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‘Crossing the Atlantic with no gasoline: ‘ Can superyachts truly run green?

( CNN) A huge, triple-masted leviathan, Black Pearl is the largest sailing superyacht in the world — as well as one of the most stylish. Completed in 2018, it is reported to include luxurious accommodation for 12 people, plus a full ray beach club that is convertible into a cinema. Yet it’s the 106.7 -meter( …

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Was Serena Williams unrealistic to try to return so soon after giving birth?

The tennis champion has withdrawn from the Australian Open three months after having her first child. So, when is the right time to come back to sport? Being a new mother is depleting, but there are additional physical challenges for a post-partum mother- including recovery from childbirth, bleeding and dealing with breastfeeding. And those challenges …

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Talking Horses: Timeform demand racing authorities get tough on medications

The International Federation of Horseracing Authorities should threaten to remove international Group and Graded status from drug-associated races such as those at the Breeders Cup, say Timeform ” Sport is losing its battle with medications .” That statement by Timeform in their latest Racehorses annual* out this week may arguably be levelled at cycling and …

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Arsene Wenger, Arsenal’s departing general, deserves a fitting farewell | Barney Ronay

Nobody will manage a top club across three decades again. The Frenchman will stand as the last of English footballs great Napoleonic managers All things must pass. Even, it turns out, the glorious, unrepeatable and by the end strangely interminable reign of Arsene Wenger as administrator of Arsenal Football Club. After 22 years in charge …

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Martina Navratilova apologizes for transgender ‘cheating’ comments

( CNN) Martina Navratilova may have apologized for using the word “cheating” when describing transgender athletes but the issue received farther attention over the weekend with former UK Olympic swimmer Sharron Davies saying trans females had unjust physical advantages. While she said she was sorry for “suggesting that transgender athletes in general are cheats” she …

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MLS conference finals: Canadian sides tangle and Sounders target maiden title

Graham Ruthven: Montreal and Toronto will face off in an all-Canadian tie for the right to face either Seattle or Colorado in the MLS Cup final Seattle can be very Seattle. Renowned for being one of Americas most progressive cities, where same-sex marriage has been legal since 2012, where the minimum wages is higher than …

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Inside the mind of an NFL kicker: Jaguars’ Josh Lambo on why he’s not superstitious

London( CNN) Josh Lambo is not your typical NFL placekicker. The 27 -year-old from Lansing, Michigan began his athletic career as a goalkeeping prodigy for the US Under-1 7 national squad, even garnering interest from English Premier League club Everton. Follow @cnnsport But when his MLS career with FC Dallas stalled, Lambo turned to college …

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