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Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has words of advice for Leigh Griffiths

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers has words of advice for Leigh Griffiths

We say were, because Celtic's 100th goal of the season was scored after 18th minutes courtesy of a Leigh Griffiths penalty. James Forrest, deputising for Sinclair on the left of Celtic's attack, looke...

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McGregor inks boxing deal as his camp awaits Mayweather's return

This will no doubt be a huge, huge fight in the combat sports world, with the vast majority believing Conor has zero chance to beat Mayweather. While you might expect a guy like McGregor with zero p...

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David Wagner inspired by Huddersfield's history ahead of play-off second leg

David Wagner inspired by Huddersfield's history ahead of play-off second leg

Live coverage will be shown on Sky Sports 3 from 7.30pm. Sheffield Wednesday take on Huddersfield at Hillsborough on Wednesday , May 17. Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moment...

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Black Caps ease to win over Bangladesh

Black Caps ease to win over Bangladesh

Tamim Iqbal and Sarkar set a strong platform after Latham put Bangladesh in, the latter taking the role of chief aggressor in an opening stand of 72. New Zealand skipper Tom Latham scored a solid 5...

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Jose Mourinho already has Europa League final squad in mind

Jose Mourinho already has Europa League final squad in mind

United's defeat in the final game at Tottenham's White Hart Lane means they can not finish fourth. "Two bad goals conceded but a positive game for us because the players that needed to play 90 min...

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Nearly arrested? Mike Brown was just trying to get to Game 2

Nearly arrested? Mike Brown was just trying to get to Game 2

Curry also contributed seven assists and seven rebounds to put the Warriors just two wins away from a third consecutive NBA Finals in the best-of-seven series . Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on Monday c...

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Celtics should be open to trade No. 1 pick - Danny Picard

The Ball family isn't interested in auditioning for any other teams. "But I'd like him to play for the Lakers because it's home, and I'd love him to learn from Magic Johnson ". "Yes, it does", Ball s...

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Sharma, Ashwin named in India's Champions Trophy squad

Ravindra Jadeja , who was as destructive in India's home season as Ashwin, is the second front-line spinner. "Two years is a long time to be out of ODI squad ". Hardik Pandya: Mumbai Indians playe...

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You can't be playing cricket at two o'clock! - Coulter-Nile

You can't be playing cricket at two o'clock! - Coulter-Nile

KKR survived a rain scare to notch up a seven wicket win via Duckworth-Lewis method after they were set a revised target of 48 runs from 6 overs in the rain-truncated eliminator last night. Hyderaba...

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Penguins knot series with 1-0 Game 2 victory over Senators

Penguins knot series with 1-0 Game 2 victory over Senators

Ottawa's defence was pretty much as advertised in a 2-1 overtime win Saturday and a 1-0 loss Monday. He and [Penguins assistant coach Rick Tocchet] have this little spitfire relationship, where they t...

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I Loved Playing at White Hart Lane - Heung-Min Son

Their wage structure may struggle to match that of Europe's elite, but Kane, who has scored 22 Premier League goals, says that potential suitors should prepare for disappointment. Their Champions Leag...

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Draymond Green says Klay Thompson's All-NBA snub is 'BS'

Draymond Green says Klay Thompson's All-NBA snub is 'BS'

Iguodala, in his third season as a leader of Golden State's second unit, led the league in assists per turnover (4.5) and was seventh among players who played at least 70 games in steals per turnover ...

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Romero ensuring Man Utd still in safe hands without De Gea

Romero ensuring Man Utd still in safe hands without De Gea

Allardyce is already without Andros Townsend for a fixture Mourinho says will be started by his 20-year-old third-choice goalkeeper Joel Pereira. "It was hard first half I think this game without go...

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Terry: This could be one of the greatest seasons in Chelsea's history

Terry: This could be one of the greatest seasons in Chelsea's history

Chelsea captain John Terry said that he is mulling over retirement after their last game of the season on Sunday. "I want players with character who talk to teach other on the pitch". "I need to und...

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Wal-Mart's first-quarter comparable sales beat estimates

But CEO Brian Cornell stressed that Target, unlike several other retail chains, was not in store shutdown mode but instead saw the location closings of rivals as a ripe opportunity to gain market shar...

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Nashville Predators vs. Anaheim Ducks - 5/16/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Nashville Predators vs. Anaheim Ducks - 5/16/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Louis Blues in stride, the Nashville Predators continue their battle to the top against the Anaheim Ducks in the Western Conference Finals. The Predators tied the game 1-1 with 16:06 left in the...

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McIlroy hopeful ahead of scan on back

McIlroy hopeful ahead of scan on back

The marquee pairing of McIlroy, World No. 1 Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas all finished at even par after two days. Sweden's Alex Noren, who won four times on the European Tour last season, was ju...

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Unstoppable Ronaldo aims to take Real to brink of title

Unstoppable Ronaldo aims to take Real to brink of title

Indeed, they've netted 11 goals in their last four at La Rosaleda, keeping three clean sheets in that time . Real Madrid must hold their nerve in the La Liga title run-in coach Zinedine Zidane...

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Capitals square series 3-3 against Penguins

Capitals square series 3-3 against Penguins

Game 7 will be Wednesday night in Washington, where Crosby, perhaps the best player in the world, is expected to take the ice. At stake is a trip to the Eastern Conference final. "We had absolutely no...

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Carlos Martinez Gets 2 Hits, Cardinals Beat Cubs 5-3

Carlos Martinez Gets 2 Hits, Cardinals Beat Cubs 5-3

Jedd Gyorko clubbed his eighth home run, and the Cardinals stole two bases in a 5-3 triumph over the Chicago Cubs before 47,882, the largest crowd in Busch Stadium III history. "He's got a lot to lea...

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Energized Ducks even Western finals, beat Predators 5-3

Energized Ducks even Western finals, beat Predators 5-3

A late push by the Predators was ultimately thwarted by John Gibson and the Ducks very strong defensive play. Pekka Rinne had his first poor game in net in the playoffs. Forsberg scored to give N...

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Arsenal playing in Europa League would not be so bad, insists Cech

Arsenal playing in Europa League would not be so bad, insists Cech

BT has confirmed the forthcoming Champions League and Europa League finals will be available to watch for free. This policy, which will now be seen across all Uefa club and national team competition...

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IPL 2017: First qualifier match, Mumbai Indians vs Rising Supergiants Pune

But the players have made sure that they have their fair share of fun. We are talking about Mumbai Indians vs Rising Supergiants Pune. It was Pune's third win over Mumbai in as many games this...

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Ghana Mandates Coach To Win 2019 AFCON

Ghana Mandates Coach To Win 2019 AFCON

Ex-Juventus midfielder Appiah will be joined in the backroom staff by the former Wigan Athletic, Blackpool and Birmingham City goalkeeper Richard Kingston, who made 90 appearances for Ghana, as the ne...

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Chelsea beat West Bromwich to clinch EPL title

Chelsea beat West Bromwich to clinch EPL title

Hiddink told BBC Radio 5 Live's Sportsweek programme: "There are always rumours coming up, but the club are very stable". 'They said we didn't want to play any more, they said we were lazy, that...

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DeRozan scores 37 points, but Raptors fall to 3-0 against Cleveland

DeRozan scores 37 points, but Raptors fall to 3-0 against Cleveland

Cleveland put on an offensive showcase in Game 2 , racking up 28 assists on 41 field goals. And Powell was keeping James somewhat quiet. "It's unfortunate, obviously, when anyone goes out, especial...

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Pochettino pledges his future to Spurs

Pochettino pledges his future to Spurs

Following a below-par campaign in 2019-20, though, Pochettino was given his marching orders and a couple of his trusted players swiftly followed him out of the door, including Erik Lamela and the man ...

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Celtics follow euphoria of winning lottery with dud on court

The Celtics won the lottery to continue another incredible basketball springtime in Boston, capitalizing on a trade they made with the Brooklyn Nets four years ago. 3 overall pick a year ago thanks to...

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Real Madrid would be deserving La Liga champions - Casemiro

Real Madrid would be deserving La Liga champions - Casemiro

Real Madrid defeated Celta Vigo 4-1 at the Balaidos on Thursday and are two games away from a feat it hasn't achieved in nearly six decades: Winning the Champions League and La Liga in the same year...

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Four-goal Kane helps Spurs punish Leicester

Four-goal Kane helps Spurs punish Leicester

All of Alexis Sanchez, Romelu Lukaku and Harry Kane have one final game at the weekend with two goals separating Kane and Lukaku. Although Tottenham were unable to overhaul champions Chelsea in the ...

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How Juventus can lift the Champions League title

How Juventus can lift the Champions League title

Had things gone Griezmann's way in those two finals, the Atletico Madrid attacker could well have won the big individual awards at the end of 2016. The post Xavi Wants Juventus To Win UCL For Buffo...

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Benzema rips into Valbuena over ongoing sex-tape scandal

Benzema rips into Valbuena over ongoing sex-tape scandal

KARIM BENZEMA has accused former French team-mate Mathieu Valbuena of "inventing lies" over their sex-tape scandal. "The French team were built before the Euro previous year, and tested through the ...

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Cavaliers sweep past Raptors into NBA Eastern finals

Guard DeMar DeRozan , who signed a five-year, $135 million deal to stay with Toronto last summer, said he feels the Raptors are close to competing for a conference title. For his part, James in...

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Alexis Sanchez discusses Arsenal future and slams fan protests against Arsene Wenger

Alexis Sanchez discusses Arsenal future and slams fan protests against Arsene Wenger

Never totally convincing at the back, Arsenal were nearly breached against the run of play when N'Dong tested Cech, who then had to save from Defoe. Wenger has come in for much criticism this season...

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Mariners Turn To Committee At Closer

Mariners Turn To Committee At Closer

When asked how the Mariners will proceed at the position, Servais indicated the club would adopt a "closer by committee" approach. Diaz has a 5.28 ERA and seven saves this season but has struggled o...

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5 takeaways from Game 3 against Boston Celtics — Washington Wizards

The Celtics went 2 of 16 beyond the arc in the first half and hit only 32 percent of their 3-pointers for the game after making 37.4 in their first 13 playoff games, but the Cavs knew they got lax d...

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English FA approves retrospective bans for diving

This process is similar to the one already used for red-card offences which were missed at the time but caught on camera. There have been several high-profile incidents involving alleged "simulati...

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Sharapova's popularity doesn't earn a French Open wild card — Sports Briefly

That is a matter of opinion: As WTA CEO Steve Simon pointed out Tuesday, tournaments are allowed to award a wild-card invitation to any eligible player, and Sharapova is now eligible to compete. "The ...

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Quick look at the AT&T Byron Nelson

Quick look at the AT&T Byron Nelson

Perhaps they never got over what was then called TPC Las Colinas being voted by players as the worst course on the PGA Tour in an anonymous Sports Illustrated poll several years ago. Ben Coley has t...

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Gaviria claims his 3rd Giro stage win, Dumoulin keeps lead

Gaviria claims his 3rd Giro stage win, Dumoulin keeps lead

The Quick Step-Floors rider, back on his favorite terrain after a day in the mountains on Wednesday, outsprinted Italian Jakub Mareczko (Wilier Triestine) and Ireland's Sam Bennett (Bora-Hansgrohe) af...

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