Canoe quintet confirmed for Tokyo 2021

Last Updated: 09/04/20 12:02pm Liam Heath receives his K1 canoe sprint gold medal at Rio 2016 The British Olympic Association and British Canoeing have confirmed five athletes selected for the postponed 2020 Olympics will retain their places for the rescheduled 2021 event. Among the quintet is Liam Heath, who was a gold medal winner in…

The Spanish Masters

Last Updated: 08/04/20 5:34pm Seve Ballesteros (right) and Jose Maria Olazabal Three Spaniards have combined for five memorable Masters victories over the last 40 years. Here, we look back at Seve Ballesteros, Jose Maria Olazabal and Sergio Garcia lighting up Augusta National… Seve Ballesteros 1980 Ballesteros, age 23, won his first Masters and second major…

Man City to relay Etihad pitch

Last Updated: 09/04/20 11:37am The pitch at the Etihad Stadium will be relaid early in case Manchester City have to play games in the summer Manchester City have begun work to relay the pitch at the Etihad Stadium during the coronavirus suspension. City traditionally replace their playing surface during the close season in the summer…

What to watch on Sky Sports this Easter

Last Updated: 09/04/20 10:58am Sky Sports has announced additional multi-platform programming to give viewers their sporting fix during these times of national lockdown due to the coronavirus outbreak. During these challenging times, Sky Sports will broadcast a range of documentaries, classic matches and events, podcasts and social media content with stars from a variety of…

Premier League to give clubs cash advance

By Bryan Swanson, Chief Reporter Last Updated: 09/04/20 10:49am Premier League clubs will receive an advance payment to aid cash flow while games remain suspended Premier League clubs will receive an advance of millions of pounds each to assist their cash flow during the coronavirus pandemic, Sky Sports News has confirmed. The Times reported all…

‘Havertz wants Bayern move’

By Sky in Germany Last Updated: 09/04/20 10:22am Bayer Leverkusen want around £100m for midfielder Kai Havertz Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Kai Havertz wants to join Bayern Munich once the transfer window opens, according to Sky in Germany. Last season, the 20-year-old enjoyed a sensational breakout campaign, scoring 20 goals and registering seven assists, earning himself…

Leicestershire latest county to furlough staff

Leicestershire chairman Mehmooda Duke: “In the best interests of the club, we have now furloughed the majority of our staff, including coaches, and players, for a three-week period.” Last Updated: 09/04/20 10:38am Leicestershire have announced they will furlough the majority of their staff for the next three weeks in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Yorkshire,…