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Euro 2020: Christian Eriksen ‘in good spirits’, eager to know cause behind cardiac arrest, says Denmark star’s agent
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Euro 2020: Christian Eriksen ‘in good spirits’, eager to know cause behind cardiac arrest, says Denmark star’s agent

Denmark's team doctor on Sunday confirmed the 29-year-old Inter Milan midfielder had suffered a cardiac arrest.

Euro 2020: Saint Petersburg tightens restrictions to curb new spike in COVID-19 infections
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Euro 2020: Saint Petersburg tightens restrictions to curb new spike in COVID-19 infections

Saint Petersburg has been selected to host seven Euro 2020 matches — including a quarter-final — in June and July.

Double Olympic gold medallist Grant Hackett calls for abusive coaches in Australian swimming to be ‘weeded out’
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Double Olympic gold medallist Grant Hackett calls for abusive coaches in Australian swimming to be ‘weeded out’

Swimming Australia has pledged to set up an independent female panel to investigate after complaints last week about "misogynistic perverts" by dual Olympic silver medallist Maddie Groves.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA chief Narinder Batra confident Japan will pull off hassle-free Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOA chief Narinder Batra confident Japan will pull off hassle-free Games

"I am quite sure the Olympics will go smoothly. All precautions are being taken care of. The organising committee and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) are fully on board in terms of protocols," IOA president Narinder Batra said.

The Barbora Krejcikova Express is on its way
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The Barbora Krejcikova Express is on its way

It would be not merely churlish but gross injustice if in her moment of triumph, aspersions are cast on Barbora Krejcikova's future in the sport. Many more trophies, we can be sure, are destined to display her name.

Indian cricket legend Vinoo Mankad, iconic wicketkeepers Kumar Sangakkara, Andy Flower among ICC’s Hall of Fame inductees
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Indian cricket legend Vinoo Mankad, iconic wicketkeepers Kumar Sangakkara, Andy Flower among ICC’s Hall of Fame inductees

The latest batch of players to be accorded the honour were unveiled just days before next week's inaugural World Test Championship final between India and New Zealand at Southampton.

PSL 2021: Faf du Plessis reveals suffering ‘concussion with some memory loss’ after on-field collision with Mohammad Hasnain
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PSL 2021: Faf du Plessis reveals suffering ‘concussion with some memory loss’ after on-field collision with Mohammad Hasnain

Du Plessis eventually got on his feet and walked back to the team dugout before being taken to hospital for scans.

England vs New Zealand: Black Caps dislodge India from top of ICC Test rankings after 1-0 series win
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England vs New Zealand: Black Caps dislodge India from top of ICC Test rankings after 1-0 series win

The Kiwis beat England by eight wickets to win the two-match Test series 1-0 ahead of the World Test Championships final against India in Southampton from 18 June.

Euro 2020: Christian Eriksen never showed any signs of deteriorating health, says Inter Milan team doctor
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Euro 2020: Christian Eriksen never showed any signs of deteriorating health, says Inter Milan team doctor

The Inter Milan and Denmark star suddenly fell to the turf in the 43rd minute of Denmark's opening Euro 2020 game, laying motionless as medical personnel administered CPR.

England vs New Zealand: Trent Boult, batsmen steal the show as Black Caps thump hosts, clinch series
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England vs New Zealand: Trent Boult, batsmen steal the show as Black Caps thump hosts, clinch series

Set a target of just 38 after England tail-ender Olly Stone was out to the very first ball of the fourth day, the Blackcaps finished on 41-2.

Euro 2020: Netherlands return to big stage after seven years with Frank de Boer's men taking on Ukraine
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Euro 2020: Netherlands return to big stage after seven years with Frank de Boer's men taking on Ukraine

The defence was further weakened by a groin injury to 21-year-old centre-back Matthijs de Ligt. Netherlands coach Frank de Boer said Saturday that De Ligt will not be able to play against Ukraine.

Euro 2020: Eyes on Marko Arnautovic as Austria expect goal-scoring returns against North Macedonia
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Euro 2020: Eyes on Marko Arnautovic as Austria expect goal-scoring returns against North Macedonia

The Austrians will open play at Euro 2020 in Group C against North Macedonia on Sunday in Bucharest. The two teams met twice in qualifying for the tournament, with Austria winning 4-1 and 2-1.

Copa America 2021: Chile striker Alexis Sanchez to miss group stage due to calf injury
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Copa America 2021: Chile striker Alexis Sanchez to miss group stage due to calf injury

Chile's national team said in a statement on Saturday that 32-year-old Sánchez felt muscular soreness in a calf after a training session. They did not give more details.

French Open 2021: Novak Djokovic eyes 52-year Grand Slam landmark as he faces Stefanos Tsitsipas in final
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French Open 2021: Novak Djokovic eyes 52-year Grand Slam landmark as he faces Stefanos Tsitsipas in final

Victory for the Serb will take him alongside Roy Emerson and Rod Laver as the only men to capture the four majors more than once.

Euro 2020: Italy dealt with scare ahead of Switzerland clash as Alessandro Florenzi suffers calf injury
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Euro 2020: Italy dealt with scare ahead of Switzerland clash as Alessandro Florenzi suffers calf injury

"(Florenzi) underwent tests this morning which revealed an inflammatory muscle injury to the right calf," the Italian Football Federation confirmed on Saturday.

England vs New Zealand: Ross Taylor urges teammates to stay 'professional' as Black Caps eye series victory
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England vs New Zealand: Ross Taylor urges teammates to stay 'professional' as Black Caps eye series victory

England just avoided the humiliation of a defeat inside three days after reaching stumps on 122-9, a slender lead of 37 runs with a lone wicket standing.

Euro 2020: Belgium full-back Timothy Castagne to miss rest of tournament after sustaining eye injury
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Euro 2020: Belgium full-back Timothy Castagne to miss rest of tournament after sustaining eye injury

The Leicester full-back clashed heads with Russia's Daler Kuzyaev in the 26th minute and was replaced by Thomas Meunier, who then starred with a goal and an assist.

Copa America 2021: Dozen Venezuela players and coaching staff members test positive for COVID-19 on eve of opening game against Brazil
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Copa America 2021: Dozen Venezuela players and coaching staff members test positive for COVID-19 on eve of opening game against Brazil

The health secretariat of the Federal District, which includes Brasilia, said in a statement that all of the infected people were isolated in a hotel. None of the Venezuelans were named.

World Test Championship Final: In-form Rishabh Pant smashes ton, Shubman Gill scores 85 in Indian team's intra-squad game
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World Test Championship Final: In-form Rishabh Pant smashes ton, Shubman Gill scores 85 in Indian team's intra-squad game

The two teams are being led by Virat Kohli and KL Rahul with all the first team batsmen packed in one side and the regular bowlers on the other, with reserves like Rahul, Wriddhiman Saha and Hanuma Vihari.

West Indies vs South Africa: Proteas pacers demolish Windies for crushing innings and 63-run win in first Test
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West Indies vs South Africa: Proteas pacers demolish Windies for crushing innings and 63-run win in first Test

The Caribbean side, trailing on first innings by 225 runs and resuming from an overnight position of 82 for four, were dismissed for 162.