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Napoli president reveals why Man City won't negotiate for Koulibaly

Napoli president reveals why Man City won't negotiate for Koulibaly

Pep Guardiola has made it his top priority to find a world class centre-back this summer as he attempts to close the gap to Liverpool . De Laurentiis said the duo would depart Napoli for the right...

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Trump ends anti-racism training in federal government: White House

Trump ends anti-racism training in federal government: White House

Mr Trump has been criticised in the past for his comments on military veterans. Donald has previously made public attacks against John McCain , proving he's not a fan of his fellow Republican who p...

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West Ham demand hefty sell-on clause in Diangana West Brom deal

West Ham demand hefty sell-on clause in Diangana West Brom deal

The wide man scored eight goals and contributed a further seven assists for the Baggies last season as Bilic and his men secured automatic promotion from the Championship. "The money received for Grad...

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Vettel: "Difficult" Ferrari F1 vehicle is a "handful" to drive at Monza

Teams must now run their engines in the same mode in qualifying and the race after the governing FIA issued a technical directive aimed at making it easier to monitor power units. Leclerc was happy wi...

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John Thompson, first Black coach to win NCAA championship, dies at 78

John Thompson, first Black coach to win NCAA championship, dies at 78

The 58-year-old Ewing said he considered Thompson to be a second father, revealing he visited Thompson just two days before he passed. "Then I got the text late on Sunday that he had passed". 31, 2020...

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Morgan says Root in England’s T20 plans despite omission

Morgan says Root in England’s T20 plans despite omission

He made the mitigating point that Australia were without suspended batting duo David Warner and Steve Smith due to their roles in the Cape Town saga and the rested Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummin...

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IPL 2020: 3 Players Who Can Replace Harbhajan Singh

IPL 2020: 3 Players Who Can Replace Harbhajan Singh

Team Chennai Super Kings is supportive of his decision and stands by him and his family during these testing times", CSK tweeted CEO KS Viswanathan's statement. This comes after a long week of con...

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Returning Pironkova stuns 10th seed Muguruza at US Open

Returning Pironkova stuns 10th seed Muguruza at US Open

Tsvetana Pironkova took a three-year break from tennis to have a son, missed the sport and now is playing every other day. Prior to this week, Pironkova, 32, had not played in a Grand Slam or any e...

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Canucks vs. Golden Knights - Game Preview

Canucks vs. Golden Knights - Game Preview

The Canucks have picked themselves up off the mat after trailing 3-1 in the series and being outscored 13-3 in their losses. But I am concerned about what has happened to DiPietro - and this certain...

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US Open: Naomi Osaka enters third round with superb performance

US Open: Naomi Osaka enters third round with superb performance

Organizers later made a decision to "pause" that tournament after other sports postponed play, with the 2018 US Open champion returning a day later to defeat Elise Mertens. Osaka had previously wo...

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Juventus Shows Interest In Barcelona Striker, Luis Suarez

Juventus Shows Interest In Barcelona Striker, Luis Suarez

Suarez is set to depart the Nou Camp after he was deemed surplus to requirements by new Barca coach Ronald Koeman . Should Suarez join Juventus then he would likely take advantage of the Itali...

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Ja Morant Named NBA Rookie Of The Year

Ja Morant Named NBA Rookie Of The Year

Morant helped the Grizzlies reach the play-in game at Walt Disney World Resort in August. Morant became the second Grizzlies player to win the award, following Pau Gasol (2001-02) after receiving 99...

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LeBron James rips Jay Williams for bringing him into debate about Giannis

LeBron James rips Jay Williams for bringing him into debate about Giannis

Williams parroted Jefferson's comment to suggest that LeBron James was also a "Pippen", alongside Dwyane Wade. "I'm not Giannis-I don't have back-to-back league MVPs (he will in a matter of days)-...

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Alcantara happy to stay at Bayern in blow to Liverpool and Manchester

Alcantara happy to stay at Bayern in blow to Liverpool and Manchester

Thiago has won the Champions League title with Bayern almost two weeks ago, capping a solid season where he appeared in 40 matches in all competitions for the German side. "We've often spoken about ho...

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Bruins weigh whether to 'get younger' after being eliminated by Lightning

Bruins weigh whether to 'get younger' after being eliminated by Lightning

The biggest question: Whether there is room for 43-year-old captain Zdeno Chara , who has been a towering presence in the lineup since 2006. "Clearly we didn't reach our goal", said Bruins coach B...

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Sanchez wanted Man Utd exit after first training session

Sanchez wanted Man Utd exit after first training session

But the forward struggled during his time at Old Trafford under Jose Mourinho and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, scoring just five goals for the club in 45 appearances. We were not united as a team at that t...

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Wijnaldum Agrees Terms With Barcelona Over Transfer From Liverpool

Wijnaldum Agrees Terms With Barcelona Over Transfer From Liverpool

He has agreed a three-year deal to join the La Liga giants. The Spanish media outlet add that Wijnaldum's departure could pave the way for Liverpool FC to sign Spanish midfielder Thiago Alcantar...

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Man Utd set to sign Real Madrid left-back in £25m deal

Man Utd set to sign Real Madrid left-back in £25m deal

Jadon Sancho remains Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's top target as he seeks to further improve his attacking options to turn his side into Premier League title contenders. However, it's reported that Reguil...

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EPCR confirms Champions Cup format change

EPCR confirms Champions Cup format change

While the plans are the biggest shake-up to the competition since the abolition of European Rugby Cup and formation of EPCR six years ago, the changes will only be introduced for the 2020/21 season, w...

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Chelsea Women complete signing of Pernille Harder from Wolfsburg

Chelsea Women complete signing of Pernille Harder from Wolfsburg

With the striker under contract with Wolfsburg until the end of the 2020/21 season, the deal commands a transfer fee which is rumoured to be in the region of €300,000, a record for a Frauen-Bundesliga...

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Havertz heading to London to complete Chelsea move

Havertz heading to London to complete Chelsea move

We have also previously covered the contradictory reports regarding the 21-year-old's possible Chelsea medical . The German global was on the bench for his country last night in the 1-1 draw with ...

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Johanna Konta pragmatic after second-round US Open loss

Johanna Konta pragmatic after second-round US Open loss

Forty unforced errors cost Konta, while her second serve took a pummelling, but Cirstea produced some terrific shots in the third set in particular and played especially well on the big points. Konta ...

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Patrick Mahomes’ $150K Engagement Ring For Brittany Matthews

Patrick Mahomes’ $150K Engagement Ring For Brittany Matthews

In addition to living together in Kansas City, the pair share two dogs: a pit bull and a cane corso named Steel and Silver. He took her to a suite in the stadium that was filled with rose petals and...

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Alex Dixon's three Homers lead the Giants' historic offensive

Alex Dixon's three Homers lead the Giants' historic offensive

That would have been pretty cool". Dickerson tied the Giants franchise record set by Willie Mays at Milwaukee Braves on April 30, 1961, for a total of 16 bases (3 homers, doubles). All three match...

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AS Roma enquiring about Manchester United's Fred

AS Roma enquiring about Manchester United's Fred

United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is looking to bolster his defensive line this summer if possible, in order to tighten the ranks ahead of next season. Fred position in the coming season at United h...

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Real Madrid winger Bale open to Premier League return

Real Madrid winger Bale open to Premier League return

Bale barely featured for Madrid last season, being left out of the squad entirely for their Champions League round-of-16 second leg defeat to Manchester City , as ESPN reported that his relationship...

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Queensland Premier Rejects Fears AFL Final Could Spread COVID-19

Queensland Premier Rejects Fears AFL Final Could Spread COVID-19

The AFL Commission ruled on key criteria including safety, integrity of the competition, fan engagement, financial support for the game and long-term legacy. The AFL spoke to the Eagles on Wednesday, ...

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Former New York Mets star pitcher Tom Seaver dies at 75

Former New York Mets star pitcher Tom Seaver dies at 75

He earned 12 All-Star selections (10 with the Mets ) and three Cy Young Awards (all in New York). He boasted a 2.86 ERA and struck out 3,640 batters - becoming the fifth pitcher in Major League Bas...

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‘Game-changer’: Pac-12 announces breakthrough partnership for rapid COVID tests

‘Game-changer’: Pac-12 announces breakthrough partnership for rapid COVID tests

Last month, the conference announced it was postponing all competitive sports through the calendar year, citing the need for "rapid point of care tests", as part of its decision. The two conferences...

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Premier League terminates £564m China TV rights deal

Premier League terminates £564m China TV rights deal

Earlier today, The Athletic reported (see below) that the Premier League had an agreement to receive £523m between 2019 and 2022, around £178m per season. It remains to be seen whether the Premier Lea...

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Top Seeds Djokovic, Pliskova Win US Open Openers

Top Seeds Djokovic, Pliskova Win US Open Openers

Karolina Pliskova reflected on a job well done after coming through a "shaky" period in the first set to emphatically beat Anhelina Kalinina on day one of the US Open . "The second set was much, m...

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Marnus Labuschagne may have to wait for T20 turn

Marnus Labuschagne may have to wait for T20 turn

England beat Australia in the semi-finals of the 50-over World Cup past year but Finch said his side did not carry scars from that experience. "I just think we need to manage the level of expectation ...

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Former Suns' Steve Nash to coach for Brooklyn Nets

Former Suns' Steve Nash to coach for Brooklyn Nets

He thanked and congratulated Nash with a message on Twitter. Nash, a 46-year-old Canadian and a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame, had not previously been reported to be among the candidates for...

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Williams confirms new board, team boss to follow next week

Williams confirms new board, team boss to follow next week

Williams are the third most successful constructor in F1 history, with 114 wins and 16 titles, but their last championship was with Canadian Jacques Villeneuve in 1997. As Claire said on Thursday: "W...

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Rory McIlroy and wife announce birth of their daughter

Rory McIlroy and wife announce birth of their daughter

Four-time major victor Rory McIlroy revealed on Thursday (Sept 3) he has become a father, announcing the birth of a baby daughter to himself and wife Erica on Monday. McIlroy told The Golf Channel r...

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