Cancel French Open rather than play without spectators: Leconte

HENRI Leconte says the French Open should be cancelled if it is impossible to have spectators at the claycourt Grand Slam event. “I think there is just no interest in…

Brighton’s Murray fears Premier League ‘rush’ to restart

BRIGHTON striker Glenn Murray fears Premier League football is being rushed back too soon, with death rates from coronavirus still stubbornly high in the worst-hit country in Europe. Premier League…

Tour of Britain cancelled due to virus

THE 2020 Tour of Britain has been cancelled after organisers decided it was not practical to stage the race during the coronavirus crisis. Dutchman Mathieu Van Der Poel won the…

Five facts about Carlos Sainz

FIVE facts about Carlos Sainz, who will replace four-time Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel at Ferrari in 2021: Racing in the blood Carlos Sainz Jr is the son of…

‘A lot of regrets’ – tennis star Osaka says shyness is holding her back

Former world number one Naomi Osaka has admitted having “a lot of regrets” and said she’s soul-searching during the coronavirus lockdown for ways to become more assertive. The 22-year-old Japanese,…

Ricciardo to join McLaren in 2021 as Sainz replacement

AUSTRALIA Daniel Ricciardo will drive for McLaren in Formula One next season after signing a “multi-year” deal that will see him replace Ferrari-bound Carlos Sainz, the British team announced on…

Facemasks, silence and social distancing as pro golf resumes in S. Korea

BIRDSONG and the rattle of the ball dropping into the cup — accompanied by camera shutters — were the only sounds to be heard as professional women’s golf entered the…

SA: Five greatest Zimbabwean players in PSL history

By Supersport.com THE South African Premier Soccer League (PSL) has been home to many immensely talented Zimbabwean footballers throughout the years. Known for their high work-rate and commitment, Zimbabwean players…

Hodgson has no fears over Premier League return despite virus

CRYSTAL Palace manager Roy Hodgson is ready to take part in the Premier League’s proposed restart during the coronavirus crisis despite being in the vulnerable age group. Hodgson is the…

Roma’s Zaniolo returns after four-month injury layoff

RISING Italy star Nicolo Zaniolo returned to training on Wednesday four months after the AS Roma midfielder underwent surgery on a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee. “I’m…