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Read story Switzerland declares Roger Federer's birthday a public holiday
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The Swiss Government is honouring its country’s most famous athlete, Roger Federer with his own public holiday. In a statement...

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"So it is with great pleasure that I Doris Leuthard, President of the Swiss Confederation, hence forth declare August 8th, the birthday of Roger Federer - the Legend, a public holiday for all of Switzerland......" - see story

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Amanda Nunes mocks American female fighters on Facebook; refers to them as "weaklings"

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Fresh off her devastating victory over Ronda Rousey at UFC 207, Amanda Nunes has taken to social media to poke fun at American female fighters. She even went as far as to refer to them as "weaklings." Writing on her Facebook wall, the reigning women's Bantamweight Champion had this to...

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Infantino defends 48-team World Cup; Maradona not pleased

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FIFA President Gianni Infantino has come out in defense of the seemingly bizarre move to expand the World Cup to 48 teams. Speaking to journalists after today's FIFA meeting, the football boss had this to...

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Ice Hockey deemed a racist sport

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A recent poll done by Sports Illustrated has concluded that Ice Hockey is a racist sport. The magazine surveyed one hundred people and came up with these conclusions:...

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Sumo Wrestling to be included in Tokyo 2020 Games

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There is good news for guys who consider themselves obese. The International Olympic Committee has given the all clear for Sumo Wrestling to be included on the Olympic Programme for the Tokyo 2020 Games. For years the Japanese Olympic Committee had been lobbying for the sport's...

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Danny Blind steps down as Netherlands coach following latest World Cup qualifying defeat

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Dutch coach Danny Blind has officially tendered his resignation to the KNVB following the Oranje’s latest defeat away to Bulgaria which has left the three-time World Cup runners-up in fourth place in Group A in the European Zone World Cup qualifiers and in the precarious position...

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Bolt furious that the 2008 Jamaican 4x100M relay team is in danger of losing Olympic gold medal following Nesta Carter's doping violation

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Olympic Legend Usain Bolt is furious over the prospect of potentially losing one of his Olympic gold medals following the revelation that teammate Nesta Carter, who was part of Jamaica's successful record-breaking 4x100M relay team, tested positive for the banned stimulant methylhexaneamine...

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Angelique Kerber harassed on Facebook by pro-American tennis fans following shocking Australian Open loss to Coco Vandeweghe

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World no. 1 Women's Tennis Player and Defending Singles Champion at the Australian Open - Germany’s Angelique Kerber has been subjected to some cyber harassment from pro-American tennis fans following her shocking straight sets fourth round defeat at the hands of American Coco...

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Kayla Harrison to make professional MMA debut this summer

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Two-time Olympic Champion in Women’s Judo Kayla Harrison is set to make her professional MMA debut this summer against a yet to be determined opponent. Harrison, 26 who created history at the 2012 London Olympics by becoming the first American woman to win a gold medal in Judo...

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