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05/28/20 04:34:00

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05/28 04:32 CDT The Latest: 1st test at Bologna negative for coronavirus The Latest: 1st test at Bologna negative for coronavirus By The Associated Press The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Bologna says a test carried out on a member of its staff who was suspected of having coronavirus has come back negative. The club says that a "further, definitive test" will be carried out in the next few hours. The players will nevertheless train individually as a precaution. It would be the first positive case in Serie A since the teams started training in groups if it is confirmed. The entire squad would have to go into quarantine. Serie A has been suspended since March 9 because of the coronavirus pandemic. The league is hoping to restart on June 13. ___ The Dutch Grand Prix has become the fourth Formula One race to be canceled this season. Organizers of the first Dutch GP in 35 years preferred to wait until next year in hope fans will be able to attend, rather than hold the race without them this time. The race in Zandvoort was set for May 3 and initially postponed. Race director Jan Lammers says "we would like to celebrate this moment, the return of Formula 1 in Zandvoort, together with our racing fans in the Netherlands." The other races canceled were the season-opening Australian GP on March 15; the Monaco GP on May 24; and the French GP on June 28. Another six remain postponed. F1 organizers still hope to reschedule those and hold 15-18 races this season, starting with back-to-back races at the Austrian GP in July. ___ The postponed Belgian Cup final has been rescheduled for Aug. 1. That is one week before the start of the league's next season. Belgian soccer authorities say the match between Club Brugge and Antwerp will take place in an empty King Baudouin Stadium. Club Brugge has the opportunity to secure a league-cup double after it was awarded its 16th Belgian title this month following a decision to end the current season prematurely because of the coronavirus pandemic. All sporting competitions in Belgium have been suspended until July 31. The new season is set to start on Aug. 7. ___ More AP sports: https://apnews.com/apf-sports and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports
 
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