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FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2020, file photo, the Olympic rings for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 pass by on a barge by tugboats off the Odaiba Marine Park in Tokyo. Tokyo Olympic officials said Thursday, Dec. 24, they have reached a “basic agreement” with all 68 domestic sponsors to extend their contracts into next year to support the postponed Games. (AP Photo/Hiro Komae, File)

Sports in 2020: Disruptions aplenty, only constant was loss

Dec. 28, 2020 12:31 PM EST

2020 reminded us that the show mustn’t always go on. Disrupted by the coronavirus, sports stopped cold three months in and then started up again in emptied-out stadiums, stumbling, skidding and finally staggering across the finish line — all the while shadowed by loss. Celebrations were muted, crowd...

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski voted best men's player at FIFA awards

Dec. 17, 2020 2:40 PM EST
ZURICH, Switzerland (AP) — Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski voted best men's player at FIFA awards.
Spectators wearing face masks to protect against coronavirus watch the Champions League group F soccer match between Zenit St.Petersburg and Borussia Dortmund at the Saint Petersburg stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia, Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky)

The Latest: Wolfsburg player William positive for virus

Dec. 15, 2020 6:19 AM EST

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ German soccer club Wolfsburg says right back William has tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss Wednesday’s match against Bayern Munich. Wolfsburg says the 25-year-old Brazilian started feeling symptoms on...

United States' Sergino Dest, foreground, controls the ball as Wales' Tom Lawrence tries to top him during the international friendly soccer match between Wales and USA at Liberty stadium in Swansea, Wales, Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

AP Interview: Sergiño Dest says 'it is my time' at Barcelona

Dec. 4, 2020 4:55 AM EST

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Amid the turmoil at Barcelona, United States defender Sergiño Dest has found his patch to flourish. The former Ajax player arrived in the aftermath of Barcelona’s devastating 8-2 loss to Bayern Munich in the Champions League in August. After the club practically gave...