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15-Year-Old Wimbledon Qualifier from Florida Defeats Her Idol Venus Williams in Shocking Debut

American junior tennis player, Coco Gauff has just defeated, Venus Williams, 39, the big sister of tennis legend, Serena Williams at the ongoing Wimbledon tournament. The 15-year-old who is the youngest woman to qualify for the tournament stunned the five-time Wimbledon champion on her debut to a 6-4 6-4 win in the first round of the tournament on Monday. “She put …

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Mali striker Adama Niane ‘hits captain in face during row about HAIRCUTS’ before being sent home from AFCON

The Malian Football Federation have reportedly sent striker Adama Niane back home from the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt after he allegedly slapped team captain Abdoulay Diaby. The Mali squad has been reduced to 22 players following the expulsion of forward Adama Niane. “Adama Niane was excluded from the Eagles group for non-respect,” Mali team’s media …

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Nigeria becomes the first team to qualify for the round of 16 at 2019 AFCON after thrashing Guinea 1 – 0

Super Eagles of Nigeria are the first team to qualify for the round of 16 at the ongoing African Cup of Nations in Egypt. Three-time winners Nigeria scored the only goal in the 73rd minute when Moses Simon’s right-wing corner was headed in at the near post by Kenneth Omeruo. They now have six points from …

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Egyptian footballer Amr Warda is kicked out of Africa Cup of Nations for ‘sending aggressive and inappropriate sexual messages’ to several women

Egypt star Amr Warda has been thrown out of their Africa Cup of Nations squad amid allegations of sexual harassment towards a string of women. The Egyptian-British model Merhan Keller alleged that Warda, 25, had sent her inappropriate and aggressive messages. Keller then followed up her claims by sharing testimonies from a number of other …

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Super Falcons refuse to leave their hotel in France until their share of the FIFA money is paid

Nigerian Super Falcons players staged a sit-in protest last night, refusing to leave their hotel in France until all of their outstanding bonuses are paid, following the team’s elimination from the Women’s World Cup.   The players told ESPN they are owed bonuses from two games, against Gambia and Senegal, from as far back as two years …

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FIFA to take total control of soccer in Africa on the eve of 2019 AFCON over alleged corruption in CAF

The world football governing body, FIFA has made plans to take over the running of the Confederation of African Football in the wake of corruption scandals surrounding the controlling body for African association football. . The announcement is expected to be made in a press conference in Egypt on Thursday, the eve of the 2019 …

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Emiliano Sala: Man, 64, arrested on suspicion of manslaughter over footballer’s death

A 64-year-old man has been arrested over the death of Cardiff City footballer Emiliano Sala. Police said he was from North Yorkshire and was detained on suspicion of manslaughter by an unlawful act.   Sala, a 28-year-old Argentine striker, was killed when a small plane taking him from France to the UK crashed in the English …

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Andrea Pirlo Sues Look-Alike Who Got Free Items In His Name

Andrea Pirlo has sued a man who pretended to be the Italian footballer for two years in order to receive free clothes and jewellery. The man, who has been identified as 48 year-old former goldsmith Alessandro Palazzolo of Valenza, has been sued for fraud after being recognised by Turin police. Investigations began when the former …

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Turkish President Erdogan attends wedding of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil was married Friday in Istanbul, with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his wife on hand as the legal witnesses. Ozil, who is of Turkish descent but played for the German national team until last year, married model, actress and former Miss Turkey Amine Gulse in Istanbul. Ozil had announced in …

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Eden Hazard completes move to Real Madrid that will reportedly double his Chelsea wages

Eden Hazard’s salary will be doubled to £400,000 per week when he finalises his £130million move to Real Madrid from Chelsea in the coming days, automatically making him one of the highest earners with the Spanish giants. Hazard’s move to Madrid, which could cost up to £130million, is expected to be announced within the next …

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