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Red Bull official proposes camp for F1 drivers despite virus

Red Bull official proposes camp for F1 drivers despite virus

VIENNA — An official at Formula One team Red Bull has proposed holding a training camp that would expose drivers to the coronavirus so they could build immunity to the disease while the season is suspended.
Sports make political point for Belarus amid virus outbreak

Sports make political point for Belarus amid virus outbreak

MINSK, Belarus — With most sports around the world shutting down because of the coronavirus pandemic, longtime Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko is proudly keeping soccer and hockey arenas open. The Eastern European nation of nearly 9.
Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for July 23-Aug. 8 in 2021

Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for July 23-Aug. 8 in 2021

TOKYO — The Tokyo Olympics will open next year in the same time slot scheduled for this year's games.
Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport temporarily halts doping testing program

Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport temporarily halts doping testing program

The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) has placed its doping control testing program on hold until further notice. The CCES announced its decision Friday in a statement posted to its website.
Canada's sports organizations eager to unite country when pandemic passes

Canada's sports organizations eager to unite country when pandemic passes

Tom Renney remembers exactly where he was during the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. It was the first time the New York Rangers had ever held their training camp in Manhattan.
Brian's Custom Sports shifts to producing medical supplies to fight COVID-19

Brian's Custom Sports shifts to producing medical supplies to fight COVID-19

It only took a single text message for the sewing team at Brian's Custom Sports to join the fight against the spread of COVID-19.
Second Colorado Avalanche player tests positive for COVID-19

Second Colorado Avalanche player tests positive for COVID-19

DENVER — A second player on the Colorado Avalanche has tested positive for COVID-19, the team announced Saturday afternoon.
Senators commentator Gord Wilson tests positive for COVID-19

Senators commentator Gord Wilson tests positive for COVID-19

Longtime Ottawa Senators broadcaster Gord Wilson has tested positive for COVID-19. Wilson's status was confirmed on Friday by his wife, Patricia Boal, on an Ottawa newscast.
AP sources: MLBers keep service time in deal; draft may trim

AP sources: MLBers keep service time in deal; draft may trim

NEW YORK — Players agreed to a deal with Major League Baseball that would preserve service time in the event this season is cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic, but left open details of what a reconfigured schedule would look like.
Column: As we battle virus, don't forget 1919 Stanley Cup

Column: As we battle virus, don't forget 1919 Stanley Cup

Anyone who scoffs at all these drastic measures to deal with the coronavirus outbreak, who wonders if it's really necessary to shut down sports around the world, needs a primer on the 1919 Stanley Cup Finals.