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Have let my emotions slip, I apologise, says Steve Smith

Have let my emotions slip, I apologise, says Steve Smith

His remarks, however, have come in for mixed responses from the cricketing fraternity. Smith expressed hope last week the bitter rivals would share a beer following six weeks of acrimony. "This seri...

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This week in US Soccer: The USMNT are back on track

Gabriel Gomez tied the score four minutes later following a throw-in. The Dempsey-Jozy Altidore pairing is one of the most prolific striker partnerships in USMNT history. It took nearly three y...

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Federer, Nadal reach Miami quarters, Wawrinka falls

The Canberra native looms as the main threat to a repeat Federer-Rafael Nadal final, after the two veterans met at Indian Wells. "I definitely got very lucky at the end, but I think I showed great h...

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Will Warriors upset Spurs in rematch? NBA Predictions 3/29/17

The San Antonio Spurs (57-16) will host the Golden State Warriors (60-14) in a battle between the top two teams of the Western Conference on Wednesday. A frustrated Draymond Green was seen yelling "B...

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LeBron James: 'We're Just in a Bad Spot Right Now'

If you're going to be champs, you've got to expect that, and you've got to be willing to play through that. I haven't been able to get a good sense of exactly what we've got because of so many moving ...

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Jason Day Waiting for Update on Mother's Health Ahead of Masters

Jason Day Waiting for Update on Mother's Health Ahead of Masters

Day's mother, Dening, had surgery for lung cancer in Columbus, Ohio., on Friday and while Day will travel to Augusta, Ga., to practice at Augusta National, his status for the prestigious tournament ...

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Pochettino warns Spurs to fear Burnley threat

Pochettino warns Spurs to fear Burnley threat

Both Merseyside sides have left Turf Moor pointless and Manchester City had to come from behind to take the points. However, Burnley will be desperate for points as the look to fight off relegat...

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Zags, Gamecocks set to clash in Final Four

Is your NCAA tournament bracket busted? RECORD HAUL: UNC, the South Region's No. 1 seed, earned a record 20th Final Four berth on Luke Maye's last-second shot to beat Kentucky 75-73 in Memphis, ...

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Arsene Wenger: "There's only one team in London"

Sanchez was reported to have made a comment insinuating that he would prefer a move to Chelsea but Wenger translated it differently. A poor run of form has seen Arsenal crash out of the Champions ...

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Arsenal's Iwobi wants manager Wenger to stay

Mesut Ozil is back in contention to start for Arsenal following six weeks out but Petr Cech is unavailable due to a calf injury. We have gathered pre-match comments from supporters of both teams. It's...

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Dustin Johnson wins at World Golf Championship Match Play

Johnson stretched his lead to 5 up with yet another bogey by Rahm, and it looked as though this match might be over early. Then, he had to make an 8-foot par putt to beat Tanihara and avoid extra hole...

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Man United star may be out for season following operation

Man United star may be out for season following operation

They did not specify how long he would be out for, only saying that there would be a further update. A United statement said on the official website , "Juan has had surgery for a groin injury". "Yo...

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Unfinished: Tar Heels, Oregon try to get it right this time

Unfinished: Tar Heels, Oregon try to get it right this time

What has changed in the absence of Johnson is that, somehow, the Heels have actually gotten deeper in the frontcourt. With two big men going at it, it won't be easy to officiate inside. This year's ...

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Final Four: Things to know

Final Four: Things to know

It was the first lead for USC since early in the second quarter. Gray had a big second half and led the Gamecocks with 18 points against Stanford , and Davis will be looking to bounce back from a 2...

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Brazil qualify for 2018 World Cup after Coutinho and Neymar down Paraguay

Brazil qualify for 2018 World Cup after Coutinho and Neymar down Paraguay

Following Dunga's firing after a 2-2 draw with Paraguay, leaving Brazil with only nine points from six matches, Tite has led the squad to eight straight qualifying victories and a friendly win again...

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Everton seek rare derby win as European hopes grow

Both Spurs forward Erik Lamela and Everton defender and fellow Argentine Ramiro Funes Mori have been ruled out for the rest of the season. Simon Mignolet is aware Liverpool will have to find a way...

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Messi protests Federation Internationale de Football Association ban

The 29 year old's ban came hours ahead of Argentina's match against Bolivia in the South American Qualifiers, where they lost 2-0, jeopardizing their qualification for the 2018 World Cup in Russian ...

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More injury woe for Manchester United as Mata has crotch surgery

More injury woe for Manchester United as Mata has crotch surgery

Reports in the Manchester Evening News that initially broke the news claimed the Spaniard could miss the rest of the season which could yet run on to the very end of May with the prospect of a Europ...

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SC knocks out Duke

The Blue Devils were the No. 2 seed in the East region and one game away from Madison Square Garden, a venue where they hold a 30-11 record under Krzyzewski. Hats off to Frank Martin for getting t...

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Nick Kyrgios defeats Alexander Zverev in Miami Open quarterfinals

Federer is 16-1 this year, matching his career-best record at this point in a season. "I wasn't able to play in 100 percent form today", said Nishikori, who is expected to fall to seventh when the n...

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Dustin Johnson withdraws from Houston Open

Indeed, there is every likelihood that the victor will emerge from this lot, which includes Rory McIlroy, Jason Day, Hideki Matsuyama, Henrik Stenson, Jordan Spieth, Justin Thomas, Adam Scott, Rickie...

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Confirmed Everton starting XI for Merseyside derby: A number of surprise decisions

Confirmed Everton starting XI for Merseyside derby: A number of surprise decisions

There's nothing we can do. "It'll be a really hard challenge", admitted Matip, "but do it as we always do, as a team, defending, attacking". Klopp expressed his frustration after Adam Lallana sust...

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Kulasekara takes four to help Sri Lanka level series

Kulasekara takes four to help Sri Lanka level series

Bangladesh won the first match by 90 runs before the second match was washed out by rain. I said earlier, before the New Zealand series, that a real test is starting for us - that most of the match...

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Barcelona reacts to FIFA's four match ban on Lionel Messi

Along with his 4 match ban, he was also fined 10,000 Swiss francs for waving & shouting at the official after being given a foul. The suspension does not apply to games for his club, Barcelona. Howe...

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USMNT bounce back in World Cup qualifiers

Former coach Jurgen Klinsmann routinely obsessed over the fact that the USA does not by nature face enough world-class opposition during the qualifying process. United States manager Bruce Arena ...

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City focused for tough Arsenal and Chelsea tests: Garcia

City focused for tough Arsenal and Chelsea tests: Garcia

To win this season is great, we are putting great foundations down to build something important for the future. Conte was asked about Chelsea improving on a first season under his charge which cou...

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Manchester City's Pep Guardiola confident Arsene Wenger will win back Arsenal fans

Manchester City's Pep Guardiola confident Arsene Wenger will win back Arsenal fans

The 67-year-old said after the Gunners' most recent defeat at West Brom that he has made his decision on whether to stay or leave the Emirates, but has refused to reveal his plans in public. "That's...

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Nick Kyrgios wins a thrilling match against Alexander Zverev

A straight sets win looked on the cards, but Zverev raised his game and saved three match points in the second-set tiebreak, only for the Australian to bounce back strongly to take the decider. "You...

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SportyBet Stoke City vs Chelsea betting preview

Costa was far more restrained and refined after the break, holding up play intelligently and providing a platform for teammates to shine. After dismal defending saw West Brom's Craig Dawson head hom...

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Lonzo Ball declares for NBA Draft, could stay in LA

Lonzo Ball declares for NBA Draft, could stay in LA

UCLA freshman guard Lonzo Ball shocked few when he announced Friday that a Sweet 16 loss to Kentucky would be his final college basketball game. The No. UCLA also has three wins against Top 25 tea...

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Maye's shot for UNC becomes instant March memory

The Heels have a national semifinal to play on Saturday in Arizona, where OR will be waiting. "We get to keep playing", North Carolina coach Roy Williams said. - Gonzaga's Final Four opponent, S...

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Eric Dier wants England fans to be 'respectful'

Eric Dier wants England fans to be 'respectful'

Eric Dier has warned England can not afford to take Lithuania lightly tomorrow - and is sure the Three Lions have learned from the chastening Euro 2016 defeat to Iceland. "He's already the captain o...

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Juan Mata blow for Manchester United

Juan Mata blow for Manchester United

We'll have to wait to see the club's update on Juan Mata's surgery. Smalling was photographed wearing a leg brace on Monday after suffering his third injury of the campaign. "We can not be here cr...

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Lionel Messi: Argentina star banned for four matches

Lionel Messi has been suspended for four games by FIFA for insulting a referee during Argentina's win over Chile in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier last week. That run of results had left the Br...

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Everton fans don't throw me out of taxis! - Klopp likes Merseyside rivalry

While Arsenal are looking over their shoulders, Jose Mourinho's United, who have 52 points, host West Bromwich Albion and are looking up after going 18 matches unbeaten in the league. Only once be...

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