The Euroleague has seen how one by one all the matches of matchday 19 were falling, which must be disputed between this Thursday and this Friday. With the postponement of the Armani Miln-Zenit Saint Petersburg, there are no longer any standing. The nine encounters had to be suspended due to coronavirus outbreaks in different teams of the competition.
In the latter case, it has been the Russian team which has requested the postponement of the clash, as numerous positives for COVID-19 in the squad prevent the coach, the Spanish Xavi Pascual, have the eight players necessary to play a match, according to the rules of the competition.
Among the Spanish teams, Real Madrid saw their game fall against UNICS for the positives on Kazn’s team. After postponement Bitci Baskonia’s clash in Tel Aviv against Maccabi, since the Basque authorities forced the group of Baskonians to keep quarantine. And finally, the numerous cases in Barcelona made it impossible for him to have eight players to visit CSKA.
Now the Euroleague try balance the calendar to relocate the many postponed meetings. And the worst thing is that there are still several weeks left with a double shift, for example, the next one. It is likely that some of those games should also be suspended.