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Arsene Wenger reveals his fear ahead of Southampton clash

The relief was as clear as the joy at the final whistle as United moved within a victory of the only major trophy to have eluded them in their success-laden history. Wenger said: "He's a top-quality s...

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Combine still has value even if top NBA prospects skip it

So it should come as no surprise that Durant, speaking to ESPN while the Warriors prep for the Western Conference finals, dismissed the National Basketball Association draft combine and its import...

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Former Man United midfielder labels Europa League gamble 'a huge risk'

A awful moment that took place on a truly heart-wrenching day for the club as the Reds fell to a 2-0 defeat at home to Chelsea and subsequently saw their Premier League title chances slip away. In a s...

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Bailly out of Europa League final after red card

When Jose Mourinho took over in the summer, he declared the Europa League a competition he didn't even want to take part in - and not many United fans would have felt differently. But then we saw th...

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Real Madrid winger Lucas Vazquez: Special connection with Champions League

Real Madrid winger Lucas Vazquez: Special connection with Champions League

The 19-year-old left-back, a France Under-20 worldwide, has yet to play a first-team game for Atletico but has impressed while on loan at Copa del Rey finalists Alaves this season. The Frenchman warne...

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Antonio Conte hopes Chelsea wrap up Premier League title at West Brom

Antonio Conte hopes Chelsea wrap up Premier League title at West Brom

For sure now I'm a bit relaxed. It's great. Now we need to do another step. After the Tottenham title charge fell flat on Friday, Chelsea picked up that expected win against Middlesbrough on Mon...

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Rafael Nadal struggles past Fabio Fognini in Madrid

In his first outing since splitting with his long-time coaching team, Djokovic had to dig deep before eventually despatching Nicolas Almagro 6-1, 4-6, 7-5 in his second-round tie. Rafael Nadal ease...

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LaVar Ball: MJ isn't Lonzo, He Can't Sell $495 Gear

LaVar Ball: MJ isn't Lonzo, He Can't Sell $495 Gear

Lonzo Ball , LaVar's son , rolled out a new shoe line and gear, which created a lot of negative buzz because of the high price . During an interview with ESPN.com earlier this week, Kobe Bryant sa...

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Higuain fires Juventus to victory at Monaco

Higuain fires Juventus to victory at Monaco

He did, relentlessly, at both ends of the pitch. "The job is not complete", said Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri, whose side remains on course for a domestic and European treble. "The day I qu...

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UFC 211 Embedded (Ep. 4): Champion, Challenger Meet Up

UFC 211 Embedded (Ep. 4): Champion, Challenger Meet Up

I know her weaknesses, and I know her good sides. With weight cuts already hard at 115, Jedrzejczyk has been very mindful of how taxing the grind of being a fighter is on her body. Either set to bec...

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Jeurys Familia injury: Mets closer has blood clot in right shoulder

Jeurys Familia injury: Mets closer has blood clot in right shoulder

The Mets' pitching staff already had been hit hard by injury (to fireballing starter Noah Syndergaard) and controversy (Harvey's three-game suspension this week for violating team rules). "I try not t...

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Rory McIlroy signs equipment deal with Taylor Made

Rory McIlroy signs equipment deal with Taylor Made

In the summer of 2016, McIlroy stated that he meant to spend a full year playing and testing product from almost every major manufacturer, but commented at the Barclays that if he came across a prod...

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Crosby skates at Penguins practice, concussion recovery remains 'day-to-day process'

Crosby skates at Penguins practice, concussion recovery remains 'day-to-day process'

Hey, another idiom that seems flawless to describe the performance of the top seed in the Eastern conference. Holtby, the reigning Vezina Trophy victor and a finalist again this season, has a.867 sa...

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Rangers score trio of runs without hits, beat Padres 4-3

Rangers score trio of runs without hits, beat Padres 4-3

The Padres powered their way to a 3-1 lead after two innings thanks to solo homers from Wil Myers and Erick Aybar. Wednesday: Szczur was 3 for 4 with a double and an RBI in the Rangers' 4-3 win ...

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Leonard won't play in Game 6 for Spurs

Leonard won't play in Game 6 for Spurs

Jonathon Simmons added 18 points in place of Leonard, while Patty Mills chipped in 14 points and seven assists. Popovich said earlier in the day that Leonard would be a game-time decision. The S...

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Orioles-Nationals postponed by rain; no makeup date yet

Orioles-Nationals postponed by rain; no makeup date yet

The pitching matchup on Thursday has A.J. Godley (1-0) allowed one run and struck out six. Cole has had just one start, which was last week at Philadelphia. Wieters added three hits for the Nationa...

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Ross Barkley: Everton midfielder has until next weekend to sign new deal

Koeman says he wants Barkley to decide if he will sign a new deal by the end of the season. "The board is already working for a while to persuade him to stay, but its up to the player". He knows what ...

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IPL: Kings XI Punjab beat Mumbai Indians by 7 runs

Riding on Saha and Glenn Maxwell's (47 off 21), KXIP amassed 230 runs losing just 3 wickets. Mumbai Indians are still on top of the IPL standings table with 18 points from 13 games, while Kings XI Pu...

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Wayne Rooney says he wants to stay at Manchester United

Wayne Rooney says he wants to stay at Manchester United

The more I play, the better, and the more I feel I can help the team", he said in the interview with The Guardian. Everton and the United States are other potential destinations, but Rooney is keen ...

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If Lakers Keep Their Draft Pick, Don't Assume They Target Lonzo Ball

For a while now, the combination of UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball and the Los Angeles Lakers has seemed like a match made in heaven. In one week, the Lakers will finally find out whether or not th...

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Infantino attacks recent criticism of Federation Internationale de Football Association in speech at Congress

Infantino attacks recent criticism of Federation Internationale de Football Association in speech at Congress

Infantino - elected as president a year ago on the back of FIFA's greatest scandal but who has been criticised for his committment to real reform - also claimed corruption could "never again" happen...

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Djokovic reaches Madrid Open quarterfinals

Djokovic reaches Madrid Open quarterfinals

Some of Tuesday's matches were for a place in the second round with Spain's Nicolas Almagro booking a tie against Novak Djokovic after defeating fellow countryman Tommy Robredo 6-3, 3-6, 6-1. However,...

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Concussion spotter couldn't pull Crosby for hitting boards

Backstrom, along the right wall, started a bang-bang play by passing to Kuznetsov below the extended goal line. Now, we stare down a Game 7 at Verizon Center with the season on the line. But in order ...

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Real Madrid's Zinedine Zidane thrilled with Juventus final in Champions League

Saul Niguez netted the first goal with a header off a corner in the 12th minute, and Antoine Griezmann added to the lead four minutes later by converting a penalty after Fernando Torres was tripped by...

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News: Carrick on Old Trafford and Manchester United hopes

News: Carrick on Old Trafford and Manchester United hopes

It could have been better, and seeing Celta's trajectory in the Europa League, they definitely deserve respect for the away match . "Would I like to stay?" You have different challenges in your caree...

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Raptors advance to conference semis with nailbiting 92-89 victory over Bucks

Even though the Bucks dropped the last game at home 76 to 87, fans say they're loving the fact that Bucks fever has taken over Milwaukee . But DeRozan scored two free throws, then Patrick Patterson...

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Team Sky's Thomas remains in Giro contention

Team Sky's Thomas remains in Giro contention

Welsh rider Thomas finished 39 seconds back on BMC Racing's Dillier in a group containing race leader Bob Jungels (Quick-Step Floors), third-placed Adam Yates (Orica-Scott) and the rest of the genera...

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Durant and Warriors poised for Conference Finals after downing Jazz

Golden State had just 17. Its lowest total prior to Saturday was 25. "Whether it's a close-out game or it's 0-3 or whatever the case may be, the biggest thing we've tried to do is get better as the s...

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Swansea climb out of drop zone with win

Holgate solid but can't cross the ball, Kenny has to have a run now. Hull , who have beaten Swansea both times in the league this season, are now 17th in the table, two points above the Swans. "I...

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Mourinho aims a swipe at Wenger

Mourinho aims a swipe at Wenger

Hope dies last. It's up to us, we need some luck along the way, but if we win the next four games, I'm convinced that we can do it'. Lastly, the report mentions that Luke Shaw's injury could see him...

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Pittsburgh Penguins blank Washington Capitals in Game 7

The two franchises have faced off in the playoffs four previous times in their history, most recently in the second round in 2013 ( Pittsburgh won 4-1). After making a hit below the goal line tha...

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Man United set up Europa League final against Ajax

Man United set up Europa League final against Ajax

This idea that they are sixth in the league, I think it's 19 points behind Chelsea, the manager and players should be embarrassed by that. "They'll bring Marcus Rashford back to add his pace to Ant...

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Cavs move one game away from Eastern Conference Finals

Sunday in Toronto. He passed Shaquille O'Neal (2,041 field goals) for third place in National Basketball Association postseason history for baskets. James hit four free throws on either side of a 3-po...

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Milwaukee Brewers fall 4-1 to Boston Red Sox

Milwaukee Brewers fall 4-1 to Boston Red Sox

Chief baseball officer Derek Falvey said, "I think Jose's done a really nice job". Guerra has been out since suffering the injury running to first base just three innings into his Opening Day start. B...

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Manchester United's Champions League Charge Is Admirable And Ballsy

Manchester United's Champions League Charge Is Admirable And Ballsy

But the Switzerland global, who opened the scoring in Sunday's 2-0 Premier League win over Manchester United, is happy with his approach to the game. Fittingly, he has proved it most in the UEFA Eu...

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Cabrera returns with homer in Tigers' 5-2 win over Indians

With their top pitcher sidelined, Hoynes tweeted that the Indians still need a starter for their game against the Royals. This version corrects Michael Fulmer's record in the UP NEXT section. Ba...

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Judge Tosses Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction

In April, Hernandez was acquitted of a separate 2012 double homicide. A MA judge today granted a request to erase Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction, less than one month after the former New Eng...

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Judge agrees to toss Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Judge agrees to toss Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Hernandez's lawyers also said the some of the documents submitted by the state, including the death certificate and a suicide note to his fiancee, are irrelevant and asked that they be stricken. B...

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Dodgers' Urias through 6 no-hit innings against Pirates

Dodgers' Urias through 6 no-hit innings against Pirates

The solo blast traveled an estimated 411 feet. An obvious fall guy is Alex Wood , even with how well he has pitched, just because he can be such a weapon in the bullpen, including in high-leverage se...

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Benitez ready to discuss future with Ashley after Newcastle claim title

Benitez ready to discuss future with Ashley after Newcastle claim title

Christian Atsu won the English Championship title with Newcastle United on Sunday after Brighton drew 1-1 with Aston Villa . It was another great season in the development of Yedlin with the Se...

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