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Madrid, March 21 (Prensa Latina) The bad news about the new coronavirus pandemic continues to plague the world today and this Sunday the death of Lorenzo Sanz, president of Real Madrid between 1995 and 2000, was reported due to the Covid-19.


20 de marzo de 2020, 14:54

New York, United States, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) German Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), affirmed that it would be premature to postpone the Tokyo 2020 Games as of Friday, due to the global pandemic of the new coronavirus, SARS-Cov-2.


18 de marzo de 2020, 13:52

Havana, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) The Covid-19 pandemic has forced Cuba to suspend its sports calendar, in a country where ten cases of the disease have been reported so far, including one death, and preventive measures to combat the epidemic have been intensified.


 UEFA postpones Eurocup for summer of 2021Nyon, Switzerland, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) on Tuesday confirmed the postponement of the 2020 Eurocup for the summer of 2021, as a preventive action against the spreading of the Covid-19 pandemic affecting the entire world.


 UEFA to define football landscape in EuropeNyon, Switzerland, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) will define today the panorama of this sport in Europe during a videoconference of the 55 federations that comprise it, its various Leagues and the players.


Paris, (Prensa Latina) South Korean forward Hyun-jun Suk, who plays in the second-division Troyes team, is the first professional football player in France suffering from Covid-19, local press and social media reported on Saturday.


Havana, Mar 14 (Prensa Latina) As part of the measures that have been taken to curb the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the Cuban Football Association ratified the suspension of international competitions scheduled for this month.


13 de marzo de 2020, 11:46

Tokyo, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday conveyed US President Donald Trump the decision to hold the 32th Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics on the date the IOC scheduled, from July 24 to August 9.


Madrid, Mar 11 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) on Wednesday approved the suspension of all amateur games for two weeks in an effort to prevent the new coronavirus from spreading.


9 de marzo de 2020, 15:8Tokyo, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) The directors of the Professional Baseball League of Japan (NPB) decided today to postpone until mid-April the start of the season due to the spread of the coronavirus, reported the Japanese public broadcaster NHK.


Tokyo, (Prensa Latina) Organizers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have confirmed on Friday that the construction of the Tokyo Aquatics Center, the last of the pending facilities for both sporting events, has been completed.