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English sport returns behind closed doors after government go-ahead – The Guardian
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English sport returns behind closed doors after government go-ahead – The Guardian

“The British sporting recovery has begun,” declared the culture secretary, Oliver Dowden, as he announced that professional sport in England can resume from Monday, paving the way for the first domestic live action in almost three months. Speaking at the daily Downing Street press briefing, Dowden said the government had settled on a set of…

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“No Sport Until 1st June” Reaction | Should We Just Void The Season And Hand Liverpool The Title Now – 90min Football
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“No Sport Until 1st June” Reaction | Should We Just Void The Season And Hand Liverpool The Title Now – 90min Football

85.1K Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don’t like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Published on May 11, 2020The UK Government have said the earliest sport…

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New shape of sport begins to emerge: team games and elite level set to lose out – The Guardian
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New shape of sport begins to emerge: team games and elite level set to lose out – The Guardian

Finally, after weeks of claustrophobia and a weekend of confusion, some clarity. From Wednesday, tennis players and golfers in England will be able to lubricate rusty swings and overly tight hips again. Basketball players will be able to dunk and shoot from downtown. And all outdoor sports facilities will be allowed to open, with the…

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No professional sport in England until June 1, government announces – Sky Sports
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No professional sport in England until June 1, government announces – Sky Sports

Top-level sport in England could restart behind closed doors from June 1 but spectators may not be able to attend venues until a coronavirus vaccine is found. The government’s road map for exiting the lockdown, imposed to limit the spread of coronavirus, was published on Monday afternoon, setting out the conditions under which various activities…

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Coronavirus in Sport LIVE: Premier League return LATEST, games ‘to be shown on YouTube’, Bundesliga restart is – The Sun
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Coronavirus in Sport LIVE: Premier League return LATEST, games ‘to be shown on YouTube’, Bundesliga restart is – The Sun

COVID IN SPORT Live Blog5 May 2020, 12:24Updated: 5 May 2020, 12:24THE Premier League is planning to return on June 12 at neutral venues – but only if it gets the green light from the government. However, PFA chief Gordon Taylor has stunned fans by revealing that playing less than 90 minutes could be one…

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Coronavirus sport news LIVE: Jordan Henderson ‘launches Ebay football shirt drive’, Man Utd to warn Rojo – Evening Standard
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Coronavirus sport news LIVE: Jordan Henderson ‘launches Ebay football shirt drive’, Man Utd to warn Rojo – Evening Standard

Parish warns bottom six objecting restart to consider financial threatCrystal Palace chairman Steve Parish has warned the bottom six clubs opposing the resumption of the Premier League in neutral grounds that they are not taking the financial threat to the league seriously enough.The Premier League have put forward plans to use up to 10 neutral…

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Sky Sports and BT Sport in discussions to stream Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham matches for free – Football.London
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Sky Sports and BT Sport in discussions to stream Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham matches for free – Football.London

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Coronavirus in Sport LIVE: Premier League return LATEST, Bundesliga restart backed, Rojo caught playing poker – The Sun
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Coronavirus in Sport LIVE: Premier League return LATEST, Bundesliga restart backed, Rojo caught playing poker – The Sun

COVID IN SPORT Live Blog4 May 2020, 23:58Updated: 5 May 2020, 0:00THE Premier League is planning to return on June 12 at neutral venues – but only once it gets the green light from the government. While over the pond, UFC 249 is set to ahead on May 9 to bring us some live sport…

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Coronavirus sport news LIVE: Jordan Henderson ‘launches Ebay football shirt drive’, Man Utd to warn Rojo – Evening Standard
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Coronavirus sport news LIVE: Jordan Henderson ‘launches Ebay football shirt drive’, Man Utd to warn Rojo – Evening Standard

Lloris: It would be cruel on Liverpool not to be championsTottenham captain Hugo Lloris says it would ‘be cruel’ on Liverpool not to be crowned Premier League champions.Discussions continue among the Premier League and its 20 clubs over Project Restart and plans to resume the 2019-20 campaign, and Spurs skipper Lloris has admitted that it…

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Coronavirus sport news LIVE: Premier League in Australia? Project Restart could kick off in Perth – Evening Standard
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Coronavirus sport news LIVE: Premier League in Australia? Project Restart could kick off in Perth – Evening Standard

Welcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE coverage as the coronavirus crisis continues to heavily impact sport across the globe. Latest coronavirus sports news… Premier League clubs open to finishing season in Australia Brighton opposed to neutral venue plan Live Updates 2020-05-03T15:42:07.326Z Italian clubs to return to trainingSerie A clubs are set to return to training grounds next week after getting the…

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Sport in lockdown: ‘Someone pulled the rug out from under the summer’ – The Guardian
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Sport in lockdown: ‘Someone pulled the rug out from under the summer’ – The Guardian

Will Woodward, head of sport Sport’s unravelling happened haphazardly – and then suddenly. With Champions League and Europa League games behind played behind closed doors or postponed, and plenty of debate about whether other sports should continue, the turning point was Arsenal’s head coach Mikel Arteta’s diagnosis with coronavirus, which popped up on Thursday 12…

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Coronavirus sport news LIVE: Premier League clubs told neutral venues essential for season restart – Evening Standard
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Coronavirus sport news LIVE: Premier League clubs told neutral venues essential for season restart – Evening Standard

Welcome to the Evening Standard’s LIVE coverage as the coronavirus crisis continues to heavily impact sport across the globe. Latest coronavirus sports news… LaLiga clubs to decide on restart, says PM Rashford sends message to Man Utd youth sides Beaumont re-elected as World Rugby chief Roy disappointed at The Hundred postponement  Entire 2020-21 season behind closed doors? Athletic and Real…

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Coronavirus in Sport LIVE: Premier League return and ‘scared’ players latest, UFC 249 updates, WWE ‘with fans – The Sun
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Coronavirus in Sport LIVE: Premier League return and ‘scared’ players latest, UFC 249 updates, WWE ‘with fans – The Sun

COVID IN SPORT Live Blog2 May 2020, 12:06Updated: 2 May 2020, 12:06PREMIER LEAGUE football is awaiting the green light from government as players head back to training. But while English football will be behind closed doors for the foreseeable future, Florida’s governor has raised hopes that WWE could return with fans. And there could be…

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Coronavirus in Sport LIVE: Premier League return ‘as soon as possible’, Olympics may be cancelled, UFC LATEST – The Sun
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Coronavirus in Sport LIVE: Premier League return ‘as soon as possible’, Olympics may be cancelled, UFC LATEST – The Sun

COVID IN SPORT Live Blog28 Apr 2020, 19:43Updated: 28 Apr 2020, 19:43THE government has announced that it is working with the Premier League to get the football season up and running as soon as possible. However, it is a very different story in France where the Ligue 1 and 2 season has been cancelled as…

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Coronavirus in Sport LIVE: Premier League to return in weeks EXCLUSIVE, training grounds open, UFC Fight – The Sun
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Coronavirus in Sport LIVE: Premier League to return in weeks EXCLUSIVE, training grounds open, UFC Fight – The Sun

COVID IN SPORT Live Blog27 Apr 2020, 23:18Updated: 27 Apr 2020, 23:19THE British Grand Prix WILL go ahead — but without any fans, it has been announced. Meanwhile the Premier League is likely to go ahead in June, as players get set to return from being housed abroad during lockdown. And rugby stars could lose…

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