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    Messi wants to end football career in Barcelona, says Bartomeu

    Barcelona FC President Josep Maria Bartomeu has downplayed Lionel Messi's exit rumours, stating the star striker wants to continue with the club till the end of his football career."I am not going to give details but Messi has said many times that he will end his football life in Barcelona," quoted Bartomeu as saying."We are focused on the competition and...

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    NBA emphasises on mental health as teams await Disney bubble

    Jrue Holiday expects basketball to be the easy part. The Pelicans guard will be living in the NBA's "bubble" when 22 teams gather near Orlando, Florida, this month to resume their suspended season. Holiday's wife, Lauren, a former U.S. national team soccer player, is pregnant with the couple's second child at a time when much of society has been shut down by...

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    Sachin Tendulkar pays tribute to 'three people' on Guru Purnima

    NEW DELHI : Batting great Sachin Tendulkar on Sunday paid tribute to 'three people' who according to him, played integral roles in his life as far as his illustrious cricket career is concerned. In a video that he posted on his social media handle on the occasion of Guru Purnima, Tendulkar can be seen talking while holding a bat. "Whenever I pick up a...

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    On this day: Rohit becomes 1st to score five tons in a single WC

    Leeds (England), July 6 (IANS) On July 6 last year, star Indian opener Rohit Sharma broke great Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara's record of scoring maximum number of centuries in a single edition of the 50-overs World Cup. During India's final group-stage game against Sri Lanka at the Headingley, Rohit scored his fifth century of the edition -- the most scored in a...

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    Was once scared that Ponting would hit me with his bat, reveals Harbhajan Singh

    Veteran Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh recalled an incident from his early days when he thought Ricky Ponting would hit him after he gave a send-off to the Australian after getting him out stumped. Harbhajan also recalled another incident where he gave a 'special send-off' to Ponting.A cricketer who plays with his heart in his sleeve, Harbhajan Singh's aggression...

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    Coleman says Everton must build on early promise in Ancelotti era

    Everton have shown promise under manager Carlo Ancelotti but the challenge for the team will be to become consistent and push for European qualification, skipper Seamus Coleman has said. Italian Ancelotti, who took charge in December with Everton close to the drop zone after Marco Silva's sacking, has steadied the ship and lifted them to 11th in the Premier League with 44 points...

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    'Magnificent Motera': BCCI Secy Jay Shah Tweets Pic Of World Largest 1,10000-seater Cricket Stadium

    Cricket fans and enthusiasts got a glimpse of the newly built gigantic Motera Stadium as Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Jay Shah on Sunday tweeted a photo of the revamped stadium, officially called the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium. The rebuild and refurbished Motera stadium has gone onto etch its mark as the largest...

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    Ibrahimovic's great comeback in match

    Veteran striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic played a key role in winning Inter Milan against Lazio in the Italian League Serie-A match, making a great comeback after injury. Ibrahimovic's goal helped Milan beat Lazio 3-0 after Coronavirus left Ibrahimovic injured after the league resumed. After recovering from injury, he scored a goal in his first match. In this match for the winner Inter Milan, Hakan Kalhanoglu...

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    Broad faces prospect of missing first Eng vs WI Test: report

    London, July 6 (IANS) Veteran England pacer Stuart Broad could miss the first Test of the three-match series against West Indies in order to make way for Jofra Archer and Mark Wood to partner James Anderson at the Ageas Bowl. According to a report in The Guardian, Broad "faces the prospect of missing a first home Test match in eight years as England give serious consideration to...

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    IPL 2020 Broadcasters Doubt Tournament Taking Place Due To Poor Market Conditions: Report

    Cricketing action all over the world has been suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic which has caused problems galore for broadcasters, as well as, administrators. The Indian Premier League (IPL 2020), which was one of the most anticipated tournaments of the year, also suffered at the hands of the deadly virus as it was postponed indefinitely by the...

    • 38 min ago