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Bowyer, Blaney, Suarez Win Open Stages; Elliott Fan Vote Winner

Bowyer, Blaney, Suarez Win Open Stages; Elliott Fan Vote Winner

The final 10-lap segment was the most competitive and provided the most drama. "We'll see, let's see what we got". They'll be joined in the 20-car field by Chase Elliott, the victor of a fan vote. T...

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Liverpool can attract top talent, says manager Klopp

Liverpool host Steve Agnew's relegated side knowing victory will guarantee a place in next season's Champions League, albeit at the play-off stage should Manchester City win at Watford . They will ...

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Laurent Koscielny:

Laurent Koscielny: "We are programmed to play the Champions League every year".

With his contract due to expire in summer 2018, today's clash with Everton could well be his final Premier League appearance for the north London club. Arsenal host Everton at the Emirates Stadium...

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Bobby Ryan scores victor, Senators beat Penguins in overtime in Game 1

The Ottawa Senators have wasted no time grabbing home-ice advantage away from the defending champs in the NHL's Eastern Conference finals. Needless to say, Ryan was always a quality player, especial...

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Spanish midfielder voted Manchester United fans' Player of the Year

Spanish midfielder voted Manchester United fans' Player of the Year

Spanish midfielder Ander Herrera who was my third personal choice for the award has indeed won it - handed to him by three-time victor and compatriot in the national side David De Gea. Axel Tuanzebe ...

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Predators pounce on Ducks, take 3-2 series lead

The Ducks announced Rakell's surprise absence during pregame warmups Saturday. So exciting! The action in the NHL Western Conference Finals heads back to Anaheim as the Ducks host the Nashvill...

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Special Harry Kane not for sale, vows Tottenham gaffer Mauricio Pochettino

Special Harry Kane not for sale, vows Tottenham gaffer Mauricio Pochettino

It was his 24th of the season in the Premier League, same with Everton's Romelu Lukaku, and one more goal above Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez. A repeat of that next season would see him join an elite...

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Cloud Computing Pulls Upset Win At Preakness, Ending Triple Crown Hopes

He hovered like a hummingbird, seemingly waiting for the right moment to burst into flight. By the top of the stretch, everyone knew, and Classic Empire set out alone. Casse, had been eager for th...

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Isaiah Thomas Is Out For The Season

Isaiah Thomas (hip) will miss the remainder of this year's postseason following an aggravation of a right femoral-acetabular impingement with labral tear. Most important, I just hope he's better. "I...

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All Blacks sevens unbeaten on day one in London

All Blacks sevens unbeaten on day one in London

England started strong in front of a raucous crowd full of energy at Twickenham, as they recorded a comfortable 28-7 win over Spain in their first game, where Dan Norton scored his 50th try of the cam...

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Ducks captain Getzlaf fined for apparent homophobic slur

But rather than bag-skate the team or drill the players to death in what they did wrong, he chose to give them the day off. Sullivan turned to Murray after Marc-Andre Fleury was chased in the first ...

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Arsene Wenger's Arsenal enter last-chance saloon

Arsene Wenger's Arsenal enter last-chance saloon

He added: "We are a club without financial problems and we have money to spend but it makes sense to think before we spend and that is what we are doing". But should they drop to fifth, Klopp is still...

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Maria Sharapova takes wildcard decision out of Wimbledon's hands

Sharapova will need to win three matches in the Wimbledon qualifying to land a spot in the main draw. The pre-tournament event takes place in Roehampton and if the five times Grand Slam victor win...

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James Harden selected to All-NBA First Team

Maybe it is more surprising that James Harden got all 100 votes than it is that LeBron James and Russell Westbrook got 99. Wall had the best season of his career this year, as he averaged 23.1 p...

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Jason Day drains 60-foot birdie putt at AT&T Byron Nelson

Jason Day drains 60-foot birdie putt at AT&T Byron Nelson

Cameron Tringale and Sergio Garcia also finished with birdies on Nos. 16-18. Tringale was fifth at 9 under after 67, with defending Nelson champion and Masters victor Garcia tied for sixth at 8 unde...

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Rested and ready: 13-1 shot Cloud Computing wins Preakness

Rested and ready: 13-1 shot Cloud Computing wins Preakness

Under different circumstances, the defeat might have been more stunning, but Pletcher long has shown a preference for spacing his horses' races farther apart than the mere two weeks between the Derb...

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Boston creamed: Cavs back home after demolishing Celtics

Boston creamed: Cavs back home after demolishing Celtics

There's not a lot for the team to enjoy right now, but rookie Jaylen Brown has impressed during his first trip to the Eastern Conference Finals. But the Cavaliers , who have yet to lose a playoff g...

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Chelsea's John Terry a legend who deserves best send-off - Antonio Conte

Chelsea's John Terry a legend who deserves best send-off - Antonio Conte

The 26-year-old Frenchman, who joined champions Chelsea from last year's title winners Leicester City in July, has already been named Player of the Year by the Football Writers Association and the Pro...

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Antonio Conte backs Gary Cahill to succeed John Terry as Chelsea captain

Antonio Conte backs Gary Cahill to succeed John Terry as Chelsea captain

No side has won 30 games in a top-flight season since Liverpool in 1978-79. Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea was selected ahead of the French national team captain, despite the fact that th...

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Proficient on both offense and defense, Golden State only lacks empathy

Even though the San Antonio Spurs are understandably playing this close to the vest going into Game 3 , they've elevated Leonard from doubtful to questionable in advance of what is nearly certain...

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Wayne Rooney sends message to Jose Mourinho: I want to do this

Wayne Rooney sends message to Jose Mourinho: I want to do this

They walk in the streets with their head low. "You can tell me we didn't play with the best team or all the players that are my first choice at the moment". You think I enjoy that a big club like A...

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Odds of Mayweather v McGregor happening now at '90 per cent'

Odds of Mayweather v McGregor happening now at '90 per cent'

Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director Bob Bennett confirmed to ESPN .com that McGregor had submitted his application on Thursday, following multiple reports . I don't think it will ...

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Always Dreaming pulls away to win Kentucky Derby

Always Dreaming pulls away to win Kentucky Derby

He is also the first horse since 1933 to win the Kentucky Derby after not winning his first race until on or after January 25. Always Dreaming headed to his post as the 9-2 favorite ahead of the lik...

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Second athlete in a week disciplined for apparent homophobic slur

We've got a job to do tonight. "Whether it's a swear word or whatever it is, we've got to be a little bit more respectful of the game and that's up to me and I will accept that responsibility and will...

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Bayern Munich celebrate fifth straight Bundesliga title

Bayern Munich celebrate fifth straight Bundesliga title

But Alonso's departure from football, or from playing at least, will not go unnoticed across the world even if most attention in Munich is focused on one of their own. The bitterest of summers in 2012...

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Royals-Twins washed out, with doubleheader set for Sunday

Royals-Twins washed out, with doubleheader set for Sunday

A rainout in April will result in a doubleheader on the road vs. the Royals on July 1. The Royals and Twins will play a traditional doubleheader today at Target Field. The second game will start 3...

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Cloud Computing Clinches Preakness

Cloud Computing Clinches Preakness

Always Dreaming lost for the first time in five races this year. He performed well in the Preakness, but he could not hold off Cloud Computing . Most days of the week it's a sure bet, but on Sa...

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Boss Silva has Hull City decision in mind

Boss Silva has Hull City decision in mind

The former Sheffield United player has represented his side on 29 occasions this season, with his contract at Hull due to expire in 2018. "When I came to work in England it's one goal I had in my ca...

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Penguins draw even in series against Senators

Penguins draw even in series against Senators

Long spans of the Pittsburgh Penguins' eventual 1-0 Game 2 win qualified as much, as plenty of people went to Twitter to joke about how Boucher's 1-3-1 trap often looked more like a system describe...

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Conte plans fitting farewell for 'champion' Terry

Conte plans fitting farewell for 'champion' Terry

Terry will lift the 15th major trophy of his career after the Sunderland match, Chelsea's last game of their Premier League title-winning season. "For this reason, I have to make the best decision...

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