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New Arsenal boss Unai Emery has a hard job on his hands replacing the legendary Arsene Wenger at the Emirates. Claude Puel's men then head to Southampton , host Liverpool and travel south to face AFC Bournemouth before a home clash with Huddersfield Town completes their opening six games.
  • Manchester United New Signing Has World Cup Scare

    Manchester United New Signing Has World Cup Scare

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    Brazil are now based at Tottenham's training base prior to flying out to Russian Federation, and footage posted to Twitter by Luiz Felipe Castro showed Fred go to ground after a challenge from Real Madrid's Casemiro . Brazil players have praised the intense training sessions but critics say Tite's hard-line approach could affect the future of his players in the World Cup .
  • Tennis star Maria Bueno dies, aged 78

    Tennis star Maria Bueno dies, aged 78

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    Brazilian President Michel Temer has led tributes to the star, tweeting that she would be remembered as "the number one of tennis in the hearts of all Brazilians". Open doubles alongside Australian legend Margaret Court. Another doubles partner was Billie Jean King, with whom she won the Wimbledon title in 1965.
  • England v Australia: Highlights from the first ODI at The Oval

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    Click play on the video at the top of the page to watch how England dismantled the Australia batting line-up in 47 overs with spinners Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid sharing five wickets. "It doesn't bother me", said Morgan. We'll be judged exclusively on our actions going forward. We've spoken about our values and how we want to be perceived by the Australian public and the cricket public in general.
  • New Zealand's Amelia Kerr Smashes Double Ton, Enters Record Books

    New Zealand's Amelia Kerr Smashes Double Ton, Enters Record Books

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    The 17-year-old scored unbeaten 232 to break Belinda Clark's 21-year-old record of 229. She has also taken 31 ODI wickets. After winning the toss New Zealand women opted to bat first. Amy Satterthwaite (61 off 45 balls) and Kerr provided the team with a ideal start, scoring 113 for the first wicket. Ireland stood little chance in the chase, losing wickets at regular intervals and succumbing after 44 overs.
  • The 10 greatest players in the history of Spain's national team

    The 10 greatest players in the history of Spain's national team

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    Hierro dodged a question over whether his former club had acted well in hiring Lopetegui , but ended with a smile when asked if he would take just departed Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane as Spain's next permanent national manager. He coached second-division club Real Oviedo two seasons ago and was Malaga's general manager after leaving his sports director position with the Spanish federation in 2011.
  • Warriors' next aim is fourth title in five NBA seasons

    Warriors' next aim is fourth title in five NBA seasons

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    So where will James go? The Warriors clinched a 4-0 series win with a 108-85 rout of the Cavs , giving Kerr the eighth championship of his illustrious career as a player and a coach. The 76ers have excellent young talent in 24-year-old Joel Embiid, 21-year-old Ben Simmons and 24-year-old Dario Saric. And then there was James, taking that razor-thin margin of error between the teams and making it even smaller with one painful swing.
  • England quick Anderson out for six weeks

    England quick Anderson out for six weeks

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    According to a senior BCCI official "Karun Nair and Hardik Pandya were the two best performers in the YoYo Test with scores of above 18". "It shows the Afghanistan cricket team is slowly rising through the ranks ", Khan told The Associated Press in an interview previous year.
  • Virat Kohli Says Anushka Sharma's Presence Makes BCCI Award More Special

    Virat Kohli Says Anushka Sharma's Presence Makes BCCI Award More Special

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    Team India skipper Virat Kohli has always been limelight not only for his on field performances, but off field as well. Virat said, "My wife is here today, so makes it more special". Anushka Sharma is an extremely private person, so every time the actress reacts to husband Virat's social media posts or then indulges in PDA we are totally bowled.
  • NCAA approves 4-game redshirt rule for college football

    NCAA approves 4-game redshirt rule for college football

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    The NCAA announced on Wednesday a change to its redshirt rules, which will now allow a player to participate in up to four games without without losing his redshirt. The NCAA transfer working group, led by South Dakota State athletic director Justin Sell, has been working on reform since past year. The group quickly found support for switching from a permission model to notification while also codifying rules against impermissible recruiting of athletes under scholarship.
  • Russian MP warns against sex with foreigners during World Cup

    Russian MP warns against sex with foreigners during World Cup

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    Children who are mixed-race are likely to be brought up in one-parent families, she warned. Stating that she was "not a nationalist", Pletnyova added, 'nonetheless, I know how children suffer later on. "Those who get harassed are probably the ones who want it themselves and give the occasion for it", she said in March, claiming that introducing laws in Russian Federation for the offense is " excessive ".
  • Finland's Korhonen gets 1st European Tour win in Austria

    Finland's Korhonen gets 1st European Tour win in Austria

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    Syme's putt at the last was worth 51,000 euros (£44,788) as it vaulted him out of a five-way tie into solo second and a payday of 111,110 euros (£97,000). "I absolutely loved it", said Syme. I've been up there a couple of times and couldn't do it at those times, but now I'm so happy and relieved that I have done it.
  • Luka Doncic staying in 2018 National Basketball Association draft

    Luka Doncic staying in 2018 National Basketball Association draft

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    By doing this the Clippers can maintain the 13th overall pick to also draft a center that can replace DeAndre Jordan, someone like Robert Williams fits the billing. If the Suns do hang on to the No. 1 pick, it's expected that they'll select the seven-foot, 260-pound Ayton. On Sunday, top draft prospect Jaren Jackson Jr .
  • LaVar Ball guarantees LeBron James will join Lakers

    LaVar Ball guarantees LeBron James will join Lakers

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    He has been working out in the weight room since the season ended in April. "I just got back (on the court)", Ball told ESPN at a Big Baller Brand Junior Basketball Association event in Ontario, Calif. The Lakers hope that more strength will help the 20-year-old stay on the court. They also want the point guard to work on developing more offense and consistency with his shot.
  • Thomas clinches Criterium du Dauphine

    Thomas clinches Criterium du Dauphine

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    French rider Romain Bardet took third in the overall standings. "Without the boys here I would not have won the Dauphine". "Throughout the race I was never thinking about the end result , it was always about the next day or the next climb".
  • Celtics made offer for Leonard in February, report says

    Celtics made offer for Leonard in February, report says

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    Leonard has endured a freaky season with the Spurs , making just eight appearances while struggling with a mystery quadriceps injury that has stirred up tension between the player and team representatives. The Celtics still boast an impressive cache of young talent, plus the Kings' No. 1-protected 2019 first-round pick as well as future first-rounders from the Grizzlies (2019, top-8 protected) and Clippers (2019, lottery-protected).
  • Stoke sign striker Benik Afobe from Wolves

    Stoke sign striker Benik Afobe from Wolves

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    Former Wolves striker Goodman has suggested that Wolves should retain the services of the 25-year-old DR Congo global. This Wolves supporter senses something is a bit unusual with Afobe, and feels that the striker knew that he would be moving elsewhere even when he joined the Black Country club.
  • Chelsea, Liverpool both keen on signing Jasper Cillessen

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    With Marc-Andre Ter Stegen firmly installed as Ernesto Valverde's preferred number one choice, opportunities have been hard to come by for the Netherlands global. And with Cillessen considering his options and a possible move to gain first-team football, both Chelsea and Liverpool may be able to offer him exactly that.
  • Defending champion Gators advance behind insane home run, steal of home

    Defending champion Gators advance behind insane home run, steal of home

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    GAINESVILLE | Auburn battled the nation's No. 1 overall seed tooth and nail for 11 innings before falling in heartbreaking fashion. He hit a big home run for us yesterday in the ball game. That would not come without a couple scares though for both pitchers. In the sixth inning, he smacked a line drive to right center field. Auburn tied it on Williams' two-out, RBI single in the third.
  • How to get your free Doritos Locos Taco

    How to get your free Doritos Locos Taco

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    Taco Bell has run the promotion often over the last few years, offering free tacos if a road team wins a game in the NBA Finals or if someone steals a base in the World Series. The Steal A Game, Steal A Taco giveaway was triggered when the Golden State Warriors stole Game 3 with a 110-102 road win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2018 NBA Finals.
  • United States, Canada and Mexico awarded 2026 World Cup

    United States, Canada and Mexico awarded 2026 World Cup

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    That isn't set in stone, however. When Gianni Infantino replaced embattled Joseph "Sepp" Blatter as president of soccer's governing body in 2016, he acknowledged that the organization was "in a crisis" and promised reforms. Earlier, US Soccer President Carlos Cordeiro has said his bid would generate $14bn in revenue and make an $11bn profit for Federation Internationale de Football Association.
  • Raptors hiring Nurse to replace Casey

    Raptors hiring Nurse to replace Casey

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    Nurse joined the Raptors five years ago as an assistant and was tasked with overseeing the team's offence alongside Casey. The team ranked third in the National Basketball Association in offensive efficiency this past season, sixth in 2016-17, fifth the year prior, third in 2014-15, and ninth in 2013-14.
  • Bowyer wins rain-marred MI race

    Bowyer wins rain-marred MI race

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    On the following restart on lap 126, Bowyer had to hold off his Stewart Haas Racing teammate Kevin Harvick who had four tires and the faster auto. Three Joe Gibbs Racing drivers - points leader Kyle Busch, Denny Hamlin and Erik Jones - had to start at the back because of inspection failures related to the splitter.
  • De Gea Not Ruling Out Madrid Move

    De Gea Not Ruling Out Madrid Move

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    From the beginning I said that everything was a lie and some even said that I shouldn't be in the national team and, in the end, it was shown to be a lie. 'Football is football and a thousand things can happen. For now, though, De Gea does not intend to discuss his plans beyond the tournament. On the contrary, Real Madrid have found astounding success under Zinedine Zidane.
  • Terence Crawford Dominates Jeff Horn Wins WBO Welterweight Title

    Terence Crawford Dominates Jeff Horn Wins WBO Welterweight Title

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    According to Compubox, Crawford landed 155 of 367 punches (42 percent), while Horn managed to connect on just 58 of 257 punches (23 percent). The WBO champion almost went down at the bell to end the eighth. Never was Horn (18-1-1) on the verge of winning a round. Horn's trainer Glenn Rushton said the battle with the scales was just an annoyance rather than a drama.
  • Dustin Johnson shoots 63 to take one-shot lead in Memphis

    Dustin Johnson shoots 63 to take one-shot lead in Memphis

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    Dustin Johnson waves to fans after making eagle on the 18th to win the St Jude Classic on the US PGA Tour. Cook's 5 under on Sunday tied him with Phil Mickelson and Tim Herron for the best scores of the final round and moved him up the leaderboard into a tie for sixth.
  • Alabama players Stephenson, Gillman help US lead Curtis Cup

    Alabama players Stephenson, Gillman help US lead Curtis Cup

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    Lilia Vu and Kristen Gillman , playing for Team USA, won their match outright 4 and 3. "We have played good golf in spells, particularly on the first day, but at this level you have to have more consistency and at times we've just not performed as well as we would have liked".
  • Dele Alli promises best behaviour at World Cup

    Dele Alli promises best behaviour at World Cup

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    Providing the most players of any Premier League club for Gareth Southgate's 23-man squad, if you consider that Kyle Walker enjoyed an eight-year spell with the club too, the Spurs influence touches as many as six English players. But Adams is concerned their lack of club success under Mauricio Pochettino will translate to the worldwide stage. " England have a kind draw up until the last eight and if they get that far it will be 'Hallelujah!'".
  • Liverpool transfer rumours: Jasper Cillessen, Nabil Fekir, Manuel Lanzini and Alisson

    Liverpool transfer rumours: Jasper Cillessen, Nabil Fekir, Manuel Lanzini and Alisson

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    Fekir was reported to have even picked out his shirt number at the Merseyside club. However, a statement from Lyon confirmed that the deal was off on Saturday with Fekir set to stay put. The full report reads: "Fekir remains a possibility too - despite suggestions the transfer is stone dead". "Lyon though, have looked at ways of restructuring the terms of the £53million transfer, which would reflect concerns relating to knee surgery the France global underwent".
  • Nike halt supply of boots to Iran citing USA sanctions

    Nike halt supply of boots to Iran citing USA sanctions

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    ESPN reported Monday that the decision follows the USA withdrawing last month from the Iran nuclear deal. The Nike moves comes at a time of tense relations between Washington and Tehran, with President Donald Trump last month pulling out of the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement and re-imposing sanctions it had previously waived.
  • Lucas Torreira Agrees Personal Terms With Arsenal

    Lucas Torreira Agrees Personal Terms With Arsenal

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    The Uruguay worldwide has a €25m (£22m) release clause in his deal with the Serie A club and while the transfer fee is not likely to become a sticking point, the Gunners still need to reach an agreement with the player's representatives. He has become a key player at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris and is ranked among the best defensive midfielders in Serie A. He has one Uruguay cap and was included in Óscar Tabárez's World Cup squad for the tournament in Russian Federation this summer.
  • Manchester United hope to sign Toby Alderweireld within days

    Manchester United hope to sign Toby Alderweireld within days

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    Whoever arrives at the club this summer will become the sixth centre back to be on the United books at this point in time, and Mourinho doesn't plan on selling any others unless they request to leave. Meanwhile what about the man behind the back four? Who would you like to see United sign for next season? That must mean Real Madrid have finally managed to lure David de Gea from Old Trafford after years of laying the groundwork, and the Express believes that United have already identified ...
  • Here is the Bulls’ 2018 NBA Summer League schedule

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    The Pelicans follow that with contests against the Miami Heat on July 7 and the Detroit Pistons on July 9 to close out pool play. All 30 NBA teams will compete for the NBA Summer League title at the MGM Resorts in Las Vegas. 27 pick) and two-way players Jabari Bird and Kadeem Allen. Tatum and Brown won't be in Vegas for this year's summer league fun, but the C's still should be a fun team to watch.
  • WC 2018: Blow for France as Mbappe suffers injury

    WC 2018: Blow for France as Mbappe suffers injury

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    Didier Deschamps' Les Bleus squad were taking part in an open training session at the Glebovets Stadium in Istra ahead of the World Cup . The 19-year-old was injured in a training ground incident with the severity of his injury now unknown but the forward had to leave the session.
  • World Cup giants limber up in Russian Federation as atmosphere builds

    World Cup giants limber up in Russian Federation as atmosphere builds

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    Neymar started for the first time since recovering from a foot injury that kept him out for three months. The Paris Saint-Germain superstar endured some heavy challenges on his first start since suffering a broken metatarsal at the end of February and scored a delightful solo goal in the 63rd minute in between Gabriel Jesus' opener and Philippe Coutinho's stylish third.
  • Mo Salah provides boost for Egyptians ahead of their World Cup opener

    Mo Salah provides boost for Egyptians ahead of their World Cup opener

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    Mohamed Salah has undergone light training for the first time with the Egyptian team, as the Pharaohs start to prepare for their Group A opener against Uruguay on Friday afternoon. "We have been following the case since his injury in the final of Champions League". The South American side is expected to top their group, and Lawrenson believes that it will be hard for Egypt to advance to the round of 16, predicting hosts Russian Federation to finish behind Uruguay.