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Millwall and Derby players booed by fans as they take knee for Black Lives Matter at the Den

December 5, 2020

M illwall and Derby players were met with boos when taking a knee in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement as fans returned to the Den on Saturday. For the first time since March, as many as 2,000 supporters were allowed to attend stadiums based in tier two locations, which included London. Teams across […]

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Alex Morgan leaving tea-cup celebrations to Spurs teammates

October 2, 2020

It took Alex Morgan a moment to wonder what all the laughter was about after a penalty was scored during a Tottenham training session. The celebration, of course. Her new teammates could not resist mimicking the tea-sipping celebration that drew the ire of the English after Morgan scored against them in the 2019 Women’s World […]

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Angela Buxton obituary

August 19, 2020

The British tennis player Angela Buxton, who has died aged 85, had the sort of feisty disposition that might be expected of a grand slam doubles champion. But with Jewish parents from families that had fled Russia at the end of the 19th century, she needed it, being denied membership of clubs where she trained […]

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