WADA to continue testing 'where possible' amid coronavirus
The coronavirus outbreak upended many upcoming international sporting events, most recently casting doubt on whether the Tokyo Summer Games could advance as scheduled.
Players accept games may have to take place without fans - PFA's Barnes
English soccer has been suspended until at least 30 April due to the coronavirus crisis, although the Football Association, Premier League and EFL have agreed to extend the season indefinitely.
Rand on the ropes as virus fears mount
With South Africa reporting a sharp jump in confirmed coronavirus cases on Monday to 402, from less than 50 just over a week ago, sentiment towards the rand and other local assets is set to remain on the ropes.
Du Plessis named among contracted players by Cricket South Africa
Faf Du Plessis has handed over the captaincy in all three formats to wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock.
Ex-boss Moyo's appeal dismissed - Old Mutual
The Supreme Court of Appeal has refused ex-Old Mutual Chief Executive Peter Moyo leave to appeal a decision overturning his temporary reinstatement and dismissing the case against his sacking in June, Old Mutual said on Monday.
Nigeria confirms first fatality from coronavirus - NCDC
The patient was a 67-year-old man who returned following a medical procedure in the United Kingdom with underlying medical conditions.
Tunisia allocates $850 million to combat effects of coronavirus
Tunisia has confirmed 60 cases of the disease, which is expected to hit its tourism sector, which accounts for about 10% of gross domestic product.
Le Clos faces uncertain training future amid Olympic doubts
Le Clos had set up in Turkey after an earlier camp in Italy had been cancelled due to the coronavirus outbreak, but is now at home in Cape Town.
Gin to disinfectant: Belgian distillery joins fight against coronavirus
In the town of Wichelen, the Rubbens distillery decided to play its part: it started treating the alcohol that normally goes into gin and genever - a juniper-flavoured liquor - with ether, producing a disinfectant liquid for hands and surfaces.
Australia freezes proposed domestic rugby competition due to coronavirus
Rugby Australia said the remodelled competition had a planned start date of 3 April but had been suspended until at least 1 May.
Rand on the ropes as virus fears mount
At 0700 GMT the rand traded 1.2% weaker at 17.7380 per dollar against a close of 17.5310 on Friday, edging closer to an all-time worst level of 17.9950 reached in late 2015.
Angola, Eritrea, Uganda confirm first cases as coronavirus spreads in Africa
More than 1,000 cases have now been reported across Africa, according to the World Health Organisation.
Canada withdraws from 2020 Games as Japan, IOC consider postponement
Canada’s Olympic and Paralympic Committees raised the ante considerably, however, when they said they would not be sending athletes to Tokyo if the Games went ahead as scheduled.
Tsogo Sun to close 36 hotels as demand collapses
Tsogo said in a statement it was looking to reduce costs and capital expenditure further and this will be done by closing a number of hotels in the key areas where the firm has multiple properties.
Britain's NHS could be overwhelmed by coronavirus like Italy, Johnson warns
On Saturday Britain’s NHS struck a deal with the independent hospital sector, giving the institution more ventilators and thousands of extra beds and healthcare staff on hand from next week.
Quake strikes north of Zagreb, damages buildings
GFZ said the quake of magnitude 5.3 struck at a depth of 10 kilometers. It downgraded the magnitude of the quake, which could be also felt across the Western Balkans.
Amazon raises overtime pay for warehouse workers
Hourly workers at Amazon’s US warehouses will receive double pay after 40 hours for overtime, up from the 1.5-times rate, from 15 March through 9 May.
Angola confirms first cases as coronavirus spreads over Africa
Angola’s first cases were two male Angolan residents who flew back from Portugal on March 17 and 18, Health minister Silvia Lutucuta told a briefing.