African Sports Events, Camps Take Backseat as COVID-19 Spreads

As the novel coronavirus spreads across the world, Africa has been forced to reconsider its approach to various sports tournaments, cancelling many. Several major athletics meets and soccer tournaments have been disrupted and the virus could also have an impact on African Olympic teams, if the Olympics, scheduled for July 24 to August 9, 2020 in Japan, take place.

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