First-class counties will share in a £40million funding boost as the England and Wales Cricket Board seeks to support the professional and recreational game during the coronavirus crisis.
Athletes, clubs and sport personalities have been reaching out to vulnerable members of the public, their fan bases and colleagues during the coronavirus pandemic.
Tottenham are reducing the wages of non-playing staff by 20 per cent and Scottish rugby is deferring salaries for head coach Gregor Townsend and Murrayfield chief Mark Dodson in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The race to the Premier League was in full flow when Sky Bet Championship programme was suspended with just nine games remaining.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche trusts the football authorities to make the right decision regarding whether the Premier League season is completed.
The coronavirus pandemic continued to affect the world of sport on Thursday.
Burnley will continue to pay all casual staff while football is suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Premier League, like the rest of British football, is in limbo following the agreement to bring things to a halt due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Kieran Trippier has revealed he wants to retire at Burnley and would only return to the Premier League to play at Turf Moor under Sean Dyche.
Burnley manager Sean Dyche will be wary of a “fresher” Manchester City side if their Premier League fixture goes ahead as planned this weekend despite worries over the coronavirus.
Dele Alli believes there is no shortage of talent in Tottenham’s dressing room but has called on his team-mates to “work hard and fight” in the closing stages of the season.
Jose Mourinho delivered a withering critique of Tottenham’s record signing Tanguy Ndombele after a dire first-half showing from his side in the 1-1 draw at Burnley.
Dele Alli’s second-half penalty helped Tottenham avoid a third successive Premier League defeat in a hard-fought 1-1 draw against a determined Burnley at Turf Moor.
Burnley will once again be without injured trio Ashley Barnes, Matt Lowton and Johann Berg Gudmundsson for the Premier League visit of Tottenham at teatime on Saturday.
James Tarkowski rejected suggestions Burnley’s task of recording yet another clean sheet this season when Tottenham visit Turf Moor this weekend will be easier in the absence of Harry Kane and Son Heung-min.
Burnley manager Sean Dyche reflected that Nick Pope’s penalty save to deny Leicester striker Jamie Vardy a couple of months ago has proven to be a significant moment in the Clarets’ season.
Burnley manager Sean Dyche revealed he has on two occasions this season reacted when he felt individuals were going too far with their abuse from the stands.
Eric Dier was involved in an altercation with a supporter after Tottenham’s FA Cup defeat to Norwich on Wednesday.
Bournemouth goalkeeping coach Neil Moss has been fined £1,150 by the Football Association after admitting using foul language during last month’s 3-0 Premier League defeat at Burnley.
Matt Ritchie is confident consistency will get Newcastle over the Premier League finishing line as they attempt to secure their top-flight status for another season.
Steve Bruce emerged with mixed emotions after seeing his radical plan to address Newcastle’s goal-shyness fail to pay dividends in the way he had hoped.
Steve Bruce’s gamble failed to pay off as Newcastle drew a blank once again and had to make do with a point from a hard-fought Premier League clash with Burnley.
Steve Bruce is refusing to lay Newcastle’s shortage of goals solely at the feet of misfiring forward Joelinton.
Burnley coach Steve Stone has returned to the club following the conclusion of an independent investigation, the PA news agency understands.
Jonjo Shelvey is back in the Newcastle squad for Saturday’s crucial Premier League clash with Burnley.
Burnley winger Dwight McNeil has the world at his feet but must always play with a smile, says his manager Sean Dyche.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche faces a selection dilemma for Saturday’s Premier League game at Newcastle after confirming striker Chris Wood is fit again.
Jamaal Lascelles has his sights set on making 300 Premier League appearances for Newcastle after completing his first century.
Bournemouth coach Neil Moss has been charged with improper conduct after being sent off in his side’s defeat at Burnley last weekend, the Football Association has announced.
Steve Bruce has hinted he will drop one of Newcastle’s big-money signings in an effort to find the answer to their lack of goals.