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Bryant homers as Cubs beat Mets 8-3

Bryant homers as Cubs beat Mets 8-3

Maddon has instead stuck to his script, seeming to understand that if the Cubs are going to win another championship this season (their title in 1908, after all, followed one in 1907) it will have t...

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Paris to Host 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles Wins Bid for 2028 Games

Paris to Host 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles Wins Bid for 2028 Games

The AP learned specifics of the agreement from a person familiar with the negotiations who did not want to be identified because the details have not been made public. This time, no unpleasant surpris...

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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola questions Yaya Toure's future before Feyenoord clash

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola questions Yaya Toure's future before Feyenoord clash

But after acquiring one of the world's top coaches in Guardiola and backing him in the transfer market, Owen believes City must now start to deliver. "It is just a sporting decision", he said, quote...

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Conte to shuffle his pack for Qarabag

Conte to shuffle his pack for Qarabag

We started the Champions League in the right way, ' said boss Antonio Conte . "We have to rest (on Wednesday) and then to start to think about the next game, a strong game, a tough game against ...

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Cologne devise cheeky plan to thwart Arsenal on Thursday

Cologne devise cheeky plan to thwart Arsenal on Thursday

Bellerin, however, believes there are good reasons to be optimistic after the Gunners put those setbacks behind them in securing a convincing 3-0 victory over Bournemouth on Saturday (9 September). So...

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Russell Westbrook inks 10-year extension with Jordan Brand

Russell Westbrook inks 10-year extension with Jordan Brand

And while Westbrook has yet to sign his extension with the Thunder, this latest move could be a sign that he intends to dominate this league for many years to come. According to Nick DePaula of ESPN ...

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Explosion near cricket board in Kabul

Explosion near cricket board in Kabul

A security personnel and a civilian were killed by the blast at 3:45 pm local time, the reports added. The blast happened during a cricket match inside the stadium, Farid Hotak, a spokesman for the ...

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Serena Williams Reveals First Images of Daughter Alexis Jr

Serena Williams Reveals First Images of Daughter Alexis Jr

Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr .is named after her father but already taking after her mother. The couple didn't offer any details directly following the birth, but Williams just broke her baby silence on ...

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The Other Steve Smith Nominated to Pro Football Hall of Fame

The Other Steve Smith Nominated to Pro Football Hall of Fame

Also part of the 108 early nominees who are eligible for the first time, having been retired for five years when the class is chosen next February, are cornerback Ronde Barber, wideouts Donald Driver ...

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Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin

Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin "GGG"

Following that, things went from bad to worst. I remember a lot of great champions, like Carlos Monzon, Sugar Ray Leonard, Marvin Hagler, Bernard Hopkins. Alvarez's familiarity with his surroundings m...

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Pep Guardiola calms talk of Champions League success for Manchester City

Pep Guardiola calms talk of Champions League success for Manchester City

In addition, Guardiola said a "sporting decision" had been made to omit midfielder Yaya Toure from his squad. "I spoke with him and he knows the reason why but it is between him and me", Guardiola s...

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Yankees offense struggles again with Sonny Gray on mound

Yankees offense struggles again with Sonny Gray on mound

The Rays dropped four games behind the Twins with 17 remaining. The second game of a three-game series relocated from Tropicana Field due to Hurricane Irma's impact on Florida' Gulf Coast was ...

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Champions League: Pogba sidelined for weeks after hamstring injury against Basle

Jose Mourinho fears Paul Pogba will miss a "few weeks" with the hamstring injury that took the gloss off Manchester United's straightforward return to the Champions League. However, Mourinho ins...

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Dolphins plea to move London game to Miami rejected

Dolphins plea to move London game to Miami rejected

A team of engineers have inspected Hard Rock Stadium and have determined that venue that hosts Miami Dolphins and Miami Hurricanes football games is structurally sound in the wake of Hurricane Irma....

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Texans starting rookie Deshaun Watson against Bengals on Thursday night

Texans starting rookie Deshaun Watson against Bengals on Thursday night

After a rousing pregame ceremony to celebrate the Houston first responders, the Texan's came out sluggish. Watson was summoned to replace Savage once the Texans received the second half kick...

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Bears place linebacker Jerrell Freeman on injured reserve

Bears place linebacker Jerrell Freeman on injured reserve

In his attempt to make a comeback a year ago, he appeared in just four games before being ruled out the rest of the season with a spiral fracture in his left fibula and ankle ligament damage that requ...

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Why I rejected Manchester United - Arsene Wenger

Why I rejected Manchester United - Arsene Wenger

Although Wenger seriously considered it, he eventually continued at the Emirates. "No [I was never tempted by Manchester United] because I was always happy here". "When I arrived here we were 80 peo...

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Smithfield shifts racing sponsorship to Stewart-Haas

Smithfield shifts racing sponsorship to Stewart-Haas

The news is not necessarily surprising as there had been speculation that Patrick could not fulfill sponsorships heading into next year. Patrick, the only woman driver at NASCAR's top level, has end...

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Jon Jones' B Sample Confirms Failed UFC 214 Drug Test

Jon Jones' B Sample Confirms Failed UFC 214 Drug Test

ESPN's Brett Okamoto was the first to report on the news. As of now, the UFC hasn't stripped Jones of his title. "Importantly - as previously stated - due process should occur before drawing any co...

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Klopp laments Mane's red card

The notion of challenging the red card was dismissed as a "waste of time" by Klopp at his post-match news conference but the Football Association confirmed they had rejected a Liverpool claim of...

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