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Germany's Loew to rotate against Chile with 100th win in sight

Vargas, who has 34 goals for Chile , nearly added to the lead in the first half with a powerful shot that struck the crossbar. The World Champions eventually leveled matters in the 41st minute wh...

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Boston Celtics Trade #1 Draft Pick to Philadelphia 76ers

If the more favorable of the Sixers' and Kings' 2019 first-round picks is the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft , the Sixers will instead convey the rights to the less favorable of those two picks...

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Olson, Brugman, Barreto hit 1st HRs, A's rout White Sox 10-2

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Daniel Gossett delivers during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Saturday, June 24, 2017, in Chicago. NEW YORK - Austin Bibens-Dirk...

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Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 million in Spanish tax fraud case

Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 million in Spanish tax fraud case

And among the first issues he will have to deal with is Ronaldo - who he bought in 2009 from Manchester United for a record 94 million euros ($105.3 million). The state prosecutor's office in Madrid...

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Ward Stops Kovalev to Retain Light Heavyweight Crown

Ward Stops Kovalev to Retain Light Heavyweight Crown

Andre Ward's win over Sergey Kovalev last November was mired in controversy after a controversial decision. With Kovalev clearly hurt, Ward poured on the punishment with a heavy barrage of punc...

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Mourinho accused of £3.3mn tax fraud in Spain

Mourinho accused of £3.3mn tax fraud in Spain

The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Madrid from 2010 to 2013, was accused of "two offences against the public treasury", the prosecutor's office said in a statement. Barcelona's Lionel Messi was sen...

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Boston Celtics trade number one pick to Philadephia 76ers

If the Lakers pick falls outside those parameters, the Sixers will either send the better of their or the Sacramento Kings' 2019 draft pick to the Celtics, provided it is not the No. 2 overall a...

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Mexico 2-1 Russia: Hosts knocked out of Confederations Cup after defeat

Portugal are set to rest Cristiano Ronaldo for Saturday's clash against New Zealand as the Euro 2016 winners look to clinch their place in next week's Confederations Cup semi-finals. The classy...

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Portugal battles to contain fires amid plane crash reports

Portuguese authorities have said a violent fire in Pedrogao that killed 64 people has been de facto tamed. Officials said they had sent a crash investigation team to the area, but so far have no fur...

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Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

None of the side that won the 2014 World Cup final in Brazil is present in coach Joachim Loew's squad in Russian Federation, with some having retired and others either injured or rested. "I am s...

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De Villiers confident of leading South Africa in 2019 World Cup

Skipper AB de Villiers (16) and David Miller (1) were sent packing in the 29th and 30th overs, respectively, which saw South Africa reduced to 142/4. That brought De Villiers to the crease as he...

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Twins in first place as big draft night arrives

Twins in first place as big draft night arrives

Greene, chosen as a pitcher, also played shortstop at Notre Dame High School , but a fastball that can reach 100 miles per hour has the Reds projecting him as a future ace. The 17-year-old was announ...

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Ortiz earns 'super honor' with Red Sox retiring his No. 34

Ortiz earns 'super honor' with Red Sox retiring his No. 34

Boston defeated the Los Angeles Angel's 9-4 at Fenway Park on Friday night with the offense clicking on all cylinders for the Red Sox. The Red Sox have become well known for their ceremonies, for ...

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Germany vs. Cameroon in 2017 Confederations Cup

Can was one of few Germans to put in an impressive display during Thursday's 1-1 draw with Chile , thriving in his deep-lying midfielder role and replicating the kind of all-action display that saw h...

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Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd straight day

Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd straight day

Billups , a five-time All-Star player with an impeccable reputation around the league, lacks front-office experience. Billups has zero front office experience and is now an analyst for ESPN . Gri...

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Australia draws Cameroon 1:1 in FIFA Confederations Cup

Stand-in skipper Mark Milligan said the two days in between matches would be enough time to prepare for the Indomitable Lions. Meanwhile, Manchester City goalkeeper Claudio Bravo could pl...

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Steve Hansen: This is just the start for All Blacks

Steve Hansen: This is just the start for All Blacks

A hard-fought test gave the 2016 World Player of the Year few opportunities to showcase his more sublime skills but there were gasps from Lions and All Blacks fans alike at a one-handed pick-up ...

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ICC Women's World Cup to launch special Twitter emojis for captains

However, Wilson's dismissal for 81 - one of four run-outs suffered by the hosts - was the beginning of the end for England as they were bowled out for 246. They followed this up by stifling England...

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World XI will play in Pakistan, confirm ICC

World XI will play in Pakistan, confirm ICC

An experienced New Zealand, who are the only other world champions aside from England and Australia, reigning World T20 winners West Indies, India , Pakistan, South Africa and Sri Lanka are also comp...

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Andrew Johns Flipped After NSW Didn't Explode Johnathan Thurston's Shoulder

Queensland came back from the dead to break New South Wales hearts with a dramatic 18-16 game two State of Origin victory in Sydney tonight. Maroons Tim Glasby, left, and Gavin Cooper tackl...

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Fiery South Africa level Twenty20 series as England collapse under pressure

With this, Roy became the first cricketer to be dismissed like this in the worldwide T20s. However, England captain Eoin Morgan said there would be changes to the XI which were beaten in Taunton ...

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The Los Angeles Lakers Introduce Lonzo Ball At Press Conference

The Los Angeles Lakers Introduce Lonzo Ball At Press Conference

That's definitely the goal. "I like to tell stories". And everybody kept saying what if? Okay, then. I've always bet on myself, right? Ball made his first public appearance earlier in the afternoo...

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There is now a street in Boston named after David Ortiz

There is now a street in Boston named after David Ortiz

Ortiz accepted the honor as Yawkey Way Extension was named for him in a ceremony early Thursday afternoon outside Fenway Park saying he was thankful to have had an effect during the 14 years he has be...

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Parade of forwards at top of NHL draft

Parade of forwards at top of NHL draft

Rutherford believed that the National Hockey League was allowing teams to take liberties with star players , particularly Crosby and Malkin. Neal was ready once again to take off, and he showed his...

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Matt Mitrione Finishes Fedor Emelianenko At Bellator NYC

Matt Mitrione Finishes Fedor Emelianenko At Bellator NYC

This proved crucial, as Mitrione was able to scramble quickly to his knees and fire a vicious follow-up salvo that rendered Emelianenko completely unconscious. If you recall, the pairing was supposed ...

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Chicago Bulls: 2017 NBA Draft Grades

Chicago Bulls: 2017 NBA Draft Grades

We'll see which draft assets the Sixers wind up losing in the long run, but it felt like the right time for Philly to strike. We can see the light at the end of the tunnel with the Sixers, but slo...

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Ward vs Kovalev II: Round by round analysis

Ward vs Kovalev II: Round by round analysis

The eighth-round knockout cemented Ward as one of boxing's pound-for-pound best and defended his WBO, IBF and WBA belts. Again the Russian started stronger, with Ward firing off enough counter...

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National Basketball Association draft draws second-largest audience on ESPN

National Basketball Association draft draws second-largest audience on ESPN

Here is how the IL basketball team fared against the NBA Draft first round players last season. It came in an Instagram post sponsored by a watch company. "This city has to feel fantastic", coac...

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Floyd Mayweather ends retirement to face UFC Champ Conor McGregor

Asked about the financial situation surrounding the fight, Dana White said all involved were very happy with the deal. The fight had been pencilled in for September 16 but the mouthwatering middle...

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Philadelphia 76ers Talking Draft Pick Trade

Philadelphia 76ers Talking Draft Pick Trade

The usually ho-hum NBA Draft suddenly got incredibly interesting overnight, with the confirmation of the long-suspected trade between Philly and the Boston Celtics , that will now see the Sixers...

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South Africa beat England in thriller to level T20 series

Eoin Morgan's men were asked to chase down South Africa's 174 for eight after Surrey seamer Tom Curran had become the fifth England player to take three wickets on his global T20 debut. "We g...

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Who's No. 3? National Basketball Association draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

Who's No. 3? National Basketball Association draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

The 6-foot-4 Jackson, who left Duke after his freshman season, is a combo guard going to a team in need of backcourt help. He averaged 16.8 points and 7.3 rebounds at Duke. I felt like the type of p...

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Shuttler Srikanth enters Australian Open final

Srikanth will face Chen Long of China in the final. It was nearly a case of tables turned as Chen was under pressure late in the second game as he served long and the victory was complete when Chen Lo...

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Hometown standout Lonzo Ball eager to play for LA Lakers

If you missed out on the first run of Big Baller Brand's ZO2 Prime, the signature shoe of Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball , there's a new "Sho'Time" colorway available now. Magic and LaVar appear to believ...

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Kumble quits as India coach over Kohli spat

Kumble was roped in as the head coach of the national team last June on an one-year term, but despite reports of differences with the skipper, the Indian cricket board extended his tenure till the...

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