Friday, November 22, 2019
The editors are Eric Nunez in New York until 2100 GMT and Luis Ruiz from that time in Mexico City.
LIMA – River Plate of Argentina goes for its second title followed by the Copa Libertadores and the third since 2015 against a Flamengo from Brazil who plays his first tournament final in 38 years. This is the first time that the maximum continental club competition is defined with the single party format. By Franklin Briceno. 900 words AP Photos. SENT.
LIMA – Peruvian police confirm the theft of hundreds of communications equipment at the Monumental Stadium in Lima, home of the Copa Libertadores final. 300 words
PARIS – Neymar reappears with Paris Saint-Germain after recovering from another injury. The leader of the French league visits Lille. 250 words AP Photos. Editors: in development.
BERLIN – After a humiliating defeat against Bayern Munich, Borussia Dortmund receives Paderborn in the resumption of the Bundesliga after the international date. By Ciaran Fahey. AP Photos. 250 words Editors: in development.
WITHOUT PROCEDURE – To repeat in the European Championship, Iceland will have to first draw a semifinal at home against Romania in March by starting the continental tournament repechages. Team sensation of the Euro 2016 when reaching the quarterfinals, Iceland seeks to qualify for its third consecutive major tournament and it was up to it to be measured against the team that was the top seed in the draw made by UEFA. By Graham Dunbar 500 words AP Photos. SENT.
MADRID – Argentina faces host Spain in the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup. Novak Djokovic disputed duels of singles and doubles, but could not prevent the fall of Serbia against Russia. By Tales Azzoni. 500 words AP Photos. Editors: in development.
MEXICO-FEDERER PLAZA DE TOROS
MEXICO CITY – With 73 years of existence, the Plaza de Toros Mexico has been a silent witness to large bullfights and slaughterhouses, but on Saturday the ancient stage will live something unprecedented in its history. It will host a tennis exhibition with Roger Federer, champion of 20 Grand Slam tournaments. By Carlos Rodriguez. 700 words AP Photos. Editors: scheduled for 2200 GMT.
MOSCOW – The International Athletics Federation would contemplate the expulsion of Russia following the suspension of high charges for falsifying medical information. World three-time high jump champion Mariya Lasitskene says Russian leaders have worsened "the doping nightmare." By Daria Litvinova and James Ellingworth. 450 words AP Photos. SENT.
CHICAGO – Jose Abreu enters into a $ 50 million contract for three years to remain with the Chicago White Sox, eight days after the Cuban first base accepted a qualified offer of $ 17.8 million for a campaign. 400 words AP Photos. SENT.
LOS ANGELES – With a 9-1 mark at the start of the season, the Los Angeles Clippers receive the Houston Rockets. Nine days ago, the Clippers won in Houston, a game in which their coach Doc Rivers was expelled and Russell Westbrook criticized the defensive tricks of Patrick Beverley. By Beth Harris 250 words AP Photos.
Atlanta in Detroit, 7 p.m.
Charlotte in Washington, 7 p.m.
Sacramento in Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m.
THE. Lakers in Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.
San Antonio in Philadelphia, 8 p.m.
Cleveland in Dallas, 8:30 p.m.
Golden State in Utah, 9 p.m.
Houston in L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m.