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Porte crashes out of Tour de France

Australian cyclist Richie Porte's heartbreak with the Tour de France has continued after he was forced to withdraw following a horrific cras...

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Manchester City angry with Chelsea over Jorginho deal

Sarri, who signed a three-year contract at Stamford Bridge, said: "I am very happy to be coming to Chelsea and the Premier League ". With l...

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France coach Deschamps has created a 'miracle': Lloris

It should all add up to Lloris lifting the gold trophy on Sunday at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow . He spoke about their preparation for thi...

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England World Cup stars make their way back home from Repino base

The decision meant Croatia , whose last three knockout-round games lasted 120 minutes, have had to play the tournament with 22 players instead ...

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Key matchups in today's France vs Croatia final

Croatia manager Zlatko Dalic has shifted between 4-4-2 and 4-3-3, but it would be a huge surprise to see him use anything but 4-3-3 here. Cr...

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Kylian Mbappe's response to Belgium players being angry about France's tactics

Frankly, it was a talented team playing boring football. The French danced on the field after the final whistle and shook the hand of Thierry ...

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Injured Mire ruled out of Pakistan ODIs

Pakistan have enjoyed unprecedented success in Twenty20 cricket this year, and solidified their number one ranking in the format with their vic...

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France's Griezmann responds to Courtois: 'I don't care how we win'

Assisted by the tireless N'Golo Kante , the once most expensive player in the world has limited his attacking tendencies to construct a formida...

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Paul Pogba: France know the taste of losing a final

Some people even believe Modric should win the Ballon d'Or if he manages to get his hands on the World Cup though the personal trophy has pretty...

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Chandimal, Hathurusingha out of South Africa Tests

After initially having reacted with shock at a ball-tampering charge against Chandimal, which was laid only ten minutes before play on that mo...

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Dejan Lovren was judged too early, says Jurgen Klopp

Croatia had survived falling behind, supposed fatigue and a third successive extra time to put away England and progress to the World Cup fin...

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Novak Djokovic tried Michael Jordan Space Jam move against Rafael Nadal

Only seven of their previous 51 meetings had been won by the player who lost the opening set, so it was a major boost to Djokovic's hopes, but...

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Manny Pacquiao: It Was a Long Time Ago Since I've Done That!

The right shoulder appears fine, as even Pacquiao's knockdown punches came from his vaunted left hand; he used his jabs and the famed "Manila Ic...

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Chelsea confirm Sarri as boss and sign Jorginho

Sarri has less than a month to prepare his players for the new season with Chelsea scheduled to kick off their Premier League campaign at H...

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Sri Lanka maul South Africa in first Test

South Africa's captain Faf du Plessis (C) walks back to the pavilion after his dismissal during the second day of the opening Test match be...

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Bulls working to sign restricted free agent Jabari Parker to offer sheet

He had been a restricted free agent, but the Milwaukee Bucks pulled their qualifying offer at the last moment, allowing Parker to become an un...

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What Should Teams Be Willing To Trade For Manny Machado?

To make matters worse, once he hit free agency, Chapman resigned a long-term deal with the Yankees. The Machado trade could go down at any poi...

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Epic Djokovic stuns Nadal to reach Wimbledon final

IF Kevin Anderson and John Isner stunned the world with the longevity of their semi-final, then Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic left everyon...

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Tennis Podcast, Wimbledon 2018: Tipping point reached after marathon day At Wimbledon

Neither Isner nor South African Kevin Anderson wanted their Wimbledon semifinal to become an instant classic in this fashion - Anderson winnin...

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Rakitic would sacrifice career for Croatia victory

As part of the scheme, Mamic apparently pocketed up to half of the transfer fees Zagreb was supposed to receive when Modric moved to England's ...

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Jabari Parker wants to play for his hometown Chicago Bulls

The second year of the deal is a team option. Parker, a restricted free-agent, and the Bulls are now progressing on an offer sheet deal that...

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Nadal beats Del Potro to reach Wimbledon semi-finals

Ten years on from that remarkable contest, which is widely considered as "the greatest ever tennis match", Nadal was again celebrating another ...

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Extra games can help some teams in the NBA summer grind

The ones listed feature top draft picks and other players of intrigue. Stick with Keeping It Heel for continued coverage of UNC alumni in the ...

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Dejected England, Belgium aim to leave on a high

Defenders: Toby Alderweireld (Tottenham), Thomas Meunier (Paris Saint-Germain), Thomas Vermaelen (Barcelona), Jan Vertonghen (Tottenham), Dedry...

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Houston Astros tabbed for MLB All-Star game

Bregman's play in 2017 is one of the reasons the Astros won the World Series , and he has been even better this season. It's the second All-Sta...

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Tour de France: Groenewegen beats Gaviria in sprint

Mark Cavendish looked in good position in the final few hundred metres but appeared to sit up after nearly tangling with Sagan, crossing the li...

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Jabari Parker On Verge Of Two-Year, $40M Deal With Bulls

According to a report from ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , Jabari Parker is progressing toward a deal with the Chicago Bulls . Parker is now...

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Relations with May 'strong' after bombshell interview

Speaking specifically about the future of trade between the two countries, following his comments to The Sun that the Brexit white paper cou...

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Southgate's England achieved more than I ever did - Gerrard

Southgate is determined to paint a positive picture of England's tournament, despite the agony of missing out on their first final since 1966. ...

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Fabregas adds weight to Conte sack reports

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola, after playing against Napoli in last season's Champions League, said: "We faced one of the best sides I fa...

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