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Germany come through against Netherlands with late Nico Schulz goal

Nico Schulz scored a late winner as a new-look Germany side snatched a 3-2 win away to the Netherlands in their opening Euro 2020 Group C qualifier on Sunday.Germany seemed well set for victory after a superb first half produced goals for Leroy Sané an…

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Euro 2020 qualifying roundup: Spain and Italy start with wins, Swiss beat Georgia

• Sergio Ramos scores Panenka in Spain’s 2-1 win over Norway• Italy beat Finland 2-0; Sweden defeat Romania 2-1The Spain captain Sergio Ramos scored another Panenka penalty to give his side a 2-1 home win over Norway in their opening Euro 2020 qualifie…

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Neymar charged by Uefa for insulting referee after PSG’s defeat by United

• Brazil forward said the VAR’s decisions were ‘a disgrace’ • Neymar could be suspended for three matchesParis Saint-Germain forward Neymar has been charged for “insulting and/or molesting” the referee following his post-game rant after the French side…

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Three men sentenced to total of 17 years over illegal Premier League streaming

The fraudulent companies earned in excess of £5m‘Mastermind’ Steven King jailed for more than seven years Three operators of a pirate streaming organisation which provided illegal access to Premier League games to more than 1,000 pubs, clubs and homes …

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Leon Goretzka equaliser earns new-look Germany draw with Serbia

Germany, with a new-look team, made a promising return to the international stage with a 1-1 draw against Serbia in a friendly, showing signs of improvement following a disastrous 2018.The Germans, knocked out of the World Cup in the group stage and re…

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Phillies slugger broke TV with bat after teammates played Fortnite during game

Carlos Santana angered by video game during team’s slumpVeteran was traded away to Seattle Mariners in offseasonIn the midst of the Philadelphia Phillies’ late-season collapse in the final two months of the 2018 campaign, Carlos Santana apparently prov…

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Cristiano Ronaldo charged with improper conduct for Atlético celebration

Juventus player made similar gesture to Diego SimeoneAtlético coach was fined for incident but escaped a banThe Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is facing disciplinary action for his celebration after one of the three goals he scored in last week’s 3…

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‘It’s almost like we never left’: Smith and Warner link with Australia squad in UAE

Pair will not play in series against PakistanBall tampering bans officially end next weekSteve Smith and David Warner have met with their Australia teammates in the United Arab Emirates to smooth the ground for their return to international cricket whe…

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Usman Khawaja stars again as Australia seal comeback series win over India

Australia 272-9; India 237 – Australia win by 35 runsAdam Zampa leads the way as hosts are skittledUsman Khawaja struck his second century in three matches as Australia beat India by 35 runs in their final one-day international to seal a comeback 3-2 s…

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Alaskan Native musher Pete Kaiser wins Iditarod in one of closest finishes ever

Kaiser, 31, wins Iditarod for first time in 10th attemptAlaskan Native is first musher of Yup’ik descent to winWinning margin of 12 minutes among narrowest everThe 1,000-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race ended in a predawn close finish on the snow-cove…

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European roundup: Dortmund win but Bayern top after hammering Wolfsburg

• Robert Lewandowski scores twice in 6-0 home victory• Dortmund defeat struggling Stuttgart 3-1Champions Bayern Munich crushed VfL Wolfsburg 6-0 on Saturday with two goals from top scorer Robert Lewandowski, to move ahead of Borussia Dortmund at the to…

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Serena Williams backs US women’s soccer team’s discrimination case

Tennis champion describes pay discrepancy between male and female squads as ‘ludicrous’ Serena Williams and other prominent past and present American tennis players have expressed their support for a lawsuit filed by the US women’s national soccer team…

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Lionel Messi returns to Argentina squad for first time since World Cup

• Barcelona forward took sabbatical after last-16 exit to France• He will play at least one of Argentina’s friendlies this monthLionel Messi has been named in the Argentina squad for the first time since last year’s World Cup in Russia and will play in…

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All Blacks captain Kieran Read to play in Japan after World Cup

33-year-old to bring down curtain on Test careerExperienced No 8 signs up to play for Toyota Verblitz All Blacks captain Kieran Read has signed up to play with Japanese club Toyota Verblitz after this year’s World Cup, bringing an end to 13 seasons as …

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European roundup: Bayern draw level with Dortmund; PSG go 20 points clear

• German champions thrash Borussia Mönchengladbach 5-1• Kylian Mbappé scores twice for PSG in 2-1 win at CaenChampions Bayern Munich demolished their hosts Borussia Mönchengladbach 5-1 to join leaders Borussia Dortmund at the top of the Bundesliga afte…

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India chase down Australia to win first ODI by six wickets

Australia 236-7; India 240-4Kedar Jadhav and MS Dhoni lead hosts’ chargeKedar Jadhav and Mahendra Singh Dhoni struck unbeaten half-centuries to help India pull off a tricky chase and beat Australia by six wickets in the first one-day international on S…

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Sexton and Farrell lead criticism of World Rugby’s global revamp

Reports suggest World League will include Japan and USA12-team league would lock out Pacific IslandsSexton, president of players’ union, says plans are ‘out of touch’World Rugby’s planned revamp of the international calendar which would see a 12-team W…

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Five athletes arrested in anti-doping raids targeting ‘criminal organisation’

• Police make arrests at Nordic world skiing championships• One of athletes ‘caught in the act of doping’ during raidFive skiers from Austria, Kazakhstan and Estonia were arrested in anti-doping raids at the Nordic skiing world championships in the Aus…

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Robert Kraft: arrest warrant expected for Patriots owner over prostitution claims

Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged in sex sting operationKraft, 77, is among 25 individuals to be charged in probePolice say they have videotape of Kraft receiving sex actsAn arrest warrant for Robert Kraft is expected on Monday, as the NFL released a…

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Robert Kraft: arrest warrant expected for Patriots owner over prostitution claims

Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged in sex sting operationKraft, 77, is among 25 individuals to be charged in probePolice say they have videotape of Kraft receiving sex actsAn arrest warrant for Robert Kraft is expected on Monday, as the NFL released a…