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Spurs stay in touch with Chelsea with 8th straight PL win

Harry Kane cut a frustrated figure at Selhurst Park, nearly immediately closed down whenever he got the ball and even got a yellow card as tempers flared in the second half. Tottenham possess a rough run in, beginning against Arsene Wenger's guys, but Pochettino is happy that his side continue to be alive and kicking in the title race after Christian Eriksen's crucial late goal at Selhurst Park. Read More

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Pakistan won test match against West Indies

Pakistan won test match against West Indies

Younis Khan became the first Pakistan batsman to score 10,000 test runs, reaching the landmark during the third day of the first test against the West Indies on Sunday. Younis Khan fell upon the resumption, leg-before to Bishoo, but with Babar Azam, the heir apparent to the departing star batsman looking on from the other end, Misbah heaved consecutive deliveries beyond the boundary to formalise the result and partially ease his own disappointment at being stranded on 99 not out in the first ... Read More

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Paulo Dybala says he's not the new Lionel Messi

Paulo Dybala says he's not the new Lionel Messi

Argentina worldwide has 16 goals for the club this season, while he has scored 39 goals and made 16 assists in 82 games since joining Juventus - more than any other player at the club in that time. It is very serious and sad, we were impotent in the first half, and it was a very tough game". "However, we don't feel as bad as we did in Paris, but we have another big mountain to climb". Read More

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Ravens Draft Watch: Western Michigan WR Corey Davis

Ravens Draft Watch: Western Michigan WR Corey Davis

The Eagles have the No. 14 pick on Thursday night. "That 4.22 means so much to everybody else", he said. I would just have to drive up the street, not too far. "The facility was nice, the coaches were great". "I talked to Matthews a little bit and he said he'd be happy to get me". He has not been charged, and the security staffs of teams are scrambling for information. Read More

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Memphis beat Spurs in OT, Warriors beat Portland again

After a blowout win in Game 3 that saw Head Coach Greg Popovich sit his starters for much of the fourth, Memphis fought off heroic efforts from Kawhi Leonard to secure at least six games for the first round. The Grizzlies are still trying to find their way out of the postseason wilderness; they've advanced past the first round of the playoffs only three times in 22 seasons of play. Read More

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Moyes charged over female reporter 'slap' comment

Moyes charged over female reporter 'slap' comment

He is likely to escape with a fine, having avoided a more serious charge of "aggravated comments". The Black Cats boss apologised profusely at the time, saying: 'I deeply regret the comments I made. "I spoke to the BBC reporter who accepted my apology and hopefully we all move on". Sunderland now sit rock bottom of the Premier League with six games left to play. Read More

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NFL prospect denies rape report made to police; no charges

NFL prospect denies rape report made to police; no charges

Two days before the National Football League draft, top defensive back prospect Gareon Conley has been accused of rape in Cleveland, though he has not been arrested or charged. [The alleged victim] only said this to Conley to try and avoid having sex with Conley all together. The woman said Conley wouldn't take his sunglasses off and had an Ohio State tattoo on his left forearm. Read More

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It's been a rough ride for Bernie Sanders' DNC unity trip

It's been a rough ride for Bernie Sanders' DNC unity trip

Sanders' staff organized much of the trip, down to the music. "Mark my words: 2018 will be the best midterm of our lives, but it won't be easy", said Gilberto Hinojosa, chairman of the Texas Democratic Party. And then he kept cursing . In 2016, he'd voted for the Green Party's Jill Stein for president, and was hopeful about Democrats, but also interested in Maine's new ranked-choice voting law, which could benefit a left-wing third party. Read More

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Liverpool Reveal New '125th Anniversary' Home Kit

Liverpool Reveal New '125th Anniversary' Home Kit

The New Balance-manufactured shirt is traditional red with white collar and trim and displays the club's sponsor Standard Chartered on the front. Since taking over Liverpool's shirt designs in 2012/13, New Balance (and their subsidiary Warrior) have reverted to a simple liver bird design for the shirt crest, hearkening back to the club's glory days in the 80's. Read More

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Thames homers for franchise best 11th time in April

This is Thames first season back in the majors after playing three years of professional baseball in South Korea. Manager Craig Counsell said the injury to his slugger is "not a big deal". Ryan Braun tagged him for a two-run double during that first inning, part of a two-hit day. After enjoying only one truly productive game in his first 15 appearances, Hernan Perez is also beginning to lock in his swing, going 5-for-7 in his most recent at-bats and logging home runs in back to back games ... Read More

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Golden State Warriors at Portland Trail Blazers

That series is tied at two games apiece. "We didn't play almost as well as we needed to and they showed why they're a championship team". We have to look at that and understand that we got to be better. Kevin Durant loves Lillard's competitive spirit. "This is not going to be a case where I'm coaching one night and not coaching the next", Kerr told reporters Sunday. Read More

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Coghlan's leap, Stroman's hit lift Blue Jays over Cards 6-5

Coghlan's leap, Stroman's hit lift Blue Jays over Cards 6-5

Stroman (2-2) was angered when home plate umpire Ramon De Jesus awarded first base to Kole Calhoun in the third inning for throwing a 3-1 pitch before Calhoun was deemed to be ready. "You've got to win that game because that's what made it worthwhile", Gibbons said. "At Sportsnet, we are continually pushing innovation to give sports fans the best and most extensive viewing experience", Anthony Attard, VP of Sales at Sportsnet, Rogers Media, said in a statement". Read More

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Guentzel tallies hat trick in Penguins' win

Guentzel tallies hat trick in Penguins' win

The Penguins' 22-year-old rookie buried three goals during Sunday's Game 3 against the Blue Jackets, including the game-winner in overtime. Pittsburgh won the game 5-4 in overtime for a 3-0 lead in their first-round series. The loss drops Fleury's record to 3-1 this postseason. Later, Crosby's attempt to push the puck into the Blue Jackets' zone bounced off a barely open door at Columbus bench, and they took it the other way and eventually scored on that shift. Read More

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Pros And Cons Of Three At The Back

Pros And Cons Of Three At The Back

Goals from Alexis Sánchez and Mesut Özil, either side of Álvaro Negredo's equaliser lifted Wenger's team to sixth, seven points behind fourth-placed Manchester City, albeit with a game in hand. "My players were fantastic", said Agnew whose side are second bottom, six points behind 17th-placed Hull City with a game in hand and a vastly superior goal difference. Read More

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Sharapova returns to tennis after 15-month doping ban

The 30-year-old tested positive for meldonium at the 2016 Australian Open and her original two-year ban was reduced on appeal. Sharapova was clearly nervous at the start, firing three forehands long in the first game, double-faulting on her first service game point and being broken by the Italian who took a quick 2-0 lead. Read More

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Blue Jays put Donaldson on 10-day DL with sore right calf

Blue Jays put Donaldson on 10-day DL with sore right calf

So, it's a little concerning and definitely frustrating". Donaldson and Sanchez weren't on the shelf and Happ's future wasn't questionable. "[It came] out of nowhere". Baltimore hit three homers off Dermody in the eighth, by Mancini, Craig Gentry and Manny Machado, scoring five runs in all. "Let's take care of it, hopefully once and for all", Jays manager John Gibbons said. Read More

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Rays hit 4 HRs off Porcello; Archer ends long skid vs Bosox

Rays hit 4 HRs off Porcello; Archer ends long skid vs Bosox

Red Sox manager John Farrell acknowledged on Friday that Ramirez prefers to DH, but he stopped short of saying Hanley will strictly DH. The players are wearing the number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson. There's little reason to ever worry when Sale takes the mound, and he made sure we knew that was still the case in this one when he started off the contest by striking out Steven Souza with one of his wicked sliders. Read More

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Mark Smith commits to IL basketball over Ohio State, others

Mark Smith commits to IL basketball over Ohio State, others

WCIA will have a video stream available, and audio broadcasts will be provided by both ESPN and WDWS. Last week, Smith took an unofficial visit to IL, an official visit to Ohio State and hosted Duke for an in-home visit. That played a part of my decision, but also playing with good players. When the City/Suburban Hoops Report releases its final Class of 2017 prospect rankings next month, Smith will finish as the No. Read More

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Hendricks outduels Cole, Cubs top Pirates 1-0

Hendricks outduels Cole, Cubs top Pirates 1-0

Rookie Jose Osuna had three of Pittsburgh's seven hits and drove in a run. "I've been there before", Heyward said. "It's probably the best I threw the ball all year", Lester said. Phil Hughes (3-1) allowed two runs on six hits over six innings. Until we get through it. "But, yeah, they're frustrated with it". Kyle Hendricks rediscovered his 2016 form, limiting the Pittsburgh Pirates to four hits over six innings to outduel Gerrit Cole and lead the Chicago Cubs to a 1-0 win on Tuesday ... Read More

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Minnesota Vikings GM Rick Spielman: 'Plans in place' with contracts

Minnesota Vikings GM Rick Spielman: 'Plans in place' with contracts

This sentiment is reflected by a league source who says that, "The injury guarantee makes it tough to do". This means that, if Bridgewater spends the entire 2017 season on the Physically Unable to Perform list.and he'd nearly undoubtedly start Training Camp there, at the very least.then Teddy Bridgewater would still have one year on his contract with the Vikings when we reach the start of the 2018 league year. Read More

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Hard work pays off as Malaysian cyclist wins world title

Hard work pays off as Malaysian cyclist wins world title

New Zealand men's team pursuit riders embrace after receiving their silver medals. Another opportunity for a medal comes on Thursday's second day, when the women's team pursuit concludes and Barker is expected to come into the line-up. Awang, known affectionately as "Pocket Rocket Man", won bronze in each of the last two editions of the world championships. Nielsen, who was in the trio that won bronze in 2009 and 2011, was thrilled with their efforts. Read More

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Pacers Swept Out Of Playoffs

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are the first team to reach the second round of the current National Basketball Association playoffs after taking four straight from Indiana. They will have a little bit of time to so. "We had the necessary fight we have been lacking during the series, but we just came up short in the end", Turner said. Read More

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John Wall Shines as Wizards Win Game One over Atlanta

For Atlanta, it was an off shooting night which ultimately cost them, hitting just 4-of-20 from the three-point line and 40.5% from the field. "I'm letting them know this is my house". "He's a tremendous competitor and he plays with toughness and he gets shots - 32 and 14, that's high level All-Star game". Conscious that he couldn't do it all himself, Wall embraced the role as defensive stopper and facilitator on Sunday. Read More

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Oilers win and eliminate Sharks

Oilers win and eliminate Sharks

As for which team's sweater he'll be wearing, that's still up in the air. "It's as courageous an effort as I've ever seen". I know there's a big story there and everybody loves to write about the leading scorer is not scoring this or that. That led to production from some lesser-known players. In the last two, he was on the ice for 22:08 and 22:01. Just like his longtime teammate and fellow pending unrestricted free agent Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau said on Monday that he would like to ... Read More

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Serena Williams confirms pregnancy, so she won Australian Open while being pregnant?

While Williams could conceivably choose to continue playing tennis through her pregnancy (track athlete Alysia Montano continued training throughout her pregnancy and ran the 800-meter at the USA track and field championships while almost eight months pregnant ), Williams' absence from the tour so far indicates she might not return to competition until after the birth of her child-if she even wants to come back at all. Read More

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