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Players must decide by Thursday whether to opt out of season

7:38am IST

National Football League (NFL) players have until 4 p.m. ET on Thursday to decide whether they will opt out of the new season, a source with knowledge of the matter confirmed to Reuters on Monday.

NFL-Players must decide by Thursday whether to opt out of season

7:28am IST

Aug 3 National Football League (NFL) players have until 4 p.m. ET on Thursday to decide whether they will opt out of the new season, a source with knowledge of the matter confirmed to Reuters on Monday.

Cardinals-Tigers series postponed due to COVID-19 positives; Jeter calls for 'empathy'

3:19am IST

Seven players and six staff members from the St. Louis Cardinals have tested positive for COVID-19 over the last week, Major League Baseball (MLB) said on Monday, forcing the postponement of the team's series against the Detroit Tigers this week.

MLB-Cardinals-Tigers series postponed due to COVID-19 positives; Jeter calls for 'empathy'

3:14am IST

Aug 3 Seven players and six staff members from the St. Louis Cardinals have tested positive for COVID-19 over the last week, Major League Baseball (MLB) said on Monday, forcing the postponement of the team's series against the Detroit Tigers this week.

Mets left scrambling as Cespedes no-shows, then opts out of season

03 Aug 2020

NEW YORK New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes has opted out of the remainder of the 2020 season for "COVID-related reasons," the team said, after he did not show up for Sunday's away game against the Atlanta Braves.

MLB-Mets left scrambling as Cespedes no-shows, then opts out of season

03 Aug 2020

NEW YORK, Aug 2 New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes has opted out of the remainder of the 2020 season for "COVID-related reasons," the team said, after he did not show up for Sunday's away game against the Atlanta Braves.

Coronavirus rattling league as possible cases force more delays

02 Aug 2020

Major League Baseball (MLB) postponed Saturday's game and Sunday's double-header between the St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers after initial rapid tests showed another player and "multiple" staff on the Cardinals may have COVID-19.

UPDATE 1-MLB-Coronavirus rattling league as possible cases force more delays

02 Aug 2020

Aug 1 Major League Baseball (MLB) postponed Saturday's game and Sunday's double-header between the St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers after initial rapid tests showed another player and "multiple" staff on the Cardinals may have COVID-19.

Strong ratings boost momentum for women's sport

30 Jul 2020

U.S. women's soccer and basketball earned strong television ratings as they returned after being put on hold due to COVID-19, helping to quell concern that the pandemic would undo progress made in women's sports over the last year.

NBA: Bucks poised to trample Eastern Conference as season resumes

29 Jul 2020

Playing on a single site away from fans in a quarantine setting, teams in the National Basketball Association (NBA) face plenty of unknowns as the league restarts its season this week.

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