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Young Venezuelan ball players 'wanted to stay' in U.S.
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Young Venezuelan ball players 'wanted to stay' in U.S.

admin- September 18, 2019

MARACAIBO, Venezuela (Reuters) - While playing for Venezuela in baseball’s Little League World Series in the United States last month, 12-year-old Adrian Salcedo ate tacos ... Read More

Motor racing: Hamilton hopes to shine under Singapore floodlights
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Motor racing: Hamilton hopes to shine under Singapore floodlights

admin- September 18, 2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton can return Mercedes to the top of the podium this Sunday with an unprecedented fifth win ... Read More

I deserve more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi, says Ronaldo
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I deserve more Ballon d'Or awards than Messi, says Ronaldo

admin- September 18, 2019

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - La Liga Santander - Real Madrid vs FC Barcelona - Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid, Spain - December 23, 2017 Real Madrid’s ... Read More

Pittsburgh pitcher Vázquez arrested on charges of soliciting teen for sex
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Pittsburgh pitcher Vázquez arrested on charges of soliciting teen for sex

admin- September 17, 2019

(Reuters) - Felipe Vázquez, a star relief pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates, was arrested in Pennsylvania on Tuesday on charges of soliciting an underage girl ... Read More

Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vázquez arrested on child solicitation charge
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Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vázquez arrested on child solicitation charge

admin- September 17, 2019

(Reuters) - Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vázquez was arrested on Tuesday in Pennsylvania on charges of solicitation of a child and providing obscene material to ... Read More

Swimming: Endurance athlete completes longest ocean swim
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Swimming: Endurance athlete completes longest ocean swim

admin- September 16, 2019

VIEUX FORT, St Lucia (Reuters) - Endurance athlete Cameron Bellamy completed the longest recorded ocean channel swim on Sunday, covering the 151.7 km (94 miles) ... Read More

Surfing: Brazil fires warning shot in Olympic qualifier
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Surfing: Brazil fires warning shot in Olympic qualifier

admin- September 16, 2019

(Reuters) - Powerhouse Brazil showed just what a threat it will be at surfing’s Olympic debut in Tokyo next year, claiming gold and bronze in ... Read More