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FILE PHOTO: NFL Football – Oakland Raiders v Chicago Bears – NFL International Series – Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, London, Britain – October 6, 2019 Oakland Raiders’ DeAndre Washington in action with Chicago Bears’ Danny Trevathan Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Boyers The Kansas City Chiefs agreed to a one-year deal with free agent running back DeAndre
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FILE PHOTO: New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady speaks at a press conference ahead of Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., January 31, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo Tom Brady and wife Gisele Bundchen donated funds to provide 750,000 meals to those in need in their new community of Tampa, Fla. Feeding Tampa Bay announced
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Washington Redskins coach Ron Rivera expects newly acquired Kyle Allen to provide 2019 first-round pick Dwayne Haskins with a strong challenge for the starting quarterback job next season. FILE PHOTO: Carolina Panthers’ head coach Ron Rivera walks the sidelines in the first quarter during the NFL’s Super Bowl 50 football game against the Denver Broncos
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(Reuters) – Major League Baseball threw cold water on reports it is developing plans to restart play as early as May in an isolation bubble protected from the novel coronavirus outbreak, saying on Tuesday several options were being considered. FILE PHOTO: Feb 27, 2020; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Madison Bumgarner throws to Cincinnati
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(Reuters) – The postponement of major sporting events during the coronavirus pandemic has left some British charities concerned about their survival, representatives have told Reuters, while others are worried about delivering services to vulnerable people. FILE PHOTO: Athletics – London Marathon – London, Britain – April 28, 2019 General view at the start of the
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(Reuters) – The PGA Championship, one of golf’s four majors, has been rescheduled for Aug. 6-9 after being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, the San Francisco Chronicle reported on Sunday. FILE PHOTO: Spectators walk by a PGA logo during the first round of the 88th PGA Championship in Medinah, Illinois August 17, 2006. REUTERS/Matt
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FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open – First Round – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia – January 20, 2020 Venus Williams of the U.S. acknowledges spectators as she walks off court after losing the match against Cori Gauff of the U.S. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay Venus Williams continues to welcome all interested parties to join her for workouts.
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FILE PHOTO: The NBA logo is displayed as people pass by the NBA Store in New York City, U.S., October 7, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid The NBA, the New York Knicks and the Brooklyn Nets are collaborating with China’s consul general Huang Ping to donate one million surgical masks to the New York City area, governor
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FILE PHOTO: An indoor training facility is seen at the USTA Billie Jean King United States Tennis Center which will be partially converted into a temporary hospital during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Queens borough of New York City, New York, U.S., March 31, 2020. REUTERS/Stefan Jeremiah (Reuters) – Playing tennis
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FILE PHOTO: May 18, 2019; Baltimore, MD, USA; Javier Castellano aboard Warrior’s Charge (3), Jon K. Court aboard Market King (6), Daniel Centeno aboard Alwaysmining (7) Jose L Ortiz aboard Anothertwistafate (12), and Tyler Gaffalione aboard War of Will (1) race during the 144th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. Mandatory Credit:
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MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates said on Friday he has taken a 20% cut to his “consulting fees” due to the coronavirus crisis. FILE PHOTO: International Olympic Committee member John Coates attends the International Olympic Committee (IOC) 135th Session in Lausanne, Switzerland, January 10, 2020. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse Coates’s fees were
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FILE PHOTO: ON THIS DAY — March 21 March 21, 2003 FORMULA ONE – Ferrari Formula One driver Rubens Barrichello of Brazil speeds during a practice session at Sepang International Circuit. REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad LONDON (Reuters) – Credit rating agency Moody’s changed Formula One’s outlook to negative from positive on Thursday to reflect the impact of
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(Reuters) – UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov says his fight against American Tony Ferguson at UFC 249 is off as he is in quarantine in Russia amid the coronavirus pandemic. FILE PHOTO: Russian mixed martial arts fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov attends a meeting with President Vladimir Putin in Makhachkala, Russia September 12, 2019. Sputnik/Alexei Nikolsky/Kremlin via
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LONDON (Reuters) – The Wimbledon tennis championships were canceled for the first time since World War Two as the coronavirus pandemic wiped another blue-riband sports event off the calendar on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: A Wimbledon logo is seen inside the grounds at the Wimbledon tennis championships in London June 23, 2008. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo While
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FILE PHOTO: Tennis – “The Match In Africa” Exhibition Match – Cape Town Stadium, Cape Town, South Africa – February 7, 2020 Switzerland’s Roger Federer celebrates after winning the exhibition match against Spain’s Rafael Nadal REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/File Photo MUMBAI (Reuters) – Roger Federer delighted fans by posting a video on Twitter on Tuesday, which shows
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TOKYO/PARIS (Reuters) – A businessman who received millions of dollars for his work on Tokyo’s successful campaign to host the 2020 Olympics, which was postponed last week due to the coronavirus, said he played a key role in securing the support of a former Olympics powerbroker suspected by French prosecutors of taking bribes to help
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FILE PHOTO: Neusa Marin, wife of former head of Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) Jose Maria Marin, departs after a sentencing hearing in a FIFA corruption trial at United States Federal Court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., August 22, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (Reuters) – The octogenarian Brazilian soccer boss jailed as part of
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(Reuters) – WBO super middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders had his license suspended by Britain’s boxing authorities on Monday after a social media post in which he advised men how to hit their female partners during the coronavirus lockdown. FILE PHOTO: Boxing – Matchroom – Billy Joe Saunders Press Conference – London Bridge, London, Britain
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