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Seeking first major, Fowler takes lead at US Open

Reed went 3-1-1 in his matches that weekend at Hazeltine, and you figured it was just the beginning. This is the first time Mickelson has missed the U.S. "I just wanted to draw a parallel to someone...

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Inter needs to look to its youth team, Spalletti says

Inter needs to look to its youth team, Spalletti says

Luciano Spalletti hopes Roma can be reunited around new boss Eusebio Di Francesco after admitting he played a divisive role around Francesco Totti's departure. "You'll have to ask the sporting ...

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Boston Celtics, Lakers interested in Josh Jackson?

As for his preference on where he'd like to be drafted , Fultz said, "I would like to go one [to the Celtics], but wherever I land is where I go". And while they are among the teams near the top th...

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Warriors release statement on possible White House visit

The party began as soon as Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry and the Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 at Oracle Arena to clinch their second championship in three years. "There were...

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Luka Modric: Real Madrid star expecting more Champions League wins

Luka Modric: Real Madrid star expecting more Champions League wins

The fans have been at it once again, however, with many calling for Man United to take Rodriguez and Bale away from Los Blancos before the pair meet in the European competition in August. "In the se...

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Lions Labour To Beat Barbarians In Tour Opener

Lions Labour To Beat Barbarians In Tour Opener

English midfielders Jonathan Joseph and Ben Te'o - ostensibly chosen to fit coach Warren Gatland's penchant for crashing beyond the gain line - were mostly anonymous, running less than 40 metres com...

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United signs Sweden defender Lindelof from Benfica

United signs Sweden defender Lindelof from Benfica

He was at Carrington this morning for a medical and has now officially joined Jose Mourinho's set-up ahead of the July pre-season tour. "I can't talk about Manchester United ". Mourinho also has...

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Lonzo Ball Rips Father In Funny New Foot Locker Commercial

Financial terms are not yet known for Ball's part of the deal. According to Darren Rovell of ESPN, Leaf Trading Cards are selling cards with Ball's face and autograph on them for $59.95 each. You ca...

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Murray sweeps past Khachanov into French Open quarters

It is the 10th time in the last 12 grand slams that the Swiss, the victor here in 2015, has reached the last eight. "They are all obviously playing extremely well", Murray told reporters at his po...

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Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole

The excitement got to the young driver. We kind of stalled him out, and I just had to hit our marks and not mess up. He has 20/1 odds to win, but this is one of his best tracks . "That would have bee...

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US Open at a glance

US Open at a glance

You can not play this golf course if you're not in position off the tee, and I wasn't in position. "Hit a few good shots, get on a roll, and I kept it going". Open. He said he considers it a complimen...

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England set for a tougher test against NZ

England set for a tougher test against NZ

The match was effected by rain but overs were not reduced in either innings. The New Zealand side meet Bangladesh in Cardiff on Friday night (NZ time) in their final pool match of the one-day ...

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Judge's homer helps Yankees beat Angels

Judge's homer helps Yankees beat Angels

Come on, veteran Yankee fans, when Aaron Judge smashed that 496-foot homer on Sunday, weren't you having flashbacks to Mickey Mantle? Which is to say: Calling Aaron Judge a real-deal Major Leagu...

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Mauricio Pochettino can not wait for start to new season with Tottenham

It is a similar story for Huddersfield, who were last in England's top division 45 years ago, and played their last fixture on April 29, 1972 away at Crystal Palace. After their trip to St James' Park...

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Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

Someone forgot to tell Rickie Fowler how challenging this was supposed to be. Erin Hills was kind to Rickie Fowler and rough on several others during the first round of the U.S. Spectators des...

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Jose Ortiz gets first Crown win aboard Tapwrit in Belmont

Tapwrit overtook Irish War Cry down the stretch and won by two lengths. Neither Always Dreaming nor the 2017 Preakness victor Cloud Computing were in the field for Saturday's Belmont Stakes, ...

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Playing both sides: Fultz happy to land with Lakers, Celtics

Tough, athletic, long, versatile, elite motor. Markelle Fultz has established himself as the front-runner to be taken by the Boston Celtics with the top overall pick in the June 22 National Bask...

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Kedar Jadhav proves to be India's secret weapon

The two finalists will now lock horns with each other on Sunday (June 18) at The Oval in London. 19 Wickets taken by India between overs 11 and 40 in this Champions Trophy, the most by any tea...

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Charlton Athletic appear to have been drawn TWICE in League Cup draw

Charlton Athletic appear to have been drawn TWICE in League Cup draw

Bradley Flett posed the question what if Charlton Athletic and Charlton Athletic both get to the final of the "fabled Carabao Cup". Norwich City will actually host Swindon. Last season's FA Cup gian...

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Pacquiao: Patronizing Mayweather-McGregor fight up to fans

Pacquiao: Patronizing Mayweather-McGregor fight up to fans

Dana White has never been shy to give some honest opinions that have the potential to hurt some feelings, but this new one to the fighters on the UFC roster was surely unique. Mayweather will come of...

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India put Bangladesh to the sword in Champions Trophy semi-final

VIRAT KOHLI , India's captain, on Pakistan's progress. "We were in a situation in this game where we were controlling things, but like a few previous occasions we lost the momentum and never got i...

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Panoz debuts 603-hp GT-EV electric race auto at Le Mans

Panoz debuts 603-hp GT-EV electric race auto at Le Mans

Green4U technical boss Brian Willis revealed that the project had only started "roughly three months ago", but stated that the vehicle should run for the first time in the next six to eight months. Do...

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What's in a name? Ask Paulina Gretzky

Johnson's grandfather Art Whisnant sent a photo of the new family addition to ESPN . Johnson and Gretzky had it all planned out. According to TMZ , the athlete has since flown to Wisconsin to d...

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LeBron James' legacy secure despite Finals loss to Warriors

I suppose I am exposing myself to pity in that I didn't properly "appreciate greatness", but I don't think I watched more than the equivalent of two Golden State Warriors games this year. He describ...

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Dufner captures fifth TOUR victory at the Memorial

Dufner captures fifth TOUR victory at the Memorial

He carded a 68 to finish at 13-under-par 275, becoming the second Ohio-born player to win the prestigious event after Jack Nicklaus , the tournament's host and founder. I really wasn't out of posit...

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England draw was one of the

England draw was one of the "most emotional games ever" for Strachan

The Scots led 2-1 after two magnificent Leigh Griffiths free-kicks in the last three minutes of normal time followed an opening goal from England substitute Alex Oxlade Chamberlain on 70 minut...

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Lloris: Pogba 'had something to prove' against England

Lloris believes that Pogba was extra motivated to put in a good performance at the Stade de France and is confident that the 24-year-old will continue to improve. We were able to make the difference...

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Roland Garros to crown new women's champion following day of upsets

Roland Garros to crown new women's champion following day of upsets

As for Venus, the elder Williams sister will have to target Wimbledon as she looks to end a grand slam drought that goes back to that event in 2008. Forced off the tour with a variety of ailments, t...

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Rafael Nadal completes La Decima by winning French Open 2017

Rafael Nadal completes La Decima by winning French Open 2017

It was also his first major since winning the 2014 French Open , and the third time he's triumphed in Paris without dropping a set. Switching to English, Nadal continued: "The feeling I have here...

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Penguins repeat as champions

Penguins repeat as champions

The Chicago Blackhawks . However, the Pens are the first team to repeat as champions since the '97-'98 Detroit Red Wings. Neither team scored until former Predator Patric Hornqvist beat Pekka Ri...

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Paddy Barnes: I'd love to see Conor McGregor knock out Floyd Mayweather

However, McGregor appears to be facing mission impossible - a first boxing contest against a man who is one of the greatest fighters of all-time. "This is really an unprecedented event", said Step...

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Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray

The Swiss third seed broke the big-serving Cilic six times, spraying the court with winners throughout the match to ruthlessly sweep the seventh seed aside. Stan Wawrinka beat Marin Cilic 6-3 6-3 6...

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Lewis Hamilton wins in Canada

Hamilton led all the way after taking pole position but was under attack early when Ricciardo's teammate Max Verstappen got a huge jump off the grid, launching his Red Bull from fifth to second by t...

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Lakers trying to schedule a second visit for Lonzo Ball

There have been some rumors about changes in the draft order at the top. The Celtics remain the only team Markelle Fultz has worked out for. Teams tried to sag off him and allow him to shoot. I'...

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Hansen says Lions' squad 'split,' warns NZ primed

Hansen says Lions' squad 'split,' warns NZ primed

Borthwick's evasive answers continued when asked about the injury that has threatened Owen Farrell's participation in the first Test against the All Blacks, with the fly-half suffering a thigh strai...

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