Sport's role as the great distraction reluctantly cancelled but it will be back
Posted: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 09:15
And, breathe. Preferably, it goes without saying, into a vacant space. At the end of a week when the sporting news cycle has seemed to pulse and spread and multiply like a malevolent bacillus, two things are abundantly clear. The correct decision on containment has – and this is important: only reluctantly – been made. And professional sport has never known a week like this.
Link to Barney Ronay article