South African squad test negative for coronavirus upon arrival in Pakistan
January 17, 2021
KARACHI (92 News) - South Africa's cricket team squad have tested negative for the coronavirus in the first round of testing conducting upon their arrival in Karachi on Saturday, the Cricket South Africa said on Sunday.
January 17, 2021
Australian Open to plough ahead despite players' quarantine anger
MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley has confirmed the year’s first Grand Slam will go ahead from Feb. 8 despite anger from players forced into hard quarantine in Melbourne due to positive COVID-19 cases on their charter planes.
January 16, 2021
NBA, NHL delay games as COVID-19 once again threatens professional sport
WASHINGTON, DC (Reuters) – The National Basketball Association (NBA) postponed three more games and the National Hockey League (NHL) once again pushed back the Dallas Stars’ season opener, amid a surge of COVID-19 cases that has put professional sport on notice in North America.
January 15, 2021
Nine uncapped players in 20-member side for South Africa Tests
KARACHI (92 News) – The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday named a 20-member squad, including nine uncapped players, for the two-Test series against South Africa, which commences here on January 26.
January 14, 2021
NTSB to hold Feb 9 hearing to determine probable cause of Kobe Bryant fatal crash
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said on Wednesday it would hold a hearing on Feb. 9 to determine the probable cause of the January 2020 helicopter crash that killed retired NBA star Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others.
January 13, 2021
NBA roundup: Bucks ease past Magic
(Reuters) - Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 13 of his 22 points in the second half to lift the Bucks to a 121-99 victory over the host Orlando Magic on Monday, Milwaukee’s fifth win in six games.
January 10, 2021
Alpine skiing: American Ford taken to hospital after heavy crash
ADELBODEN (Reuters) – American skier Tommy Ford was flown to a hospital after suffering a heavy crash in a World Cup giant slalom at Adelboden, Switzerland on Saturday.