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Formula-1 season to start in Baku this season?

Soon after the official announcement of the canceling the Australian Grand Prix, talks were held due to the coronavirus spread worldwide, and that the racing season wouldn't start until June 7, when the races are scheduled to be held in Baku, …

UEFA uncertain of coronavirus impact on Euro 2020

It is not yet clear whether Euro 2020 will be affected by the coronavirus outbreak which has struck Italy, one of the 12 host countries, vice-president of European soccer body UEFA Michele Uva said. "We are at the …

Europa League match to be played behind closed doors

Inter Milan have confirmed that its Europa League match against Ludogorets will be played behind closed doors as authorities try to contain the novel coronavirus. The Italian government is moving toward having other matches played …

Tokyo Olympics under threat from coronavirus

Chief executive officer of the Tokyo Olympics Toshiro Muto said that organisers are "extremely worried" about the possible effect of the new coronavirus on this summer's Games. He said he hoped the …

Khabib Nurmagomedov 'humbles' Conor McGregor

It seems UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov did what he planned to do with Irish fighter Conor McGregor, according to editor at talkSPORT Alex McCarthy. In 2018, ahead of their fight, …

Scotland to ban heading in football for children

Children in Scotland will be banned from heading the ball in training due to links between football and dementia. BBC Scotland said the Scottish Football Association (SFA) was set to announce the ban for under-12s later this …

Holloway still wants Nurmagomedov fight

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway said he wants to fight UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov and is still optimistic it will happen. "I wish it happened," he stressed. …

Justin Gaethje wants to defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov

Justin Gaethje, an MMA fighter performing in the UFC, said he intends not to allow lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov to leave the sport undefeated. “I will try to get to Khabib. I cannot allow him to remain undefeated, at …

Ferguson to fight with Nurmagomedov

The fight between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and ex-champion Tony Ferguson in the same weight category is inevitable: Ferguson signed the contract. This information was confirmed by the Ballengee Group, a management …