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Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome quarantined after UAE cycling race canceled

In Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, its sports council said two Italians involved in the race tested positive for the new coronavirus. It said it would cancel the two remaining legs of the competition in Abu Dhabi.

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BC women’s basketball has five-game win streak snapped at Louisville

Tyler Soule (11 points) led BC (17-11, 10-7 ACC) but the No. 5 Cardinals (26-3, 15-2) proved too much in clinching league title.

Tom Lewis, Harris English ride exemptions to early Honda Classic lead

Lewis and English each shot 4-under-par 66 to share the lead after the opening round.

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UMass cross-country coach is 26.2 miles away from an Olympic berth

Tim Ritchie needs a top-three finish in Saturday’s US Marathon Trials to make the team for Tokyo.

5-time major champ Maria Sharapova retires from tennis at 32

Sharapova burst onto the tennis scene at 17 when she won Wimbledon in 2004 and would go on to complete a career Grand Slam with two titles at the French Open and one each at the US Open and Australian Open.


Duxbury girls’ hockey scores key win over Masconomet

Sophomore Grace Landolfi’s third-period goal helped the Dragons overcome star goalie Molly Elmore and the Chieftains in a Division 1 game.

Boston College football

For Jeff Hafley, everything in Boston College’s spring camp is a competition

More than skill and execution, BC’s new football coach pored over the film to see which players came to compete.