March 19, 2020

Reduced rail services in time of ‘extraordinary national challenge’

Train services across the UK are being reduced from today as the country tackles the coronavirus pandemic.
March 19, 2020

Rail services to be cut down from Monday over coronavirus

Train services across the UK will be reduced as the country tackles the coronavirus epidemic.
March 19, 2020

Brazilian clubs offer stadiums in fight against coronavirus

Brazilian soccer clubs have joined the fight against coronavirus by offering their stadiums and training grounds to authorities.
March 19, 2020

Sion dismiss nine players after Swiss season halted over coronavirus

Swiss club FC Sion have dismissed nine players, including captain Xavier Kouassi and former Arsenal and Barcelona midfielder Alex Song, after the country's league was halted indefinitely because of the coronavirus pandemic.
March 19, 2020

Prince Harry’s Invictus Games postponed over coronavirus outbreak

Britain's Price Harry told army veterans on Thursday that he was "really sorry" his Invictus Games international sporting event was postponed by at least a year due to the coronavirus outbreak, in a video posted on Twitter.
March 19, 2020

Competition laws relaxed to help supermarkets ‘feed the nation’

Supermarkets will be allowed to work together to keep shelves stocked, shops open and delivery vans running as the UK battles coronavirus.
March 19, 2020

Athletes’ reaction as Tokyo Games still on despite coronavirus

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is committed to staging the Tokyo Games as planned from July 24-Aug. 9 despite growing dissent among athletes as the coronavirus pandemic brings world sport to a standstill.
March 19, 2020

Pro-14 season suspended indefinitely, final cancelled

The suspension of rugby's PRO14 2019/20 competition has been extended indefinitely and the final scheduled for June has been cancelled due to coronavirus, organisers said on Thursday.
March 19, 2020

Monaco GP cancelled as coronavirus hits more F1 races

Monaco cancelled its showcase Formula One Grand Prix, the sport's most famous and glamorous race, in another high-profile casualty of the coronavirus epidemic on Thursday.
March 19, 2020

Joshua-Pulev heavyweight title fight postponed due to coronavirus

Briton Anthony Joshua's world heavyweight title defence against Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev will be postponed by several months due to the coronavirus outbreak, the IBF's mandatory challenger said on Thursday.
March 19, 2020

Bankers fly in to assess UK’s airline rescue deal

The government has drafted in City bankers to scrutinise the finances of Britain’s biggest airlines as they put the finishing touches to a multi-billion pound rescue plan.
March 19, 2020

Sports events still happening despite coronavirus pandemic

Sports events around the world that have not been suspended, postponed or cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic: