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Frankfurt's Kovac To Succeed Heynckes As Bayern Coach

Frankfurt's Kovac To Succeed Heynckes As Bayern Coach

In games like this, the team performance is important. The timing is not good. He also chastised Bayern for announcing the news publicly before it was confirmed by Frankfurt, calling the move "unpro...

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Trump expected to pardon ex-Cheney aide 'Scooter' Libby

Trump expected to pardon ex-Cheney aide 'Scooter' Libby

By pardoning Mr. Libby, Mr. Trump sends a message to those who might incriminate him in crimes related to conspiring with Russians to tamper with the election: The message is that he will rectify any ...

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Juventus Legend Condemns Buffon's Post-Match Criticism Of Referee

Juventus Legend Condemns Buffon's Post-Match Criticism Of Referee

If that remains the case, the lasting image of Buffon's final Champions League match will be his reaction to Michael Oliver's late decision to award Madrid a penalty, earning him a straight red ...

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Kevin Durant's Contract Plans For Offseason Are Revealed

Kevin Durant's Contract Plans For Offseason Are Revealed

Frankly, given how successful Utah has been against the Warriors this year, I don't know which way things would have gone, even with Curry on the court. Now, Houston is a historically great team - tha...

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Luis Severino may have tipped his pitches vs. Red Sox Tuesday

Luis Severino may have tipped his pitches vs. Red Sox Tuesday

Chris Sale shut down the Yankees' vaunted lineup with eight strikeouts over six one-run innings, and Mookie Betts clubbed a grand slam to punctuate the Boston Red Sox's 14-1 rout of visiting NY...

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Belgian cyclist Goolaerts, 23, dies after mid-race heart attack

Belgian cyclist Goolaerts, 23, dies after mid-race heart attack

David Lappartient, president of the Union Cycliste Internationale, expressed the organisation's sadness at the tragic news. "We share their vast sadness". Two Belgians died in other races in 2016; A...

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Bayern Munich 0 (2) - Sevilla 0 (1)

Bayern Munich 0 (2) - Sevilla 0 (1)

Sevilla did find the net once when the teams met last week on Spanish soil, Pablo Sarabia putting them ahead in the first half, but were eventually beaten by a pair of deflected goals. Heynckes added...

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De Rossi hails coach as Roma stun Barcelona

De Rossi hails coach as Roma stun Barcelona

Roma , fourth in Serie A and 21 points behind leaders Juventus, ripped into their visitors from the start, and like City against Liverpool , they got an early goal, Edin Dzeko brushing off weak tackl...

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Ian Anderson: NZ transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard deserves sympathy, scrutiny

Ian Anderson: NZ transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard deserves sympathy, scrutiny

Having smashed 120kg in her first attempt and stumbling at 127kg, the New Zealander raised the weight another 5kg for her third attempt to break her personal best of 131kg. Prior to switching genders,...

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Ronda Rousey's WWE debut at WrestleMania 34

Ronda Rousey's WWE debut at WrestleMania 34

Cena played up the whole "watching WrestleMania as a fan in the stands" bit for a long time, but it was clear something had to give. White was actually invited to the event by Ronda Rousey . Just...

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Ben Simmons on Joel Embiid's 'scary' return in playoffs

Ben Simmons on Joel Embiid's 'scary' return in playoffs

The Dallas Mavericks have been in a major slump as they've lost 10 of their last 12 games and they will be hoping to avoid a third straight defeat after falling to the Pistons in a 113-106 overtime ...

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Ricciardo sets the pace in first practice session

Ricciardo sets the pace in first practice session

Ricciardo expressed encouragement over Red Bull's race pace, as he prepares to start from the outside of the second row as a outcome of Hamilton's five-place grid penalty. The Dutch driver got out a...

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Antoine Griezmann salvages point in Madrid derbi at Bernabeu

Antoine Griezmann salvages point in Madrid derbi at Bernabeu

Zinedine Zidane has never beaten Atletico Madrid at the Bernabeu in La Liga as manager, with Diego Simeone's side having won three and drawn one of their last four league visits. "In the first ha...

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Arsenal 3-2 Southampton: Welbeck gets last laugh

Arsenal 3-2 Southampton: Welbeck gets last laugh

It was a sloppy start from Arsenal and Southampton took full advantage as some woeful defending from Shkodran Mustafi allowed Shane Long to poke home for 0-1 in the 17th minute. He had gotten on...

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Judge sets Conor McGregor's bail at $50K after UFC bus attack

Judge sets Conor McGregor's bail at $50K after UFC bus attack

A second Irish MMA fighter - Cian Cawley, with an address at Hyde Park in Dalkey - was also charged with one count of assault and one count of criminal mischief . Fighter Max Holloway tweet...

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76ers survive Cavaliers fightback, Raptors make history

76ers survive Cavaliers fightback, Raptors make history

As the Central Division leader, Cleveland would have the next tiebreaker, so the Sixers must finish with a better record than the Cavs to earn that seed. He scored 13 points over the final six min...

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Mauricio Pochettino unfazed by Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy's income

Mauricio Pochettino unfazed by Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy's income

Last week's hoodoo-ending win at Chelsea - their first at Stamford Bridge since 1990 - has put Spurs in pole position for another year in the Champions League . Tottenham, who are now fourth in t...

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Loss officially takes Pistons out of playoff picture

Loss officially takes Pistons out of playoff picture

Four of the five Sixers starters finished in double figures. However, only one game separates these three teams. Cleveland, which has won four straight and nine of 10, has topped 112 points in seven o...

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Ford Motor Company (F) Stock Analysis

Ford Motor Company (F) Stock Analysis

However, Ford Motor has rebounded strongly from 2018 lows, and the company still pays investors a very good yield. Here you can compare recent volume with average volume three month ago. The 4.21% u...

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Two Humboldt Broncos bus crash victims identified

Two Humboldt Broncos bus crash victims identified

Three people are in critical condition. Jaxon Joseph, 20 - whose father Chris Joseph is a retired National Hockey League player - was on board a Saskatchewan junior team's bus that crashed Friday af...

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Liverpool's in-form Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain insists: 'There's more to come from me'

Liverpool's in-form Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain insists: 'There's more to come from me'

Jürgen Klopp was full of praise for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who he says has the "potential and quality" to further his development since joining Liverpool last summer. "The fans play a massive part...

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Gold Coast Officially Opens Commonwealth Games

Gold Coast Officially Opens Commonwealth Games

Australia's 4x100-meter women's freestyle relay team has done it again, breaking its own world record on the opening night of the swim program at the Commonwealth Games . Thomas Hamer also won the me...

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Warriors show 'pathetic effort' as Pacers pass 'big test'

Warriors show 'pathetic effort' as Pacers pass 'big test'

Golden State finished 13-2. Golden State is still one of the NBA's best teams even without him. The Warriors suffered a blowout defeat of 126-106 to the Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in India...

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Eagle lands on Seattle Mariners pitcher before game

Eagle lands on Seattle Mariners pitcher before game

Paxton did anything but panic, not flinching as the eagle made a first pass at him. The Twins are off to a 3-2 start. Full credit to Paxton for keeping his composure. Gibson threw six shutout inn...

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Virgin Galactic tests passenger rocket ship, 3 years after fatal accident

Virgin Galactic tests passenger rocket ship, 3 years after fatal accident

Following the test flight, Branson declared on a tweet that Virgin Galactic is " back on track ". Virgin founder Richard Branson said last year he hoped to begin commercial launches this year, b...

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Golfer dislocates ankle after hole-in-one, pops it back in

Golfer dislocates ankle after hole-in-one, pops it back in

The 28 year old was injured while celebrating a hole-in-one at the pre-tournament par-three contest at Augusta National yesterday. Tony Finau was able to begin his first round at the Masters i...

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Uganda's athletics star targets gold at 2018 Commonwealth Games

Uganda's athletics star targets gold at 2018 Commonwealth Games

But it was not all smooth sailing for the weightlifter from Kundapura in Udupi district as he failed to lift the weight of 138 kg in his first two attempts but managed to lift it in his final attempt ...

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Former Baylor QB Robert Griffin III Reaches 1-Year Deal With Ravens

Former Baylor QB Robert Griffin III Reaches 1-Year Deal With Ravens

He will probably be here early next week to sign the deal, ' general manager Ozzie Newsome said. The terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed. As the No. 2 overall pick by the Washington Red...

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Masters Par 3 Tournament 2018: Tom Watson Becomes Oldest Winner in History

Masters Par 3 Tournament 2018: Tom Watson Becomes Oldest Winner in History

As he does, Finau turns around and begins to backpedal before rolling his left ankle. Gary Nicklaus Jr, 15, was caddying for his grandfather in the traditional Par 3 Tournament on the eve of the Ma...

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'We'll demand Ferguson fight as long as he's alive' - Khabib Nurmagomedov's coach

'We'll demand Ferguson fight as long as he's alive' - Khabib Nurmagomedov's coach

After dropping his belt to St-Pierre at UFC 217 in November, Bisping took a short-notice fight just three weeks later and was knocked out by Kelvin Gastelum in the first round. One thing Lockhart ma...

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Joshua defeats Parker to win fourth world title

Joshua defeats Parker to win fourth world title

Joshua, after the fight, told Sky Sports "IBO, WBO, WBA, IBF". You can't defend all the belts at once and the only way you get around it is by having a unification fight. So this does become a boxin...

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ESPN Reveals Release Date, Early Programming Schedule For ESPN+

ESPN Reveals Release Date, Early Programming Schedule For ESPN+

MLB .TV will cost an additional $24.99 per month. In a statement , recently installed ESPN head James Pitaro said, " ESPN was built on a belief in innovation and the powerful connection be...

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These are the flowers chosen for royal wedding

These are the flowers chosen for royal wedding

Markle and Prince Harry happen to be following in the footsteps of Prince William and Kate Middleton , who also used locally sourced plants for their April 29, 2011 nuptials: Westminster Abbey wa...

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Jose Mourinho hails

Jose Mourinho hails "perfect" Manchester United first half against Swansea City

The hosts were in control from the start and opened the scoring inside five minutes when Lukaku finally entered the 100 club with a deflected finish into the top corner from close range. David de Gea ...

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Del Potro makes Miami semis as Collins stuns Venus

Del Potro makes Miami semis as Collins stuns Venus

However, a dominant performance from Isner put paid to those hopes, as the powerful American claimed a 6-1 7-6 (7-2) success . The American, who has never won at Miami, will face the victor of the ...

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Bavuma 95* puts South Africa on top

Bavuma 95* puts South Africa on top

Aided by Bavuma's brilliance, South Africa posted 488 in their first innings and lead by a massive 378 runs at the Wanderers as they seek a first home series win over the Australians in nearly 50 ye...

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Ibrahimovic's MLS debut 'possibly' as soon as Saturday: Coach Sigi Schmid

Ibrahimovic's MLS debut 'possibly' as soon as Saturday: Coach Sigi Schmid

Ibrahimovic joined Major League Soccer outfit LA Galaxy last week after almost two decades of professional football on the continent. LA Galaxy signing Zlatan Ibrahimovic is adamant he "co...

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Venus Williams Knocks Out Of Miami Open

Venus Williams Knocks Out Of Miami Open

US Open champion Sloane Stephens turned on the style to qualify for the final of the Miami Open with an absolutely astonishing point typifying her performance. "We used to come down here all the ...

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Mohamed Salah scores again as Liverpool beat Crystal Palace

Mohamed Salah scores again as Liverpool beat Crystal Palace

The result, combined with Manchester United's 2-0 win over Swansea , means that Liverpool are two points behind Manchester United although they have played a game more than the Red Devils. The fo...

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Darren Lehmann quits as Australian coach after ball-tampering debacle

Darren Lehmann quits as Australian coach after ball-tampering debacle

I love kids wanting to play the great game of cricket that I love", he said. "The public and the board, who approve the captains of the Australian teams, are the ones who will decide that or not"....

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