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Wimbledon champion Novotna dies after battle with cancer

PRAGUE/LONDON Czech tennis player Jana Novotna, who won the 1998 Wimbledon championship after falling short in two previous finals, has died at the age of 49 after a long battle with cancer.

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How Moreno reinvented himself by embracing defending

Liverpool left back Alberto Moreno made a name for himself at Sevilla thanks to his thrusting forward runs but nearly ruined his career in England with a disastrous performance against his former side in the 2016 Europa League final.

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Goffin aims to ride the wave to Davis Cup glory

LONDON Beaten but exhilarated, Belgium's David Goffin believes his exceptional run at the ATP Finals has strengthened him for the last great challenge of his breakthrough season -- helping his country win the Davis Cup for the first time.

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Qatar urges Gulf neighbours to let nationals attend 2022 World Cup

DOHA Qatar is urging the four countries imposing a diplomatic and trade boycott against it to allow their nationals to attend the World Cup in Doha in 2022, a senior Qatari organiser said on Monday.

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Suspended AIBA president Wu to step down from post

The International Boxing Association's (AIBA) suspended president Wu Ching-kuo announced on Monday that he would step down from his post to "resolve the management issues" within the Olympic sport's governing body.

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Boks confident of Etzebeth recovery for Italy test

South Africa are hopeful captain Eben Etzebeth will be fit to face Italy in Padova on Saturday as under-pressure coach Allister Coetzee hinted he would select his strongest possible team to avoid another demoralising defeat.

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