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Serie A: Juventus keep Champions League hopes alive with win over Sassuolo; AC Milan thrash Torino
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Serie A: Juventus keep Champions League hopes alive with win over Sassuolo; AC Milan thrash Torino

Atalanta moved back second ahead of Napoli with a 2-0 win over relegation candidates Benevento.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fencer Bhavani Devi training with Italian national team; to get COVID-19 vaccines in Italy
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Fencer Bhavani Devi training with Italian national team; to get COVID-19 vaccines in Italy

To prepare for her historic appearance at Tokyo 2020 Olympics, fencer Bhavani Devi is training with the Italian national team. She is likely to fly to Tokyo from Italy itself after getting her COVID-19 vaccination done in the European nation.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC confident of delivering ‘a good Games’ despite growing doubts among public, sportspersons
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC confident of delivering ‘a good Games’ despite growing doubts among public, sportspersons

IOC spokesman Mark Adams insisted, however, that the Games would be a "key moment for the world".

Chances of Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth qualifying for Tokyo Olympics all but over as BWF cancels Singapore Open
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Chances of Saina Nehwal, Kidambi Srikanth qualifying for Tokyo Olympics all but over as BWF cancels Singapore Open

The Singapore Open, a Super 500 event on the BWF World Tour, was the last tournament offering Race To Tokyo ranking points inside the Olympic qualifying window.

Spain okays limited number of fans being allowed into football, basketball games towards end of season
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Spain okays limited number of fans being allowed into football, basketball games towards end of season

Spain's Minister of Culture and Sports José Manuel Rodríguez Uribes said that a few thousand fans will be allowed into games for final two rounds of the Spanish league, but only in those regions with low incidence rates.

MMA superstar Conor McGregor named sporting world's highest-paid athlete in 2020 by Forbes
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MMA superstar Conor McGregor named sporting world's highest-paid athlete in 2020 by Forbes

The bulk of the former plumber's pay packet came via his successful business activities, which included the sale of his Proper Twelve whiskey brand.

Champions League: UEFA set to confirm Porto as venue for Manchester City-Chelsea final
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Champions League: UEFA set to confirm Porto as venue for Manchester City-Chelsea final

UEFA is hoping for more than 10,000 people to be at the Porto stadium after having to move the final from Istanbul to Portugal for a second successive year.

Olympic gold-medallist Abhinav Bindra says Beijing triumph was followed by 'biggest mental crisis' of life
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Olympic gold-medallist Abhinav Bindra says Beijing triumph was followed by 'biggest mental crisis' of life

Bindra won the 10m air rifle event at Beijing to become the only Indian to win an individual gold in the Olympics, but just after that moment of celebration, he felt a "void". He also said he wanted to quit shooting after 2008 gold-winning feat.

Bundesliga: Sweden's Emil Forsberg signs three-year contract extension with RB Leipzig
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Bundesliga: Sweden's Emil Forsberg signs three-year contract extension with RB Leipzig

Forsberg has signed a three-year extension to his existing deal. He was part of the Leipzig squad promoted to the Bundesliga in 2016 and that reached the Champions League semi-finals last season.

Giro d'Italia: Australia's Caleb Ewan wins fifth stage, Alessandro De Marchi retains overall lead
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Giro d'Italia: Australia's Caleb Ewan wins fifth stage, Alessandro De Marchi retains overall lead

Lotto rider Ewan overtook Giacomo Nizzolo to triumph in the final metres of a flat, initially uneventful stage that was suddenly hit by a raft of falls as the race came to its climax in Cattolica on the Adriatic coast.

Women's Super League: Casey Stoney to step down as Manchester United coach after three-year term
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Women's Super League: Casey Stoney to step down as Manchester United coach after three-year term

The 38-year-old former England international guided the team to the Championship title following their launch as a professional outfit in 2018.

Italian Open: Serena Williams eliminated by Nadia Podoroska in 1000th WTA match of career
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Italian Open: Serena Williams eliminated by Nadia Podoroska in 1000th WTA match of career

The 39-year-old eighth seed fell 7-6 (8/6), 7-5 in under just two hours to the 44th-ranked Argentine, a surprise semi-finalist at last year's Roland Garros.

Premier League: Manchester United's fixture pileup a 'crime' by EPL, says Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp
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Premier League: Manchester United's fixture pileup a 'crime' by EPL, says Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp

Manchester United fielded a virtual reserve team against Leicester due to a schedule logjam and lost 2-1, denting Liverpool's top-four chances.

French Open organisers to allow players one-hour window daily outside social-distancing bubble
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French Open organisers to allow players one-hour window daily outside social-distancing bubble

French Open organisers said players will have the chance to get out for a jog or enjoy some fresh air during their stay in Paris.

Manchester United defender Harry Maguire in race to be fit for Europa League final
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Manchester United defender Harry Maguire in race to be fit for Europa League final

Solskjaer said the central defender was unlikely to play in any of United's three remaining league games after suffering ligament damage in Sunday's win against Aston Villa.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: ‘I have mixed feelings’, golfer Hideki Matsuyama latest Japanese star to voice doubts over safety of Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: ‘I have mixed feelings’, golfer Hideki Matsuyama latest Japanese star to voice doubts over safety of Games

Matsuyama's comments come after tennis star Naomi Osaka said she was "not really sure" the Tokyo Games should go ahead, with fellow player Kei Nishikori also urging a discussion on the wisdom of staging the event.

Anirban Lahiri to return to PGA Tour action with Byron Nelson Championship after beating COVID-19
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Anirban Lahiri to return to PGA Tour action with Byron Nelson Championship after beating COVID-19

Now fully recovered, Lahiri plays with Aaron Baddeley and Kelly Kraft in the first round and will tee off from the tenth in the afternoon wave.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Frustration in Japan as Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga pushes Games despite COVID-19
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Frustration in Japan as Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga pushes Games despite COVID-19

More than 300,000 people in Japan have signed a petition calling for the Tokyo Olympics to be canceled.

Bundesliga: Gerd Muller would be happy if Robert Lewandowski equals goal record, says wife
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Bundesliga: Gerd Muller would be happy if Robert Lewandowski equals goal record, says wife

Lewandowski is now on 39 league goals this season — tantalisingly close to Mueller's record of 40 scored in the 1971/72 Bundesliga season.

FIFA details USD 5M handed to football players claiming unpaid salaries
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FIFA details USD 5M handed to football players claiming unpaid salaries

The FIFA Fund for Football Players especially targeted cases where clubs went out of business, then restarted without paying old debts.