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Nov 06, 2019
Serie A: Disciplinary commission acknowledges racist abuse aimed at Mario Balotelli, Hellas Verona get one-match partial stadium closureSerie A's disciplinary commission ordered that a section known as the 'Poltrone Est' in Verona's stadium, which can host around 3,500 spectators in the 30,000-capacity ground, be closed for one match.
Nov 05, 2019
Serie A: Hellas Verona ban fan group leader for saying Mario Balotelli not 'completely Italian' after racist chantsBrescia forward Balotelli threatened to leave the pitch on Sunday after being targeted by monkey chants from a section of Verona's supporters during a Serie A game.
Oct 29, 2019
UEFA order Bulgaria to play home game behind closed doors after racist chants, Nazi salutes against EnglandUEFA's options to deal with the incidents in Sofia at a Euro 2020 qualifier against England could have removed Bulgaria from the playoffs in March
Aug 01, 2019
FA increases minimum ban for racist abuse, empowers match officials to penalise managers and backroom staffThe English Football Association has increased its mandatory minimum ban for first-time offenders found guilty of discriminatory behaviour to six matches from five ahead of the 2019-2020 season.
Jan 13, 2019
Coppa Italia: Juventus, AC Milan book quarter-final spots; anti-Semitic chants mar Lazio's thrashing of NovaraLazio dismissed racist and anti-Semitic chanting during their Coppa Italia tie as a 'psychosis focusing on a minority or non-existent incidents'.
Dec 25, 2018
NBA: Lakers star LeBron James apologises for 'getting that Jewish money' post on InstagramLeBron James has apologized for posting controversial song lyrics with the phrase getting that Jewish money on Instagram, where he boasts over 45 million followers.
Dec 23, 2018
High school referee who ordered black wrestler to cut dreadlocks before bout suspended after online backlashA referee named Alan Maloney, who is white, apparently had ordered Andrew Johnson to cut off his hair, according to local media reports.
Dec 22, 2018
NBA: LeBron James slams NFL team owners, says league is run by 'old white men with slave mentality'LeBron James was chatting with his business partner Maverick Carter, Los Angeles Rams star Todd Gurley and actor/rapper Ice Cube about NFL player protests over social injustice.
Sep 12, 2018
US Open 2018: Australian newspaper republishes racist cartoon of Serena Williams on front page slamming 'PC culture'Mark Knight's caricature showed a butch and fat-lipped Serena Williams jumping up and down on her broken racquet, having spat out a dummy.
Feb 21, 2018
Unwind: Kevin Martin on NFL vs Trump, big men shooting threes, and life as an NBA ambassadorFormer Sacramento Kings and Minnesota Timberwolves star Kevin Martin opens up on his personal life and the political scenario of USA, in the latest episode of Unwind.