“Elite” in the news

Example collocations

elite badminton
elite group
elite level
political elite
ruling elite

Publications and example sentences

www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· Washington Braces for Another Night of George Floyd Protests  
“I was called at two o’clock in the morning and again this morning,” said Bryant Woltz, a glass contractor boarding up the Bombay Club, ordinarily the scene of power lunches between politicians and the media elite.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· English Football League agree Championship restart date  
In a statement, the EFL said: “Following Saturday’s announcement by the government to allow elite sporting events to return behind closed doors, the EFL has this weekend agreed to a provisional restart date of the weekend of 20 June 2020 for matches in the Sky Bet Championship.  Copy example sentence
www.bbc.com
BBC Sport
· Silverstone: F1 races given go-ahead by UK government  
F1 sources say people involved in elite sports events will be exempt from a requirement on international travellers to self-isolate for 14 days.  Copy example sentence
www.theguardian.com
The Guardian
· Championship season set to resume on 20 June with play-off final at end of July  
“Following Saturday’s announcement by the Government to allow elite sporting events to return behind closed doors, the EFL has this weekend agreed to a provisional restart date of the weekend of 20 June 2020 for matches in the Sky Bet Championship,” an official statement said.  Copy example sentence
www.channelnewsasia.com
CNA
· Atalanta coach Gasperini reveals he had coronavirus at Valencia game  
More than 40,000 fans travelled the 60km to Milan, joining in celebrations for a historic 4-1 result, in the club's first elite European campaign.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· ECB to seek guidance about cricket’s return from coronavirus pandemic  
The Government’s approval of stage three of the return to elite sport, which is set to start at Newcastle Racecourse on Monday, came only two days after the ECB pushed back the start of the domestic season until August 1, stating it was hopeful of seeing both domestic and recreational cricket this year.  Copy example sentence
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· Tyrone Mings says Premier League return is driven by money  
There were no positive results in the most recent round of tests at Premier League clubs and the UK government says elite sport can return behind closed doors from Monday.  Copy example sentence
www.financialexpress.com
Financial Express
· Arjuna Award: Vinesh Phogat to be nominated for Khel Ratna, Sakshi Malik applies for contention  
Recently she lost twice to young grappler Sonam Malik, who stopped the elite athlete from making the cut even for the Asian Olympic Qualifiers.  Copy example sentence
www.france24.com
FRANCE 24
· ECB welcome British government advice over restart  
The Government's approval of stage three of the return to elite sport came only two days after the ECB pushed back the start of the domestic season until August 1.  Copy example sentence