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Blatter wins election to remain as FIFA president


Sepp Blatter has won a fifth term as FIFA president with victory over Prince Ali bin Al Hussein in the long-awaited Zurich election. The 79-year-old was returned to the presidency but he failed to secure election on the first ballot with Prince Ali withdrawing before second ballot was undertaken. Blatter ...

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Venus Williams Fined $3,000 For Skipping Media Rituals In Paris


Venus Williams has been sanctioned to the tune of $3,000 (£1,900) by tournament organisers for aborting a mandatory news conference following her first-round exit at the French Open. Williams, seeded 15th at the Roland Garros this year, refused to show up at the post-game media briefing after suffering a 7-6 ...

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