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England fans, how do you feel when you hear boos as players take a knee?

England players will be taking a knee before matches at Euro 2020 to show their opposition to racism – a decision that is unpopular with some supporters. There were jeers

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Lukas Klostermann: former sprinter whose versatility is vital for Germany

If you Google Lukas Klostermann, you will find some special entries about his sporting career, such as the one from 2007 when he put down 5.43m in the long jump

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Croatian FA lets players decide whether to take knee against England

The opening opponents for Gareth Southgate’s side said the gesture “does not hold any symbolic ties to the fight against racism” in Croatia and therefore will not be recommended. The

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Djokovic needs passion with precision to navigate Nadal’s French Open grip

Some of the cliches shared by players when they look towards their next battles are the affirmations they must take one match at a time and ensure they treat all

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US Rugby World Cup bid for 2027, 29 and 31 includes NFL and college stadiums

NFL stadiums could soon be used in a Rugby World Cup, should USA Rugby succeed in its bid to host the men’s event in 2027 or 2031 and the women’s

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Georginio Wijnaldum aiming to take PSG ‘even higher’ after sealing move

Georginio Wijnaldum has joined Paris St Germain on a three-year contract following his departure from Liverpool. The Netherlands midfielder, who turns 31 in November, failed to agree new terms with

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Britain’s Joe Salisbury claims French Open mixed doubles with Krawczyk

Joe Salisbury became Britain’s first French Open champion in one of the major draws for 39 years with victory in the mixed doubles alongside American Desirae Krawczyk. Salisbury sounded slightly

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