Switzerland starts against Ukraine in Nations League +++ third PGA player tested positive
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Winterthur and Chiasso in crawl
In Wil, the Zurich (1: 3) suffered the second loss since the resumption of play. The team of German Ralf Loose scored only in the cantonal derby against GC on Tuesday (1-1).
game: Will – Winterthur 3: 1 (2: 0)
Tore: 14. Ease 1: 0. 24. Ease 2: 0. 86. Hamdiu 2: 1. 87. Paunescu 3: 1
Remarks: 18. Lattenschuss Fazliu (Wil)
In the recent 1-3 loss to Aarau, Chiasso was on the right track up to the 85th minuteto win the first point after all. Two late goals by Liridon Balaj (85.) and Markus Neumayr (92.) brought Aarau the second win in a row.
game: Chiasso – Aarau 1:3 (0:0)
Tore: 65.Zverotic 0: 1. 73.Affolter (own goal) 1-1. 85.Balaj 1: 2. 92. Neumayr 1: 3.
McCarthy as the third PGA player tested positive
The American Denny McCarthy was the third player on the US PGA Tour to test positive for the corona virus. The 27-year-old told the Golf Channel that he felt uncomfortable on Friday night.
As 54th of the first round of the tournament in Cromwell, he did not compete on Friday. Nick Watney and Cameron Champ had already tested positive. (sda / what / reuters)
Switzerland starts against Ukraine in Nations League
UEFA announced on Friday the schedule for the preliminary round of the upcoming Nations League. Switzerland will start against Ukraine on 3 September before coach Vladimir Petkovic’s team receives arch-rival Germany three days later.
The game is scheduled for October 10 in Spain, the second leg against the Germans will take place on October 13. The preliminaries for Switzerland end with the home games against Spain and Ukraine on November 14 and 17 respectively. The four group winners will compete for the title from June 2 to 6, 2021. (sda / dpa)
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16 NBA players tested positive for corona virus
The test series launched on Tuesday on the Coronavirus in the NBA has produced 16 positive results among players. A total of 302 samples were taken. According to the league, those who test positive must remain in self-isolation until they are given a health record by a doctor. The NBA season is scheduled for July 30 with 22 teams in the Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando be continued. (abu / sda / apa)
Blatter’s case extended to Platini
The procedure of Swiss Federal prosecutor against the former FIFA president Sepp Blatter is on the former UEFA boss Michel Platini expanded, as is apparent from a letter from the federal prosecutor. This is because of the suspicion of participation in unfaithful business management and forgery of documents. Platini and Blatter always rejected allegations.
The federal prosecutor has been conducting criminal proceedings against Blatter since September 2015 for paying FIFA millions to Platini, which cost both officials their careers in football. In addition, the 84-year-old Blatter is investigated in the event of a FIFA million payment to the Association of Trinidad and Tobago in 2010. There is suspicion of unfaithful business operations. A partial matter due to other allegations was closed in May 2020. (abu / sda / dpa)
Djokovic trainer Ivanisevic also tested positive for Corona
To Novak Djokovic is now also its trainer Goran Ivanisevic tested positive for the corona virus. The 2001 Wimbledon winner announced on Friday on social networks. The 48-year-old wrote that he felt good and showed no symptoms.
Ivanisevic was one of the organizers of the Adria Tourthat had been canceled after several positive corona cases. In addition to Djokovic, the Bulgarian had Gregory Dimitrov, the Croatian Borna Coric and the Serb Viktor Troicki infected. The event was heavily criticized for lax hygiene measures and carefree celebrations. (abu / sda / dpa)
Kemal Ademi eligible to play for Switzerland
Ripeness Ademi is now eligible to play in Switzerland. Of the Swiss Football association received the green light from FIFA that the FC Basel striker may play for the SFV in the future. The 24-year-old with Kosovan roots was born in Germany and came to Switzerland with his family at the age of six. Ademi, who was under contract with Hoffenheim from 2015 to 2018, has had Swiss citizenship since 2011. (abu / sda)
Final tournaments in the Fed Cup and Davis Cup postponed by one year
Team competitions for women and men have been postponed by one year due to the corona pandemic.
The final tournament in spring Fed Cup in Budapest will now take place from April 13 to 18, 2021. The Swiss, who qualified as one of twelve teams for the tournament, which was held for the first time in this format, thanks to their victory against Canada in February, will face the Czech Republic and Germany in the preliminary round.
The final tournament in the Davis Cup with 18 nations. This now begins on November 22, 2021. The games of World Groups I and II in which Switzerland meets Estonia, scheduled for September, will take place either in March or September 2021. (abu / sda)
Alexia Paganini signs Lambiel as a coach
The Swiss figure skater Alexia Paganini (18) relocated their training base from the USA to Champéry in the Valais. There she is new from Stéphane Lambiel supervised, who will replace Igor Krokavec as head coach. The three-time national champion, who represented Switzerland at the 2018 Olympic Games and achieved 4th place at the European Championships in Graz in January 2020, announced this on Instagram.
Lambiel is the most successful Swiss figure skater to date. He was 2005 and 2006 world champion and won Olympic silver in Turin in 2006. (zap / sda)
FIFA launches $ 1.5 billion Corona aid package
The FIFA wants the national associations to deal with the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic as a whole $ 1.5 billion an Payments and loans provide. The FIFA Council decided this in a video conference. The money is to be based on three pillars and will be transferred to the 211 member associations flow.
As previously known, $ 152 million in operating costs contributions from the forward development project were released for 2019 and 2020. It can also raise $ 465 million Forward-Projekte had been allocated, now for Corona Aid Fund be used.
In addition, each of the 211 associations receives $ 1.5 million in support, of which $ 500,000 for women’s football. In addition, a maximum of five million dollars in interest-free loans can be called up per association. These funds can be used, for example, to restart competitions and corona tests. (pre / sda)
Dübendorf receives the ZSC in the Cup
Of the EHC Dübendorf from the Mysports League won the big draw in the first round of the Swiss Hockey Cup. The middle of September ZSC Lions be a guest in the ice rink in the Chreis. The new SCB trainer Don Nachbaur will make his debut at EHC Basel experience in the St. Jakob-Arena.
Defending champion Ajoie contests his sixteenth final in Martigny. In addition, there is once again an eternal duel between Langenthal and Olten. The only second division club in the competition, the EHC Raron from the Upper Valais, with the EV train drawn an attractive lot. (pre)
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