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Germany, Netherlands, Belgium launch joint bid to host 2027 FIFA Women's World Cup
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Germany, Netherlands, Belgium launch joint bid to host 2027 FIFA Women's World Cup

The bid is set to be fronted by three former players in Germany's Silvia Neid, Femke Maes from Belgium and ex-Dutch midfielder Sarina Wiegman.

UEFA Nations League: Italy beat Netherlands to move to top of group; Czech Republic lose to Scotland
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UEFA Nations League: Italy beat Netherlands to move to top of group; Czech Republic lose to Scotland

It was Italy’s 11th win in 12 matches although some critics tempered that feat by pointing out that none of those victories were against the so-called ‘big teams’ of international soccer.

UEFA Nations League: Steven Bergwijn's strike helps Netherlands beat Poland; Italy held by Bosnia and Herzegovina
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UEFA Nations League: Steven Bergwijn's strike helps Netherlands beat Poland; Italy held by Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Tottenham winger netted his first international goal by tapping home from close range on the hour mark to give caretaker boss Dwight Lodeweges the perfect start.

Irksome in Iceland, brusque in Britain? Politically connected 'non-career' US envoys draw ire
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Irksome in Iceland, brusque in Britain? Politically connected 'non-career' US envoys draw ire

Most recently, US Ambassador Jeffery Ross Gunter has left the locals aghast with his ad looking for armed bodyguards in to Iceland, the most peaceful country in the world

To highlight Indian migrant labour crisis during COVID-19, two artists walk 360 km in Europe
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To highlight Indian migrant labour crisis during COVID-19, two artists walk 360 km in Europe

One of the principal objectives of the project was to create an awareness in Europe and beyond on the current struggles faced by migrant labourers displaced after COVID-19 lockdowns in India, who have been walking inhuman distances to get to their villages

India skipper Manpreet Singh says back-to-back Pro League hockey matches will help team gain momentum for Olympics
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India skipper Manpreet Singh says back-to-back Pro League hockey matches will help team gain momentum for Olympics

India men's hockey team captain Manpreet Singh said the scheduling provides enough time for the team to prepare for a major event like the Pro League.

Netherlands football legend Arjen Robben to attempt comeback at FC Groningen at 36
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Netherlands football legend Arjen Robben to attempt comeback at FC Groningen at 36

FC Groningen is the club where Arjen Robben made his professional debut at the age of 16, before moving to PSV Eindhoven.

Sewage study suggests COVID-19 was in Italy before China reported first cases; scientists examined December 2019 waste water from Milan, Turin
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Sewage study suggests COVID-19 was in Italy before China reported first cases; scientists examined December 2019 waste water from Milan, Turin

Scientists in Italy have found traces of the new coronavirus in wastewater collected from Milan and Turin in December 2019, suggesting COVID-19 was already circulating in northern Italy before China reported the first cases

Dutch study reveals low Vitamin K levels can worsen the condition of COVID-19 patients, may cause abnormal blood clotting
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Dutch study reveals low Vitamin K levels can worsen the condition of COVID-19 patients, may cause abnormal blood clotting

To find out the role of Vitamin K in COVID-19, a group of Dutch scientists conducted a study in the Canisius-Wilhelmina Hospital in Nijmegen, Netherlands.

AZ Alkmaar writes to UEFA after losing automatic Champions League place to Ajax on goal difference
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AZ Alkmaar writes to UEFA after losing automatic Champions League place to Ajax on goal difference

When the KNVB cancelled the rest of the Dutch season, after it had been suspended in March because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Ajax were leading AZ in the standings on goal difference.

Netherlands national football team coach Ronald Koeman expected to leave hospital after heart problem
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Netherlands national football team coach Ronald Koeman expected to leave hospital after heart problem

Netherlands coach Ronald Koeman underwent a heart procedure on Sunday at a hospital in Amsterdam after feeling pain in his chest, his management company said in a statement.

Former Dutch skipper Peter Borren takes a dig at 2019 ICC World Cup final outcome, suggests rule changes
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Former Dutch skipper Peter Borren takes a dig at 2019 ICC World Cup final outcome, suggests rule changes

Former Netherlands captain Peter Borren wants two rules to be changed in cricket. The suggestion by Borren was a dig at the way 2019 Cricket World Cup final ended.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Pakistan's tour of Netherlands postponed indefinitely due to Dutch government's ban on events
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Pakistan's tour of Netherlands postponed indefinitely due to Dutch government's ban on events

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Wednesday indefinitely postponed its national team's July tour of the Netherlands after the Dutch government banned all events until 1 September due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Eredivisie to decide on champions, promotion and relegation after meeting with clubs on Friday
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Eredivisie to decide on champions, promotion and relegation after meeting with clubs on Friday

Professional football in the Netherlands is effectively over for the rest of the season but clubs must wait until Friday to find out if champions are to be declared and what will happen about promotion and relegation.

Vincent van Gogh's painting stolen from Singer Laren Museum in Netherlands during COVID-19 lockdown
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Vincent van Gogh's painting stolen from Singer Laren Museum in Netherlands during COVID-19 lockdown

The Singer Laren Museum east of Amsterdam said The Parsonage Garden at Nuenen in Spring 1884 by the Dutch master Vincent van Gogh was taken in the early hours of Monday.

Nike temporarily closes European headquarters in Netherlands after employee tests positive for coronavirus
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Nike temporarily closes European headquarters in Netherlands after employee tests positive for coronavirus

Nike’s European headquarters in the Netherlands will be closed on Monday and Tuesday after an employee was infected with the rapidly-spreading coronavirus.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India forward Gurjant Singh says each match is crucial for men’s hockey team ahead of Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India forward Gurjant Singh says each match is crucial for men’s hockey team ahead of Games

Forward Gurjant Singh said that consistent performance against top sides in the world was crucial for the Indian men's hockey team ahead of the Olympic Games in Tokyo.

US announces launch of International Religious Freedom Alliance; other participants include Australia, Brazil, UK, Israel, Ukraine, Netherlands, Greece
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US announces launch of International Religious Freedom Alliance; other participants include Australia, Brazil, UK, Israel, Ukraine, Netherlands, Greece

It is an Alliance of 'like-minded partners who treasure, and fight for, international religious freedom for every human being', US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in his address during the formal launch

FIH Pro League 2020: Coach Graham Reid says India need to improve one-on-one tackling, 3D skills after win over Netherlands
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FIH Pro League 2020: Coach Graham Reid says India need to improve one-on-one tackling, 3D skills after win over Netherlands

Indian men's hockey team chief coach Graham Reid feels his wards need to improve their "one-on-one" tackling and 3D skills ahead of the FIH Pro League ties against Belgium and Australia.

FIH Pro League 2020: Manpreet Singh-led India produce late comeback show to beat Netherlands in thrilling shoot-out
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FIH Pro League 2020: Manpreet Singh-led India produce late comeback show to beat Netherlands in thrilling shoot-out

India secured two points from the match (including the bonus point for winning the shoot-out), while the Netherlands got one point as the scoreline was 3-3 at the regulation time.