CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie testifies before Ontario committee on finance

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CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie testifies before Ontario committee on finance

TORONTO — CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie says the complexity of the situation has made it difficult for the league to formulate a plan to deal with COVID-19.

Ambrosie spoke today before an Ontario standing committee on finance and economic affairs.


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The commissioner has said the 2020 CFL season would start in September, at the earliest, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

But Ambrosie has also stated the cancellation of the entire ’20 campaign remains very possible.


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Last month, Ambrosie testified before a House of Commons standing committee on finance.

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Ambrosie’s testimony came after he requested up to $150 million in financial assistance from the federal government.




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