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July 13, 2020

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Coronavirus may prove virtual sports game changer

Coronavirus may prove virtual sports game changer

With an unprecedented captive audience of three billion people in coronavirus lockdown virtual sports events are wooing fans after traditional live sports were shut down and public gatherings banned in many countries.Horse-racing, boxing, cycling, football and

IOC Boxing Task Force defends London event after virus strikes

IOC Boxing Task Force defends London event after virus strikes

The International Olympic Committee's Boxing Task Force on Thursday questioned claims from Turkish officials that it facilitated the spread of coronavirus by allowing this month's qualifying tournament in London to go ahead.Turkey's boxing federation critic

Boxer Amir Khan offers wedding venue to Britain's NHS

Boxer Amir Khan offers wedding venue to Britain's NHS

Former boxing world champion Amir Khan has become the latest sportsman to help in the fight against the coronavirus, offering his wedding venue for use by Britain's National Health Service.Khan is ready to hand over the keys to the 60,000-square-feet (5,600-s

Olympic boxing qualifier suspended over virus fears

Olympic boxing qualifier suspended over virus fears

European Olympic boxing qualifiers in London were suspended on Monday over coronavirus fears despite an earlier decision to hold the event behind closed doors.The Boxing Road to Tokyo event, which started on Saturday and was scheduled to run until March 24, wi

Unbeaten Thai champ Chayaphon to defend crown in USA in April

Unbeaten Thai champ Chayaphon to defend crown in USA in April

Thailand's undefeated Chayaphon Moonsri will fight outside his homeland for the first time next month, defending his World Boxing Council minimumweight world title at Indio, California, promoters said Thursday.Chayaphon, 54-0 with 18 knockouts, will face 20-y