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Jofra Archer: Criticism of England bowler’s speeds is unfair, says Michael Vaughan

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Impressive Archer takes two early wickets Criticism that Jofra Archer doesn’t bowl at top speed often enough is “out of order”, says former England captain Michael Vaughan. The 25-year-old bowled an exhilarating spell on the final day of the first Test against West Indies in Southampton, but his 3-45 could......
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David McGoldrick: Sheffield United striker targeted by racist abuse on social media

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Jenas wants social media companies to do more to tackle racism Sheffield United said it will support striker David McGoldrick after he was racially abused on social media. The club shared an image from McGoldrick’s Instagram account showing the abuse, with the Blades player writing “2020 and this is life”.......
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Ross Brawn says Ferrari face a ‘long road ahead’ to rediscover competitiveness

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Charles Leclerc retired after a collision with team-mate Sebastian Vettel on the first lap of the Styrian Grand Prix Ferrari have “a long road ahead” as they attempt to rediscover their competitiveness, according to Formula 1 managing director Ross Brawn. Ferrari have qualified in the lower reaches of the top......
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Manchester City overturn two-year ban from European competition on appeal to Cas

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Manchester City have successfully overturned their two-year ban from European club competitions. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) announced the club were cleared of “disguising equity funds as sponsorship contributions” on Monday. Uefa’s Club Financial Control Body (CFCB) issued the ban in February after ruling City had committed “serious......
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Nelson Mandela’s daughter Zindzi dies at 59

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Image copyright Getty Images Zindzi Mandela, the daughter of South Africa’s anti-apartheid icons Nelson Mandela and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, has died, public broadcaster SABC has reported. She died in Johannesburg on Monday morning aged 59. The death has been confirmed by a family source, SABC reports. She was the South African......
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England v West Indies: ‘Stuart Broad debate mustn’t mask England errors’

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Blackwood’s 95 helps propel West Indies to victory in first Test The debate surrounding England’s fascinating four-wicket defeat by West Indies in the first Test in Southampton will centre on the home side’s decision to omit Stuart Broad. Clearly, Broad’s absence was a factor, because I do not believe England......
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The women who can’t get an abortion in lockdown

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption More than a million abortions in India have been “compromised” by the lockdown, research says. India’s grinding national coronavirus lockdown complicated life for women trying to access safe abortions, and now cities are bringing back restrictions, reports Menaka Rao. In the last week of......
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Wounds of Dutch history expose deep racial divide

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Image copyright EPA Image caption Some 50,000 people took part in demonstrations early last month Bronze statues of colonial icons have been spray-painted. Black Lives Matter protests have broken out. And now the Dutch parliament has backed a petition by three teenage women requesting the addition of racism to the......
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India’s growing Covid-19 waste challenges workers

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India’s Covid-19 caseload is rising, and people have been urged to wear face masks even when they are outdoors. But the directive has created another problem – there is no system of safely discarding Covid-19 waste. Rubbish collectors have complained that people are mixing used gloves and masks with other......

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