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Kentucky Derby winner will not run in Preakness

Kentucky Derby winner will not run in Preakness

Country House , the longshot who was awarded victory in Saturday's Kentucky Derby following the disqualification of first-finishing Maximum Security , will not run in the Preakness Stakes on Ma...

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Controversial finish at Kentucky Derby sparks debate in U.S., Canadian racing

Controversial finish at Kentucky Derby sparks debate in U.S., Canadian racing

It was a stunning turn of events after the race as stewards went to the instant replay and spent 20 minutes making a decision. U.S. President Donald Trump blasted Maximum Security's disqualificat...

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Tsitsipas breaks through on clay to win Estoril Open | AP sports

Tsitsipas breaks through on clay to win Estoril Open | AP sports

Next Gen ATP Finals champion Tsitsipas served more assertively than his experienced opponent and overcame second-set jitters to secure the third ATP Tour title of his career - and a second this se...

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Liverpool teenager set to make shock debut against Barcelona

Liverpool teenager set to make shock debut against Barcelona

A Champions League night at Anfield is enough to intimidate most European clubs but Barcelona are too experienced to let the Liverpool supporters divert them from their professional duties. Spea...

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Fulham's Harvey Elliot becomes youngest ever Premier League player

Fulham's Harvey Elliot becomes youngest ever Premier League player

Fulham's fate had already been sealed, but their recent improvement has put caretaker manager Scott Parker in the frame for the job on a permanent basis. "But it won't be putting Harvey in because ...

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It had to happen - Barcelona sniffing around top Arsenal man

It had to happen - Barcelona sniffing around top Arsenal man

One of the biggest needs for FC Barcelona during the upcoming season will be to find a reliable striker who can either back up, or eventually replace, Luis Suarez. He has forged a key partnership wi...

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Man City in talks with Sporting over £42m deal for Bruno Fernandes

Man City in talks with Sporting over £42m deal for Bruno Fernandes

United have been actively pursuing Fernandes and were able to offer him a guarantee of regular first team football, whereas the Portugal global may face a bigger fight to hold down a place with Cit...

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Overmars has told Juventus where De Ligt is going

Overmars has told Juventus where De Ligt is going

Following their victory over Juventus in the Champions League , in which De Ligt scored the victor, Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand called the Netherlands global the "best young centre-hal...

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Ajax captain De Ligt rejects Man Utd with brutal response

Ajax captain De Ligt rejects Man Utd with brutal response

But De Ligt rejected Ole Gunnar Solskjaer even before their hopes of finishing in the top four were dashed at the weekend. Ajax's impressive Champions League has only drawn more interest in De ...

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Reds vs. Giants Delayed Due to Massive Swarm of Bees

Reds vs. Giants Delayed Due to Massive Swarm of Bees

He has three home runs this season. Jurickson Profar went 2 for 5 at the plate and Nick Hundley added a double of his own while Marcus Semien and Josh Phegley each had base hits as well in the loss fo...

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Hebert seizes China Open lead after ‘crazy’ round

Hebert seizes China Open lead after ‘crazy’ round

Together with Spain's Jorge Campillo , the Finn began his final round at the Genzon Golf Club three shots back of Hebert in a share of second place with the Spaniard. "It's an early start so let's ju...

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Israel Folau committed high-level breach of players' code of conduct, hearing finds

Israel Folau committed high-level breach of players' code of conduct, hearing finds

The panel will take written submissions from both parties before deciding Folau's sanction. "I think a settlement is a common sense approach ... it would be smart". While the governing body appears ...

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Daniel Jones was asked to work out as TE at National Football League combine

Daniel Jones was asked to work out as TE at National Football League combine

Of course, the club that wanted to work out Jones as a tight end because it didn't feel he was good enough to play quarterback in the National Football League could end up being entirely wrong, but st...

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President Trump suggests waiver allowing service academy athletes to turn pro earlier

President Trump suggests waiver allowing service academy athletes to turn pro earlier

Trump announced the news at an event where he presented the Army Black Knights with a Commander-in-Chief's Trophy for winning their football series. Naval Academy. The Defense Department requires ...

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Lakers, Tyronn Lue working toward coaching contract agreement

Lakers, Tyronn Lue working toward coaching contract agreement

Lue coached current Lakers star LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 128-83 record (.607) across four seasons (2015 to 2019), which included three trips to The Finals and a championship in ...

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Paul Pogba makes extraordinary demands of Real Madrid to leave Manchester United

Paul Pogba makes extraordinary demands of Real Madrid to leave Manchester United

It has been a disappointing season for the Red Devils, with Manchester United having failed to challenge for silverware and having failed to qualify for the Champions League . Gary Neville is prone...

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Captain Jagielka hoping to extend Everton stay

Silva revealed he met Jagielka this week and is planning another conversation with the 36-year-old in the coming days. Silva said: "One different season to him, he didn't play like he played for t...

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Play-off master Kim wins LPGA event

Play-off master Kim wins LPGA event

She left her attempt a couple of feet short this time, but, after Law and Lee both missed their birdie attempts, Kim calmly made hers to cap off the long day. "It was really frustrating because of the...

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David Price goes on 10-day injured list with left elbow tendinitis

David Price goes on 10-day injured list with left elbow tendinitis

In August, officials raised the official death toll from Hurricane Maria to nearly 3,000 people. He's been one of the steadiest arms in a surprisingly vulnerable Red Sox rotation, but he'll now ...

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DeMarcus Cousins expects to return before the end of the season

DeMarcus Cousins expects to return before the end of the season

An Achilles injury kept him out of the first half of the season and in just his second playoff game ever, he went down with a torn left quad injury . Cousins is hoping he can make good on that deal b...

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Manchester United stars face more heartbreak after top four failure

Manchester United stars face more heartbreak after top four failure

It is highly unlikely United would consider offloading Martial at the end of this season when so many others are heading for the exit and there is already a question mark hanging over the future of P...

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Giants-Reds game delayed because of swarms of bees

Giants-Reds game delayed because of swarms of bees

Nothing new for the Giants . A swarm made its way into San Francisco's dugout at Riverfront Stadium, forcing players to flee. There was a 17-minute bee delay before another game at Riverfront on Ma...

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David Price addresses elephant in Red Sox's room over White House trip

David Price addresses elephant in Red Sox's room over White House trip

Then Price gave the observation a wider audience. Price retweeted the thought with a response: "I just feel like more than 38k should see this tweet..." "That's what it was", Price told the Boston ...

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Knicks get surprising odds to win 2020 National Basketball Association championship

Knicks get surprising odds to win 2020 National Basketball Association championship

This puts NY behind only the Bucks (9-2), Celtics (7-1) and 76ers (10-1) in the Eastern Conference, which is a significant jump from its 15th-place finish with a 17-65 record this season. The Golden ...

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Teen football phenom, featured in SI, shot dead at party

Teen football phenom, featured in SI, shot dead at party

Louis. Police say they found McKenzie with serious wounds and he died at hospital. Officers arrived to the scene to find that Jaylon and another teen, a 15-year-old female, had sustained gunshot wou...

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Konta, Sakkari advance to Morocco final — WTA roundup

However, Konta could not capitalise on her dominant position and her opponent levelled the contest before surging to victory in the decider. She was down a break in the second set and trailed 4-2 befo...

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Man City boss Guardiola pays Klopp's Liverpool ultimate compliment

Man City boss Guardiola pays Klopp's Liverpool ultimate compliment

Liverpool have undoubtedly performed like champions this season - in all but three Premier League seasons they would have been. Since the rules were changed in 1981 to make a win worth three poin...

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Casillas discharged from hospital after heart attack

Casillas discharged from hospital after heart attack

Porto team doctor Nelson Pulga said last week he expected Casillas to make a full recovery but claimed it was too early to make an assessment on whether the veteran goalkeeper would return to play...

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Britain’s Jamie Chadwick wins 1st all-female W Series race

Britain’s Jamie Chadwick wins 1st all-female W Series race

Chadwick, from Bath, said: 'I am taking it one step at a time. She was presented with her trophy by South African Desiré Wilson, who in 1980 made a history of her own by beating a field of men to wi...

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Oklahoma, Georgia announce future home-and-home series

Oklahoma, Georgia announce future home-and-home series

Georgia and Oklahoma met in the January 1, 2018 Rose Bowl (with the Bulldogs winning 54-48 in overtime), but have never played during the regular season. Georgia now has two non-conference Power oppo...

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Maximum Security out of Preakness; Derby DQ to be appealed

Maximum Security out of Preakness; Derby DQ to be appealed

It will be anti-climactic. The Preakness Stakes will not feature a rematch between Country House and Maximum Security after the latter crossed the finish line first in Saturday's Kentucky Derby...

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Cincinnati Reds Release Veteran OF Matt Kemp

Cincinnati Reds Release Veteran OF Matt Kemp

Dietrich and Yasiel Puig hoisted Senzel into the air after he touched home plate. He has gone 3-5 with a 4.00 ERA in those games, including 2-4 with a 4.60 ERA in games at Cincinnati . He walked four...

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Celtics' Marcus Smart Upgraded to Questionable for Monday's Game 4 vs

Celtics' Marcus Smart Upgraded to Questionable for Monday's Game 4 vs

The Celtics , who moved Smart into the starting lineup after a surprising 10-10 start to the regular season, could certainly use his defensive prowess against the Milwaukee Bucks' bevy of perimeter...

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Redknapp excited by potential of women's football ahead of FA Cup final

Redknapp excited by potential of women's football ahead of FA Cup final

Their final WSL match is an away clash next week with Arsenal , who they beat 2-0 in the reverse match in December but have ended up trailing by four points in second place. "We're disappointed in th...

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Flyers' new coaching staff has fresh faces, familiar faces

Flyers' new coaching staff has fresh faces, familiar faces

Vigneault was named head coach of the Canadiens to start the 1997-98 season, replacing Mario Tremblay. It's clear general manager Chuck Fletcher, Vigneault and the Flyers wanted to bring on some exp...

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