Here are the top sports stories and upcoming coverage plans for Reuters text service as of 2 P.M GMT/10 A.M. ET. For a full schedule of news and events, go to our editorial calendar on Reuters Connect https://www.reutersconnect.com/planning.
Former FIFA president Blatter calls for Infantino to be suspended
BERN, (Reuters) - Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has called for his successor, Gianni Infantino, to be suspended by the global soccer body after criminal proceedings were opened against Infantino in Switzerland.
Motorcycling-Three MotoGP races cancelled due to pandemic, one added in Europe
MotoGP races in Argentina, Thailand and Malaysia this year have been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic but one more race will be added to the calendar and will be held in Europe in November, MotoGP announced on Friday.
Tennis-Kenin ready for career restart after COVID-19 disruption
The COVID-19 shutdown could not have come at a worse time for Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin but the American says she has made full use of the mini off-season and is raring to go when the professional circuit restarts next month.
Cricket - Second One Day International - England v Ireland
England play Ireland at the Ageas Bowl in the second of three one day internationals.
1 Aug 09:00 ET / 13:00 GMT
Golf - WGC - FedEx St Jude Invitational
Round two of the WGC - FedEx St Jude Invitational in Memphis Tennessee.
31 Jul 12:00 ET / 16:00 GMT
Round three of the WGC - FedEx St Jude Invitational in Memphis Tennessee.
1 Aug 08:45 ET / 12:45 GMT
MOTOR-F1-BRITAIN/ (PIX) (TV)
Motor racing - Formula One - British Grand Prix - Qualifying
Action from qualifying for the British Grand Prix in Silverstone.
Rugby Union - Super Rugby AU - week five
ACT Brumbies v Queensland Reds
1 Aug 05:00 ET / 09:00 GMT
Rugby Union - Super Rugby Aotearoa - week eight
Waikato Chiefs v Canterbury Crusaders
1 Aug 03:00 ET / 07:00 GMT
Soccer - France - Coupe de la Ligue - Paris St Germain v Olympique Lyonnais
The Stade de France hosts the rescheduled Coupe de la Ligue final between Paris St Germain and Olympique Lyonnais. The final was originally scheduled for April 4 but was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
31 Jul 15:10 ET / 19:10 GMT
Tennis-Palermo Ladies Open preview
Preview of the Palermo Ladies Open, which will mark the first event across the women's WTA and men's ATP Tours, when it starts on the clay courts of the Sicilian capital, five months after the forced shutdown of tennis due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
1 Aug 04:00 ET / 08:00 GMT