May 18, 2020

“A tortuous time” Dad speaks up over daughter’s Corona-like illness

Piers Robert says his five-year-old stepdaughter was "fit and well" before falling ill with the virus
May 18, 2020

McIlroy, Johnson triumph as charity match offers ‘normalcy’

A tie-break win for world number one Rory McIlroy and teammate Dustin Johnson at the Driving Relief two-on-two charity skins match Sunday injected suspense to a course absent of fans and applause in the COVID-19 era.
May 18, 2020

European season will finish in August, says UEFA president

UEFA has a plan to finish the 2019-20 season by August, including the Champions League and Europa League campaigns, the European soccer governing body's president Aleksander Ceferin has said.
May 18, 2020

FC Seoul left deflated after sex doll gaffe

South Korean football club FC Seoul have apologised after they used sex dolls instead of mannequins to fill seats during a K League match at their empty stadium on Sunday.
May 18, 2020

Talking points from the Bundesliga weekend

Talking points from the Bundesliga's return at the weekend:
May 18, 2020

NASCAR returns to sound of silence

Kevin Harvick and NASCAR both celebrated victories on Sunday as the stock car series returned to live racing from a two-month novel coronavirus forced hiatus at an empty Darlington Raceway.
May 18, 2020

English Premier League could show more matches on free-to-air, minister says

The English Premier League could show more matches on free-to-air TV platforms once it resumes, including during the normally protected 1500 BST slot on a Saturday, minister Oliver Dowden said on Monday.
May 18, 2020

Strongman says his baby daughter learned to stand at eight weeks

He says baby Lula was inspired by watching videos of her dad on YouTube
May 18, 2020

Rugby: Milner-Skudder relishing Highlanders chance after injury woes

Former All Blacks winger Nehe Milner-Skudder is chomping at the bit to reboot his rugby career with the Otago Highlanders after going through "dark places" with injury.
May 18, 2020

Man turns home into a giant ball pit – without telling his wife

"I almost sometimes think, ‘what would have been my childhood fantasy?’"
May 18, 2020

Premier League could be back in mid-June with free-to-air matches

It is hoped the games will encourage people to stay at home
May 18, 2020

Ryanair describes 14-day flight quarantine plan as ‘nonsense’

The boss of Ryanair has described as "nonsense" UK government plans to introduce 14-day quarantines for international flight passengers as the coronavirus crisis eases.