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NRL clubs receive $2.5 million lifeline from Australian Rugby League Commission
National Rugby League clubs will get approximately AUD$2.5 million from Australian Rugby League Comm
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COVID-19: Jack Grealish apologises after breaking lockdown rules
Jack Grealish has apologised and been fined by Aston Villa after breaking government lockdown guidel
13 minutes ago
Messi confirms Barcelona players will take 70% pay cut
Barcelona players will take a 70% pay cut during the coronavirus pandemic and make additional contri
5 hours ago

Tokyo Olympic Games to start on 23rd of July, 2021
The Tokyo Olympic Games will start on 23rd of July, 2021 and run till the 8th of August after being
7 hours ago
Rugby Australia CEO to take a 50% pay cut worth over AUS$400,000
Rugby Australia CEO Raelene Castle has announced that she will take a 50% pay cut worth over AUS$400
3 hours ago
Postponement of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is a positive towards Fiji's gold medal title defence - Baber
Fiji Airways Men’s National 7s coach Gareth Baber says the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic
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30/03/2020
Juventus players and Maurizio Sarri agree to coronavirus pay freeze
Juventus' players and manager Maurizio Sarri have agreed to their pay being stopped for four months to save the club an estimated 90m euros during the coronavirus pandemi
22 hours ago
Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan gives verdict on whether Liverpool should be given EPL title
Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan says it would only be "fair" to award Liverpool the Premier League title if the season is not completed because of coronavirus.
23 hours ago
All Blacks star Beauden Barrett confirms pay cuts for players amid COVID-19 pandemic
All Blacks star Beauden Barrett has confirmed pay cuts are on the horizon for New Zealand rugby players, but can't yet reveal the extent to which their back pockets will
1 day ago

England prop Marler on the verge of quitting rugby
England prop Joe Marler is on the verge of quitting rugby. The Daily Mail is reporting that the loosehead is questioning if he wants to return to the game after the b
1 day ago
Fiji 7s team may have until 2021 to prepare to win gold in the Olympics
The Fiji Men’s National 7s team may have until July next year to prepare to try and win gold in the Olympic Games. Tokyo Olympics organisers are eyeing next July as
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29/03/2020
Eddie Jones' plea for England to fight coronavirus together
England rugby coach Eddie Jones is rallying the nation behind Prime Minister Boris Johnson in the fight against Coronavirus. Jones earlier confirmed that he had taken
2 days ago
Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi fully recovers from COVID-19
Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi has fully recovered from Coronavirus according to manager Frank Lampard. The 19-year old England international became the first Premi
2 days ago
Cristiano Ronaldo to take a 3.8m euros pay cut
One of football's highest-profile stars Cristiano Ronaldo, who recently donated a million euros to hospitals in Portugal and secured ventilators for a hospital in his nat
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28/03/2020
All Blacks coach Ian Foster confirms pay-cuts agreed amid pandemic
As New Zealand Rugby prepares to take a Coronavirus financial hit that will eat a big chunk out of their near $100 million in reserves, the All Blacks have taken the lead
3 days ago
FRU signs 3 year partnership with Fiji Kava
Fiji Rugby Union has signed a three-year partnership agreement with Fiji Kava,to ensure that Fiji Rugby gains access to premium kava supply which will be used to support
3 days ago
Ex-All Black stars granted leave by their Japan club
Former All Black stars Dan Carter, Brodie Retallick and Andy Ellis were thankful that their Japanese club didn't leave them stranded and gave them their marching orders a
3 days ago

Parker vows to throw more punches if he meets Anthony Joshua again
Kiwi boxer Joseph Parker has vowed to throw more punches if he shares a ring with Anthony Joshua again. Parker lost his WBO title to Joshua two years ago but exploded
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27/03/2020
Stars may be in new colours when league returns as NRL shuts down contract talks
NRL clubs have officially been told put all contract talks on hold as the coronavirus pandemic causes chaos for the game’s financial viability. It means that a number o
4 days ago
COVID-19 halts Savea's early return from injury
Injured All Blacks star Ardie Savea was on course for an early May return to Super Rugby before the coronavirus pandemic derailed that. The backrower has been rehabbin
4 days ago
Santiago Bernebeu Stadium to be used as a medical supply storage centre in the battle against Covid-19
Spanish football giants Real Madrid announced that they would use its world-renowned Santiago Bernebeu Stadium as a medical supply storage centre in the battle against Co
4 days ago

Key decision on this year's Wimbledon will be made next week
The All England Club says a decision regarding this year's Wimbledon will be made next week. In a statement , the club said postponement and cancellation of the event,
4 days ago
I can win gold at the Tokyo Olympics - Former Olympic and world 100m champion Gatlin
Former Olympic and world 100m champion Justin Gatlin says he can win gold at the Tokyo Olympics despite him likely being 39 when the postponed Games take place. The Ol
4 days ago
Jones to take pay cut of more than 25% due to COVID-19 outbreak
England rugby head coach Eddie Jones will take a pay cut of more than 25% as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. Jones has joined the Rugby Football Union's highest-
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26/03/2020
As a team we respect the decision to postpone the Olympics - Baber
Fiji Airways Men’s National 7s Coach Gareth Baber says as a team they respect the decision to postpone the Olympics because it’s not just about themselves, this is mu
5 days ago
Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund players and directors agree to temporary pay cuts
Players and directors at Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund have agreed to take temporary pay cuts. Both German giants said the move was to help the other employees a
5 days ago
Roger Federer donates 1M Swiss francs to help 'vulnerable families in Switzerland'
Roger Federer and his wife Mirka have donated 1m Swiss francs "for the most vulnerable families in Switzerland" and have called on others to add their support. Because
5 days ago

Fury and Wilder could face-off for a third time this October
Boxing promoter, Frank Warren says British world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury could fight American Deontay Wilder for a third time in October. Last month, Fury, gai
5 days ago
Rugby Football Union braces for lost revenue of up to 50M pounds due to coronavirus outbreak
The Rugby Football Union is braced for lost revenue of up to 50 million pounds over the next 18 months as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. Chief executive Bill Sw
5 days ago
Pele claims Ronaldo is better than Messi, but says he is still the best footballer of all time
Legendary Brazilian striker Pele claims Cristiano Ronaldo is better than Lionel Messi but has quipped he is still the best footballer of all time. Pele, a three-time W
5 days ago

McGregor gives 1M euros worth of personal protective equipment for hospitals in Ireland
Conor McGregor has pledged one million euros worth of personal protective equipment for hospitals in Ireland. In a private Twitter exchange with Irish Minister for Fin
5 days ago
Anthony Joshua staying home following news that Prince Charles contracted coronavirus
Anthony Joshua is staying at home following the news that Prince Charles has contracted coronavirus. The 30-year-old heavyweight champion, met the Prince of Wales, at
5 days ago
Rescheduling Tokyo 2020 is like 'a huge jigsaw puzzle' - International Olympic Committee's President
The International Olympic Committee's President says rescheduling Tokyo 2020 is like "a huge jigsaw puzzle" and the new date "will not be restricted to the summer months"
5 days ago

25/03/2020
World Rugby welcomes IOC decision to postpone Tokyo 2020 Olympics
World Rugby have come out in support of the decision to postpone the Tokyo Olympics until 2021 due to the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic. The decision to delay t
6 days ago
McGregor pleads to Irish government for full lockdown amid global COVID-19 crisis
Conor McGregor has made a passionate call to the Irish Government and the world to introduce a "full lockdown" amid the coronavirus crisis. The mixed martial arts star
6 days ago
Roy Krishna weighing his options as a number of clubs want to sign him
Roy Krishna who captained ATK from Kolkata to win the Indian Super League has received offers from a number of Asian clubs, including teams from Indian Super League as we
6 days ago

Messi and Ronaldo make €1m donation each to COVID-19 campaign
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have reportedly donated 1m euros each to coronavirus campaign to fight the coronavirus outbreak. Barcelona forward, Messi has donate
6 days ago
Manchester City manager Guardiola donates 1M euros to fight coronavirus outbreak in Spain
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has donated 1m euros to fight the coronavirus outbreak in Spain. Guardiola, who is at his home in Barcelona, has been working wit
6 days ago
COVID-19: Olympic and Paralympic Games postponed
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been postponed until next year because of the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. The event which was scheduled to begin on t
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