Big Bash League focuses on prime time to keep fans, broadcasters happy

“It should ensure that more BBL matches are played in prime time and enable the regular season to again finish inside the school holidays which was a key objective, particularly in light of the busy international schedule planned for the coming summer.”

Peacock Opens Wide: Here’s What’s Streaming On Its Free And Premium Tiers

Live sports in the free tier include four exclusive Premier League matches on Peacock launch day, coverage of the U.S. Open Championship and Women’s Open Championships. In 2021, an NFL Wild Card Playoff Game and select events from the upcoming Tokyo Olympics are in the offing. Also on tap are on-demand replays of events like Triple Crown horse races, daily highlights from NBC […]

Inside Coral as betting shops prepare to open next week with sneeze screens – but you can still sit and watch races

The chief executive of GVC, Kenny Alexander, said: “We are very pleased to be reopening our shops in England as the UK begins the first steps in returning to some form of normality.

US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized Over Possible Infection

“She was initially evaluated at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, DC, last night after experiencing fever and chills. She underwent an endoscopic procedure at Johns Hopkins this afternoon to clean out a bile duct stent that was placed last August,” the Supreme Court statement on the matter read. 

Police order ‘selfish’ tourists to leave after thousands ignore ‘no staying over’ rules and spend the night at seaside resorts – raising fears a surge in crowds could trigger a second wave of coronavirus and force Britain back into lockdown

Day trippers last night ignored lockdown rules as they slept over at seaside resorts, raising fears a surge in crowds could trigger a second wave of coronavirus infections and force the government to abandon its plans for a return to normal life. 

Debenhams reopens another 38 shops – see the full list of open ones

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Soldier kicked out of military after drunken late-night assault

“The army is now behind you… so let’s just hope with doors closing on you there are going to be new doors opening and it means you can continue to lead the successful life you have so far.

Youth Sports Confusion Continues: Parents Calling For Statewide Guidelines

“Nothing has changed since we last corresponded on this issue, and there is no separate guidance that covers some of the youth sports you reference below. Until the state issues guidance, youth sports are not allowed. We don’t have an ETA for that guidance, but will let you know when we have an update.”

The Hill’s 12:30 Report — Presented by Facebook — Supreme Court allows federal executions in 2 a.m. decision

Via The Hill’s Niall Stanage, “Democrats will go to the polls for their runoff primaries in Texas on Tuesday feeling more optimistic in years that 2020 will be the election that turns the Lone Star State blue. The party is feeling better and better about its chances in Texas this fall given new polls that […]

Marcus Rashford to receive honorary doctorate by University of Manchester

Watch all 11 Sky Sports channels for just £18 a monthPremier League table | Fixtures | Live on SkyIs this Man Utd’s renaissance? | Neville: Man Utd looking formidableHe said: “It’s a proud day for myself and my family. When you look at the great names that have been awarded this doctorate in the past, […]