Cycling: Fraile takes stage 14 as Thomas retains yellow jersey

Cycling: Fraile takes stage 14 as Thomas retains yellow jersey

Spain’s Omar Fraile powered to victory with a late burst in the last climb of the 14th stage of the Tour de France, a 188-km ride from Saint-Paul-Trois-Chateaux, on Saturday (Jul 21).  (18 hours ago)

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The Court of Arbitration for Sport on Friday (July 20) overturned a decision by European soccer body UEFA to ban AC Milan from next season's Europa League competition, saying the Italian club's finances had improved after a recent ownership change. UEFA said last month that AC Milan did not meet a break-even requirement under its Financial Fair Play regulations, adding the club had not provided sufficient evidence of its financial stability.  

V.League Round 20 Preview: “Reserve finale” at Can Tho stadium

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NDO – The two bottom-placed teams, XSKT Can Tho and Saigon FC, will meet each other in the first match of the 2018 V.League’s Round 20 at Can Tho stadium later today (July 20). The clash is considered a reserve final, as the winning side will have the upper hand in their bid to avoid relegation at the end of the season. 

Factbox: Lewis Hamilton's career in numbers

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Mercedes announced on Thursday that four times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has signed a new contract, keeping the Briton at the team until the end of 2020. 

Thomas extends Tour lead amid unsavoury scenes at l'Alpe d'Huez

  Jul 20, 2018 07:22:26
Geraint Thomas became the first man to win up l'Alpe d'Huez with the yellow jersey on his shoulders on Thursday as he extended his Tour de France overall lead amid unsavoury scenes while sparking fresh questions about the Team Sky leadership. 

Bumper payday for Hamilton with new Mercedes deal

  Jul 20, 2018 07:16:50
Lewis Hamilton finally ended speculation over his future on Thursday (July 19) as the four-time world champion signed a blockbuster two-year contract extension with Mercedes. Hamilton's deal is worth a reported US$52 million per year, cementing the British star's status as Formula One's highest paid driver and his country's top earning sportsman. 

Vietnam U23s kick start Asian Games 2018 campaign

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NDO – The Vietnam Football Federation (VFF) has announced the preliminary list of 30 players who will be called up to the Vietnam U23 team by coach Park Hang-seo in preparation for the upcoming 2018 Asian Games (Asiad) in Indonesia. 

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Analysis: World Cup team of the tournament

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Seven new events have been added to the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics program, which paves the way for the highest representation of female athletes at the event, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Wednesday. 

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Vietnamese sport aims towards the goal of leading the region in terms of swimming

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American boxer Floyd Mayweather was named the world’s highest-paid entertainer on Monday on a list that saw actor George Clooney take the No. 2 spot with the highest annual pay of his career.