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The remaining matches of National League North are cancelled

The National League have confirmed that the remaining matches of National League North in York city this season have been cancelled.

One of the main reasons for this was the response of the clubs participating in this league. According to the League, up to 90 percent of the clubs want to cancel the league due to many reasons, especially the quick spread of COVID-19 pandemic. Therefore, the League has made a decision on cancelling the remaining matches.

The National League’s matches have been suspended since March 16 due to the concerns of COVID-19pandemic.

National League calls for clubs to vote to end the season

The clubs in the three divisions of the National League were asked to vote about the way to end the season. Most of the clubs, including York City, are in favour of cancelling the remaining matches of the league. The results of this vote also determine the outcomes of the season.

According to this result, the National League has made a decision to cancel the season. And York City club hope that they will be given the position at the top of the table at this season.

All of 24 clubs in the National Division will take part in this vote. However, the National League North and National League South only have four votes per league, which means 32 overall. 

On the other hand, there is information that York City will receive £14,000 from the recent pay-out. This money will be given by the Premier League. 

According to the National League, they have received £2m of funds from the Premier League. The money was given from the 2020/21 season and will soon be used as an advance payment to the clubs.

While the money given to National Division clubs is £58,333, the amount of money for North and South clubs is £13,636.

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List of cancelled sports events including football in York City (Part 1)

Here is the long list of sports events that have been cancelled or postponed due to Covid-19 epidemic.

Boxing

Northern Irish Michael Conlan In St Patrick’s Day The fight in New York against Belmar Preciado at Madison Square Garden was suspended, while Shakur Stevenson and Miguel Marriaga were also postponed.

Derek Chisora ​​wore an anti-coronavirus suit and Oleksandr Usyk sprayed disinfectant during their press conference to inform them of their heavy fight in May.

Darts

PDC has moved its double title Premier League darts in Rotterdam from the end of March to 9-10 September. The semi-finals and finals of the tournament will take place in the Dutch city.

Baseball

The British Trial team is returning home after the series against Sri Lanka has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The physical and mental health of our players and support team is paramount, he said the England and Wales cricket council (ECB) in a statement. The second series of trials will begin in Galle on Thursday, March 19.

Meanwhile, the start of the Indian Premier League has been delayed from March 29 to April 15. Of India’s home team an international day with South Africa has now been postponed. Originally moved behind closed doors, Australia and New Zealand’s ODI series have now been postponed, as well as the three-match Twenty20 series.

Both parties work to find replacement dates to rearrange the furniture. Australia won its first ODI on Friday but visitors are now returning to New Zealand after changing travel restrictions there. Black hat driver Capsie Lockie Ferguson was isolated in his team hotel after complaining of a sore throat after Friday’s match but was later deleted to return home.

England captain Joe Root and Ben Stokes arrived at the team hotel in Colombo after their tour was delayed.

Cycling

The Paris-Nice race nearing its end on Sunday appears to have been canceled after the French Bicycle Federation (FFC) announced the cancellation of all cycling events in France due to the Covid-19 epidemic. Summer Italy, scheduled to begin in Hungary in May, has also been postponed, while Six Day Manchester is expected to be held this weekend.

Both the UK-based Tour and the Women’s Tour have been postponed. Annually, this tournament attracts thousands of participants in the UK including York City. However, race organizers will now try to collaborate with UCI and British Cycling to find an alternative date for the Women’s Accessories WorldTour event, originally scheduled to take place around June 8-13.