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Andretti drivers enthusiastic about Alonso's Indy 500 run

Andretti drivers enthusiastic about Alonso's Indy 500 run

Ricciardo has now backed the decision, regardless of the reasons behind Alonso's involvement, and he feels the McLaren driver deserves a chance to compete in the American event after his team's stru...

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Hawks deliver early playoff KO, romp past Wizards 116-98

Paul Millsap led the Hawks with 27 points and 10 rebounds, and Dennis Schroder scored 23 points. A reporter told Millsap about the "crybaby" talk while asking him if his matchup with Morris is be...

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Rajon Rondo fined $25000 for trying to trip Jae Crowder

No team has ever come back from a 3-0 deficit in National Basketball Association history. Make no mistake, Rondo's absence creates a void that will be tough to fill at both ends of the floor - he had ...

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Novak Djokovic follows Andy Murray with shock Monte Carlo Masters exit

Novak Djokovic follows Andy Murray with shock Monte Carlo Masters exit

Instead, Djokovic was curiously left bemoaning the bright light of the setting sun as he suffered a 6-2, 3-6, 7-5 defeat by David Goffin , the Belgian ranked No 13 who had never before beaten a top-t...

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Joshua to Tyson Fury: shut up and get in the ring

Joshua to Tyson Fury: shut up and get in the ring

Fury, who transformed the world heavyweight picture when he became the first boxer in 11 years to defeat Klitschko in 2015, paving the way for former Olympic champion Joshua s shot at a title, counter...

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Seahawks will not match 49ers offer sheet for Gilliam

Seahawks will not match 49ers offer sheet for Gilliam

The Seahawks will not receive any compensation because they tendered Gilliam at the lowest level. Offensive line coach Tom Cable must have seen something he didn't like in Gilliam, which led to him ge...

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Packers announce 2017 schedule, highlighted by five prime-time games

Packers announce 2017 schedule, highlighted by five prime-time games

The Seahawks' 2017 schedule announced Thursday has Seattle opening on the road for the sixth time in seven years. It is the first time since 2009 that Green Bay will finish the regular season...

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Panthers GM looks ahead to picking best draft selections

Panthers GM looks ahead to picking best draft selections

That would continue a reversal of the trend that saw running backs fail to go in the first round of the draft, something Panthers General Manager Dave Gettleman attributed to weak crops of players i...

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Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas surprised by John Terry exit

Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas surprised by John Terry exit

Terry has made 713 senior appearances for Chelsea in all, but has been handed just four starts in the Premier League since Conte took charge. Despite the tricky set of fixtures in the coming seven...

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Snoop Dogg Interviews Serena Williams' Baby Daddy Alexis Ohanian

Snoop Dogg Interviews Serena Williams' Baby Daddy Alexis Ohanian

Some speculation has risen as to whether Williams will actually return to tennis after giving birth, especially with her knee injury keeping her from playing last month, but Williams has powered...

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United can end season strongly, says Young

United can end season strongly, says Young

Rashford has scored just nine goals in 43 appearances for United this year, although the managerial change affected that with Jose Mourinho rotating and bringing Zlatan Ibrahimovic in as his first-cho...

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Sizzling Isco looks for chance to lead Madrid to glory

Sizzling Isco looks for chance to lead Madrid to glory

Real boss Zinedine Zidane made a raft of changes for this tie and he almost paid the price, only for Isco to secure his side a late victor. The talented Carlos Carmona and the motivated Duje Cop are...

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Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track

Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track

Real Madrid , who moved up to 75 points from 31 games, made nine changes to the team from their Champions League victory at Bayern Munich in midweek, with the second leg to come on Tuesday. "The fans ...

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Brewers hit 3 HRS, beat the Cardinals 7-5

Brewers hit 3 HRS, beat the Cardinals 7-5

After Davies loaded the bases with nobody out, Kolten Wong cleared them with a three-run triple to tie the game at 3. Leading the way is first baseman Thames, who went yard again for his league-le...

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Real Madrid to take on Atletico in Champions League semi-final

Real Madrid to take on Atletico in Champions League semi-final

Massimiliano Allegri's Juventus will travel to France for the first leg, with the return fixture taking place at their home stadium in Turin. Later on Friday, Manchester United were drawn to face Sp...

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Ranking the top 10 undrafted quarterbacks in National Football League history

The San Francisco 49ers now own that second pick. Do you take the one dominant pass rusher or most polished safety? Chicago has seven picks in this year's draft with the third overall selection ...

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Hammers skipper Mark Noble makes desperate plea to West Ham fans

Hammers skipper Mark Noble makes desperate plea to West Ham fans

And then there are the celebrations. Alexis Sanchez is responsible for an impressive 22 of Arsenal's goals in the current campaign, ahead of Walcott (19) and Giroud (13). Substitutes: Olivier Girou...

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Should McDonald's staff get reward for reporting Facebook killer Steve Stephens?

Should McDonald's staff get reward for reporting Facebook killer Steve Stephens?

As police approached, Stephens killed himself . "This started with one tragedy and ended with another person taking their own life", said Cleveland police chief Calvin Williams. The murder and a vi...

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Isaiah Thomas to play Game 2, then fly to sister's funeral

Isaiah Thomas to play Game 2, then fly to sister's funeral

He guarded Isaiah (Thomas ) for most of the game tonight; had his hands full with that. But it just seemed like he wasn't completely into the game. "We're never going to make excuses, but this is ha...

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Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers 117-111

Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers 117-111

The Cavaliers point guard led all scorers with 37 points to help hosts Cleveland to a 117-111 win in their Eastern Conference first-round tie. Undoubtedly, the first provocation wasn't delivered b...

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O'Reilly's departure creates new challenges for Fox

Right-wing misogynist Bill O'Reilly "will not be returning to the Fox News Channel", his parent company said Wednesday afternoon, following years of offensive commentary and what one media watchdog c...

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Marcus Smart Flipped Off a Fan During Celtics' Game 2 Loss

We haven't seen him play like that in a long, long time. The Celtics, of course, have also been good - 11-4 - but the point is not that the Bulls are clearly better, it's that the teams may be more ev...

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Dhawan, Williamson Shine in IPL as Hyderabad Posts 191/4 Against Delhi

Dhawan, Williamson Shine in IPL as Hyderabad Posts 191/4 Against Delhi

However, it wasn't a great start. Morris was on a hat trick in the 19th over after taking the wickets of Dhawan and Yuvraj Singh (3), who lasted just four balls, but was denied by Deepak Hooda. This...

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Indian ISIS miltants reportedly killed in US' MOAB attack in Afghanistan

An NIA official said they were in touch with the families of the missing Indians and also sought the help of the Interpol. The Indian Home Ministry, however, couldn't confirm the death of Indian nat...

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Grizzlies Coach David Fizdale Goes On Epic Rant After Loss To Spurs

Grizzlies Coach David Fizdale Goes On Epic Rant After Loss To Spurs

Kawhi scored 9 in the quarter to bring his total to 27, and Conley continued to lead Memphis with 19. this was Memphis' first won quarter since Game 1 , Q 1. "We have so many pieces on this team, bu...

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Indiana Pacers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers - 4/20/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Games 3 and 4 will be in IN in this best-of-seven series. James added 10 rebounds and seven assists while winning his 19th straight game in the first round. Power forward Thaddeus Young can't pl...

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Leicester manager Shakespeare denies argument with Ranieri

Leicester manager Shakespeare denies argument with Ranieri

Ranieri was sacked by the Premier League champions in February and said on Monday night that "someone behind" him may have been working against him. "I repeat what I said, I was sure that after Sevi...

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Braves greats help celebrate opening of new SunTrust Park

Braves greats help celebrate opening of new SunTrust Park

He plucked a 3-1 pitch and drove it over the right field wall, driving in Emilio Bonifacio and padding Atlanta's lead for their eventual 5-2 win. Realmuto's RBI double in 9th helps Marlins beat ...

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Blue Jackets' Werenski out for playoffs with face fracture

Blue Jackets' Werenski out for playoffs with face fracture

Crosby had a goal and two assists and Marc-Andre Fleury made 39 saves in Game 2. Bryan Rust scored two second-period goals, while Jake Guentzel tallied a goal in the third period and then again in...

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Slaven Bilic shrugs off speculation surrounding West Ham future

Slaven Bilic shrugs off speculation surrounding West Ham future

In the wake of a 2-1 loss to Hull which leaves the Hammers six points off the drop zone with eight games left, the club's hierarchy moved to back their manager. Robert Snodgrass - who joined West Ham...

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Tottenham keep up Chelsea chase with 4-0 rout of Bournemouth

Saints were able to repel Pep Guardiola's Champions League chasers until Kompany headed home from David Silva's cross in the 55th minute, his first goal since August 2015. Jamie Vardy doubled Leiceste...

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Tuchel hails Dortmund's response to 'absurd' UEFA decision

Tuchel hails Dortmund's response to 'absurd' UEFA decision

JURGEN KLOPP HAS expressed his pride at how his former club Borussia Dortmund performed in their rescheduled Champions League fixture last night, just 24 hours after the team bus was caught up in ...

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Warriors, Cavaliers most-watched National Basketball Association teams this season

Warriors, Cavaliers most-watched National Basketball Association teams this season

Cleveland beat Toronto 4-2 in that series and will likely have to defeat the Raptors and top-seeded Boston Celtics (53-29) to get back to the NBA Finals for the third year in a row. The Celtics ma...

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Lionel Messi brace helps Barcelona to win over Real Sociedad

Lionel Messi brace helps Barcelona to win over Real Sociedad

Barca then restored their two-goal lead two minutes later as Messi turned provider to play in Paco Alcacer, who slotted home from close. Messi scored the first two goals of the game to give Barca a ...

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Guardiola wants Kompany at City despite injury-plagued season

Goals from Vincent Kompany, Leroy Sane and Sergio Aguero set City up perfectly for a crunch week in which they face an FA Cup semi-final against Arsenal followed by the midweek Manchester derby with...

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Umpire Dale Scott carted off field after taking foul ball to face

The team offence has been anemic and only decent pitching has prevented uglier scorelines. The Orioles led 1-0 in the second after Davis scored on a two-out wild pitch. The right-hander exited afte...

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Fleury makes late start, Penguins rush by Blue Jackets 3-1

Penguins' starting goalie Matt Murray was injured in warmups and the Pens had to dust off an old friend , Marc-Andre Fleury, for the start. He could have retired last summer with his name on the Cup ...

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Knicks exec Jackson says Anthony better off elsewhere

Anthony and Jackson just can't continue to coexist in the same franchise. Anthony holds a no-trade clause, meaning he can approve or shoot down any potential trades. "(But) Obviously, it hasn't worked...

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Rose, Garcia lead Masters as Spieth lurks

Rose, Garcia lead Masters as Spieth lurks

They wound up tied for the lead Saturday on a tense afternoon that set the stage for a Masters finale that's up for grabs. That includes Garcia, who has had close calls in every major he has playe...

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Stronger defence key to Palace revival - Allardyce

Stronger defence key to Palace revival - Allardyce

Non-European Union citizens have to apply for a work permit while Federation Internationale de Football Association regulations ban, barring a few strict exceptions as moves within the EU the transfer...

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José Mourinho blames Manchester United's forwards for Anderlecht draw

He told BT Sport: "In my poor English I can not find a better word [than sloppy]". Mourinho's side are now fifth in the standings - in the Europa League spot - and are four points adrift of fourth...

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Mesut Ozil: Champions League Spot More Important Than My Future At Arsenal

Mesut Ozil: Champions League Spot More Important Than My Future At Arsenal

John Giles believes it would be a "disaster" if Arsenal were to have Arsene Wenger working under a director of football. Everybody has their own opinions for the reason behind this downfall. They l...

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What should the Browns do with the No. 1 pick?

It's the only position that can trump player ratings and displace Garrett. In the last week, the Browns have been linked to Myles Garrett , Mitchell Trubisky and Leonard Fournette. Garrett is the...

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp opens up on Borussia Dortmund bus explosions

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp opens up on Borussia Dortmund bus explosions

The second leg is being played next Wednesday in Monaco. Dortmund lost 3-2 to Monaco in the Champions League quarter-finals clash. And they will have to do so again on Saturday, when Eintracht Fra...

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LeBron James, Kyrie Irving ruled out for Cleveland

The Miami Heat's season - full of twists and turns and one of the most unbelievable second-half turnarounds in National Basketball Association history - still has a pulse. After blowing a big lead on ...

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Glum Wenger counts cost of Arsenal's latest defeat

Wenger's current deal is set to expire at the end of the season, although the Gunners have reportedly offered their new manager a two-year contract extension. When asked about the unrest with the fans...

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Ian Wright blasts Arsenal stars after Palace loss: 'At least I tried!'

Theo Walcott certainly knows how the supporters feel after admitting they once again let them down against Palace. Whoever decided to make that the song for Crystal Palace. AW: You cannot... you under...

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US, Canada and Mexico confirm joint 2026 World Cup hosting bid

US, Canada and Mexico confirm joint 2026 World Cup hosting bid

Federation Internationale de Football Association rules now prevent 2026 bidders from Europe and Asia because Russia is staging the World Cup in 2018 and Qatar has the showpiece in 2022. All matches f...

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Garcia wins 1st major title at the Masters

Sergio should be very proud of himself". As Garcia and Justin Rose slugged it out in an all-European duel for the Green Jacket , Spieth shot an error-strewn 75 and Fowler an ugly 76, extending his ...

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Jose Mourinho attacks his players after 1 - 1 draw with Everton

Jose Mourinho attacks his players after 1 - 1 draw with Everton

I would happily sign up now to go 20 matches unbeaten next season, but to win more games we need to score more goals". "At this level we need the fantastic body he has to play football, the fantasti...

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