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N'Golo Kante: Chelsea midfielder returns to individual training

N'Golo Kante: Chelsea midfielder returns to individual training

The Blues granted the midfielder compassionate leave to miss phase one of non-contact training last week, which potentially left Chelsea without one of their key men ahead of the Premier League's retu...

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La Liga hopeful of September start for next season

La Liga hopeful of September start for next season

With Spanish teams returning to training recently, the top flight is set to return to action on 11 June , according to the latest reports. "The competition will restart on the weekend of June 13 an...

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Renault to cut 14,600 jobs as part of €2bn cost-saving plan

Renault to cut 14,600 jobs as part of €2bn cost-saving plan

The company, which employs about 180,000 people globally, also said it would reduce production from 4 million to 3.3 million vehicles by 2024, and focus on its more profitable models. Renault is laun...

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Italy’s Serie A given green light to resume on June 20

Italy’s Serie A given green light to resume on June 20

One of the conditions of the Serie A league restarting was that the coronavirus testing it will entail "should not affect the general needs of all Italian citizens", Spadafora said, while adding i...

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Alpine A110 sports vehicle plant under review as Renault seeks cost cuts

Speaking on French television, a French labour leader briefed on the plans said numerous cuts in France would come through voluntary layoffs or retirement. The company has hired former Volkswagen exec...

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MLB Players Aren't Happy With Losing More Than Half Their Salaries

MLB Players Aren't Happy With Losing More Than Half Their Salaries

Owners on Tuesday sent players a proposal that would dramatically cut the salaries of the league's highest-paid players, but leave lower-paid players relatively unaffected. In addition, the agent not...

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Arresting officer in George Floyd case charged with murder

Arresting officer in George Floyd case charged with murder

He quotes a middle-aged African-American businessman who says, "I cried when I saw that video". President Trump condemned the protesters as "THUGS" and suggested the military, which has been called ...

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Serie A given go-ahead by government to restart on June 20

Serie A given go-ahead by government to restart on June 20

Italian football bosses are hopeful that Italy can follow the German Bundesliga , which has already returned to the pitch, and Spain's La Liga which prepares to kick off again on June 8. Oppositi...

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Staging T20 World Cup ‘very high risk’, admits Cricket Australia

Staging T20 World Cup ‘very high risk’, admits Cricket Australia

While the T20 World Cup could be rescheduled to next year, CA has released its summer schedule highlighted by four Tests against India set to deliver some $300m in broadcast rights. But CA has als...

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National Basketball Association targeting July 31 to resume season

National Basketball Association targeting July 31 to resume season

Such as play-in tournaments for bubble teams, a World Cup-style group stage tournament, or just bringing back the 16 teams now in playoff spots and beginning the postseason right away. There are plent...

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Panthers agree to terms with cornerback Eli Apple

Panthers agree to terms with cornerback Eli Apple

The contract terms are unknown just yet, though Apple's arrangement with the Raiders would have seen him earn $6 million on a one-year prove-it deal. However, the two sides were never able to finaliz...

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Amaju Pinnick backs Gernot Rohr's sucess as he extends deal... Appreciates sponsors

Amaju Pinnick backs Gernot Rohr's sucess as he extends deal... Appreciates sponsors

Amaju Pinnick, NFF President, made the announcement in a statement. "Even Sunday Oliseh gave me the chance to make my national team debut, but I actually really enjoy playing under Gernot Rohr ", s...

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World Rugby rejects proposal for invitational tournament #94519

World Rugby rejects proposal for invitational tournament #94519

They say that they are not going to pursue this proposal as World will continue their discussions with all stakeholders regarding the immediate global COVID-19 financial relief strategy and worldwide ...

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PGA Tour's John Deere Classic cancelled due to COVID-19

PGA Tour's John Deere Classic cancelled due to COVID-19

Ongoing coronavirus restrictions in the state of IL ban gatherings of more than 50 people and those were expected to still be in place during the week of the John Deere event. The event is the first o...

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National Hockey League announces return to play plan

National Hockey League announces return to play plan

That league is least reliant on game day revenues; the NFL can easily play with no fans if it must, since the biggest money comes from television. The New York Islanders clinched their second Easter...

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Liberty trade ex-MVP Charles to Mystics

Such is the good fortune of Mike Thibault, the Mystics' general manager and coach. Ionescu is the presumed No. 1 pick, so it is safe to conclude not only are Hopkins and Kolb looking to build around...

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Red Wings keeping Jeff Blashill as coach, GM Steve Yzerman says

Red Wings keeping Jeff Blashill as coach, GM Steve Yzerman says

I can't tell you what that will translate into in wins and losses. "I'm hoping we can look toward some creative solutions (to get on the ice earlier) with the National Hockey League". Jeff Blashill wi...

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Chase Elliott ends Kyle Busch’s win streak, collects $100,000 bounty

Chase Elliott ends Kyle Busch’s win streak, collects $100,000 bounty

Busch appeared noticeably upset after the race, but it had nothing to do with the bow. "It was a spur-of-the-moment thing". "It doesn't make up for Sunday but it was still a really good night", El...

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Jones hopes to be 'lifelong Packer,' not sweating contract status

Jones hopes to be 'lifelong Packer,' not sweating contract status

His emergence helped take some of the pressure of Rodgers when it came to serving as the focal point of the offense. Jones registered his first 1,000-yard rushing season and needed the fewest carries ...

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Rory McIlroy says Ryder Cup should be postponed until next year

Rory McIlroy says Ryder Cup should be postponed until next year

The world No 1 is now scheduled to make his sixth Ryder Cup appearance this September at Whistling Straits, where Europe arrive as defending champions after their 2018 success. Four-time major victor ...

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Tom Brady challenges Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson to compete on his turf

Tom Brady challenges Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson to compete on his turf

Bad shots aside, Brady was certainly entertaining and helped raise $20 million for coronavirus relief efforts in the United States. Brady poked fun at himself later Sunday, tweeting that his "pants ...

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National Football League 2020 Rule, Bylaw Changes

National Football League 2020 Rule, Bylaw Changes

A trio of other rule changes were also approved by owners. Teams can no longer manipulate the game clock by committing multiple dead-ball fouls while the clock is running. (3) The ball will be spott...

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Mbappe hails ‘ruthless’ Liverpool and ‘very good manager’

Mbappe hails ‘ruthless’ Liverpool and ‘very good manager’

He said, "The way they are performing, it has not happened suddenly". The France global has already called Liverpool a "machine" once before and Mbappe has reiterated that message once more. "He has...

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Man United given Ighalo loan boost as Shanghai soften stance

Man United given Ighalo loan boost as Shanghai soften stance

The 30-year-old is somewhat of a cult hero at Old Trafford after a spate of impressive performances since joining the club in January. However, the ongoing global health crisis saw the Premier Lea...

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Serie A awaits govt green light after three-month suspension

Serie A awaits govt green light after three-month suspension

A medical protocol for matches was approved by a technical scientific committee earlier. No top-flight matches have been played since Sassuolo beat Brescia 3-0 on 9 March, before the championship wa...

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Rain forces postponement of NASCAR Cup Series race

Rain forces postponement of NASCAR Cup Series race

Jimmie Johnson finished second, but was later disqualified after failing post-race inspection. This will conclude four days at CMS which started with NASCAR's longest race - the Coca Cola 600, won...

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Boston Marathon In-Person Race Canceled, We're Going Virtual!

Boston Marathon In-Person Race Canceled, We're Going Virtual!

The Boston Athletic Association made the call to go virtual on Thursday. after Mayor Martin Walsh canceled the in-person race (which was rescheduled to September 14) due to COVID-19. "This is th...

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Kante returns to Chelsea for solo training ahead of Premier League restart

Kante returns to Chelsea for solo training ahead of Premier League restart

After a negative Covid-19 test ahead of the first day of training on Tuesday, the 29-year-old did complete one session before communicating his concerns ahead of missing the work-out on Wednesday . C...

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Liberty loaded with WNBA draft picks after Tina Charles trade

The Wings, who had five of the first 15 picks in the draft before the trade, had a potential roster crunch. NY obtained the 12th choose in the WNBA Draft from Washington in addition to the ninth a...

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UConn student wanted in 2 CT slayings is captured

UConn student wanted in 2 CT slayings is captured

Police identified Manfredonia as the alleged killer of 62-year-old Theodore Demers, who had been attacked with a machete. Over that weekend, police say he also stole guns and a pickup truck in a hom...

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Details on MLB's sliding wage scale proposal revealed

Details on MLB's sliding wage scale proposal revealed

Union officials came away from the session "extremely disappointed", saying MLB's proposed cuts were "massive", according to a source familiar with the union's stance. The highest-paid players wou...

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Knicks Targeting Thibodeau As Head Coach

Knicks Targeting Thibodeau As Head Coach

Miller helped coach the Knicks on an interim basis following a 4-18 start that led to David Fizdale's firing. Leon Rose , the Knicks' newly hired president of basketball operations, is leading ...

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Mourinho does not expect to see crazy transfers after virus

Mourinho does not expect to see crazy transfers after virus

Spurs bought Steven Bergwijn for £27million from PSV in January, while also breaking their club record to sign Tanguy Ndombele for a reported £55million last summer. We are trying to respect the situ...

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Damian Lillard won't play if Trail Blazers can't reach playoffs

Damian Lillard won't play if Trail Blazers can't reach playoffs

Lillard said he backed the idea of holding a mini-tournament involving teams now outside the playoff places to determine the post-season line-up. At the time of the league's stoppage, teams had play...

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Rockets react to passing of legendary Utah coach Jerry Sloan

Rockets react to passing of legendary Utah coach Jerry Sloan

Sloan, who died at the age of 78, compiled 1,221 regular-season victories during his time as a head coach in the National Basketball Association. He guided the Jazz to 15 consecutive playoff appearanc...

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