List of events replacing regular sports content during the 2019-20 coronavirus outbreak

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Coronavirus disease 2019, commonly shortened to COVID-19, is an infectious disease discovered at the end of 2019.

Due to the 2019–20 coronavirus outbreak many esports events were postponed or cancelled to prioritise health and security to anyone attending them. Sports have also been affected but several initiatives were taken in order to organize virtual events with real life athletes.

Total number list entries: 8

Official Events[edit]

Here is a list of events that are held by federations and other entitled parties.
Number of entries: 4

Announced Event Organizer Game Event Date(s) Participants Notes
2020-03-20 [1] Virtual Grand Prix Series Formula One Group F1 2019 Mar 22 - May 24 F1 drivers
Guests
Events are held on the same day a race was planned.
Circuits such as Vietnamese and Dutch circuits are not available in the game and will be replaced by other circuits.
2020-03-19 [2] LaLiga Santander Challenge LaLiga
Ibai
FIFA 20 Mar 20 - Mar 22 LaLiga players Each of the 20 LaLiga clubs is represented by one of their players.
2020-03-18 [3] Supercars Eseries 2020 Supercars iRacing Mar ?? - May ?? Supercars drivers Each driver is expected to be participating.
2020-03-18 [4] eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series NASCAR
iRacing
iRacing Mar 22 - May ?? NASCAR drivers
NASCAR dignitaries

Community Events[edit]

Here is a list of events that are held by other actors.
Number of entries: 4

Announced Event Organizer Game Event Date(s) Participants Notes
2020-03-19 [5] Ultimate QuaranTeam Leyton Orient FC FIFA 20 Mar 22 - Apr ?? Club players
Club fans
Each club participating must be represented by one of their players or a fan and use the same club in-game.
2020-03-14 [6] The Replacements 100 Podium eSports
iRacing
iRacing Mar 15 NASCAR drivers
Various guests
2020-03-13 [7] Not the GP Veloce Esport F1 2019 Mar 15 - ?? Real life drivers
Virtual drivers
Various guests
2020-03-13 [8] The Race All-Star Esports Battle The Race rFactor 2 Mar 15 - ?? Real life drivers
Virtual drivers

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