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Thailand, Malaysia weightlifters barred from Tokyo 2020

Thailand, Malaysia weightlifters barred from Tokyo 2020

Paris (France), Apr 5: Thailand and Malaysia have been banned from sending weightlifters to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo...

Trump optimistic pro sports can return to having fans in stands by late summer: report

Trump optimistic pro sports can return to having...

Washington DC (USA), Apr 5: President Donald Trump is optimistic pro sports can return to having fans in the stands...

Baseball club to return to practice after ill employee tests negative for coronavirus

Baseball club to return to practice after ill...

Seoul (South Korea), Apr 5: The South Korean baseball club Kiwoom Heroes will resume training Sunday after an ill team...

Antonio Brown formally charged in assault of driver outside Florida home: report

Antonio Brown formally charged in assault of driver...

Florida (USA) April 5: NFL wide receiver Antonio Brown was formally charged in the alleged assault of a moving truck...

English Premier League 'suspended indefinitely' as players are asked to take wage cuts

English Premier League 'suspended indefinitely' as players are...

London (UK) April 4: The English Premier League will not resume at the beginning of May and has been suspended...

Senators offer use of arena, other facilities to Ontario government amid pandemic

Senators offer use of arena, other facilities to...

Ottawa (Canada), Apr 4: The Ottawa Senators have offered the Canadian Tire Centre, the building's nine adjacent parking lots, and...

Jemele Hill attacks Robert Kraft for being 'friends' with Trump as the Patriots' plane delivers masks to US

Jemele Hill attacks Robert Kraft for being 'friends'...

Washington (USA) April 3: Former ESPN host and vocal Trump critic Jemele Hill blasted New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft...

Baseball clubs open to playing postseason at league's only dome as neutral venue: source

Baseball clubs open to playing postseason at league's...

Seoul (South Korea), Apr 3: If the 2020 South Korean baseball postseason gets pushed to early winter by the coronavirus...

IOC: Olympic events to use same venues in 2021

IOC: Olympic events to use same venues in...

Tokyo (Japan), Apr 3: Officials of the International Olympic Committee say that next year's Tokyo Games will use the same...

Tottenham's Son Heung-min to begin military training to fulfill exemption requirement

Tottenham's Son Heung-min to begin military training to...

Seoul (South Korea), Apr 2: Tottenham Hotspur's South Korean star Son Heung-min will begin his military training later this month...

Wimbledon tennis championships cancelled due to coronavirus

Wimbledon tennis championships cancelled due to coronavirus

Brussels (Belgium) Apr 2: Wimbledon tennis championships have been cancelled for the first time since World War II because of...

NFL agent reveals parents died from coronavirus 6 minutes apart

NFL agent reveals parents died from coronavirus 6...

Washington (USA) Apr 2: NFL agent Buddy Baker revealed grim news Tuesday.

Senators confirm 4 new cases of COVID-19 within organization, raising total to 6

Senators confirm 4 new cases of COVID-19 within...

Ontario (Canada), Apr 2: The Ottawa Senators say four additional members of the organization have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing...

Canada's youth sports machine has ground to complete halt

Canada's youth sports machine has ground to complete...

Ottawa (Canada), Apr 2: A few weeks ago, Colin Bloom's life was a self-inflicted conveyer belt of sporting chaos. And...

With season on hold due to coronavirus, S. Korean football clubs in dire financial straits

With season on hold due to coronavirus, S....

Seoul (South Korea) April 01: With so much uncertainty surrounding the start of the new season, South...

Four-time MVP in S. Korean men's basketball announces retirement

Four-time MVP in S. Korean men's basketball announces...

Seoul (South Korea) April 01: Yang Dong-geun, the most decorated player in South Korean pro basketball history,...

Baseball league defends about-face on quarantining foreign players

Baseball league defends about-face on quarantining foreign players

Seoul (South Korea) April 01: The South Korean baseball league on Tuesday defended its choice to retroactively apply...

Former Canucks goalie Eddie Lack retires after stepping away with injury

Former Canucks goalie Eddie Lack retires after stepping...

Ottawa (Canada) April 01: Former Vancouver Canucks goaltender Eddie Lack is retiring from the NHL.

Leafs' Dubas praises NBA's 'momentous move' to suspend season due to pandemic

Leafs' Dubas praises NBA's 'momentous move' to suspend...

Ottawa (Canada) April 01: Kyle Dubas was watching television the evening of March 11 when news started to...

Chinese Olympic Committee supports IOC decision on new dates for Tokyo 2020

Chinese Olympic Committee supports IOC decision on new...

Beijing (China) April 01: The Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) released a statement on Tuesday to express its firm support...

Hungarian swimming champion Boglarka Kapas tests positive for COVID-19

Hungarian swimming champion Boglarka Kapas tests positive for...

Budapest (Hungary) April 01: Hungarian Olympic bronze medalist Boglarka Kapas announced on her Facebook page on Tuesday that she tested...

Ex-Brazil midfielder Menezes named Vasco boss

Ex-Brazil midfielder Menezes named Vasco boss

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) April 01: Former Brazil international midfielder Ramon Menezes has been named head coach of Vasco da...

Tokyo Olympics confirmed to be held from July 23 to Aug. 8, 2021

Tokyo Olympics confirmed to be held from July...

Tokyo (Japan) April 01: The Tokyo Olympic Games has been rescheduled to July 23 to August 8, 2021, organizers of...

ISSF supports new dates for Tokyo 2020, allocated quotas valid

ISSF supports new dates for Tokyo 2020, allocated...

Beijing (China) April 01: The International Sports Shooting Federation (ISSF) voiced support for the new dates of the delayed...

Sanya 2020 Asian Beach Games unveils mascot in motion

Sanya 2020 Asian Beach Games unveils mascot in...

Sanya (China) April 01: The 6th Asian Beach Games Sanya 2020 (SABG) Organising Committee released the mascot in motion...

Chengdu 2021 Universiade to maintain summer 2021 timing after Tokyo 2020 set new dates

Chengdu 2021 Universiade to maintain summer 2021 timing...

Sydney (Australia), Mar 31: The International University Sports Federation (FISU) voiced its support on Tuesday for the revised dates for...

Boxing champ suspended over video instructing how men should deal with women during coronavirus quarantine

Boxing champ suspended over video instructing how men...

London (UK) March 31: British boxing champion Billy Joe Saunders was indefinitely suspended Monday after a video appeared to show...