Games Cancel Around The Country, Virtual Sports Take Off In Oklahoma


Thursday, March 26th 2020, 5:47 pm
By: Jonathan Huskey


The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic caused several leagues to postpone or cancel games, but a Green County team is finding a way to play or watch the sport they love virtually. 

"It's crazy. It's almost like your watching a real-life football game," said Dion Hawkins. 

The Tulsa Desperados compete in a 20-team simulation - a self-described sporting experience unlike any other. Teams are made up of people around the world and includes skills, stats, and there's even a draft. 

"It's like football but you're playing chess," Hawkins said. 

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