Defoe backs Gerrard to become top manager

LONDON: Rangers striker Jermain Defoe believes his boss Steven Gerrard (pix) has the personal qualities that…

‘I struggled to breathe:’ Dybala reveals coronavirus nightmare

MILAN: Juventus star Paulo Dybala revealed Friday how he “struggled to breathe” after contracting coronavirus which…

English football chiefs set for ‘difficult’ coronavirus decisions

LONDON: England’s Premier League, Professional Footballers’ Association and Football League are steadying themselves for some “difficult…

Man Utd to offer refunds, season ticket delay to fans

LONDON: Manchester United will refund supporters if they have to play their remaining home games of…

Aussie coach Langer sees ‘silver lining’ to virus shutdown

SYDNEY: Australia coach Justin Langer (pix) is encouraging his players to see a “silver lining” from…

Johor accepts Sukma 2020 postponement

JOHOR BARU: The Johor state government will abide by the decision to postpone the Johor Malaysian…

Covid-19: Philippines APG could be reviewed, yet again

KUALA LUMPUR: The 10th edition of the Asean Para Games (APG) will potentially see another round…

Sukma 2020 postponed due to Covid-19: Reezal Merican

KUALA LUMPUR: This July’s Malaysia Games (Sukma) in Johor have been postponed due to the Covid-19…

MotoGP grapples with problems of an interrupted season

PARIS: MotoGP, like other sports and other businesses,is scrambling to deal with the problems posed by…

A concrete problem: Olympic delay spells limbo on Athletes’ Village

TOKYO: Hundreds of luxury apartments overlooking Tokyo Bay that were due to be converted from the…