XFL suspends operations and lays off employees, currently has no plans to return in 2021, per report

The XFL already had a questionable future once it suspended its inaugural season after five games due to the coronavirus pandemic. Now the league’s future seems to be in serious jeopardy.  Per ESPN’s Field Yates, the XFL is suspending day-to-day operations and all employees have been laid off. The league Read more

British Boxing Board suspends Billy Joe Saunders’ license after insensitive social media post

After years of talk, Billy Joe Saunders had finally lined up a fight with Canelo Alvarez. Then came the global coronavirus pandemic, followed by word Canelo and Gennadiy Golovkin had agreed to meet in a trilogy fight later in the year, overshadowing Saunders’ shot at the Mexican superstar. And now, Read more

College football coronavirus updates: SEC and ACC cancel, Big Ten suspends spring sports-related activities

The coronavirus outbreak has brought a halt to just about every sporting league across the country. Collegiate athletics have not been spared as the NCAA announced recently its decision to cancel all winter and spring championships in 2020, including the men’s and women’s basketball tournaments. In addition to that, some Read more

NBA suspends season due to coronavirus outbreak; owners preparing for no games until June, per report

After taking the initial step to play games in empty arenas, the NBA issued a statement on Wednesday night declaring that the 2019-20 season will be suspended “until further notice.” The decision is a result of Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert testing positive for the coronavirus ahead of Utah’s game against the Oklahoma City Read more

NBA suspends season due to coronavirus outbreak; owners preparing for no games until June, per report

After taking the initial step to play games in empty arenas, the NBA issued a statement on Wednesday night declaring that the 2019-20 season will be suspended “until further notice.” The decision is a result of Utah Jazz star Rudy Gobert testing positive for the coronavirus ahead of Utah’s game against the Oklahoma City Read more

Coronavirus: USA Basketball suspends all scheduled events ‘until further notice’ due to COVID-19 outbreak

After the NBA announced it would suspend play until further notice because of the outbreak of the coronavirus across the country, other sports leagues began to follow suit by postponing games, or canceling them entirely. Friday afternoon, USA Basketball shared that it will also postpone all scheduled events for the Read more

Coronavirus: Three Leicester City players in isolation as Premier League suspends play

Three players from Premier League club Leicester City are in self-isolation after showing symptoms of coronavirus, manager Brendan Rogers told reporters Thursday. The players were not identified, but are being kept away from teammates as a precaution. “We’ve had a few players that have shown symptoms and signs (of coronavirus),” Read more

Coronavirus: Premier League suspends season after Arsenal’s Arteta and Chelsea’s Odoi test positive for virus

All professional soccer games in England have been postponed, including the Premier League, which has suspended play for the remainder of the month amid the coronavirus outbreak. The announcement by the Premier League, FA, EFL and WSL comes hours after Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta and a Chelsea forward Callum Hudson-Odoi Read more