Global virus deaths top 60,000, Trump warns 'tough week' ahead

As soon as we can, obviously", he said during his daily news briefing. I said it from the beginning: The cure can't be worse than the problem itself. Hard-hit states were seeing cases rise. The dispatch of the ventilators was a result of a conv... More..

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President says National Football League could kick off season on time, report indicates
by | Sunday, April 05, 2020

President says National Football League could kick off season on time, report indicates

U.S. President Donald Trump listens to White House coronavirus response coordinator Deborah Birx (L), speak during a White House Coronavirus Task Force briefing at the White House April 3, 2020 in Washington,...More..

Tom Brady Moving Into Derek Jeter's Tampa Mansion
by | Sunday, April 05, 2020

Tom Brady Moving Into Derek Jeter's Tampa Mansion

The home, which Brady is renting with a portion of his two-year, $50 million contract, has seven bedrooms, nine bathrooms, an entertainment center, billiards hall, and a waterfront pool with two boat lifts prov...More..

Canadian Jordan Kawaguchi named finalist for Hobey Baker award
by | Sunday, April 05, 2020

Canadian Jordan Kawaguchi named finalist for Hobey Baker award

ESPN SportsCenter on April 11 opposed to its typical presentation at the Frozen Four tournament. Boston Bruins goalie, and now former Black Bear, Jeremy Swayman is named today a Hobey Baker Award Hat Tric...More..

Co-inventor of DLS method, Tony Lewis, passes away at 78
by | Sunday, April 05, 2020

Co-inventor of DLS method, Tony Lewis, passes away at 78

If the team batting first made 200 in its allotted 50 overs and the team batting second was only able to bat for 30 overs due to rain, the target to win would be just 121 runs. The method was adopted by worldwi...More..

Floyd Mayweather's Daughter Iyanna Arrested for Allegedly Stabbing NBA Youngboy's Baby Mama
by | Sunday, April 05, 2020

Floyd Mayweather's Daughter Iyanna Arrested for Allegedly Stabbing NBA Youngboy's Baby Mama

The woman, Lapattra Lashai Jacobs , has since undergone surgery. Floyd Mayweather's daughter was arrested after a violent confrontation with YoungBoy Never Broke Again's baby mama. It's unclear if she ha...More..

Liverpool become latest Premier League club to furlough non-playing staff
by | Sunday, April 05, 2020

Liverpool become latest Premier League club to furlough non-playing staff

But former Liverpool players Jamie Carragher and Stan Collymore strongly criticised the move by the European champions, who in February announced pre-tax profits of £42 million ($51 million) for 2018/19. Newc...More..

Newsom Praises Trump as 'Proactive' in Coronavirus Response
by | Sunday, April 05, 2020

Newsom Praises Trump as 'Proactive' in Coronavirus Response

Three weeks ago in Mark Alexander's column " The Demos' 2020 Economic Doom Platform ", he noted that, contrary to the abysmal assessment being shoveled out by Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer in their efforts to ...More..

Of 98 Residents In Wilmington Nursing Facility Test Positive For Coronavirus
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

Of 98 Residents In Wilmington Nursing Facility Test Positive For Coronavirus

Residents were going to be moved to other facilities but had to test negative before being transferred. The state is halting plans to temporarily turn a skilled nursing facility in Wilmington into a COVID-19 ...More..

FIFA Covid-19 working group proposes June global window postponements
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

FIFA Covid-19 working group proposes June global window postponements

The men's football tournament will kick off before the 23 July 2021 opening ceremony in Tokyo. The working group made a decision to "postpone the FIFA Under-20 Women's World Cup Panama/Costa Rica 2020 - ori...More..

Moody's places IndusInd Bank's issuer ratings on review for downgrade
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

Moody's places IndusInd Bank's issuer ratings on review for downgrade

Moody's said Liberty Media had substantial available resources to support Formula One but saw "a relatively high probability" F1 will breach a leverage covenant whose terms could be amended or waived. Although...More..

NCAA extends recruiting dead period to May 31 as coronavirus pandemic continues
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

NCAA extends recruiting dead period to May 31 as coronavirus pandemic continues

Recruiting was shut down March 13, not long after the cancellation of all winter and spring sports because of the new coronavirus outbreak. The dead period was previously scheduled to end on April 15 before...More..

Anthony Joshua loses friends to COVID-19
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

Anthony Joshua loses friends to COVID-19

The clamour for an all-British world title fight was ramped up even further when Fury claimed the WBC crown from Deontay Wilder in February but Joshua was ordered to take on mandatory challenger Pulev. The post...More..

Juventus players, coach agree pay cut due to coronavirus
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

Juventus players, coach agree pay cut due to coronavirus

The Italian club announces Saturday on its website that one of this measures saves 90 million euros - equivalent to 673 million pounds in the financial year 2019/20. Ronaldo and other Juventus players earlie...More..

Harry Redknapp blasts former club Tottenham over cutting wages of 550 staff
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

Harry Redknapp blasts former club Tottenham over cutting wages of 550 staff

The hefty gift, which was additional to his £4million salary, was deferred from 2018 after Spurs moved into their 62,000-seater stadium - widely regarded as the best in the world - last April. Tottenham chairma...More..

IndyCar's virtual auto race to be aired on NBC Sports Network
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

IndyCar's virtual auto race to be aired on NBC Sports Network

It launched a virtual replacement for its races as a result, with the first round getting 433,000 combined views on several online platforms. NASCAR has done well in its virtual racing series, setting rec...More..

Duncan, Garnett will join Kobe in Basketball Hall of Fame
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

Duncan, Garnett will join Kobe in Basketball Hall of Fame

Bryant averaged 25 points and 4.7 assists per game over his 20-year career, all of which he played with the Lakers . Bryant will be inducted posthumously after dying in a helicopter crash that killed him, hi...More..

Heineken halts production in Mexico as nation shuts down over coronavirus
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

Heineken halts production in Mexico as nation shuts down over coronavirus

The company added that the suspension was part of an agreement with Mexico's federal government, as one of many "extraordinary actions to attend to the health emergency generated by SARS-VoC2 virus". Heineken M...More..

McLaren drivers take pay cut amid cost-cutting measures
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

McLaren drivers take pay cut amid cost-cutting measures

Alongside that, both drivers volunteered to take the same rate of pay cut as the rest of the staff when told of the moves. Staff unaffected by the furlough will work on reduced pay for three months, with th...More..

Shin-Soo Choo donating $1,000 each to 190 Rangers minor leaguers
by | Saturday, April 04, 2020

Shin-Soo Choo donating $1,000 each to 190 Rangers minor leaguers

Grant of the Dallas Morning News was able to confirm the story , which originated on the South Korean sports website Naver Sports. The Rangers have 190 players between their minor league teams. "I can still ...More..

Australia unable to guarantee four teams in Super Rugby
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

Australia unable to guarantee four teams in Super Rugby

The Rugby Union Players' Association (RUPA) are concerned about a vacuum of information from Rugby Australia over their financial position and anxious they will be presented with a fait accompli, after the ...More..

Ottawa Senators confirm 4 new COVID-19 cases, raising total to 6
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

Ottawa Senators confirm 4 new COVID-19 cases, raising total to 6

TSN's Frank Seravalli reported that among the four new confirmed cases, it's believed to be three players and one staff member. The two unnamed players were the first confirmed cases in the National Hockey Lea...More..

PM Modi taps social influencers to plan strategy against covid-19
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

PM Modi taps social influencers to plan strategy against covid-19

Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a telephonic conversation with UK's Prince Charles on Thursday and discussed the coronavirus crisis, with the British royal hailing Indian diaspora's role in combating the p...More..

Premier League players to donate millions to NHS
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

Premier League players to donate millions to NHS

Meanwhile, Gary Neville took to Twitter to respond to Hancock's comments on Premier League players and believes a proposal to aid clubs and the community is "more than likely" being worked on at present, whilst...More..

Coronavirus: Drogba Eto'o slam doctors' talk of testing in Africa
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

Coronavirus: Drogba Eto'o slam doctors' talk of testing in Africa

A bit like is done in other places for some studies on AIDS. " TIME TO RISE ", wrote Demba Ba in a post where he shared the video on his Twitter page. It is totally inconceivable we keep on cautioning this....More..

Brady and Mickelson, Manning and Woods to team up for coronavirus relief
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

Brady and Mickelson, Manning and Woods to team up for coronavirus relief

Sometime later this year, Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods are expected to face off in a charity golf match broadcast by Turner with revenue going toward COVID-19 relief, according to a report from Golf.com'...More..

Jadeveon Clowney drops asking price to $17M-18M
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

Jadeveon Clowney drops asking price to $17M-18M

Irvin had a career-high 8.5 sacks last season with Carolina. Until now, we've only had rumors to go by that the Tennessee Titans have shown interest in Jadeveon Clowney , but general manager Jon Robinson ...More..

New England Patriots team plane brings a million N95 masks from China
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

New England Patriots team plane brings a million N95 masks from China

Charlie Baker thanked Patriots owner Robert Kraft , officials in China who partnered with the state, and medical workers who need the masks. I love it - a Republican governor, a Democratic governor, putting t...More..

UEFA postpones all June internationals, including Euro 2020 play-offs
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

UEFA postpones all June internationals, including Euro 2020 play-offs

After that meeting on March 17, it was confirmed Euro 2020 would be moved to June and July of next year, although play-off games were still slated to take place during the global break at the scheduled end of...More..

UFC 249: Khabib-Ferguson cancelled for a fifth time
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

UFC 249: Khabib-Ferguson cancelled for a fifth time

The legendary promoter said White had "flawed intelligence" in continuing to plug the UFC , with plans still in place for UFC 249 to go ahead - despite the headline fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Ton...More..

COVID-19: Roger Federer left ‘devastated’ as Wimbledon gets cancelled
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

COVID-19: Roger Federer left ‘devastated’ as Wimbledon gets cancelled

Ian Hewitt, AELTC chairman, said: "This is a decision that we have not taken lightly, and we have done so with the highest regard for public health and the wellbeing of all those who come together to make Wimb...More..

Aston Martin F1 team confirmed after Stroll investment
by | Friday, April 03, 2020

Aston Martin F1 team confirmed after Stroll investment

It has tonight said that it would not have the funds to meet the 12 months of investment needed in its previous financial plan announced on 13 March due to the dramatic impact COVID-19 is having on its business...More..

British Open 2020 to be canceled due to coronavirus pandemic
by | Thursday, April 02, 2020

British Open 2020 to be canceled due to coronavirus pandemic

Scheduled to begin on July 16, The Open is fourth in the annual major rotation, contested after the Masters in April, PGA Championship in May and U.S. Sources told Golf Digest last week the R&A was awaiting ...More..

Major League Baseball extends financial support to minor leaguers through May
by | Thursday, April 02, 2020

Major League Baseball extends financial support to minor leaguers through May

The money is particularly welcome as minor league baseball players are among the lowest-paid professional athletes in U.S. sports. The commissioner's office said Tuesday that minor leaguers will continue to r...More..

Aldon Smith 'thankful' for opportunity with Cowboys
by | Thursday, April 02, 2020

Aldon Smith 'thankful' for opportunity with Cowboys

The fact that the Aldon Smith signing came on April 1 certainly wasn't lost on most observers. The potential deal with Dallas gives Smith yet another chance to prove he can steer clear of any trouble. The fol...More..