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Euro 2020: Uefa ‘thinking about’ switching tournament to one country

Bayern Munich CEO says Ceferin weighing up planScheduled 12-city proposal thought up before CovidUefa’s president, Aleksander Ceferin, is weighing up whether to stage the European Championship in one country this summer rather than across the continent…

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Greek president praises Sofia Bekatorou for reporting alleged sexual assault

Olympic sailing gold medallist alleges assault occurred in 1998Katerina Sakellaropoulou praises athlete’s ‘brave revelation’Greece’s president, Katerina Sakellaropoulou, has praised Olympic sailing champion Sofia Bekatorou for dissolving a potential “c…

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‘Djokovic is a tool’: Nick Kyrgios hits out at world No 1 over Covid-19 demands

Djokovic has called for easing of quarantine restrictions‘No special treatment’ for players, says Victorian PremierNick Kyrgios has joined the former Davis Cup player Sam Groth in criticising Novak Djokovic after the world No 1 reportedly wrote to Aust…

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European roundup: Bayern edge past Freiburg to extend Bundesliga lead

Robert Lewandowski sets record with 21 goals in 16 matchesNapoli crush Fiorentina 6-0 as Milan report two Covid positivesThomas Müller set up one goal and scored a second-half winner as Bayern Munich edged past Freiburg 2-1 on Sunday to end their oppon…

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American yacht takes flight and capsizes in Challenger Series race

American Magic’s boat Patriot capsizes in strong windsBen Ainslie’s Ineos Team UK have four wins from four racesNew York Yacht Club’s American Magic were denied their first points in the Challenger Series when ‘Patriot’ capsized in the second race afte…

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European roundup: Dortmund slip up while RB Leipzig miss chance to go top

Dortmund’s Marco Reus misses penalty in 1-1 draw with MainzLeipzig trail Bayern Munich by one point after 2-2 at WolfsburgBorussia Dortmund had to come from behind to rescue a 1-1 home draw against struggling Mainz 05 on Saturday that kept them in four…

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Like father like daughter: Trinity Rodman picked No 2 in NWSL draft

Soccer player shares sports talent with NBA star father DennisTrinity Rodman will play for Washington SpiritAnother member of the Rodman family is headed for the athletic spotlight.The Washington Spirit selected forward Trinity Rodman with the No 2 ove…

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Footballers should rein in celebrations, says medical chief Jonathan Van-Tam

‘Every close contact that is avoidable should be avoided’Footballers under scrutiny after FA Cup scenesEngland’s deputy chief medical officer, Jonathan Van-Tam, has called on footballers to behave responsibly and stop celebrating in close proximity to …

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Reports identify US Olympic champion swimmer Klete Keller at Capitol riot

Keller was a relay teammate of Phelps at 2004 Athens GamesNo suggestion 38-year-old played any part in the violenceAmerican Klete Keller, who won two Olympic gold medals as a relay teammate of Michael Phelps, was identified as being among the Donald Tr…

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Reports identify US Olympic champion swimmer Klete Keller at Capitol riot

Keller was a relay teammate of Phelps at 2004 Athens GamesNo suggestion 38-year-old played any part in the violenceAmerican Klete Keller, who won two Olympic gold medals as a relay teammate of Michael Phelps, was identified as being among the Donald Tr…

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Kazuyoshi Miura signs contract to play past 54th birthday in Japan

Upcoming season will be Miura’s 36th as a professionalHe played four times for Yokohama FC in 2020 seasonKazuyoshi Miura, the oldest scorer in Japanese professional football, is set to play on at the age of 54 after extending his contract with Yokohama…

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Kazuyoshi Miura signs contract to play past 54th birthday in Japan

Upcoming season will be Miura’s 36th as a professionalHe played four times for Yokohama FC in 2020 seasonKazuyoshi Miura, the oldest scorer in Japanese professional football, is set to play on at the age of 54 after extending his contract with Yokohama…

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Kazuyoshi Miura signs contract to play past 54th birthday in Japan

Upcoming season will be Miura’s 36th as a professionalHe played four times for Yokohama FC in 2020 seasonKazuyoshi Miura, the oldest scorer in Japanese professional football, is set to play on at the age of 54 after extending his contract with Yokohama…

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European roundup: Conte anger at Inter’s late slip, Dembélé set for Atlético

Mancini scored late on for Roma to make it 2-2Dembélé asks to leave Lyon for La Liga leaderInter Milan head coach Antonio Conte said his players’ anxiety played a part in conceding a late equaliser to Roma in their 2-2 Serie A draw. Related: European r…

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European roundup: Griezmann and Messi double up as Barça thrash Granada

Barcelona claim third successive win for first time this seasonErling Haaland scores twice as Dortmund beat RB LeipzigLionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann each scored twice as Barcelona thrashed Granada 4-0 away on Saturday to win a third consecutive La …

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Schalke avoid record as Hoppe hat-trick secures first league win in a year

Schalke’s American teenager Matthew Hoppe scored a hat-trick on only his fifth Bundesliga appearance to carry the struggling side to a 4-0 victory over Hoffenheim and snap the Royal Blues’ 30-game winless streak in the league.Hoppe, who made his Bundes…

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Will Pucovski half century lays platform for Australia in third Test against India

Pucovski out for 62 in strong Test debut at the SCGWarner departs for five on return from groin injuryAustralia look destined for their biggest score of the series against India after a half century from debutant opener Will Pucovski helped them to 166…

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Will Pucovski half century lays platform for Australia in third Test against India

Pucovski out for 62 in strong Test debut at the SCGWarner departs for five on return from groin injuryAustralia look destined for their biggest score of the series against India after a half century from debutant opener Will Pucovski helped them to 166…

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Will Pucovski half century lays platform for Australia in third Test against India

Pucovski out for 62 in strong Test debut at the SCGWarner departs for five on return from groin injuryAustralia look destined for their biggest score of the series against India after a half century from debutant opener Will Pucovski helped them to 166…

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Lionel Messi double boosts Barcelona as Pochettino begins PSG reign with draw

Barça win 3-2 in Bilbao, Atlético crash out of Copa del ReyPSG held by Saint-Étienne, Inter shocked by SampdoriaLionel Messi was at the top of his game as Barcelona earned a 3-2 win at Athletic Bilbao on Wednesday to move up to third in La Liga.Ronald …