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Shoulder injury forces Rahul out of IPL 10

Mumbai: Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin echoed Sourav Ganguly's assessment that present skipper Virat Kohli "was so consumed by wanting to win as captain against Australia that he let his em...

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Sunderland star speaks about his goals for the rest of the season

I think he's here on merit and he's proved what he's about , what he can bring and what an option he is for Russian Federation in a year's time". It's raised the very real possibility that against a...

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West Brom 0 interview is very amusing

West Brom 0 interview is very amusing

United host Everton on Tuesday before a trip to Sunderland next weekend and Mourinho admits that the hectic fixture schedule is taking its toll on the players. West Brom stayed eighth on 44 points fr...

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Kohli praises Marsh, Handscomb for averting Australian defeat

India were yesterday charging head-on towards a triumphant win on day five when captain Steve Smith had his off-stump catapulted out of the ground by a rampant Ravi Ashwin half an hour before lunch ...

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Malcolm Bernard crashes into teammate after Xavier completes upset

Malcolm Bernard crashes into teammate after Xavier completes upset

The Musketeers are playing well, but let's say if Xavier drew another No. 3-seed as its opponent - UCLA, say, or OR or Baylor - we might be having a different discussion. "We want to get the ball into...

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PGA Houston Open South Korean Kang one back of Fowler atop

Kang and Fowler will be in a virtual match-play scenario for the final round, but with Kang leading by three shots when they begin the first hole. American Hudson Swafford was his nearest challenger...

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Defoe on song as England beat Lithuania

Defoe's strike midway through the first half capped an worldwide return to remember and Southgate has opened the door to the veteran heading to Russian Federation next year aged 35. It's stuff I don'...

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Martin Keown delivers verdict on Tottenham title chances after Chelsea loss

Wilfried Zaha is fouled Chelsea v Crystal Palace, Premier League, Stamford Bridge, 1 April 2017. The Blues took the lead through Cesc Fabregas, but Palace responded quickly, scoring through Wilfrie...

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Roger Federer wins ATP Indian Wells Masters title

At the beginning of the tournament, the 18-time Grand Slam champion faced the prospect of having to face Rafael Nadal, Djokovic and Kei Nishikori, all before reaching the final. So too will Wawrinka, ...

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Willy agrees with Guardiola on 'magnificent' City

Willy agrees with Guardiola on 'magnificent' City

Liverpool also face one of their biggest games of the season at the start of next month, the Merseyside derby at home to Everton, and will be equally relieved not to have gone into the break brooding ...

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Barcelona star Neymar reveals Premier League desire in shock interview

Barcelona star Neymar reveals Premier League desire in shock interview

Neymar's father/agent has since confirmed on more than one occasion that United have tried to seduce his son, even suggesting last February that a world-record bid of £140m ($173m) had been submitted...

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James Suffers Injury as Cleveland Cavaliers Get Clobbered in San Antonio

Light Bench: The Cavs were missing Kyle Korver and Iman Shumpert off the bench, but the Spurs outscored them 28-0 in the first half. While oddsmakers believe the Golden State Warriors will meet t...

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Conte: Title race just got interesting again

Conte: Title race just got interesting again

Tottenham beat Burnley 2-0 to cut Chelsea's lead at the top to seven points. "It makes things more interesting in the championship, but I always said that the league finishes when you have the mat...

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Tottenham are in a 'completely different' title race

Tottenham are in a 'completely different' title race

The Premier League finally resumed yesterday after the global break and the biggest shock came at Stamford Bridge, where Chelsea lost 2-1 to 16th-place Crystal Palace . The blues will play Manchest...

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US needs Hosmer, Stroman to lead the way against Puerto Rico

US needs Hosmer, Stroman to lead the way against Puerto Rico

Even at the age of 30, he is considered one of the better pitchers in the league and the leader of the Mariners pitching staff. Hernandez ended up throwing five scoreless innings against the USA , ...

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Coutinho inspires Liverpool to derby win

Coutinho inspires Liverpool to derby win

Mane, 24, joined Liverpool from Southampton for a reported fee of £34 million ($42.7 million, 40 million euros) last June and has been one of their stand-out performers this season. Mane started the m...

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Sebastian Vettel masters Lewis Hamilton to win Australian Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel masters Lewis Hamilton to win Australian Grand Prix

If you look at who we are up against, Mercedes has been phenomenal for the last few years. "There was a bit of luck that Lewis came out in traffic". "We're now finally at a period of time when we ...

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Raiders-themed brothel to coincide with Vegas move, include team specials

Raiders-themed brothel to coincide with Vegas move, include team specials

Florida is home to 10 professional sports franchises, of which eight would be affected - the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Lightning, and Rays; the Florida Panthers and Marlins; the Miami Heat; the Jacksonvil...

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Mourinho Targets Spurs Star As Carrick's Replacement

This has left the Portuguese tactician with Michael Carrick, Marouane Fellaini, Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba as the other four players in that position. But Spurs chairman Daniel Levy has since vowed ...

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Florida, SC, Kentucky and NC move on to Elite Eight

Florida, SC, Kentucky and NC move on to Elite Eight

For the sixth time in John Calipari's eight-year tenure and the 42nd time in program history, the Kentucky Wildcats are in the Sweet 16. Ball leads the country in assists (7.6 per game) for th...

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Manchester City 1 -1 Liverpool: Poor finishing costs the Reds dearly

Manchester City 1 -1 Liverpool: Poor finishing costs the Reds dearly

Liverpool also face one of their biggest games of the season at the start of next month, the Merseyside derby at home to Everton, and will be equally relieved not to have gone into the break brooding ...

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Russia's Medvedeva retains world title in figure skating

Russia's Medvedeva retains world title in figure skating

Unfortunately for the Americans, who had been lying third after the short dance, it proved to be a costly error as it lost them the bronze medal. French duo Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron...

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Mississippi State Ends UConn's 111-Game Winning Streak

She was successful in two USA professional leagues - the American Basketball League and the WNBA. How did they do it? Mississippi State Lady Bulldogs guard Morgan William , right, is mobbed by guar...

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Kohli's return to be known in second week of April

The Indian skipper will join the Royal Challengers Bangalore squad on April 2, but the team's coach, Daniel Vettori, said that Virat Kohli's availability will depend on the health assessment by BCCI...

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Gonzaga brings South Carolina's fairytale run to an end in Final Four

He missed both free throws, but the Ducks were unable to box out Theo Pinson, who got the ball to Joel Berry II. For that brief second-half span, the Bulldogs looked, maybe, a little overrated. SC w...

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IPL 10: `Injured` Vijay ruled out, Kohli, Jadeja to miss initial matches

Test opener Murali Vijay may not be feature in the 10th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) due to a shoulder injury. On Friday, the latest to be miss IPL 2017 was India offspinner R Ashwin w...

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Paul Pogba back in training for Man Utd

Paul Pogba back in training for Man Utd

Player ratingsManchester United: David de Gea 6, Antonio Valencia 6, Eric Bailly 7, Marcos Rojo 7, Ashley Young 7, Michael Carrick 6, Marouane Fellaini 6, Henrikh Mkhitaryan 6, Jesse Lingard 7, Anth...

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Dustin Johnson pulls out of Shell Houston Open

Playing the 356-yard 18th hole for the first time in competition all week, and needing a birdie to send this heavyweight bout to overtime, Rahm smashed driver over the back of the green. He stuck a we...

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Mississippi State's buzzer-beater ends UConn's 111-game winning streak

UConn had not lost a game since November 17, 2014. Others in the class include Notre Dame women's coach Muffet McGraw, Texas high school coach Robert Hughes, former NCAA executive Tom Jernstedt, H...

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Rickie Fowler throws first pitch at Houston Astros game

Kang's nearest challengers are Americans Hudson Swafford and Russell Henley on -10, while another United States star Rickie Fowler is a further shot back after a disappointing 71. Through the first th...

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USA Hockey and US Women's National Team Moving Forward Together

After nearly two weeks of tense negotiations and back-and-forth statements between USA Hockey and the US women's national team, the two sides finally came to an agreement that ended the boycott and ...

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West Brom 3-1 Arsenal

West Brom 3-1 Arsenal

Earlier this month, a group of fans held protests in an attempt to discourage the long-serving Frenchman from penning a fresh deal and ahead of the Premier League meeting with West Bromwich Albion, an...

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India win fourth Test to claim series against Australia

Speaking to the media after India clinched a 2-1 series victory in Dharamsala , Kohli was asked whether he still considered Steve Smith's squad to be his friends off the field. Kohli's Bengaluru-base...

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Manchester United draw again in West Brom stalemate

Manchester United draw again in West Brom stalemate

Mourinho pointed blame at the attacking quartet of Jesse Lingard, Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial and Henrikh Mkhitaryan for lacking a killer touch. And while it may not have been the most exciti...

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Manchester Utd 0-0 West Brom

Manchester Utd 0-0 West Brom

There was no mistaking that Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Jesse Lingard, Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford were the culprits for this bad result in his eyes. He will, however, take heart from the fact that ...

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