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Atletico Madrid speechless at Griezmann's omission from The Best

Atletico Madrid speechless at Griezmann's omission from The Best

Cristiano Ronaldo could claim a record sixth men's world player of the year award after Lionel Messi was left off the Federation Internationale de Football Association shortlist for the first tim...

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Serena toughs it out against Kanepi

Serena toughs it out against Kanepi

Facing Pliskova, who reached the quarterfinals with a 6-4, 6-4 victory over Ash Barty on Sunday, should provide Williams a good measure of where she stands. 11 John Isner of the US made it that far ...

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Marcos Alonso opens up about Eden Hazard leaving Chelsea FC

Marcos Alonso opens up about Eden Hazard leaving Chelsea FC

The 27-year-old has admitted that he was not interested in a move away this summer. "In training, you see that the level is high", he said via Metro . Courtois displaced Keylor Navas on Saturday to...

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Le'Veon Bell Skips Steelers Meeting, Holdout Could Extend Into The Season

Le'Veon Bell Skips Steelers Meeting, Holdout Could Extend Into The Season

It appears that numerous Steelers' players expected to see Bell there, and several national media outlets reported the plan was for Bell to show up at some point this week - many indicating that he'...

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Naomi Osaka defeats Lesia Tsurenko to reach US Open semi-final

Naomi Osaka defeats Lesia Tsurenko to reach US Open semi-final

So this time I went straight to the net. Now it's like business again. On Monday, she faced off against red-hot No. 26 seed Aryna Sabalenka - who arrived at the US Open having just won her first c...

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Hazard warns rivals: Chelsea can win Premier League

Hazard warns rivals: Chelsea can win Premier League

So we will see at the end, but we want to be at the top. The Blues finished fifth last term - 30 points behind champions City - but have made a strong start to the current campaign, winning four str...

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Virginia Tech players, fans embrace Florida State's Tomahawk Chop during dominant win

Virginia Tech players, fans embrace Florida State's Tomahawk Chop during dominant win

The Seminoles finished with five turnovers. Bowden wasn't sure he would stay for the entire game, but said he would be back after getting an open invitation from Taggart to attend practices and game...

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Pundit: Jose Mourinho affected by Zinedine Zidane Man United reports

Pundit: Jose Mourinho affected by Zinedine Zidane Man United reports

It looks as though United is already preparing for a future without Pogba as they are apparently interested in midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, who starred for Serbia during the 2018 World Cup an...

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Tennis world erupts over stunning Serena Williams comeback

Tennis world erupts over stunning Serena Williams comeback

The six-time champion produced a glut of errors in the opening stages before composing herself to break back at 4-4 with some monstrous ground strokes. "When you don't play big points well, the match ...

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Seahawks safety Earl Thomas appears set to end holdout

Seahawks safety Earl Thomas appears set to end holdout

All-Pro free safety Earl Thomas plans to end his holdout and report to the Seattle Seahawks on Wednesday, he told ESPN's Josina Anderson. This news follows the report from Adam Schefter just m...

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Jurgen Klopp maintains that Liverpool are still far from their best

Jurgen Klopp maintains that Liverpool are still far from their best

That's really pretty old but still very true. Klopp, however, insisted that there is still much more to come from his team. "Everybody should know we have a lot of work to do still, but if they do...

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Griezmann thinks it's

Griezmann thinks it's "bizarre" that he's not on FIFA The Best shortlist

The Frenchman did make the shortlist in 2016, only to finish third behind Ronaldo and Lionel Messi following defeat in both the Champions League and Euro 2016 finals. But Griezmann missed out on one...

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Tiger Woods Look-Alike Wins The Day At TPC Boston Tournament

Tiger Woods Look-Alike Wins The Day At TPC Boston Tournament

A lot of those guys are still in the hunt at the TPC Boston. Double 2018 major victor Brooks Koepka (69) and world No.1 Dustin Johnson (69) trailed Simpson by six strokes. It's a big week for Ancer,...

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US Open 2018: Defending champion Sloane Stephens knocked out by Anastasija Sevastova

US Open 2018: Defending champion Sloane Stephens knocked out by Anastasija Sevastova

With the heat, humidity and blazing sun combining to make conditions hazardous enough that organisers suspended junior matches, the scraps of shade on the massive Ashe court were invaluable. She earne...

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David Beckham's MLS team to be called Inter Miami

David Beckham's MLS team to be called Inter Miami

Four years after announcing his intentions to bring a team to Miami , Beckham and his partners were awarded a franchise in January. "Join us on a journey that has only just begun", it said. The team'...

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Nadal 'bagelled' but survives Thiem test to reach semis

Nadal 'bagelled' but survives Thiem test to reach semis

This will be the 11th meeting between these two players but all previous encounters have come on clay so it will be fascinating to see how their games match up on a different surface. It was in the fi...

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The UEFA Nations League explained in the simplest possible way

The UEFA Nations League explained in the simplest possible way

There are also a host of friendlies across the global break, as well as the second round of fixtures from the African Cup of Nations qualifying. So from Ireland's perspective, winning their Nations...

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Penske's Brad Keselowski gets first win of 2018 — NASCAR Darlington

Penske's Brad Keselowski gets first win of 2018 — NASCAR Darlington

Clint Bowyer's No. 14 will honor Dale Jarrett's father, Hall of Famer Ned Jarrett, with the racing great's blue color scheme on the Ford Galaxie Jarrett used to win the 1965 Southern 500. Keselowski c...

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Mariners reportedly involved in pre-game altercation with each other

Mariners reportedly involved in pre-game altercation with each other

Dee Gordon initially asked media to leave what was an open clubhouse before the doors were locked. The Mariners have gone through a rough few months. He continued: "I played for 11 years in the b...

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Serena Williams backs Nike's controversial Colin Kaepernick advert

Serena Williams backs Nike's controversial Colin Kaepernick advert

Kaepernick, who watched Williams' third round win over sister Venus at Flushing Meadows, sued the National Football League in 2017 and accused owners of colluding to blackball him. However, those wh...

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I couldn't get air - Federer admits to struggles in US Open heat

I couldn't get air - Federer admits to struggles in US Open heat

Not simply because Federer lost - he entered the day 28-0 at the US Open , and 127-1 in all Grand Slam matches, against foes below No. 50 in the ATP rankings - but how he lost. With Rafael Nadal an...

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Jose Mourinho 'gets suspended jail sentence' for tax fraud

Jose Mourinho 'gets suspended jail sentence' for tax fraud

The Portuguese was accused of owing almost €3.3 million (NZ$5.8 million) in undeclared image rights revenue for 2011 and 2012 - an allegation he disputed. (AAP)Manchester United manager Jose Mourin...

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DeChambeau makes it 2 straight wins in FedEx Cup playoffs

DeChambeau makes it 2 straight wins in FedEx Cup playoffs

DeChambeau followed up Sunday's brilliant 63 with a 4-under par 67 to finish at 16-under 268. DeChambeau, Mickelson and Woods finished ninth, 10th and 11th in qualifying, with DeChambeau winning the...

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Ohio State jumps Wisconsin, Michigan drops in AP top 25

Ohio State jumps Wisconsin, Michigan drops in AP top 25

Week 2 should tell us more about the nation's top teams, but it's relatively evident that Alabama , Auburn , Georgia and LSU are serious threats for the national crown, putting to rest the "SEC is...

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Heat, age and Millman combine to floor Federer

Heat, age and Millman combine to floor Federer

He responded by taking another break before playing one tournament in Cincinnati , where he lost on the final against Novak Djokovic , in the build-up to the US Open . Defending women's champion ...

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Serena Williams rolls into US Open semifinals

Serena Williams rolls into US Open semifinals

Sevastova, who avenged last year's quarter-final loss to Stephens in NY to reach her first major semi-final, converted five of her eight break points and saved seven of the nine against her on the Art...

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Jim Furyk Announces Three Of His Ryder Cup Wildcards

Jim Furyk Announces Three Of His Ryder Cup Wildcards

The 42nd Ryder Cup takes place on the Albatros Course of Le Golf National, Paris from 28th-30th of September 2018. Tiger Woods is returning to the Ryder Cup as a player for the first time in...

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A tale of two headers as Everton and Huddersfield share the spoils

A tale of two headers as Everton and Huddersfield share the spoils

A largely dour affair briefly threatened to spark into life late in the first half with two goals in as many minutes, although that short burst of entertainment was never replicated in a scrappy secon...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association reveals final list for Best Player award

Federation Internationale de Football Association reveals final list for Best Player award

While Luka Modric also won Champions League with Cristiano Ronaldo past year, but he takes the cherry away with a phenomenal FIFA World Cup campaign with Croatia in France where he led his glo...

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Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino warned for touchline behaviour

Tottenham's Mauricio Pochettino warned for touchline behaviour

Spurs had looked on track to maintain their 100% record and end Watford's when Abdoulaye Doucoure scored an own goal early in the second half. - Since Javier Gracia took over as Watford manag...

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EPL: Neymar makes shocking Premier League top-four title prediction

EPL: Neymar makes shocking Premier League top-four title prediction

The win, which was secured thanks to goals from Troy Deeney and Craig Cathcart and saw Watford come from behind, leaves the Hornets sitting third in the table heading into the global break. I think ...

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Sloane Stephens v Elise Mertens: US Open women's singles

Sloane Stephens v Elise Mertens: US Open women's singles

With temperatures hovering above 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32.2°C), and the tournament's extreme heat policy in effect for a second consecutive day, Sevastova broke an error-prone Stephens to go 3-1 ahea...

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Mourinho hits out at Manchester United Superstar after Burnley win

Mourinho hits out at Manchester United Superstar after Burnley win

United's hierarchy have developed a reputation among the playing staff of allowing contract talks to drift with Marouane Fellaini a case in point at the end of last season. The England global was ke...

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Tribe puts Josh Donaldson on disabled list

Tribe puts Josh Donaldson on disabled list

Donaldson is playing third base and batting second on Monday for Triple-A Columbus. It's not immediately known where Donaldson will go after today's game in Columbus as the Clippers were nosed out o...

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Millman 'a little guilty' after shocking Federer

Millman 'a little guilty' after shocking Federer

Meanwhile, Naomi Osaka reached her first Grand Slam quarter-final, beating Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus 6-3, 2-6, 6-4, tearfully admitting she was prepared to "break a leg" to win the match. Federer's d...

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