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Covid: Sports to go behind closed doors in Wales

By Matt Warner

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  • The Welsh Government have confirmed that sports will go behind closed doors from December 26 in order to limit the spread of the Omicron variant of Covid.
  • Economy Minister Vaughan Gething announced the measures after a recent surge in confirmed cases of Omicron in Wales.
  • Some sports teams have already postponed fixtures after outbreaks of Covid within their teams.