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Footballers have done really stupid things in past, but thought it was time to change that, states Mark Noble

West Ham captain Mark Noble has admitted that despite footballers having done stupid things in the past, this lockdown situation allowed them to help showcase their personalities and values. The Hammers star also added that the players had created #PlayersTogether well before anyone realised.
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newscricket2 hours ago

Yuvraj Singh issues apology after alleged ‘casteist’ remark triggers controversy

Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh, on Friday, issued a heartfelt apology on Twitter, after he faced backlash for an alleged ‘casteist’ remark on Yuzvendra Chahal, during an Instagram chat with Rohit Sharma. Yuvraj, in his statement, clarified that he has ‘never believed in any kind of disparity’.
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newsfootball2 hours ago

Odisha FC rope in Hendry Antonay and Saurabh Meher

Odisha FC have announced the signing of two young defenders Hendry Antonay and Saurabh Meher ahead of the seventh season of the Hero ISL. Both Hendry and Saurabh represented the Indian Arrows in the previous season of the I-League and were also a part of Chennaiyin FC earlier in their careers.
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newscricket2 hours ago

Ex-Pakistan cricketers ‘shameless’ for accusing India of deliberately losing, claims Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra has launched a scathing attack on ex-Pakistan cricketers, including Waqar Younis, who have claimed that India deliberately lost to England in the 2019 WC in order to knock Pakistan out. The claim from the Pakistan players came after Stokes, in his book, questioned India’s intent.
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newsfootball2 hours ago

Goal is to end my career in MLS and United States, confesses Antoine Griezmann

Antoine Griezmann has admitted that he wants to end his career being part of a team and winning a trophy in the MLS after he wins the Champions League and La Liga with Barcelona. The Frenchman signed for the La Liga giants last summer, with the Catalans now on course to retain their La Liga title.
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newscricket5 hours ago

Sreesanth responds to Uthappa’s fielding comments; warns latter to not drop catches next season

S Sreesanth, on Thursday, responded to Robin Uthappa’s comments about his fielding and attested that he’d only dropped 4-5 catches in the entirety of his international career. Sreesanth also warned Uthappa that he will face consequences should he drop catches next season off the former’s bowling.
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newscricket7 hours ago

In talks with ICC for COVID-19 substitutes in Tests, reveals Steve Elworthy

ECB director of special projects Steve Elworthy has revealed that the board is in talks with the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the introduction of COVID-19 substitutes in Test cricket. Elworthy has specified that the talks are specifically for the longest format, and not limited-overs.
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newsfootball8 hours ago

Gareth Bale is happy in Madrid and not looking to leave for England, admits Jonathan Barnett

Gareth Bale’s agent Jonathan Barnett has revealed that his superstar client is happy at Real Madrid and doesn’t want to return to the Premier League in the near future. The Los Blancos have unsuccessfully tried to offload the Welshman over the last few years with little interest in the player.
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newsfootball8 hours ago

Tottenham borrow £175 million to ease financial pressure caused by COVID-19 pandemic

Tottenham have confirmed that they have taken a £175 million loan from the Bank of England to help ease their financial burden caused by COVID-19. The pandemic has caused financial issues across the footballing world and many clubs are in dire conditions with a few on the verge of bankruptcy.
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newscricket9 hours ago

Michael Clarke’s accusation of Aussies ‘being nice’ to India untrue, states Aaron Finch

Aaron Finch has responded to Michael Clarke’s comments about ‘Australia sucking up to Kohli’ and has stated that the Kangaroos' outlook on the field in that series had nothing to do with IPL contracts. Earlier, Clarke was critical of the Aussies’ soft-toned approach against India in the 2018 series.
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