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Rory McIlroy plays golf with Donald Trump

Rory McIlroy hit the course with Donald Trump for a round this weekend at Trump International as the Northern Irishman recovers from a rib injury. McIlroy has been quite coy about his comments on Trump, both throughout the presidential election campaign and during his term so far. Read More

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Balague: Man United will not sign Toni Kroos

However, it remains to be seen how much longer Carrick can keep performing for Manchester United as he nears the end of his playing career. And so it's with a similar air of detached schadenfreude that we can read the Sun's story about United's latest attempt to lure Kroos to Old Trafford. Read More

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LeBron James: Can't compare me vs. Stephen Curry to classic rivalries

LeBron James: Can't compare me vs. Stephen Curry to classic rivalries

James and Curry have met in the NBA Finals the past two seasons, and the tussles between Cleveland and Golden State have stirred memories of classic Lakers-Celtics duels of the 1980s. Together with my team-mates, we helped put together a great part of the club's history and thanks to God, things turned out well, " he said about his new role as the global ambassador of Barcelona . Read More

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Watch FA Cup fifth round match live on TV, online

Watch FA Cup fifth round match live on TV, online

The only thing I noticed was the bounce was slightly different to what you'd get on grass. However, in Jose Mourinho's United, the west Londoners will face an in-form side driven by the goals of Zlatan Ibrahimovic. "If we are not on our game, then we could get a beating. I think it would be brilliant for non-league football if that is the case", he told Sky Sports News HQ . Read More

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'It's logical Perez is unhappy' - Arsenal striker's agent confirms discontent

'It's logical Perez is unhappy' - Arsenal striker's agent confirms discontent

Rodrigo Fernandez was on record as telling Calciomercato.com earlier on Friday that Lucas was ready to leave Arsenal and intrigued by Milan, however the representative has since backtracked. Milan have not yet approached Arsenal about bringing Perez to the San Siro but reports in Italy, relaid by talkSPORT , suggest the Italian giants have identified the versatile attacker as the man to bolster their strikeforce. Read More

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Three injured after sprint vehicle flips into stands at Volusia Speedway Park

Three injured after sprint vehicle flips into stands at Volusia Speedway Park

According to the Volusia County Sheriff's office, two of the three injured were trauma alerts. Gary Streek, of the United Kingdom, was released from the hospital, but two others remain hospitalized, race officials said in a statement . It did not release his condition. The incident marked the second time that week a vehicle made its way into the stands with Joey Saldana doing so on Friday night. Read More

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DeMarcus Cousins traded to Pelicans for Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, two picks

It's not exactly a deal that should have blown the Kings away, either. A package that, according to this report, the Sixers essentially turned down for Okafor . He is the only Sacramento draft pick in over a decade to develop into a star player for the team. Getting Hield and Evans won't change that fact, and the rebuilding process, a process that has been going on for years, will continue without a superstar player at center. Read More

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Is this an FA Cup fairy tale in the making?

Is this an FA Cup fairy tale in the making?

Lincoln City shocked pundits by becoming the first non-league team to reach the quarter-final of the competition in 103 years after they beat Premier League outfit Burnley 1-0 at Turf Moor on Saturday, February 18. It's just one of the precautions teams at the highest level take in order to look after their players and ensure they can build their way up to, and maintain, peak fitness. Read More

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Wenger hints at staying in management for at least four more years

Wenger hints at staying in management for at least four more years

Wenger's future at the Gunners has been called into question by the likes of former Arsenal defender Martin Keown, and former Manchester United centre-back Rio Ferdinand after the 5-1 hammering they received against Bayern Munich. "I am adult enough to analyse the situation and make the right decision". "If you have a team maybe you can employ me", he quipped. "Things are getting poisonous now, for both his own health and the club, and I feel tremendously bad for saying it". Read More

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Durant, Westbrook just like old times at NBA All-Star Game

Davis hoisted the MVP trophy, to the delight of his New Orleans fans. I'm looking forward to it. But that did not make it any less awkward when comedian Hannibal Burress brought it up when posing a very simple question to Durant while he was in the middle of playing National Basketball Association 2K17 at an All-Star event over the weekend. Read More

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Dolphins, Jaguars Working On Branden Albert-Julius Thomas Trade

As mentioned, the Dolphins were reportedly preparing to release him (and several other players) in order to create $7.2 million in cap space earlier this week. In six years in the National Football League, he has never played a full 16-game slate. "My tenure in Miami, I served my objective". "He's one of the most gifted athletes I've seen, and it's hard for me to say that because I'm competitive", Albert said of Tunsil. Read More

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Sauber's 2017 F1 C36

Sauber's 2017 F1 C36

Conforming to the same extensive rule changes as the rest of the field, the Sauber C36-Ferrari, as the name suggests, will maintain its Ferrari powertrain albeit in 2016 specification, but is otherwise an all-new design. Testing starts in Barcelona next week, although Wehrlein is ruled out with a back problem. Sauber has launched its 2017 vehicle, the C36, via its website and social media channels. Read More

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Mitchell Starc pulls out of IPL 2017

He was recently in the news for his role for India A, taking four wickets in the warm-up game against Bangladesh. The Royal Challengers bought Mitchell Starc for five crore. In the absence of Starc, Royal Challengers Bangalore snared England seamer Tymal Mills and Australian speedster Billy Stanlake in the auction held on Monday to strengthen their bowling attack. Read More

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Wenger to coach next season, even if he leaves Arsenal

Wenger to coach next season, even if he leaves Arsenal

No matter what happens, I will manage next season , whether it is here or somewhere else. 'Whether it is here or somewhere else, that is absolutely for sure. "Even if I go, Arsenal will not win every single game in the future". He also batted away reports of disharmony in the Arsenal dressing room, denying claims that players were engaged in a heated argument in the aftermath of Wednesday's error-strewn humiliation at the Allianz Arena. Read More

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25 officers needed to stop brawl at college basketball game in NH

25 officers needed to stop brawl at college basketball game in NH

However, a police officer claimed that Elizabeth Morris stepped in and kept the officer from making the arrest. Boyd, Caudill, and Morris were all arrested and taken into custody. Caudill remained at the Valley Street jail on Sunday on $50,000 cash-only bail pending his arraignment, police said. Boyd, 23, from Stamford, Connecticut, was charged with disorderly conduct, a misdemeanor, and released after bail was posted. Read More

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NBA All-Star Game Rosters 2017: Starting Lineups, Reserves

The teams eclipsed the record for the most assists in a half at 57 (West 34, East 23) and a game at 103 (West 60, East 43). Durant, who chose to leave Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder behind this past offseason to join the Golden State Warriors, made a point of giving Westbrook as wide a berth as he possibly could when he came off the court. Read More

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Arsene Wenger Rues Arsenal's Munich 'Nightmare'

Arsene Wenger Rues Arsenal's Munich 'Nightmare'

We still don't know how this season will turn out but the sentimentalist in me wants to see Wenger bow out on a high. "Everybody is different on that front and I do not want to take anything away from Alex Ferguson, he was an absolutely unbelievable manager but he had enough and I'm not at that stage". Read More

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Celtics lose to Bulls thanks to controversial foul call on final shot

It appears that all of the teams that were originally linked to "Melo have backed off, including both the Celtics and Los Angeles Clippers ". Looking at where the Nets are now, that opportunity is looming to be a top 3 pick. Smart is one of the few players the Celtics ought to consider untouchable unless an opponent wants to give away a bona fide All-Star for his services. Read More

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Spurs, United restore order to FA Cup

There can be another twist in the tale as another non league team Sutton United faces a nervy Arsenal on Monday night. Wenger has shown the competition plenty of respect in recent years and with no fixture for a couple of weeks, he'll likely field a strong side with the FA Cup Arsenal's only realistic chance of silverware again this season. Read More

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Giant-killers Sutton seek scalp of wavering Wenger

The striker was a two goal hero in the last round against Southampton, but playing today means he is unlikely to feature against Sutton. It leaves the FA Cup as once again their only realistic prospect of silverware. "Those feelings have just been getting stronger and stronger as the game has got closer and closer". When I managed for the first time at 33 or 34, a player said that after our first defeat, I threw up. Read More

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NBA All-Star Game: All You Need To Know

If it happens organically it does. "I just blow dry and it put some product in it ... that's about it". If it doesn't it's no big deal. Westbrook had quite a night with his scoring ability, while Kevin Durant earned a triple-double with 21 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. Read More

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IPL auction: Pune buy Ben Stokes for Rs 14.5 crore

The drastic steps come after Rising Pune Supergiants came in a poor seventh in IPL 2016, barely managing to avoid finishing last in the eight-team competition a year ago. Reacting on this, the franchise sources said before he (Dhoni) was axed, he was consulted. Though, the owner praised MS Dhoni for his selfless nature but, said that there was a need to replace the team's captain. Read More

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Pep Guardiola Says He Will Never Return To Barcelona

Pep Guardiola Says He Will Never Return To Barcelona

With Barcelona now four points behind Real Madrid having a game more in La Liga and on the verge of exiting the Champions League , Enrique could be set to leave the Nou Camp after nearly three years at the Catalan club. Midfielder Sergio Busquets gave a thinly veiled criticism of Luis Enrique on Tuesday when he commented Paris had prepared for the game, with the implication that Barcelona had not and although striker Luis Suarez insisted that "all of us are to blame", the spotlight is ... Read More

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Afridi announces retirement from worldwide cricket

The 36-year-old quit Tests and one-day internationals in 2015, but wanted to keep playing Twenty20s despite stepping down as captain in April 2016. "I am just playing (PSL) for my fans". "I have played with seriousness and in a professional way for my country", Afridi said. "I will continue playing league cricket for my fans". Afridi made his one-day debut for Pakistan back in 1996 and he has played in 27 Tests, 398 ODIs and 98 T20 internationals. Read More

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NBA All-Star Celebrity Game features Mannequin Challenge

The fans' voting will represent 25 percent of the overall vote, and the victor will receive a Kia Sorento to donate to a charity of their choice. Some of the league's youngest talent will square off in the Rising Stars Challenge Game on February 17, so tune in to see some future Hall Of Famers in action! Just three missed shots blemished Towns' stat sheet after the game and two of them came from long distance. Read More

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Lincoln could meet Sutton in unique FA Cup sixth-round tie

We either play Sutton for the opportunity of being in the FA cup semi-final or we have a fantastic tie away at Arsenal . At half-time, the Gunners were level with the Bundesliga giants. It will be a special night especially for both Roarie Deacon and Craig Eastmond , who have connections with Arsenal from their younger days. Posting on his personal Twitter account , former Premier League attacker Collymore believes the Gunners will score four times against Sutton with no ... Read More

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FA Cup: Musa plays for 90 minutes as Leicester crash out

Leicester, which is one point above the relegation zone in a woeful defense of its Premier League title, is without a victory in its last eight matches. I could change it all on Saturday and change it all again for Sevilla and then again for Liverpool match", said the Italian, who is without the injured Islam Slimani and is also likely to miss Leonardo Ulloa (thigh). Read More

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Man City believe Lionel Messi is ready to quit Barcelona

Man City believe Lionel Messi is ready to quit Barcelona

But Neymar won a penalty in the 90th minute and Messi coolly slotted it home to salvage the win which keeps Barca second in LaLiga, though Luis Enrique will undoubtedly have more questions to answer after another poor display. Leganes started the second period how they finished the first and French centre-back Mathieu had to be alert to prevent a goal-bound strike from Guerrero causing Ter Stegen some concern in the 48th minute. Read More

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