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Nadal loses first French Open set in three years

Nadal loses first French Open set in three years

The Spaniard lost his first set at Roland Garros since 2015 before a one-hour rain delay halted play. The fired up Argentine left the Philippe Chatrier crowd stunned as he took the first set 6-4 w...

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LeBron James: Whoever wins National Basketball Association championship won't want White House invite

LeBron James: Whoever wins National Basketball Association championship won't want White House invite

There's a lot of people that believe he's not for the people or doing things that's right by the people. The defining image of the NBA Finals opening game at the Oracle Arena was a picture of Ja...

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Arsenal make 1st signing of the summer

Arsenal make 1st signing of the summer

Lichtsteiner is pleased with the move and told Arsenal's official site: "It's a great for me after Juventus to come to Arsenal and have this big challenge to make big things [happen] with this b...

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It never rains but pours as Germany lose to Austria

It never rains but pours as Germany lose to Austria

Heavy rain forced a delay to kick-off for nearly two hours, but it took Mesut Ozil only 11 minutes to break the deadlock when he capitalised on a mistake by Austria goalkeeper Jorg Siebenhandl . ...

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Argentina friendly with Israel to be scrapped

Argentina friendly with Israel to be scrapped

The sole aim of opponents of the Jerusalem game, Lieberman said Wednesday, was "to strike at our basic right to self-defence and to bring about the destruction of Israel ". The status of Jerusalem...

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Manchester United sign Fred for £52m

Manchester United sign Fred for £52m

Fred completed his move to Manchester United earlier this week and the Brazilian's team-mates were seen congratulating him in training. In the first direct contact, by the way. "Then Shakhtar Donets...

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Jasper Cillessen open to Arsenal or Liverpool move if Barcelona force exit

Jasper Cillessen open to Arsenal or Liverpool move if Barcelona force exit

With Marc-Andre Ter Stegen keeping Cillessen out of the starting XI at Barca, it could be an easy transfer for any club interested, but Barcelona want €60m for the goalkeeper. The Blues have been lin...

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Floyd Mayweather again highest-paid athlete, per Forbes magazine

Serena was the only woman to feature in the top 100 last year, but her prize money dropped from Dollars 8 million to USD 62,000 this year after she gave birth to her daughter, Alexis, in September. As...

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Man dies in shooting at Katie Taylor's father's boxing gym

Man dies in shooting at Katie Taylor's father's boxing gym

It has since been confirmed that one man has lost his life with two more, one of which is Taylor, seriously injured. It happened at Bray Boxing Club shortly before 7 o'clock this morning. The €300,0...

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Yaya Toure's Agent Predicts 'African Curse' for Pep Guardiola at Manchester City

Yaya Toure's Agent Predicts 'African Curse' for Pep Guardiola at Manchester City

Toure left City at the end of the season after eight trophy-laden years. I came to wonder if it was not because of my colour. I don't know why but I have the impression that he was jealous, he took ...

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Nadal swats aside Gasquet to march on at Roland Garros

Nadal swats aside Gasquet to march on at Roland Garros

The French Open is free to watch on TV for United Kingdom viewers. As one of five official photographers working for the website of the French Open , Dubreuil has better access than normal press ...

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XFL to name Andrew Luck's father Oliver as CEO, commissioner

XFL to name Andrew Luck's father Oliver as CEO, commissioner

He's also been president of NFL Europe and athletic director of West Virginia, where he played football during his college years. The move to CT, where the league will be based, will bring Oliver an...

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Cavs talk with media ahead of NBA Finals Game 3

Cavs talk with media ahead of NBA Finals Game 3

And the Cavs will be on home turf for the next two games. And Durant is, at worst, the third-best scorer in the National Basketball Association behind LeBron and James Harden. 11-for-11 - Trying to st...

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Manchester United Confirm Fred Signing

Manchester United announced the signing of Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder Fred on Tuesday, with the Brazil global penning a deal at Old Trafford. Fred should improve United's runner-up squad as ...

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Keys enjoys Sunday stroll into French quarters

Keys enjoys Sunday stroll into French quarters

U.S. Open runner-up Madison Keys has reached the quarterfinals of the French Open for the first time by beating Mihaela Buzarnescu of Romania 6-1, 6-4. "Hopefully big things can happen here", said...

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Has Aaron Ramsey dropped a hint over his Arsenal future?

Has Aaron Ramsey dropped a hint over his Arsenal future?

And with The Times reporting that Aaron Ramsey has been offered a new five-year contract, it's clear that Emery has already studied Arsenal's squad closely. The Arsenal board apparently approa...

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Chris Sutton reveals shock at Marouane Fellaini rumours

Fellaini will be a free agent at the end of the month when his Manchester United contract runs out and the Gunners have emerged as surprise suitors. Arsenal will surely have to improve on Fellaini'...

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Why we booed Dele Alli -Nigerian football lovers

Why we booed Dele Alli -Nigerian football lovers

It is not going to be a problem. Nigeria play the Czech Republic in a friendly on June 6. It's been 52 years since the Three Lions lifted the World Cup trophy for the one and only time in their hi...

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Djokovic is in contention for French title, says Wilander

Djokovic is in contention for French title, says Wilander

Verdasco's hopes of reaching his first French Open quarter-final were sunk when Djokovic nailed down a break at the start of the third set before cruising to victory. Djokovis is coming off a conv...

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Nigeria's 2018 FIFA World Cup kits sold out in just 15 minutes

Nigeria's 2018 FIFA World Cup kits sold out in just 15 minutes

Nigeria home tops on eBay are being sold for well above their asking price, with one seller even asking for £220 for one shirt. The kit costs £65 and was not released until late on in order to incre...

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