The coronavirus pandemic continued to affect the world of sport on Thursday.
Here, the PA news agency recaps the day’s main developments.
(All times GMT)
9.00am – A new task force set up to reschedule the Tokyo Olympic Games meets for the first time on Thursday.
9.35am – Championship club Leeds’ players, management and senior staff volunteer to defer their wages for the foreseeable future so that all non-football staff can be paid during the sport’s shutdown.
💙 Side Before Self, Every Time
— Leeds United (@LUFC) March 26, 2020
9.40am – Burnley pledge to continue to pay all casual staff while football is suspended.