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Ezri Konsa: Aston Villa close to signing Brentford defender

Ezri Konsa: Aston Villa close to signing Brentford defender

Speaking to Villa's official website of the U20 World Cup victor, Smith said: "Ezri fits the profile of the type of player we were searching for". Not only will it allow him an opportunity to play in ...

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England dismiss Australia for 223 in World Cup semi-final

England dismiss Australia for 223 in World Cup semi-final

England had also beaten India in the league stage here at Edgbaston and Morgan said his team took confidence out of that win. Australia had won the toss and opted to bat first. The Kiwi bowle...

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Richard Seymour going strong in World Series of Poker

Richard Seymour going strong in World Series of Poker

Seymour has become an avid poker player since he retired from football, taking part in the WSOP for the past several years. Seymour is competing in the World Series of Poker and is now in 35th place...

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Virat Kohli reacts to criticism after Indias World Cup exit

Virat Kohli reacts to criticism after Indias World Cup exit

And then it was a brilliant start with the ball. That shows the kind of control they bowled with and they put the fielders in the right positions and that was a ideal spell of fast bowling with the ne...

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Manchin introduces bill pressuring US Soccer to increase women's pay

Manchin introduces bill pressuring US Soccer to increase women's pay

FILE - In this October 10, 2017, photo, USA player Christian Pulisic, (10) is comforted by assistant coach Dave Sarachan after losing 2-1 against Trinidad and Tobago during a 2018 World Cup qualifying...

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Music icon Lata Mangeshkar urges MS Dhoni to carry on playing

Music icon Lata Mangeshkar urges MS Dhoni to carry on playing

Insisting India weren't fazed by having to return to Old Trafford to finish the match on the reserve day, Kohli added: "It was fine having to come back today". He even tweeted himself stating that New...

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Shock as Arsenal captain refuses to travel on club's United States tour

Shock as Arsenal captain refuses to travel on club's United States tour

Arsenal said they were " very disappointed by Laurent's actions " as rumours started to swirl about a potential return to his native France for the 33-year-old. While Koscielny is not the same pl...

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New Zealand stun India by 18 runs to reach World Cup final

New Zealand stun India by 18 runs to reach World Cup final

Fans in New Zealand stayed up into the early hours of Thursday watching the India innings unfold, with the country's Sports Minister Grant Robertson providing a running commentary on his Twitter feed....

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Chris Woakes hails 'incredible' England after hosts power into World Cup final

Chris Woakes hails 'incredible' England after hosts power into World Cup final

They were quick and accurate and extracted the maximum possible movement out of the morning surface and although Steve Smith and Alex Carey were able to rebuild, Australia never truly recovered from t...

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Simona Halep wants Wimbledon 'revenge' after ending Cori Gauff remarkable run

Simona Halep wants Wimbledon 'revenge' after ending Cori Gauff remarkable run

Cori "Coco" Gauff's fairytale Wimbledon run came to an end as she was knocked out by seventh seed Simona Halep in straight sets in the fourth round on Monday, but big things beckon for the United...

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Trump Resort to Hold Strip Club's Golf Tournament

Trump Resort to Hold Strip Club's Golf Tournament

He only learned of the club's involvement when The Washington Post called for an interview, he said. The Trump name and family crest are displayed prominently in the strip club's advertising mater...

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Celtics Reportedly Waiving Guerschon Yabusele

Celtics Reportedly Waiving Guerschon Yabusele

This is not a surprise. The 23-year-old has struggled in his two National Basketball Association seasons, averaging just 2.3 points off 44 percent shooting from the floor and 32 percent from three-p...

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Rashford defends Man Utd pal Lingard over video controversy

Marcus Rashford has defended Jesse Lingard over the holiday video that landed the England global in trouble with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Lingard could be heard swearing on several occasions...

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Former Springbok wing James Small dies

Former Springbok wing James Small dies

South Africa's 1995 RWC final win the "right result" - ex-All Black Mike Brewer * South Africa to bid for 2023 Rugby World Cup after government lifts ban * Tony Smith: No proof All Blacks were "po...

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Little chance of Clowney-Texans agreement

Little chance of Clowney-Texans agreement

While the deadline for franchise-tagged players to come to terms with National Football League teams is still several days away, the chances of Jadeveon Clowney reaching an agreement with the Houston...

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Everton, Arsenal circle as Malcom agent arrives in England

Everton, Arsenal circle as Malcom agent arrives in England

Marco Silva is looking to strengthen his squad this summer as the Merseyside club look to challenge the Premier League 's top six, having enjoyed an impressive end to last season. Another Premier Lea...

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Astros among teams that could explore Noah Syndergaard trade

Astros among teams that could explore Noah Syndergaard trade

The Padres are among several teams looking at Mets righty Noah Syndergaard . The Padres have been looking for a veteran starter since last offseason, when they had interest in Syndergaard, Corey K...

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Matt Cullen retiring from the National Hockey League

Matt Cullen retiring from the National Hockey League

Even if we had won the Cup I would have been done. The veteran center announced his decision to hang up the skates via the Penguins' Twitter account on Wednesday. "I remember waking up in the middle...

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Federer-Nadal looms as 'Big 3' strut into semis

Federer-Nadal looms as 'Big 3' strut into semis

It was the first Wimbledon quarter-final not featuring a top-20 player since a Polish duel between Jerzy Janowicz and Lukasz Kubot in 2013 but for the Court One ticket holders it proved an enjoyable...

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NSW 26 - 20 Queensland | 10 Jul 2019

NSW 26 - 20 Queensland | 10 Jul 2019

Mitchell Pearce lofted a floating cut-out ball for Tom Trbojevic before Blake Ferguson tip-toed down the sideline and passed inside Tedesco , the fullback stepping back out towards the touchline and ...

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New Zealand into Cricket World Cup final despite Jadeja’s heroics for India

New Zealand into Cricket World Cup final despite Jadeja’s heroics for India

New Zealand, beaten in the 2015 final by Australia, were restricted to just 239-8 after completing their 50 overs a day later than expected following the suspension of play due to rain yesterday. The ...

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Cuomo signs law guaranteeing equal pay for USWNT

Cuomo signs law guaranteeing equal pay for USWNT

Soccer Federation - are paid equally. During the signing, Cuomo came out strongly in favor of the women's team receiving as much money as the men. Amid chants of "equal pay", "USA" and streams of ...

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Daniel Sturridge: Former Liverpool striker reunited with missing dog

Daniel Sturridge: Former Liverpool striker reunited with missing dog

The ex-Manchester City and Chelsea man, who is linked with a move to newly promoted Premier League side Aston Villa, left Liverpool when his contract expired at the end of June. He then messaged a n...

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Golden State Warriors to waive veteran guard Shaun Livingston

Golden State Warriors to waive veteran guard Shaun Livingston

The 33-year-old was due to make $7.7 million this season, with $2 million of that guaranteed. While Livingston was reportedly strongly considering retirement, Wojnarowski reported that Livingston is...

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McIlroy: 'Portrush Open as a once in a lifetime opportunity'

McIlroy: 'Portrush Open as a once in a lifetime opportunity'

I need to relax and I need to just sort of let it go. "Yes, the stands are up and it looks fantastic, but it's still the same golf course". "One of the phrases that I've used recently is 'give mys...

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says changes to rules on draft trades possible

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says changes to rules on draft trades possible

We knew Kemba Walker was going to play for the Celtics a whole day before free agency started on Sunday evening, and Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant's plans to team up in with the Nets were kn...

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Slovak Sagan claims fifth stage of Tour

Slovak Sagan claims fifth stage of Tour

Sagan sat poised In fourth wheel behind Daryl Impey, Matteo Trentin (both Mitchelton-Scott) and Jasper Stuyven (Trek-Segafredo) 200 metres from the finish line, launching his sprint down the left hand...

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United States women's soccer team prepares for parade, accepts Congress invite

United States women's soccer team prepares for parade, accepts Congress invite

The American women beat the Netherlands on Sunday to win their fourth World Cup . The festivities will honor the national team's remarkable run in France, where the US women went undefeated in the ...

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Rain On Reserve Day Will Seal Final Berth For India

Rain On Reserve Day Will Seal Final Berth For India

The victor plays England or Australia in the final at Lord's on Sunday. New Zealand have now entered the second final on the bounce, while India will be devastated after this win as they head ...

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Gle. imply he will be dropped for semis, says Aaron Finch

Gle. imply he will be dropped for semis, says Aaron Finch

The transformation has been impressive, with England climbing to number one in the ODI rankings under the astute captaincy of Eoin Morgan . Around 80 per cent of the 25,000 crowd for England's ...

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Rapinoe: 'We Need to Have a Reckoning'

Rapinoe: 'We Need to Have a Reckoning'

Cuomo recently signed legislation demanding equal pay for male and female national teams. "We really do appreciate all that it takes to shut down the biggest, best city in the world", Rapinoe said...

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Cardinals still have 2020 5th-round pick after supplemental draft

Cardinals still have 2020 5th-round pick after supplemental draft

To me, Thompson is worth a serious look with a third round pick, while Simms isn't worth more than a sixth round pick at best. It has been over 20 years since the Green Bay Packers have made a sel...

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How Nigeria's Bonuses Compare To Bafana Bafana Windfall At 2019 Afcon

How Nigeria's Bonuses Compare To Bafana Bafana Windfall At 2019 Afcon

They then demolished their upcoming opponents 4-0 four years later in a group stage clash. "The Nigerians are one of the best teams on the continent", Baxter said. Can they spring an another upset t...

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AL bests NL 4-3 to win 2019 All-Star Game

AL bests NL 4-3 to win 2019 All-Star Game

Players donned "45" patches on their uniforms, but they had trouble staying attached . Blackmon's homer off Liam Hendriks halved the AL's lead to 2-1, only for the home team to counter with two in...

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Hamilton vows to fight to keep British GP at Silverstone

Hamilton vows to fight to keep British GP at Silverstone

The Mail on Sunday reported that the MPs wanted to "ensure the British Grand Prix is a success". "To lose the grand prix, and in particular to lose it from Silverstone, would be disastrous for the s...

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