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Manchester United and Chelsea 9/4 to draw Sunday's Premier League clash

Mourinho had a less fantastical take on things when he spoke Sky's Soccer Saturday programme, and stated Ibrahimovic maintaining his current level next season would be excellent if he chooses to remain at United. We'll fight for it". 50 - this will be the 50th time the sides have met in the Premier League, Chelsea winning 17 and United 13 with 19 draws. Away from your home, Chelsea have won their last three but previous meetings involving both sides at Old Trafford has ended up a ... Read More

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Tax Day protests demand Trump release tax returns

Donald Trump's motorcade had to avoid protesters in Mar-A-Lago, Florida, after he spent Saturday morning at his golf course and headed toward his Palm Beach estate. The idea for the march has its roots in the response to a January appearance by White House counselor Kellyanne Conway. "We litigated this all through the election". Read More

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MLS: Union questions security after Howard suspension

MLS: Union questions security after Howard suspension

The league has not elaborated on what it meant by "altercation with a fan following the game" except to say that Howard later interacted with another fan inappropriately. Recently, the MLS Player's Union came to the defense of Howard with a tweet. The Colorado Rapids, Howard's team, released a statement Friday calling Howard's actions "unfortunate and regrettable" but professing that they are "uncharacteristic for Tim". Read More

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Mourinho is "boiling" to beat Chelsea - Desailly

In addition, Mourinho reported that goalkeeper David De Gea is available to face Chelsea at the Old Trafford stadium here, while defenders Chris Smalling and Phil Jones will not return "until mid-May". However, a defeat on Sunday in the North West could certainly spell trouble for Conte's side, with Spurs taking on Bournemouth later today at White Hart Lane - a game they will be expecting to win. Read More

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Spurs Close in on Chelsea, Palace Share Points with Leicester

Spurs tore Bournemouth apart in the early kick-off at White Hart Lane on Saturday with goals from Moussa Dembele, Son Heung-min, Harry Kane and Vincent Janssen giving them a 4-0 victory. After a slow start to the season, Eriksen has been arguably Spurs' best player since the turn of the year, his consistency surpassing even the more explosive Dele Alli in recent months. Read More

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Tanaka finds form, Yanks beat Cards 4-3 for 5th straight win

Louis Cardinals and the New York Yankees take the field against each other for an exciting game. "It'll be a little unusual". The assumed pitching matchup will be Michael Pineda against Adam Wainwright . One batter later, Hicks hit a comebacker that was barehanded by Martinez, whose wild throw home sailed over Moilna's head. "It is a good win". Before a mostly filled Yankee Stadium, Tanaka got hit hard early, settled down, and then left reliever Tyler Clippard with a mess to clean up. Read More

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Neymar set to miss crucial El Clasico clash

He had been shown his first booking for delaying a Malaga free-kick while tying his shoelaces, and got his second yellow after charging into Diego Llorente. According to Marca , Barcelona will appeal the FA's decision. It's possible that Neymar will be banned for three matches for sarcastically applauding the ref. Read More

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The North Carolina Tar Heels Are Your 2017 NCAA Mens National Champs

The North Carolina Tar Heels Are Your 2017 NCAA Mens National Champs

The triumph at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona came in sharp contrast to the scenes of utter dejection a year ago when the Tar Heels fell to Villanova on a buzzer-beater in Houston, Texas. It also noted "NCAA March Madness Live generated an all-time best 4.4 million live video streams for last night's championship game, an increase of 29 percent over past year". Read More

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Grizzlies' Allen out indefinitely with strained calf muscle

Grizzlies' Allen out indefinitely with strained calf muscle

Thursday, April 20: San Antonio at Memphis, 9:30 p.m. Those losses, and that losing streak, mean absolutely nothing - San Antonio had nothing to play for and is a team that can turn on its execution like a light switch. Story line: This is the fifth time these teams have met in the playoffs in the last 13 years, so the familiarity is there. Need More winners against the spread? The Memphis Grizzlies have announced Tony Allen is out indefinitely following an injury. Read More

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Ronaldo landmark as Madrid end Bayern's record run

Ronaldo said he was happy with how the game had gone, and that he and his teammates had still been confident in the dressing room at half-time even at 1-0 down. Vidal could have finished with a first-half hat-trick when he stepped up to take a penalty after Dani Carvajal's controversial handball from a Franck Ribery shot, but the Chilean smashed the spot-kick high over the crossbar. Read More

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Garcia takes major title at last with Masters win

But this time, after so many near-misses and much majors heartbreak, Garcia's patience and persistence finally paid off and was rewarded in full with the most dramatic of Masters victories at Augusta last night. Having claimed in 2012 he was not good enough to win a major, a more positive attitude has been key to Garcia's success and the 37-year-old is due to marry fiancee Angela Akins in July. Read More

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Thunder's Westbrook focused on playoffs, not historic season

Russell Westbrook averaged a triple-double for the first time since Oscar Robertson famously did so during the 1961-62 season. They swapped spectacular highlights during the regular season: Westbrook averaging a triple-double in carrying Oklahoma City after Kevin Durant's departure; Harden leading the league in assists for a high-octane Houston offense that shattered the National Basketball Association record for 3-pointers. Read More

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Vettel tops first practice session in Bahrain

Vettel tops first practice session in Bahrain

Vettel's storming win for Ferrari at the opening race in Melbourne was matched by Hamilton's masterful drive to the checkered flag in Shanghai last weekend leaving both men on 43 points. Given Red Bull's current deficit to the front, Ricciardo had been expecting to be locked in a private battle with teammate Max Verstappen over which side of the third row they would start on. Read More

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I haven't lost players, says stunned Wenger

I'm sorry Arsene, I love you, you've been absolutely sensational, but it's affected the game and the team enormously. We need to respond and that's only going to come from hard work at training. "I want the fans to support the team". "It hurts me to say that because I like Arsene Wenger ". "The first thing was to defend correctly as an XI to keep them playing sideways and backwards". Read More

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Can the Toronto Raptors win the eastern conference?

The reoccurring theme was defense; Raptors tried to outscore teams ignoring the defensive philosophy that got them to the Eastern Conference Finals last season. He hit 16 per cent of his three-point attempts against IN, which is about the rate you'd expect if you pulled someone from the stands and asked them to hit the long ball. Read More

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After 3 years of losing, Herman trying to change Texas

After 3 years of losing, Herman trying to change Texas

That was proven beyond a reasonably doubt on Friday, when Texas Director of High School Football Relations Bob Shipley (the father of former Longhorns Jordan and Jaxon) tweeted out a picture of the team's new lockers. More forced turnovers: Defensive coordinator Todd Orlando, who spent the last two seasons with Herman at Houston , seeks to improve Texas' minus-3 finish in turnover margin last season. Read More

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Phil Jackson suggests Carmelo Anthony 'would be better off somewhere else'

Phil Jackson suggests Carmelo Anthony 'would be better off somewhere else'

Though he said he would "love to stay" if he heard a "commitment to winning" now from Knicks president Phil Jackson , it was clear he didn't expect their conversation to go that route at his exit meeting, which was slated for Thursday. Anthony knows the Knicks might want to trade him and said Wednesday he thought before the deadline in February there was a chance he would be gone. Read More

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How Jordan Montgomery went from spring longshot to Yankees fifth starter

He pitched the Gamecocks to an 8-0 win in an elimination game against the Tar Heels who came in with a vaunted offensive attack. The Yankees are on a three-game winning streak after opening the season with four losses in five games. Both players left the game; Weeks confirmed he was day-to-day with a bone bruise in his shoulder and would likely not need a trip to the disabled list. Read More

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The NBA playoffs have arrived, and here's 10 things to watch

Note: This interview his been edited for length and clarity . Even when John Wall or Bradley Beal is on the bench, the Wizards can continue to make the Hawks worry about a scoring run, led by Bogdanovic. Which teams do you think are the biggest threats to that happening for a third straight year? Another team with two Aussies, the Milwaukee Bucks, finished sixth in the Eastern Conference . Read More

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Delhi opt to bat against Punjab

Delhi opt to bat against Punjab

He was trapped leg before by leg-spinner Nadeem Shahbaz when the team's score was five. The Knight Riders posted a total of 178 runs and Rohit Sharma's side chased the target with one ball to spare. Anderson made 39 from 22 balls, studded with three boundaries and as many sixes, while Pat Cummins struck two boundaries in his six-ball cameo. "It is my fifth year of IPL and I have been a part of very good teams and have had very good people around me". Read More

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Moyes not giving up on Sunderland's survival

Moyes not giving up on Sunderland's survival

Referee Craig Pawson produced a straight red but replays suggested only minimal contact and Sunderland have chose to contest the decision. Moyes' men have now failed to score in their last seven Premier League games and they are 10 points from safety with seven games to go, and the former United boss was not happy with Larsson's red card. Read More

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Champions League: Barcelona may not repeat PSG miracle against Juventus

Having made history when they overturned a 4-0 first-leg deficit against Paris Saint-Germain in the last 16 by winning the return 6-1, Barcelona will need another stunning comeback if they are to reach the last four. Those in Tuscany might not enjoy the thought that they inspired their bitter rivals to do so, but that match at the Stadio Artemio Franchi saw the Bianconeri completely out-played, the cautious approach Allegri had been taking throughout the first few months of the season laid ... Read More

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Ex-NFL player driving truck that ran over, killed daughter

Ex-NFL player driving truck that ran over, killed daughter

Mesa police say the girl was in her driveway when her dad hit her with a vehicle. The investigation into the incident is ongoing. Heap played in the National Football League for the Baltimore Ravens and Arizona Cardinals . He pledged $1 million to the facility in 2007, and his charitable foundation has raised funds for sick and disadvantaged children. Police later identified the young girl as the daughter of retired National Football League player and Pro Bowler, Todd Heap . Read More

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Cespedes hits 3 homers in first 5 innings vs Phillies

He connected on a 1-2 pitch from left-hander Joely Rodriguez , giving Bruce four homers through seven games this season and three in the past two days after many expected NY to deal him away last winter. "He's been spoken to many times", Mackanin said. The solo shot was the first Major League Baseball hit for Stassi, one he'd probably wish had a baserunner in front of him. Read More

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