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ICYMI – TOP STORIES FROM WEEK OF JUL 26 – JUL 31, 2020
ICYMI - TOP STORIES FROM WEEK OF JUL 26 - JUL 31, 2020

By Cosmos Sports | July 31, 2020

Every week we recap the top Canadian Sports Business stories from the past week.

Canadian Duvernay-Tardif opts out of NFL season in order to continue front-line work

Canada’s Duvernay-Tardiff became the first player to opt out of the NFL season as he wishes to put his efforts into working on the front line. FULL STORY

Sports Business : Endurance Sports Industry worst hit, 80% will go out of business claims study

The pandemic has shown to hit the endurance sports industry hardest with projections showing 80% of event operators will go out of business. FULL STORY

NHL teams arrive in Canadian bubbles of Toronto, Edmonton ahead of league restart

The 24 NHL teams have made their way into Canada, settling into their bubbles within Toronto and Edmonton. FULL STORY

Software firm VST Enterprise COVID-19 passport app to help ‘Get Fans Back’ for UK sports events

A new app has been developed that could bring sports fans back into stadiums in the UK. FULL STORY

How COVID-19 Disrupted Professional Sports – And Their Taxes

 The return of professional sports reveal a larger impact on non-resident athletes on Canadian teams as they find themselves paying significantly more or less taxes based on their hub location. FULL STORY

Report: Four more Marlins players test positive for COVID-19

In less than one week, 17 members of the Miami Marlins report testing positive for COVID-19, postponing their upcoming scheduled games. FULL STORY

Island Games: Canadian Premier League to play 2020 season in Charlottetown

After months of anticipation, the Canadian Premier League has finally announced they are headed to P.E.I. to conclude their 2020 season. FULL STORY

ICYMI - TOP STORIES FROM WEEK OF JUL 26 - JUL 31, 2020

By Cosmos Sports | July 31, 2020

Every week we recap the top Canadian Sports Business stories from the past week.

Canadian Duvernay-Tardif opts out of NFL season in order to continue front-line work

Canada’s Duvernay-Tardiff became the first player to opt out of the NFL season as he wishes to put his efforts into working on the front line. FULL STORY

Sports Business : Endurance Sports Industry worst hit, 80% will go out of business claims study

The pandemic has shown to hit the endurance sports industry hardest with projections showing 80% of event operators will go out of business. FULL STORY

NHL teams arrive in Canadian bubbles of Toronto, Edmonton ahead of league restart

The 24 NHL teams have made their way into Canada, settling into their bubbles within Toronto and Edmonton. FULL STORY

Software firm VST Enterprise COVID-19 passport app to help ‘Get Fans Back’ for UK sports events

A new app has been developed that could bring sports fans back into stadiums in the UK. FULL STORY

How COVID-19 Disrupted Professional Sports – And Their Taxes

 The return of professional sports reveal a larger impact on non-resident athletes on Canadian teams as they find themselves paying significantly more or less taxes based on their hub location. FULL STORY

Report: Four more Marlins players test positive for COVID-19

In less than one week, 17 members of the Miami Marlins report testing positive for COVID-19, postponing their upcoming scheduled games. FULL STORY

Island Games: Canadian Premier League to play 2020 season in Charlottetown

After months of anticipation, the Canadian Premier League has finally announced they are headed to P.E.I. to conclude their 2020 season. FULL STORY