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Portugal's Madeira Airport renamed after football star Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo was joined by guests, fans and the Portuguese president and prime minister as a plaque in his honour was unveiled above the bust at the airport, which is now known as Aeroporto Cristiano Ron...

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Republic captain Seamus Coleman set for surgery on double leg fracture

I've only seen it in real time when it happened and I didn't see a lot. "I saw him the evening of the injury, he was fairly groggy". "Henrik Larsson was a brilliant player and came back from that in...

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West beats East 109-107 at McDonald's All-American Game

West beats East 109-107 at McDonald's All-American Game

The 40th annual McDonald's All-American Boys Game went down on Wednesday night at Chicago's United Center, where it has been held since 2011. "I saw it made SportsCenter's 'Top 10, ' so it was d...

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Clippers beat Wizards 133-124 in high-scoring shootout

Paul, who had in-season thumb surgery, has missed two of the first three meetings with the Suns this year. If Griffin is indeed ready to move on from the underachieving Clippers, he has the choice of...

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Kohli unhappy with balls in Ranchi

The Australian cricket team has claimed the upper hand in the four test series against India after salvaging a draw in the third match in Ranchi . India vs Australia 3rd Test, day 5. Kohli said...

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First F1 race points to a season of thrills

First F1 race points to a season of thrills

Thereafter, there was no stopping Ferrari, who made up for fumbling what should have been victory here previous year by setting out their stall for all to see. Hamilton won back-to-back drivers" title...

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James passes Shaq for 7th on NBA's career scoring list

Intel's 30-second advertisement spot "Baby Face" that debuted Thursday highlights James sinking a 3-pointer buzzer-beater. The First-team All-American has already declared for the NBA Draft. He is ave...

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Final Four teams begin preparations for semis in Arizona

Final Four teams begin preparations for semis in Arizona

They lost 86-76 to Gonzaga in Nashville. That's a lot of points. They just didn't go in and hang on. Ticket sales from SC jumped 3,000% after the team's upset against Florida. If they don't shoot ...

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Kyrgios topples defending champ Djokovic at Indian Wells

Djokovic upped the ante in the second set, but Kyrgios again had all the answers, breezing through the tiebreaker to advance in just under two hours. A quarter-final berth is up for grabs as 18-time...

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Federer Wins Record-Equaling Fifth Indian Wells Title

No hard feelings between the two, though, as Federer just kept on laughing after Wawrinka's quip. However, he is reluctant to set such a target and wants to enjoy his fifth win at Indian Wells and 2...

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Manchester United demand world record fee for Real Madrid target De Gea

The 26-year-old subsequently signed a new contract, but the belief has always been he would eventually go to Real Madrid , and there are growing concerns among the United hierarchy and the playing sq...

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Redskins LB Mason Foster tweets about Raiders move to Las Vegas

Moving the Raiders? You can move a lot of teams. That second option might sound a little weird, but the Giants' baseball stadium did host Cal's football team for an entire season in 2011 while Memoria...

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Browns: Why Josh Gordon Should Be Given Another Shot

Browns: Why Josh Gordon Should Be Given Another Shot

Regardless, he put up a Pro Bowl season with 1,646 yards and nine touchdowns on 87 receptions. Sashi Brown told ESPN's Tony Grossi that the Browns could still be interested in the wide receiver....

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India's Kohli says friendship with Australia players over

It has been a team season. "Virat Kohli had to shake hands and move on after series win but he acted like a child", read a headline in Sydney's Daily Telegraph , which also called Kohli an "egomani...

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Former VCU coach Anthony Grant hired by Dayton

Former VCU coach Anthony Grant hired by Dayton

Grant was hired as the next head coach at Dayton, his alma mater. Grant was sacked from Alabama in 2015 after going 117-85 in six seasons with the Crimson Tide. This past weekend folks in Oklahoma Cit...

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Neymar celebrates Brazil win with girlfriend Bruna Marquezine

Brazil guest after a great victory over Uruguay in the near round qualifying for the World Cup 2018 will take Paraguay, which still has chances to catch hold of the top five. Neymar sliced a half-v...

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Fox was "phenomenal" in 39-point performance in win over UCLA

This win was also sweet revenge for the 97-92 loss suffered by the Cats to UCLA in Rupp Arena back in December. There is at least one other college basketball team that can say the same, and it ha...

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Warriors' Draymond Green says he won't attend another Raiders game

The Raiders were born in Oakland and Oakland will always be part of our DNA. "It's all money. I know it's a business but I can't believe Mark Davis would do this to us". "Putting up with 13 years of...

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With fans freaking out, Arena hopes to start U.S. rebound

In his first World Cup qualifier back in charge of the national team, Arena's group seemed to rediscover their swagger as they captured the victory. The frenzy part comes after the American team los...

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Warriors Come Back to Beat Spurs

The Dubs opened the third quarter with an 8-0 spurt powered by a pair of 3-pointers from the Splash Brothers, and David West put the Warriors in front for good with a 16-foot jumper with 2:55 left in ...

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Molina, Cards near three-year extension

Molina, Cards near three-year extension

Rosenthal's sources say that the 34-Molina's extension will be worth between $55 and $65 million. Yadier Molina reportedly did not want to negotiate a contract extension during the season. The se...

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Brad Hodge gives written apology to Virat Kohli, Indian cricket fans

Brad Hodge gives written apology to Virat Kohli, Indian cricket fans

The main agitator on the Indian side was captain Virat Kohli . India's eight-wicket win in the Dharamsala Test marked the end of their 13-test match home season, which included 10 wins, two draws a...

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Geno Auriemma wins AP Coach of the Year for the ninth time

Geno Auriemma wins AP Coach of the Year for the ninth time

An infusion of new blood? "But I think for us to have a season like this, for us to have done it the way we did it, I'm proud of the team, I'm proud of how we stuck through it and proud of how we wo...

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Fenway Park announces improvements ahead of season opener

Fenway Park announces improvements ahead of season opener

The new Red Sox season hasn't even gotten underway, and already the newly restored Pesky Pole at Fenway Park was defaced by a local fan. Aramark, the park's concessionaire, recently released new m...

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USA Hockey reaches agreement with Women's National Team

The "lack of interest" in women's hockey in the United States is actually a lack of opportunities for young female athletes. "Our sport is the big victor today". The U.S. has won six of the past eig...

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Trump threatens 'fight' with holdouts over Obamacare replacement

Trump threatens 'fight' with holdouts over Obamacare replacement

Despite repeated attempts to cajole House Freedom Caucus members to support the White House-backed cause to repeal and replace Obamacare, the bill never made it to a vote after it was clear it would...

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National Football League takes Vegas gamble with approval to move Oakland Raiders, fans divided

You know, it's the Davis family and their vendetta and all of the difficulties dealing with the city of Oakland, the NFL. We commend the city's and county's efforts to keep the Raiders in Oakland. A f...

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Final Four guide: Teams, players and matchups to watch

North Carolina stands out as the most talented and the deepest team in the Final Four, starting five players that all have at least three years of experience. Sophomore guard Tyler Dorsey has bee...

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Oklahoma City Thunder Russell Westbrook Sets History

Oklahoma City Thunder Russell Westbrook Sets History

His play helped his team overcome what was at one moment in the game a 21-point deficit. "I was just looking at the scoreboard, taking it one possession at a time", said the Most Valuable Player (...

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March Madness: Gonzaga, Oregon Headed to Final Four

Bell had 14 rebounds, 11 points and eight blocked shots, frustrated Kansas all afternoon long and kept the Jayhawk offense from shooting over 35 percent for the game. Like Self, he too reached the ...

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NC rolls back HB2, but plenty are still unhappy

On Thursday, the North Carolina House of Representatives voted to pass a bill to repeal the law by 70 to 48. HB142 states local governments can not enact anti-discrimination laws until December 2020...

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No. 1 seed Kansas routs Purdue 98-66 to reach Elite Eight

On the season, Purdue basketball is averaging 80.1 points, 37.9 rebounds and 18.2 assists per game . Among the most prestigious national college player of the year awards - Wooden, Naismith and Ass...

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EPL: Man City, Liverpool share the spoils at Etihad

It was a major blow, but there's still plenty left to play for after the worldwide break. "Obviously he's one of the best - if not the best - player, technical-wise, I have ever worked with", Klopp ...

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Hollande to May: agree Brexit terms first, then we'll talk trade

He reiterated that May was aiming for a comprehensive deal, with trade and security as part of a whole package. "We are going to make our own decisions and our own laws". Foreign Secretary Boris Johns...

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Ferrari and Vettel Win in Australia

Ferrari and Vettel Win in Australia

Team boss Toto Wolff said: "The Ferrari was the quicker auto, seen by the way that Sebastian was able to hold onto Lewis's gearbox". When Verstappen came into the pits, Vettel had opened a six-secon...

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