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Lovren disappointed by Barkley reaction after derby lunge

Lovren disappointed by Barkley reaction after derby lunge

Lovren told Croatian newspaper Jutarnji , as quoted by The Sun : "We players do not know anything about [transfers] until it happens". He said: "If I show you my leg, you will be like [grimaces]". "We have another big game against Bournemouth on Wednesday". We need to continue like this. "It's always tough to play against Everton , with a lot of challenges". Read More

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Henley wins in Houston, earns trip to Masters

Yeah, then I guess it's definitely the best". Sung Kang let his frustrations get the better of him after losing his overnight advantage during the final round of the Houston Open. Only those eight players are within 10 strokes of Kang's lead. "I'll keep grinding out and working out and hopefully I can get a chance in the next time for myself". Read More

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Podolski captains Germany on farewell against England

It was a screamer, a ideal way for Podolski to sign off from global football, and a reminder, too, that England for all their energy lack a killer touch in front of goal . A number of young players such as Nathan Redmond, James Ward-Prowse and Michael Keane received valuable minutes, on a night where England fans were given a glimpse into the future. Read More

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Arsenal 2 -2 Man City

Mustafi added an unlikely goal to an unlikely assist when he got free from a corner to head home in the second half, giving Arsenal a point. Against a background of supporter discontent over the form of Wenger's team as the Frenchman decides his future, with a protest outside the ground before kick-off urging the manager to leave his post, Arsenal were nervy from the start. Read More

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Brock Lesnar Captures The WWE Universal Title

Lesnar will have another title reign in the company, going forward. Before his final departure however, Undertaker would give WrestleMania and the entire WWE Universe one last goodbye. Later in the match Roman beat Taker down with a chair then went for another spear, but Taker kicked out and Roman looked on in disbelief. Expect minimal spot work, just something vicious and hard-fought. Read More

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Thornwell leads SC to 88-81 NCAA upset of Duke

Thornwell leads SC to 88-81 NCAA upset of Duke

Louisville and Duke were the seventh and eighth ACC teams ousted. Still, the game's location and the reasons for the tournament being played at said location must be addressed. Duke's defense, which has been much maligned all year long, lived up to the precedent. The top-seeded Jayhawks gained an edge late in the first half against the ninth-seeded Spartans and then raced past the Big Ten foe in the second half. Read More

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'Incredible feeling' for Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond winning silver at world figure-skating championships

'Incredible feeling' for Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond winning silver at world figure-skating championships

The Chinese duo sat out the start of the season while Sui recovered from undergoing surgery on her right ankle and left foot. "I find the crowd reacts really well to it, which gives me a lot of energy while I'm skating". "It's a long life of pain in our body to reach this level so it is unbelievable to get a reward like today", he said. Medvedeva won the 2016 worlds by 8.47 points and this year's Europeans by 18.32 points. Read More

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Roger Federer's dream season continues with Indian Wells title

The Australian Open victor defeated third seed Wawrinka in straight sets 6-4, 7-5 to claim his record-tying fifth Masters title in Indian Wells , with Novak Djokovic also having five wins in the event. "The way he's playing is just so handsome", Wawrinka said of the 35-year-old Federer. Federer, 35, was predictably thrilled with his 90th ATP World Tour title, and hopeful he can continue his form. Read More

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Play ball! Opening day in majors, Cubs begin title defense

Lester was able to escape the inning however, but it came at a price as he went over the 70-pitch plateau to keep the Cubs within a run after three innings of action. "Obviously it's going to be tough". "We'll see if we can lock it in for a couple of hours, try and get a win and get done with the game and continue to live out his legacy and celebrate his life". Read More

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Sidney Crosby: Sidney Crosby nets 1G, 1A in shootout win

Sidney Crosby: Sidney Crosby nets 1G, 1A in shootout win

The Pittsburgh Penguins have an opportunity to jump into second place in the Metropolitan Division, while the Carolina Hurricanes' chances of making the playoffs are fading fast. The Hurricanes haven't been around for the postseason since 2009, when they got swept by Pittsburgh in the conference finals. Sheary finished off a tic-tac-toe passing play from Phil Kessel and Patric Hornqvist in the third period for the goal that ended up being the game victor. Read More

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Klopp: Liverpool deserved more from City draw

Klopp: Liverpool deserved more from City draw

Either team could live to rue the points dropped in the Champions League qualification race but, in the light of Wednesday's disappointing exit from this season's European competition, Guardiola seemed thrilled by City's display. De Bruyne struck a post before an enterprising Liverpool move ended with Lallana inexplicably making a hash of a glorious chance with only Caballero to beat, while Aguero blazed over in stoppage time as City pressed for a victor. Read More

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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola hopeful Gabriel Jesus will return this season

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola hopeful Gabriel Jesus will return this season

Southgate called for English soccer to dump its "isle attitude" and spoke of the advantages players could garner from playing overseas - an argument Guardiola unwittingly helped by exiling Joe Hart for season on loan at Torino. He said he had been impressed by the standard of English players - not only Raheem Sterling and John Stones in the first team but also players coming through the academy ranks - at City. Read More

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Mauricio Pochettino: 'We must learn from last season'

Spurs' 2-0 win at Burnley closed the gap on Chelsea to seven points with nine games remaining, after the Blues were beaten at home by Crystal Palace. Pochettino's side are again the closest title challengers this term, sitting seven points behind leaders Chelsea, and he insists that they will fight until the end this time around. Read More

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Keselowski Outduels Kyle Busch for 1st Martinsville Win

Keselowski Outduels Kyle Busch for 1st Martinsville Win

Elliott ended up finishing third, his third top-five run on the season. "I'm really proud", Keselowski said. Fighting off the powerful cars of Denny Hamlin and Keselowski, Martin Truex Jr . "They just stopped, and I couldn't", Earnhardt said. "It knocked the radiator out of it". 2 times for 42 laps; D. Hamlin 2 times for 24 laps; K. Larson 1 time for 23 laps; C. Read More

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WrestleMania Results: AJ Styles Takes On Shane McMahon

Unlike many predicted, the match became more of a wrestling clinic than expected with Shane using many of his MMA techniques to wear down Styles, including the arm bar and triangle choke. The ref then went down after a kick from Styles before hitting Shane with a Pele kick. He set Shane up in the corner, went to the other side, and attempted - something - but McMahon got up and blasted him with the trash can in mid-air. Read More

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Shkodran Mustafi salvages point for battling Arsenal

Shkodran Mustafi salvages point for battling Arsenal

Just two minutes later, Sergio Aguero restored City's advantage with a predatory finish after more sloppy Arsenal defending. "I think they were absolutely sensational and helped the team today get through those hard moments". You could see that the team were touched on the confidence front and that the fluency in our game suffered. "We were not completely at our best because of the pressure but we showed mental strength and did not lie down". Read More

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Jordan Spieth: Dustin Johnson "is the guy to beat" at

Last year, Johnson, Henrik Stenson and Rickie Fowler were the big names in the field, and two years ago you only had Jordan Spieth (who won) and Paul Casey. "Hopefully I'll play well here and have a calm confidence and show up at Augusta ready to rip in from the first round". "I think I'll be a little more nervous if I get to meet Dr. Read More

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Federer beats Nadal to win Miami Open

The Swiss beat his old adversary 6-3 6-4 in a thrilling final at Crandon Park. Ahead of Sunday's final, Federer reminisced over his rivalry with Nadal which has stood the test of time. It was a tight race in the shortest points, up to 4 shots, with Roger winning 41 and Rafael 37 points, but it was the longer points that gave the Swiss a clear advantage on the court, beating Nadal 30-19. Read More

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Oxford claim 163rd Boat Race

Drifting over towards the Oxford crew, there were hints of oars touching. "It was hard work", said James Cook, a veteran of two previous races and one of two brothers in the Oxford boat. A loser in 2015 with Cambridge, when he was team-mates with the light blues Ben Ruble and Lance Tredell, Warr seemed curiously detached from his team's raucous, champagne-soaked victory celebrations but denied his subdued demeanour was anything to do with his controversial switch. Read More

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Henley books Masters spot after three-stroke win in Texas

Henley books Masters spot after three-stroke win in Texas

Fowler (67) was on 14-under, with fellow American Russell Henley (69) another shot back. No one else is within eight shots of Kang. If Kang wants to punch his ticket to The Masters, he has to hang on to win on Sunday. Fowler, who started his round at nine under, reached 17 under with two holes to play Saturday. Baddeley is one of three Australians to make the cut, Geoff Ogilvy signing for an even par 72 Saturday to be 2-under for the week and T32 while Matt Jones is a shot further back ... Read More

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Madison Bumgarner is a homer-hitting pitcher like none other

Madison Bumgarner is a homer-hitting pitcher like none other

The game unraveled quickly, but Bumgarner tipped his cap to A.J. Pollock, who took him deep to left for a two-run homer. The 27-year old Giants' ace became the first pitcher in baseball history to clobber two home runs on Opening Day, launching a solo blast off Zack Greinke in the fourth inning and then following it up with a go-ahead solo shot in the seventh off Andrew Chafin . Read More

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Fans protest against Arsene Wenger before Arsenal game

Fans protest against Arsene Wenger before Arsenal game

Willy Caballero's initial goal-kick was cleared by the Arsenal defence but Kevin De Bruyne, playing in a deeper role, played a simple pass in behind Hector Bellerin with Sane latching onto the ball and rounding David Ospina to slide home. "The fluency in our game suffered, but as well we have shown great mental resources, because we are twice down and one time at the worst moment in a football game, just before halftime". Read More

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Russell Westbrook expands his MVP case with historic 57-point triple-double

He had 13 rebounds and 11 assists, but scored 57 points in Oklahoma City's 114-106 win over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday. Westbrook had nine points, four rebounds and two assists in the first quarter, but he also had five turnovers. "I didn't look at (the replay), so I don't have a real opinion on it", Carlisle said. "Every night I don't think about getting exhausted, I just go out and keep going". Read More

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Oregon Stops Kansas In Elite Eight

Oregon Stops Kansas In Elite Eight

Then Oregon scored the final eight points of the game. "They were the aggressor and certainly controlled the game from the jump". OR got the big nights they needed from their best players, with Tyler Dorsey , Dillon Brooks , and Jordan Bell filling up the box score and making huge plays on both sides of the ball. Read More

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Soccer Transfer Rumors: Barca Superstar Neymar 'Opens Door' to Premier League Switch

Soccer Transfer Rumors: Barca Superstar Neymar 'Opens Door' to Premier League Switch

As well as the possibility of finishing in the top four, they have a second chance of competing in next season's Champions League by winning the Europa League, for which they are the bookmakers' favourites. "Right now I'd still call United due to their ability to keep clean sheets, which as we know in the final stretch is the most important thing when games get tight and nervous". Read More

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Barcelona backs Messi, says Federation Internationale de Football Association ban unfair

Barcelona backs Messi, says Federation Internationale de Football Association ban unfair

Messi will miss the qualifiers in Uruguay in August, at home to Venezuela the following month and at home to Peru in October, meaning he will only be able to return for Argentina's final qualifying match away to Ecuador . " Bolivia won well. We have to think about what is coming, we are alive and desiring to qualify for the World Cup". Argentina came into the game more when Sergio Aguero replaced Angel Correa 10 minutes into the second half but they could not get a goal . Read More

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