The coronavirus pandemic continued to affect the world of sport on Monday.
Here, the PA news agency recaps the day’s main developments.
(All times GMT)
1.35 – The Canadian Olympic Committee announces it will not send a team to this Olympics or Paralympics “in the summer of 2020” and calls for the Games to be postponed.
#TeamCanada will not send athletes to Games in summer 2020 due to COVID-19 risks.
— Team Canada (@TeamCanada) March 23, 2020
2.12 – The Australian Olympic Committee advises its athletes to prepare for the Games to be held “in the northern summer of 2021″, with chef de mission Ian Chesterman adding: “It’s clear the Games can’t be held in July.”
7.25 – The NRL announces the suspension of the Australian rugby league season.
8.22 – Arsenal delay their planned return to training from Tuesday, according to Sky Sports News.
8.58 – Burnley announce their players will remain at home with individual fitness programmes until at least April 6 rather than training together.
9.09 – The Caribbean Premier League announces it is “planning for the tournament to take place as scheduled” in August and September “whilst also looking at alternative plans”.