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Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield retrial

Picture copyright PA Picture caption David Duckenfield was the match commander at Sheffield Wednesday’s Hillsborough stadium in 1989 Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield is to face a retrial over the deaths of 95 soccer followers. In April, a jury failed to achieve a verdict on the previous chief superintendent, who had denied gross negligence manslaughter. Legal professionals performing for Mr Duckenfield, 74, of Ferndown, Dorset, opposed an software for a

Israel Folau: Rugby star recoups donations in sacking row

Picture copyright EPA Picture caption Folau was sacked by Rugby Australia for his social media posts A second fundraiser for sacked rugby participant Israel Folau has drawn extra donations inside 24 hours than a earlier marketing campaign that was shut down on Monday. Folau had his contract terminated by Rugby Australia (RA) in Might after he stated that “hell awaits” homosexual folks. He has since controversially sought donations for a

Israel Folau: Rugby star’s fundraiser shut down over anti-gay views

Picture copyright Getty Pictures Picture caption Israel Folau’s Rugby Australia contract was terminated final month A controversial fundraising web page arrange by sacked Australian rugby participant Israel Folau has been shut down for selling the exclusion of LGBT folks, web site GoFundMe says. Folau had his contract with Rugby Australia (RA) terminated in Might after he mentioned that “hell awaits” homosexual folks. He requested for public donations to assist him

EFL fixtures 2019-20: Your club-by-club information to the brand new season

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David Ortiz: Boston Pink Sox legend ‘not goal of taking pictures’

Picture copyright Reuters Picture caption David Ortiz is a sporting hero in Boston for his position in profitable three World Sequence baseball titles The taking pictures of former baseball star David Ortiz within the Dominican Republic earlier this month was a case of mistaken identification, officers say. The ex-Boston Pink Sox participant was shot within the again at an out of doors venue in his hometown, Santo Domingo, on 9

Emiliano Sala: Manslaughter arrest over footballer’s loss of life

Picture copyright AFP Picture caption Emiliano Sala had been flying to affix his new workforce, Cardiff Metropolis, when the aircraft carrying him crashed A person has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter in relation to the loss of life of Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala who died in a aircraft crash. The striker, who had signed with Cardiff Metropolis, was killed within the crash together with pilot David Ibbotson. A spokesperson

Toronto Raptors: 4 individuals injured in victory parade capturing

Picture copyright Reuters Picture caption Followers on the occasion have been photographed operating and ducking for canopy 4 individuals have been injured in a daytime capturing in Toronto throughout a crowded victory rally for the Toronto Raptors basketball workforce, police say. 1000’s of sports activities followers have been packed into the town centre in Nathan Phillips Sq. when photographs rang out, sending many scurrying for canopy. The occasion was solely

Girls’s World Cup: Shelley Kerr targets ‘phenomenal’ Scotland win

Shelley Kerr is focusing on her first World Cup finals win in opposition to Argentina Girls’s World Cup: Scotland v Argentina Venue: Parc de Princes, Paris Date: Wednesday, 19 June Kick-off: 20:00 BST Protection: Watch on BBC 4 & BBC Alba; hear on BBC Radio Scotland; reside textual content commentary on the BBC Sport web site & app. Head coach Shelley Kerr says beating Argentina could be “phenomenal” for Scotland

Babe Ruth jersey fetches record-breaking $5.64m at public sale

Picture copyright Getty Photographs Picture caption Babe Ruth performed between 1914 and 1935 and is taken into account to be one of many sport’s best ever gamers A jersey worn by legendary baseball participant Babe Ruth has grow to be the most costly piece of sports activities memorabilia ever offered. The garment was snapped up for $5.64m (¬£four.4m) at public sale in New York on Saturday. It broke the earlier

Girls’s World Cup: Scotland’s Rachel Corsie cautious of world-class Japan

Corsie was pleased with Scotland’s second-half efficiency in opposition to England Girls’s World Cup: Japan v Scotland Venue: Roazhon Park, Rennes Date: Friday, 14 June Kick-off: 14:00 BST Protection: Watch on BBC One Scotland & BBC Alba, pay attention on BBC Radio Scotland, dwell textual content commentary on the BBC Sport web site & app. Scotland captain Rachel Corsie says Japan’s shock draw with Argentina may make the previous world