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8-time Wimbledon champion Federer loses quarter-final to Hurkacz

Roger Federer was praised with many standing ovations on center court, but none quite like this. It was not a celebration. It sounded more like a “Thank you” or – just in case – a “Goodbye”. The eight-time Wimbledon champion lost 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-0 to Pole Hubert Hurkacz,...

Aisyah, June eager to perform well at the Tokyo Olympics

KUALA LUMPUR: It sounds awkward but it is the fact that must be accepted by two national female sailing athletes who were unable to kiss their parents’ hands before leaving for Tokyo tomorrow to carry Malaysia’s Olympic hopes that will begin on July 23. Indeed, the youngest representative of...

Jair Bolsonaro: How a yellow jersey divides Brazil

This famous yellow jersey was engraved in the imagination of a worldwide audience during the 1970 World Cup. Inspired by PelĂ©’s stunning performances – he wore jersey number 10 – the yellow jersey represented Brazil’s success in the world. field and has created a positive image around the world...

This Diaz Diamond, buried in Argentina early Wednesday

What do you do with something intensely valuable that remains buried deep in a heap? After seeing Italy pass Spain on penalties and penalties three hours before, a Copa America semi-final between Argentina and Colombia was meant to be more of a test of spectator endurance than aesthetic hope....

Euro 2020: England’s history makers set to become legends against Italy

England’s Harry Kane celebrates his goal against Denmark with Phil Foden. Image credit: Reuters First of all, I challenge myself to complete this “essay” without mentioning the oft-repeated year that seems to come out of the mouths of English football commentators at the slightest excuse, whenever “we”, as they...