Premier League clubs pushing for fixed date for season to return

The Independent has been told that figures at some clubs now want more clarity on when they return, both due to financial pressures and so football staff can start physically preparing players

J.J. Watt roasts himself over high school football photo

J.J. Watt is his own biggest critic. Replying to a before-and-after meme Wednesday — showing what the Texans defensive end looked like in high school compared to now — the five-time Pro…

'Send me location!' Khabib breaks silence on UFC 249 cancelation during McGregor-gatecrashed Instagr

UFC champ Khabib Nurmagomedov has broken his silence since confirming he would not circumvent covid-19 quarantine measures to fight at UFC 249, asking fans advising him to travel where exactly they think he should fly.

Health secretary tells Premier League players to take pay cuts

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has told Premier League footballs to take a look at the NHS staff members who have sacrificed their lives in order to fight the coronavirus pandemic, and called on them to “play their part” and take a pay cut to look after others who are less fortunate. Speaking at Downing Street’s daily coronavirus briefing, Hancock s

'There may be no more tennis this year', says Wimbledon chief Lewis

Tennis may not return until 2021 after the coronavirus pandemic caused the cancellation of the entire grasscourt season and most of the claycourt campaign, All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) chief executive Richard Lewis said on Thursday.

Mike Francesa and top WFAN hosts asked to take pay cut by Entercom

As part of its layoff and furlough plan, WFAN’s parent company, Entercom, has asked its top hosts from Mike Francesa to Boomer Esiason and Gregg Giannotti to take 20-percent pay cuts and forgo bonu…

Chelsea team up with domestic abuse charity to help during coronavirus pandemic

To support Refuge, Chelsea women’s manager Emma Hayes, with players from the women’s and men’s team, have taken part in a digital campaign and the Blues will match all donations received in the next six weeks

Will the Premier League be cancelled and will players take pay cuts?

Premier League clubs will gather via conference call for a shareholders’ meeting on Friday morning

MLB cancels London Series in June: 'We are facing an unprecedented situation'

Major League Baseball announced Wednesday that the London Series scheduled for June 13-14 between the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals would be canceled in response to the coronavirus pandemic. 

'I am in shape to fight right now!' Conor McGregor accuses Khabib of 'very high risk' return to Russ

Conor McGregor has accused Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson of cowardice after a fight between the pair was cancelled for a fifth time, and sparked speculation that he would be ready to step in and win at UFC 249.

When GOATs Leave: What happens to the fantasy output of legends after they switch teams?

Manning. Jordan. Gretzky. These legends all left the teams that drafted them after 10-plus years. Let's review how they fared after leaving to see if we can gauge Brady's potential.

Aaron Boone relives injury that led to Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez blockbuster

It remains remarkable — 16 years later — that a game of pickup basketball drastically altered the history of baseball’s most prominent franchise. If Aaron Boone and his wife had plans that Fr…

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