Category: Sport

From winners to worriers: Isolated athletes face mental health risks
COVID-19, Sport

From winners to worriers: Isolated athletes face mental health risks

admin- April 1, 2020

HONG KONG,. Fear, stress and money worries: coronavirus lockdown is hard for anyone, but athletes are facing extra mental health risks as they go from ... Read More

Ministry to bring home Malaysian athletes from overseas, if necessary
COVID-19, Sport

Ministry to bring home Malaysian athletes from overseas, if necessary

admin- March 31, 2020

KUALA LUMPUR,. The Youth and Sports Ministry, in cooperation with the Olympic Council of Malaysia (OCM) and national sports associations (NSAs), are ready to bring ... Read More

Red Bull official wanted drivers to deliberately catch coronavirus
COVID-19, Sport

Red Bull official wanted drivers to deliberately catch coronavirus

admin- March 31, 2020

VIENNA,. Red Bull motorsport consultant Helmut Marko has admitted that he wanted the team’s Formula One drivers to deliberately contract coronavirus before the potential start ... Read More

Villa to fine Grealish for ignoring coronavirus lockdown
COVID-19, Sport

Villa to fine Grealish for ignoring coronavirus lockdown

admin- March 31, 2020

LONDON,. Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish will be disciplined and fined for ignoring government guidance to stay at home during the coronavirus pandemic, the Premier ... Read More

Coe: Postponing Olympics saves athletes from mental turmoil
COVID-19, Sport

Coe: Postponing Olympics saves athletes from mental turmoil

admin- March 30, 2020

LONDON,. World Athletics president Sebastian Coe said Sunday that the decision to postpone this year’s Tokyo Olympics because of the coronavirus has saved athletes from ... Read More

Even in MotoGP’s virtual world, a Marquez still rules
COVID-19, Sport

Even in MotoGP’s virtual world, a Marquez still rules

admin- March 30, 2020

LONDON,. Alex Marquez celebrated a first MotoGP win — even if only virtually — in a ‘#StayAtHomeGP’ esports race featuring 10 top riders including older ... Read More

Australia says no collusion in decision to withdraw from 2020 Games
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Australia says no collusion in decision to withdraw from 2020 Games

admin- March 30, 2020

MELBOURNE,. The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has said its decision to pull out of the 2020 Tokyo Games was unilateral and made without the knowledge ... Read More