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PCB chief expects 2020 T20 World Cup to be postponed

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani has said the logistical challenge of keeping 16 teams in a bio-secure bubble to limit the risk of COVID-19 makes staging the Twenty20 World Cup in Australia this year "impossible".

ICC defers T20 World Cup decision to July

The International Cricket Council (ICC) deferred its decision on the fate of this year's Twenty20 World Cup to next month, saying it would further explore contingency plans while also preparing to deliver the tournament in Australia.

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Preparations continue for T20 World Cup this year: ICC

The International Cricket Council has told Reuters it is continuing preparations for the Twenty20 World Cup to be held in Australia this year as planned and denied reports on Wednesday that a decision had been taken to postpone the event.

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BCCI won't push for World Cup postponement to open IPL window

India's cricket board will not push for the Twenty20 World Cup in Australia to be postponed but would consider staging the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the October/November slot if it becomes available, a senior BCCI official has told Reuters.

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Djokovic tests positive for coronavirus after exhibition tournament

Djokovic tests positive for coronavirus after exhibition tournament

Novak Djokovic, the men's world number one tennis player, has tested positive for coronavirus after playing in his Adria Tour exhibition tournament in the Balkan region.

Masks and horses at the Royal Ascot

Masks and horses at the Royal Ascot

Masks and empty stands replace hats and around 300,000 people that would normally attend the five day annual racing event.

Sports restart with empty stands

Sports restart with empty stands

As countries ease out of lockdown, sports leagues resume play with empty stands as well as testing and social distancing for athletes, staff and media.