Tuesday’s Premier League clash between Manchester United and Brentford has been called off. The game – which was scheduled to be broadcast live on BT Sport – was postponed by the league following an outbreak of COVID-19 at Manchester United’s…
Kay Burley will return to Sky News this Monday (7th June) after serving a 6 month suspension. “See you on Monday. Hope you’re as happy as I am to be back,” Kay said. Kay – who joined Sky in 1988…
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Sky News presenter Sophy Ridge has tested positive for Coronavirus.
This week’s Sophy Ridge on Sunday show will now be hosted by Stephen Dixon. Sophy will return to the show next week – 31st Jan.
— Sophy Ridge (@SophyRidgeSky) January 22, 2021
Aston Villa’s Premier League clash with Newcastle United this Friday has been called off.
The match, which was scheduled to be shown live on Sky Sports, has been postponed due to a Covid-19 outbreak at the Magpies.
BREAKING: Newcastle's trip to Aston Villa on Friday has been postponed due to a Covid-19 outbreak at the club.
— Sky Sports News (@SkySportsNews) December 1, 2020
The game will be rescheduled for a later date.
The late evening Thanksgiving game between AFC North rivals Raven and Steelers has been moved to Sunday following COVID-19 tests.
Ravens-Steelers game postponed until Sunday afternoon.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 25, 2020
The game was scheduled to be shown late Thursday on NBC in the States and on Sky Sports in the UK. With just over 24-hours to go before kick-off, we’re not sure if another game will move into that slot..
UPDATE – The League has confirmed it will now be a double-header.
The #Ravens had 7 players positive in 3 days, including most recently: Matt Skura, Pat Makari and Calais Campbell, plus several coaches and their top 2 RBs. Commissioner Roger Goodell made the decision with health and safety in mind.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November 25, 2020
UPDATE – NBC will still show Ravens v Steelers but at the new time and date of Sunday 1pm ET.. NBC’s scheduled Bears v Packers will still air at 7pm ET on NBC.
Chris Myers will host Fox’s NFL Kickoff and NFL Sunday pregame shows this Sunday.
“In accordance with CDC guidance, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Safety Guidelines – and out of an abundance of caution for our team – Sunday’s Fox NFL Kickoff and Fox NFL Sunday pregame shows from our Los Angeles studio will not include their regular casts, said Fox Sports.
“Filling in as host for both shows will be Chris Myers with analysts Charles Woodson and Reggie Bush in studio, while members of the Fox NFL Sunday cast will appear via remote.
“We look forward to the return of both casts to their regular posts soon.”
BBC News correspondent Martin Bashir is ‘seriously unwell’ with coronavirus-related complications, said the BBC. “We are sorry to say that Martin is seriously unwell with Covid-19-related complications. “Everyone at the BBC is wishing him a full recovery. We’d ask that…
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