Trump pardons Edward DeBartolo Jr., former San Francisco 49ers owner convicted in gambling fraud scandal
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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis implored sports leaders on Wednesday to do a better job of keeping corruption off the playing field.
Speaking at the first global conference on faith and sport, Francis said sports must be protected from manipulations and commercial abuse.
"It would be sad for sport and for humanity if people were unable to trust in the truth of sporting results, or if cynicism and disenchantment were to drown out enthusiasm or joyful and disinterested participation," Francis said.