Asymptomatic All-Star slugger Gallo tests positive for virus

Asymptomatic All-Star slugger Gallo tests positive for virus

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 | AP | Arlington

All-Star slugger Joey Gallo tested positive for the coronavirus, forcing the outfielder who is asymptomatic to miss the start of summer camp for the Texas Rangers after being among teammates who had worked out at their new ballpark for several weeks before that. Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said Monday that...

Leicester loyalty ‘cements Vardy legacy’, says Rodgers

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 | AFP | Leciester

Brendan Rodgers says Jamie Vardy’s decision to stay at Leicester has cemented his legacy at the King Power Stadium after the striker joined the Premier League’s “100 club”. The striker turned down the chance to join Arsenal in 2016, just weeks after spearheading the Foxes’ Premier League title success. Other members of...

ISL 7 to be held behind closed doors

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

The seventh Indian Super League is set to be held behind closed doors from November to March and it is likely to be restricted to two states in view of the Covid-19 pandemic with Goa and Kerala emerging as frontrunners. “The league will be held behind closed doors for sure and...

ISL approves 4 foreign players regulation for 2021-22 season

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

The Indian Super League on Monday approved 3+1 foreign player regulation for matches of the franchise-based event, bringing it down from the existing five to boost “increased participation” of local players. The regulation will become part of the competition guidelines from the eighth season in 2021-22. The decision was taken during a...

New Zealand offers to host IPL after UAE and Sri Lanka

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

New Zealand is the latest country after UAE and Sri Lanka which has offered to host the IPL in case the billion dollar league can’t be held in India due to rising cases of coronavirus. The postponement announcement of the T20 World Cup, to be held in October-November in Australia, is...

Saints stun City

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 | AFP | Southampton

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola admitted his side cannot lose games in the manner they did in going down 1-0 at Southampton on Sunday if they are to take the Premier League title back from Liverpool next season. City lost for the ninth time in the league this season as Che...

Messi will finish career at Barca: Bartomeu

Tuesday, 07 July 2020 | Agencies | VILlARrEAL

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has said that Lionel Messi will end his career at the Catalan club, dismissing a report saying the Argentine no longer wishes to renew his current contract when it expires next year. “Messi has said he will end his working and footballing life at Barca,” Bartomeu...

No logo on Pak players' training kits due to lack of sponsor: Reports

No logo on Pak players' training kits due to lack of sponsor: Reports

Monday, 06 July 2020 | IANS | Karachi

The Pakistan cricket team, which is currently in England to play three Tests and as many T20Is in August and September, has no logo on its training kits. According to a report in cricketpakistan.com.pk, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is currently struggling to find a sponsor for the side. The PCB's last...

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