August 17, 2022
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Novak Djokovic wins seventh Wimbledon title and 21st Grand Slam

/ Sport Issued on: 10/07/2022 – 18:15 Serbia’s Novak Djokovic kisses his trophy after defeating Australia’s Nick Kyrgios during the men’s singles final tennis match on the fourteenth day of the 2022 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 10, 2022. © Sébastien Bozon, AFP Novak Djokovic won […]

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Tour de France: Jungels wins stage nine, Pogacar retains yellow jersey

/ Sport Cycling Issued on: 10/07/2022 – 17:58Modified: 10/07/2022 – 17:59 AG2R Citroen Team’s Luxembourgish rider Bob Jungels celebrates as he cycles to the finish line to win the 9th stage of the 109th edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 10, 2022. © Thomas Samson, AFP Luxembourg’s Bob Jungels powered to […]

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Olympic great Mo Farah reveals he was trafficked to UK at age 9, forced to be child servant

Olympic great Mo Farah was illegally trafficked to Britain at the age of nine from Djibouti and forced to work as a child servant, he has revealed, saying his real name is Hussein Abdi Kahin. The distance runner was flown to the UK from the east African country aged eight or nine by a woman […]

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Tour de France: Cort Nielsen wins stage 10, Pogacar retains yellow jersey

/ Sport Issued on: 12/07/2022 – 17:46Modified: 12/07/2022 – 17:50 Easypost’s Magnus Cort Nielsen celebrates winning stage 10 of the Tour de France on July 12, 2022. © Gonzalo Fuentes, Reuters Denmark’s Magnus Cort Nielsen won the 10th stage of the Tour de France, a 148.5 km Alpine trek from Morzine, on Tuesday, after a […]

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Belgium’s Van Aert wins stage eight of Tour de France

/ Sport CYCLING Issued on: 09/07/2022 – 18:04Modified: 09/07/2022 – 18:05 Jumbo-Visma team’s Belgian rider Wout Van Aert (C) celebrates as he cycles to the finish line to win the 8th stage ahead of Team Bikeexchange-Jayco team’s Australian rider Michael Matthews (L) and UAE Team Emirates team’s Slovenian rider Tadej Pogacar (R) during the 109th […]

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Elena Rybakina wins Wimbledon to earn Kazakhstan first Grand Slam singles title

/ Sport Issued on: 09/07/2022 – 17:16 Kazakhstan’s Elena Rybakina celebrates with the Venus Rosewater Dish trophy during the podium ceremony after winning the women’s singles final tennis match against Tunisia’s Ons Jabeur on the thirteenth day of the 2022 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 9, […]

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Ireland clinch historic first win over All Blacks in New Zealand

/ Sport RUGBY Issued on: 09/07/2022 – 12:14 Ireland’s captain Johnny Sexton is tackled by New Zealand’s Beauden Barrett at Forsyth Barr Stadium in Dunedin on July 9, 2022. © Marty Melville, AFP Ireland prevailed 23-12 in a test of high intensity to beat the All Blacks on New Zealand soil for the first time in Dunedin on Saturday, […]

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Tunisia’s Ons Jabeur carries hopes of nation and continent in Wimbledon final

Ons Jabeur said the seeds of her history-making charge to the Wimbledon final were sown 12 months ago when she told her coaching team: “I’m coming back for the title”. Jabeur became the first African woman to reach a Grand Slam final in the modern era when she beat close friend Tatjana Maria, 6-2, 3-6, […]

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Pogacar wins seventh stage to extend Tour de France lead

/ Sport Issued on: 08/07/2022 – 18:41Modified: 08/07/2022 – 18:44 Slovenian rider Tadej Pogacar from Team Emirates wearing the overall leader’s yellow jersey celebrates as he cycles past Jumbo-Visma team’s Danish rider Jonas Vingegaard in eastern France, on July 8, 2022. © Marco Bertorello, AFP Tadej Pogacar extended his overall lead in the Tour de […]

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