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F1 CEO says racing will continue if driver tests positive

Wednesday, 3 June 2020, 11:53 Last update: about 6 hours ago Associated Press

Formula One races won't be canceled if a driver tests positive for the coronavirus or if a team withdraws, CEO Chase Carey says. F1 wants to avoid a repeat of the season opener in Australia in...

Portuguese football league next in line to resume in Europe

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 13:57 Last update: about 6 hours ago Associated Press

The Portuguese league will resume this week as European soccer continues to make its gradual return amid the coronavirus pandemic. After the Bundesliga and some other minor leagues resumed,...

Icardi's arrival at PSG could push Cavani to look elsewhere

Sunday, 31 May 2020, 17:42 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

Prolific striker Mauro Icardi's arrival at French champion Paris Saint-Germain on a four-year deal raises doubts as to record scorer Edinson Cavani's future at the club. Icardi joined PSG on a...

Atalanta coach feared for his life as he fought virus

Sunday, 31 May 2020, 12:23 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

When Atalanta coach Gian Piero Gasperini was struggling with the coronavirus in mid-March, the prospect of entering Bergamo’s hospital -- which was overflowing with COVID-19 patients at the time...

Bayern beats Fortuna 5-0 to take 10-point Bundesliga lead

Saturday, 30 May 2020, 21:34 Last update: about 4 days ago Associated Press

Robert Lewandowski scored twice as Bayern Munich took a confident step closer to an eighth straight German title with a 5-0 demolition of Fortuna Düsseldorf in an empty stadium on...

Premier League gets government approval to pursue restart

Saturday, 30 May 2020, 18:39 Last update: about 4 days ago Associated Press

The English Premier League was given government approval on Saturday to press ahead with its June 17 restart although players will have to stay apart during goal celebrations and disputes to maintain...

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