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Liverpool stun City with big win; feral Reds fans damage team bus

De Rossi own-goal on 38′. "We have to keep our heads up and continue to work even harder". Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool got their 3-0 win off to a...

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Five of Tiger's memorable Masters appearance

To describe the Woods-Mickelson relationship as often "chilly" over the two decades that they have been golf's central characters would be doing...

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Even Juve fans applaud Ronaldo's stunning overhead goal

CRISTIANO RONALDO was practicing overhead kicks just 24 hours before his stunning finish against Juventus . Ronaldo's brace gave him the Cha...

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Tributes for Madikizela-Mandela at Commonwealth Games

The winning bid was announced in Basseterre, Saint Kitts, on 11 November 2011. Commonwealth Games organisers are nervous about the weather a...

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3-0 Real defeat hard to accept, says Juve coach Allegri

Buffon, though, could only stand and watch as Dani Carvajal floated a cross in from the right which Ronaldo, his back to goal, dispatched into...

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Villanova tops Michigan for NCAA title

The Wolverines eked out two wins by less than four points in this year's tournament. "There's so many great programs, so many great coaches, but...

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Tiger ready for another shot at Augusta

That was his last chance to qualify for the Masters and he achieved his goal by winning a play-off he forced by holing a lengthy birdie putt a...

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Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale shoots her shot for dramatic NCAA win

President Bartel, a Notre Dame alum herself, said Ogunbowale exudes the qualities instilled in DSHA students. Ogunbowale's 3-pointer was just ...

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Make it 2 out of 3 as Villanova Buries Michigan

Before it could come down, the confetti was falling. "Sometimes I think about whether I'm a good defender, because in practice, he makes me lo...

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Ex-World Champion Lewis Defends Joshua's Style Vs Parker, Wants Wilder Fight

Former Nigeria boxing chief coach, Obisia Nwankpa has challenged Nigerian-born British world heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua and his Am...

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Excitement builds over Tiger's return to Augusta

For golf fans, there's nothing like watching Tiger Woods in his Sunday red, roaring through the back nine and contending at a golf tournament....

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Villanova-Michigan set for national title game

Yes, there is a significant possibility that Michigan's perimeter defenders compel a poor shooting night from Nova. The main concern might be ...

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Buzzer-beater gives Notre Dame second national title

The Final Four got started with two stirring overtime games - the first time that's happened. The Bulldogs then outlasted Louisville in OT to ...

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Joshua eager to 'simplify madness' in heavyweight clash with Parker

Who is on the Joshua compared to Parker undercard? Takam fought valiantly against both, sees them both as very good boxers, but ultimately sees ...

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Klopp delighted as Liverpool raid Palace to pick up 'dirty three points'

Christian Benteke missed the first of two fine chances against his former team when a header from Milivojevic sent him one-on-one with Karius be...

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Loyola-Chicago, Kansas the underdogs on Final Four betting lines

The Kansas Jayhawks are the embodiment of the modern basketball team by winning big with a small line-up. They love to shoot the 3 ball, and t...

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Stanton, Severino dazzle in Yankees opening day win over Blue Jays

Opening day is unique to the extent where it's kinda hard to get into your routine. He homered on his first swing. As usual, only a World Ser...

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Australia's Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft booed by South Africa fans

The fall-out from the scandal has already been significant, with batter Smith , 28, suspended from the final Test match against South Africa an...

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Italy must learn from rejuvenated England, says Bonucci

Liverpool defender Joe Gomez pulled out of Gareth Southgate's squad on Sunday through injury, following on from the withdrawals of Jack Wi...

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76ers finally ready to put Markelle Fultz on display

Trusting the process extends well beyond Joel Embiid . While doubters will likely argue that it's too early to tell whether or not Philade...

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NZ declare at 427-8, lead by 369 against England

However, just as England were beginning to fight back, Wagner provided a massive breakthrough as he removed Stokes for 66, which came off 188 ...

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Watson: I'm 'definitely not' a Masters favorite

Watson advanced to an all-Georgia Bulldogs final against Kevin Kisner, who outlasted the putting-challenged Alex Noren in 19 holes. Watson sei...

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Villanova blasts Texas Tech to return to Final Four

As brilliant as Villanova has been all season with its offense, this was a win that should be chalked up to a grinding, persistent defense. BC...

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KU embraces "underdog" title, as lines open against Duke

The Streak is a staggering accomplishment whose difficulty will come into sharper focus after it draws to a close , as more and more high-major...

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Michigan assistant Yaklich remembers Texas A&M from his days at Illinois State

Beilein knows A&M zone can cause problems: In the second round of the tournament, North Carolina only made 33.3 percent of its shots against a...

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Ferrari yet to show its true hand, insists Vettel

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes were in imperious form in the first practice session of the new Formula 1 season. Formula One champion Lewi...

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Villanova pulls away in second half, advances to Elite Eight

EDT depending on when the previous game concludes, is the most hard to predict. No.2 Purdue is just a two-point favorite over No.3 Texas Te...

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State Books Elite Eight Spot with Win Over Kentucky

Kansas State has held opponents to 36.6 percent shooting through two tournament games. They said Kentucky steam-rolled through its first two ...

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Duke Basketball: Getting to Know the Syracuse Orange

Now the Orange will go from middle-of-the-road in the ACC , to one of the contenders for a conference title. A year ago, the top-seeded Jay...

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'March Madness' lives up to its billing with upsets and comebacks

Whether it's from posts on social media, students coming up to him in the dorm or professors wishing the team well in classes, they keep pouring...

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UMBC was welcomed back to campus like heroes after Cinderella run

No. 1 seeds in the NCAA Tournament were 135-0, make that 135-1. "We've had a tremendous support from our fans all year", said Jairus Lyles ...

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Luke Shaw set for a summer move

With Shaw making just 39 league appearances since he joined Manchester United four years ago, Paul Scholes certainly knows what he's talking a...

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Spirited Bangladesh praised after India near-miss

The move was met with scything criticism on social media and Rohit was "crucified" even more when India went on to concede a wicket to Mustafizu...

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Rivals Target Manchester United Star, Arsenal Seek Serbian Starlet

The Belgium worldwide moved to Manchester United in a £75m deal from Premier League rivals Everton in the summer transfer window. They will fi...

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The Man Who Blew The Whistle On Cambridge Analytica

Mercury News said Monday that a US senator is demanding that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee ...

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Klopp hails Liverpool, four-goal hero Salah after thrashing Watford

They scored from both: Headers from Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic. Not without an unwelcome intrusion of logic, it seems. "Do I still have t...

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Dinesh Karthik's last-ball six you can't stop living over and over

But it was the last of Karthik's three sixes that truly set the stage on fire. As anticipated, India after winning the toss chose to field...

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Federer Enters Indian Wells Finals, Eyes Masters For The Sixth Time

Federer will be bidding for his third ATP title this year and fourth overall after winning the Hopman Cup, Australian Open and Rotterdam, where...

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Sharma takes India to 176-3 against Bangladesh

The victor plays India in the final on March 18. Bangladesh needed 28 runs in the last over to win when Rohit handed the ball to the young H...

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Conte: Chelsea will target top four and FA Cup

We try to do our best in every competition. Many teams can hope to have him in their team, but it won't be possible. Cesc Fabregas may have...

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