Dean Smith labelled the capture of Barkley “a real coup” for Villa.
Courtney Lawes and Manu Tuilagi were both forced off early in the game.
The new term in English rugby’s top flight will begin on November 20, just 27 days after the 2019-20 champions are decided.
The 34-year-old recently ended a distinguished 15-year career with Leinster.
The 2020 Coral Challenge Cup final at Wembley next month will be played behind closed doors, the Rugby Football League has confirmed.
The reigning European champions were beaten by Racing 92 in Saturday’s Champions Cup semi-final.
Mick Schumacher, 21, will take part in opening practice for the Alfa Romeo team a week on Friday.
The six-time world champion felt the FIA were finding new ways to stop him from winning.
Hamilton bid to match Michael Schumacher’s record 91 victories at the Russian Grand Prix was derailed when he was handed a 10-second
Young talent Shivam Mavi, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Varun Chakravarthy showed its power Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won
Mikey Thomson has replaced Greg Milne on McIntyre’s bag.
The American finished two shots ahead of England’s Aaron Rai in Ballymena.
Taylor knocked out Thailand’s Apinun Khongsong in the first round.
The Scot started on the front foot and caught the Thai challenger with a left-hand body shot to secure victory after two minutes and 41 seconds.
The world champion posted a video of the protest on Wednesday evening.
Taylor said: “It was probably my first real break from boxing. The unbeaten Scot can ill afford any slip-ups in defence of his WBA Super and IBF light-welterweight titles.
The Briton was due to defend his heavyweight titles against Pulev in June, which is now understood to be pencilled in for December 12 at the O2 Arena.
Two fights were scrapped from the event – one due to a late positive Covid-19 test and another after a fighter fainted before his scheduled walk out.
Calderwood was lined up to fight Valentina Shevchenko but the women’s 125lb champion pulled out with a leg injury and has since undergone surgery
Sherrock began in hot form in the first-round tie, but four missed match darts across two legs cost her dearly as Smith took five straight legs, including a 109 checkout to take the thrilling decider.
The Dutchman’s reign in the Premier League is over after defeat on Saturday night
Van Gerwen had won only two of his previous seven matches on night 15.
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Bertens experienced full body cramps at the end of the three-hour contest.
Nadal, the defending champion and nine-time winner, was beaten 6-2 7-5 by Schwartzman.
Halep is looking for a first title in Rome.
Halep made it third time lucky in Italian Open finals having lost in back-to-back appearances in 2017 and 2018.