The Newest on the results of the coronavirus outbreak on sports activities all over the world:
Skate America subsequent month in Las Vegas can be held with out followers resulting from Nevada Gaming Management Board pointers.
The occasion is the primary of six on the ISU Grand Prix schedule, and is about for Oct. 23-25 on the Orleans Enviornment. For now, the ISU plans to conduct all the competitions, although it already has canceled the Junior Grand Prix sequence due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Additionally a part of the sequence are Skate Canada in Ottawa; Cup of China in Chongqing; Internationaux de France in Grenoble; Rostelecom Cup in Moscow; and NHK Trophy in Osaka, Japan. The Grand Prix Closing is about for Beijing in December.
No main ISU determine skating occasion has been held because the world championships in Montreal have been canceled in March.
Cyprus is ramping up coronavirus testing for soccer gamers and shutting down smaller stadium locker rooms following the emergence of enormous clusters of COVID-19 infections at two first division groups.
Officers from the well being ministry and the Cypriot soccer federation have determined to hold out random coronavirus exams on 5 folks from every of 20 groups from all divisions each week. One other 7,000 exams can be carried out on gamers from all divisions besides the primary division.
All stadium locker rooms smaller than a sure dimension can be closed and well being officers will begin inspections of all soccer stadiums and staff installations to make sure well being protocols are adopted.
Any participant who exams constructive for COVID-19 is instantly positioned in isolation beneath the present protocols. Gamers who take a look at adverse inside 24 hours of a confirmed case can be allowed to return to observe and participate in scheduled matches.
Cypriot golf equipment Nea Salamina and Ethnikos Achnas lately noticed a spike in coronavirus infections.
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