March 13, 2020

Golf’s Masters postponed, English soccer suspended as coronavirus wreaks havoc

Golf's jewel in the crown The Masters and English soccer's Premier League joined the lengthening list of elite sporting events to fall foul of the coronavirus pandemic on Friday.
March 13, 2020

FIFA recommends March, April internationals be postponed

FIFA has recommended that all international matches scheduled to be played in March and April be postponed because of the coronavirus, the global soccer body said in a statement on Friday.
March 13, 2020

Semenya switches to 200m in Tokyo Olympics bid

South African middle distance athlete Caster Semenya is aiming to run in the 200 metres at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, competing over a distance that would allow her to avoid World Athletics regulations limiting her testosterone levels.
March 13, 2020

Boston Marathon moved to September from April due to coronavirus

The Boston Marathon, originally scheduled to be held on April 20, has been postponed until mid-September because of the coronavirus outbreak, the city's mayor said on Friday.
March 13, 2020

Sampdoria, Fiorentina players test positive for coronavirus

Four more players at Sampdoria plus one from Fiorentina have tested positive for coronavirus, the two clubs said on Friday, bringing the total number of infected players in Italy's Serie A to seven.
March 13, 2020

London marathon postponed to October due to coronavirus

The annual London marathon which was due to take place on April 26 has been postponed to Oct. 4 because of coronavirus, the organisers said on Friday, marking the latest in a long line of major international sport events disrupted by the pandemic.
March 13, 2020

London Marathon postponed due to coronavirus outbreak

It will now take place on the same day as the Cardiff Half Marathon
March 13, 2020

Hair loss treatment: The head massage shown to promote hair growth – have you tried this?

HAIR loss can be attributed to a range of causes but people mostly associate it with getting older. This can make it feel like an unavoidable fact of life, but certain lifestyle activities, such as having a type of head massage, suggest it is far from ...
March 13, 2020

Factbox: Global sports events hit by coronavirus pandemic

Major sports events around the world that have been hit by the coronavirus outbreak:
March 13, 2020

No contest between society’s well-being and football – Klopp

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said on Friday football was no longer a priority amid the coronavirus outbreak and society must do all it can to put health first and look after people.
March 13, 2020

Masters postponed to ‘some later date’ due to coronavirus

The Masters, which brings together the world's best golfers in April for the year's first major, has been postponed because of concerns about the coronavirus, Augusta National Golf Club said on Friday.
March 13, 2020

African Nations Cup qualifiers postponed over coronavirus

Two rounds of 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers scheduled for March have been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) said on Friday.