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Sports stars donate trophies to help Red Cross Covid-19 response

Maverick Viñales.
Maverick Viñales. / EP
  • They have answered the call from tennis star Rafael Nadal and basketball player Pau Gasol

Karateka Sandra Sánchez, footballer Amanda Sampedro, canoeist Saúl Craviotto, motorcycle racer Maverick Viñales and basketball players Marta Xargay and Javier Beirán have donated some of their most important medals or trophies for an auction whose proceeds will go to the Cruz Roja Responde programme to help the most vulnerable in Spain in their fight against the coronavirus.

These six have answered the call from tennis star Rafael Nadal and basketball player Pau Gasol under the banner #NuestraMejorVictoria ( '#OurBestVictory').