August 17, 2022
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Germany advances to the Women’s Euro 2022 final after beating France 2-1

/ Sport Issued on: 27/07/2022 – 23:52 02:58 Germany’s Alexandra Popp celebrates scoring their second goal with teammates at Stadium MK in Britain on July 27, 2022 © John Sibley, Reuters Alexandra Popp scored twice to power Germany to a 2-1 win over France on Wednesday and into the final of the European Championship against […]

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Women’s Euro 2022: England beats Sweden 4-0 to advance to final

/ Sport Issued on: 26/07/2022 – 23:38 01:30 England’s Alessia Russo celebrates scoring their third goal at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, Britain on July 26, 2022. © Carl Recine, Reuters England is heading back to Wembley Stadium for a European Championship final.This time it’s the women’s team going for the title. Sealed with an impudent […]

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Danish cyclist Jonas Vingegaard wins 2022 Tour de France

/ Sport Issued on: 24/07/2022 – 19:46 01:20 Visma’s Jonas Vingegaard and Wout Van Aertt with teammates cross the finish line after stage 21. © Christian Hartmann, Reuters Denmark’s Jonas Vingegaard won the Tour de France on Sunday, ending the reign of two-time defending champion Tadej Pogacar after a gruelling three weeks and 3,350km of […]

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Wiebes wins the opening stage of the first women’s Tour de France

/ Sport Issued on: 24/07/2022 – 16:24 04:14 Team DSM’s Dutch rider Lorena Wiebes (C) celebrates on the podium after winning the 1st stage of the new edition of the Women’s Tour de France cycling race, 81,6 km between the Eiffel Tour and the Champs-Elysees, in Paris on July 24, 2022. © Jeff Pachoud, AFP […]

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Women’s Tour de France cyclists prepare for the ‘Grand Départ’

Female cyclists are getting ready for the “Grand Départ” of the women’s Tour de France, which will set off from the foot of the Eiffel Tower on Sunday.     The Cofidis international women’s team, formed in 2021, is training for a shot at the title of the Women’s Tour de France, for many the sporting […]

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Vingegaard poised to win Tour de France title after surviving near fall

/ Sport Issued on: 23/07/2022 – 19:17 01:18 Jonas Vingegaard de Visma celebrates his win of the 20th stage of the Tour de France on July 23, 2022. © Gonzalo Fuentes, Reuters Jonas Vingegaard survived a near fall on Saturday’s individual time-trial to virtually wrap up the 2022 Tour de France title and now only […]

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Late goal sends Sweden to Euro 2022 semi-final, knocking out Belgium

/ Sport Women’s Euro 2022 Issued on: 22/07/2022 – 23:53Modified: 22/07/2022 – 23:55 Sweden’s Nathalie Bjorn in action with Belgium’s Justine Vanhaevermaet at the Euro 2022 quarter final in Leigh, Britain, on July 22, 2022. © Lee Smith, Reuters Linda Sembrant’s stoppage time winner broke Belgian hearts as Sweden won 1-0 in Leigh on Friday […]

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Tour de France: France’s Laporte wins stage 19, Vingegaard stays in the lead

/ Sport CYCLING Issued on: 22/07/2022 – 18:05 French rider Christophe Laporte (R) of the Jumbo-Visma team celebrates as he pedals to the finish line to win the 19th stage of the 109th edition of the Tour de France cycling race, 188.3km from Castelnau-Magnoac to Cahors in southwestern France on July 22, 2022. © Marco […]

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Senegal striker Sadio Mané named African footballer of the year

Sadio Mané was named African Player of the Year on Thursday after a season in which he kicked the winning penalty for Senegal as they claimed their first Africa Cup of Nations title and repeated the feat when they secured World Cup qualification. Mané finished ahead of Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah, his former Liverpool teammate, […]

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Tour de France: Vingegaard drops Pogacar on final climb to extend overall lead

/ Sport CYCLING Issued on: 21/07/2022 – 18:14 01:09 Jonas Vingegaard extended his overall lead in the Tour de France with his victory in stage 18 on July 21, 2022. © Thomas Samson, AFP Jonas Vingegaard showed class when he waited for defending champion Tadej Pogacar after a fall, before going on to beat his […]

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