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Sport: "hygiene concepts failed": sport has problem, zverev complains of

Still over the vaccine, Chardy targets April

 Still over the vaccine, Chardy targets April © Provided by Tennis - ATP: Chardy resumed training and targets the season on clay finally new reassuring news from Jérémy Chardy! The palis soon 35 years is no longer appeared on the ATP circuit for four months and its defeat in the first round of the US Open against Matteo Berrettini. He has also won a match since his quarter-final of the Tokyo Olympics lost against the future winner Alexander Zverev.

is the chaos at the Handball European Championship only the beginning? There, since January 19, 2022, the retreat of the German national team threatens. The leaders are still advised. In football, the Karlsruhe SC relies on the training, even at FC St. Pauli, the concern is great in front of a new omikron outbreak.

Handball-Nationalspieler Christoph Steinert, hier am 16. Januar 2022 im EM-Spiel gegen Österreich, hat Corona. © DPA Handball National Christoph Steinert, here on January 16, 2022 in the European Championship game against Austria, Corona has.

was extremely rare under earlier variants during sports, which does not seem to be the case with Omikron.

Epidemiologist: "Team Sport No longer safe feasible"

According to the epidemiologist Markus Scholz, the Omikron variant represents a new form of the threat and might paralyze all team sports. "I see the hygiene concepts in team sports as failed. With the Omikron variant, team sports are hardly feasible safely, "said Scholz, who operates at the Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology of the University of Leipzig, the news portal" Watson ".

Kiev satisfied with the "unity" of its partners against Moscow

 Kiev satisfied with the The Ukrainian authorities welcome the refusal of NATO to grant Russia a right to look at a possible accession of their country to the Atlantic Alliance . © Provided by the world The Ukrainian President, Volodymyr Zelensky, and the Secretary General of NATO, Jens Stoltenberg, Brussels, 16 December 2021.

The scientist not only refers to the cases at the German Handball National Team during the current EM, but on all sports. "Generally, all bodiled team sports are currently impaired by the much contagious omikron variant," said Scholz.

EHF Secretary General: "Teams were in a bubble"

The European Championship believed the Handball Association EHF to have done everything for a safe tournament. EHF Secretary-General Martin Hausleitner said on Tuesday: "All teams have their own areas in the hotels. They also eat in these areas. Teams in which there were several infections are housed in single rooms. As far as the hotels are concerned, the teams are in principle already in a bubble. "

But all that was not enough, the virus is faster. While the clubs fight on one side around the return of the audience, the virus threatens the regulated training and game operation. However, a renewed suspension could ultimately drive many struck clubs into the economic misery.

Alexander Zverev: "We are not tested."

Maybe the professional clubs also capitulate as the profit named. At the Australian Open, testing is leaving the athletes themselves - as Alexander Zverev makes public. "We are not tested. If we were tested, there is probably more positive than now, "said the Olympic champion on Wednesday. He believes that "certainly some" players are already infected. But where no tests, as no positive ... (ACH)

Racism in cricket: Azeem Rafiq staggered despite Middlesex chair’s apology for comments .
Mike O’Farrell appeared to make generalisations at a Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) select committee hearing.Middlesex chair Mike O’Farrell issued an apology on Tuesday afternoon after comments he made to the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) select committee were criticised by Rafiq and others.

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