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University of Florida retires 'Gator Bait' chant over racist history

University of Florida retires 'Gator Bait' chant over racist history

According to decades-old reports , whites hoping to capture alligators for their skin would use black children, even babies, to attract the reptiles. It will establish a presidential task force to r...

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Guardiola confirms Sane will leave Man City after rejecting contract offer

Guardiola confirms Sane will leave Man City after rejecting contract offer

Speculation on his future was put to rest by Pep Guardiola who affirmed that indeed the 24-year-old's contract would not be renewed. Guardiola had hoped he could secure a deal to keep Sane at ...

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Watney tests positive for Covid-19, withdraws from PGA Tour event

Watney tests positive for Covid-19, withdraws from PGA Tour event

According to the Tour's health and safety guidelines, Watney must self-isolate for 10 days but it is unknown whether he has to remain in SC for the duration. The PGA Tour declined to comment further, ...

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Couch once again on the ballot for College Football Hall of Fame

Couch once again on the ballot for College Football Hall of Fame

Former Syracuse football All-American defensive end Dwight Freeney is among the new candidates for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame . Bieniemy was a 1991 All-America running back at...

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Premier League returns to action with two matches

Premier League returns to action with two matches

I'm certainly very excited to have him playing for Chelsea and we look forward to having him", Lampard told a Zoom press conference on Friday. Werner's summer arrival at Stamford Bridge will bolst...

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NCAA bars states with Confederate symbols to host title events

NCAA bars states with Confederate symbols to host title events

The expanded policy means that even when sites of NCAA events are determined by performance, as they are in sports such as baseball, women's basketball and lacrosse, MS schools will not be permitted...

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COVID blows keep coming - Phillies close training facilities

COVID blows keep coming - Phillies close training facilities

The Pirates' spring home of Bradenton, Fla., is not far from Clearwater, with the two franchises' facilities being located just 45 miles away. There have been several instances this spring when mino...

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French Open pushed back by a week, includes qualifying draw

French Open pushed back by a week, includes qualifying draw

It also allows the French tournament to run a qualifying tournament starting September 21, giving lower-ranked players the possibility of competing for much-needed income. "It will be a number, a perc...

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Lightning close training facility due to COVID-19

Lightning close training facility due to COVID-19

Those who have been in contact with these individuals have been notified. Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland on Friday confirmed the federal government has approved the NHL's plan to return to ...

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Fauci doesn't see NFL season happening unless league adopts National Basketball Association 'bubble' plan

Fauci doesn't see NFL season happening unless league adopts National Basketball Association 'bubble' plan

The NFL is insisting that it will start its regular season as scheduled on September 10th. but the virus isn't showing any signs of slowing.In fact, Florida, where the National Basketball Association ...

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Chelsea signing Werner gives me motivation, says Giroud

Chelsea signing Werner gives me motivation, says Giroud

He will be 34 when the tournament comes around, but Giroud - who has 39 goals from 97 games for France - is refusing to worry about his worldwide future. RB Leipzig saw off Jose Mourinho's Tottenham...

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Setién expects a tough clash against Sevilla

Setién expects a tough clash against Sevilla

Where is Sevilla vs Barcelona being played? Since his arrival, Quique Setien has somewhat restored the Tiki Taka playing style at the club but has failed to win any of the high profile matches,...

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Racing Point first to test 2020 F1 auto since coronavirus pandemic

Racing Point first to test 2020 F1 auto since coronavirus pandemic

Mercedes was the first team to log some miles on its 2018-spec auto at Silverstone last week, with Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton taking to the British Grand Prix venue across two days. "It's sur...

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Neymar ordered to pay Barcelona 6.7 million euros

Neymar ordered to pay Barcelona 6.7 million euros

The Brazil global claimed he was owed 43.6m euros in loyalty bonuses by Barcelona , who he left in August 2017. After his world-record transfer to PSG in 2017, Neymar sued Barcelona for 43.6 mi...

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Alex Zanardi seriously injured again in handbike accident

Alex Zanardi seriously injured again in handbike accident

Details are now incomplete but it seems that Alex, whilst competing on a public road near the Tuscan town of Pienza in a handbike event for Paralympic athletes, lost control on a steep hill, crossed i...

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Timo Werner completes transfer to Chelsea

Timo Werner completes transfer to Chelsea

Together we have a very successful future ahead of us". Werner has one of the most feared young strikers in Europe. "We can't wait to have Timo on board, but until then we wish him and RB Leipz...

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NBA Players Planning To Take Stand Against 2019-20 Season Restart

NBA Players Planning To Take Stand Against 2019-20 Season Restart

As fans, we're probably pretty darn excited for the return of basketball and this odd formant. "I think guys are gathering to really talk about and dive deep into the idea of not playing", Malcolm B...

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USA bidder steps up efforts to HIJACK Saudis' Newcastle takeover

USA bidder steps up efforts to HIJACK Saudis' Newcastle takeover

After Riyadh blocked beIn from broadcasting in the kingdom in 2017, following a regional blockade against Doha, Saudi officials spoke of an "alternative solution" to beIn . It added that Riyadh can...

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Ex-Colorado LB Williams recalls Gundy using racial slur in 1989 game

Ex-Colorado LB Williams recalls Gundy using racial slur in 1989 game

Gundy is already under fire in the wake of OSU star running back Chuba Hubbard saying he'd boycott his team after a CBS Sports reporter shared a photo of Gundy wearing a T-shirt bearing the insign...

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Goalline tech firm says sorry after failure to spot goal

Goalline tech firm says sorry after failure to spot goal

The 2019-20 season is the first to see league matches played in June since 1946-47 - the first campaign played since the start of the Second World War. "We controlled the first 30 minutes but we got a...

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Major League Baseball finally took a positive step towards restarting the season

Major League Baseball finally took a positive step towards restarting the season

Baseball fans were cautiously optimistic Wednesday after MLB commissioner Rob Manfred confirmed that he and MLBPA executive director Tony Clark met for "several hours" the previous day to discuss ...

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Barcelona wins by defeating Leganes with 2-0

Barcelona wins by defeating Leganes with 2-0

Having scored 629 goals in all competitions for Barcelona , the Argentine talisman is only 14 away from surpassing Pele and his record of 643 goals for Santos - which is now the most goals scored by ...

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Bundesliga champions Bayern want to play better in the Champions League - Lewandowski

Bundesliga champions Bayern want to play better in the Champions League - Lewandowski

You have to emphasise how the team have achieved this. "I'm very, very happy and can only say it again and again; you never succeed alone". The lads possess enormous quality and the coaching staff ...

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Watch the Official Trailer for 'Madden NFL 21'

Watch the Official Trailer for 'Madden NFL 21'

Prior to this, Madden games were released on PC through EA's own Origin store, Gamespot reports. That especially will be the case for Electronic Art's 'Madden NFL 21 , ' which is set to hit shelv...

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Orlando City ace Nani: Good chance Ronaldo will play in MLS

Orlando City ace Nani: Good chance Ronaldo will play in MLS

There is a chance". Another former teammate of Rolando, who signed a four-year deal with Juventus in 2018, is David Beckham. Nani went on to talk about the the competitive side of the MLS , b...

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Bayern Munich Win Eighth Consecutive Bundesliga Title

Bayern Munich Win Eighth Consecutive Bundesliga Title

It is Bayern's 30th German top-flight title in total and they remain on course to win the treble. Bayern successfully defending their crown looked an unlikely prospect back in the first half of the ...

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Belk Bowl changes sponsorship, now known as Duke's Mayo Bowl. No really

Belk Bowl changes sponsorship, now known as Duke's Mayo Bowl. No really

Duke's Mayonnaise - which is now owned by Richmond, Virginia-based Sauer Brands - was created by Eugenia Duke in Greenville, South Carolina, in 1917 and has since grown to become the third-largest may...

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Free agent wide receivers 49ers can target while Deebo Samuel is out

Free agent wide receivers 49ers can target while Deebo Samuel is out

The Jones fracture is a break between the base and middle part of the fifth metatarsal of the foot, and it required surgery, which Samuel had Thursday in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The 49ers had already lo...

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PGA Championship to be played without fans at Harding Park

PGA Championship to be played without fans at Harding Park

An announcement was pending approval by San Francisco officials and was expected as early as Tuesday. The US PGA will be the first of three men's majors this season, with the US Open and Masters to ...

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Ryan Fraser rejects short-term Bournemouth contract extension

Ryan Fraser rejects short-term Bournemouth contract extension

The Scotland global, who has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal in the past, will fall into the free agent pool come July, with it likely that the 26-year-old is keen to avoid unnecessary ...

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Charles Leclerc drives his F1 Ferrari from factory to test track

Charles Leclerc drives his F1 Ferrari from factory to test track

Although Leclerc did not complete any high-speed running, Ferrari are the second team to dust the cobwebs off their 2020 vehicle in recent days after Racing Point's Silverstone test, while Mercedes an...

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Pilot In Kobe Bryant Helicopter Crash May Have Become 'Disoriented' In Fog

Pilot In Kobe Bryant Helicopter Crash May Have Become 'Disoriented' In Fog

During the morning of the crash, there was heavy fog and cloud cover, which was severe enough to cause the Los Angeles Police Department to ground its helicopter. Island Express Helicopters Inc. ha...

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Endgame: Settling at midpoint might not work for Major League Baseball players or owners

Endgame: Settling at midpoint might not work for Major League Baseball players or owners

So, what's really going on here? According to a report, "several" Major League Baseball players and staff members have tested positive for coronavirus. If the league starts a week later, we're tal...

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Ronaldo is lacking 'sharpness', says Sarri after Juventus lose Coppa Italia final

Ronaldo is lacking 'sharpness', says Sarri after Juventus lose Coppa Italia final

After the game Sarri, who lost his third final that night, said that Ronaldo's sharpness was not what it needs to be to perform on a level such as teammate Paulo Dybala, despite the Argentine playmake...

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NCAA Division I Council Approves College Football Preseason Model

NCAA Division I Council Approves College Football Preseason Model

Beginning July 13, players will be able to participate in up to eight hours of weight training, conditioning and film review through July 23 . The men's and women's basketball oversight committees re...

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