9.08 am – Coronavirus died, father of the Aston Villa technician
Aston Villa head coach Dean Smith’s father died four weeks after falling ill with Covid-19. Ron Smith was 79 years old and was hospitalized in a retirement home.
8.22 – F1, budget limit to 145 million dollars
Formula 1 teams will be able to spend a maximum of 145 million dollars for the next season and even less in the following years, the FIA decided that yesterday approved a budget limit on Wednesday. The cap will drop to $ 140 million in 2022 and $ 135 million for 2023-2025, based on a 21-game season. Driver salaries and engine costs are excluded. “Formula 1 wins today. This is a crucial moment for our sport, ” said team CEO McLaren Zak Brown, who had pushed for a lower limit. “F1 has been financially unsustainable for some time, the future of F1 and its participants was at risk.”
8.20 – Serie A, today the date of the restart is decided
Last hours of waiting before knowing when and how the Serie A championship will start again. This afternoon the summit between Minister Spadafora and the leaders of Figc and Serie A league is scheduled. The green light will allow you to draw up the calendar for the restart. Breath suspended in the Bologna home, where there is a positive suspicion in the staff. In case of confirmed contagion the group will be isolated in retreat.
8.19 am – Nba, the Hall of Fame ceremony for Kobe Bryant delayed
Basketball Hall of Fame President Jerry Colangelo told Espn that the consecration ceremony for Kobe Bryant, Kevin Garnett, Tim Duncan and five others will be postponed to 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic. The ceremony was due to take place in Springfield on August 29, to be held in the spring of 2021.
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8.12 am – Baseball, in the US players want more games
In the US, baseball players will offer to play multiple games this season, with no pay cuts. After the Major League proposal to further reduce wages, the players’ union decided not to accept the proposal. “There is no justification for accepting a second pay cut.”
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