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Raiders moving from Oakland to Las Vegas

Ultimately he didn't think a proper plan was in place. "Always try to do a big, big huge opening day tailgate", said Dr. LeBaron Woodyard, an Oakland Raiders fan from Sacramento who gets up at 4...

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Christian Pulisic Not Fazed by USMNT Expectations

Bruce Arena made key changes in his first starting lineup since replacing Jurgen Klinsmann as US national team coach, starting goalkeeper Tim Howard , defenders Geoff Cameron and Jorge Villafana...

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SC football accommodates Final Four, moves up spring game kick off

SC football accommodates Final Four, moves up spring game kick off

Maybe as important, players who have been longer in a program have had tine to adjust and to buy into the style and philosophy of their coach.That's especially apparent with how Gonzaga, Oregon and SC...

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Blind fired as head coach of Netherlands

Blind fired as head coach of Netherlands

In the Netherlands' last 15 qualifiers, be it for Euros or World Cup, their only wins have come against Kazakhstan, Latvia , Belarus and Luxembourg . "A foreign trainer is also an option". "A fo...

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Paulinho hat-trick keeps Brazil on road to Russian Federation

Brazil has also conceded just one goal in that stretch, an own-goal in a 2-1 victory over Colombia. The teams will face off Tuesday at Estadio Centenario in Montevideo, Uruguay , in a CONMEBOL (So...

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Pakistan bowler Irfan banned for a year

Pakistan bowler Irfan banned for a year

Earlier this month, however, Irfan was provisionally suspended from all forms after he was summoned to appear before the anti-corruption committee. "When contacted, I had given the bookies a shut-...

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South Africa lucky to nab draw: Du Plessis

The situation was tailor-made for the fast-scoring right hander, with New Zealand having struggled against a tight South Africa attack in the first session. After being out for a duck in the first...

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USC Women Also Headed To Final Four!

USC Women Also Headed To Final Four!

However, the Noles would bounce back to cut the lead to 7-6 on an Ivey Slaughter layup. SCOUTING REPORT: "I thought there were teams that maybe could take advantage of (7-foot-1, 300-pound center Pr...

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Stung Mercedes vow to strike back in China

Stung Mercedes vow to strike back in China

With Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen, who won the title for them 10 years ago, finishing fourth in Melbourne , the Scuderia lead Mercedes by four points in the constructors' standings. Ferrari president Ser...

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England head coach Eddie Jones takes full responsibility after Grand Slam miss

But just as captain Rory Best insisted Ireland must chase a good 80-minute performance over denying England an historic win, forwards coach Simon Easterby demanded his side ignore any outside inte...

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Rooney's England career not over, insists Southgate

Gareth Southgate has named Torino goalkeeper Joe Hart as England captain for their World Cup qualifier against Lithuania. "You would probably say the same if I wasn't in the squad, but if I wasn't...

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Marcus Stroman shines as Team USA takes home WBC title

Marcus Stroman shines as Team USA takes home WBC title

Puerto Rico lost for the first time in eight games after outscoring the opposition 55-26. Instead, they won three straight elimination games against three of the best countries in the sport: The Dom...

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Steve Smith caught abusing Murali Vijay in Dharamsala Test

Murali Vijay (right) appeals with bowler Ravindra Jadeja during the third test against Australia. The on-field umpires considered it for a referral. It isn't the first time a catch has sparked a row...

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Tipping Off: Second half of Final Four field to be decided

As Gonzaga's coach from 2000 to 2014, Graves led the Bulldogs to their first tournament appearance and NCAA victory. CT head coach Geno Auriemma shouts instructions during the first half of a region...

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Speaker Paul Ryan says House to revisit health care, offers no details

Rep. Ted Poe (R-Texas) said during an interview Monday on CNN's "New Day" that he resigned from the conservative House Freedom Caucus over the weekend because of the group's rejection of a Re...

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USMNT schedule: TV, start time for World Cup qualifier vs. Honduras

USMNT schedule: TV, start time for World Cup qualifier vs. Honduras

With the win, the US jumps into the fourth spot in the hex with three points and erases the negative goal differential. "We have good players and good people, and that has made for a good week here ...

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Neymar reveals the Premier League clubs that he 'admires'

Tottenham coped well without injured 19-goal striker Harry Kane with Christian Eriksen's superb 14th-minute shot putting them ahead before Dele Alli stroked home a second-half penalty. "Despite all th...

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Aussie cricketers are no longer friends, says Virat Kohli

But the kangaroo and the emu on the baggy green cap seldom take a backward step, and Steve Smith and his side threw themselves into the Indian adventure with an intensity that shocked the hosts. Steve...

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Hazlewood: Kohli feeling the heat ahead of series decider

Smith has scored a ton in six of his past seven Tests against India . A two-week training camp was scheduled in Dubai prior to Australia's arrival in India , so they could control the types of sur...

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Curry's 32 lead Warriors over Rockets 113-106

Curry's 32 lead Warriors over Rockets 113-106

The Houston Rockets (51-22) will host the Golden State Warriors (59-14) in a Western Conference heavyweight clash at the Toyota Center on Tuesday evening. Stephen Curry drops 32 points in a win ove...

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Messi Banned From World Cup Qualifiers For Abusing Assistant Referee

Messi Banned From World Cup Qualifiers For Abusing Assistant Referee

Speaking to the media after Spain's 2-0 friendly victory over France in Paris, centre-back Pique took aim at the seemingly draconian punishment. Initially, the incident was not included in referee S...

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ARU, Force reject report of Super Rugby exit

ARU, Force reject report of Super Rugby exit

The ARU also said no decision had been made on cutting any of Australia's five sides from the sprawling competition which also includes teams from New Zealand, South Africa, Japan and Argentina. Howar...

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Ozil has few options if he leaves Arsenal, says Ballack

Q: What are your thoughts on whether Wenger should stay or leave the club? Michael Ballack feels Mesut Ozil is waiting to learn if Arsene Wenger will remain at Arsenal before deciding his own fu...

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Big Ten rides NCAA Tournament surge with 3 teams in Sweet 16

Big Ten rides NCAA Tournament surge with 3 teams in Sweet 16

This team is young, though, and will be back next year even stronger. While the result Thursday wasn't ideal, nobody could fault Michigan's effort. The Ducks outscored the Wolverines 34-16 in the ...

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Ireland beat England to deny them the Grand Slam and world record

They dominated first-half play, overpowering England at the breakdown and mounting unsafe line breaks down the right wing led by fullback Jared Payne in his first worldwide start since November. Bes...

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F1: How Sebastian Vettel pulled off a strategic stunner at Australian GP

F1: How Sebastian Vettel pulled off a strategic stunner at Australian GP

When Vettel came in for his pit stop he came our right in front of the Red Bull and Ferrari, fended off Verstappen, and promptly drove away. Vettel said he had "great respect" for three-time champio...

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Wizards beat Lakers 119-108 to clinch division title

Wizards beat Lakers 119-108 to clinch division title

Following Friday's playoff berth, the Wizards embarked a five-game road trip, which started in Cleveland with a riveting 127-115 win over LeBron (no, LeBron didn't rest) and the Cavaliers Saturday n...

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Paulinho nets HAT-TRICK as Brazil down Uruguay 4-1

Paulinho nets HAT-TRICK as Brazil down Uruguay 4-1

Now the five-time World Cup champions total 30 points, seven more than Uruguay and 10 above the lowest place that could guarantee a berth in the next World Cup. There was only going to be one outcom...

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Hart to captain England in Lithuania clash

Nearly all of their offensive power; Jamie Vardy, Dele Alli , Adam Lallana, Marcus Rashford and Jesse Lingard play for teams that use counter-pressing. The 29-year-old goalkeeper is now on loan a...

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Kentucky's season ends short of reaching the Final Four

North Carolina forward Luke Maye (32) shoots the winning basket as Kentucky guard Isaiah Briscoe (13) defends in the second half of the South Regional final game in the NCAA college basketball tour...

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N. Korea could be in final preparations for nuclear test

While not singling out a country deemed hostile to Japan, the draft proposal revealed March 28 evidently has North Korea in mind, given its repeated provocations involving unannounced nuclear and ...

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Jorge Linares outclasses Anthony Crolla to retain title

It's what helped me really establish myself as a professional fighter and to gain more experience. How about some old school Saturday afternoon boxing? "It was one of the fights of the year last t...

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Ajinkya is more chilled out than Virat: Smith

Mumbai: Ex-BCCI president slammed Indian cricket board for compromising Team India Virat Kohli's integrity in the wake of controversies surrounding the ongoing India versus Australia Test serie...

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Coutinho unconcerned by Everton rise ahead of Merseyside derby

Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho can not see his side slipping below local rivals Everton by the end of the season as the teams gear up for a Premier League Merseyside derby on Saturday. The pos...

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David de Gea no longer Real Madrid's top summer transfer target

David de Gea no longer Real Madrid's top summer transfer target

The Blues will be back in the Champions League next season and will be eager to keep their most influential players at the club so as to challenge on all fronts. Gareth Bale, signed from Tottenham ...

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