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Neymar lands in Russia, Messi casts doubt over future

Neymar lands in Russia, Messi casts doubt over future

As the atmosphere built before Thursday's curtain raiser between the hosts and Saudi Arabia, the French and Argentine players were put through their paces while Brazil took the day off. On Sunday, t...

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Confident Super Eagles land in Essentuki for World Cup

Confident Super Eagles land in Essentuki for World Cup

Nigeria in the preparation for the Russian Federation 2018 FIFA World cup had lost two of their friendlies against England and Czech and drew the other match against DR Congo. True to their form, th...

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Justify's value skyrockets after winning Triple Crown at Belmont Park

Justify's value skyrockets after winning Triple Crown at Belmont Park

Jockey Florent Geroux (center in pink silks) is seen leaving the gate at the Belmont Stakes , with victor Justify on the far left. Barnes, a Santa Rosa native and 1977 graduate of Montgomery High...

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Justify ready for run at Triple Crown history in Belmont

Justify ready for run at Triple Crown history in Belmont

In adding the Belmont to his Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes victories, the unbeaten Justify made Bob Baffert just the second trainer to saddle two Triple Crown winners. Smith, at 52, beca...

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Could LeBron James Wind Up In Boston This Summer?

But, he is under team control for the next two seasons before a $34.1 million player option in the summer of 2020. I don't think [impending free agency will] necessarily have an effect. Some of their ...

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Scotland stun England for the first time

Scotland stun England for the first time

Scotland enjoyed the greatest victory in their cricket history by holding their nerve to beat world number one-ranked England by six runs in a thrilling one-day worldwide at Edinburgh on Sunday. ...

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Hearn calls Wilder’s bluff on Joshua title fight

Hearn calls Wilder’s bluff on Joshua title fight

Deontay Wilder has agreed to fight Anthony Joshua in the United Kingdom in a bid to make the undisputed world heavyweight clash next. Shelly Finkel, one of Wilder's co-managers, told ESPN that ...

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Thiem stands between Nadal and his 11th French Open title

Thiem stands between Nadal and his 11th French Open title

Both men knew that full well. Del Potro, the US Open victor in 2009, is playing the tournament for only the second time since 2012 after a spate of injuries. Soon enough, he was yelling at himself, ...

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Thomas Lemar: Atletico Madrid reach 'preliminary agreement' to sign Monaco winger

Arsenal failed to sign Lemar, 22, in last summer's transfer window, while he was also a £60m target for Liverpool . The Catalan giants have been heavily linked with the 27-year-old over the past...

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Warriors strangely roast Kevin Durant at championship parade

Warriors strangely roast Kevin Durant at championship parade

After all, as he told Ros Gold-Onwude at least year's parade, "I'm petty". Considered a basketball lifer, Durant had aspirations to be a professional basketball player since he was 8 years old. Fo...

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Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem for 11th French Open title

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem for 11th French Open title

That's according to from former world No 1 Tracy Austin, who was speaking after Nadal picked up his 11th Roland Garros title earlier today. Why? Nadal was 95-0 when capturing the opener on clay in...

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Justify captures Triple Crown, wins Belmont

Luis Saez-ridden Bravazo almost ran down a fading Justify in the final yards of the Preakness before finishing second, a half-length behind. In the wake of his Belmont triumph on Saturday, they ...

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Brazil cover Coutinho in eggs and flour for his birthday

Here's what have we learned from Brazil's World Cup warm-ups and why they're looking good for a deep run in Russian Federation. Brazil attracted hordes of fans who gathered around the pitch ...

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England boss Gareth Southgate raring to go

England boss Gareth Southgate raring to go

Southgate was speaking as he waved off Martin Atkinson from St George's Park ahead of the Premier League referee's charity bike ride to Russian Federation. Fran Jones, Head of Partnerships, Tottenham ...

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Real Madrid confirm Julen Lopetegui as their new manager

Zinedine Zidane walked away from his post at Real Madrid after the Champions League final, having won the competition three times in a row. Lopetegui will go head-to-head with Cristiano Ronaldo...

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Ronaldo's Portugal arrive in Russian Federation ahead of World Cup clash against Spain

Ronaldo's Portugal arrive in Russian Federation ahead of World Cup clash against Spain

United's executive vice chairman Ed Woodward has long-dreamed of luring the five-time Ballon d'Or victor back to Old Trafford. Ronaldo is still unhappy over the club's failure to deliver on the pres...

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Liverpool are not expected to make a bid for Alisson

Liverpool are not expected to make a bid for Alisson

A switch to Anfield has generated the most transfer gossip , with a move to La Liga giants Real Madrid having also been mooted. Alisson is in a rich vein of form for the Lupas and has bailed the...

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List of all records broken by Nadal at French Open

List of all records broken by Nadal at French Open

At the French Open this year, Nadal has looked sluggish in the opening exchanges. His head-to-head advantage over Thiem only stands at 6-to-3, and considering the Austrian is only 24-years-old, ...

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Dwane Casey is starting from scratch again

Dwane Casey is starting from scratch again

Casey's Raptors teams were the winningest in franchise history, as the 2017-18 group broke the franchise record for regular-season victories (set in 2015-16) with 59. Casey is well-respected by player...

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Game On! Legislature Approves Sports Betting in New Jersey

Game On! Legislature Approves Sports Betting in New Jersey

State Senate President Steve Sweeney, a fellow Democrat, asked the owner of Monmouth Park racetrack , "Are we betting on it tomorrow?" As it has been revealed, however, competitive video gaming and...

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