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Real Madrid's world record bid for a striker is rejected

Real Madrid's world record bid for a striker is rejected

Monaco made it to the semi-finals of this season's Champions League and were also runners-up for the Coupe de la Ligue, yet Mbappe relished the opportunity to prove his talents on such stages. 'And I...

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Predators reach 1st Stanley Cup Final, oust Ducks in 6 games

The Anaheim Ducks and Nashville Predators meet in game three of the National Hockey League western conference finals Tuesday at the Bridgestone Arena . Jonathan Bernier took over for Gibson a...

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Right-back Zabaleta to leave Man City

The referee disallowed the goal and awarded City a free kick, holding up two fingers to show Mahrez had taken two consecutive touches. We had to work really hard to become a better club but, after nin...

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Isaiah Thomas to miss remainder of the playoffs

In addition to G Marcus Smart , F Amir Johnson also rejoined the Boston lineup after being replaced by Gerald Green in Game 2. Kyrie Irving scored 29 points, and Kevin Love had 28 for Clevelan...

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Liverpool secure Champions League football with final-day victory over Boro

Liverpool secure Champions League football with final-day victory over Boro

However, Everton - who had started the season well under Koeman - weren't in the mood to disappoint their home fans, levelling up through Seamus Coleman . Jurgen Klopp was immediately rendered ecst...

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It is happening, again - Twin Peaks returns

It is happening, again - Twin Peaks returns

A movie that followed, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me , was a commercial and critical flop. So there we have it - make sure you set the right ambiance at home when it comes to watching the new ser...

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Sidelined Manchester United star Ibrahimovic still making a splash

Sidelined Manchester United star Ibrahimovic still making a splash

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba coming over only added to that. The gesture immediately sparked fears from United fans in the comments section, with the overwhelming majority begging the goalkeepe...

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Djokovic, Nadal advance to 3rd round in Madrid Open

Showing more emotion in this game than he had for much of the match , Djokovic endured a time violation warning to work through a tricky hold for 5-6. A tidy win sends Djokovic into the quarter...

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Mourinho: Europa semi is United's 'most important' match

Mourinho: Europa semi is United's 'most important' match

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been ruled out for the rest of the season and Rooney started Sunday's defeat at Arsenal, but the England striker was an unused substitute as United beat Celta Vigo 1-0 in the fi...

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David Moyes' appetite for football not diminished by bruising Sunderland season

David Moyes' appetite for football not diminished by bruising Sunderland season

That's the case for Chelsea boss Antonio Conte, who could become only the third manager in history to win the double in his first season in England's top flight, after Kenny Dalglish in 1986 and Carlo...

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Usmanov bid to buy Arsenal rejected by Kroenke

The 63-year-old now owns 30 per cent of the club through Red & White Holdings and Press Association Sport understands a formal bid was made for Kroenke's shares but it is believed the American is expe...

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Mourinho: Inexperienced Manchester United line-up not ideal for Palace match

Mourinho: Inexperienced Manchester United line-up not ideal for Palace match

Mourinho confirmed 19-year-old defenders Tim Fosu-Mensah, back after a shoulder injury, and Axel Tuanzebe would also play on Sunday. A win will not mean much to this side but they are a better team...

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Gaviria's dream Giro debut continues with 4th stage win

Gaviria's dream Giro debut continues with 4th stage win

Friday's 13th stage is another one for the sprinters, a completely flat 167-kilometer (104-mile) route from Reggio Emilia to Tortona. Gaviria triumphed in a time of 3 hours, 47min 45sec with Irela...

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Sogard again leads Brewers' charge in San Diego

Sogard again leads Brewers' charge in San Diego

He reached base in all five trips to the plate, providing three singles, a double and one walk. INF Eric Sogard has some wonderful numbers since being promoted from Triple-A Colorado Springs last Fr...

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Arsenal keep Champions League hopes alive with Sunderland win

Arsenal keep Champions League hopes alive with Sunderland win

The Gunners will however need a favour from either Middlesbrough, who visit Liverpool on Sunday or Watford who host Manchester City. The Gunners remain fifth in the standings but are a point behind ...

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Machado homers, O's end strained series vs Red Sox with win

Machado homers, O's end strained series vs Red Sox with win

In the aftermath of Orioles center fielder Adam Jones reporting that he was the target of a racial slur on Monday night at Fenway Park , Manfred said Major League Baseball is surveying its teams ab...

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Lookin At Lee eyes Preakness glory after strong run in Derby

Lookin At Lee eyes Preakness glory after strong run in Derby

There are some notable differences between the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes. For Always Dreaming's owners, the dream of winning was first imagined 50 years ago while sitting on their Br...

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Clinical KKR restrict Sunrisers to 128/7

Clinical KKR restrict Sunrisers to 128/7

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir won the toss and elected to bowl first against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL Eliminator , here today. I think if you target 160 you will get a good sco...

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Indians' 2014 No. 1 pick Bradley Zimmer promoted to the majors

Indians' 2014 No. 1 pick Bradley Zimmer promoted to the majors

Utility man Yandy Diaz was optioned to Triple A Columbus. At of the conclusion of the Indians' game on Wednesday, it pushed the starting rotation's combined ERA up to 5.15, the second-worst mark i...

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Owensboro Moto GP Star Injured In Serious Bicycle Crash

Owensboro Moto GP Star Injured In Serious Bicycle Crash

The 2006 MotoGP champion was then transported to a local hospital. "The most lovely memory I have about him is when he came to shake my hand after the unlucky race of Valencia 2015". For this year's...

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Dickerson, Cobb power Rays to 7-4 win over Indians

Dickerson, Cobb power Rays to 7-4 win over Indians

Dickerson hit solo home runs in the third and fifth off Danny Salazar (2-4). It happened just after Cueto's high, inside pitch flew wildly past catcher Buster Posey allowing a Dodgers run. The India...

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ICC announces appointments of umpires, match referees for Champions Trophy

ICC announces appointments of umpires, match referees for Champions Trophy

On Tuesday morning, seven members of the Pakistan squad for the Champions Trophy left for England ahead of the eight-nation tournament. I always felt in good form and am really excited to move forwa...

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Champions League qualification scenarios for Arsenal, Manchester City, Liverpool

Champions League qualification scenarios for Arsenal, Manchester City, Liverpool

Arsenal continue to sit in fifth in the Premier League standings and are a point behind fourth placed Liverpool, who host already relegated Middlesbrough on the final day at Anfield. In such form and...

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Slaven Bilic accuses West Ham of complacency after shambolic defeat against Liverpool

Striker Simone Zaza made a loan switch to the London Stadium last summer, but he failed to score during his brief time at the club before his loan was terminated in January. And they responded with a ...

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Reading reach Championship Play-Off final as Fulham's season ends

Reading reach Championship Play-Off final as Fulham's season ends

It was a tough one. In the second half, we started well. This is the best chance we have had for a few years to go up - hopefully we can do it. "We are talking about our most important players - they ...

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Wall's late 3 leads Wiz past Celtics 92-91, forces Game 7

Wall overcame a poor shooting performance (1-of-9 from the field in the first half, 9-of-25 overall) to hit the go-ahead shot over Celtics guard Avery Bradley , who had hounded him for much of the nig...

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'Dr Phil' to air 2nd interview with Hernandez's fiancee

'Dr Phil' to air 2nd interview with Hernandez's fiancee

Oddly, Jenkins-Hernandez insisted to Dr. Phil that her hubby-to-be was optimistic about returning home in a phone call the night before he killed himself. Hernandez was convicted of that murder in 201...

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Alonso gives McLaren deadline to win

Just when McLaren had nowhere to go but up, it sunk to a new low when Fernando Alonso's first lap of practice for the Spanish Grand Prix ended in a puff of smoke and a pool of engine fluid on Frid...

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Boston Celtics at Washington Wizards - 5/12/17 NBA Playoffs Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The punishment for "directing inappropriate language toward a fan" came only hours before the teams were set to meet for game five in Boston, with game six set back in Washington on Friday and a sev...

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Steve Kerr delivered a motivational halftime speech in the Warriors locker room

Steve Kerr delivered a motivational halftime speech in the Warriors locker room

More than anything, the Golden State family was happy to see his face and hear his voice. Seeing the reigning National Basketball Association coach of the year on the practice floor for the first ...

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IPL2017: Kings XI Punjab defeats Mumbai Indians by 7 runs

While there is no doubt that the RPS bowlers were impressive, the lesser said about the KXIP batters the better. The match was close enough as Pollard nearly won the match for his team. New Ze...

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Browns' top pick Garrett gets sacked by Hall of Famer

Browns' top pick Garrett gets sacked by Hall of Famer

I want us to channel some of those. And Smith, there through the NFL Players Association, was being critical of the game that got him there. The top pick should help a very bad pass rush. "Hopefully...

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Premier League Live on Today FM

Premier League Live on Today FM

The Black Cats' hopes of ending a disastrous season with their heads held high were wrecked when memories of last weekend's victory at Hull were erased in painful fashion on Saturday as Swansea left...

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Pulis determined to make Chelsea wait for title celebrations

West Brom, winless in their last six, have lost their last three home games 1-0 and host Chelsea in their final match of the season at The Hawthorns. "We can't just roll over and let them get the re...

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Yankees game rained out; single-admission doubleheader Sunday

Yankees game rained out; single-admission doubleheader Sunday

Derek Jeter will have his number 2 jersey retired and plaque in Monument Park unveiled. "What's so incredible about this game is three years after playing his last game, Derek Jeter is still a dr...

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Las Palmas v Barcelona

Las Palmas v Barcelona

While Barca have a superior head-to-head record, Real have a game in hand, facing Celta Vigo next week before their final fixture against Malaga. To get right to the point, if Barcelona want to wi...

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Arsenal keep the pressure on Liverpool in Champions League race

However, should Arsenal win their game in hand and Liverpool slip up in their remaining two matches, a final play-could be needed. The Gunners must win their last four games and hope Liverpool , ...

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Capitals replace Holtby in goal for 3rd period of Game 2

Like in Game 1, Washington was the more aggressive team from the start but struggled to turn that into goals. It's unknown why Holtby is struggling so much at this point. "We don't need to elabora...

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White Hart Lane to join a list of historic stadiums

White Hart Lane to join a list of historic stadiums

It was reported earlier this week that United boss Jose Mourinho is lining up a £40m bid for the Englishman. More glory, glory nights were to come, not least in 1972 and 1984 when Spurs overcame Wol...

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Tottenham's Son Heung-min is Premier League player of month

Pochettino last month led Spurs to victories over Burnley, Swansea City, Watford , Bournemouth , Crystal Palace and North London rivals Arsenal. " It's just unbelievable . Chelsea beat West Brom...

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Sale strikes out 12, Red Sox beat Rays 6-3

Sale strikes out 12, Red Sox beat Rays 6-3

Bogaerts' first-inning single - which pushed his major league-leading hitting streak to 15 games - was the Sox' only hit until the seventh, when their bats finally started to heat up. It landed in the...

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Alonso's McLaren breaks again, Mercedes soars in practice

Alonso's McLaren breaks again, Mercedes soars in practice

FERNANDO ALONSO stormed out of the Spanish Grand Prix to play tennis after his McLaren suffered another breakdown. If, before September or October, l see a possibility that we are in a position to win...

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Sergio still buzzing over his Masters title ahead of Players

Sergio still buzzing over his Masters title ahead of Players

It was the second of his PGA career and it followed a second-round ace at the intimidating hole at last year's Players Championship by Willy Wilcox, which was the first since Miguel Angel Jimenez in 2...

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Hamilton fastest as Mercedes step up the pace

Hamilton fastest as Mercedes step up the pace

There will be upgrades for everybody, and we will be doing work tomorrow to get the vehicle in the right place". I'm not anxious, I'm just not happy with how the day went. "For sure I've always felt c...

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East Carolina coach delivers flawless Mother's Day present with walk-on scholarship

East Carolina coach delivers flawless Mother's Day present with walk-on scholarship

However, this year the East Carolina Pirates are putting a new spin on this tradition. On Thursday, ECU coach Scottie Montgomery put his own twist on that surprise moment, instead taking a letter ...

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Chelsea not that far ahead - Klopp

Chelsea not that far ahead - Klopp

The Reds' league defeats this campaign have come against Burnley, Bournemouth, Swansea, Hull, Leicester, Crystal Palace - all teams who were in the lower half of the table when they played them. Think...

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Packers draft Wisconsin's Vince Biegel to begin Day 3

Thompson acquired an extra pick in one of the deepest drafts in memory. I just want to be able to have the opportunity to get another championship because thats what its about: its about winning champ...

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Daniel Cormier-Jon Jones rematch official for UFC 214

Daniel Cormier-Jon Jones rematch official for UFC 214

That opening salvo set the tone for the latest chapter of a rivalry that has now stretched across several years and five planned iterations of the fight, however things actually got heated before the ...

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Wenger aims to silence critics with Euro push

Wenger aims to silence critics with Euro push

Despite an improvement in points return, Arsenal were beaten 2-0 at rivals Spurs late last month and goalkeeper Cech acknowledged that loss may have left the team with too much to do in the hunt f...

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Pivotal Game 5 awaits Boston as it returns home vs. Wizards

That defense is the Boston Celtics Achilles Heel. Game 5 of the 2017 Eastern Conference Semifinals between the No. 1 Boston Celtics and the No. 4 Washington Wizards is the pivotal game in this b...

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