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Wednesday 1 February 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Postponed

Last year
2022
# Weather
Women's AIL final postponed as Leinster's departure from Dublin delayed
The IRFU says that ‘current weather conditions’ have forced the game to be called off.
# bug
'Quite odd' - Medical review underway on Ulster's gastro outbreak in South Africa
Glasgow also had their game against the Lions postponed.
# Postponed
Arsenal’s Europa League clash with PSV Eindhoven rescheduled for October
The Premier League has agreed to postpone the Gunners’ match against Manchester City which had been slated for 19 October.
All time
# Postponed
McGrath Cup opener between Waterford and Clare postponed due to Covid
Covid cases, close contacts and injuries leave Waterford unable to field a team this weekend.
# decision
Premier League clubs opt against suspending season to combat rise in Covid cases
Six of the 10 matches due to be played in the top flight last weekend were postponed due to outbreaks.
# Challenge
Leinster set to appeal for cancelled Montpellier game to be rescheduled
The Irish province are unhappy about EPCR’s decision.
# talking point
Liverpool and others are effectively being punished for their high vaccine uptake
A high number of fixtures in England have been postponed owing to Covid outbreaks.
# issue
6 games called off as Covid wreaks havoc on Premier League
Leicester’s scheduled match against Tottenham was postponed just hours before kick-off on Thursday.
# classy gesture
Tottenham fans who travelled from Dallas for postponed game get Harry Kane offer
Ken and Brandi Saxton made it to Burnley before the Premier League game was called off.
# Postponed
Positive Covid-19 case sees Cabinteely v Galway United called off
John Caulfield’s side were due to face the First Division leaders at Stradbrook tonight.
# Off
Postponed: France's clash with Scotland will be rescheduled after Covid outbreak
Another positive test in the French camp today has seen the fixture postponed.
# plans
Women's Six Nations could stay in standalone spring window in the future
CEO Ben Morel says a specific window could ‘enhance and give appropriate visibility’ to the championship.
# Planning
'Change or be changed' - Provinces get used to dealing with uncertainty
Connacht and Munster insisted they had no idea what would come next after Saturday night’s clash.
# Postponed
Champions Cup set to be postponed amidst latest wave of Covid-19
French authorities are believed to have major concerns about cross-border competition at present.
# Postponed
Spurs-Fulham off at three hours’ notice due to Covid-19 cases in Cottagers’ camp
The west London side requested the game be postponed.
# Bad Weather
Racing at Limerick cancelled due to waterlogging
Racing at Leopardstown, however, is set to go ahead as planned today.
# Derby
Munster's clash with Leinster in Thomond Park postponed
The game was due to take place in Limerick on 26 December.
# Round 8
Leinster's Pro14 trip postponed after Scarlets camp hit with Covid-19 cases
The game was scheduled to take place in Llanelli on Sunday, but will now have to be played in early 2021.
# Calendar
Ireland Women see Six Nations game cancelled, World Cup qualifier postponed
The game against France has now been cancelled but the Qualifiers are set to take place next year.
# Postponed
Munster's game at Benetton this weekend called off due to positive Covid cases in Italians' squad
Three Benetton players returned positive test results, with a further four in self-isolation as a result.
# Rescheduled
Uefa says no plans to scrap multi-city format and move Euro 2020 to Russia yet
European football’s governing body added that it is too early to say whether the pandemic will result in restrictions on fans or where the games will be staged, however.
# Postponed
Dillian Whyte-Alexander Povetkin rematch off after Russian contracts coronavirus
Eddie Hearn floated the possibility of Whyte facing Tyson Fury instead.
# Pushed Back
Census which was due to take place next year postponed until 2022
It will instead take place on 3 April 2022.
# peaceful protest
Mets and Marlins stage walk-off after 42 seconds of silence
The teams made a strong statement on the eve of MLB’s Jackie Robinson Day.
# TAKING ACTION
More major sporting events postponed, as soccer, tennis and baseball join protest
Naomi Osaka withdrew her semi-final, saying ‘before I am an athlete, I am a black woman’.
# Postponed
New Zealand's North v South rugby game delayed because of virus restrictions
The hotly-anticipated clash has been put back a week to 5 September.
# caution
Linfield's Champions League tie today postponed due to 'Covid-19 issues'
The news was confirmed less than two hours before the scheduled kick-off time.
# Off
Sturgeon ‘furious’ as players’ pub trip sees Aberdeen game postponed
The First Minister said Dons players ‘blatantly broke’ coronavirus protocols when they spent Saturday night in a bar.
# Delayed
Disney delays release of Mulan, Star Wars, Avatar due to Covid-19 pandemic
The live-action Mulan had already been postponed twice.
# dreams
How a 16-year-old with no boxing experience went from idolising Katie Taylor to competing with her
Ireland’s Gráinne Walsh discusses her circuitous sporting journey.
# road to england
Women's Euro 2021 officially rescheduled for July 2022
Ireland are on track to qualify for the tournament in England.
# Comeback
'He has done an unbelievable job' - Dan Leavy into final stages of knee rehab
The 25-year-old Ireland and Leinster flanker suffered a complex knee injury last year.
# Le Tour
Tour de France set to be postponed, cycling faces 'economic meltdown' if cancelled outright
France has announced the suspension of all mass public gatherings until mid-July to curb the spread of Covid-19.
# on the backburner
Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off in June shelved as FAI face manager contract dilemma
The rescheduled games have been postponed again today after Uefa’s conference call with its 55 member associations.
# Postponed
Champions League and Europa League finals officially shelved by Uefa
The showcase matches will not take place in May, as scheduled.
# inevitable
'We're ready for the worst' - Fears over future of cash-strapped NRL as season is suspended
Australia’s National Rugby League has been postponed two rounds into the new campaign.
# Postponed
US PGA Championship called off amid coronavirus pandemic
The organising body said they hoped to reschedule the event at Harding Park later in the year.
# latest
Ireland U20s, Ireland Women, and Munster among latest postponements
More rugby fixtures have been called off for now.
# CONFIRMED
Ireland's Six Nations clash with France in Paris has been postponed
The decision has been made due to fears over the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
# BACKLOG
Six Nations 'fully intends' to complete championship as Italy v England postponed
Meanwhile, Munster and Connacht have seen Pro14 visits to Italy postponed.