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Warner to play for St Lucia at Caribbean Premier League

Now he will participate in the CPL for the first time after replacing fellow Australian D'Arcy Short, who has been called up for Australia A's...

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Kawhi Leonard Trade Odds: Where Celtics Rank Among Potential Suitors

According to National Basketball Association reporter Chris Sheridan, there is a "0 percent chance" Gregg Popovich and the Spurs will entertain ...

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England's talented young team, Belgium's 'Golden Generation' to kick off

The central Americans have not impressed in warm-up games and it remains to see if their first ever World Cup match will be a Cinderella fairy...

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Croatia drop Nikola Kalinic after he declines to enter as substitute

It was the fourth successive worldwide fixture where he had been left on the bench. "During the Nigeria encounter, Kalinic was warming up and ...

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Landon Donovan clarifies supporting Mexico in World Cup ad campaign

On Sunday, Donovan attempted to clarify his tweet, saying: " I believe in supporting each other and building bridges, not barriers ". 'Wells F...

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US Open payouts show how meaningful every shot was

Open with his sons Garth, 9, and Gavin, 5. Koepka became the first man to turn that impressive trick in almost three decades by handling a Sh...

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Roger Federer beats Nick Kyrgios to retain World No 1 ranking

The Swiss great will play Milos Raonic as he bids for his 18th grass-court title. It was Raonic who memorably left Federer on the Centre Court...

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England's expected starting XI for opening game is actually very decent

Nearly two million people lost their lives during the six-month siege of the city and, with relations between Russian Federation and the United ...

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Manchester United ready to make shock move for Chelsea star

It is claimed United have given up on their bid to sign Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale, who looks set to stay at the Bernabeu this summer. Des...

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Pogba Bags France Winner Vs Australia As Technology Reigns

Making its World Cup debut at Russian Federation 2018, the Video Assistant Referee ( VAR ) is the latest technological measure introduced in...

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Maradona apologises for puffing cigar at World Cup match

We had no short game. It was a contrast to long-time rival Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid, whose hat-trick in Portugal's 3-3 draw with Spai...

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USGA pledges to soften Shinnecock for final round of US Open

Tony Finau and Daniel Berger played early, shot 66s, then sat back and made up 11 strokes to tie for the lead. He left the course wishing he ...

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MMA star Conor McGregor heads to court for melee charges

Ireland's first UFC belt holder's legal team are now working on a plea deal with the Brooklyn District Attorney and he's due back in court on ...

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US Open: Last man standing at Shinnecock

Fleetwood and his caddie Ian Finnis inspected the uphill putt carefully. "I'm playing some good golf and I'll try to stay in the moment and we'l...

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Mexico Fans’ World Cup Celebration Triggers Artificial Earthquake

The way El Tri played out from the back, competed in the air with a much bigger German side and created chances was especially impressive. But...

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Mexico beats defending champ Germany at World Cup

Hirving Lozano's 35th-minute strike at the Luzhniki Stadium earned Mexico just the second win over Germany in history, as Loew's side paid th...

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'Earthquake' triggered by Mexico fans celebrating German defeat

A second-half header from Steven Zuber cancelled out a sensational early goal from Philippe Coutinho as Switzerland and Brazil drew 1-1 in a tig...

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South Africa beats England 23-12 to clinch rugby Test series

The Springboks had won the opener a week earlier, but they initially struggled on Saturday and found themselves 12-0 down to the touring side....

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National Basketball Association could change draft eligibility rules by 2021

A league memo is reportedly being passed around with a shared agenda of changing the rules no later than 2022 and as early as 2021. The first ...

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Twitter reacts to Phil Mickelson's epic meltdown at the U.S

At that time, I just didn't feel like going back and forth, hitting the same shot over. I took the two-shot penalty and moved on. "It's my und...

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Germany 'played very badly' in Mexico loss: Loew

Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon was called up to five World Cups but played in only four of them, with Gianluca Pagliuca starting for the na...

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Juan Carlos Osorio: Germany victory was six months in making

Rafael Marquez became just the third player to appear in five World Cups , joining his compatriot Antonio Carbajal (between 1950 and 1966) and ...

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Tough U.S. Open course set-up backfires for officials

Faced with a putt for the first 62 in a US Open , and only the second 62 in major history after Branden Grace's record round at The Open prev...

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Germany fall to the champions' curse

Since securing their place via the playoffs, they have held Spain to a 1-1 draw and thrashed World Cup debutants Panama 6-0 in friendlies. T...

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Toyota secures provisional pole at Le Mans

Stephane Sarrazin's 3m19.483s lap set in Wednesday's first qualifying session remained the #17 SMP car's fastest time, which was enough to split...

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'Happy' Alonso leads Le Mans as Triple Crown bid continues

Victory was theirs to lose - but Toyota have been burnt before, losing victory on the final lap two years ago. The tension in the Toyota ...

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[Explainer] VAR makes major wins at 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation

Australian defender Josh Risdon went for a last-ditch sliding tackle on Antoine Griezmann in the penalty area, and appeared to clip the ball b...

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Barty, Konta, Vekic reach Nottingham Open semis

The windy conditions made life hard for both but ultimately it was the extra power of Konta, who reached the final here 12 months ago, that made...

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Iran players call out Nike for taking away shoes after Morocco win

On a historical night for the country, Iran recorded only their second-ever win in a World Cup , 20 years after beating the U.S.at the 1998 ...

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Griezmann hits historic VAR penalty

Antoine Griezmann scored from the first VAR-assisted penalty awarded in the history of the World Cup as title hopefuls France battled to a ...

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