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United States to benefit most from 2026 World Cup bid

Gulati said the initial plan was for 60 of the 80 World Cup games to be played in the United States , with Canada and Mexico hosting 10 each. The bid also comes at a time when the relationship be...

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National Hockey League roundup: Rangers shut out Canadiens, 2-0

National Hockey League roundup: Rangers shut out Canadiens, 2-0

We had some chances in the first and came out of it down 1-0 when you should have been up. He had five points (1 G, 4 A) in the last six games of the regular season and was Pittsburgh's leading scorer...

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Johnson matches UFC record with 10th flyweight title defense

Built like a tank, and an aggressive back-snatcher. However, Ronaldo Souza has a much more impressive resume. "I have no problem with that", Reis said about facing Johnson twice in a row. Rose Namaj...

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Cleveland Cavaliers And Series Predictions

Celtics or even Warriors vs. Raptors final instead (hey, as a Canadian I'm duty bound to at least give them a chance). I'm not one to do it, not with the postseason starting right now. "We understand...

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Kyrgios Clinches, Aussies Set to Face Belgium in Davis Cup Semis

I'm still very emotional out there, I still challenge the umpire, I still say what I think, I still throw my racquet, I still swear. Lacking his opponent's court speed, Isner swung for the fences an...

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Kompany ends 20-month City goal drought in Southampton win

Kompany ends 20-month City goal drought in Southampton win

It has been a nightmare season for Kompany, this was only his eighth start in all competitions, and yet he now has the chance to make a difference to the crucial finale. "We didn't concede absolutely ...

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Arsenal "passengers" aren't buying Wenger's tactics like Pochettino at Spurs - Redknapp

Spurs also face Chelsea in the FA Cup semi-finals next weekend. Goal reports that Saturday's game was also Everton's 8th Premier League win on the run at home in Goodison Park, lifting them to 5th...

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Antoine Griezmann strikes late to derail Real Madrid's title hopes

Antoine Griezmann strikes late to derail Real Madrid's title hopes

Atleti have now won three and drawn one of the last four league matches at the home of their city rivals, with this latest result enough to derail Real's title hopes, as they can be caught by Bar...

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Clippers Playoffs: It's Do Or Die Time for Lob City

However, that matters little now. "When teams miss, we get out in transition and that's when we're at our best", he said. Sure, not one player on their current roster was with Utah during the 2010 pos...

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Chelsea regain title momentum by beating

Chelsea regain title momentum by beating "maybe the best in the league"

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says his first season in the Premier League has not been good enough but promised "in the future I will be better". Spurs, who have won their last five league encou...

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Power Rankings: Result of the season sees Palace climb above Arsenal

Towards the end of the match, they refused to return the match ball when it came their way before beginning chants of "You're not fit to wear the shirt" when Hector Bellerin came over to take a throw....

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Umpire hit with foul tip sustains concussion during MLB game

In part because they've now lost four in a row to their division rivals, the Jays are now a worrisome 6 1/2 games out of first in the AL East. The Blue Jays will go for a split of the four-game series...

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Bottas did the better job, says Hamilton

Bottas did the better job, says Hamilton

Up to that point his lap had set the quickest first sector of all and a very competitive second sector, but the loss of power meant he dropped out and Alonso made the cut. Behind the top three it's Ri...

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MI pull out a thriller against KKR

Gambhir may not have thought then about the bundles of confidence his actions would have drilled into Rana. KKR play their next match against Kings XI Punjab at the Eden Gardens on Thursday. If the ...

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No harping on past from LeBron, Cavs

Every year we go through the tedious task of wondering if a LeBron-led team is about to crumble into oblivion and every year everyone is dead wrong. Some of these awards are fairly obvious, but there ...

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CONFIRMED lineups: Real Madrid vs Atletico de Madrid, 2017 La Liga

CONFIRMED lineups: Real Madrid vs Atletico de Madrid, 2017 La Liga

Speaking to Omnisport, Djorkaeff said: "You know, this decision belongs to the player but it's all about what you are offered". Well, because I would like to just like every team would like to sign Gr...

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The Champions League: Dybala brings Juventus a 3-0 victory over Barcelona

The reliance on both was typified when the 39-year-old Buffon made a crucial stop to deny Andres Iniesta. "I think everyone will say in the next few years that after Neymar, Paulo is the most talent...

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Cashner activated from DL for first start with Rangers

Instead of a three-run lead, the Mariners settled for a 2-1 edge with runners at first and second with no outs. Said Hernandez: "I think they were just looking for breaking balls". It's hard to imag...

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Rangers Begin Quest for Stanley Cup in Montreal

Rangers Begin Quest for Stanley Cup in Montreal

So much for the numbers. Game 2 of the best-of-seven series is Friday night at Bell Centre. They also had a pair of defensemen hurt in Sunday's game. He just made his way, caught everybody's a...

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Vettel left feeling 'down' by qualifying outcome

Triple world champion Hamilton was just 0.023 slower than Bottas's lap of 1 minute 28.769 seconds to secure the first front row lockout of the season for the reigning champions. "The first sector was ...

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Thompson denied Major win in controversial fashion

Thompson denied Major win in controversial fashion

LEXI THOMPSON: You know, I played fantastic today. "I don't think it should happen because you're only showing the people out there who are in contention". "So to the officials, or whatever called i...

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Guarding Bucks' Giannis presents Raptors a playoff puzzle

Ending the season 18-7, the Raptors have some much-needed momentum heading into the postseason. "If we don't go into this series with a sense of urgency knowing how hard this team plays, and think i...

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Clippers looking to avoid injuries, bad luck in playoffs

Their mark of 14-2 was the best to begin the season, too. Or is this the team in between that has been injured throughout significant periods of the season, seemingly disinterested and average? Pier...

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West Ham's Gold plays down talk of Bilic departure

West Ham's Gold plays down talk of Bilic departure

And then talking about how should we defend, how should we mark the players. I am not reading it or making phone calls or whatever. And I think and I know that the game plan was very good today. Steph...

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2016-17 NBA Team Season Review: Utah Jazz

Los Angeles Clippers center Marreese Speights (5) guards Utah Jazz guard George Hill (3) as he drives to the basket in the second half of the game at Staples Center. The Clippers do, however, keep ge...

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Ibrahimovic helps Man United past 10-man Sunderland

Mkhitaryan doubled the lead within a minute of the second half, after Sunderland defenders gave the Armenian too much space in the box to pick his spot in Pickford's far corner. "The Premier League we...

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LEADING OFF: Braves open new park, Moreland near double mark

LEADING OFF: Braves open new park, Moreland near double mark

But the venue , where the city meets the suburbs in Cobb County, isn't all that's new. Had he led off with a home run, that would have been cool too, but this proves his fingerprints were all over th...

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Golfers Garcia, Rose tied at top spot in The Masters

Golfers Garcia, Rose tied at top spot in The Masters

Rose, who made seven birdies and had the day's best round (67), nearly felt as though he won the Masters two years ago when he shot 14-under 274 and finished second behind Spieth's record-tying score ...

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Relief for Man City goalscorer Kompany after injury nightmare

Relief for Man City goalscorer Kompany after injury nightmare

City are set to be without Bacary Sagna for the trip to Southampton - but skipper Vincent Kompany is pushing for a starting spot. Sergio Aguero threatened twice in the opening few minutes as Cit...

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Umpire in Blue Jays-Orioles game stretchered off

Umpire in Blue Jays-Orioles game stretchered off

In his previous start, a no-decision against the New York Yankees, he allowed only one hit but walked seven. Devon Travis snapped a 0-for-29 slump with an RBI single off Orioles closer Zach Britton ...

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