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Man United: Jones - We can challenge next season

Man United: Jones - We can challenge next season

Rashford was a revelation, a much-needed shot in the arm, in the final third of 2015/16 when United huffed and puffed to the finish line under Louis van Gaal . Another of Mourinho's reported target...

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Murray faces French Open tester against in-form Kuznetsov

Murray faces French Open tester against in-form Kuznetsov

But the world No. 1 got into his stride and saw out the final set in just 27 minutes, sealing the match with a forehand down the line after winning eight successive games. Third seed Stan Wawrinka's ...

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South Africa seamers wreak havoc to secure consolation win

South Africa seamers wreak havoc to secure consolation win

An overcast morning and a green-tinged pitch offered the promise of some assistance to South Africa's quicks but Proteas captain AB de Villiers could hardly have expected his side, already 2-0 dow...

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David Wagner to talk with Jurgen Klopp after clinching promotion

David Wagner to talk with Jurgen Klopp after clinching promotion

When Wagner was plucked from his role as Borussia Dortmund's reserve team coach by Huddersfield owner Dean Hoyle in November 2015, many pundits claimed his lack of experience in the cut-throat...

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Tigers drop finale in Chicago as Zimmermann gets roughed up again

Tigers drop finale in Chicago as Zimmermann gets roughed up again

Gonzalez saw his ideal game, no-hitter and shutout evaporate on the first three batters of the seventh inning. Initially ruled an error , which briefly kept the no-hitter intact, the play soon was ch...

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Arsene Wenger to extend Arsenal reign

Arsene Wenger admits his future should have been resolved sooner, but is "committed" to Arsenal and "forgiving" of his detractors. Wenger implied after the Chelsea win he would be happy to stay...

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LeBron James' Cavaliers embracing underdog status in NBA Finals rematch with Warriors

LeBron James' Cavaliers embracing underdog status in NBA Finals rematch with Warriors

As recalled by Bleacher Report , during the NBA Finals past year Curry was checked by the Cavs' defensive tactics and as a result sniping proved hard for the ace player unlike in the regular and ...

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Alonso wins Rookie of the Year award for 2017 Indy 500

Alonso wins Rookie of the Year award for 2017 Indy 500

You follow me for two weeks every single minute, but I really enjoy. " Thanks for the welcoming". Millions of eyes were on Indianapolis Sunday, most of which were glued to former Formula One Worl...

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LeBron James Says | Kyrie Irving 'was born for these moments'

Those missed shots, combined with a Kyrie Irving takeover in the third quarter, would prove to be part of the narrative for Game 4 - missed opportunities - as the Cavs rallied for a 112-99 Game 4 ...

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NBA Finals: LeBron James compares 2017 Warriors to 2014 Spurs

NBA Finals: LeBron James compares 2017 Warriors to 2014 Spurs

Barnes' struggles in the Finals are well-chronicled, particularly as the Warriors lost the last three games to blow a 3-1 series lead. Cleveland needs LeBron to be on his A-game each and every n...

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N'golo Kante named Chelsea players' player of the year

It was his 580th game as captain of the team."There's a special relationship between me and the Chelsea fans".'I couldn't care less, I promise you."I never want to be that player who says, "I wish I...

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Diego Costa says he won't go to China, only to Atletico

I've played until the end of my contract, which is today basically. Atletico Madrid will take advantage of any weakness Chelsea show towards Diego Costa's future as they aim to re-sign the Spa...

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British PM candidates clash over Brexit in TV grilling

Jeremy Corbyn is not prepared for Brexit talks that will start within days of the General Election and would find himself "alone and naked" in the negotiations, Theresa May has claimed. Jeremy Corb...

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Sportswriter Terry Frei fired for racist Indy 500 tweet

Sportswriter Terry Frei fired for racist Indy 500 tweet

Still ecstatic on Tuesday at his new place in history as the first Japanese driver to win "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing ", Sato posed for photos atop the Empire State Building, rang the Nasdaq ...

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Good day at the office for captain Morgan after England trounce SA

Chasing a target of 340 for victory, South Africa were never in the hunt. In this South Africa tour of England in this year 2017, both of the team playing three ODI matches, three T20 matches, a...

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Cool Hand Lue: Cavs coach keeps NBA champs calm amid chaos

Cool Hand Lue: Cavs coach keeps NBA champs calm amid chaos

Lue would prefer less attention, but it comes with the territory as coach of the defending National Basketball Association champions. Year one gave us an NBA Finals with Kyrie Irving , Kevin Love...

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Alonso's target for the Indy 500 is to 'enjoy the moment'

Indianapolis Motor Speedway chief Doug Boles believes the excitement and appreciation Alonso has shown for the event has already endeared him to USA fans. He's been an awesome addition to the field....

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Indy 500 champ Takuma Sato still baring his soul

Indy 500 champ Takuma Sato still baring his soul

There was no reason to. As Sato began passing one vehicle after another, Andretti admitted he anxious that engine trouble might strike again. Sato took the lead from Castroneves for good o...

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Dillon snags first NASCAR Cup victory at late-night Coca-Cola 600

Dillon had struggled so far this year, and Childress made a crew chief change on the auto this week, replacing Richard "Slugger" Labbe with Justin Alexander. "So that's a little tough to swallow. I ce...

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Im not a young man, Im a very young man: Arsene Wenger

Im not a young man, Im a very young man: Arsene Wenger

Arsenal forward Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain said he was not bothered when Nigerian global Victor Moses went down inside the box in Saturday's FA Cup final but was surprised by the sending off. With ...

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French Open: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic advance to second round

Hot temperatures are expected throughout the day, with a chance of thunderstorm in the afternoon. En route the French Open, Nadal won his 10th Monte-Carlo Masters title, his 10th Barcelona Open and ...

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Zverev loses on day of upsets on French Open showcourt

Zverev loses on day of upsets on French Open showcourt

After a regulation first set that he won in 45 minutes, the world No.1 lost his bearings midway through the second, dropping four games in a row to allow his 73rd-ranked opponent to square the match. ...

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Warriors boss Kerr will travel to Cleveland, but might not coach

But remember who they've played: the Boston Celtics , Toronto Raptors and Indiana Pacers. "It's still up in the air", Kerr said after Golden State's practice session on Monday. Playing with incredi...

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Jeremy Corbyn is very much 'Wenger in', he reveals

Arsenal ended a hard season on a high at the weekend, beating Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley to win the FA Cup . While that remains unclear, Wenger said the win against Chelsea was the ideal example o...

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Marlins roll to 9-2 win; Angels' Trout injured

He stayed in the game but was removed for a defensive replacement the following inning. Needless to say, the team needs Trout back as soon as possible. In Cleveland, Jason Kipnis went 4-for-4 with a...

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Takuma Sato wins Indy 500, Alonso retires with engine failure

Takuma Sato wins Indy 500, Alonso retires with engine failure

Sato , 40, avoided it all and became the fifth different driver to win the race for Andretti . "But you always learn something from those situations, and this time we proved we had what it takes". Ac...

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Arsene Wenger agrees to stay in charge at Arsenal

The 67-year-old ended the most hard season of his career on a high with a 2-1 FA Cup final win against Chelsea last weekend. By signing a new contract, Wenger - who had been earning £8.9 million pe...

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Kimi Raikkonen is a victim of the old Ferrari one-two

This stance was a reflection of their drivers' actions in the Bahrain race two weeks earlier, when Hamilton's hopes of victory were hampered by being stuck behind team-mate Valtteri Bottas while...

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Spurs still struggling to compete on wages, claims Pochettino

Spurs still struggling to compete on wages, claims Pochettino

Only Robbie Fowler, Alan Shearer, Thierry Henry and Robin van Persie have previously scored 25 goals in consecutive seasons in the Premier League. The 45-year-old Argentinian said he was not anxio...

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Wenger agrees deal to stay at Arsenal for two more seasons

Arsenal were winning 1-0 at the time of Moses's dismissal thanks to Alexis Sanchez's fourth-minute opener - which was awarded by the referee after the linesman had initially ruled it offside. The l...

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Celtics look to avoid elimination in Boston on KPUG

Here are our "3 Shots" from the second half of tonight's close-out win by the Wine and Gold. "We only had two fast-break points, so they neutralized what we wanted to do". A young team with its core s...

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Arsenal legend Ian Wright concerned over potential Arsene Wenger exit

The new contract is said to have been on the table long before last weekend's FA Cup final win over Chelsea . He returned to fitness in early 2017 but could not find a way into the side, with his...

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World's most expensive footballer Paul Pogba performs Umrah

He also issued greetings for the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan , which began on Saturday. Posing in front of Islam's most sacred site, the Kaaba , in one shot, he proceeds to caption it as ...

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Singh leads Langer by a stroke at Senior PGA on Trump course

While Nicklaus won the last of his eight majors when he was 56, Langer has captured seven of his nine in the year he turned 55 or after. Still, neither Singhs bum foot or Langers balky knee have imp...

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With Agassi along for a bit, Djokovic opens defense in Paris

With Agassi seated in the stands, generally expressionless during the match and silent afterward, the No. 2-seeded Djokovic was not always at his clean-swinging best while beating Marcel Granollers 6-...

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