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Van Aert has had a run of top-10 finishes during this season's Classics and was among the outside favourites at Paris-Roubaix. "I'm exhausted after this race but not as exhausted as in previous years when I didn't win it for some reasons", Sagan said.
  • Rahul Ragala adds 4th gold to India's weightlifting haul at CWG

    Rahul Ragala adds 4th gold to India's weightlifting haul at CWG

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    I think I never lose and I hope I can win again because this is not individual event, this is a team event. After Madhurika Patkar and Mouma Das put India ahead, it was Manika Batra who thrashed Yihan Zhou in the singles challenge to bag India's first Commonwealth Gold in Table Tennis .
  • New NXT Champion Crowned At WWE NXT TakeOver: New Orleans

    New NXT Champion Crowned At WWE NXT TakeOver: New Orleans

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    WWE held an NXT TV taping before NXT Takeover: New Orleans on Saturday night in New Orleans, Louisiana at the Smoothie King Center. NXT Women's Championship: Shayna Baszler def. -Undisputed Era vs. Authors of Pain vs. Roderick Strong and Pete Dunne for the NXT Tag Titles. What did you think of NXT TakeOver: New Orleans? Dunne went on to share a photo on Twitter of some real friends that he can trust.
  • Johnny Manziel plays some football

    Johnny Manziel plays some football

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    This time, he wasn't in Cleveland Browns garb, but the black and orange of The Spring League's south team. Johnny Manziel played in The Spring League for two quarters, finishing 9-of-15 for 82 yards with a touchdown and three sacks. With the pocket breaking down, Manziel rolled right. They were in attendance, as well as representatives from 17 National Football League franchises.
  • Can Arsenal afford to lose Aaron Ramsey?

    Can Arsenal afford to lose Aaron Ramsey?

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    Replicating a similar formation to how Premier League leaders Manchester City play their football, City are proof that you can fit in two world-class strikers in a one-man front-line. You're always anxious when you don't win games that people expect you to win, but as I said many times there's only one way to respond: with the quality of the performance on the pitch.
  • Starting XI: Real Madrid v Atletico

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    Simeone, however, said he still had faint hope of his team keeping chase with runaway league leaders Barcelona, who have a nine-point lead at the top of the table. Felipe Luis and Jose Maria Gimenez have been ruled out for Atletico , although Juanfran and Sime Vrsaljko return to the squad. The Galacticos were in fine form on Tuesday evening as a brace from Cristiano Ronaldo inspired the LaLiga outfit to a 3-0 win over Juventus in the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals.
  • Guardiola says he was offered Pogba, Mkhitaryan by agent

    Guardiola says he was offered Pogba, Mkhitaryan by agent

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    Asked about his rivalries, Guardiola added: "Finally, the people discover my secrets, I am a bad guy". "I don't understand why I am such a bad guy". "I never speak with him, so I don't know maybe Ibra explained many things about me". "Pogba is an incredible player ..." A top, top player... The two coaches had a spiky relationship when they were in charge of Barcelona and Real Madrid, respectively, but they have not clashed since both arrived in Manchester in 2016.
  • Mbappe stars as PSG win League Cup

    Mbappe stars as PSG win League Cup

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    Cavani's goals were his 34th and 35th in all competitions. "I am glad to see my team concentrated". There is no doubt that Mbappe and injured superstar Neymar can play together and combine very well, but the France international has really come on since the Brazilian suffered a fractured metatarsal.
  • Damian Lillard out for Portland Trail Blazers' game at Houston Rockets Thursday

    Damian Lillard out for Portland Trail Blazers' game at Houston Rockets Thursday

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    With matchups against the Spurs, Jazz, and Nuggets still remaining, Portland has it's work cut out for them to try and lock up their seed and keep home court advantage in the first round of the playoffs. Lillard has been upgraded to probable for Portland's game on Saturday in San Antonio, and Yahoo's Shams Charania says he is expected to play . And while they are two games ahead of Utah, it's good to be healthy with the playoffs looming.
  • Man City team bus attacked by Liverpool fans outside Anfield

    Man City team bus attacked by Liverpool fans outside Anfield

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    UEFA's Control, Ethics and Disciplinary body will deal with the case on 31 May. Press Association Sport understands Liverpool did contact Manchester United to ask about the availability of the Red Devils' The Cliff training ground, where Napoli trained ahead of their tie against City earlier this season .
  • Lifter Venkat Rahul clinches gold in Commonwealth Games

    Lifter Venkat Rahul clinches gold in Commonwealth Games

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    The youngster, competing in his maiden Commonwealth Games, holds the distinction of being the youngest to hold the national record as well. Meanwhile, President Ram Nath Kovind also congratulated Lather for handing India its fourth medal at the Commonwealth Games .
  • Royal Bank of Canada (RY) Target Price Boosted to C$92.00

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    RY underperformed by 5.65% the S&P500. And the reported value of the commercial banks company is $111.01 million for the 2017Q4. The Guardian Capital Advisors Lp holds 428,085 shares with $45.90M value, down from 437,257 last quarter. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.29, a current ratio of 1.01 and a quick ratio of 0.90. It turned negative, as 69 investors sold Monday shares while 328 reduced holdings.
  • Barcelona equal La Liga record with help of Messi magic

    Barcelona equal La Liga record with help of Messi magic

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    Though the official line will surely be that staying unbeaten isn't necessarily the plan, one can infer that the desire to set what is likely to be a record that will never be broken is something that will keep everyone on their toes in the final part of the campaign.
  • Manchester United spoils party for City

    Manchester United spoils party for City

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    But United were a different team in the second half and turned the match around within minutes of the restart. Pogba's first-half performance did little to quieten the critics, but his display after the break did as he hit a quickfire double to set United on course for a memorable 3-2 comeback win that stopped City sealing the title.
  • Ronda Rousey, Gina Carano React To Rose Namajunas-Joanna Jedrzejczyk

    Ronda Rousey, Gina Carano React To Rose Namajunas-Joanna Jedrzejczyk

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    While champ Rose had the edge early, Joanna changed momentum thanks to a leg kick attack that bruised of the lead leg of the champ. And that was before either the main or co-main events went down! Namajunas struck first with a jab to Jędrzejczyk's face, but Jędrzejczyk answered right back and the tension was high.
  • Kimi Raikkonen rues Q3 traffic after missing out on Bahrain pole

    Kimi Raikkonen rues Q3 traffic after missing out on Bahrain pole

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    The German secured his 51st career pole with a supreme lap in the dying seconds of a tense floodlit qualifying session in which Ferrari were dominant. This was after the red flag delay generated through Verstappen's accident and resultant clean-up, but none of the top five drivers improved in the final five minutes once the session restarted.
  • Toronto Raptors Clinch First Seed In Eastern Conference

    Toronto Raptors Clinch First Seed In Eastern Conference

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    Following their win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday evening, the Raptors were on cruise control to lock up the first seed in the East . Whatever it was, the Boston Celtics did not look like the Boston Celtics last night in a 96-78 loss to the Raptors .
  • Floyd Mayweather indicates his next fight will be in MMA

    Floyd Mayweather indicates his next fight will be in MMA

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    I go in retirement, I come back. "I spoke with Al Haymon". The undefeated boxer said on a Showtime Boxing telecast Saturday night that he would only come out of retirement for a UFC fight. "Me myself, I can do whatever I want to, whenever I want to". Mayweather did not mention an ideal opponent, but McGregor has to be a leading candidate considering the potential payout, and the fact that Mayweather said he'd only make this move "if the money is right".
  • Patrick Reed jumps out to a three-shot lead at the Masters

    Patrick Reed jumps out to a three-shot lead at the Masters

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    Reed seems impossibly tough to beat. Woods, who began in the morning on Thursday, will tee off in one of Friday's final groups at 1:27 p.m. Mickelson, Fowler and Kuchar will play together beginning at 10:31 a.m. After three top-12 finishes this year, Woods had climbed to 103rd in the rankings heading into the Masters . Will Rory's logic overcome Reed's unbridled emotion? "There's a lot of stuff you can do at Ryder Cup that you can't do at Augusta National - you're talking about ...
  • Confident McIlroy ready to seize shot at career Grand Slam

    Confident McIlroy ready to seize shot at career Grand Slam

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    He's worn it for all five of his PGA Tour wins, the last one coming in August 2016. Reed made two eagles on the back nine and shot a 5-under 67 in the third round at Augusta National, just a few miles down the road from where he went to college.
  • CWG 2018: Shooting medal rush for India; Bhaker wins gold, Sidhu silver

    CWG 2018: Shooting medal rush for India; Bhaker wins gold, Sidhu silver

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    Bhaker, still only 16 years of age, dominated the 10 metre Air Pistol final in her first-ever Commonwealth Games appearance, defeating veteran and compatriot Heena Sidhu by a margin of six-plus points. Bhaker and Sidhu's medals came right after weightlifter Punam Yadav's Gold in the Women's 69kg Final. "Congratulations to her", he tweeted. The PM said that Kumar had made a rich contribution towards the sport.
  • Reed builds 3-shot lead over McIlroy at Masters

    Reed builds 3-shot lead over McIlroy at Masters

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    If that wasn't enough, Rory then chipped in for eagle at the par-5 eighth and got himself into a tie for the lead. He saved par at the 13th after knocking his ball into a thick patch of pink azaleas. Duval. I asked David Duval on Saturday afternoon if the pain of not winning the Masters was soothed when he won the British Open. An eagle roar is different from a birdie roar which is different from a par-save roar.
  • Reed and McIlroy tee up Masters duel

    Reed and McIlroy tee up Masters duel

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    Knox birdied the 11th hole and impressed Casey, who shot 69 to sit at 2 over. But he made it into the last two rounds, unlike the previous two Masters winners, Danny Willett and Sergio Garcia. Do they set it up for fireworks, as has been the case in recent years, with birdies galore and plenty of excitement? "But then to birdie two of the last four holes was huge.
  • Alain Vigneault defends coaching staff as Rangers' season ends

    Alain Vigneault defends coaching staff as Rangers' season ends

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    Vigneault, who turns 57 in May, has coached 16 National Hockey League seasons for the Montreal Canadiens, Vancouver Canucks and Rangers. In early February, when the team was still above.500 and within three points of a playoff spot, General Manager Jeff Gorton did not indicate whether Vigneault would return after the season.
  • 14 die when truck collides with junior hockey team's bus in Canada

    14 die when truck collides with junior hockey team's bus in Canada

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    Tributes have been paid across Canada, including by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who tweeted his condolences saying the entire country is in shock and mourning. The junior league team is based in Humboldt, a small city about 120 miles south of Nipawin with a population of almost 6,000 people. Humboldt mayor Rob Munch said the tragedy had been overwhelming for the town of about 6,000 people.
  • Masters updates: Umbrellas out as Woods begins his 3rd round

    Masters updates: Umbrellas out as Woods begins his 3rd round

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    Any time you can come out and have a lead on Sunday, you're always going to be excited about it", Reed told CBS Sports shortly after his round. "A shot like that makes it fun", Mickelson said, but it was the exception in his 2-over 74 for a 7-over total of 223.
  • UFC 223: "Raging" Al Iaquinta Is Definitely "No Jabroni"

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    Lightweight Michael Chiesa and flyweight Ray Borg were forced to withdraw from their respective bouts because of injuries sustained during an attack on their bus by UFC star Conor McGregor . But the backstage melee McGregor allegedly instigated because of his anger toward Nurmagomedov instead has forced the removal of three fights because of injuries from the attack.
  • Humboldt Broncos dealing with loss of 15 of their own

    Humboldt Broncos dealing with loss of 15 of their own

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    Established in 1970, the Broncos are in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL), which is for players aged 16 to 20. Of 28 people on the bus, including the driver, 14 others were taken to hospital with injuries. A steady stream of people arrived at Humboldt's Elgar Petersen sports arena on Saturday, consoling the grieving families and offering flowers. "If you're in hockey (or) you're not in hockey, to see that big of a loss of life, tragedy, hits you in the gut that's for sure", ...
  • Canada: At least 14 killed in collision involving Junior Hockey League Team

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    At least fourteen people were killed when a bus they were travelling in collided with a truck in Canada's Saskatchewan province on Friday night, Reuters reported. "I am freaking out". The team's president, who was not on the bus at the time, said it was the hardest day of is life after hearing of the tragedy.
  • Mourinho: Man City made it impossible for the other teams

    Mourinho: Man City made it impossible for the other teams

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    MANCHESTER, England (AP) - Manchester City collapsed to Manchester United to lose 3-2 and missed out on sealing the English Premier League in record time on Saturday. "It is normal that you want to delay the champions becoming champions". They are frustrated because they wanted to win the title today because they deserve it.
  • Conor McGregor Released After Posting $50000 Bail

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    The Irishman remained expressionless throughout his short arraignment at the downtown Brooklyn Central Booking facility. He will be allowed to fly home after the authorities decided not to seize his passport. McGregor and his pals fled the scene afterwards, but he later turned himself in. Obviously Michael Chiesa and he didn't know Ray Borg (was injured) at the time.
  • Mason Rudolph works out with Chargers

    Mason Rudolph works out with Chargers

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    How many quarterbacks will be selected in the first-round of the 2018 NFL Draft and will Oklahoma State's Mason Rudolph be one of them? With the 12th and 22nd overall pick, if Rudolph is available, it wouldn't be a total surprise if the Bills take their QB1 of the future.
  • Reed takes lead as Masters takes shape without Tiger in mix

    Reed takes lead as Masters takes shape without Tiger in mix

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    KEY TEE TIMES: Patrick Reed and Rory McIlroy , 2:40 p.m.; Rickie Fowler and Jon Rahm , 2:30 p.m. Justin Thomas and Jordan Spieth , 2 p.m.; Tiger Woods and Rafa Cabrera Bello, 11:10 a.m. Woods followed the poor bogey, though, with a stuffed tee shot to 5 feet at the par-3 16th. Johnson shot a 4-under 68 to climb into contention despite posting a rather indifferent opening-round 73.
  • West Brom caretaker boss Moore 'happy' with Swansea point

    West Brom caretaker boss Moore 'happy' with Swansea point

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    Abraham, who had not scored in the league since October, said Swansea were satisfied with the point against a team benefiting from the new manager "bounce". "We are trying to collect them to achieve a good number at the end, and this is one more". It was the former Burnley and Southampton striker who broke the deadlock nine minutes into the second half, getting on the end of a Matt Phillips cross that was headed on by Salomon Rondon to stab home, although Swansea was unhappy at an alleged ...
  • Red Wings Grant GM Contract Extension

    Red Wings Grant GM Contract Extension

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    In the course of Holland's tenure, the club claimed Stanley Cups in 1998, 2002 and 2008 and the team won a total of 23 playoff rounds. The Red Wings failed to qualify for the postseason this year for a second straight season after qualifying the previous 25 years in a row.
  • Ohtani homers in 3rd straight game

    Ohtani homers in 3rd straight game

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    On the 3rd pitch, Ohtani connected with a fastball from Daniel Gossett . It landed in the rocks beyond the center field wall at Angel Stadium and was measured with a 112.3 miles per hour exit velocity according to Statcast. It marked Ohtani's third straight game with a home run as the Angels won 13-9. The homer lifted Ohtani to 6 for 11 (.545) with six RBIs at home. Ohtani, who is 23, will start for the Angels Sunday on the mound, which will be his first start at home, but second time he ...
  • Morocco's Nabil El Zhar Scores in Leganes Defeat to Barcelona

    Morocco's Nabil El Zhar Scores in Leganes Defeat to Barcelona

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    Messi suffered a muscular problem while away on worldwide duty with Argentina at the end of March, ruling him out of friendlies against both Italy and Spain. Once again, Lionel Messi proved the difference between the two sides, as he netted his eighth free kick of 2018 before adding a second following intelligent link-up play with Philippe Coutinho - which was rounded off in typically clinical fashion.
  • Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho sets sights on second place

    Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho sets sights on second place

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    Cairo local time, in the top match of the 33rd week of the Premier League (PL), and it might be the decisive game of the season. Gary Neville has derided Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba's decision to dye his hair the colour of title rivals Manchester City ahead of Saturday's derby at the Etihad Stadium.
  • "Wayne Rooney Furious At 'Bulls**t" Substitution In Merseyside Derby

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    Rooney was taken off after just 57 minutes, replaced by Idrissa Gana Gueye, and appeared to react angrily to the change. Asked about his substitutions, Allardyce told Sky Sports: "When our subs came on with fresh legs and more determination - because the other lads" legs had gone - we started to get in amongst Liverpool.
  • Arsenal vs. Southampton: Saints face tough task against Gunners

    Arsenal vs. Southampton: Saints face tough task against Gunners

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    Relegation-threatened Southampton were thumped 3-0 at West Ham United in their last outing and sit 18th in the table with 28 points from 31 games. "I've told them this week what is acceptable in games and what isn't". However, in all competitions Southampton have won two of their last five visits to the Emirates (D1 L2), winning League Cup ties in 2014-15 and 2016-17.