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Olympics: IOC proposes Tokyo 2020 Games boxing plan without AIBA

6:12pm BST

LAUSANNE, Switzerland The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday thrashed out the plan for the boxing qualification and competition for next year's Tokyo 2020 Olympics as it looks to run them without the suspended international boxing federation AIBA.

Bayern's Hummels returns to Dortmund

3:09pm BST

Germany World Cup winner Mats Hummels is rejoining Borussia Dortmund after three years at Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich, the two clubs said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 1-Soccer-Bayern's Hummels returns to Dortmund

2:13pm BST

June 19 Germany World Cup winner Mats Hummels is rejoining Borussia Dortmund after three years at Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich, the two clubs said on Wednesday.

Olympics: Italian PM Conte will attend 2026 Games vote to back Milan - source

12:19pm BST

LAUSANNE, Switzerland Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will attend an International Olympic Committee vote on Monday to support Milan and Cortina D'Ampezzo's bid to land the 2026 winter Games, a source within the Italian Olympic Committee said on Wednesday.

Greece in disarray after shock Euro qualifier loss to Armenia

12 Jun 2019

ATHENS Greece coach Angelos Anastasiadis woke up to mounting pressure on Wednesday after players and federation officials vented their frustration and demanded immediate changes following their home loss to Armenia in their Euro 2020 qualifier.

IOC praises 2026 candidates, hightlights higher support for Milan bid

24 May 2019

BERLIN The International Olympic Committee on Friday heaped praise on two remaining candidate cities for the 2026 Winter Olympics, with Italy's Milan/Cortina bid recording stronger local support than Sweden's Stockholm/Are proposal.

Against the odds, Germany's Kerber eyes career Grand Slam

24 May 2019

Former world number one Angelique Kerber is going into next week's French Open knowing victory on the Parisian clay would make her only the seventh woman in tennis with a complete set of all four major titles.

Tsitsipas' joie de vivre could carry him far in Paris

24 May 2019

World number six Stefanos Tsitsipas has been shooting up the rankings this year and with two titles bagged in 2019, including his first on clay, the carefree young Greek is a force to be reckoned with at the French Open.

Against the odds, Germany's Kerber eyes career Grand Slam

24 May 2019

Former world number one Angelique Kerber is going into next week's French Open knowing victory on the Parisian clay would make her only the seventh woman in tennis with a complete set of all four major titles.

'Prince of clay' Thiem hopes his time has come in Paris

24 May 2019

Austrian world number four Dominic Thiem was a losing finalist at the French Open last year as Spaniard Rafael Nadal continued his dominance on the Paris clay.

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