April 23, 2020

Doha, Riyadh enter bidding war over 2030 Asian Games

Bitter neighbours Qatar and Saudi Arabia will battle for the hosting rights for the 2030 Asian Games after the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) announced receiving bids from Doha and Riyadh on Thursday.
April 23, 2020

Thousands queue at B&Q as 70 stores reopen across the country

"It might not be deemed essential in the government's eyes, but its essential to our mental health to keep as busy as we can."
April 23, 2020

Athletics: Diamond League postpones June events due to COVID-19 pandemic

Diamond League events in Eugene and Paris have been postponed while the event in Oslo will be staged as an "alternative competition" due to the COVID-19 pandemic, organisers said on Thursday.
April 23, 2020

Women’s Euro 2021 tournament moved to July 2022 – UEFA

UEFA's Euro 2021 Women's Championship, to be held in England, will be played one year later in July 2022, European soccer's governing body decided at an executive committee meeting on Thursday.
April 23, 2020

Ski great Vonn says shutdown tough on athletes, launches live home workout

A career spent hurtling at speeds of 80mph down precipitous mountain slopes meant crashes, and serious injury, were part of life for American Alpine skiing great Lindsey Vonn.
April 23, 2020

Rammstein tickets can still be bought even though venue is now a hospital

The huge concert set to take place at the Principality Stadium has not been cancelled
April 23, 2020

Regulator clears £6.2bn Just Eat merger with Takeaway.com

Just Eat's £6.2bn merger with Takeaway.com has been cleared by a UK regulator following an inquiry into whether it would hard competition.
April 23, 2020

Ferrari say they remain committed to F1 after quit reports

Ferrari have said they remain committed to Formula One after reports on Thursday that the sport's oldest and most successful team could walk away if a proposed budget cap for 2021 was set too low.
April 23, 2020

Martin Lewis says when HMRC will contact and pay self employed

"I got confirmation a couple of days ago, it's the first time they've said dates."
April 23, 2020

Soccer: No matches with fans until 2021 – Mediapro chief

Spectators are unlikely to be able to return to football stadiums until next year at the earliest due to the continued threat of the novel coronavirus, according to Jaume Roures, the head of Spanish media company Mediapro which broadcasts La Liga.
April 23, 2020

You can now order food through Instagram

Instagram users can now order their lunch or dinner through the app after it created a special function to support local businesses during the coronavirus lockdown.
April 23, 2020

List of gifts given to Queen include pig painting and bottle of gin

Her Majesty also received a pop-up book, a golden horse comb and three wooden pygmy hippos