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Finally! Spain hails favourite son Garcia after Masters win

Finally! Spain hails favourite son Garcia after Masters win

Justin Rose found it hard to find fault with his performance in an unforgettable final round of the Masters , but admitted failing to secure a second major title was "going to sting". "It's been an w...

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Shy 1 rebound, triple-double watch for Westbrook continues

CITY (AP) - For just a few moments, Russell Westbrook slowed down. I know you're a Golden State man right now. "Kind of just sitting there and embracing the moment". Westbrook recorded his triple- ...

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Craig Shakespeare: Leicester were

Craig Shakespeare: Leicester were "hard done by"

He said: "It's a real disappointment". I think it is a disappointing moment, a key moment. "We know what it's about", Shakespeare said. The referee has to get that one right. "I didn't expect that sor...

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Leeds United star says the Whites are not feeling the pressure

Leeds United star says the Whites are not feeling the pressure

With Leeds suffering a fairly comfortable defeat to Newcastle in the previous meeting between the two back in November, they will surely be wanting to look at this fixture as an opportunity to prove j...

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Celtic secure sixth title in a row

I enjoy playing, winning trophies and that is why I want to stay here. His comments come after Brendan Rodgers stated that Celtic would be a top four club if they were to play in England. It was tou...

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Two-goal Dybala upstages Messi as Juve thump Barcelona

Two-goal Dybala upstages Messi as Juve thump Barcelona

The team conceded an early goal and then moments after Gianluigi Buffon pulled off a great save to prevent Iniesta from equalizing, Paulo Dybala scored his second of the night. "As coach, for me it's ...

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Russell Westbrook does it all (again) to defeat the Nuggets

The Nuggets (38-42) needed to win their last three games and hope the Portland Trail Blazers dropped their last two, but instead Denver took a second heartbreaking loss to the Thunder this season. W...

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Mesut Ozil in no rush to resolve Arsenal future

Mesut Ozil in no rush to resolve Arsenal future

After all, we don't want him cast into the wilderness without a Plan B, do we? The problems for Arsenal have been there for years now with the team being the most predictable club in the league - ...

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Durant, Curry shine for Warriors in final playoff tuneup

They beat the Warriors at home, and beat them badly, 117-97. Their first round matchup is against a 41-41 Blazers team. This team has been focused on the playoffs throughout the entire season, and t...

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Schedule switch allows 200m and 400m sprint double at World Championships

Schedule switch allows 200m and 400m sprint double at World Championships

Providing its latest update on Russia's state-sponsored doping system, the International Association of Athletics Federations also criticized the country's decision to make Yelena Isinbayeva the hea...

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Cavs Tyronn Lue on Playoffs: 'We're up for the challenge'

After spending most of the regular season as the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference , Cleveland went 10-14 in its last 24 contests to finish two games behind the Boston Celtics. Gradually, LeBron a...

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Bud Cauley takes RBC Heritage lead with strong finish

Northern Ireland's Graeme McDowell carded a one-over 72 after starting his round on the back nine. Cauley missed the cut in two of his previous three appearances at the RBC Heritage and has never fi...

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Griezmann scores from spot as Atletico beats Leicester 1-0

The referee pointed to the penalty spot and although television replays showed the foul was at least a foot outside of the penalty area, Griezmann sent Kasper Schmeichel the wrong way from the spot ...

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Klopp feared for Dortmund friends after bus attack

We are outside of the bus, Marc [Barta] gets driven away in an ambulance, and we are informed about the decision. "I encouraged everyone to take the game seriously but football is not the most impor...

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76ers need injured players healthy for 'Process' to work

76ers need injured players healthy for 'Process' to work

Regarding reports he is now almost 7-feet tall, Simmons said, "We should get a tape measure". When the kid put up a shot attempt, Simmons sent it seven rows into the stands at Madison Square Garden. "...

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David De Gea should forget about leaving Manchester United - Jose Mourinho

The Mail questioned whether De Gea was dropped for the Sunderland game, while the Star also believe the keeper's relationship with Jose Mourinho has soured. Former United defender Rio Ferdinand cr...

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Conte sure Chelsea deserved at least a draw

Conte sure Chelsea deserved at least a draw

Their resurgence under new boss Sam Allardyce continues. "And of course, the victory having come back from a goal down so early on, to respond the way we responded is outstanding today". I've got to...

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Steelers chairman Dan Rooney dies at 84

Steelers chairman Dan Rooney dies at 84

Conversely, Pittsburgh Steelers owner Dan Rooney wore his good fortune so humbly, and his birthright so well, he won the admiration and hearts of almost everyone he met, right up to his death on Thurs...

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Hamilton expecting 'closest' title fight of career

The 32-year-old is certainly anticipating a thrilling season ahead. "It is going to be one of the closest ones - if not the closest - I have ever experienced", he said. "He's really maximised above ...

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Murphy has 5 RBIs in Nats' 8-3 win over Cards

Murphy has 5 RBIs in Nats' 8-3 win over Cards

Leake's season debut, he went 8 IP/1 ER/1-BB/6 SO for a 1.13 ERA only to handed a loss. After yielding 22 runs in the first two games of the series, St. "It usually takes the whole team to win", sai...

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Egypt's Sisi declares three-month state of emergency after blasts

Egypt's Sisi declares three-month state of emergency after blasts

Coptic Christians make up about 10 per cent of Egypt's population of 85 million. The attacks targeted Coptic Christian churches during their Palm Sunday Services, CNN reports. After the att...

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Chelsea target Sead Kolasinac expected to join Gunners

Chelsea target Sead Kolasinac expected to join Gunners

Jurgen Klopp is also in the market for a left-back with Alberto Moreno expected to leave this summer after falling out-of-favour and Kolasinac is also seemingly on the Liverpool bosses radar. Arsenal ...

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Crosby, McDavid, Matthews players to watch in National Hockey League playoffs

Sergei Bobrovsky has given up 127 goals on 1,854 shots faced and Joonas Korpisalo has allowed 38 goals on 401 shots. These lucky students are the winners of the Columbus Blue Jackets picture co...

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Manchester United's Wayne Rooney to miss Anderlecht game

Just as he did in the previous two away knockout games, Mkhitaryan grabbed the decisive goal in the first half. Manchester United's Paul Pogba believes his "mountain" transfer fee has led to unreali...

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Wayne Rooney not fit for Anderlecht clash, says Jose Mourinho

Now lying fifth in the Premier League, United must either move up at least a place and finish in the top four, or win the Europa League in order to qualify for next season's Champions League. Jose ins...

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Chelsea boss Conte calls for calm against Man United

After London rivals Tottenham Hotspur thumped Watford 4-0 for their sixth straight league win to cut their lead to four points, Chelsea faced a potentially hard visit to the south coast. "But, for...

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Newest Knicks' rebuild will begin with decision on Anthony

Newest Knicks' rebuild will begin with decision on Anthony

Anthony told ESPN that it's become "hard to trust" team president Phil Jackson after his veiled criticism of the 12-time All-Star. "I have to figure it out at that point", Anthony said . Derri...

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IOC: NHL decision on Olympics regrettable

The decision will impact nearly every major hockey-playing nation with the Swedish, Finnish, Russian, United States and Canadian teams nearly entirely comprised of NHL representatives. "We are conti...

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Cavaliers beat Pacers in two OTs

James had a triple-double with 41 points, 16 rebounds, and 11 assists and played 52 minutes. In Boston, Isaiah Thomas scored 35 points, Jae Crowder had 18 and the Boston Celtics rallied to beat the ...

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Spieth lurks two behind leaders at Masters

Spieth lurks two behind leaders at Masters

Rose , the 2013 US Open champion, conjured up seven birdies, including a pair at the last two holes, in a day's best round of 67. "But mostly, especially as it gets closer, all I'm going to think abou...

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What should the Browns do with the No. 1 pick?

However, when it comes to potential first year impact, there's no comparison between Trubisky and Garrett. 12 of those were drafted in the top-10, with Luck (99 in 2012) holding the highest rating a...

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NC Republicans threaten to pull colleges from ACC if boycotted again

NC Republicans threaten to pull colleges from ACC if boycotted again

North Carolina House Speaker Tim Moore said on Wednesday that he won't allow the hearing of a bill which seeks to ban gay marriage in the state and defy the Supreme Court Obergefell ruling. Their ag...

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Kelsey Plum goes No. 1 in WNBA draft

The Seattle Storm have held the top pick in the draft the past two years, and each of those picks - Jewell Loyd in 2015 and Breanna Stewart in 2016 - won the league's Rookie of the Year honors. Gray a...

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Klopp questions decision to make Dortmund play so soon after attack

Klopp questions decision to make Dortmund play so soon after attack

Bartra was the only player to suffer a significant injury and underwent surgery on a fractured wrist on Tuesday night while bits of debris were also dislodged from the defender's hand as a result of t...

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Jason McCourty bids farewell to Titans in Twitter post

Price was the reason behind his split with the Titans, though. The addition of cornerback Logan Ryan combined with an upcoming draft deep with defensive backs put McCourty on the streets for the fir...

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