Champions League: UEFA announces how qualification could work if coronavirus cancels domestic seasons

UEFA’s executive committee approved guidelines for Champions League and Europa League qualification for next season should domestic leagues not finish their 2019-20 campaigns due to the coronavirus pandemic. Following a meeting on Thursday between the European Club Association, European Leagues and FIFPRO Europe, UEFA urged countries and leagues to explore Read more

Coronavirus: IndyCar cancels Detroit Grand Prix, adds three other races to schedule

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to postpone or eliminate nearly every major sporting event in its path, and that continued Monday with the cancellation of the Detroit Grand Prix. IndyCar was set to begin racing in Detroit on May 29, but Michigan’s lockdown procedures prevented workers from constructing the track in Read more

Preakness Stakes looks for new date for Triple Crown race at Pimlico, cancels famous infield party

With concerns growing from organizers that the coronavirus will not be properly contained by the time the race rolls around, the Preakness Stakes will have its famous infield concert and party canceled as those in charge scramble to find a new date for the Baltimore leg of the Triple Crown. Read more

California commission cancels all combat sports events through the end of May

The possibility of UFC putting on fight cards in the near future continues to become a difficult proposition.  The California State Athletic Commission canceled all combat sports events through May, the state’s Department of Consumer Affairs announced Thursday, because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  The decision once again leaves UFC Read more

Coronavirus: Belgium’s top soccer league cancels rest of season, declares first-place team champion

The Belgium first division has canceled the rest of its season due to the coronavirus pandemic while declaring Club Brugge as champion for the 2019-20 campaign. The league made the announcement on Thursday after a conference call with the board of directors. Club Brugge, one of the biggest clubs in Read more

Coronavirus: MLB cancels 2020 London Series between Cardinals and Cubs scheduled in June

Major League Baseball, like many sports leagues around the world, has been shut down indefinitely because of the growing threat that is the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Spring training has been suspended and Opening Day has been pushed back to at least mid May, and that remains subject to change as Read more

SEC cancels 2020 spring meetings scheduled for May amid coronavirus outbreak

The SEC has canceled its 2020 spring meetings that were originally scheduled for the last week of May in Destin, Florida, due to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. The conference will explore alternate methods to hold the meetings, which include conversations regarding rule changes, recognition of award winners and administrative meetings Read more