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Hamilton takes controversial eighth home British GP win

Formula One F1 – British Grand Prix – Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone, Britain – July 18, 2021 Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton celebrates on the podium after winning the race REUTERS/Peter Cziborra By Alan Baldwin Lewis Hamilton won his home British Grand Prix for a record-extending eighth time on Sunday despite a 10-second penalty for a controversial first

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Manny Pacquiao announces Aug. 21 fight with Errol Spence Jr

Manny Pacquiao, left, and Errol Spence Jr., pose for a photo at a news conference at the Fox Studios lot in Los Angeles ahead of their upcoming boxing match, taking place in Las Vegas on Aug. 21, in Los Angeles Sunday, July 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes) Los Angeles (AP) — Manny Pacquiao and Errol

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Italy crowned European champions after shootout win over England

Soccer Football – Euro 2020 – Final – Italy v England – Wembley Stadium, London, Britain – July 11, 2021 Italy celebrate with the trophy after winning Euro 2020 Pool via REUTERS/Michael Regan LONDON, July 11 (Reuters) – Italy claimed the European Championship for the first time since 1968 as penalties came back to haunt

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Italy beat England on penalties to win Euro 2020

Soccer Football – Euro 2020 – Final – Italy v England – Wembley Stadium, London, Britain – July 11, 2021 Players during the penalty shoot-out Pool via REUTERS/John Sibley LONDON, July 11 (Reuters) – Italy beat England 3-2 on penalties after the Euro 2020 final ended 1-1 following extra time at Wembley on Sunday to

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Djokovic wins Wimbledon for 20th Slam title

Tennis – Wimbledon – All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain – July 11, 2021 Serbia’s Novak Djokovic celebrates with the trophy after winning his final match against Italy’s Matteo Berrettini REUTERS/Toby Melville Wimbledon, England (AP) — Novak Djokovic has beaten Matteo Berrettini in the Wimbledon final to win a record-equaling 20th Grand

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Barty beats Pliskova at Wimbledon for 2nd Grand Slam title

Tennis – Wimbledon – All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain – July 10, 2021 Australia’s Ashleigh Barty holds the trophy after winning her final match against Czech Republic’s Karolina Pliskova REUTERS/Toby Melville Ash Barty got off to a perfect start in the Wimbledon final by collecting the first 14 points, then needed

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Southgate’s patriotism leading England into Euro 2020 final

England’s manager Gareth Southgate celebrates after winning the Euro 2020 soccer championship semifinal match against Denmark at Wembley stadium in London, Wednesday, July 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, Pool) By ROB HARRIS Burton-on-Trent, England (AP) — Behind the unassuming coach on the touchline, Gareth Southgate grasps the privilege of a status never sought and the

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England into Euros final after ending Danish dream run

Soccer Football – Euro 2020 – Fans gather for England v Denmark – Trafalgar Square, London, Britain – July 7, 2021 England’s Harry Kane with teammates celebrate after the match REUTERS/Catherine Ivill By Mitch Phillips England won their first semi-final since the 1966 World Cup when Harry Kane’s extra-time goal, following up after his penalty

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Kane at the double as England cruise past Ukraine into Euro semis

Soccer Football – Euro 2020 – Quarter Final – Ukraine v England – Stadio Olimpico, Rome, Italy – July 3, 2021 England’s Jordan Henderson celebrates scoring their fourth goal with teammates Pool via REUTERS/Alberto Lingria By Alasdair Mackenzie Rome, July 3 (Reuters) – Harry Kane struck twice as England thrashed Ukraine 4-0 on Saturday to

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British teen Raducanu joins Gauff in 4th round at Wimbledon

Britain’s Emma Raducanu celebrates winning the women’s singles third round match against Romania’s Sorana Cirstea on day six of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Saturday July 3, 2021. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali) Wimbledon, England (AP) — Coco Gauff isn’t the only teenager making a splash at Wimbledon this time. Emma Raducanu is suddenly stealing some

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