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Premier League players have joined forces to create an initiative which aims to raise funds for NHS charities during the coronavirus pandemic and distribute them “where they are needed most”.

Arsenal Women’s goalkeeper Pauline Peyraud-Magnin admits she had sleepless nights after contracting an illness similar to coronavirus.

With sport shutting down across the globe due to the coronavirus pandemic, why not test your sporting knowledge with another quiz?

FIFA has approved the extension of player contracts until seasons are able to finish and the movement of transfer windows in response the coronavirus pandemic.

An image of Ben Stokes just after he hit the winning runs in the third Specsavers Test between England and Australia at Headingley has won the Wisden–MCC Photograph of the Year competition for 2019.

Royal Ascot will take place behind closed doors this season, if it goes ahead as planned in June.

Football Association chairman Greg Clarke says everyone involved in the game must “step up and share the pain” as talks between players and clubs over wage deferrals and cuts continue.

Middlesex Cricket and Jersey Cricket have agreed a long-term strategic partnership to increase opportunities for talented female cricketers.

The remainder of the London Youth Games 2020 season has been cancelled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

FOOTBALL

Yesterday, 15:00

Arsenal Women’s goalkeeper Pauline Peyraud-Magnin admits she had sleepless nights after contracting an illness similar to coronavirus.

Yesterday, 13:30

With sport shutting down across the globe due to the coronavirus pandemic, why not test your sporting knowledge with another quiz?

Yesterday, 09:48

FIFA has approved the extension of player contracts until seasons are able to finish and the movement of transfer windows in response the coronavirus pandemic.

Tue, 15:13

Football Association chairman Greg Clarke says everyone involved in the game must “step up and share the pain” as talks between players and clubs over wage deferrals and cuts continue.

Sunday, April 5, 2020

Premier League players taking a 30 per cent salary cut would lead to the government losing out on in excess of £200million in tax revenues, the Professional Footballers’ Association has warned.

Saturday, April 4, 2020

England manager Gareth Southgate says ‘now is not the time for us to take centre-stage’ in an address to the nation as The FA outline their plan to inform, entertain and empower millions of fans and followers.

Friday, April 3, 2020

With sport shutting down across the globe due to the coronavirus pandemic, why not test your sporting knowledge with a 40-question Friday quiz?

Cricket

Yesterday, 08:30

An image of Ben Stokes just after he hit the winning runs in the third Specsavers Test between England and Australia at Headingley has won the Wisden–MCC Photograph of the Year competition for 2019.

Tue, 15:00

Middlesex Cricket and Jersey Cricket have agreed a long-term strategic partnership to increase opportunities for talented female cricketers.

Tue, 08:02

Jos Buttler’s status as an England World Cup winner has already assured his place in the history books but the shirt he wore at the decisive moment last summer could soon secure a more immediate legacy: helping save lives threatened by coronavirus.

Mon, 09:05

The prospect of wide-reaching furloughs among county cricketers moved a step closer over the weekend, after talks with the players’ union progressed.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Eoin Morgan can see the advantages in holding England matches behind closed doors, believing such a scenario would demonstrate the uplifting role sport can play in modern society.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

The England and Wales Cricket Board has announced an emergency funding package worth £61million to keep counties and clubs afloat during what could be “the biggest challenge in the history of the game”.

Monday, March 30, 2020

As with all sports, English cricket has been brought to a halt by the coronavirus crisis, offering the opportunity to reflect on some of the greats the nation has produced down the years.

Rugby

Friday, April 3, 2020

The RFU has revealed the final placings for the 2019/20 rugby season, which was cut short due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Following the early end of the 2019/20 rugby season in England due to the coronavirus pandemic, the RFU is announcing final league positions.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

As with all sports, English rugby union has been brought to a halt by the coronavirus crisis, offering the opportunity to reflect on some of the greats the nation has produced down the years.

Friday, March 20, 2020

All league rugby beneath the Gallagher Premiership has been brought to an end for the 2019-20 season, the Rugby Football Union has announced.

Monday, March 16, 2020

Following government advice today, the Rugby Football Union (RFU) will suspend all rugby activity in England, at both professional and community level.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

Finsbury Park head coach Gareth Chapman says they can’t rest on their laurels and must keep chasing the London Three North West front-runners in the final stretch of the season.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Saracens’ Owen Farrell believes England’s win over Ireland on Sunday was the perfect confidence booster ahead of their penultimate Guinness Six Nations clash with Wales on March 7, writes Ziad Chaudry.

Other Sport

Tue, 17:21

Royal Ascot will take place behind closed doors this season, if it goes ahead as planned in June.

Tue, 11:39

The remainder of the London Youth Games 2020 season has been cancelled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Mon, 15:50

The Open Championship will not take place at all this year.

Mon, 15:00

Fighting Fit, a brand-new health and fitness series produced by Matchroom Boxing and Sky Sports, will land on TV screens this week, with the box set available via Sky Sports On Demand from Monday April 6.

Mon, 12:00

Some years ago around the boxing scene I used to often hear this view, if you win an ABA title, you have a good chance of having a successful professional career.

Sunday, April 5, 2020

England Boxing-affiliated clubs are appealing for the nation’s support to #KOCOVID19 and keep clubs running after the Coronavirus shutdown comes to an end.

Sunday, April 5, 2020

The Val Barker Trophy was first awarded at the Olympic Games in Berlin in 1936, with Barker presenting it to American Louis Laurie, a bronze medallist in the flyweight division.

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