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Posted On 6 Aprile, 2020By faber970AIn Sport

PFA chief executive Gordon Taylor tells Health Secretary to protect NHS workers before hitting out at footballers

Health Secretary Matt Hancock continued his calls for Premier League players to take a pay cut but the Professional Footballers' Association chief executive has issued a strong rebuttle in a verbal row that continues to escalate

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Source: The Independent

Posted On 5 Aprile, 2020By faber970AIn Sport

The female Somali runners aiming to break more than records

'Run and beat the boys with the skinny legs!' urges a woman decked in a brown jilbab. Abdi Latif Dahir meets the women competing to push cultural boundaries in male-dominated Somaliland

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Source: The Independent

Posted On 5 Aprile, 2020By faber970AIn Sport

In a Crisis, Even a Gift From the N.C.A.A. Begets Turmoil

Baseball players face particularly tough choices after a decision to allow an extra year of eligibility for spring athletes whose seasons were cut short by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Source: The New York Times

Posted On 4 Aprile, 2020By faber970AIn Sport

Coronavirus crisis: PFA attacks Premier League's 30 per cent pay-cut proposal in strong statement

Players' union released statement on behalf of top-flight stars criticising proposals made by Premier League clubs, pointing out the impact a pay cut would have on NHS funding

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Source: The Independent

Posted On 4 Aprile, 2020By faber970AIn Sport

Kobe Bryant Headlines 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Class

Four players who defined basketball this century — Bryant, Tamika Catchings, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett — make up one of the most-anticipated player classes ever.

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Source: The New York Times

Posted On 4 Aprile, 2020By faber970AIn Sport

A Tennis Coach Was Abusing Minors. Should the Sport’s Federation Have Known?

The United States Tennis Association has asserted it can police itself when it comes to abuse cases. The story of one coach raises doubts.

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Source: The New York Times

Posted On 4 Aprile, 2020By faber970AIn Sport

Burnley could run out of money by August, warns chairman amid coronavirus crisis

Despite being one of the better-run sides in the top flight, the Clarets face "significant challenges" in terms of revenue ceded if 2019/20 doesn't resume

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Source: The Independent

Posted On 4 Aprile, 2020By faber970AIn Sport

The $200 Million the Olympics Postponement Took From Team U.S.A.

The Summer Olympics in Tokyo have been postponed a year. That means nearly $200 million in funding, which American athletes depend on for living and training expenses, likely won’t arrive until next August.

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Source: The New York Times

Posted On 3 Aprile, 2020By faber970AIn Sport

England's centrally contracted cricketers donate £500,000 to fight against coronavirus pandemic

Women's team have also taken a voluntary pay reduction to help battle the outbreak

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Source: The Independent

Posted On 3 Aprile, 2020By faber970AIn Sport

U.S. Women’s Open Postponed Until December

The event, originally slated for early June, is the third women’s golf major tournament to be rescheduled.

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Source: The New York Times