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IOC awards Olympic Games 2024 to Paris, 2028 to LA

IOC awards Olympic Games 2024 to Paris, 2028 to LA

Both Paris and Los Angeles made final presentations to International Olympic Committee delegates before the formality of the rubber-stamp vote was taken. Paris will have the traditional seven-year t...

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Captain Bradford now comfortable as leader of Vikings

Captain Bradford now comfortable as leader of Vikings

Sam Bradford picked up the honor Wednesday, Sept. 13, for his lights-out performance in Monday night's 29-19 season-opening victory over New Orleans at U.S. However, as they say, the best-laid plans ...

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Fernando Alonso to decide F1 future after McLaren's switch to Renault engines

Fernando Alonso to decide F1 future after McLaren's switch to Renault engines

McLaren are on Friday expected to announce a switch to Renault in a three-year deal starting next season. However, in Singapore for Sunday's grand prix, the 36-year-old said he is still considering ...

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Last Chance U star Isaiah Patrick-Wright charged with criminal homicide

Last Chance U star Isaiah Patrick-Wright charged with criminal homicide

Patrick is being charged with criminal homicide IN connection with the fatal stabbing of Caleb Thomas Radford IN Alcoa, Tennessee. Radford was found at 10:42 p.m. Blount County Sheriff's Department in...

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Play scrapped at rain-hit women's major, will start Friday

Play scrapped at rain-hit women's major, will start Friday

Preparation for this year's Evian Championship could hardly have been better for world No. 2 Lexi Thompson, even if she did require an 11-hour sleep to combat a bout of jetlag . Cool temperatures a...

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Shohei Otani will make himself available to Major League Baseball, reports say

Shohei Otani will make himself available to Major League Baseball, reports say

According to reports from Japan, the 23-year-old Otani is planning to be posted this offseason. Because of new restrictions under the collective bargaining agreement negotiated last fall, Otani woul...

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Verstappen confident Red Bull can 'be a threat' in Singapore

Verstappen confident Red Bull can 'be a threat' in Singapore

With chassis strength set to be the biggest factor around the tight confines of the Marina Bay Street Circuit, Red Bull is expected to draw closer to the leading two teams than usual, with Verstappen ...

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Pep: City man 'one of the best players I've ever seen'

Pep: City man 'one of the best players I've ever seen'

It was a scintillating performance from City, who played a brand of attacking football that must have delighted Guardiola. In the other game in Group F, Shakhtar Donetsk beat Napoli 2-1 in Ukraine. ...

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WAFU 2017: Nigeria coach Nduka Ugbade thinks his team is unbeatable

WAFU 2017: Nigeria coach Nduka Ugbade thinks his team is unbeatable

Nigerian coach, Salisu Yusuf, who said he is using the WAFU Cup to prepare for next year's African Nations Championship (CHAN) billed for Kenya, believes his wards have the quality to beat Mali befo...

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Jones Attributes Much Of Cowboys Win Over Giants To Youth Of Team

Jones Attributes Much Of Cowboys Win Over Giants To Youth Of Team

The Giants elected not to address the offensive line this offseason despite consistent struggles in 2016 and will need to show in Week 2 that they can hold up in pass protection and create running lan...

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Day dumps life-long caddie after slump in form

Day dumps life-long caddie after slump in form

I said, 'No, I can't damage the relationship that we've had together'. "He was an awesome caddie, wonderful coach and incredible person", Day said. It's a decision Day hasn't taken lightly but a s...

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Mark Hughes hits back at

Mark Hughes hits back at "lazy" Jose Mourinho jibe

Chupo-Moting opened the scoring after some brilliant Stoke City counter-attacking led by Darren Fletcher and Mame Biram Diouf before Manchester United equalised just a couple of minutes later thro...

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Ronaldo Breaks Record as Madrid Win against APOEL

Ronaldo Breaks Record as Madrid Win against APOEL

But Bernabeu boss Zidane said: "Cristiano is focused on what he needs to do". It didn't take long for Ronaldo to show he's in form. But Ronaldo had two further fine chances before the break, the...

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Liverpool star falls ill on the eve of the Sevilla game

Liverpool star falls ill on the eve of the Sevilla game

However, things were not as bad as the score line indicated. Liverpool's last trophy win came in 2012 when they beat Cardiff City in the League Cup . Bartomeu was in great spirit following Bar...

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Craig Carton resigns from WFAN position

Craig Carton resigns from WFAN position

The lawsuit alleges that Carton was looking to use the scam in part to pay off his $2.5 million in gambling debt. Carton, 48, of Manhattan, remains free on $500,000 bail. Carton faces conspiracy, se...

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Fans drape 'Racism is as American as baseball' sign over Green Monster

Fans drape 'Racism is as American as baseball' sign over Green Monster

Fenway has had a handful of racially charged incidents this season, dating back to April when Baltimore Orioles' player Adam Jones said he heard racist slurs from fans in the crowd directed at him...

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Three-game sanction confirmed for Sadio Mane

Three-game sanction confirmed for Sadio Mane

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 "ex...

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Coutinho could return against Sevilla, Klopp confirms

Coutinho could return against Sevilla, Klopp confirms

Liverpool fell behind in the fifth minute after Emre Can , Alberto Moreno and Dejan Lovren all failed to clear the ball before Wissam Ben Yedder finished from close range. Their best player in...

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Texans' Cushing suspended 10 games without pay

Texans' Cushing suspended 10 games without pay

Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing has received a 10-game suspension for violating the league's performance-enhancing drug policy, the team announced Wednesday . Cushing burst onto the...

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Hughes accuses Mourinho of snubbing handshake after United-Stoke game

Hughes accuses Mourinho of snubbing handshake after United-Stoke game

Mourinho also believed Hughes had told the referee, Neil Swarbrick, to send him to the stands for encroaching into the Stoke technical area. Former United frontman Sparky Hughes saw his charges take...

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