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MUMBAI (Reuters) – With lower-level players reeling financially from the tennis shutdown over the coronavirus, the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) told Reuters it is working to boost players’ earnings when the sport resumes and considering extending the 2020 season. The tennis season screeched to a halt in early March due to the virus, leaving players
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WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand’s Radio Sport has ceased broadcasting indefinitely because of the coronavirus shutdown, bringing to an end nearly a quarter of a century of commentary, interviews and sport-related chat. Long the home of national and international rugby union, cricket, rugby league and tennis match commentary in the sports-mad nation, Radio Sport programming
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The Pittsburgh Steelers officially signed tight end Eric Ebron on Monday, completing their biggest addition of the offseason. FILE PHOTO: Nov 11, 2018; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Indianapolis Colts tight end Eric Ebron (85) dives into the end zone for a touchdown in the first half against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit:
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FILE PHOTO: Neusa Marin, wife of former head of Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) Jose Maria Marin, departs after a sentencing hearing in a FIFA corruption trial at United States Federal Court in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., August 22, 2018. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson (Reuters) – The octogenarian Brazilian soccer boss jailed as part of
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FILE PHOTO: Mar 13, 2020; Augusta, GA, USA; The front entrance at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Friday morning. Mandatory Credit: Michael Holahan/The Augusta Chronicle via USA TODAY NETWORK (Reuters) – Augusta National Golf Club said on Monday it is donating $2 million to assist the Augusta area in the fight against the
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FILE PHOTO: Formula One F1 – Australian Grand Prix – Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit, Melbourne, Australia – March 12, 2020 McLaren’s Lando Norris arriving to the circuit REUTERS/Loren Elliott LONDON (Reuters) – McLaren Formula One driver Lando Norris will have to shave his head after raising more than $10,000 from esports racing in the fight
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FILE PHOTO: Mar 12, 2020; Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA; Phil Mickelson tees off on the 11th hole during the first round of the 2020 edition of The Players Championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass – Stadium Course. Mandatory Credit: Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports Phil Mickelson says he is “working on” a rematch with Tiger
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(Reuters) – WBO super middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders had his license suspended by Britain’s boxing authorities on Monday after a social media post in which he advised men how to hit their female partners during the coronavirus lockdown. FILE PHOTO: Boxing – Matchroom – Billy Joe Saunders Press Conference – London Bridge, London, Britain
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