Six Nations: France v. Scotland postponed over Covid-19 after 11th player infected

About This Source - FRANCE 24 English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from France 24. France 24 is a French state-owned international news television network based in Paris.

Recent from FRANCE 24 English:

  • European Super League: Financial incentives at heart of breakaway competition
  • Russia ‘responsible’ for Navalny’s health, EU’s Borrell says
  • Protests planned across Russia to ‘save Navalny’s life’ as West warns Putin
  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Six Nations: France v. Scotland postponed over Covid-19 after 11th player infected” – below is their description.

    France’s Six Nations game against Scotland was postponed after another player tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number infected to 11, organisers said on Thursday.

    FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Honouring ageing Queensland soldiers this Anzac Day | 7NEWS
  • South Korea braces for possible fourth coronavirus wave amid slow vaccination drive
  • Coronavirus: Families reunite as Trans-Tasman bubble begins | 9 News Australia
  • Cape Verde governing party retains power after winning parliamentary polls
  • Coronavirus: Australians over 50 to receive COVID-19 jab | 9 News Australia
  • In This Story: France

    France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.

    6 Recent Items: France

  • European Super League: Financial incentives at heart of breakaway competition
  • Russia ‘responsible’ for Navalny’s health, EU’s Borrell says
  • Protests planned across Russia to ‘save Navalny’s life’ as West warns Putin
  • Both sides to make closing arguments in Derek Chauvin murder trial
  • New Delhi announces week-long lockdown amid ‘critical’ Covid-19 situation
  • Tens of thousands flee deadly violence in Nigeria’s Borno State
  • In This Story: Scotland

    Scotland is a country in Western Europe which forms part of the United Kingdom. Its government was joined with that of England’s through the 1707 Acts of Union. A devolved government now administers many of the affairs of the country, though ultimate authority still resides with Westminster. Scotland has a distinct legal system and national sporting associations. 5.2 million people live in Scotland and the largest city in the country is Glasgow, though the capital is Edinburgh where the government sits at the Scottish Parliament opposite Holyrood Palace.

    3 Recent Items: Scotland

  • 2021 Coral Scottish Grand National Handicap Chase – Racing TV
  • Record drug deaths in Scotland ‘not acceptable’
  • Prince Philip: Students at Duke’s old boarding school lay wreath at sea as tribute | ITV News
  • Leave a Comment