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Cruz, Polanco homer as Dominican Republic silences Venezuela

Maybe that's why this World Baseball Classic is so lovely. "We know that. There's no secrets to it". The last semi-final berth will go to the victor of Saturday's showdown between the USA (1-1) ...

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Dutch football coach fired after dramatic World Cup qualifier loss

The Dutch will travel to Bulgaria , a team that is also hungry for global matches and now trailing the leader of Group A by six points. As a result , the Dutch FA made a decision to sack the team'...

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'I will soon get over my disappointment' - Liverpool's Klopp

Guardiola , who won the Champions League twice during his time in charge of Barcelona, was delighted with the response of his players after a 3-1 defeat at Monaco on Wednesday knocked them out of the ...

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Pakistan will take India to court over cricket series: PCB chairman

Pakistan will take India to court over cricket series: PCB chairman

A leading daily reported , this is what an official from the BCCI said about the matter, "Permission has been sought from Home Ministry, we don't know what is the government stand". Bangladesh had la...

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Ireland deny England Grand Slam success

Ireland deny England Grand Slam success

England won the tournament last week with a 61-21 thrashing of Scotland , but they collected the Six Nations trophy in a downbeat mood as the third English side in 16 years to be denied a grand sla...

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Trump looks forward to visiting China: US state secretary

Trump looks forward to visiting China: US state secretary

Neither side indicated any concrete next steps, and Tillerson did not explicitly back Beijing's calls for negotiations with North Korea, which Washington has rejected. Trump has been a frequent China ...

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SEC, yes the football power, has 3 teams in Elite 8

SEC, yes the football power, has 3 teams in Elite 8

Favorites went 14-1 straight-up, 10-5 against the spread in the South Region, where No. 1 seed North Carolina lays 2.5 points to No. 2 seed Kentucky in a 2:05 p.m. Florida's Mike White, still reeling ...

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Barcelona slam FIFA's "unfair" four-game ban for "exemplary" Lionel Messi

Messi was not permitted to play in his country's World Cup qualifier against Bolivia on Tuesday and he will also miss qualifiers against Uruguay, Venezuela and Peru. The team has a possibility of not ...

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Cavs sitting F Kyle Korver several games with foot injury

That performance had prompted James to call out his teammates for lack of toughness in a defeat that saw their Eastern Conference lead over Boston shrink to one game. The Spurs are still trying to c...

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Team USA soars into the World Baseball Classic semifinals

The victor on Saturday finishes Pool F at 2-1, which will be enough to advance to the semifinals. Japan and the Netherlands will join Puerto Rico and tonight's victor in the WBC's final four. Li...

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Curry sparks Warriors, triple-king Westbrook sets National Basketball Association record

This is the third and final meet between Golden State and San Antonio in this season series . James Harden becomes the 1st player in National Basketball Association history to score and assist o...

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Pochettino: Barcelona move would be like joining Arsenal from Tottenham

Tottenham had said they had known about the meeting, Pochettino said it was a "coincidence" and that it only lasted for five minutes. "I'd never had a manager, who wants you to improve day by day ...

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Neymar on 'same level' as Messi and Ronaldo - Ronaldinho

Neymar on 'same level' as Messi and Ronaldo - Ronaldinho

Barcelona battles Valencia at 3:45 p.m. Sunday, March 19 in La Liga action at Camp Nou. But the 97-time Brazil global was unwilling to compare modern-day Barca to his team. "That's not for me to say...

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Carolina goalie Lack out of hospital after suffering neck injury versus Detroit

Unfortunately it's over. You just move on and look to the future". The contest was a rescheduled date from the two teams' earlier-season matchup at PNC on December 19 that was postponed due to a bro...

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Zags, Ducks give West Coast flair to Final Four in Phoenix

It will play No. 1 seed UConn in Monday's regional final. And Dillon Brooks just gives us a lot of passion. "None of our kids have experienced anything like this". One of the nation's hottest shooti...

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Cold shooting leaves Pistons flat as Utah seizes control early, cruises

Cold shooting leaves Pistons flat as Utah seizes control early, cruises

Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy believes the Jazz have been overlooked. "I'll give them a lot of credit". Our defense was terrible too, " Van Gundy said. The Pistons have 16 games left to make up their...

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Credit goes to two batsmen: Virat Kohli lauds Handscomb, Marsh

Credit goes to two batsmen: Virat Kohli lauds Handscomb, Marsh

When an Australian scribe asked about the mocking incident involving himself and Glenn Maxwell, an upset Kohli said: "It's amusing all our guys ask about cricket as the first thing and you ask about...

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Duke stunned by SC in NCAA Tournament

Duke lost, quite simply, because their roster is - was - flawed, and the individual talent amongst their ranks was not enough to overcome it. Instead, it was drowned out by the sound of one Carolina...

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Glenn Maxwell proves detractors wrong with superlative maiden Test hundred

Glenn Maxwell proves detractors wrong with superlative maiden Test hundred

However, India missed an opportunity to review when Glen Maxwell gloved a ball onto his pads and was caught. "I know how bad it felt when I played that last game in Dubai and didn't play again and I...

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Oakland stadium director: No desire to host Raiders in '19

Foster also had 124 combined tackles, one sack, and three defended passes. Although Davis wants to stay in Oakland, he clearly won't be keep his team there if it doesn't have any support. The leagu...

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Former West Ham striker Cole joins Indonesia's Persib

Former West Ham striker Cole joins Indonesia's Persib

He's a big player in Europe. The Persib fans are great. "He went for a medical test and passed it on Wednesday", the club's CEO, Teddy Tjahjono, was quoted as saying by Persib's website, persib.co.id,...

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Federer beats Wawrinka for fifth Indian Wells title

Whatever Federer achieves in Miami, which for most players will be their last hard-court tournament before late summer, his stunning comeback is one of a number of factors that make the upcoming clay-...

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Injured Funes Mori set to miss rest of season for Everton

Injured Funes Mori set to miss rest of season for Everton

Although Funes Mori was unlikely to start with Ashley Williams and Phil Jagielka featuring from the off in the Toffees' last encounter against Hull, the injury will leave Koeman with little to choose ...

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Messi Denies Insulting Assistant:

Messi Denies Insulting Assistant: "I Said It To The Air"

Argentina went on to lose 2-0 to the Bolivians to deal a fresh blow to their 2018 World Cup qualification campaign. This was the explanation that the Argentinian Football Association sent to FIFA in a...

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RM want Hazard & Courtois - Costa

RM want Hazard & Courtois - Costa

When prompted the question on whether he would move to Madrid next season, given that his family lives in the city and the transfer links to Real Madrid, the goalkeeper was as assertive as one could h...

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Henderson, McManus get landmark winner at Cheltenham

Henderson, McManus get landmark winner at Cheltenham

It was Fehily's second Champion Hurdle victory, and owner JP McManus' 50th victor at Cheltenham. Reflecting on the race, Mr McManus said: "It looked like he [Buveur D'Air] had his chance". "It was a...

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Dempsey hat-trick in big US WCQ soccer win

All-Time Series: The two teams have squared off a total of 23 times in their history, with the most recent meeting being a 2-1 United States victory in the 2015 Gold Cup opener. Dempsey wound up s...

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Lewis Hamilton relishing battle as Sebastian Vettel wins opener

It is a lot of fun to race for victories and a lot of fun to race against the best. They are also second and fourth in the all time list of race winners, with Hamilton on 53 wins and Vettel 10 in ar...

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Patriots sign former Bengals RB Rex Burkhead

Patriots sign former Bengals RB Rex Burkhead

Burkhead has played in 42 National Football League games with one start. His role was limited to special teams in his first three years with the team, however, Giovani Bernard's torn ACL and Jeremy H...

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BoSox' Porcello to make first opening day start

BoSox' Porcello to make first opening day start

Before facing the Rays on Wednesday, Red Sox manager John Farrell confirmed that Rick Porcello will start on Opening Day against the Pirates at Fenway Park. "He was the best pitcher in the league a ye...

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Convicted killer Bruno on Boa Esporte signing: I deserve a second chance

Convicted killer Bruno on Boa Esporte signing: I deserve a second chance

Its logo was still emblazoned on the shirt initially worn by Bruno on Tuesday. After serving a seven year prison sentence, he is now returning to the game. Additionally, the city where the team play...

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'Canes: Lack strained neck in scary game-ending collision

While the Carolina Hurricanes extended their point streak to 11 games, a 4-3 overtime loss to the Detroit Red Wings at PNC Arena on Monday additionally resulted in a serious injury to starting goalten...

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Spurs destroy Warriors with a 33-17 first quarter

Kawhi Leonard led the Spurs with 19 points on just 7-of-20 shooting as San Antonio saw their five-game win streak snapped. "Time and time again this year we've known what we had to do but we just...

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Roger Federer lands fifth Indian Wells title

Meanwhile in the women's final, Elena Vesnina beat Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-7 (6-8) 7-5 6-4 to win the women's title at BNP Paribas Open . Roger Federer after his 2017 Indian Wells victory. He...

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Antonio Conte hails the 'fantasy' Cesc Fabregas brings to Chelsea

The Premier League leaders snatched victory three minutes from the end of normal time, having seen a Willian free kick cancelled out by Jonathan Walters' penalty before half-time. It was a little ...

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