Soccer

How should football carry on amid the coronavirus lockdown

Cancel the season now? Finish the games at all costs? Play behind closed doors? Put the players in quarantine camps? With no end to lockdown in sight, Sportsmail’s team have their say on how this season should end Public health officials are warning coronavirus lockdown could last for months Yet football’s authorities are already working […]

Сricket

New percentage pay deal on cards for cricketers as cash crisis looms

Cricket Australia may offer players new percentage-based deals rather than fixed salaries in coming weeks as the governing body considers a proposal to re-configure its contracting system in the face of the COVID-19 crisis. Cricket in Australia has been largely shielded from the effects of the coronavirus outbreak so far, although the winter Test series […]

NFL

NFL Draft 2020 to go on as scheduled, Roger Goodell tells teams

The 2020 NFL Draft will take place as scheduled from April 23-25, commissioner Roger Goodell told teams in a memo Thursday. Goodell said the Commissioner’s Executive Committee, which met earlier in the day, was unanimous in not rescheduling the draft because of the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic. “Everyone recognizes that public health conditions are highly uncertain […]

NFL

2020 NFL Draft will go on as scheduled April 23-25

In a memo obtained by NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero sent out Thursday to all 32 NFL teams, Commissioner Roger Goodell said that the 2020 NFL Draft would go on as scheduled from April 23-25. During a meeting Thursday with the Commissioner’s Executive Committee, Goodell said the decision was "unanimous and unequivocal" that the 2020 draft […]

Сricket

James Anderson on virtual bike races & bowling in the kitchen

England bowler James Anderson says competing against his team-mates in virtual cycling races is the new way of keeping fit as players try to combat the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Anderson raced fellow seamers Stuart Broad and Mark Wood, with Broad winning and Anderson finishing “a close second”. “Generally when we’re training we always […]

Soccer

Arsenal, Spurs on alert as Upamecano could hand in transfer request

Arsenal handed boost in their pursuit of Dayot Upamecano ‘with defender ready to hand in transfer request at RB Leipzig to push through move’… but will have to battle Spurs, Barcelona and Bayern Munich for his signature RB Leipzig’s defender Dayot Upamecano is a long-term target for Arsenal They were priced out of a move […]

Soccer

Hartson calls on Rangers to concede title to fierce rivals Celtic

‘If Rangers say, “OK, you have been worthy champions’, they’d get a lot of credit”: John Hartson calls on fierce rivals to concede Premiership title to Celtic and claims he would say the same thing if roles were reversed Scottish football is postponed in an effort to contain the coronavirus pandemic    Rangers sit 13 points […]