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Atletico Madrid Confirms Two Positive Coronavirus Tests

Atletico Madrid confirm two positive coronavirus tests ahead

MADRID, Spain – With a clash against RB Leipzig scheduled for Thursday, the Spanish side announced that two people had been diagnosed with the virus. Two members of Atletico Madrid’s touring group for the Champions League quarter-finals in Lisbon have tested positive for the coronavirus, the club confirmed. The news …

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Messi Was Misunderstood Over Retirement Plans: Suarez

Messi Was Misunderstood Over Retirement Plans, Suarez

MADRID – Lionel Messi’s apparent hint at retirement was “misunderstood”, according to Barcelona team-mate Luis Suarez. Messi, 32, said, “the moment of withdrawal is approaching” after winning a record sixth Ballon d’Or on Monday, leading to retirement talk. However, Suarez believes the Argentina star’s comments were misunderstood, backing the forward …

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Qatar to Host IAAF World Historic Track & Field Championships

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DOHA, Qatar – The 17th IAAF World Championships in Athletics kicked off Thursday in Qatar – the first Middle East country to host the biennial competition, Al-Jazeera reported Thursday. More than 1,900 athletes from 210 countries will participate in 24 events over 10 days. The main events will take place …

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Afghan Cricket Team Seeks to Make History

Afghan Cricket Team Seeks to Make History

Afghanistan’s National Cricket Team is looking to make history in Friday’s match against Zimbabwe. The T20I match will kick-off in Dhaka, Bangladesh. On Sunday, Afghanistan tied with Australia for the record of 12 consecutive T20 international wins, after beating Bangladesh by 25 runs. Afghanistan has the opportunity to make history …

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Rooney Expects Kane to Break His England Goals Record

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LONDON – Wayne Rooney expects his place as England’s record scorer to be handed over to Harry Kane in the “next two or three years”, Sports 360 reported Friday. Rooney scored 53 goals in England jersey, shattering Sir Bobby Charlton’s 49 goals. But he thinks the current captain and Tottenham …

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ACB Postpones Cricket League’s 2019 Season

ACB Postpones Cricket League's 2019 Season

KABUL – The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) in a statement on Thursday announced the termination of Afghanistan’s Cricket Premier League Sanction and Commercial Rights Agreement with Snixer Sports. “The failure by Snixer Sports to pay the complete rights fees of the first edition as per the fees and payment schedule …

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Toofan Harirod Enters APL Final

Toofan Harirod Enters APL Final

KABUL – Toofan Harirod from the western zone of the country entered the Afghan Premier League (APL) final after a 2-0 win against De Spinghar Bazan in a thrilling match on Thursday evening. The match was started with full strength by Toofan and created many chances, but it was Maroof …

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