In the article below, we will catch up with the latest sports news around the world today, October 22th, 2020.
F1 race 2021 continues its start at the Australian GP
According to Andrew Westacott, Australian GP race executive director, F1 2021 racing season will still start in Australia, as usual, every year.
In 2020, this race was canceled due to Covid-19. Sky Sports also revealed that there will be a new race in Saudi Arabia and two races in the Netherlands and Vietnam will also be held for the first time after being canceled in the 2020 season.
Federer revealed his health situation before returning
According to public opinion, Federer can return after 2 knee injury surgeries this year. He is about to attend the Australian Open next year taking place from 18-31 in Melbourne (Australia).
Federer does not want to rush back to play when he is not fully recovered from injury
The famous cyclist had to operate his knees
The famous Nairo Quintana’s cyclist, Mundo Deportivo, will be forced to undergo both knee injury surgery. Meanwhile, the physiotherapy is still underway. The purpose of this operation is to help the 30-year-old Colombian driver get the best out of his fitness when he returns to play next season.
Cilic lost pain in the tennis tournament in Germany
Although highly appreciated at the Cologne Open, the former US Open champion and No. 9 seed Marin Cilic unexpectedly lost to American tennis player Steve Johnson 6-7 (3-7), 4-6 at the moment Round 1. But in round 2, Johnson himself was disappointed when he lost to his Alejandro Davidovich Fokina after 2 sets.
Will the NBA allow the players to use marijuana?
According to Real GM, organizers of the American Professional Basketball (NBA) tournament can allow its players to use marijuana from the season until it is removed from the list of banned substances. Previously, the authorities also found no evidence that smoking marijuana negatively affects athletes’ performance.