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Whyte and Chisora fights rescheduled

Monday  16:50,   30 march 2020

Dillian Whyte and Derek Chisora's fights have been rescheduled after the British Boxing Board of Control extended their suspension of UK events.Whyte vs Alexander Povetkin has been rescheduled to July 4 while a new date is in the works for... >>>

Eddie Hearn 'appalled' by 'idiotic' Billy Joe Saunders video

Monday  16:36,   30 march 2020

Billy Joe Saunders' behaviour in controversial video footage was 'unacceptable', promoter Eddie Hearn said.In the footage, the WBO world super-middleweight champion demonstrates boxing techniques on a punching bag and can be seen... >>>

Tokyo Olympics confirm next year's dates for the delayed Games, with the opening ceremony to begin on July 23 before wrapping up on August 8 (but it's still called the 2021 Olympics!)

Monday  15:45,   30 march 2020

The organisers of the Tokyo Olympics have confirmed their key dates for the tournament after it was pushed back to next year due to the coronavirus pandemic.Japan were forced to delay the highly-anticipated tournament with the killer virus sweeping... >>>

Benzema mocks 'inferior' Giroud

Monday  15:20,   30 march 2020

Olivier Giroud been likened to "go-karting" in comparison to "F1" Karim Benzema in an astonishing outburst from the Real Madrid striker. Benzema has not played for France since before the Euro 2016 tournament, and has even suggested he would be... >>>

With toilet paper for prizes, US golfers play on despite virus

Monday  13:15,   30 march 2020

There are precautions to allow for safety and cut the chances of spreading or contracting the deadly virus.The Cactus Tour will stage its 12th 54-hole event of the year, and third since major US sports league went silent, starting Tuesday at Sun... >>>

Coronavirus: Wimbledon will be cancelled – German tennis chief

Monday  11:55,   30 march 2020

German Tennis Federation vice-president Dirk Hordorff has said Wimbledon will be cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.The grand slam is scheduled to begin in London on June 29 but may not be held for the first time since 1945, when there was no >>>

Gundogan: Fair to give Liverpool title

Monday  10:35,   30 march 2020

Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan would be "okay" with runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool being awarded the title if the season was not completed.Liverpool are 25 points clear of second-placed City, but the league was suspended on... >>>

Di Maria: I tore up Real Madrid's letter telling me to miss World Cup final

Monday  05:20,   30 march 2020

The Spanish side wanted the winger to avoid aggravating his injury because they wanted to sell him in the summerDi Maria was ever-present in the Albiceleste's campaign in Brazil until he suffered a muscle injury in the first-half of the... >>>

Trophy-hungry Kane says he cannot guarantee Spurs stay without progress

Monday  05:20,   30 march 2020

Trophy-hungry Kane says he cannot guarantee Spurs stay without progress(Reuters) - Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane said on Sunday that he could leave the Premier League club if the team does not progress in the right direction as he wants to... >>>

Dortmund will not block Sancho summer exit

Sunday  17:45,   29 march 2020

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke says the club will not stand in the way of Jadon Sancho if he wants to leave in the summer. Sky Sports News has been told that when the German football season resumes - and finishes - and when the transfer... >>>

Smith eligible to captain Australia

Sunday  15:35,   29 march 2020

Steve Smith is eligible to captain Australia again with his leadership ban following the ball-tampering affair having elapsed. Former skipper Smith was suspended from playing for his country for 12 months after the Newlands scandal in March 2018 and >>>

Coronavirus: Swiss joker Wawrinka celebrates birthday with clone party

Sunday  15:26,   29 march 2020

Stan Wawrinka enjoys his own company, and he had plenty of that from a group of clones in a video to mark his 35th birthday.The Swiss three-time grand slam winner is waiting it out after the ATP ground to a standstill earlier this month, with tennis >>>

'I spoke to Conte on the phone': Olivier Giroud reveals Inter Milan, Lazio and Chelsea's bitter rivals Tottenham tried to sign him in January but he is now keen on penning new Blues contract

Sunday  14:20,   29 march 2020

The 33-year-old claims he was sure to leave Stamford Bridge, before an injury to team-mate Tammy Abraham saw a potential move to the San Siro blocked. © Getty (Photo by Andrea Staccioli/LightRocket via Getty Images) Giroud has spoken out on the... >>>

British boxer Anthony Yarde reveals his father has died from coronavirus despite having NO health issues as he urges people to stay at home amid deadly pandemic

Sunday  12:35,   29 march 2020

British boxer Anthony Yarde has announced his father has passed away from coronavirus. The 28-year-old light heavyweight revealed the sad news on his Instagram account.The 28-year-old light heavyweight revealed the sad news on his Instagram account... >>>

NHS to use Man City's Etihad Stadium

Sunday  05:30,   29 march 2020

Manchester City's Etihad Stadium will be partially taken over by the NHS to help in the fight against coronavirus . It is understood City will make available their executive boxes and conference rooms with the purpose of helping with the... >>>