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High school basketball player sucker punches opponent in handshake line

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

A brutal series of sucker punches was thrown in the handshake line after a high school basketball game in Iowa, leading to a fight between the two teams. After a game between Nevada and Carlisle, a Carlisle Wildcats player squared up and threw two punches at a Nevada opponent, hitting him in the stomach and...
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‘What a coward': Teen KO'd by sucker punch during handshakes at US high school basketball game

‘What a coward': Teen KO'd by sucker punch during handshakes at US high school basketball game

1 month ago   |   By RT

A teenage US high school basketball player has been arrested after a rival was brutally sucker-punched during the ceremonial handshakes following a game earlier this week.
The shocking incident happened after the game between the Nevada High School Cubs and the Carlisle High School Wildcats on Tuesday in Iowa, where the Cubs dished out a 72-47 beating.
As the players lined up to shake hands afterwards, a member of the Carlisle team landed a brutal blow to the stomach of the player leading the Cubs line.
A second strike appeared to send the victim out cold onto the court before the Wildcats...
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