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Martin Truex Jr. maintains commanding lead in playoff grid

Martin Truex Jr. maintains commanding lead in playoff grid

Truex now leads the Cup Series with 35 playoff points. And considering playoff points carry over each round of the post-season, Truex is building a nice nest egg to ensure he has no problems advanci...

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Champions League betting tips: Celtic v Astana play-off preview

Champions League betting tips: Celtic v Astana play-off preview

Celtic were crippled by anxiety in the second legs of their 2015 and 2016 play-offs against Malmo and Hapoel Be'er Sheva but successfully... Celtic's chances of signing Patrick Roberts ahead of t...

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15th August, 1947, India's independence through the eyes of world

15th August, 1947, India's independence through the eyes of world

Officials said security had been tightened in various areas of the city, particularly in the Red Fort area from where Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation today, reported ...

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Red Sox Team Holds Special Place In Hearts Of Boston Fans

Red Sox Team Holds Special Place In Hearts Of Boston Fans

Ultimately, that inning spurred the Red Sox' 10-4 win over the St. Louis Cardinals at Fenway Park. Eduardo Nunez and Mookie Betts reached on consecutive singles with one out, then Leake loaded t...

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Leaderboard: PGA Tour's Upside-Down Year Continues At PGA Championship

Leaderboard: PGA Tour's Upside-Down Year Continues At PGA Championship

Spieth, McIlroy et al may have desires to become Grand Slam, double-digit major winners one day. "So I don't know what to do". For Thomas, though, it was a win which confirmed a talent that first ...

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Tom Brady: Unfair to compare this team to past Patriots greats

Tom Brady: Unfair to compare this team to past Patriots greats

This team is so far from where we need to be. (The Pats face the Chiefs , Saints , Texans , Panthers , Bucs and Jets over the first month and a half of the season.) And should they be undefeated...

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Rays halt Toronto win streak — Blue Jays notebook

Rays halt Toronto win streak — Blue Jays notebook

Snell got the win, allowing four Toronto runs off seven hits to record his first win of the season. The Rays had gone 11 games without scoring that many runs, getting shut out five times in the proc...

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Reuben Foster to start for Niners

Reuben Foster to start for Niners

But by no means - no one's just - he could get beat out at any time. One that looks to be decided is starting weak side linebacker for the Niners. Ray-Ray Armstrong, his main competition at the positi...

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Justin Thomas and his trophy have dinner with Tiger Woods

Justin Thomas and his trophy have dinner with Tiger Woods

Seventeen years later, it was Thomas who was lifting the Wanamaker Trophy with Woods cheering him on. The photo shows young teenage golfers, sitting on a bank, munching burgers and telling each othe...

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Officers Hurt When Ex-NFL Player Tried to Flee Miami Court

Officers Hurt When Ex-NFL Player Tried to Flee Miami Court

According to the Herald , a judge ordered Patterson be placed under custody, leading him to attempt to flee from the court. Dimitri Patterson , 34, was being detained Tuesday evening and is expect...

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Shannon Sharpe Blasts Hue Jackson For Comments On Browns Protesting

What we deal with, we try to deal with as a team in our closed environment. "We talk about things", Jackson said. "There are a lot of black men that were before you that were equally or more so qual...

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Serena feeling 'new power' during pregnancy

Serena feeling 'new power' during pregnancy

But she has high expectations about Ohanian as a dad, adding, "I know he'll be great". Plus, given that she is pretty epic at karaoke, I think she'll put her signature Serena spin on singing lullabi...

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Ronaldo banned for 5 games after pushing referee

Ronaldo banned for 5 games after pushing referee

Ronaldo came off the bench in the Spanish Super Cup first leg at the Camp Nou and netted his side's 2-1 with a brilliant long-range shot before being sent off. Minutes later the Portuguese striker ...

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LeBron James rips President Donald Trump

LeBron James rips President Donald Trump

Trump held a press conference on Tuesday in which he blamed both sides for the violence at the rally began by white nationalists in Charlottesville , Va., Friday and Saturday that resulted in the d...

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Liverpool boss Klopp: We know everything about Hoffenheim

Liverpool boss Klopp: We know everything about Hoffenheim

Coutinho submitted a transfer request by email last week after the club rejected second offer from former European champions FC Barcelona . "He can not play for Liverpool in this moment". Th...

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Jets' Whitehead has broken foot, sidelined indefinitely

Jets' Whitehead has broken foot, sidelined indefinitely

In the preseason opener, Whitehead returned two punts for 10 yards and one kickoff for 23 yards. In fact, he was the only player on the roster with extensive experience as a returner. His insistence t...

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Champions League Play-off: Liverpool Face Hoffenheim Test in First Leg

Coutinho has been heavily linked with a move to Spanish giants Barcelona who reportedly view him as a replacement for Neymar who has joined PSG in a world record deal. Daniel Sturridge is also sti...

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Jesse Lingard reveals new confidence in Manchester United dressing room

Jesse Lingard reveals new confidence in Manchester United dressing room

Jesse Lingard says there is a buzz amongst the Manchester United players at the moment. Now I'm back and happy to be back. "I grew up a lot in Italy and I've come back as a man". "What he wants, we...

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National Football League lightening up on guidelines regarding players' footwear

National Football League lightening up on guidelines regarding players' footwear

Although, there are still some restrictions regarding what players can wear on the field without receiving a fine. First, the league chose to lighten up on touchdown celebrations, which had to feel li...

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Ian Kinsler to Angel Hernandez: Stop ruining baseball games

Ian Kinsler to Angel Hernandez: Stop ruining baseball games

Kinsler returned on Tuesday to speak to media and said, per Jason Beck of MLB.com , "It has to do with changing the game". Kinsler, stepping to the plate for his third at-bat amid an 0-for-2 evenin...

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Liverpool Defeat Hoffenheim in 2017 Champions League Play-off 1st Leg

Liverpool Defeat Hoffenheim in 2017 Champions League Play-off 1st Leg

Jurgen Klopp insists Liverpool's job is only half done after their 2-1 win away at Hoffenheim in the Champions League play-off round. Despite Trent Alexander-Arnold's spectacular free-kick th...

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ESPN apologizes for fantasy football auction segment

ESPN apologizes for fantasy football auction segment

Obviously, this was a mock fantasy football draft, which is a fun game that millions upon millions of Americans play every year. ESPN apologized Tuesday for airing a skit the previous day in which w...

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NHL, Red Wings Condemn White Nationalists' Use Of Logo

NHL, Red Wings Condemn White Nationalists' Use Of Logo

On Saturday the hockey team issued a statement through social media strongly condemning the use of their distinctive red symbol, stating the organization "vehemently" disagreed with the violent clashe...

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Minneapolis to Make Play for Federation Internationale de Football Association 2026 World Cup

Minneapolis to Make Play for Federation Internationale de Football Association 2026 World Cup

Numbers dipped to around 23,000 per game in 2016, when the event was hosted by the less soccer-crazed Japan, but TV viewership remained strong: Millions of people watch at least part of the worldwide ...

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Premier League clubs to vote on closing transfer window before season begins

Premier League clubs to vote on closing transfer window before season begins

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp and Swansea boss Paul Clement are among those to have called for a change. That is usually the case when 31 August is a weekend or a bank holiday, allowing clubs to d...

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Spangenberg and Padres beat Phillies 7-4 | Hoskins homers twice

Spangenberg and Padres beat Phillies 7-4 | Hoskins homers twice

With one out in the seventh, Hoskins hit a 1-2 pitch from Craig Stammen to center, giving Philadelphia its fourth and final run of the game. He noted that Spangenberg's hustle allowed him to reach sec...

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Cole Mosier's Kentucky football career over after torn ACL on Saturday

Cole Mosier's Kentucky football career over after torn ACL on Saturday

The UK football team announced Monday afternoon that starting left tackle Cole Mosier will miss the rest of the season after suffering a torn ACL in last Saturday's scrimmage. "We've been close (frien...

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'Banned' Air Jordan 1s Return With Flyknit

'Banned' Air Jordan 1s Return With Flyknit

Times have changed and basketball footwear has definitely evolved since then but through it all, the Air Jordan 1 remains central to the sneaker culture. Providing maximum flexibility and ventilation,...

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Viergever admits Ajax players expect Sanchez Spurs move

Viergever admits Ajax players expect Sanchez Spurs move

Before joining the Dutch giants he was a member of Nacional's 2016 winning team in the Copa Libertadores. The 21-year-old instead did work in the gym while his teammates trained outside and met with...

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Will Genia signs with Melbourne Rebels

Will Genia signs with Melbourne Rebels

Melbourne are waiting for some direction from the Australian Rugby Union in terms of the number of Force players who could be looking for new homes and if there's room for movement with the salary cap...

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Broncos RB Jamaal Charles to remain sidelined with knee injury

Broncos RB Jamaal Charles to remain sidelined with knee injury

He's day-to-day so we'll kind of see how he's doing, but right now he's going to be out [for Saturday's preseason game against San Francisco]. Crick will stay in Colorado to receive treatment this w...

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Gophers Basketball Releases 2017-18 Non-Conference Schedule

Paul at the Barn. The regular season begins on Friday, Nov. 10 as the Maroon and Gold host USC Upstate. The Gophers beat Arkansas 82-75 last season. The Gophers also host Drake on December 11, their...

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Don Sweeney confirms Bruins are not trading David Pastrnak

Don Sweeney confirms Bruins are not trading David Pastrnak

Sweeney shot down that report Tuesday in a succinct email to the Boston Globe . A new deal for Pastrnak will likely hover around $6 million in annual pay - within the same pay range given to other ...

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Paris Hilton slams women accusing Trump of sexual assault

Paris Hilton slams women accusing Trump of sexual assault

Hilton apparently does not find issue with Trump's "Grab them by the p*ssy" comments either, where the president told former Access Hollywood host Billy Bush that he doesn't ask women for permis...

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Ronaldo hit with five-match ban after shoving referee

Ronaldo hit with five-match ban after shoving referee

Still regaining peak fitness after an extended summer vacation, Ronaldo began the Super Cup match on the bench, and came on in the 58th minute. Ronaldo then curled into the top corner 10 minutes fro...

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Panthers sign Pro Bowl LB Thomas Davis to extension

Panthers sign Pro Bowl LB Thomas Davis to extension

He was limited to just nine games from the 2009 to 2011 seasons because of knee injuries, but has missed just one game since. He returned and became a better player. Davis is the franchise leader with...

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'Last Chance U' star John Franklin III to transfer

'Last Chance U' star John Franklin III to transfer

Auburn receiver John Franklin III is transferring from the program, Tigers coach Gus Malzahn announced Tuesday. While it's yet to be confirmed, all signs are pointing to Franklin heading to Flo...

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Chelsea confident of completing £35m transfer

Chelsea confident of completing £35m transfer

If the 23-year-old midfielder's wage demands are met, he would more than double his salary from his current £65,000-a-week, to become one of Chelsea's highest-paid players. The England global has en...

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Kyle Wiltjer to compete for roster spot with Toronto Raptors

Kyle Wiltjer to compete for roster spot with Toronto Raptors

The 1.3 million dollar contract is nice, but is a non-guaranteed deal. The 6-foot-10 forward will compete for one of 15 roster spots. The stretch-four appeared in just 14 games with Rockets last sea...

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Jacksonville Jaguars' Allen Robinson trashes Blake Bortles throw

Jacksonville Jaguars' Allen Robinson trashes Blake Bortles throw

After a troubling performance last season, Bortles spent most of his offseason working on his mechanics in California with throwing guru Adam Dedeaux. Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles ...

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