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    United, Inter reach Europa semis

    Agence France-Presse . Cologne | Updated at 10:37pm on August 11, 2020

    Bruno Fernandes scored a penalty in extra time as Manchester United scraped past FC Copenhagen 1-0 on Monday in the quarter-finals of the Europa League,...

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    Is this Neymar’s time in Champions League?

    Agence France-Presse . Lisbon | Updated at 10:35pm on August 11, 2020

    Paris Saint-Germain have once again been hit by a flood of injuries going into a crunch Champions League knockout tie, but this time Neymar is...

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    Broad fined by father over send-off of Pakistan's Yasir

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 08:38pm on August 11, 2020

    England paceman Stuart Broad has been sanctioned by his father Chris, a match referee, for a breach of the International Cricket Council's code of conduct...

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    Sri Lanka postpones cricket league over quarantine rules

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 07:08pm on August 11, 2020

    Sri Lanka's cricket board Tuesday indefinitely postponed the new premier league tournament scheduled for later this month as health authorities insisted on a two-week quarantine...

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    Global cases top 20m

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 05:22pm on August 11, 2020

    Russia claimed Tuesday that it had developed the world’s first vaccine offering ‘sustainable immunity’ against the coronavirus, as the pandemic marked another bleak milestone with...

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    New Zealand confirms four home series, including one against Bangladesh

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 04:09pm on August 11, 2020

    New Zealand Cricket said Tuesday that Pakistan, Australia, Bangladesh and the West Indies had all confirmed they will tour during the upcoming home season, despite...

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    Lebanon government stands down over blast fallout

    Agence France-Presse. Beirut | Updated at 10:08am on August 11, 2020

    Lebanon's Prime Minister Hassan Diab announced his government's resignation Monday under a barrage of pressure over the catastrophic Beirut port explosion six days earlier that...

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    Belarus in chaos after disputed election

    Agence France-Presse . Minsk, Belarus | Updated at 01:12am on August 11, 2020

    The main challenger in Belarus’s disputed election called on president Alexander Lukashenko to give up power on Monday after a fierce police crackdown on protesters...

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    WHO sees hope despite looming 7,50,000 death toll

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:50am on August 11, 2020

    The World Health Organisation insisted Monday there was still hope of conquering the coronavirus pandemic despite the  suffering behind the looming landmarks of 7,50,000 deaths...

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    Lebanon govt steps down amid protests

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:47am on August 11, 2020

    Lebanon’s prime minister Hassan Diab announced his government’s resignation Monday amid popular outrage over the deadly Beirut port explosion that has reignited angry street protests...