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F1 confirms street races in Hanoi in 2020

HANOI • Vietnam will join the Formula One calendar in 2020 with street races in the capital of Southeast Asia's capital, Hanoi, yesterday announced by the F1 boss Chase Carey.

The Vietnam Grand Prix, which will be set up for the first time in April 2020, is the first new competition since Liberty Media bought the Commercial Registry.

The Honiya Championship round will be the fourth round of the calendar with Monaco, Singapore and Azerbaijan, with a 5,565-km run in the west of Hanoi.

REUTERS


Lakers Signal Center Chandler from Suns

LOS ANGELES • The Los Angeles Lakers officially announced what they thought of on Tuesday, signed Tyson Chandler's free agent center on Tuesday.

Although the basketball team did not report on Chandler's contract, ESPN announced that Chandler will pay $ 2,109,886 ($ 2.89 million) to the Chandler deal and Lakers will exceed $ 1,333,140.

Chandler agreed to take $ 2.1 million out of his $ 13.6 million salary to secure redemption from the Phoenix Suns last weekend.

REUTERS


Magnini plans to challenge a four-year ban

Roma • On Tuesday, after a twelve-month free season, Filippo Magnini, the world football champion, was issued a four-year ban on doping after the Italian bather was found guilty of using or using prohibited products.

The Italian Anti-Doping Agency (Nado) has been demanding an eight-year ban on 2005 and 2007 World Champion, who also won the Olympic bronze medal in the 4×200 freestyle relay in Athens in 2004. Magnini, 36, has said he will challenge the ban.

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE


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