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Crolla: 'I'm a stronger fighter now.'

Crolla picked up the pressure in the eighth round and tried to get in on the inside with Linares, but he had difficulty doing so and ate several hard right uppercuts. Linares, through a translator, ha...

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Knockout artists: Golovkin, Jacobs vie for middleweight belt

In the toughest fight of his stellar career, Golovkin often was stymied by Jacobs changing to a left-handed style. Gennady Golovkin, of Kazakhstan, celebrates after winning a middleweight boxing match...

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Big wind and wild outcomes at Match Play

Big wind and wild outcomes at Match Play

He was scheduled to play McIlroy in the second round, and while McIlroy was conceded a victory, he was eliminated four hours later when Kjeldsen won his second straight match. The Dane will advance to...

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Ailing Arsenal loses for fourth time in five Premier League games

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger follows the game, during the English Premier League soccer match between West Brom and Arsenal at The Hawthorns. Arsenal are five points shy of Liverpool in fourth...

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Elite! Chiozza hits 3 at OT buzzer, Gators beat Wisconsin

But it was Chiozza they mobbed as Wisconsin trudged off the floor with the 20,047 in the Garden in stunned delirium. The Badgers were on an emotional high at the end of regulation when Zak Showal...

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McLaren 'should be last', says Fernando Alonso despite strong Australian GP showing

McLaren 'should be last', says Fernando Alonso despite strong Australian GP showing

Still, Brown thinks there is a chance Alonso will stay with McLaren beyond 2017. "Maybe Fernando's not there the whole year". McLaren's Honda-powered cars suffered from a severely underwhelming ...

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Late Chris Martin goal gives Scotland victory over Slovenia at Hampden Park

Late Chris Martin goal gives Scotland victory over Slovenia at Hampden Park

His P45 was being placed inside an envelope for imminent delivery as a game unanimously regarded as "must win" - by himself and by his bosses at the SFA - was slipping away against Slovenia at a half-...

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Federer beats Wawrinka for trying 5th Indian Wells title

Neither player lost serve for the first nine games of the opening set, and neither player had even surrendered a break-point opportunity. Now I won it and I'm so, so happy. Federer's win over Wawrin...

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Bill Clinton praises McGuinness for peace shift

Bill Clinton praises McGuinness for peace shift

Following the IRA's second ceasefire in 1997, McGuinness became Sinn Fein's chief negotiator in peace talks that led to the landmark 1998 Good Friday peace accord. In many ways, the unusual arc of McG...

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Man United returning to United States for pre-season tour

Man United returning to United States for pre-season tour

However, he admitted after the game he would take cup success over a place in the top four. The Belgian global midfielder had scored his previous league goal in a 2-1 defeat at Bournemouth in Decemb...

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John Wall leads Washington Wizards to win over Cleveland Cavaliers

John Wall leads Washington Wizards to win over Cleveland Cavaliers

James briefly wore goggles to protect a scratched cornea sustained Friday night at Charlotte, and scored 24 points with 11 rebounds and eight assists. The Cavs listed him as questionable until about t...

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March Madness 2017: How Wisconsin survived foul trouble vs. Villanova

We were counted out after Omari and Phil, so I'm proud of these dudes. Now, like the Badgers, the Musketeers live to shock and bust brackets for another day. - John Wawrow reporting from Buffalo, ...

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Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jersey found

The league said an FBI investigation was ongoing. Authorities also found a jersey that had been missing from the Patriots' 2015 Super Bowl win. "I hope I get it back", Brady said . "It's un...

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Real Madrid to play Bayern in Champions League quarterfinals

Robert Lewandowski for Bayern Munich , with two goals and one assist over the humbling of Arsenal sees the German side's quest for their holy grail continue. Manuel Neuer: "It's always special to pl...

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Dharamsala Test: Steve Smith backs Ajinkya Rahane's leadership skills

Thakur, who was removed from the post of BCCI President early this year by the Supreme Court in the wake of the Lodha Committee recommendations, said that cricket australia has always tried to dictate...

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Arizona vs. Xavier in NCAA Tournament

Arizona vs. Xavier in NCAA Tournament

Bernard answered with the three to cut the lead to four. SAN JOSE, CA (COURTESY ARIZONAWILDCATS.COM) - Not long after losing to Arizona's Sean Miller at the 2015 NCAA Tournament , Xavier coach...

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Verstappen says Red Bull not on same level as rivals

Verstappen says Red Bull not on same level as rivals

Team-mate Max Verstappen qualified fifth as Red Bull trailed chief rivals Mercedes and Ferrari by a larger-than-anticipated margin on the timesheet. Those changes resulted in Sebastian Vettel being ...

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Chiozza's shot breaks Badgers hearts

Chiozza's shot breaks Badgers hearts

Unfortunately for Wisconsin , they will not be back next year. The Final Four is where Florida will struggle the most, where possible matchups against North Carolina, Kentucky and Arizona loom over t...

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Northern Ireland beat Norway to spoil Lagerback managerial bow

Northern Ireland beat Norway to spoil Lagerback managerial bow

Five games in and he was still waiting for his first victory, with a draw against Luxembourg in September 2012 dropping them to an all-time low of 129th in the world rankings, and O'Neill fearing his ...

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Nadal marches on in Miami to set up 1000th career match

Nadal marches on in Miami to set up 1000th career match

Dimitrov, who lost to Nadal in the Australian Open semi-final, has now lost three of his last six matches since winning the Sofia Open last month. Kohlschreiber - the 26th seed - stormed out of th...

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England boss Gareth Southgate urges Ross Barkley to continue fine Everton form

England boss Gareth Southgate urges Ross Barkley to continue fine Everton form

It publicised how he had not played a single minute for England in their last seven games. Goes to Euros and doesn't get a kick, not selected for 4 squads and then doesn't get a kick in the last two...

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Vardy steers Leicester to 1st away win of PL title defense

Strikers live and die by their goals but the overall performance of forwards is vitally important. Liverpool are now in fourth place with 10 games remaining, five points ahead of Arsenal, who have...

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No Durant, no problem for Golden State

No Durant, no problem for Golden State

During a jump ball, Stephen Curry and Thunder guard Semaj Christon got physical while battling for position. Golden State Warriors are already a championship caliber team in the last two seaso...

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Eye-popping: Wall, Wizards Blow Past LeBron, Cavs 127-115

The Suns burned them earlier this year. The Spurs are two games behind the Golden State Warriors for the best record in the National Basketball Association and face the Warriors and Cavaliers next...

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White Sox, SS Tim Anderson agree to $25M, 6-year contract

White Sox, SS Tim Anderson agree to $25M, 6-year contract

While the Sox struggled in vain to escape the crushing disappointment, fans and media often sought to project a residual dissatisfaction onto those players. Although the contract is a gamble since A...

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'Comfortable' Ozil soon to decide on his Arsenal future

'Comfortable' Ozil soon to decide on his Arsenal future

Given that his current deal at the club doesn't expire until 2018, should Arsenal seek to cash in on the Germany worldwide, this summer would likely be the opportune time to do so. He is still borde...

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India beat Australia to regain Border-Gavaskar Trophy

With the last runs of this series, Rahul scored his seventh test half-century, and sixth in this series, off 76 balls. A terrific display of fast bowling from Umesh Yadav and Bhuvneshwar Kumar knock...

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Dubai World Cup winner Arrogate set for break

Dubai World Cup winner Arrogate set for break

While Cigar liked to lay back a bit off the pace, and Holy Bull and Skip Away could beat you on the lead, they all won major races just off the pace and then left their opponents for dead in the stret...

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Lopez has 23 points as Nets top slumping Hawks, 107-92

Lopez has 23 points as Nets top slumping Hawks, 107-92

Coach Mike Budenholzer acknowledged that Bazemore could be ready to play Wednesday against the 76ers, but didn't comment on the statuses of Millsap nor Sefolosha beyond Tuesday, suggesting both could...

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Kansas, Purdue plan to make for a stylish Sweet 16 matchup

Kansas, Purdue plan to make for a stylish Sweet 16 matchup

Neither coach could have imagined it when they faced off that November night in 1994. The Jayhawks had four of five starters in double figures and even had a double-digit scorer off the bench. Howev...

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Stephen Curry leads unselfish Warriors offense past Kings

Stephen Curry leads unselfish Warriors offense past Kings

Labissiere narrowly missed a triple-double, complementing his 10 points with a game-high-tying 10 rebounds and team-high eight assists. The Golden State Warriors have had an easy schedule of games...

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Mesut Ozil Expects Decision On Arsenal Future 'Soon'

The FC panel yet again debate Arsene Wenger's impact at Arsenal , and if his vision should still be trusted at the club. Meanwhile, another of his fellow countrymen plying their trade in the Prem...

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Sweet 16 newcomer South Carolina faces Baylor in East Region

Sweet 16 newcomer South Carolina faces Baylor in East Region

Fourth-seeded Florida and seventh-seeded SC, two Southeastern Conference foes, will meet Sunday at Madison Square Garden with the victor advancing to the Final Four. "I'm really, really proud of our g...

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Beal, Wall lead Wizards to 104-100 win over Hawks

Beal, Wall lead Wizards to 104-100 win over Hawks

Washington won 18 of 21 entering the All-Star break, but largely stumbled upon returning because of defensive issues. A 110-102 loss at the Boston Celtics on Monday, the Wizards' fourth defeat in f...

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Germany 1-0 England: Lukas Podolski ends global career with worldie victor

Germany 1-0 England: Lukas Podolski ends global career with worldie victor

We should have had the game won, really. We could have done better there. There is no doubt who the man of the hour was, with Podolski's name writ large in the build-up and a fitting victor from his...

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