nd Nasser Saleh al-Attiyah is usually busy plying his trade in rallying and shooting. But the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic has forced the three-time Dakar champion to self-isolate at home as directed by the government of Qatar.
India cricketer Rohit Sharma yesterday donated Rs80 lakhs in support of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.
Australia captain Tim Paine believes Test cricketers would be prepared to play a lot of matches in a short space of time once the coronavirus crisis is over to ensure the World Test Championship can be completed as scheduled next year.
Former NBA player Joe Young apologised and pledged to abide by China’s strict coronavirus quarantine rules after a “misunderstanding” at the hotel in which he is isolating.
Similar to the rest of the world, the NBA (and the Miami Heat) faces an uncertain future. Will the league resume the season? Will the season be completely lost? If the season does continue, will the NBA jump right into the playoffs? Will games be played in empty arenas?
Confirming its pioneering role in providing outstanding health services, and in order to contribute to the health education of athletes, Aspetar; Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Hospital, has posted a detailed video featuring reliable home exercises for athletes while staying at home.
German clubs from the top two divisions yesterday ratified a proposal to extend the suspension of matches until at least April 30 amid the coronavirus outbreak but still plan to finish the season by June 30, the German Football League (DFL) said.
Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy announced 550 non-playing staff at the club will see their wages cut by 20% for the next two months on the same day it was revealed he was paid £7mn ($8.7mn) last season.
Athletics’ world championships have been postponed until the summer of 2022 and the global governing body is seeking new dates for the event in Eugene, Oregon, that was originally scheduled for 2021.
Eliud Kipchoge, the world’s greatest marathon man, reckoned his first reaction was shock when he heard at home in Kenya that the 2020 Olympic Games had been postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak.