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Jérôme Boateng: ‘I would not say no to the Premier League. I loved it there’

Defender on how Bayern found their joy again, German’s young talent, facing Chelsea and why he could return to England one day“There were hard times,” Jérôme Boateng says as his mind drifts back to Bayern Munich’s wobbles at the start of the season. “I…

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Jérôme Boateng: ‘I would not say no to the Premier League. I loved it there’

Defender on how Bayern found their joy again, German’s young talent, facing Chelsea and why he could return to England one day“There were hard times,” Jérôme Boateng says as his mind drifts back to Bayern Munich’s wobbles at the start of the season. “I…

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Jérôme Boateng: ‘I would not say no to the Premier League. I loved it there’

Defender on how Bayern found their joy again, German’s young talent, facing Chelsea and why he could return to England one day“There were hard times,” Jérôme Boateng says as his mind drifts back to Bayern Munich’s wobbles at the start of the season. “I…

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Real Madrid president pays tribute to Iker Casillas following retirement from football – video

Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez has paid tribute to the club’s former goalkeeper Iker Casillas, after the 39-year-old confirmed his retirement from football.Casillas, who finished his playing days at Porto, after suffering a heart attack in May …

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‘I’m so stoked’: Surfer rides 50-foot wave in World Surf League – video

American surfer Eli Olson claimed the prize for ‘Biggest Paddle’ of the year at the World Surf League on Monday after riding a 50-foot wave in Hawaii. Olson, a native of Hawaii, was surfing Maui’s Jaws, an infamous wave in the Pacific Ocean off Maui’s …

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Lakers and Clippers take a knee together during national anthem on NBA return – video

Players from the Los Angeles Lakers and cross-city rivals the Clippers linked arms and took a knee together during the national anthem as the NBA returned from its coronavirus-enforced break. The display followed a similar stand for racial justice…

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Mike Tyson set for return to boxing aged 54 against Roy Jones Jr – video report

Mike Tyson will return to boxing for an exhibition bout against four-division world champion Roy Jones Jr on 12 September. The 54-year-old has not fought since 2005, while his 51-year-old opponent hung up his gloves in 2018. The bout will have special …

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Liverpool fans celebrate Premier League title despite police order – video

With the official Premier League presentation ceremony taking place inside a largely empty Anfield, Liverpool fans gathered outside the stadium, letting off flares and fireworks – and showing little regard for social distancing guidance. Fans of t…

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Liverpool fans celebrate Premier League title despite police order – video

With the official Premier League presentation ceremony taking place inside a largely empty Anfield, Liverpool fans gathered outside the stadium, letting off flares and fireworks – and showing little regard for social distancing guidance. Fans of t…

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Joe Root praises ‘Mr Incredible’ Ben Stokes after England win – video

There was high praise from Joe Root for Ben Stokes after a superb performance from the man the captain referred to ‘Mr Incredible’ saw England clinch the second Test against West Indies. Stokes hit 254 runs in the match, as well as taking three wickets…

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‘A bad day for football’: managers hit out over Man City appeal verdict – video

José Mourinho and Jürgen Klopp have strongly criticised the court of arbitration for sport’s ruling over Manchester City, with Tottenham’s manager describing the outcome as ‘disgraceful’ and his Liverpool counterpart calling it ‘a bad day for foot…

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NRL overturns sacking of ex-Bulldogs Jayden Okunbor, Corey Harawira-Naera

Duo was deregistered following schoolgirl sex scandal in MarchPlayers now handed bans and fines and could play this yearFormer Canterbury Bulldogs duo Jayden Okunbor and Corey Harawira-Naera have successfully appealed their sacking and could play in th…

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‘Good luck Joe’: Stokes welcomes back Root after sleepless night during West Indies defeat – video

Ben Stokes said he now understands why Joe Root struggles to sleep during Test matches, but insisted there were no regrets over the two big calls he made at the start of England’s four-wicket defeat to West Indies. ‘Joe is one of the bes…

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‘It didn’t resonate’ : LeBron James won’t wear jersey message at NBA restart – video

LeBron James has said that he will not wear a social justice message on the back of his jersey when the NBA resumes later this month. ‘It was no disrespect to the list that was handed down to all the players,’ James told reporters on Saturday. ‘I comme…

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Roston Chase defies England to put West Indies in driving seat

England 204 & 15-0; West Indies 318Pace bowlers frustrated by tenacious battingAdvantage West Indies and they have worked commendably hard to gain the ascendancy. So far their discipline and determination has prevailed and it has been epitomised by…

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Ebony Rainford-Brent and Michael Holding on experiences of racism – video

The former professional cricketers Ebony Rainford-Brent and Michael Holding have shared their experiences of racism in the sport in a video broadcast by Sky Sports during the first day of England’s Test match with the West Indies.  The broadc…

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England and West Indies players take a knee as Test cricket returns – video

The much-anticipated return of international cricket after almost four months started with both England and West Indies players taking a knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. The teams also observed a minute’s silence in memory of the vic…

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Dancing robots replace fans at baseball game in Japan – video

With their stadium devoid of supporters due to coronavirus restrictions, the Japanese baseball team Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks brought in replacement fans: dancing robots.Before their most recent Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) game against Ra…

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Dancing robots replace fans at baseball game in Japan – video

With their stadium devoid of supporters due to coronavirus restrictions, the Japanese baseball team Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks brought in replacement fans: dancing robots.Before their most recent Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) game against Ra…

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World Sports Photography Awards 2020

The winning images have been announced for the inaugural World Sports Photography Awards, selected by a jury of sports industry professionals, in categories that include joy, celebration, view, determination, precision, and speed Continue reading…