British competitive sports given green light for June 1 restart

British competitive sports given green light for June 1 restart

LONDON (Reuters) – After a near three-month shutdown, all competitive sport in Britain can resume from June 1 behind closed doors provided strict conditions are met, the government said on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – Championship – Leeds United v Huddersfield Town – Elland Road, Leeds, Britain – March 7, 2020 Leeds Uniteds Luke … Read more

Tyron Woodley will throttle up-and-comer Gilbert Burns

Tyron Woodley will throttle up-and-comer Gilbert Burns

LAS VEGAS — The UFC returns Saturday night with a fight card at its new APEX facility here after presenting three cards over eight days in Florida. The main event on ESPN is a welterweight match between Tyron Woodley, the -180 favorite at William Hill, and Gilbert Burns (+160). This will be a stellar clash … Read more

Verstappen and Norris team up for virtual Le Mans

Verstappen and Norris team up for virtual Le Mans

LONDON (Reuters) – Formula One rivals Max Verstappen and Lando Norris will be team mates for the virtual 24 Hours of Le Mans on June 13/14, according to the official entry list on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: Formula One F1 – Australian Grand Prix – Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit, Melbourne, Australia – March 12, 2020 Red … Read more

Why a Patrick Ewing return to MSG is unlikely

Why a Patrick Ewing return to MSG is unlikely

You ask, we answer. The Post is fielding questions from readers about New York’s biggest pro sports teams and getting our beat writers to answer them in a series of regularly published mailbags. In today’s installment: the Knicks. Why isn’t Patrick Ewing even considered for the head coaching job? Seems like he will at the … Read more

Italian Fognini undergoes surgery on both ankles

Italian Fognini undergoes surgery on both ankles

FILE PHOTO: Tennis – ATP 500 – Dubai Tennis Championships – Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates – February 25, 2020 Italy’s Fabio Fognini in action during his match against Britain’s Dan Evans REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – World number 11 Fabio Fognini underwent surgery on both ankles on Saturday to … Read more