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Austrian Thiem is one of the best claycourt players on tour, having reached the French Open semi-finals in each of the last two seasons, and he was impressed by his vanquished opponent's performances in Monaco . "I'm lacking matches. That's why it's important for me to play, to use every opportunity possible", he said. "All I (could) do was just fight and find a way to win, how doesn't really matter".
  • TIMELINE: Manhunt continues for grandmother wanted in Minnesota, Florida murders

    TIMELINE: Manhunt continues for grandmother wanted in Minnesota, Florida murders

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    She is known to have a gambling addiction and often frequents casinos, which accounts for her nickname among local police, according to the US Marshals Service. A warrant has been issued for Riess' arrest on charges of second-degree murder, ID theft, grand theft and grand theft auto. Three surveillance videos from a hotel in Ocala, Florida also show the Acura driving in the parking lot as well as Riess walking around inside the hotel and walking up to the hotel counter.
  • Liverpool Unveil Home Jersey For 2018/2019 Season

    Liverpool Unveil Home Jersey For 2018/2019 Season

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    You can see a selection of the best pictures of the new kit by clicking the right arrow, above... The goalkeeper kit - which is modeled by Loris Karius below - is a bold yellow colour with patterned shoulders and sleeves to tie in with the black crest and logos.
  • Flyers center Couturier finalist for defensive award

    Flyers center Couturier finalist for defensive award

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    Philadelphia Flyers center Sean Couturier was nominated as a Frank J. Selke Trophy finalist Wednesday. Bergeron has won the Selke Trophy four times (2012, 2014, 2015, 2017) and is looking to become the first player in National Hockey League history to win the accolade five times.
  • Arsenal line up club legend to replace Arsene Wenger

    Arsenal line up club legend to replace Arsene Wenger

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    Mkhitaryan has missed our last three games after damaging knee ligaments during the quarter-final first leg victory over CSKA Moscow and there were initial fears he may miss the rest of the season. he will not want to go to the World Cup and not have settled his situation because that would not be reasonable as well I think". 'I have not seen him since the League Cup final because he has gone back to make his rehab.
  • Klopp told Liverpool they could train naked because of Salah

    Klopp told Liverpool they could train naked because of Salah

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    Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah hopes to stay clear at the top of the scoring charts to claim this season's Premier League Golden Boot award, the Egypt global adding that his team mates were eager to help him achieve the goal. Mohamed Salah has stated his intention of writing his name in Liverpool's history books by becoming the club's highest goalscorer in a single season; a record held by the legendary Ian Rush.
  • NCLT approves Vedanta's bid to acquire Electrosteel Steels

    NCLT approves Vedanta's bid to acquire Electrosteel Steels

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    Following the NCLT order, Vedanta on Tuesday said that - pursuant to the resolution plan - a wholly owned subsidiary of the company will subscribe to the share capital of Electrosteel for Rs 1,805 crore and provide additional funds aggregating to Rs 3,515 crore by way of debt.
  • Paul, Green help Rockets rout Timberwolves 102-82 in Game 2

    Paul, Green help Rockets rout Timberwolves 102-82 in Game 2

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    Houston fell behind early, but went on top for good with a 37-point second quarter, powered by four 3-pointers from Green, and the Wolves didn't threaten again. Unfortunately, KAT made just two shots in Game 2 and finished with five points. It was an all-around brutal performance that got embarrassing in the second half as Houston ran it down Minnesota's throat.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo earns Real Madrid a late draw, Valencia face defeat

    Cristiano Ronaldo earns Real Madrid a late draw, Valencia face defeat

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    But Zidane, speaking ahead of his side's top-flight clash against Athletic Bilbao tonight, insists he is not at odds with Bale. They're training well. The 70-times capped former Irish rugby worldwide and 2013 Six Nations Grand Slam victor joined us on Off The Ball today to discuss a career that has now taken her from the playing echelons to winning World Rugby Referee of the Year in 2017.
  • Champions League: Real Madrid "will go to death" to defend title - Zidane

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    The visitors have an very bad record at the Bernabeu and will come up against the potential of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale , who were both rested for the game against Malaga at the weekend. He chased the ball down in the corner, then slalomed past three Athletic defenders. Cristiano Ronaldo flicked in Luka Modric's shot past Arrizabalaga for his 24th league goal of the season.
  • Team news, Ronaldo latest, score updates, highlights

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    One player that Bayern Munich manager Jupp Heynckes knows he can not call upon is Arturo Vidal. Bilbao came close to earning their first victory at the Bernabeu since 2005 but Ronaldo denied them, finally netting for Real after the hosts wasted a string of chances.
  • Lightning Put the Devils on the Verge of Elimination

    Lightning Put the Devils on the Verge of Elimination

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    Kucherov was not penalized on the play and finished the game with two goals, including the game-winner, and an assist as the Lightning took a 3-1 series lead with a 3-1 win. Taylor Hall gets two minute penalty for tripping Anton Stralman . The Devils could use the energy of one of their most prominent fans, whose famous TV character made a cameo appearance at the Prudential Center Wednesday night.
  • Ricciardo Needs Bargain as a Result of uncertainty that is F1

    Ricciardo Needs Bargain as a Result of uncertainty that is F1

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    The final option is to remain with Red Bull Racing, who have proved that they can provide Ricciardo with a race winning vehicle. "That third year will be the rule change so I will probably wait and see what happens then". "I would say on my side but also us as a team, we've been underperforming", he added. Bottas has outperformed Hamilton in the last two races in Bahrain and China, but had a hard time in the opening race of the season in Australia, crashing in qualifying and finishing ...
  • Form Kolkata end Royals' streak

    Form Kolkata end Royals' streak

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    Their last match was at Bengaluru, against Royal Challengers. He disturbed Gautam Gambhir's woodwork in the previous match and impressed Karthik enough for him to assign the youngster the last over of the innings. Only Rishabh Pant (43) joined Maxwell in double figures as spinners Narine (3-18) and Kuldeep Yadav (3-32) finished off the rout. KKR might feel they would have a stronger bowling line-up amongst the two teams.
  • Are Saquon Barkley's Agents Trying to Keep the Browns From Drafting Him?

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    Wrote NFL .com's Lance Zierlein in his draft preview of O'Neill: "Needs to get thicker and stronger or swing tackle could be his ceiling". If you like intrigue, you are going to love next week's NFL Draft . But what about Lamar Jackson? Perhaps the best pure passer in that group, Dan Marino , lasted until pick No. 27 of the draft . Could the Cardinals, Chargers, or even the Saints and Patriots feel like he has the tools to develop as a future replacement for the aging ...
  • Curry, Warriors top National Basketball Association sales charts for third year in a row

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    He has so far missed the opening two games against San Antonio, although his presence hasn't been missed with the Warriors taking a 2-0 lead in the series. What were the biggest surprises from the opening weekend of the 2018 National Basketball Association playoffs? Curry and Durant's teammate Klay Thompson also makes an appearance on the list, coming in at No.
  • Salah: We'll fight to win the title next season for Liverpool

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    Don Balon have continued their obsession with regards to Real Madrid's pursuit of Liverpool forward Mohammed Salah by claiming they could use Karim Benzema in a possible deal. Liverpool were 3-0 down in the Champions League final in Turkey, but scored three times in the second half to force extra time and then beat AC Milan on penalties to win their fifth European Cup.
  • Blues reluctant to let Michy Batshuayi go on permanent deal

    Blues reluctant to let Michy Batshuayi go on permanent deal

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    Dortmund had their request to include an option to buy Batshuayi as part of the loan deal rejected by Chelsea. And Conte, who suffered a similar injury in his own playing career, is hoping the recovery will be quick enough for Batshuayi to travel with Belgium to Russian Federation.
  • Eastern Bank Purchased $337000 in Marathon Oil Co. (MRO)

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    Therefore 83% are positive. Kemet had 8 analyst reports since May 23, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. Whale Rock Capital Management Llc sold 259,425 shares as the company's stock rose 37.32% while stock markets declined. These stores are located primarily in the Syracuse, Rochester and Buffalo markets in NY and operate under the Express Mart brand. Generally, shareholders love stocks with a low price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio.
  • Erin Popovich, wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, dies

    Erin Popovich, wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, dies

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    Golden State, things aren't going well for the NBA's San Antonio Spurs. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Popovich and his entire family as try to get through this hard time. In a 2012 radio interview, Popovich acknowledged that he can be hard with reporters, and he said that his wife frequently called him out for that. However, that illness and the official cause of death had not yet been released as the news broke of Erin Popovich's death.
  • Hester, Forte to sign, retire with Bears

    Hester, Forte to sign, retire with Bears

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    Both players have made indelible marks on Bears history. The greatest return man in league history, Hester, who Chicago drafted in the second round (57th overall) of the 2006 NFL draft, played for the Bears from 2006 to 2013 where he was named First-Team All-Pro three times.
  • Five-star recruit Bowen to enter NBA Draft, will not hire agent

    Five-star recruit Bowen to enter NBA Draft, will not hire agent

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    Bowen was later granted a release from Louisville and joined Frank Martin and the South Carolina Gamecocks in January. The former Louisville guard was granted permission to transfer after he was suspended when an FBI investigation uncovered his family's involvement in payments from the school.
  • Woman Who Came Second In Boston Marathon Is A Complete Novice

    Woman Who Came Second In Boston Marathon Is A Complete Novice

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    Linden, a 34-year-old who lives in MI, wowed commentators when she waited for Shalane Flanagan while her teammate made a quick toilet break 45 minutes into the race. "Just being soaked. You can't get warm". "I kept hitting refresh on the race results ", he recalled. "They're in a different league than me". Kawauchi is the ninth Japanese male to win Boston .
  • How Heat adjustments flipped script, stifled Ben Simmons, 76ers in Game 2

    How Heat adjustments flipped script, stifled Ben Simmons, 76ers in Game 2

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    Wade is no longer the player he once was - the relentless 24-year-old who captured Finals MVP honors in 2006, the dynamic 28-year-old who led the National Basketball Association in scoring before LeBron James' arrival in Miami, the proud 31-year-old who fought through injury to win a third title with the Heat or even the fading 34-year-old All-Star - but he can still be effective.
  • Five Man City players named to PFA Premier League Team of Year

    Five Man City players named to PFA Premier League Team of Year

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    Spain global De Gea features in the lineup for the fourth straight year and the fifth time in six seasons, but the 27-year-old said team success means more. Completing the line-up, and despite last season's champions' disappointing title defence, Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso was named in a team he failed to make a year ago when losing out to Tottenham's Danny Rose.
  • Jose Bautista agrees to minor league deal with Braves, will play 3B

    Jose Bautista agrees to minor league deal with Braves, will play 3B

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    Bautista has played almost 400 games at third base in his career, but, while he's taken a small handful of turns there over the past few seasons, he hasn't played it regularly for a decade. Bautista has experience playing the position from his time with the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Toronto Blue Jays. He went unsigned over the winter after batting.203 with 23 homers and 63 runs-batted in.
  • Eagles' Carson Wentz speaks

    Eagles' Carson Wentz speaks

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    It has been 128 days since Carson Wentz's season ended with a fourth-down touchdown pass to Alshon Jeffery in the 43-35 win over the Los Angeles Rams. Wentz sat and watched as Nick Foles took the reins and ran with it, winning Super Bowl MVP and in turn becoming a local folk hero. For the fans and teammates that have gotten to know Wentz over the last few years, seeing the quarterback's competitive mindset of wanting to be ready to go for the opener shouldn't come as a surprise at all.
  • England's top six among European powers set for Champions Cup

    England's top six among European powers set for Champions Cup

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    While Real Madrid and Barcelona will play in the United States, Atletico Madrid are off to Singapore and Sevilla stay closer to home with a fixture list across Europe. Barcelona will perform their very first match against Tottenham Hotspur in the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California on July 28, then meeting Milan in Arlington, Texas several times.
  • Gronkowski buys stake in horse with his name ahead of Kentucky Derby

    Gronkowski buys stake in horse with his name ahead of Kentucky Derby

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    But on May 5th, he will be rooting for Gronkowski, the horse, to win the Kentucky Derby . Trainer Jeremy Noseda's family are big Patriots fans, so the horse was named after the player. It's official, I am part of the Gronkowski Team! Gronkowski admitted that he has a lot to learn about the sport. "It will be a new experience".
  • Liverpool receive double boost ahead of Champions League semi-final

    Liverpool receive double boost ahead of Champions League semi-final

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    I think I can remember him scoring one away at Leicester earlier in the season and that surprised me at the back post, seeing the little man get up and score a header. With four Premier League matches and a two-legged Champions League semi-final to come, the Egypt star has a good chance of achieving his goal at the end of a dream first season with Liverpool following his move from Chelsea previous year.
  • NFL To Announce 2018 Regular-Season Schedule On Thursday

    NFL To Announce 2018 Regular-Season Schedule On Thursday

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    Make sure you keep an eye on Raiders.com, and all of the Silver and Black's social properties tomorrow night following the release of the 2018 regular season schedule. NFC North, AFC North vs. NFC South, AFC South vs. NFC East and AFC West vs. NFC West. Soon, Chiefs fans will be able to plan their own schedules around the team's.
  • Bayern Munich bidding to end Real Madrid's reign as European champions

    Bayern Munich bidding to end Real Madrid's reign as European champions

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    They are in the German Cup final on May 19 and have already secured a sixth straight Bundesliga title. Substitute Roberto was given a straight red card in the 71st for halting a surging run from Iago Aspas and the Spain striker levelled in the 82nd minute, bundling the ball in with the help of his arm and scoring his 20th league goal this season.
  • Yankees Could Drop Giancarlo Stanton In Batting Order

    Yankees Could Drop Giancarlo Stanton In Batting Order

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    Realmuto. Realmuto drove in a run with a grounder his first time up, reaching safely on an error . Obviously right now we've had trouble scoring runs, so he can be a part of that. However, in the eight home games he's played, the big fella is batting a putrid.086 with two runs scored, one homer, three RBI, three walks and an astounding 20 strikeouts.
  • Saquon Barkley's representation wants him drafted by Giants

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    In a piece from Sports Illustrated's Ben Baskin that was released this morning, there was a report that Barkley's reps did not want him to go No. 1 overall to Cleveland and preferred he'd land in NY with the Giants at No. If the Browns select Barkley and a quarterback with their first two picks to bolster an offense that already features running back Carlos Hyde as well as wide receivers Josh Gordon, Jarvis Landry and Corey Coleman, the stage would be set for a massive turnaround after ...
  • Tottenham held 1-1 by Brighton in EPL

    Tottenham held 1-1 by Brighton in EPL

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    Chelsea are eight points behind their London rivals, but do have a game in hand tonight (Thursday) away to Burnley and a win would cut the gap to five points with four league fixtures left. "I signed there when I was 19 and they had a lot of good players - Rafael van der Vaart , Luka Modric , Gareth Bale - there was a lot of good individuals but we didn't gel well as a team, especially against the top teams".
  • What do you think? Everton ask fans to rate Allardyce

    What do you think? Everton ask fans to rate Allardyce

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    Everton fans have been given the chance to formally mark manager Sam Allardyce out of 10 as part of a club survey . The questionnaire is part of the club's efforts at a wider engagement with the core Blues fanbase, created to gauge the temperature of emotions from supporters on a number of key issues facing the club.
  • ESPN's Todd McShay picks the best player in the 2018 NFL draft

    ESPN's Todd McShay picks the best player in the 2018 NFL draft

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    Josh Rosen's name has been at the top of everyone's draft board for quite some time, but the desire to select him quickly in the upcoming draft has cooled off a bit and it has everything to do with his political views. "I really think that you've got to find a quarterback that, No. 1, I don't think it's the system necessarily that he's coming out of, I think it's an ability to process information", Herbstreit said.
  • Justin Langer to replace Darren Lehmann as Australian coach

    Justin Langer to replace Darren Lehmann as Australian coach

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    The former Test player has been instrumental in turning around the fortunes of Western Australia and Perth Scorchers leading the former to two ODI titles as well as winning the Big Bash League three times with the Scorchers. While Langer is wanting to oversee all three worldwide formats, whether Cricket Australia appoints co-coaches to take charge of the limited overs formats is yet to be determined.
  • Man City could dominate Premier League and Europe for years says Conte

    Man City could dominate Premier League and Europe for years says Conte

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    Conte is focused on the present with Chelsea , however, as they battle for a top-four finish and an FA Cup final place. The Blues trail fourth-placed Tottenham by eight points, even if Spurs have played a game more. But we must have the will to fight, the desire to take this target. "We have an important game against Burnley". "They had a fantastic season previous year winning the Premier League", the former midfielder said.
  • Mumbai Indians defeat RCB for first win

    Mumbai Indians defeat RCB for first win

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    Neither a change in venue, nor tactical changes to the playing XI including the omission of Brendon McCullum , made any difference to Royal Challengers Bangalore's fortunes. Like it did against Mumbai where he carried the bat and remained unbeaten on 92 (62 balls, seven fours and four sixes). Rohit was given the width he thrives on to smoke boundaries through the covers.