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DAC 1904's bid to test fans for coronavirus before Slovan Bratislava clash nixed by officials
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DAC 1904's bid to test fans for coronavirus before Slovan Bratislava clash nixed by officials

DAC 1904 offered fans free tests so they could fill the stands for a Sunday match against second-placed Slovan Bratislava, but to no avail.

ISL: Two-time champions Chennaiyin FC rope in Slovakian forward Jakub Sylvestr for 2020-21 season
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ISL: Two-time champions Chennaiyin FC rope in Slovakian forward Jakub Sylvestr for 2020-21 season

Jakub Sylvestr, who is set to become the first player from Slovakia to feature in the ISL, said he was excited about signing for Chennaiyin FC.

China launches quiet drive against companies exporting adulterated, fake materials in bid to arrest anti-Beijing sentiments
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China launches quiet drive against companies exporting adulterated, fake materials in bid to arrest anti-Beijing sentiments

China's Food and Drug Administration has launched a drive to prepare a list of pharmaceutical exporters for frequent inspection of supplies and to ensure severe punishment for substandard medical equipment and drugs

Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey ruled out of Slovakia clash due to muscle injury
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Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey ruled out of Slovakia clash due to muscle injury

Ramsey has struggled with injuries since last season and has not played for Wales since a friendly win over Albania in November last year. He has appeared five times for the Italian champions this season, scoring once in the league.

Climate strike: From Asia to Africa, millions of schoolkids inspired by Greta Thunberg march for action on global warming
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Climate strike: From Asia to Africa, millions of schoolkids inspired by Greta Thunberg march for action on global warming

Crowds of children skipped school Friday to join a global strike against climate change, heeding the rallying cry of teen activist Greta Thunberg.

Indian cyclists Esow Alben, Deborah Herald headline country's challenge at home in Track Asia Cup
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Indian cyclists Esow Alben, Deborah Herald headline country's challenge at home in Track Asia Cup

India's main strength will be the junior team led by Esow, currently ranked number 1 in the keirin and sprint event in the UCI world ranking

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Croatia post dominant victory in Slovakia; Wales keep hopes alive with narrow win over Azerbaijan
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Croatia post dominant victory in Slovakia; Wales keep hopes alive with narrow win over Azerbaijan

World Cup runners-up Croatia stayed on course to qualify for Euro 2020 after a dominant display gave them a 4-0 Group E win in Slovakia while Wales kept alive their own hopes after a 2-1 home victory over Azerbaijan on Friday.

Five dead, 150 injured after multiple lightning strikes at South Poland's Tatra Mountains; rescuers search for three missing
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Five dead, 150 injured after multiple lightning strikes at South Poland's Tatra Mountains; rescuers search for three missing

Three people were missing on Friday in southern Poland after a deadly thunderstorm with multiple lightning strikes hit the Tatra Mountains.

Zuzana Caputova elected first woman president of Slovakia; 45-yr-old anti-corruption activist wins in landslide
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Zuzana Caputova elected first woman president of Slovakia; 45-yr-old anti-corruption activist wins in landslide

Vocal government critic and anti-corruption activist Zuzana Caputova became Slovakia's first female president after Saturday's run-off election.

Australian Open 2019: Japanese fourth seed Naomi Osaka overcomes nervous start to beat Magda Linette in first round
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Australian Open 2019: Japanese fourth seed Naomi Osaka overcomes nervous start to beat Magda Linette in first round

Japanese fourth seed Naomi Osaka overcame a nervous start and distraction from flying bugs to ease into the Australian Open second round on Tuesday.

UEFA Nations League: Ryan Giggs-led Wales' preparations for Denmark clash disrupted as technical problems causes flight delay
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UEFA Nations League: Ryan Giggs-led Wales' preparations for Denmark clash disrupted as technical problems causes flight delay

Ryan Giggs and his Wales players were severely delayed on their journey to Denmark due to an aeroplane technical problem.

Wimbledon 2018: Dominika Cibulkova terms referee's line call in last-16 game against Hsieh Su-Wei as 'ridiculous'
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Wimbledon 2018: Dominika Cibulkova terms referee's line call in last-16 game against Hsieh Su-Wei as 'ridiculous'

Dominika Cibulkova was furious when Hsieh successfully persuaded the umpire to replay a point that was initially called in the Slovakian's favour and would have given her three set points in the opening set.

Birmingham Classic: Magdalena Rybarikova stuns World No 7 Karolina Pliskova in first round; Kristina Mladenovic wins
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Birmingham Classic: Magdalena Rybarikova stuns World No 7 Karolina Pliskova in first round; Kristina Mladenovic wins

World number seven Karolina Pliskova’s Wimbledon preparations suffered a setback in a 6-2, 6-3 defeat by Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia in the opening round of the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Monday.

Belgian police detain 13 in tennis match-fixing probe, raids part of investigation into Armenian-Belgian criminal network
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Belgian police detain 13 in tennis match-fixing probe, raids part of investigation into Armenian-Belgian criminal network

Belgian police on Tuesday held 13 people as part of a major international investigation into match-fixing in tennis, barely a month after a report warned of a "tsunami" of corruption in the lower levels of the sport.

Strasbourg International: Dominika Cibulkova fights back from a set down against Mihaela Buzarnescu to enter final
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Strasbourg International: Dominika Cibulkova fights back from a set down against Mihaela Buzarnescu to enter final

Slovakia’s Dominika Cibulkova battled back from a set and a break down to beat Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu 2-6, 7-6(5), 6-1 and secure her place in the Strasbourg International final on Friday

Brussels EU summit: Divisions seen on migrant policy as Eastern European nations announce plan to beef up borders
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Brussels EU summit: Divisions seen on migrant policy as Eastern European nations announce plan to beef up borders

European Union nations bickered openly over migration policy on Thursday in an east-west divide centred on several nations that refuse to accept refugee quotas.

Austria: 1 dead, 18 injured after explosion rocks major gas pipeline
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Austria: 1 dead, 18 injured after explosion rocks major gas pipeline

An explosion rocked one of Europe's biggest gas pipeline hubs in Austria, leaving one person dead and 18 injured, emergency services said.

FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Robert Lewandowski helps Poland qualify; Germany maintain perfect record
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FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Robert Lewandowski helps Poland qualify; Germany maintain perfect record

Robert Lewandowski scored a European qualifying record 16th goal as Poland defeated Montenegro 4-2 on Sunday to reach next year's World Cup, while reigning champions Germany secured a 10th successive win.

FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Harry Kane takes England to their sixth sucessive finals appearance
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FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Harry Kane takes England to their sixth sucessive finals appearance

The result left England six points clear at the top of Group F above neighbours Scotland, whose 1-0 win over 10-man Slovakia in Glasgow left them in pole position to claim the play-off place.

FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: England's Dele Alli banned for one game for making offensive gesture in Slovakia clash
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FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: England's Dele Alli banned for one game for making offensive gesture in Slovakia clash

Alli is set to miss next Thursday's game against Slovenia at Wembley as England look to seal their place at next year's World Cup.