this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. “We are ending all our leagues,” Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF) President Hidayet Türkoğlu told reporters after a 90-minute board meeting...