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Australian Open: See How Tennis Players Train in Quarantine

Australian Open: See How Tennis Players Train in Quarantine

Australian Open: See How Tennis Players Train in Quarantine Australian Open: See How Tennis Players Train in Quarantine MELBOURNE, Australia — Thump, thump, thump on the ceiling. Thwack, Thwack, thwack on the wall. After seven days restricted to a hotel room as part of a 14-day quarantine ahead of the Australian Open, it’s fair to wonder if paranoia has entered …

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Players in a New Super League Would Be Barred From the World Cup

Players in a New Super League Would Be Barred From the World Cup

Players in a New Super League Would Be Barred From the World Cup Players in a New Super League Would Be Barred From the World Cup Since the summer, Pérez found a new ally in Joel Glazer, the chairman of Manchester United, who has also joined forces with the American owners of Liverpool in an effort to force through changes …

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With Positive Tests, the Rules Change for Some Players in Australia

With Positive Tests, the Rules Change for Some Players in Australia

With Positive Tests, the Rules Change for Some Players in Australia With Positive Tests, the Rules Change for Some Players in Australia MELBOURNE, Australia — Organizers of the Australian Open faced a rebellion from players after passengers on two charter flights bringing them to Melbourne tested positive for the coronavirus, prompting orders for everyone aboard to go into quarantine for …

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Tennis Players Mull Competition or Rest at Start of New Season

Tennis Players Mull Competition or Rest at Start of New Season

Tennis Players Mull Competition or Rest at Start of New Season Tennis Players Mull Competition or Rest at Start of New Season Figuring out where and how to start the tennis season is usually pretty easy for the world’s top players. They catch a flight to Australia around Christmas, spend a few days getting over the jet lag, then compete …

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Cory Booker’s College Athletes Bill of Rights Would Let Players Share Profits

Cory Booker's College Athletes Bill of Rights Would Let Players Share Profits

Cory Booker’s College Athletes Bill of Rights Would Let Players Share Profits Cory Booker’s College Athletes Bill of Rights Would Let Players Share Profits If would be one thing to suggest that Trevor Lawrence, the dynamic Clemson quarterback, be paid $173,000 this season. But what about the long snapper at Bowling Green? And it would raise few eyebrows to say …

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In a Big Year for Games, These Players Are Shifting the Culture

In a Big Year for Games, These Players Are Shifting the Culture

In a Big Year for Games, These Players Are Shifting the Culture In a Big Year for Games, These Players Are Shifting the Culture It should come as no surprise that 2020 was a monumental year for the video game industry. While other business sectors saw revenues shrink and storefronts close, gaming companies have profited over these many months when …

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The N.B.A. says 48 players tested positive as they got ready to report to training camps.

The N.B.A. says 48 players tested positive as they got ready to report to training camps.

The N.B.A. says 48 players tested positive as they got ready to report to training camps. The N.B.A. says 48 players tested positive as they got ready to report to training camps. Of 546 N.B.A. players recently screened for the coronavirus, 48 tested positive, the league announced Wednesday, a day after training camps opened for the 2020-21 season. The league …

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Fred Sasakamoose, One of the First Indigenous N.H.L. Players, Dies at 86

Fred Sasakamoose, One of the First Indigenous N.H.L. Players, Dies at 86

Fred Sasakamoose, One of the First Indigenous N.H.L. Players, Dies at 86 Fred Sasakamoose, One of the First Indigenous N.H.L. Players, Dies at 86 Fred Sasakamoose began skating on blades his grandfather had tied to his moccasins. His hockey stick was a willow branch. A disk of cow manure served as the puck. The rink was a frozen lake. It …

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French Coach Fired for Interactions with Young Players Moved From Job to Job

French Coach Fired for Interactions with Young Players Moved From Job to Job

French Coach Fired for Interactions with Young Players Moved From Job to Job French Coach Fired for Interactions with Young Players Moved From Job to Job For a while the boy — now 23, and whose identity is being withheld to protect his privacy — kept the messages to himself. He knew he was fortunate, selected among a group of …

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Diego Maradona, One of Soccer’s Greatest Players, Is Dead at 60

Diego Maradona, One of Soccer’s Greatest Players, Is Dead at 60

Diego Maradona, One of Soccer’s Greatest Players, Is Dead at 60 Diego Maradona, One of Soccer’s Greatest Players, Is Dead at 60 Diego Maradona, the Argentine who became one of soccer’s greatest players with a roguish cunning and extravagant control while pursuing a personal life rife with drug and alcohol abuse and health problems, died on Wednesday in Tigre, Argentina, …

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