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KBO suspends ex-Pirates infielder Kang for year

KBO suspends ex-Pirates infielder Kang for year

SUMMARY: Free agent infielder Jung Ho Kang, who played four of the past five years for the Pittsburgh Pirates, received a one-year suspension from the Korea Baseball Organization on Monday in connection with three past arrests on suspicion of drunk driving.

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Chelsea goalkeeper Willy Caballero reveals N’Golo Kante had ‘bad symptoms’ and maintains full ‘respect’ of the squad amid coronavirus fears

Chelsea goalkeeper Willy Caballero reveals N’Golo Kante had ‘bad symptoms’ and maintains full ‘respect’ of the squad amid coronavirus fears

SUMMARY: Willy Caballero reveals N’Golo Kante has the Chelsea squad’s full support in his continued absence from training.

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Boxing legend Mike Tyson to be offered ‘over €20million’ to fight in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship, with 43-year-old Wanderlei Silva named as potential opponent

Boxing legend Mike Tyson to be offered ‘over €20million’ to fight in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship, with 43-year-old Wanderlei Silva named as potential opponent

SUMMARY: Mike Tyson is set to be offered more than €20million to compete in the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship, according to reports.

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Manchester City identify £40million Bayer Leverkusen winger Leon Bailey as replacement for Leroy Sane

Manchester City identify £40million Bayer Leverkusen winger Leon Bailey as replacement for Leroy Sane

SUMMARY: Manchester City look to have identified a replacement for Leroy Sane.

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Premier League: Players face '25% increased injury risk'

Premier League: Players face '25% increased injury risk'

SUMMARY: Newcastle boss Steve Bruce says players could "fall down like a pack of cards" if there is not enough preparation timePremier League players could be 25% more susceptible to injury when football resumes because of the intense schedule, research shows.

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Hafthor Bjornsson from Game of Thrones reveals retirement from World’s Strongest Man in wake of Eddie Hall ‘cheat’ video

Hafthor Bjornsson from Game of Thrones reveals retirement from World’s Strongest Man in wake of Eddie Hall ‘cheat’ video

SUMMARY: Hafthor Bjornsson has vowed to never compete in the World’s Strongest Man again in the wake of Eddie Hall’s ‘cheating scandal’ video.

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John Cena is the reported $40k donor to Shad Gaspard’s family’ with GoFundMe set up in the aftermath of WWE star’s death while saving son

John Cena is the reported $40k donor to Shad Gaspard’s family’ with GoFundMe set up in the aftermath of WWE star’s death while saving son

SUMMARY: WWE legend John Cena has reportedly donated $40,000 (£32,800) to a fundraising page for Shad Gaspard’s family.

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Manchester United will let Sheffield United keep Dean Henderson beyond June despite battle for European spot

Manchester United will let Sheffield United keep Dean Henderson beyond June despite battle for European spot

SUMMARY: Manchester United are expected to allow Dean Henderson to remain at Sheffield United for the remainder of the season.

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What Gareth Bale said to Loris Karius after scoring Champions League final goal for Real Madrid against Liverpool in 2018

What Gareth Bale said to Loris Karius after scoring Champions League final goal for Real Madrid against Liverpool in 2018

SUMMARY: Two years have passed since Gareth Bale’s finest hour in a Real Madrid shirt.

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Can you recreate this heavenly Di Maria lob?

Can you recreate this heavenly Di Maria lob?

SUMMARY: For the final #GoalsAtHome challenge of this season, Football Focus wants you to recreate Angel di Maria's heavenly lob for Manchester United at Leicester City in 2014.

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Jadon Sancho stats means he is ready to play for Liverpool or Manchester United, but Borussia Dortmund star warned over Luka Jovic’s Real Madrid transfer

Jadon Sancho stats means he is ready to play for Liverpool or Manchester United, but Borussia Dortmund star warned over Luka Jovic’s Real Madrid transfer

SUMMARY: Former Borussia Dortmund midfielder Steffen Freund insists Jadon Sancho is ready to play for Manchester United or Liverpool.

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Bournemouth goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale reveals shock at positive coronavirus test, but is still backing Premier League to restart

Bournemouth goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale reveals shock at positive coronavirus test, but is still backing Premier League to restart

SUMMARY: Bournemouth goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale has confirmed he has tested positive for coronavirus.

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On this day: Born May 27, 1967: Paul Gascoigne, English football player

On this day: Born May 27, 1967: Paul Gascoigne, English football player

SUMMARY: Lineker was the one who fired a 23-year-old Gascoigne a warning upon returning home after being England’s stand-out player at the 1990 World Cup in Italy: be careful.

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Charlton hero Patrick Bauer says scoring last-minute Wembley 2019 play-off final winner vs Sunderland capped ‘best two weeks of my life’

Charlton hero Patrick Bauer says scoring last-minute Wembley 2019 play-off final winner vs Sunderland capped ‘best two weeks of my life’

SUMMARY: Charlton legend Patrick Bauer still gets weekly reminders of his Wembley heroics.

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Dunks, game winners and a TD pass: Our favorite play of the season for all 30 teams

Dunks, game winners and a TD pass: Our favorite play of the season for all 30 teams

SUMMARY: In a game dripping with playoff atmosphere, the Clippers led the Lakers 109-106 in the marquee Christmas Day game.

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How the coronavirus is forever changing the way MLB connects to fans

How the coronavirus is forever changing the way MLB connects to fans

SUMMARY: He thought social media would be as unforgiving as usual.

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McLaren chief open to Ricciardo racing at Bathurst 1000

McLaren chief open to Ricciardo racing at Bathurst 1000

SUMMARY: SYDNEY (Reuters) - McLaren chief executive Zak Brown is enthusiastic about the idea of Daniel Ricciardo racing in the Bathurst 1000 touring car race, even if the Formula One schedule makes it unlikely the Australian could be freed up.

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Kyle Busch passes Austin Cindric in overtime to win Xfinity race at Charlotte

Kyle Busch passes Austin Cindric in overtime to win Xfinity race at Charlotte

SUMMARY: CONCORD, N.C. -- Kyle Busch passed Austin Cindric on the final lap in overtime to win his 97th career Xfinity Series race in dramatic fashion Monday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

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Coronavirus: Sports events in March 'caused increased suffering and death'

Coronavirus: Sports events in March 'caused increased suffering and death'

SUMMARY: Image copyright PA Media Image caption More than 100,000 people flocked to Cheltenham for its annual horse racing festival in MarchTwo major sporting events held in March "caused increased suffering and death", the scientist leading the UK's largest Covid-19 tracking project has said.

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Doping-WADA to ramp up testing to fill anti-doping 'gaps'

Doping-WADA to ramp up testing to fill anti-doping 'gaps'

SUMMARY: MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The World Anti-Doping Agency says the COVID-19 pandemic may have harmed the fight for clean sport and that “additional targeted testing” was being planned to eliminate gaps as competition resumes.

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