Month: May 2020


Premier League to be back on June 17

English Premier League will resume May 2020

The Premier League is all set to restart on June 17 with English professional football clubs Aston Villa taking on Sheffield United and Manchester City locking horns with Arsenal. Of course, the games will start only if the Government gives the go-ahead. The Premier League, often referred to as the... » Read more


NHL cancels 2019-20 seasons; unveil new plans

NHL will resume with play-offs May 2020

The National Hockey League (NHL) has dropped the idea of playing its 2019-20 regular seasons and will go straight for an expanded 24-team playoff format on the condition that it is able to resume play amid the coronavirus crisis which has dealt a severe punch to the United States. This information... » Read more


NFL hoping for packed to capacity stadiums

LA Rams SoFi Stadium May 2020

The National Football League (NFL) is still aiming to have packed to capacity stadiums during its upcoming 2020 season, despite several other sports entities proceeding with games in empty stadiums due to the coronavirus scourge. However, a lot of uncertainty surrounds the 2020 NFL season. The... » Read more


Groundwork starts to resume cricket in UAE

Dubai International Cricket Stadium

The Emirates Cricket Board is mulling on resuming cricketing activities. To this end, the cricket board has said that it will issue its own set of guidelines to its various entities – cricket councils, clubs, academies and its affiliates – in sync with the United Arab Emirates (UAE)... » Read more


Chinese football clubs get the marching orders

Chinese Football Association teams banned

Eleven teams have been debarred from professional competition this year by the Chinese Football Association as it cracks the whip on financial mismanagement. The 11 disqualified clubs include four who competed in the second tier China League One last year and seven from the third division, China... » Read more


West End Stadium final seat design released

FC Cincinnati final stand design

The final seat design of the $250 million under construction West End Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio in US, has been released and the same was determined via fan vote and through feedback. The soccer-specific West End Stadium is the future home of FC Cincinnati – a professional soccer team that... » Read more


Stadia as ‘Humanitarian’ in COVID-19 crisis

Stadiums as hospitals part vii

COVID-19 has made the whole world bizarre and unreal. It is simply not going away. Dealing with the unforeseen challenges put up by the coronavirus pandemic has taken a significant toll on people world over. The whole world is buzzing with the question – how long will the pandemic last? With... » Read more


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