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Everton match incident results in Ronaldo receiving a police caution

Police cautioned Christiano Ronaldo after footage showed him knocking a phone from an Everton fan's hand during a Premier League match in April. Merseyside Police reported Wednesday that the investigation is now closed. The 37-year-old soccer player was interviewed by police officers following the incident at Goodison Park on April 9, where he was…
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Lakers and LeBron James have agreed to a two-year, $97 million extension

LeBron James, the Los Angeles Lakers' forward, recently signed a two-year extension deal worth $97.1 million with the team, according to ESPN. It is understood that his agent, Rich Paul, said that his contract contained an option to extend for another year until the 2024-25 season. Reuters reported that James, who was entering the final year of his…
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Africa to launch $100-million Super League on Wednesday

Patrice Motsepe, president of the Confederation of African Football, will announce the African Super League on Wednesday with $100 million in prize money. The project has been in the pipeline since it was first proposed by FIFA president Gianni Infantino in early 2020. However, it has not met with the same derision and outrage as a similar attempt…
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Spanish league to be sponsored by EA Sports in 2023

Spanish league La Liga title sponsorship will move to EA Sports in 2023-24, according to media reports. According to the league, the video gaming company will replace Spain-based bank Santander, which is entering its final season as the league's main sponsor. EA Sports signed a multi-year contract with the league, but further details were not…
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Oscar Piastri is promoted to the Formula One team by Alpine

Alpine has promoted Oscar Piastri into the Formula One seat. This was opened by Fernando Alonso's surprise announcement that he is leaving the team at the end of the season. After Alonso signed a multi-year deal with Aston Martin, Alpine said it would promote its 21-year-old young talent to race alongside Esteban Ocon in 2023. Piastri did not…
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Independent report proves Cricket Scotland is institutionally racist

In light of a damning report into institutional racism within the sport, Cricket Scotland is to be placed into special measures at least until October 2023. It could potentially lose public funding worth £460,000 a year from Sportscotland, following the publication of a damning report into institutional racism within the sport. In the Changing the…
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Musetti defies the odds in Hamburg to win his first title

ATP 500 champion Lorenzo Musetti will never forget the emotions he felt when he lifted his maiden Tour-level trophy in Hamburg after overcoming disrupted preparations. Before the Hamburg European Open, Musetti had lost six of his six matches on the tour and arrived in the German port city without the rackets that had been packed in his case,…
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Djokovic crowned Wimbledon champion after beating Kyrgios

As Novak Djokovic began a new campaign two weeks ago, he struggled to regain the mental edge that had eluded him this season. There is no doubt that it has returned. Djokovic recovered from a set down to defeat Nick Kyrgios 4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (3) in one of the most eagerly anticipated grand slam finals for neutrals, as he did to win Wimbledon four…
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