CAPE TOWN, April 14: South African batsman AB de Villiers has said that if the Twenty20 World Cup scheduled for October in Australia was postponed to next year then that could end his hopes of returning to the national side.

Six Barcelona directors quit, worsening club's chaos

Published On: April 10, 2020 08:20 PM NPT By: Reuters

BARCELONA , April 10:  Spanish La Liga champions Barcelona were in turmoil on Friday after six directors quit in the latest unravelling of the club’s hierarchy that fans and players are increasingly angry at.

Australia's tour of Bangladesh postponed due to coronavirus

Published On: April 9, 2020 07:15 PM NPT By: Reuters

SYDNEY, April 9: Australia’s proposed test tour of Bangladesh in June has been officially postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic and both boards will now work together to find new dates to reschedule the series in the future.

Wimbledon cancelled for the first time since World War Two

Published On: April 2, 2020 09:20 AM NPT By: Reuters

LONDON, April 2: The Wimbledon championships were cancelled for the first time since World War Two on Wednesday as the coronavirus pandemic struck another blue-riband sports event off the calendar and wiped out the entire tennis grasscourt season.

UEFA suspends Champions League "until further notice"

Published On: April 1, 2020 08:13 PM NPT By: Reuters

SWITZERLAND, April 1: UEFA has suspended all Champions League and Europa League matches “until further notice” due to the coronavirus pandemic, European football’s governing body said after a meeting on Wednesday.

Juventus players, coach Sarri agree pay cut due to coronavirus

Published On: March 29, 2020 09:49 AM NPT By: Reuters

ITALY, March 29: Juventus players and coach Maurizio Sarri have reached an agreement over a wage reduction that will save the Italian champions 90 million euros ($100.26 million), the Serie A club announced on Saturday.

Barcelona to cut player wages due to coronavirus

Published On: March 27, 2020 07:29 PM NPT By: Reuters

MADRID, March 27: Barcelona are taking measures to cut the wages of their players and staff to reduce the economic effects of the coronavirus crisis, the La Liga club said on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, March 27: Nepal's leg-spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane has announced to contribute Rs 100,000 to coronavirus fund set up by the government.

March 25: Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola have each donated one million euros ($1.08 million) towards the fight against coronavirus.

Tokyo Olympic postponed owing to coronavirus outbreak

Published On: March 24, 2020 08:05 PM NPT By: Associated Press

MADRID, March 24: The International Olympic Committee on Tuesday postponed this summer’s Tokyo Games for a year as coronavirus deaths mounted around the world and U.S. lawmakers closed in on a nearly $2 trillion deal to help cushion the economic damage from the crisis.