Since the approval of the COVID-19 Relief Plan in June, FIFA has received applications from over 150 member associations.
The battle for the second place remained tight until the final kilometers, as Rio Olympic Games runner-up Cai, representing Team Yunnan, held off a strong challenge from London Olympic champion Chen to finish second in 1:22:03. The 28-year-old Chen of Guangdong trailed nine seconds further behind to take the third place.
The Rio de Janeiro state championship resumed behind closed doors in June and officials had hoped to reopen stadiums in July but changed their minds as infections soared.
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The withdrawal of Osaka meant that two of the current world's top three women's players would not play at Roland Garros this year, as reigning champion and world No. 1 Ashleigh Barty already announced earlier this month that she would not be able to participate the clay major due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
DOHA, Sept. 19 (Xinhua) -- Sharjah FC beat Al Duhail SC 4-2 to get their first win on matchday four of the 2020 AFC Champions League group C on Friday.
The capital city in China held a meeting on Tuesday to review the designing scheme of Beijing Workers Stadium renovation, with plans for this to be submitted to the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in late September.
Plans about the club's structure will be made in close contact with its 160,000 members who have to vote on any significant changes within the club.
"We have to improve in order to be able to compete in the league with guarantees," added Dutchman.
12 players are below the age of 23. Favre could count on the youngest squad in the club's history and play intense and fluid attacking football.
He also expressed his commitment to the club, commenting he would "give my heart on the field to my team-mates, the club and also to the fans."