Coronavirus: When major sports and leagues plan to return

Oleh Seng Foo 10 Jun 2020 179
Coronavirus: When major sports and leagues plan to return
After the COVID-19 pandemic put most sports to a halt earlier this year, several leagues and tournaments have made their return, with more soon following suit. Here's a look at the major sports that have resumed play and are scheduled to return (subject to change):


K League 1: Ongoing since May 8 (Astro Supersport)
Bundesliga: Ongoing since May 16 (Fox Sports)
DFB Pokal: Ongoing June 9 (Astro Supersport)
LaLiga: June 11 (beIN Sports)
Super Lig: June 12 (beIN Sports)
English Premier League: June 17 (Astro Supersport)
Serie A: June 20 (Fox Sports)
FA Cup: June 27 (Astro Supersport)
J-League: July 4 (Astro Supersport)
A-League: Mid-July (beIN Sports)
MLS: TBC (beIN Sports)
UEFA Champions League: TBC (beIN Sports)
UEFA Europa League: TBC (beIN Sports)
AFC Champions League: TBC (Fox Sports)
AFC Cup: TBC (Fox Sports)


NBA: July 31 (Astro Supersport)
ASEAN Basketball League: TBC (Astro Arena)


Lingshui China Masters: August 25
Chinese Taipei Open: September 1
Korea Open: September 8
China Open: September 15
Japan Open: September 22
Thomas and Uber Cup: October 3


US Open: August 24
French Open: September 20


Czech Open: August 25
Bulgaria Open: September 1


National Rugby League​: Ongoing since May 28
Super Rugby Aotearoa: June 13 (Rugby Pass TV)
Premiership Rugby: August 15
Six Nations Championship: TBC (Rugby Pass TV)



NASCAR: Ongoing since May 17 (Astro Supersport)
IndyCar: June 6 (Fox Sports)
Formula One: July 5 (Fox Sports)
MotoGP: TBC (Fox Sports)


UFC: Ongoing since May 9 (Fox Sports)
ONE Championship: July 3 (Astro Arena & Astro Supersport)


KBO League: Ongoing since June 2 (Fox Sports)
MLB: TBC (Fox Sports)


PGA Tour: June 11 (Golf Channel)
LPGA: July 23 (Golf Channel)
European Tour: July 30 (Golf Channel)
PGA Championships: August 6
The Masters: November 12
Ryder Cup: TBC


Milan-San Remo: August 8 (Eurosport)
Tour de France: August 29
Giro d'Italia: October 3


F1 Esports Virtual Grand Prix Series: Ongoing since March 22 (Fox Sports)
MotoGP Virtual Race: Ongoing since March 24 (Fox Sports)
Formula E Race at Home Challenge: Ongoing since April 25 (Fox Sports)
CS:GO Blast Premier Spring Showdown: Ongoing since June 1 (eGG Network)
24 Hours of Le Mans Virtual: June 13 (Eurosport)
The International: TBC

*This list is correct as of 5 June 2020 and will be updated from time to time. Dates are as per respective local timezones.

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