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Martin Brundle: Mercedes must unlock ‘excellent’ car, not wait for rule change to resolve porpoising

Lewis Hamilton suffered intense back pain during the Azerbaijan GP while George Russell believes ‘wider conversations’ must be had about porpoising and bouncing; despite issues, Mercedes picked up points in Baku, with Russell finishing in third and Hamilton fourth Last Updated: 14/06/22 1:26 pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Martin …

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Darwin Nunez to Liverpool: Uruguayan striker offers a new dimension as front-line evolution continues | Football News

The evolution of Liverpool’s front line continues. It started with the £ 45m addition of Diogo Jota in 2020. Next was Luis Diaz at £ 49m last January. Now it is Darwin Nunez, the club’s most expensive ever signing at £ 85m from Benfica. Jurgen Klopp is overseeing a process of renewal in attack. His …

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Erling Haaland v Man City confirm signing of Borussia Dortmund striker in £ 51m deal | Football News

Manchester City have announced the signing of Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund in a deal worth £ 51m. City have paid the 21-year-old’s release clause and expect to pay £ 85.5m in total when agent fees, signing bonus and other costs are taken into account. The Norway international has signed a five-year deal with the …

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Dublin Airport sports facility narrowly avoids closure after discussions with DAA

A SPORTS FACILITY at Dublin Airport has narrowly avoided closure after airport authorities had ordered it to vacate the premises by the end of the month. ALSAA, a sports center at Dublin Airport used by airport staff members and clubs in the community, has reached an agreement with the Dublin Airport Authority to continue operating …

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Dave Kidd: Anyone who claims sport and politics don’t mix is ​​just saying exactly what Putin and Saudi want them to say

GOOD LUCK to anyone who still believes that sport and politics shouldn’t mix. Because this sporting summer will be dominated by political rows. 2 Rory McIlroy aimed a dig at Greg Norman in LIV golf after winning the Canadian OpenCredit: AP 2 Norman is fronting the controversial Saudi-backed LIV golf tour and has tempted money-grabbing …

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I haven’t felt compelled back to the sport like this since 2012

2008 Olympic artistic gymnastics silver medal-winning teammates Alicia (neé Sacramone) Quinn and Chellsie Memmel now have something else in common: an unexpected desire to help lead the national team for which they previously competed. The duo comprise two-thirds of a newly formed and announced US women’s gymnastics leadership team. Quinn, the strategic lead, and Memmel, …

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How clean do the Saudis expect to get by sportswashing with men’s golf?

As the beautifully warm months begin and we move into the summer sports season, who knew that one of the most polarizing topics would be men’s golf? Yes, one of the most elite, white-men’s sports became a hotbed of political drama when the Saudi Arabian-sponsored LIV Golf tour started in London on June 9. We …

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