Racism In-sports

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Serie A: Lazio fined $22,000 for racist chants aimed at Brescia striker Mario Balotelli during game
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Serie A: Lazio fined $22,000 for racist chants aimed at Brescia striker Mario Balotelli during game

Lazio were fined 20,000 euros and at least temporarily avoided a stadium closure on Wednesday after their fans targeted Brescia striker Mario Balotelli with racist chants.

Rayo Vallecano vs Albacete in Spanish second division abandoned after Roman Zozulya subjected to 'Nazi' taunts
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Rayo Vallecano vs Albacete in Spanish second division abandoned after Roman Zozulya subjected to 'Nazi' taunts

Match between Rayo Vallecano and Albacete was abandoned at halftime after Albacete forward Roman Zozulya was subjected to offensive chanting from the home supporters, who accused him of being a Nazi.

Premier League: Two supporters arrested for homophobic abuse in Brighton vs Wolves draw
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Premier League: Two supporters arrested for homophobic abuse in Brighton vs Wolves draw

Two supporters from the away end at Brighton were ejected and later arrested by the Sussex Police for homophobic abuse during 2-2 draw against Wolves

Premier League: 41-year-old man arrested on suspicion of racist chants during Manchester derby
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Premier League: 41-year-old man arrested on suspicion of racist chants during Manchester derby

Greater Manchester Police said a 41-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of a racially aggravated public order offense and he remains in custody for questioning

Serie A: Inter Milan's Romelu Lukaku knew he would have to deal with Italy racism; wants tougher action from UEFA
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Serie A: Inter Milan's Romelu Lukaku knew he would have to deal with Italy racism; wants tougher action from UEFA

Inter Milan and Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku said he had anticipated having to deal with racism when he moved to Italy’s Serie A at the start of the season

Serie A: Disciplinary commission acknowledges racist abuse aimed at Mario Balotelli, Hellas Verona get one-match partial stadium closure
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Serie A: Disciplinary commission acknowledges racist abuse aimed at Mario Balotelli, Hellas Verona get one-match partial stadium closure

Serie 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.

Serie A: Hellas Verona ban fan group leader for saying Mario Balotelli not 'completely Italian' after racist chants
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Serie A: Hellas Verona ban fan group leader for saying Mario Balotelli not 'completely Italian' after racist chants

Brescia 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.

UEFA order Bulgaria to play home game behind closed doors after racist chants, Nazi salutes against England
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UEFA order Bulgaria to play home game behind closed doors after racist chants, Nazi salutes against England

UEFA'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

FA increases minimum ban for racist abuse, empowers match officials to penalise managers and backroom staff
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FA increases minimum ban for racist abuse, empowers match officials to penalise managers and backroom staff

The 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.

Coppa Italia: Juventus, AC Milan book quarter-final spots; anti-Semitic chants mar Lazio's thrashing of Novara
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Coppa Italia: Juventus, AC Milan book quarter-final spots; anti-Semitic chants mar Lazio's thrashing of Novara

Lazio dismissed racist and anti-Semitic chanting during their Coppa Italia tie as a 'psychosis focusing on a minority or non-existent incidents'.

NBA: Lakers star LeBron James apologises for 'getting that Jewish money' post on Instagram
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NBA: Lakers star LeBron James apologises for 'getting that Jewish money' post on Instagram

LeBron James has apologized for posting controversial song lyrics with the phrase getting that Jewish money on Instagram, where he boasts over 45 million followers.

High school referee who ordered black wrestler to cut dreadlocks before bout suspended after online backlash
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High school referee who ordered black wrestler to cut dreadlocks before bout suspended after online backlash

A referee named Alan Maloney, who is white, apparently had ordered Andrew Johnson to cut off his hair, according to local media reports.

NBA: LeBron James slams NFL team owners, says league is run by 'old white men with slave mentality'
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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.

US Open 2018: Australian newspaper republishes racist cartoon of Serena Williams on front page slamming 'PC culture'
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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.

Unwind: Kevin Martin on NFL vs Trump, big men shooting threes, and life as an NBA ambassador
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Unwind: Kevin Martin on NFL vs Trump, big men shooting threes, and life as an NBA ambassador

Former 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.

Rio Olympics 2016: Brazil's Rafaela Silva, Joanna Maranhao hit back at racist taunts, rape threats
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Rio Olympics 2016: Brazil's Rafaela Silva, Joanna Maranhao hit back at racist taunts, rape threats

Top Brazilian athletes Rafaela Silva and Joanna Maranhao have hit back at racist and sexist insults that have caused Olympic heartbreak and tears.