May 15, 2020

Short-term contract extension agreed in Denmark

A short-term extension of player contracts in Denmark has been agreed to ensure the season which has been interrupted by the coronavirus pandemic can be completed by July 31, the Danish Soccer Players' Association announced.
May 15, 2020

Sainz could surprise Ferrari, says his former F3 boss

Carlos Sainz could be a surprise package when he teams up with Charles Leclerc at Ferrari next year, according to the Spaniard's former F3 boss Trevor Carlin.
May 15, 2020

Not right players to be tested ahead of key workers, says Foster

Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster says it would be wrong for Premier League players to be tested for the coronavirus ahead of medical workers as plans for Project Restart continue.
May 15, 2020

Royal Mail shares rise as under-fire ‘Flying Postman’ takes-off

It's the sight no chief executive wants to see when they step down - a rise in the share price.
May 15, 2020

The singing security guard performing lockdown gigs at historic castle

Tour guide Jodie Daniels is now working as a security guard at the castle
May 15, 2020

EastEnders ‘will go off air’ next month as BBC runs out of episodes

Soap has already been cut down to just two shows a week as the outbreak brought filming to a halt
May 15, 2020

Bundesliga boosts profile as soccer-starved fans tune in

Germany's Bundesliga will attract legions of new armchair fans around the world this weekend when it becomes the first of Europe's major soccer leagues to resume after a two-month shutdown due to the coronavirus.
May 15, 2020

UK has chance to change transport forever – Boardman

It has taken a pandemic, empty roads and one of the sunniest Springs on record for Britons to fall back in love with the bicycle but the fear keeping Chris Boardman awake at night is that it will be a brief flirtation.
May 15, 2020

Movies or Bundesliga? Former champions Kaiserslautern want both

More than 200 countries will be broadcasting the restart of the German Bundesliga on Saturday but former champions and current third division club Kaiserslautern will be getting ready to go to the movies.
May 15, 2020

This is Met Office ‘s view on reports of 30C heatwave

Forecasts state it should start to turn very warm but there is still a chance of some showers in the north-west of the country
May 15, 2020

SA Rugby agrees R1.2-billion in cuts due to COVID-19

The governing body of South African Rugby (SA Rugby) has reached an agreement with related stakeholders to cut R1.2-billion ($64.69 million) from its expenditure for the remainder of 2020 as it battles to stay afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 15, 2020

Spa given green light for Belgian GP without spectators

The Belgian Formula One Grand Prix, scheduled for the end of August but threatened by the COVID-19 pandemic, can go ahead without spectators, regional authorities said on Friday.