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Pires urges Sanchez and Ozil to stay

Arsenal's attempts to tie Sanchez and Ozil to lucrative new contracts could force the club into a wide-ranging sell-off of players this summer. Barcelona are known to be suitors of Hector Bellerin, ...

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At Least 61 Dead in Massive Fire That Roared Through Central Portugal

At Least 61 Dead in Massive Fire That Roared Through Central Portugal

At least 19 people dead in #fire in #Portugal . About 1,600 firefighters, assisted by planes and helicopters, were working to contain the blaze. On Sunday afternoon, almost 900 firefighters and 3...

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Confederations Cup : Portugal, Mexico, Russia eye semi-final berths

Confederations Cup : Portugal, Mexico, Russia eye semi-final berths

It played well against Portugal . The team played very well against a side playing at home with the support of their fans. We won't just try to keep the scoreline respectable, we want to come out and...

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Markelle Fultz Is Excited About Philly Because Of Its Chicken Sandwiches

The 6-foot-4, 195-pounder is prepared to play either position in the backcourt. "In high school I told my trainer Keith I wanted to be the No. 1 player in the country and the No. Markelle Fultz al...

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Confederations Cup 2017 Schedule, Preview: First Stage to Close on June 25

Meanwhile in Moscow , hosts Russian Federation face a first-round exit at their home tournament after, seemingly inevitably, Cristiano Ronaldo's goal for Portugal forced them to need a win agains...

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Mayweather To Fight Conor McGregor August 26

Earlier on Tuesday, the Nevada Athletic Commission approved a request from Mayweather Promotions to host a fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on 26 August. "The unknown factor. Conor McGregor ...

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Winter wonderland for Aidan O'Brien and Ryan Moore

It is hard to know where horses with the indelible courage and talent like Big Orange come from. "He has danced every dance". Winter (4.20) has been so impressive in winning both the Newmarket...

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Champions Trophy: Win against Proteas our best performance so far, says Kohli

South Africa squad: AB de Villiers , Farhaan Behardien, Reeza Hendricks, Imran Tahir , David Miller , Morne Morkel , Chris Morris, Mangaliso Mosehle, Wayne Parnell, Dane Paterson, Andile Phehlukw...

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Mexico relishing chance to prove maturity, advance vs. Confederations Cup host Russia

Mexico relishing chance to prove maturity, advance vs. Confederations Cup host Russia

Portugal have four points after they conceded an equaliser in stoppage time to draw their opening match 2-2 against Mexico . "We are very happy to be in the semi-finals", he said. Mexico gift...

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Host Russia exits Confederations Cup after loss to Mexico

Andre Silva wrapped up a comfortable victory with a fierce angled finish on 80 minutes, and Nani added a fourth in stoppage time. Portugal were 2-0 up when he picked up his second yellow card of t...

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Ronaldo scores, Portugal eases past New Zealand 4-0

Russian Federation meets group-leaders Mexico at 11:00 a.m. ET in Kazan, with the hosts needing a win to advance, while a draw would complicate things for Stanislav Cherchesov's squad. New Zealand...

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Tommy Fleetwood among US Open leaders

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland reacts after finishing on the ninth green during the second round of the 2017 US Open . And then , the old McIlroy kicked into gear and finished with a flurry o...

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Tapwrit triumphs in Belmont Stakes

Tapwrit triumphs in Belmont Stakes

Things have a way of working out for Pletcher, victor of a record seven Eclipse Awards as the leading trainer in North America, and they worked out again this time. While there was no Triple Crown cha...

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White Sox retire former star pitcher Buehrle's No. 56 jersey

Wildly popular among fans and teammates, Buehrle was perhaps best known for how fast he worked through games. Buehrle was a four-time All Star, three-time Gold Glove victor and won 214 games, 161 with...

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Warriors newbie Jordan Bell gets call from Draymond Green

In the clip below, shot by GazettesSports.com , Bell, among family and friends, started yelling "f*** Bron Bron" after hearing he was going to Golden State. "I was like, 'Who is this?' He didn't repl...

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Hamilton third fastest in Baku as Vettel blows out

The three-times Formula One champion pipped team mate Valtteri Bottas to first place on the grid to secure his 66th career pole - one more than his childhood hero Ayrton Senna and two off record...

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Hamilton secures Baku pole

He has never targeted such goals, taking pleasure only in their aftermath, an attitude epitomised in Baku , when he said: "I'll always be a racing driver at heart". The session was restarted after ...

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Best captains Lions against Chiefs

Best captains Lions against Chiefs

With several first-choice players in the All Blacks squad, the Chiefs are understrength for the clash in Hamilton. We're forcing a few errors, we're as physical as we should be but is there room f...

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Parade of forwards at top of National Hockey League draft

Hults was selected in the fifth round by the LA Kings with the 134th pick in the draft and most recently played with the Madison Capitals, a USHL affiliate. He had eight goals and 29 assists in 53 gam...

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Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team

If Fultz doesn't want to head back into the city right after practice, there are also two Chick-fil-A locations in Cherry Hill, N.J., just down Routes 38 and 70 from the Sixers practice facility in ...

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Man United boss Mourinho refutes Spanish tax fraud claims

Much to the surprise of everyone, it seems Cristiano Ronaldo might actually not leave Real Madrid this summer after all. Meanwhile, Ronaldo's woes deepened yesterday when the star striker who re...

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America's Cup: Artemis Racing skipper Nathan Outteridge goes overboard in third race

America's Cup: Artemis Racing skipper Nathan Outteridge goes overboard in third race

The pair were locked one-all going into the last race, and Team New Zealand was on the charge from behind when disaster struck the Swedish team. The challenger final resumes on Sunday with three mor...

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Real Madrid denies Mourinho's contract allegations

It will now be up to a judge to decide whether to take the matter to court. Ronaldo was accused of tax evasion by Spanish authorities recently, which is also said to have added to his unhappiness at...

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The 2017 NBA Draft garnered 11% more social engagement than a year ago

They, then, proposed a trade with the Chicago Bulls that would send Kris Dunn, Zach LaVine, and Lauri Markkanen to Chicago for #Jimmy Butler. Philadelphia 76ers point guard Markelle Fultz is...

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Real Madrid Reject Jose Mourinho Contract Allegations

In a document reviewed by The Associated Press, Di Maria's lawyer accepted the two counts, which relate to fraud committed in 2012 and 2013. All these cases are scrutinised from image rights on spon...

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England lose opening World Cup match to India

England lose opening World Cup match to India

That they got within 35 runs is exclusively down to a remarkable 81 from Fran Wilson . "Both batters were hitting the ball well, getting boundaries every over, so we made a decision to take the Power...

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Cristiano Ronaldo Summoned to Appear Before Spanish Judge Over Tax Issues

The 32-year-old is understood to want to leave Madrid this summer following allegations of tax fraud, but Pepe - a former teammate of Ronaldo at the Bernabeu - insists that the four-time Ballon d'Or...

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Sanchez makes history as Chile draw with Germany

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez became his country's leading goal scorer after he profited from a mistake by Shkodran Mustafi in the German defense to give Chile an early lead against Germany with a...

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Warren Gatland insists Lions can fix mistakes ahead of second Test

Warren Gatland insists Lions can fix mistakes ahead of second Test

It was a match that confounded stereotypes as the All Blacks employed a direct, forwards-based game and the Lions produced a superb running try, finished off by flanker Sean O'Brien. "That's one (win)...

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Eden Prairie's Mittelstadt drafted No. 8 overall by Buffalo Sabers

Eden Prairie's Mittelstadt drafted No. 8 overall by Buffalo Sabers

He finished his high school regular season with 64 points (21 goals, 43 assists) in 25 games and his USHL season with 30 points (13 goals, 17 assists) in 24 games. His hockey sense is elite, and suppo...

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Liverpool complete signing of Mohamed Salah from Roma

Liverpool complete signing of Mohamed Salah from Roma

But he had an unsuccessful spell at Stamford Bridge, making just 19 appearances in two seasons before moving to Fiorentina on loan in 2015 and signing permanently for Roma last summer after a loan...

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Afridi terms Pakistan's win historic, stresses importance of consistency

The police booked the arrested persons, aged between 19 and 35, under the IPC sections of 124-A (sedition) and 120-B (criminal conspiracy), he said. India skipper Virat Kohli , opener Shikhar Dhawa...

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Valtteri Bottas continues to outpace Lewis Hamilton on F1 street courses

Hamilton said: "I'm definitely still in the fight for pole, but it is definitely hard". "That was one of the most exciting laps I've had all year". "I thought once I matched him maybe it would fade, b...

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Confederations Cup: Portugal coach Fernando Santos backs Cristiano Ronaldo over media snub

After Herrera's introduction, Javier Aquino forced New Zealand keeper Stefan Marinovic into a left-handed save, before Giovani dos Santos fired over. We are aware of that. We are playing away fr...

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Twitter introduces first-of-its-kind emojis of captains

Giles Clarke, the president of the England and Wales Cricket Board and head of the ICC's Pakistan task force said, in comments reported by The Guardian in March, said: "The desire is to give t...

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ICC Women's World Cup begins today in England

Led by Meg Lanning , the outstanding batsmen in the women's game today, Australia will be looking to win their seventh title in a tournament that now features the world's top eight one-day global s...

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Warren Gatland: 'British and Irish Lions continually improving'

It was a great return to form for the Exeter winger after a hard start to the tour. New Zealand's second-row giant Sam Whitelock feels fortunate to have an opportunity to face the British and Iri...

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Angel Di Maria agrees to deal in Spain over tax fraud

Jose Mourinho has been accused of tax fraud amounting to just over 3 million euros. The Portuguese manager owes Spanish tax authorities 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million), a Madrid prosecutor sai...

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Germany's Loew to rotate against Chile with 100th win in sight

Germany was sorely tested here by Chile but managed to eke out a 1-1 draw and keep pace with the South American side in Group B of the 2017 Confederations Cup . The ball fell to Sanchez who play...

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Manchester United reportedly could negatively impact Tottenham's striker pursuit

The Red Devils finished in sixth place in the Premier League last term, although Mourinho won EFL Cup and the Europa League. The Spanish source claim that United are in talks with Real Madrid and we...

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