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Zinedine Zidane demands players focus on Celta Vigo match

If Madrid fetch a high transfer fee for a couple of those players this summer, Zidane again can be applauded for trusting his subs and building up their market value, all while leading Madrid to o...

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Mayor of New Orleans makes the case for removing Confederate monuments

Johnson said, 'anyone who champions a fond remembrance of such violent, racist history is unworthy of elected office'. Sherrilyn Ifill , who is national president of the NAACP Legal Defense and E...

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Red Sox ace David Price to start Monday against White Sox

Red Sox ace David Price to start Monday against White Sox

His velocity was good, but otherwise it was a night to forget. PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Supporters of a new stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox haven't given up even though the plans have stalled in ...

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Rory McIlroy set to miss Europe's flagship event due to back injury

Rory McIlroy set to miss Europe's flagship event due to back injury

Golf's top player Johnson is a stroke further back after recording an eagle, two birdies and three bogeys in a mixed bag for the U.S. Open champion, who has won three of eight events this season. An i...

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Rafa thumps listless Kyrgios in one-sided match

Nine-time French Open champion Nadal broke the Aussie's serve five times to win 6-3 6-1 in just 72 minutes. Djokovic began his title defence against Spain's Nicolas Almagro , who is towards the e...

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Griezmann adds fuel to Manchester United rumours with latest comments

Griezmann adds fuel to Manchester United rumours with latest comments

Instead, he signed a new contract extension with Atletico and saw his buyout clause increase to €100 million. When he was asked out of 10 what the chances of going to Manchester United are, he sa...

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Players deserve Cup win, says Wenger

The five-times European champions last played in the competition in 2014 but fell meekly in the group stage with manager Brendan Rodgers even playing a weakened team against Real Madrid as the clu...

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Kyrie Irving leads Cleveland past Boston for 3-1 series lead

But then reality set in. LeBron James has had more than 24 hours to think about his freaky performance in the Cleveland Cavaliers' stunning Game 3 loss to the Boston Celtics on Sunday. Roda th...

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Penguins push back, defeat Senators in Game 4

However, he was pulled after allowing four goals on nine shots in the first period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals. Sidney Crosby scored Pittsburgh's second goal and had an assist. The ...

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LeBron bounces back in big way after Game 3 dud

LeBron bounces back in big way after Game 3 dud

James, determined to bounce back after a poor 11-point haul in Game 3, then steadied the Cleveland nerves in the fourth quarter, bringing the Cavaliers home for the win as Boston's fearless effo...

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Europa League victory lifted Manchester - Ferguson

Manchester United and Henrikh Mkhitaryan were crowned Europa League Champions at the Friends Arena in Stockholm on May 24. "Sometimes football is unfair, sometimes life is unfair, I think i...

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'Klopp effect' has given Liverpool a season to be proud of

'Klopp effect' has given Liverpool a season to be proud of

Games had just finished and the top story was still " Premier League Live". The Ghana worldwide would not be drawn on whether that fresh start should be without Arsene Wenger in charge but he did...

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'Klopp effect' has given Liverpool a season to be proud of

'Klopp effect' has given Liverpool a season to be proud of

Games had just finished and the top story was still " Premier League Live". The Ghana worldwide would not be drawn on whether that fresh start should be without Arsene Wenger in charge but he did...

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NHL: Pens, Sens set for Game 7

Which players could be the biggest factors in Game 7? Above is a breakdown of his skills and what to watch for in Game 7. So do those who know him best. It isn't any surprise that the Senators were ...

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National Hockey League playoffs 2017: James Neal's goal gives Predators OT win over Ducks

Talbot said quietly, struggling for words. "There won't be any surprises and we feel we can handle anybody". But we are all playing for the same thing and at this point it is about getting four wins b...

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Perfect Golden State Warriors reach National Basketball Association finals again

Golden State led by as many as 22 points in cruising to its third straight NBA Finals. Facing Cleveland will resurrect chatter of Golden State's collapse in last season's Finals, which saw the ...

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Pochettino: Win over Manchester United the "perfect" farewell to White Hart Lane

We're young but we're getting more experience year in, year out. "I want to congratulate all and say thank you to the fans, players, my staff because all together we work so hard to achieve all th...

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Jose's giants: A look at Manchester United's last-day youngsters

Jose's giants: A look at Manchester United's last-day youngsters

Crystal Palace: Wayne Hennessey 6, Joel Ward 5, Martin Kelly 5, James Tomkins 5, Patrick van Aanholt 6, James McArthur 5, Luka Milivojevic 6, Wilfried Zaha 6, Jason Puncheon 5, Jeffrey Schlupp 5, Chr...

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Kohli desperate to prove point in England

And that hurt me personally in a way that I wasn't able to contribute for the team. "These wickets (in the past season) have come and they are result of how much have strived for excellence, all I am ...

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8 tweets that defined the Sens vs. Pens Game 6 nail-biter

Now, the Sens and Pens will clash in the third Game 7 of the spring on Thursday night in Pittsburgh, the scene of the Penguins' 7-0 shellacking on Sunday. Ottawa Senators defenseman Fredrik Claesson...

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Real Madrid wins its 1st Spanish title since 2012

Real Madrid wins its 1st Spanish title since 2012

There was a brief moment of concern when Ronaldo needed treatment after falling awkwardly from a challenge but the Portuguese, who scored for the fifth time in three league games, was able to finish t...

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Manchester United dedicate Europa League title to Manchester Arena victims

Manchester United dedicate Europa League title to Manchester Arena victims

There was recognition before the game of those killed in Monday's attack in Manchester and United's players wore black armbands in respect. "I want to dedicate this trophy to the victims". Altho...

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Wayne Rooney hints at Everton FC return

Following the Europa League final last night, there were many updates on Antoine Griezmann's move to Man United. But I still feel I've got other qualities that can help the team and, as I said, it's a...

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Arsenal Miss Out On Champions League Spot

Arsenal Miss Out On Champions League Spot

Mustafi missed yesterday's closing Premier League win over Everton after suffering a blow to the head during the win over Sunderland at the Emirates last Tuesday night. "It's quite easy to say 'Ge...

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Renan Barao returns to bantamweight, faces Aljamain Sterling at UFC 214

Renan Barao returns to bantamweight, faces Aljamain Sterling at UFC 214

A former champion, Barao (34-4) went 1-1 in two appearances at the 145-pound featherweight division previous year. The other major fight to be added to the card is a bantamweight bout between fo...

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Celtics star Thomas contemplating surgery for injured hip

From hitting the championship-winning shot against the Golden State Warriors in the 2016 NBA Finals to stepping up at a time when small forward LeBron James was struggling through foul trouble , Cle...

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Wayne Rooney has 'more or less' decided on Manchester United future

It doesn't appear that Rooney will be forced out of Old Trafford, with Jose Mourinho telling BT Sport that he would be "happy" if his captain chose to stay with the Red Devils. " Wayne Rooney was r...

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New GAME Act drafted to repeal federal ban on sports betting

New GAME Act drafted to repeal federal ban on sports betting

After a yearlong review of federal gambling laws and the legal and illegal markets, Pallone said he found that illegal gambling is prevalent in the US and believes the laws need to be updated to maint...

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Toure has interesting offers reveals agent

Toure has interesting offers reveals agent

Especially the next one at home in front of our own fans because I think they deserve it. "The appreciation from the fans has been massive", he told reporters. "He's tough, he gets into challenges he ...

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Irving, LeBron push Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

Irving, LeBron push Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

Points Kyrie Irving scored in the third quarter, half of his career play-off high total of 42. That much we know. No sooner had last week's wild draft lottery dropped off the radar of the league's...

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Coca-Cola 600 could be a snoozer — Sunday's roundup

Coca-Cola 600 could be a snoozer — Sunday's roundup

Clint Bowyer had the same average finish as Logano in the first three stages, but Logano took the final spot by finishing higher than Bowyer in the third stage. But, no, he said, "second sucks ass". "...

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Odell Beckham still not at OTAs, despite report he would show today

Odell Beckham still not at OTAs, despite report he would show today

Tight end Rhett Ellison and defensive end Owa Odighizuwa were also not spotted at the start of Thursday's session. Beckham is under no obligation to attend if he doesn't want to, and he clearly does...

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Sharapova to enter Wimbledon qualifying

Sharapova to enter Wimbledon qualifying

The 30-year-old, whose chances of climbing high enough up the Women's Tennis Association rankings to make the automatic Wimbledon draw were scotched when she pulled out of this week's Italian Open w...

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Walkers Crisps '#WalkersWave' Twitter campaign spectacularly backfires

Walkers Crisps '#WalkersWave' Twitter campaign spectacularly backfires

But the campaign went off the rails this afternoon after mischievous Twitter users began sending in pictures of infamous criminals and paedophiles - which were promptly uploaded and reposted on the Wa...

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Hoffman goal helps Sens force Game 7 against Penguins

Hoffman goal helps Sens force Game 7 against Penguins

Pittsburgh was constantly putting pressure on net, and Anderson made some great saves along the way to keep it a one-goal game. After going down 2-1 in the series , the Penguins made multiple line...

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