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China head coach Li donates one million yuan to anti-virus campaign

Beijing, Jan 29 (Xinhua) Li Tie, head coach of Chinese men's football national team, has donated one million yuan RMB to the anti-novel coronavirus campaign in Wuhan, a Chinese Football Association (CFA) source confirmed on Wednesday.
The 42-year-old former Everton player, on behalf of his family, donated the money to Wuhan Charity federation to show his support to Wuhan in its battle against the novel coronavirus epidemic.
"What he did is admirable, and he showed his love to the place where he used to work," the CFA source said.
Li worked as the manager of Wuhan Zall Football club for over two years before being named as the head coach of the national team earlier this month.
Wuhan, capital of Hubei province, is the epicenter of the epidemic.
As of the end of Tuesday, the novel coronavirus had claimed 132 lives and infected 5,974 people nationwide in China.
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World Athletics unveils four-year strategic plan upon reopening of its headquarters

04 Jun 2020 | 2:30 PM

Paris, Jun 4 (Xinhua) World Athletics has published a new four-year strategic plan with the aim of driving the growth of the sport worldwide, as its headquarters in Monaco reopened this week after an 11-week shutdown.

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Ecuador to restart football in July

04 Jun 2020 | 2:27 PM

Quito, Jun 4 (Xinhua) Football in Ecuador will return in July after a four-month coronavirus hiatus, officials said.

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Tokyo Governor Yuriko says Games could be streamlined

04 Jun 2020 | 2:23 PM

Tokyo, Jun 4 (Xinhua) Tokyo Governor Koike Yuriko said here on Thursday that discussions are underway to streamline the Olympics and Paralympics.

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Afrobasketball qualifiers remain on course, FIBA Africa confirms

04 Jun 2020 | 7:56 AM

Nairobi, June 4 (Xinhua) FIBA Africa has confirmed on Thursday that they are on schedule to stage the second qualification window for the FIBA AfroBasket 2021 in November.

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BIH grants diplomatic passport to worlds silver medalist Tuka

04 Jun 2020 | 7:48 AM

Sarajevo, June 4 (Xinhua) Amel Tuka, who won a silver medal last year at the World Athletics Championships in Doha in the 800-meter race, was granted a diplomatic passport by the Bosnian government on Wednesday in recognition of his contribution to improving the country's soft power.

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