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F1 to hold minute's silence for Manchester victims

Formula One organizers are planning to hold a minute's silence before Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix as a mark of respect for the victims of the Manchester bomb attack.

The Cannes Film Festival, under way just down the French Riviera coast from Monaco, held a minute's silence on Tuesday for what …

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Kyrgios envious of Zverev as French Open plans falter

Nick Kyrgios and Alexander Zverev represent the future of men's tennis but there current fortunes could hardly be more different as the French Open looms a few days away.

While 20-year-old German Zverev has rocketed into the top 10 after winning his first ATP Masters 1000 by beating Novak Djokovic …

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Does Ashwin Have a Special Delivery💫 for Champions Trophy🏆⁉

Ravichandran Ashwin will be back in action at the Champions Trophy after a 2 month-long injury lay off. The offspinner has revealed that he has been working on a new kind of variation and hopes to surprise batsmen with it. He already has the conventional offspinner, a carrom ball & a …

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💫Messi's Appeal Against Tax Evasion Rejected❌

The Spanish Supreme Court has rejected Lionel Messi's appeal against his conviction for tax evasion.

The Argentine was sentenced to 21 months in fail for failing to pay €4.1 million in taxes between 2007 and 2009. Messi, and his father Jorge Horacio who received the same sentence, were also …

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Egyptian becomes first amputee to swim across Red Sea Gulf

An Egyptian adventurer has become the first amputee to swim from Egypt to Jordan, crossing a 20-kilometre (12.4 miles) stretch of the Red Sea's Gulf of Aqaba last month in under nine hours.

Omar Hegazy, a 26-year-old banker, lost his left leg two years ago in a motorcycle accident …

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Olympic 100m champion Chalmers to miss worlds for surgery

Olympic 100 meters freestyle champion Kyle Chalmers has pulled out of the world championships in Hungary to have surgery for a heart condition, Swimming Australia (SA) said on Wednesday.

The 18-year-old, who stunned the world with his gold medal at the Rio Games, suffers from supraventricular tachycardia, a condition which …

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UEFA announces minute's silence at Europa League final

A minute's silence for the victims of the Manchester bomb attack will be observed before the Europa League final in Stockholm on Wednesday between Manchester United and Ajax, UEFA has announced. Speaking at the end of a media conference featuring two Ajax players, a UEFA official said that a minute's …

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Sharapova handed wild card for Rogers Cup in Toronto

Maria Sharapova's comeback from a doping ban will include an appearance at the Rogers Cup in August after the former world number one was granted a wild card by the organizers of the Toronto tournament on Tuesday.

Sharapova returned to the court last month after serving a 15-month suspension when …

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No new Scotland heroics as Sri Lanka win easily

Scotland were unable to back up their historic win over Sri Lanka as the Asian nation turned the tables with a nine-wicket victory when the teams returned to Beckenham on Tuesday.

Having skittled the Scots for 170, Kusal Mendis's unbeaten 74 saw Sri Lanka past a modest target but it …

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