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Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19

A list of Canadian international and domestic sporting events impacted by COVID-19: HOCKEY — NHL suspends 2019-20 season, impacting seven Canadian teams in Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal.
UFC plans to keep staging MMA shows, looks for new venues to host fight cards

UFC plans to keep staging MMA shows, looks for new venues to host fight cards

LAS VEGAS — UFC president Dana White says the UFC will continue staging fights despite the COVID-19 outbreak.
Rugby Canada suspends all sanctioned sport activities due to COVID-19 virus

Rugby Canada suspends all sanctioned sport activities due to COVID-19 virus

LANGFORD, B.C. — Rugby Canada has joined its hockey and soccer counterparts in suspending "all sanctioned rugby activities nationally" until at least April 10 due to COVID-19.
Call for coaching codes of conduct after harassment allegations at UVic

Call for coaching codes of conduct after harassment allegations at UVic

VANCOUVER — Post-secondary institutions in British Columbia are being urged to create coaching codes of conduct after verbal abuse complaints were made against a rowing coach at the University of Victoria.

Coronavirus fears lead to cancellation ECHL 2019-20 season and playoffs

PRINCETON, United States — The ECHL has cancelled the rest of its 2019-20 season.

Canada's John Makdessi, Randa Markos both beaten on UFC card in Brazil

BRASILIA, Brazil — Canadians John (The Bull) Makdessi and Randa (Quiet Storm) Markos both went down to defeat Saturday on a UFC Fight Night card.

Canoe Kayak Canada cancels Olympic and Paralympic team trials due to coronavirus

OTTAWA — Canoe Kayak Canada announced that they have cancelled their upcoming Olympic and Paralympic team trials due to the novel coronavirus.
Canada's Olympic champ Wiebe, teammate Lappage book their Tokyo tickets

Canada's Olympic champ Wiebe, teammate Lappage book their Tokyo tickets

OTTAWA — The official raised Canadian Erica Wiebe's arm to signal a victory, and her guaranteed spot at the Tokyo Olympics. The gesture was more for show, though, with no fans in attendance to recognize her accomplishment.
Flames won't pay event staff during COVID-19 suspension; Oilers offer assistance

Flames won't pay event staff during COVID-19 suspension; Oilers offer assistance

The Calgary Flames will not be assisting their part-time, hourly, and event staff who will be underemployed during the suspension of the NHL season.
Reds' Trevor Bauer organizing 'sandlot' game in Arizona

Reds' Trevor Bauer organizing 'sandlot' game in Arizona

PHOENIX — Cincinnati Reds pitcher Trevor Bauer says he is organizing a “sandlot” baseball game.