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World champion swimmer Daiya Seto suspended following extramarital affair

World champion swimmer Daiya Seto suspended following extramarital affair

Four-time swimming world champion Daiya Seto has vowed to “start over” after being suspended from the sport for having an extramarital affair. Seto, a bronze medalist at the 2016 Olympics, was suspended by the Japan Swimming Federation for reportedly violating the governing body’s standard of sportsmanlike conduct. The suspension lasts until the end of the…MORE

Moving the goalposts: Ryan Babel’s property portfolio dabble

Moving the goalposts: Ryan Babel’s property portfolio dabble

The lavish trappings of many top-flight footballers have been well documented — flash cars, state-of-the-art houses, glistening watches and bejeweled jewelry. Like many of his peers, Dutch international Ryan Babel has been there and done that, but the former Liverpool star is keen to break away from those stereotypes and explore other hinterlands. Which is…MORE

Conor McGregor says he’s accepted a UFC fight against Dustin Poirier

Conor McGregor says he’s accepted a UFC fight against Dustin Poirier

Conor McGregor has said that he has accepted a fight against Dustin Poirier. The Irishman announced on Twitter that he will fight Poirier on January 23, 2021 and hopes to stage the fight in the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium. “I accept, Jan 23rd is on!” the 32-year-old said. “My goal is to see this fight…MORE