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Denmark’s Martin Braithwaite criticizes UEFA for resuming game following Christian Eriksen’s collapse

Denmark’s Martin Braithwaite criticizes UEFA for resuming game following Christian Eriksen’s collapse

Denmark striker Martin Braithwaite has criticized UEFA, European football’s governing body, for forcing the players to continue their Euro 2020 match against Finland on Saturday after teammate Christian Eriksen’s collapse. The match was suspended following prolonged efforts from the medical staff to resuscitate Eriksen with CPR and a defibrillator. Players from both teams were visibly…MORE

Copa America moves ahead despite backlash from fans and players

Copa America moves ahead despite backlash from fans and players

The Copa America, South America’s premier football competition, due to kick off June 13 in the Brazilian capital of Brasilia, is triggering a wave of strong reactions for a sporting event. The tournament was originally to be joint-hosted by Argentina and Colombia, but the organizers decided to pull it first from Colombia, due to the…MORE

Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal in thriller to reach French Open final

Novak Djokovic beats Rafael Nadal in thriller to reach French Open final

Novak Djokovic dethroned Rafael Nadal in an all-time classic encounter to reach the French Open final, winning 3-6 6-3 7-6 6-2 in a match that lasted more than four hours. The men’s world No. 1 became the first player to beat the ‘King of Clay’ in the semifinals at Roland Garros and also the first…MORE