We want the game to be successful, says chief executiveEFL has not approached for extra funding, Richard Masters addsThe Premier League will donate £1m to help the Women’s Super League restart next season but continues to stand its ground on providing financial support for the men’s football pyramid. Richard Masters appeared in front of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee to answer questions on the restart of the Premier League. In a wide-ranging series of exchanges, the chief...the Guardian
The restart will see Hull KR face Toronto Wolfpack, St Helens take on Catalans Dragons and Huddersfield go up against Leeds at a single behind-closed-doors venueThe Independent
The French Open announced Wednesday that it is pushing back its event to the last week of September, two weeks after the U. S. Open.Forbes
The world has suffered economically due to COVID-19, but Japan in particular had two major events that have now been delayed due to the pandemic. The first was the summer Olympics, which have been pushed back to summer 2021, and the second is the opening of the Universal Studios Japan theme park, Super Nintendo World. The theme park, which is heavily based on the Mario franchise, is nearly complete, but the Osaka-based attraction will have its opening postponed indefinitely due to COVID. IGN...Collider
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is working with Education Minister Gavin Williamson to ensure all schools can open in September and to provide support packages to help children catch up on lost learning, his office said on Saturday.U.S.
USA Today is bringing more esports to its readers. Under a new partnership, the publisher's Sports Media Group and Super League Gaming, a gaming content and community platform, are teaming up. The new alliance will begin July 6 with a Madden NFL 20 Tournament, where players will compete and the top 10 will win a@adweek
A look at what’s happening around European soccer on Wednesday: ENGLAND Chelsea can strengthen its Champions League push and deepen West Ham's relegation fears when it travels across London to the Olympic Stadium. Chelsea is fourth in the Premier League, two points clear of Wolverhampton, and West Ham is onlyThe Washington Times