To all the sports fanatics over there this article is for you, sitting at home having no work at all is fine but surviving for so many days without live sports that’s like a nightmare for all sports fanatics and I know it has been tough but good times are ahead and I will give you a list here of some sporting events which are returning soon and what about others
UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) is set to return on 9th of May with UFC 249 which was originally slated to happen on April 18, 2020, at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York which was canceled or postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic had actually been postponed and now is happening in 9th of May with the main event between No. 1 ranked lightweight contender Tony Ferguson and No. 4 ranked Justin Gaethje battle for the interim championship and that is a great way to return with a firework fight.
The event will take place at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida alongside this main event there are other great lineups here is the list :
Football is about to return and that’s good news for those huge soccer fans from all around the world including me, according to some websites Bundesliga the german football league could resume in may and is tipped to be the first league to return along with premier league which may return in few weeks which will also be played behind closed doors and even French Ligue 1 is going to take full medical checkups of all players so soccer is hoped to start soon stay positive fans!
The French open which was to be played in May has been postponed to September, Wimbledon which was going to be held in June has been canceled for the first time since world war 2, The US Open which is going to be held in August is still on but options are being considered according to situation
As far as other sports are concerned,
· Tour de France has been moved to start on Aug 29,
· The World Hockey Championship which was going to be held in may has been canceled
· some qualifying matches for FIFA World cup which is going to be held in 2022 in Qatar has been canceled
· The NBA draft went ahead but there is no date set as of now to return
· Olympics have also been postponed for a year until July 2021.