• The Spanish Grand Prix has become the fifth race of the MotoGP season to be postponed because of coronavirus, BBC reports. The race in Jerez was intended to be the start of the MotoGP season following the cancellation of the original season opener in Qatar ...
  • The Azerbaijan Grand Prix has become the latest race of the 2020 season to be postponed, the organisers have announced, according to Formula 1 official website. Officials from the Baku City Circuit said on Monday: "The postponement was agreed upon after extensive discussions with ...
  • UEFA has announced the postponement of its flagship national team competition, UEFA EURO 2020, due to be played in June and July this year. The health of all those involved in the game is the priority, as well as to avoid placing any unnecessary pressure ...
  • The 2020 FIDE Candidates Tournament has officially opened in Yekaterinburg, Russia, according to the official FIDE website. The tournament brings together eight top world players competing to become the challenger to Magnus Carlsen at the FIDE World Chess Championship Match at the end of this year ...
  • The Olympic Flame lighting ceremony was held Thursday in Olympia, Greece, without spectators due to coronavirus concerns, according to Greek Reporter. The flame lighting ceremony, always held in the ancient Olympic site of Olympia, was attended by 100 accredited guests from ...

Olympic boxing qualifiers in London suspended due to coronavirus

17.03.2020 [15:11]
The European boxing qualifiers for the 2020 Olympics have been suspended after three days of competition due to the escalating coronavirus outbreak. The qualifiers, which began in London on 14 March and ...

Monaco Grand Prix to be officially cancelled

17.03.2020 [11:05]
The Monaco Grand Prix is set to become the latest casualty on the 2020 Formula 1 calendar, as coronavirus restrictions are put in place in the principality, according to the GrandPrix247 official website ...

Football: Galatasaray, Besiktas draw in Istanbul derby

16.03.2020 [10:37]
Playing in an empty stadium, Galatasaray drew with Besiktas 0-0 behind closed doors to snap the Eagles' two-game winning streak in Week 26 of the Super Lig, according to Anadolu Agency. With this game, Galatasaray extend its unbeaten series to 10 matches as the Lions' last league ...

EKF Senior Championships in Baku cancelled over coronavirus outbreak

14.03.2020 [19:54]
The European Karate Federation has informed that the 2020 EKF Senior Championships was cancelled because of the coronavirus outbreak. Scheduled to be held in Baku, Azerbaijan from March 25 to 29, the 2020 EKF Senior Championships ...

Olympic Flame lighting ceremony held in ancient Olympia

13.03.2020 [13:00]
The Olympic Flame lighting ceremony was held Thursday in Olympia, Greece, without spectators due to coronavirus concerns, according to Greek Reporter. The flame lighting ceremony, always held in the ancient Olympic site of Olympia, was attended by 100 accredited guests from ...

Australian GP called off due to coronavirus fears

13.03.2020 [10:31]
Formula One has called off Sunday's Australian Grand Prix, the opening race of its 2020 season, after a McLaren team member tested positive for coronavirus on Thursday evening. McLaren confirmed a member of its team had entered quarantine after contracting the virus ...

World Figure Skating Championships 2020 canceled due to coronavirus

12.03.2020 [12:50]
ISU World Figure Skating Championships 2020, scheduled for March 16-22 in Montreal, Canada, has been canceled because of the coronavirus outbreak. The International Skating Union (ISU) left open the possibility ...

Azerbaijani sumo wrestlers to compete at European Cup in Tallinn

11.03.2020 [14:35]
Azerbaijani sumo wrestlers will contest medals at the European Cup 2020 to be held in Tallinn, Estonia, on March 14. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Ali Hasanli (70 kg) and Elnur Aliyev (100 kg) ...

2020 European Weightlifting Championships in Moscow postponed due to coronavirus

11.03.2020 [14:26]
The 2020 European Weightlifting Championships due to take place in the Russian capital of Moscow has been delayed for two months because of the coronavirus outbreak. Initially slated for April 4-12, the championships will now be held on June 13-21 ...

IJF postpones Olympic Games qualification due to COVID-19

11.03.2020 [12:59]
The International Judo Federation has postponed qualifying tournaments for the Tokyo Summer Olympic Games until April 30 because of the coronavirus outbreak. At it extraordinary meeting, the International ...

Six Azerbaijani gymnasts to compete at FIG Artistic Gymnastics Apparatus World Cup in Baku

10.03.2020 [19:42]
Six Azerbaijani gymnasts will contest medals at the FIG Artistic Gymnastics Apparatus World Cup, AGF Trophy 2020 to be held in Baku on March 12-15. Azerbaijan’s hopes will be pinned on Murad Agharzayev, Aghamurad Gahramanov, Ivan Tikhonov, Javidan ...

Bahrain Grand Prix to run without fans due to coronavirus

10.03.2020 [18:53]
Formula One’s Bahrain Grand Prix will run this month without spectators as the island kingdom fights an outbreak of the new coronavirus, organizers announced Sunday. The extraordinary decision by Bahrain to hold ...

PSG vs Dortmund to be played behind closed doors

10.03.2020 [15:17]
The second leg of the Champions League last-16 tie between Paris Saint-Germain and Borussia Dortmund will be played behind closed doors. The Paris prefecture of police confirmed on Monday that the decision had been taken as part of measures ...

Azerbaijani twin sisters win gold and silver medals at international rhythmic gymnastics tournament

09.03.2020 [14:02]
Azerbaijani twin sisters Asmar and Sofia Seyidovas have taken gold and silver medals at the International Rhythmic Gymnastics Tournament “Tavaszi Kupa” in Budapest, Hungary. Asmar secured gold, while Sofia bagged silver ...

Manchester United beat Manchester City 2-0

09.03.2020 [12:58]
Manchester United completed their first home and away Premier League double over Manchester City since the Alex Ferguson era with a 2-0 victory at Old Trafford, according to express.co.uk. The win moves United up to fifth and leaves Pep Guardiola's second-placed City trailing leaders Liverpool by 25 points ...

Sivasspor end Galatasaray's 8-game winning streak

09.03.2020 [12:06]
Two Turkish Super Lig title contenders met on Sunday as Demir Grup Sivasspor ended reigning champs Galatasaray's eight-game winning streak, according to Anadolu Agency. In an away game in week 25 of the Turkish top-tier football league, Galatasaray drew Demir Grup Sivasspor ...