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Footballer Exequiel Palacios' ex-wife sells his World Cup winner's medal amid bitter divorce

Footballer Exequiel Palacios

  Argentina international, Exequiel Palacios’ estranged wife has sold his World Cup memorabilia to pay off the debt on the couple’s apartment amid an ongoing bitter divorce.      The midfielder, who plays for Xabi Alonso’s Bayer Leverkusen, was part of the Argentina team that won the World Cup in Qatar. …

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Furious parents slam Gymnastics Ireland after their daughter, 10, was skipped over in a medal ceremony in video that triggered racism row

Furious parents slam Gymnastics Ireland after their daughter, 10, was skipped over in a medal ceremony in video that triggered�racism�row

The parents of a young black gymnast who was skipped over during a medal ceremony have blasted Gymnastics Ireland for its ‘useless’ apology. The sports body sparked a racism row when footage showed the young black girl being skipped during a medal ceremony while her white friends were all given …

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Outrage as Black girl is skipped during medal presentation at a gymnastics competiton in Ireland (video)

Gymnastics Ireland has been accused of racism after an official presenting medals to young competitors skipped the only Black girl in the group.   A viral video shows a Gymnastics Ireland official presenting medals during a medal ceremony. When she gets to each competitor, she puts a medal on their …

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Ese Brume narrowly misses out on winning Nigeria’s first medal at World Championships in Budapest

Ese Brume narrowly misses out on winning Nigeria's first medal at World Championships in Budapest

Nigeria’s long jump queen Ese Brume sadly missed out on writing her name in the history books at the World Championships in Budapest. Ese Brume’s chance of making history for Nigeria ended agonizingly after finishing fourth in the women’s long jump final at the World Championships in Budapest. Brume was …

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