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U.S. women’s soccer team file to appeal equal pay ruling
The U.S. women’s soccer team have filed to appeal a district court decision handed down last week that dismissed their claims for equal pay, a spokesperson for the team said on Friday.
ATP tour chief not ruling out 2020 return
MUMBAI - Despite the growing possibility of a total wipeout of professional tennis this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, ATP Tour chief Andrea Gaudenzi is refusing to give up on 2020 just yet.
NCAA president: Sports won’t return until campuses reopen
College sports will not resume until all students are back on campus, NCAA president Mark Emmert said Friday.
MMA - UFC returns after coronavirus hiatus with two title fights in Florida
The UFC’s planned return to action takes place in Jacksonville, Florida with two title fights topping the UFC 249 card.
9 May 21:00 ET / 21:00 GMT
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Sport - On this day: Born May 11, 1984: Andres Iniesta, Spanish footballer
Sport - On this day: Born May 11, 1984: Andres Iniesta, Spanish footballer.
10 May 06:00 ET / 06:00 GMT
Sport-On this day... May 11
A collection of images from May 11 in history and the stories behind them.
10 May 08:00 ET / 08:00 GMT