May 13, 2020

Consumer group warns of rip-off prices for coronavirus essentials

A consumer group is urging online shoppers to be vigilant, accusing third-party sellers on platforms such as Amazon and eBay of exploiting the coronavirus crisis.
May 13, 2020

Uber passengers will have to wear face masks from Monday

Uber passengers will be required to wear face masks and travel in groups of less than four from Monday.
May 13, 2020

Austria’s Bundesliga to resume on June 2

Austria's Bundesliga, the country's professional soccer league, will resume on June 2 and hold matches every three days to clear the backlog built up during the coronavirus shutdown, the league's Chief Executive Christian Ebenbauer said on Wednesday.
May 13, 2020

Hong Kong-based Y11 Sports & Media buys 75.1% stake in Ospreys

Hong Kong-based sports marketing group Y11 Sports & Media has acquired a 75.1% stake in Welsh team Ospreys in a multi-million pound deal, the regional rugby union side said on Wednesday.
May 13, 2020

St. Petersburg goes from pole to IndyCar season finale

The IndyCar season-opener on the streets of St. Petersburg, Florida which was postponed due to the novel coronavirus outbreak will now be the series finale, CEO Mark Miles said on Wednesday.
May 13, 2020

Schumacher wins fan vote for F1’s most influential person

Seven times world champion Michael Schumacher has been named the most influential person in Formula One history after a vote by fans on the sport's official website.
May 13, 2020

CAS to hear FA’s appeal against FIFA in June

The English Football Association's appeal against world soccer body FIFA in relation to a 2019 Chelsea transfer ban and fine will be heard by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on June 26.
May 13, 2020

Positive test no catastrophe for Bundesliga, says Dortmund’s Cramer

Borussia Dortmund managing director Carsten Cramer says a player testing positive for the novel coronavirus will not be a catastrophe for the Bundesliga, which is set to resume this weekend after a two-month suspension.
May 13, 2020

Serie A clubs want to re-start on June 13 if government allows

Italy's Serie A clubs voted in a favour of re-starting the season on June 13 during a general assembly on Wednesday, if the government allows.
May 13, 2020

Triathlon: WTS Hamburg rescheduled for September 5 due to COVID-19 pandemic

The World Triathlon Series (WTS) and Mixed Relay World Championships in Hamburg, which were postponed last month due to the COVID-19 pandemic, have been rescheduled for September, event organisers said in a statement on Wednesday.
May 13, 2020

Austria’s Bundesliga to resume on June 2

Austria's Bundesliga, the country's professional football league, will resume on June 2 and hold matches every three days to clear the backlog built up during the coronavirus shutdown, the league's Chief Executive Christian Ebenbauer said on Wednesday....
May 13, 2020

Britain’s elite athletes must respect distancing in training

Britain's elite athletes must respect guidelines on social distancing and be made aware of the risks when they resume individual performance training after the coronavirus lockdown, guidance published on Wednesday said.