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Sánchez wants to sign deal - Wenger

The disagreements are more purely contractual, not about the desire. But Wenger had bad news for both, saying: "I don't think you would sell him to any Premier League club, that is for sure". The ...

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Champions League: Monaco Charge Into Semi-Finals After Vibrant Win Against Dortmund

The visitors grew increasingly ragged as the minutes passed and conceded a third goal in the 81st minute, scored by Valere Germain seconds after he came on as a substitute for Mbappe. The kick-off w...

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Lewis: Now is the ideal time for Joshua to fight waning Klitschko

Having seen Klitschko look battle-worn and ragged in his November 2015 loss to Tyson Fury, Joshua will be confident of making it 19 knockouts in 19 outings when the two square off on April 29. I am mo...

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Alli's pride at being named PFA Young Footballer of the Year

Alli's pride at being named PFA Young Footballer of the Year

Both midfielders have excelled to the same extent they did during the 2015-16 season, in which Alli was also named the young player of the year and Kante was hugely influential in Leicester unexpected...

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Alexis Sanchez Scores FA Cup Semi-Final Winner, Gives Shirt to Fan

Alexis Sanchez Scores FA Cup Semi-Final Winner, Gives Shirt to Fan

But whether Arsenals achievement of reaching the FA Cup final has an impact on Wenger's future, remains to be seen. Wenger, however, said he had heard no such thing and the 30-year-old France glob...

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Sharks' Joe Thornton played 4 playoff games with a torn ACL, MCL

Sharks' Joe Thornton played 4 playoff games with a torn ACL, MCL

Edmonton struggled to score goals in the first four games in the series against San Jose, but they got a couple of key game winners from an unlikely source in Zack Kassian . The Oilers will face the ...

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LeBron James is the king of consistency in the First Round

Gerald Green made four 3-pointers on his way to 18 points, helping the top-seeded Celtics return the favor in Chicago after dropping the first two games at home. James also added one of his signature ...

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New York Rangers vs

New York Rangers vs

NY will need to return to the dominating speed game they played in game one and two of the series . "There were some scrambles where it looked like they were getting stuff happening, but I thought we...

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NHL: Senators beat Bruins 3-2 in OT, advance in playoffs

NHL: Senators beat Bruins 3-2 in OT, advance in playoffs

This time around, why not just close the deal the right way, making it Item No. 1 at the breakup day press conference? Boucher knocked down speculation that MacArthur would rejoin Bobby Ryan's line...

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Joe Thornton undergoes successful surgery on torn ACL, MCL

When asked if there have been any talks yet about an extension, Marleau said: "Not really, no". Patrick Marleau got the Sharks on the board with 7:48 left in the third period, but Cam Talbot did...

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Nadal set for history in Monte Carlo final

Nadal set for history in Monte Carlo final

Roland Garros and the 2017 French Open await Nadal in a month's time, but before then, this week's Barcelona Open could provide the ideal warm-up to flawless his craft further on his favourite surface...

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Take a look at the stats behind Joshua v Klitschko

Take a look at the stats behind Joshua v Klitschko

A win would also place Klitschko on a list of three-time heavyweight title winners that includes his brother Vitali, Muhammad Ali, Lennox Lewis and Evander Holyfield, who won it four times. "During th...

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Monte Carlo Masters: Albert Ramos-Vinolas knocks out Andy Murray

The event, the only Masters Murray has yet to make the finals, was his first after skipping Miami with a right elbow injury. "If you sort of look at the scoreline, it was 7-5 in the third". I need to ...

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Toronto Raptors vs. Milwaukee Bucks

There was no lack of attention from the players, said coach Dwane Casey . "I wish that a result like this would not be preceded by a rather painful match, but if everyone plays to their talents, we...

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Feature: Maple Leafs' season ends in OT loss to Washington Capitals

The success of the Maple Leafs has been from Babcock introducing the rookie into the National Hockey League and developing them into elite players, such as Auston Matthews , Mitch Marner and Will...

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National Hockey League playoffs: Washington moves on to face Pittsburgh, Ottawa eliminates Boston

National Hockey League playoffs: Washington moves on to face Pittsburgh, Ottawa eliminates Boston

That's just too much money for the Leafs to dish out when they're going to have three pretty large contracts to offer to Auston Matthews , William Nylander, and Mitchell Marner soon. It was the fifth...

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Man U's Ibrahimovic out with knee injury

Man U's Ibrahimovic out with knee injury

Jose Mourinho admits Manchester United are " in trouble " amid growing concerns that Zlatan Ibrahimovic will not play again this year. Ibrahimovic joined United on a free transfer past year, and his...

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Allardyce: Sakho Injury Could End His Loan Spell

It is also the club's eighth league win in a row - the best winning streak since the 1960-61 double-winning side won 13 games back-to-back. It was a flawless win in the end. Pochettino saluted his pla...

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Cavs to waive Sanders, sign Raptors 905 star Tavares

Cavs to waive Sanders, sign Raptors 905 star Tavares

The Knicks finished 31-51 in another dysfunctional and disappointing season that started with promise, but became a sideshow after a disconnect between team president Phil Jackson and Anthony led to...

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Gausman struggles again as Orioles fall to Red Sox

Pedroia: "If that was me, we would have hit you the first day". The lateness of Machado's slide could be debated, unlike the fact that his spikes were higher than normal and he made contact with Pedro...

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Marcus Johansson leads Caps past gritty Maple Leafs

Marcus Johansson leads Caps past gritty Maple Leafs

And on this Sunday night, it was hard to think about one without the other. In all, Matthews played in the neighborhood of 100 games since the start of September. His spot was taken by Ovechkin, who...

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BCCI loses revenue, governance votes at ICC meet in Dubai

The BCCI was routed 1-9 in a vote of all member boards of the International Cricket Council (ICC) on a revamped financial model and 2-8 on a new governance structure. India is refusing to unveil its s...

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Blue Jays to recall Mat Latos for Friday start vs. Angels

Blue Jays to recall Mat Latos for Friday start vs. Angels

Hong). Lawrence threw 97 pitches in 6 and 1/3 innings and other than the grand slam he was of major-league quality. Pujols stepped onto the field, and several Angels glared from the dugout during th...

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Conte lauds Chelsea for passing Saints test

Conte lauds Chelsea for passing Saints test

Chelsea's run-in, on paper, looks to be significantly easier than Mauricio Pochettino's side's final few fixtures. "It's normal for the strikers that it is important to score, the goals are their ...

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Mourinho defends United approach, hails spirit after derby draw

Mourinho defends United approach, hails spirit after derby draw

Both City and United still have a game in hand over Klopp's side, however, and respective wins for the Manchester duo could see the Reds in fifth by the time they travel to Vicarage Road. Eighteen m...

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San Jose Sharks fall in Game 6 against Oilers

Zack Kassian scored the winning goals in Games 2 and 3. In six games, they toppled the San Jose Sharks. At one point, Thornton put up over 20 minutes in one playoff game, a remarkable (and remarkably...

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National Hockey League roundup: Maple Leafs in overtime

Columbus, with good reason, expects him to be a difference-maker for a lot of years. "So that hasn't changed". In their first series since 1951 to open with three overtimes - anyone heard of Bill Ba...

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Youth protest against French election ends in violence

Youth protest against French election ends in violence

As the final, May 7, vote approaches, the candidates have plenty of scope, but little time, to pick up support. "She's in a party that refuses to obey the laws of the [French] Republic". French presid...

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Late goal by Messi gives Barcelona dramatic win over Madrid

Late goal by Messi gives Barcelona dramatic win over Madrid

We should bear in mind he's got Real Madrid to where they are now this season so I don't feel the need for too much criticism. Victory at the Bernabeu brought Barca level with Madrid on 75 point...

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Nadal wins record 10th Monte Carlo Masters title

In a humble acceptance speech, the 34-year-old said he finds it hard to explain how he feels after the win and was in a reflective mood. That makes me happy. "I know Pouille, he's a young player comin...

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Caps-Leafs Make NHL Playoffs Overtime History

Caps-Leafs Make NHL Playoffs Overtime History

On Saturday, Mike Babcock said he wanted another one-shot game and that he'd love the fifth overtime of the series in Game 6. "We're excited. We can't wait to get going". Fans cheered as the clubs...

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Crosby scores twice, Bonino has victor as Pens beat Caps

Both players have evolved since they debuted during the 2005-06 season and started going toe-to-toe, motivated by the internal fire that makes each one a generational player. "And I'm looking at them ...

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Nadal cruises in Barcelona, Murray gets walkover

Nadal cruises in Barcelona, Murray gets walkover

No wonder the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell, played for over 60 years at the oldest tennis club in Spain, has named its centre court after such a champion. Nadal watched smiling as each of his Monte ...

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Bopana-Cuevas battles into pre-quarters of Monte Carlo

Playing in his first tournament back after a month-long layoff through injury, Murray broke four times in the opening set on the Monaco clay to earn the lead. "I've spent a lot of time with my f...

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Wenger planning transfer targets for next season

The former Barcelona coach is hopeful that this will be a one-off. "There was a tactical turnaround but we have been working on it for 15 days", Koscielny said. Wenger said: "It was a big test for ...

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