Russell Westbrook breaks the NBA record for triple-doubles surpassing Oscar Robertson
Russell Westbrook breaks the NBA record for triple-doubles surpassing Oscar Robertson   Russell Westbrook of the Washington Wizards has notched his 182nd career NBA triple-double, breaking Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson’s record for the most in league history. The record had stood since 1974, the year Robertson retired. “Russell Westbrook, I’m very happy for you,” […]
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Stiliyan Petrov’s dream job was cut short by cancer; now he wants to help soccer stars plan for the future
Stiliyan Petrov’s dream job was cut short by cancer; now he wants to help soccer stars plan for the future     You might gawk at Premier League footballers’ million dollar salaries but playing careers are short and can sometimes be curtailed by injury, illness or poor form. And when a career comes to its […]
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IPL: Australian cricketers scramble to leave India amid Covid-19 crisis
IPL: Australian cricketers scramble to leave India amid Covid-19 crisis   Australian and other overseas cricketers who have been participating in the Indian Premier League (IPL) are scrambling for ways to leave India as it faces the world’s worst Covid-19 outbreak. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will help move Australia’s entire […]
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PSG ‘collapsed completely’ in its Champions League semifinal against Manchester City
PSG ‘collapsed completely’ in its Champions League semifinal against Manchester City   Paris Saint-Germain was “emotional and aggressive in a stupid way” according to former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger after it threw away its lead in the Champions League semifinal clash against Manchester City. Captain Marquinhos had headed the French champion ahead in a dominant […]
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UEFA Champions League: For Qatar and UAE investment in soccer has been ‘potentially worth its weight in gold’
UEFA Champions League: For Qatar and UAE investment in soccer has been ‘potentially worth its weight in gold’   Five years have passed since Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City last met in the Champions League, but both teams’ quests for European silverware endures. That’s despite abundant success in their domestic leagues and the continued backing […]
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Diego Maradona dies after suffering cardiac arrest
Diego Maradona dies after suffering cardiac arrest   Argentina soccer legend Diego Maradona has died after suffering a cardiac arrest at the age of 60, his lawyer Matias Morla confirmed to CNN. The Argentine Football Association confirmed the news on Wednesday and posted a short message on its social media platforms. A cardiac arrest is […]
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What a Masters like no other might be like
What a Masters like no other might be like   Danny Willett didn’t know that he was leading the Masters in 2016; it was only on his way to the bathroom, between the 15th green and the 16th tee, that the patrons of Augusta National began calling out to him: “Look up, you’re leading The Masters!” He glanced up […]
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‘Maybe the greatest golf shot you’ll ever see’: Jon Rahm skips ball across pond in amazing hole-in-one at the Masters
‘Maybe the greatest golf shot you’ll ever see’: Jon Rahm skips ball across pond in amazing hole-in-one at the Masters     Jon Rahm, on his 26th birthday, produced potentially one of the all-time best golf shots during a practice round on Tuesday ahead of the 2020 Masters. The Spanish golfer skipped the ball across […]
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