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Palace revival ends with 3-1 loss at Southampton

Palace revival ends with 3-1 loss at Southampton

However, Palace will naturally play hard ball over the transfer as Sam Allardyce won't want to lose a player who is now playing a pivotal role in their bid to escape an end-of-the-season relegation dogfight. "I think our relegation fight will go to the wire, yes". "When we have beaten one of the big three or four it's always hard to get up for the game after". Read More

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Hull: Evandro nears Tigers return

Hull: Evandro nears Tigers return

Gestede already set the record for consecutive Premier League games played in without a win (32) back in January, and is now on course to reach another unwanted milestone should Steve Agnew's side fail to defeat Hull . “With eight games coming, its massive. Agnew, now in temporary charge at Boro, will return to the KCOM for a classic "six-pointer" in search of his first win since Aitor Karanka was sacked last month, and Elmohamady admitted all goodwill has been placed on hold. Read More

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South Carolina postpones national title celebration

South Carolina postpones national title celebration

It has been 17 years since she was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and given six months to live. "I have been following the women's team. It took that long", Staley said. Phelan led the Mountaineers to the 1962 NCAA Men's Division II Basketball Championship and after coaching for 49 years amassed 830 wins (overall record of 830-524) in all divisions. Read More

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Masters Par 3 contest called off for first time

Masters Par 3 contest called off for first time

Rory McIlroy (8-1). Game on an upswing, and has everything in the bag that he needs to capture his first Masters. "I know he's birdied it in practice, but let's see how he plays with a pen and a scorecard in his hand", Montgomerie said. Justin Thomas (18-to-1)=Rising star ranks third in PGA Tour's FedEx Cup standings, has three wins since October. "If it happens this year, fantastic and if it doesn't, then I'll be ready next year to do it". Read More

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Cavs' Thompson injures thumb, ends NBA playing streak

He is averaging 8.1 points and 9.2 rebounds per game this season. James had five combined triple-doubles over his first two seasons since returning to the club. Evan Fournier scored 21 points while Aaron Gordon, Terrence Ross and Elfrid Payton each had 12 points. Questions have risen about whether the Cavs have what it takes to get to a third straight NBA Finals, and those concerns are validated. Read More

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Real Madrid star Ronaldo

The former Juventus striker netted Madrid's second and third goals of the night with a looping header and a confident first-time finish, two goals that ensured he reached 10 top-flight strikes for the first time in his career. But any hopes of a comeback were dashed by Real just three minutes into the second half, with Morata completing his three-goal haul from a free-kick that he headed past the keeper via a wicked deflection off Martin Mantovani. Read More

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Dana White feels obligated to make Conor McGregor vs

Dana White feels obligated to make Conor McGregor vs

The general consensus in the combat sports world is that McGregor's chances of defeating Mayweather will drastically decrease if the fight goes into the later rounds. But what I mean is that boxing is one of the 10 skills you need for Mixed Martial Arts. "Now we're only doing boxing so we can drop wrestling and jiu-jitsu and Thai boxing, we can just focus on the boxing", he said. Read More

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Watson to lead Bangalore in IPL opener against the Sunrisers

Watson to lead Bangalore in IPL opener against the Sunrisers

The first match is held between Royal Challengers Bangalore Vs Sunrisers Hyderabad. But all is not wrong over RCB camp as mighty Chris Gayle and Captain Shane Watson are capable enough to do the damage needed by RCB . But his form in the recently concluded test series wasn't good. And he is expected to be a key player for Hyderabad . David Warner inspired the Sunrisers to victory in the final a year ago, but the captain failed on this occasion, cutting Aniket Choudhary to Mandeep ... Read More

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Arizona's infamous open-air prison is shutting down

Arizona's infamous open-air prison is shutting down

Closing Tent City will save millions in tax payer dollars and help fill vacant positions elsewhere in the Sheriff's department. Their conclusion was unanimous, which Penzone said proved what he already knew: Arpaio's signature jail was nothing more than a political stunt that served his swaggering persona more than the taxpayers. Read More

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Dele: it's "a pleasure to play" for England manager Gareth Southgate

INTRO: Jermain Defoe proved his poacher's pedigree for England four years and four days after his last worldwide goal, joining Jamie Vardy on the scoresheet in a regulation victory over Lithuania. While the steamed vegetables remain on the menu, the grilled salmon which had sustained him even up to the end of previous year has been cut out, along with eggs, dairy products and honey. Read More

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Kompany starts in Chelsea v City as Delph, Zouma return

Conte made a first change to his regular back three of Cesar Azpilicueta, Luiz and Gary Cahill since he switched to the formation in September's loss at Arsenal. "To be close to them, we have to win that game and we will see what will happen at the end of the season". And City in the wrong way. The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich coach has now been beaten six times in a single league season for the first time in his glittering career. Read More

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Should Arsenal go all-out for £50M Alexis replacement?

The tabloid report that Chelsea are interested in signing Sanchez from Arsenal in the summer, but Conte was coy when asked about the reports during his pre-match press conference. Johnson reported then that Patrick Kluivert, PSG's director of football, was considering "some big names" as summer transfer targets, but with regards to Sanchez, how he performed during the run-in would dictate the club's decision. Read More

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White House releases financial disclosures of top staff

White House releases financial disclosures of top staff

Other reports have the couple's worth as $240 million. The White House on March 31, was set to release financial disclosure forms for more than 100 of it's top administration officials. Gary Cohn, a billionaire business owner and one of Trump's top economic advisers, is also one of the wealthiest members of Trump's staff. Despite her new government responsibilities, Ivanka Trump maintains a stake in the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., which is just down the street from ... Read More

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Arsenal revive top-four challenge with win over West Ham

For how long? I don't know". The Gunners boss has faced intense criticism in recent months with the club failing to contend for the Premier League title and getting crushed by Bayern Munich in the Champions League round of 16. The first half was okay, not only because of the score but we were good. "But overall you can say that the mentality of the team is healthy, and that is a good basis". Read More

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Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus returns to training

Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus returns to training

And Arsenal legend Keown has warned the Manchester club and his former side they must focus on more than just attacking. Always I thought, why not? "Jesus is a great player", Neymar told The Sun . "Those English players are of the same level. Inside my time it was quarterfinals, outside; quarterfinals, out", he said. "But the people started to go overseas". Read More

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'Comfortable' Ozil soon to decide on his Arsenal future

Gunners boss Wenger has yet to announce whether he will agree to a new two-year contract which is now on the table, despite revealing last weekend that he has made up his mind about his future. 'I can talk to Arsene Wenger every morning but now he needs to put some stability on the club. "We suffer a lot at the moment but when you take a bit of distance and put things into perspective; we have two games in hand, we're in a semi-final of the FA Cup, so our season will be decided by how ... Read More

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Johnson wins WGC-Match Play

Rory McIlroy played 17 holes in four under par on Wednesday, didn't play on Thursday when his opponent withdrew, and played on Friday knowing he had no chance to progress. With Sunday's victory, he's won 15 times in 10 seasons. He got in a huge hole early against the 1-seed, 5 DOWN thru eight holes, but trimmed that to three after winning holes 9 and 10 (with pars). Read More

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Barcelona Beats Sevilla (3-0)

With the result , Barcelona climbed to the top of La Liga pending when Real Madrid played their match today. Madrid will have to do without Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale after they were rested by Zidane. This time a loose ball inside the penalty area is emphatically buried by Messi on the full volley. Luis Enrique's charges continued to dominated upon resumption of the second half, although Sevilla did look a bit more lively in the second half. Read More

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Almora's catch aids Arrieta in Cubs 2-1 win at St. Louis

Almora's catch aids Arrieta in Cubs 2-1 win at St. Louis

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jake Arrieta reacts after throwing his first career no-hitter during the ninth inning of a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday, Aug. Almora and Jon Jay are expected to draw most of the starts in center field after Dexter Fowler signed with the Cardinals over the winter. Verlander (1-0), the AL Cy Young Award runner-up last season, gave up 2 runs and 6 hits while walking 2 in 61/3 innings. Read More

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Family Dollar to close 6 stores

Family Dollar to close 6 stores

Meanwhile, some retail heavyweights such as Macy's, Sears, and J.C. Penney are shuttering hundreds of locations as they look to retool their businesses for a more digital-focused future. The stores will be closed by the end of June, and 76 workers will lose their jobs. The other locations closing are 3048 E. Layton Ave., St. Francis; 2621 N. Read More

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Much of Gonzaga's title game team coming back next season

Much of Gonzaga's title game team coming back next season

The best story of the Final Four was Gonzaga, college basketball's ultimate rags-to-riches tale. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip). After the North Carolina Tar Heels defeated the Gonzaga Bulldogs 71-65 to claim their sixth NCAA title Monday night, Roy Williams said he wasn't sure if he will take his team to the White House - or if they'll even be invited. Read More

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Spieth makes easy work of return to scene of Masters collapse

A wasted trip? Not really. "A big focus for me obviously is the majors, and I think I'll be very fresh when I get to Augusta", said the 2013 Masters victor from Australia. The topic came up again on Monday whether he has met expectations thus far in his career. He won Tiger Woods' tournament, in dominant fashion. But with the operation deemed a success , the 29-year-old Australian admits he feels "a lot lighter" as he looks to add to the US PGA title he won in 2015. Read More

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Roger Federer beats Tomas Berdych to reach Miami Open semi-finals

Then you see how much I m frustrated. "For sure it's a disappointing match ". The former two-time Miami Open champion showed why he is among the greatest in tennis in his quarterfinals match against Tomas Berdych. The first break put him up 5-3 in the first set, and the fourth-seeded Federer then fought off four break points in the ensuing game before closing out the set. Read More

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Pique rested against Granada; Ramos out of Madrid squad

Pique rested against Granada; Ramos out of Madrid squad

Even Ronaldo has only netted 69 times, to go with just 57 from Atletico Madrid's Manchester United target Griezmann. "The calendar is intense as we wanted it to be, " Luis Enrique added. Neymar, 25, and Luis Suarez, 30, still healthy, so Barca fans shouldn't have much to worry about. Luis Suarez made the breakthrough for Barca when he sent a lovely dinked effort over the helpless Guillermo Ochoa from Jordi Alba's through-ball. Read More

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India wraps up fourth Test to claim series

On the liveliest of the four pitches used in the series , Australian top order struggled against the bouncing ball before Jadeja (3-29) and Ravichandran Ashwin shared six wickets between them to bowl out the tourists for 137. Kohli could reflect with satisfaction after India had continued their long winning run on home soil, since England last beat them in a series there in 2012. Read More

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Mets' Seth Lugo has partially torn UCL in elbow

Mets' Seth Lugo has partially torn UCL in elbow

At least not yet, anyway. Lugo received a platelet-rich plasma injection for his elbow and he's now resting for an indefinite period of time . After dealing with so many injuries with their starting pitching last season, the Mets entered spring training confident they had the proper depth necessary to withstand injuries. Read More

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Hosts begin World Men's Curling Championship campaign with victory

Hosts begin World Men's Curling Championship campaign with victory

The Swiss team was aggressive at the start and it almost paid off. Schwarz had an opportunity to score three - with an outside chance at five points - but he rubbed a guard and settled for a deuce. Everywhere we went they wanted to tell us how they experienced the week. "That's not to say it won't happen with whoever we send, but it's always nice to send your best players". Read More

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