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Didier Drogba signs with Phoenix Rising of USL

The former Chelsea star had been looking for a club following a season-and-half spell with the Montreal Impact of MLS which featured two playoff appearances. "I look forward to their continued success...

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Ottawa weighs in on National Hockey League decision to skip 2018 Olympics

The IOC President, though, refused to rule out the possibility of the NHL's star names heading to next year's Winter Olympics, despite the decision of the National Hockey League not to allow the playe...

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UCL: Dybala's double help Juventus beat Barcelona 3-0

Juve's seventh-minute opener was a work of simplicity finished off by a Dybala master stroke. "I think it's our credit", he said . "As I said yesterday, we need to make the most of our strengths an...

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Durant shines in return from 19-game absence, knee injury

Snyder said reaching 50 wins wasn't a big priority for this Jazz team. "We know the playoffs are going to be a different atmosphere but it's still a great win". Kerr kept Green and Thompson below 30 m...

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US, Canada And Mexico Declare Combined Bid To Host The World Cup

The announcement was made Monday afternoon in a press conference hosted by the federations of the three countries at One World Observatory in NY. That leave the North American bid looking in a v...

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Conte sure Chelsea deserved at least a draw

The Blues require 21 points to be certain of the title. 'We would love to keep Wilfried, we will sit down and talk to him as soon as we're safe and I'm very hopeful of doing so, ' said Parish. It's ...

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Barcelona's Champions League loss to Juventus gives Luis Enrique nightmares of Paris

Juve delivered a complete performance to extend their home unbeaten streak in European play to 22 matches. "It doesn't matter if I consider the result fair or not, the first half was a shipwreck",...

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Borrussia Dortmund bus bombing - suspected Islamist detained

Borrussia Dortmund bus bombing - suspected Islamist detained

Defender Marc Bartra was injured in the attack, which left him needing surgery on a broken bone in his wrist. Having found a letter claiming responsibility at the scene, German police have describ...

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Ibra sparks United as Sunderland on brink

Today was a good win and we have to keep working, keep believing we can reach the top four. "And I am not anxious, I just play my game, I try to enjoy and it seems that the older I get, the more int...

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Shaharyar set to step down as PCB chairman

Shaharyar set to step down as PCB chairman

Bangladesh thus became the fourth team - after West Indies, Ireland and Sri Lanka - to reject traveling to Pakistan in the last two years. "Bangladesh is agreeable to send its high-performance tea...

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Oregon's Dillon Brooks says he's headed to the NBA draft

Oregon's Dillon Brooks says he's headed to the NBA draft

Brooks, an All-American, made his announcement with a video statement. OR basketball star Dillon Brooks was ejected from Saturday's Pac-12 clash with Washington State. Dorsey, a 6-foot-4 two-year st...

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Rangers opening playoffs with road test in Montreal

Rangers opening playoffs with road test in Montreal

The start of the playoffs comes two days shy of Claude Julien's two-month anniversary as Canadiens head coach. With Henrik Lundqvist suffering through the worst season of his professional career, ...

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Dan Leach's Final Four Special: Oregon Vs. North Carolina

Dan Leach's Final Four Special: Oregon Vs. North Carolina

Not since the Arizona Wildcats won the championship in 1997 has a victor of the NCAA Tournament been from this side of the Rockies. UNC made its last field goal with 5:54 to go, a 3-pointer by Berry...

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Guardiola: Emery told me to sign Silva for Barcelona

It means the Chile worldwide has conceded from the last seven shots on target he has faced in the League, although Guardiola blamed the defenders in front of him for not doing their jobs and praised B...

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Masters 2017: Spieth disappointed, says his final round was freakish

Masters 2017: Spieth disappointed, says his final round was freakish

Fowler could win his first Green Jacket with a great day on Sunday. Spieth , trying to become the first player in history to win wire-to-wire in a major in successive years, ran off four straight b...

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Adam Scott's Masters tilt in full swing

Form aside, if Rory does play his game then the Northern Irishman can rival Johnson all the way. For all his power and athleticism, Johnson had never been in contention at Augusta National until a y...

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Russell Westbrook does it all (again) to defeat the Nuggets

Russell Westbrook does it all (again) to defeat the Nuggets

Westbrook leads the National Basketball Association with 31.9 points per game, scoring 2.6 points more than Harden, who ranks second in the league. The Nuggets (38-42) needed to win their last three...

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Day brightens even as storm hits Masters practice

Spieth played well earlier in the season, though, running off a top-five finish in four of his first five appearances. "And then he won the U.S. Open". His form has suffered this year due to injury an...

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USA, Mexico, Canada announce joint bid for 2026 World Cup

USA, Mexico, Canada announce joint bid for 2026 World Cup

If the bid is accepted, it would be the first time that three countries jointly host a FIFA World Cup . Since 1998 and until 2022, the FIFA World Cup had 32 teams compete in the biggest soccer to...

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Delighted Klopp hails the boys from Brazil

The Potters did manage to take a 1-0 lead into the break after Republic of Ireland worldwide Jonathan Walters headed the hosts into the lead when left unmarked. "It doesn't really happen too often as ...

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