Coronavirus updates, March 31: Spurs cuts pay of 550 non-playing staff

The COVID-19 pandemic has killed more than 36,600 people and spread across 201 countries. We provide you the live updates of how it has hit global sport.

Tottenham has cut the pay of its 550 non-playing staff for April and May by 20 per cent because of the coronavirus pandemic, chairman Daniel Levy announced on Tuesday.

Tottenham has cut the pay of its 550 non-playing staff for April and May by 20 per cent because of the coronavirus pandemic, chairman Daniel Levy announced on Tuesday.   -  AFP

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has spread worldwide, taking the lives of over 36,600 people, and spreading across 201 countries.

The biggest news for the world of sport is the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics from 2020 to March 23, 2021. Several other tournaments, including the IPL, Premier League and French Open have been postponed.

Suspensions or cancellations have also impacted Moto GP, Bundesliga, ATP Tour, La Liga, Euro 2020, BWF Tour, ICC World Test Championship, Copa America, WTA Tour and several Formula One (F1) races among others.

Here are the updates from around the world as they happen: