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With defeat to Raducanu, Serena running out of time to find form for the US Open

Aug 16 (Reuters) – Serena Williams’ farewell tour suffered another bump in the road on Tuesday with a 6-4 6-0 opening round loss to Emma Raducanu at the Cincinnati Open, one of the last tune-up events before the final Grand Slam of the American great’s career. Williams has just one professional tournament remaining before the …

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New Zealand Rugby board slammed for Ian Foster coaching fiasco, Rugby Championship, news

Australian coach Matt Williams has joined the chorus of rugby identities, including former New Zealand Rugby boss David Moffett, in slamming the current administration for keeping Ian Foster in limbo regarding his future as All Blacks. Despite prevailing over a thrilling 35-23 victory over the Springboks at Ellis Park in the second round of the …

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Ebanie Bridges vs Shannon O’Connell, bantamweight title fight, date

Ebanie Bridges’ next opponent has been confirmed, with the IBF ordering the Australian boxing champion to defend her bantamweight title against Shannon O’Connell. Earlier this year, the 35-year-old maths teacher from Sydney claimed a unanimous decision victory over Argentina’s Maria Cecilia Roman in Leeds to bring home the IBF women’s bantamweight title. Watch Boxing Live …

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All Blacks coach Ian Foster future, will he be sacked, next coach, win over Springboks, New Zealand

Ian Foster says that he expects to stay on as All Blacks coach after receiving the backing of his players, with his fate to be decided in the coming days. An impressive 35-23 win over world champions South Africa in Johannesburg on Saturday relieved some of the pressure on Foster as New Zealand bounced back …

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The Rugby Championship news, Kurtley Beale, squad, Bernard Foley, Australia vs South Africa Springboks, teams,

As the Wallabies attempt to work out who their best fullback is, Kurtley Beale is expected to meet with the Wallabies’ medical staff on Tuesday to determine his Rugby Championship fate. The Wallabies have used five fullbacks in six Tests, with injury and form playing a role in the revolving door in the position. Tom …

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Haddad Maia hoping to inspire the next generation of Brazilian tennis players

Aug 13, 2022; Toronto, ON, Canada; Beatriz Haddad Maia (BRA) watches her return to Karolina Pliskova (not pictured) in the semi-finals of the National Bank Open at Sobeys Stadium. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 15 (Reuters) – Brazil’s Beatriz Haddad Maia said she …

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Cricket news 2022: Marnus Stoinis seemingly accuses Muhammad Hasnain of illegal bowling action, The Hundred score

Australian cricketer Marcus Stoinis has sparked fury after he seemingly accused Pakistan paceman Muhammad Hasnain of having an illegal bowling action during the Southern Brave’s seven-wicket loss to the Oval Invincibles. Stoinis top-scored for the Brave on Sunday evening, dismissed by Hasnain for 37 (27) after sharing a 55-run partnership with captain James Vince for …

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Alana King hat trick, video, reaction, Shane Warne tribute, The Hundred, debut, Beth Mooney

Australian leg-spinner Alana King paid tribute to the late Shane Warne in epic fashion, becoming the first female to take a hat-trick in The Hundred as Trent Rockets defeated Manchester Originals by 43 runs. King finished figures of 4-15 from 20 deliveries, took a spectacular diving catch and was also handy with the bat in …

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