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Roger Federer sets sights on 2021 season, next summer's Olympics after knee surgeries

Roger Federer is focused on recovering in time to enjoy a competitive and packed 2021 tennis season – which includes next summer’s rescheduled Tokyo Olympics – as the world number four continues his return from two knee surgeries. 335 more words

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Victor Oladipo will opt out of Orlando resumption, to prepare for 20-21 season

Pacers’ All-Star Victor Oladipo has taken the difficult decision to sit out of this summer’s resumed NBA season in Orlando later this month. The 28-year-old guard confirmed he’ll travel with the team but take time to prepare for 2020-21, having played just 13 games after returning from a serious ACL injury this year.  562 more words

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Cori Gauff ready to return, as critics say she can surpass Serena Williams in future

The teenage prodigy, world no.52, said she’s ready to return to action and travel for events soon. This update comes after pundits lavished praise on her, saying she’s capable of surpassing Serena Williams as the greatest ever tennis player. 551 more words

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Matchroom Fight Camp begins on August 1, Whyte-Povetkin slated for Aug. 22

Eddie Hearn has officially announced a four-week fight camp which will see British boxing resume throughout August, headlined by an intriguing Week 4 where Dillian Whyte finally faces Alexander Povetkin for the WBC interim world heavyweight title and WBA lightweight champion Katie Taylor also features. 595 more words

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Grigor Dimitrov, Borna Coric reveal they've contracted COVID-19 after event

The pair, who featured in the Adria Tour, revealed they have tested positive for coronavirus. They travelled to Croatia and Serbia for Novak Djokovic’s charity-themed tournament, which was criticised after evidence of no social distancing. 680 more words

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NBA news round-up: Klay Thompson injury update, Rockets eye free agents and more

A round-up of the latest NBA news recently – an update on Klay Thompson’s return from injury, suggestions Houston are eyeing free agents to bolster their options ahead of the league resuming play on July 30 with more reports and talk besides. 908 more words

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Bantamweight Michael Plania earns big upset win vs WBO #1 contender Josh Greer Jr.

Mike Plania earned a big upset win over the WBO’s number one bantamweight title contender Josh Greer Jr. in Las Vegas overnight, as the 23-year-old landed two knockdowns on the way to his biggest career victory in boxing’s third Top Rank card since the sport resumed in the United States last week. 1,425 more words

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