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Manchester United vs Tottenham: Nemanja Matic living the dream at United

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The Red Devils will be aiming to challenge for the title next season as they bid to try and win the trophy for the first time since Sir Alex Ferguson's retirement after the 2012-13 season. But Matic has no issue with being alongside someone like the showman Pogba who craves the limelight and loves social media. Pogba has struggled to exhibit the same attacking flair that he displayed while playing with Serie A giants Juventus, as the France global has been played in a more cautious system ... Read More »

Kipchoge wins London Marathon for the third time

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Dozens of competitors are also thought to be planning an attempt at a Guinness World Record while dressed in fancy outfits like a suit of armour or a Paddington Bear costume for the marathon, reports the Independent . Organisers hope another record to tumble will be how much the event raises for charity, with it having registered a new high for an annual one-day fundraising event past year with £61.5m. Read More »

Barcelona thrash Sevilla 5-0 to win King's Cup again

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Iniesta has enjoyed an huge career at Barca, winning everything possible after coming through the club's ranks having joined from Albacete as a youngster. Barcelona look certain to add La Liga to their Cope del Rey win soon. Barcelona are unbeaten in the league this season but survived a scare in their clash with Sevilla at the end of March, coming back from 2-0 down to grab a point at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan. Read More »

Arsenal great Ian Wright insists Wenger was sacked

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Arsenal haven't won the league since Wenger's crowing achievement in leading "The Invincibles" to an unbeaten league season in 2003/04. Wenger has made some incredible signings throughout his time at Arsenal and one of his best was undoubtedly Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona. Read More »

Roma will be eyeing revenge against Liverpool, warns Ancelotti

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The Bayern versus Sevilla game was very unusual when it ended 0-0 because you would expect Bayern to score at home. 5-time winners Bayern Munich have been relatively quiet this season in the UEFA Champions League , given the fact that over the course of the past few years, The Bavarians have built a strong reputation of scoring goals in huge numbers during their matches. Read More »

Thunder's big three disappear in fourth quarter of Game 3 against Jazz

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Unfortunately for Oklahoma City, things went directly downhill from there. Rubio scored 19 first-half points as the Jazz led 58-53 at the break. Thunder guard Andre Roberson and Jazz guard Thabo Sefolosha are both out for the season. 17 & 17: OKC had 17 assists and 17 turnovers. The Thunder need two things: They need Russell Westbrook to dominate the game, and they need the Paul George that averaged north of 20 points in his last four games. Read More »

Battle of the bottom two at the Stadium of Light

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To compound matters, it was former Sunderland player Darren Bent who netted the equaliser for relegation-threatened Burton. Burton are a point closer to safety than Sunderland with three games left, but they might as well be six points from the survival mark as well due to their terrible minus 45 goal difference, which is clearly the worst in the league. Read More »

Broner and Vargas frustrated in draw

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Afterwards Broner flipped in the post-fight interview as he thought he won the fight - citing Vargas' bruised and bloody face as reason for him to have won the fight. He lost to Mikey Garcia in 2017, and he desperately needed a win against Jessie Vargas to maintain his status as an A-level fighter. The 12th round lacked the action the two had generated in the latter portion of th fight, leaving the end result in question. Read More »

Lee fined after missing weight for Fight Night

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Lee, who weighed in at 157lbs, lost out in his first shot at UFC gold when he was submitted by the former interim-champ Tony Ferguson at UFC 216 but his strong performance in the fight's opening rounds gave many hope that he could well find himself in title contention at some point soon. Read More »

Rockets falter in Minnesota as T-Wolves close series to 2-1

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Game Four is also at the Target Center on Monday. James Harden led the way for Houston with 29 points, but Chris Paul fouled out with 17 points and the Rockets went just 15-for-41 from 3-point range. Houston held a slight advantage at the end of the first quarter, 28-27. He went 9 for 21, including 3 for 8 from 3-point range. After totaling only 13 points over the first two games, Towns was constantly double-teamed by the Rockets and didn't attempt a shot in the first quarter. Read More »

Andrean grad Manaea tosses no-hitter vs. Red Sox

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Sandy Leon reached base on an error in the fifth inning when shortstop Marcus Semien couldn't make an over-the-shoulder catch in shallow center field. The A's dropped to 1-6 in games started by left-handed pitchers. Red Sox: Martinez was given a planned day off. Martinez has been Boston's hottest hitter over the past two weeks while going 13 for 22 (.591) with four home runs. Read More »

Carl Frampton makes big Windsor Park admission after Nonito Donaire win

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Senator Panfilo "Ping" Lacson gave this advice to Senator Pacquiao after former four-weight world champion Nonito Donaire was defeated by Carl Frampton in Belfast. "My trainer Jamie Moore deserves a lot of credit, the game plan was ideal". At times, my boxing was lovely. "Donaire is a risky mother for 12 rounds". Read More »

Suarez secures Barca's 4th Copa del Rey trophy on the bounce

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Andres Iniesta might have made it 2-0 to the Catalan side not too long after, but the Spain midfielder saw his effort cannon back off the crossbar after initially being teed up by Suarez . The Barca support were given one last reason to cheer as they gave the substituted Iniesta a standing ovation as he left the pitch, with their Sevilla counterparts joining in as the Wanda Metropolitano showed its appreciation for one of the greatest midfielders of recent times. Read More »

Johnson, Landry tied for lead in San Antonio

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Teeing off on the 10th, Laird nailed five consecutive birdies after the turn and finished with another on the ninth. Johnson hit a blind shot from well below the the green that rolled to the bottom of the cup for an eagle two. Even so, the view was much better than it was Thursday afternoon. "But truthfully, I mean my short game was actually pretty good, my putting was great". Read More »

London stay was crucial to FA Cup Wembley win - Mourinho

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After Dele Alli's opener, Mourinho watched as his two most notorious signings combined to equalise for United, as Paul Pogba outmuscled the muscly Mousa Dembele and crossed for big game player Alexis Sanchez. "At halftime we spoke - we came back late for the second half because we spoke a lot - and organised ourselves". But Pochettino insisted: "No regrets". Read More »

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Buy that and you need to trust that Jets are trying to manipulate the Bills' pick - perhaps pushing Buffalo to take Mayfield so the Jets can grab someone else that they prefer and fear that Buffalo might have more highly rated than Mayfield . Read More »

Palace edge closer to safety with point at Watford

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The hosts were unlucky not to have had a fourth-minute lead. Cathcart then scuffed an effort straight at Hennessey after a corner had fallen kindly for him as the Hornets continued to show an intensity desperately lacking from their recent performances. Read More »

Despite rocky A-Day, Saban 'not disappointed' in Jalen Hurts

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I want to thank the coaches, support staff and my teammates for helping me get better each and every day. Four field goals were the extent of the White Team's scoring, resulting in the 24-12 score. During the A-Day game, Hurts was very up-and-down. Although Hurts was the 2016 SEC Offensive Player of the Year as a freshman, he completed 154 of 255 attempts (60.4 percent) for 2,081 passing yards, 17 touchdowns and 1 interception as a sophomore. Read More »

IPL 2018: RCB vs DD Preview

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Virat Kohli , RCB captain , said, "Two points was crucial for us at this stage and we really thought about things and how we need to go about it". Bad start for Daredevils, but we haven't committed any crime: Gambhir The clash between the two bottom-rung teams - with RCB ahead on virtue of net run-rate - promises to be a no-holds-barred contest with both sides hoping to return to winning ways. Read More »

Leo Cullen lauds 'clinical' Leinster as they reach Champions Cup final

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In fact, they did little wrong, but were simply outplayed by Leinster in front of the partisan crowd inside the Aviva Stadium. "There is no one better at executing a game plan and it will be a very good side that beats them". Leading by 29 with 20 minutes remaining, Leinster - clearly confident that the win had been secured - had the luxury of taking off Sexton as a precaution. Read More »

White Sox pitcher Farquhar suffers brain hemorrhage

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The 31-year-old right-hander fainted moments later. Farquhar , who pitched for the Mariners from 2013-15, suffered a brain hemorrhage in the White Sox dugout Friday night. With The Associated Press's game, the club announced Saturday. The White Sox placed Farquhar on the 10-day disabled list, citing "a brain aneurysm" as the official description. Read More »

Chelsea Boss Antonio Conte Pleased With Option of Playing Two Strikers

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Nevertheless, for now Conte stands a much better chance of winning the FA Cup , and ending his tenure on a high, with Giroud as his first-choice striker. Despite their perilous position Swansea's next two games, against City and Chelsea , can be approached nearly at leisure, ahead of their decisive three-game campaign-closing mini-season against Bournemouth, Southampton and Stoke. Read More »

United v Spurs FA Cup Semi-Final At Wembley This Evening

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The reason is that the FA Cup's value is symbolic rather than actual. Tactically, there are several question marks across the pitch for both clubs. Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has told Paul Pogba to be more consistent. In words that were widely perceived to be directed towards record signing Pogba and former Arsenal forward Sanchez, Mourinho added: "Do you want me to go for the price they cost, their salary, their handsome face?" Spurs may have set up a bit defensively ... Read More »

Rondon completes Albion comeback to grab point against Liverpool

His last goal came in a 1-1 draw at Everton on October 4, 2015. But the stadium was full, our fans were there, and we had to go for it. Jake Livermore cleaned up the rebounds for the Baggies' first score. He also equalled Suarez's Liverpool record for most goals in a Premier League season. They are still likely to achieve that aim but this result has added pressure they could have really done without heading into a Champions League semi-final. Read More »

Eli Manning's Memorabilia Fraud Case Is Going to Trial

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However, the case was dropped after he provided evidence that Giants employees had misrepresented their relationship with him to a grand jury, and he subsequently took the team to court for fraud and conspiracy. However, in his judgment, DeLuca found that Manning is the only defendant who could have possibly violated common law fraud. "I've done nothing wrong and I'm still being attacked". Read More »

Warriors take 3-0 lead as Spurs play without Popovich

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The Spurs confirmed the news with a statement Wednesday after Popovich had run the Spurs practice as usual. If the Warriors can keep playing well without Curry, that makes it easier for the team to be cautious with him as he recovers from the injury. Read More »

Man Utd Sink Bournemouth After Mourinho Rings Changes

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Ultimately, Bournemouth could have caused United trouble, but the team worked out the kinks following an embarrassing loss to West Brom . Mourinho should also be careful not to make mistakes like he did on some previous occasions in his career, as Liverpool and Manchester City now have players doing wonders for them, instead of Chelsea ... Read More »

Joel Embiid says he was "built for" playoff basketball

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Erin and Gregg Popovich were married four decades and had two children and two grandchildren. Parker said this is an emotional time for the players and the coaching staff. Friday, he said that although he was sore after playing for the first time since March 28, he felt no signs of rust on the court and instead, used his first made field goal - a 3-pointer - to get himself into a rhythm. Read More »