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Sebastian Vettel says maybe he should not have picked some fights

By: Reuters | October 8, 2020 3:02:24 pm Sebastian Vettel will drive for Racing Point in 2021. Four times Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel says he will leave Ferrari without regrets at the end of the season but recognising maybe he should have steered clear of some of the fights he picked. The 33-year-old […]

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French prosecutors open French Open match-fixing investigation

By: Reuters | Paris | October 6, 2020 10:30:03 pm The long shutdown in global sport due to the novel coronavirus meant players were unable to earn money, potentially heightening the risk of corruption.(File) French prosecutors on Tuesday said they had opened an investigation into alleged match-fixing in a women’s doubles match at the French […]

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RCB vs DC: With balance & composure Paddikal completes a blinder on the boundary

By: Sports Desk | Updated: October 6, 2020 7:48:16 am Devdutt Paddikal took a fantastic catch in the deep for RCB. (BCCI/IPL) Devdutt Paddikal’s catch of Shreyas Iyer during the Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Capitals game was a reminder of how the game of cricket keeps evolving. What was a difficult catch on the […]

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Mick Schumacher to make F1 practice debut at the Nürburgring

By: AP | Updated: September 29, 2020 9:12:48 pm Mick Schumacher is the current Formula Two championship leader. (Source: Reuters) Michael Schumacher’s son, Mick, will have an official Formula One drive during a race weekend for the first time next week at the Nürburgring, Alfa Romeo and Ferrari said on Tuesday. Schumacher gets the practice […]

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NFL Hall of Famer Joe Montana thwarts attempted kidnapping of grandchild

By: Reuters | September 28, 2020 1:09:24 pm Joe Montana led San Francisco 49ers to four Super Bowl victories during his playing career. (Source: Reuters) Four-time Super Bowl champion Joe Montana rescued one of his grandchildren in a kidnapping attempt, law enforcement officials confirmed on Sunday. TMZ Sports was the first to report the news. […]

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First Covid lay-offs by BCCI: 11 coaches at national academy; they say were not alerted

Written by Devendra Pandey | Mumbai | Updated: September 23, 2020 3:39:37 pm Dravid, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly and board secretary Jay Shah did not respond to queries from The Indian Express. (File) NO INDIA matches since February, its showpiece IPL playing out in a bio-bubble of empty stands in the UAE, the world’s richest […]

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Michael Jordan form NASCAR team with Bubba Wallace as driver

By: Reuters | September 22, 2020 5:25:09 pm Michael Jordan wants to “open more opportunities for Black people in racing.” (Source: Reuters) NBA great Michael Jordan and three-time Daytona 500 winner Denny Hamlin have partnered to form a new single-car NASCAR Cup Series team that will feature Bubba Wallace as its driver, the trio said […]

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IPL 2020: How Bubble Game is impacting the superstars

Written by Sandeep Dwivedi | Updated: September 20, 2020 3:41:53 pm Rohit Sharma with his family; Shreyas Iyer spends mornings in the balcony counting floors of water-front towers; Virat Kohli posted a picture of himself in a Minion T-shirt. (Source: Twitter/Instagram) Of late, across two different geographies, the Arabian Sea has been getting extraordinary attention […]