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Houston, Phoenix among future Final Four sites

Kinks that needed to be worked out during the preparation for '17 have been resolved. It will seat 70,000 with expandable seating to 100,000 for...

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Tour: Froome plays down Thomas battle for Sky supremacy

With BMC's Greg Van Avermaet , who defended the yellow jersey in such style on stage 10 , struggling off the back of the peloton on the Col du...

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Cavaliers to re-sign F Frye

A veteran of 12 NBA seasons, Frye played 2½ seasons for the Cavaliers, including 2015-16 when Cleveland stormed back from a 3-1 deficit to defea...

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Spurs, Raptors agree to deal involving Kawhi Leonard, DeMar DeRozan

DeRozan's fellow National Basketball Association players, including former Raptors teammate Lou Williams , were quick to echo his thoughts ab...

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Liverpool to sign Roma goalkeeper Alisson for world-record fee

Liverpool and Roma agreed the final details of the transfer on Wednesday with the fee, which include €5m in add-ons, to be paid over two ye...

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US secret service agent dies after stroke during Trump visit to Scotland

There is no breakdown of the costs, but room rates at Turnberry range from £132 a night for a basic suite through to around £7,000 for the luxur...

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MS Dhoni's acrobatics to run-out James Vince sets Twiiter on fire

Can the Men in Blue maintain this run? But, after left-arm quick Willey had kept things tight early on, it was leg-spinner Rashid who did sign...

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McIlroy relaxed over length of Major drought

McIlroy warned against going in with one set game plan for the week, though. That's just the way it goes. This is the best.' So I spent probably...

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Brewers All-Star reliever Josh Hader apologizes for past racist, homophobic tweets

At least one tweet used the N-word, according to SB Nation , which noted that the tweets have since been deleted and Hader's account has be...

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'Let's Keep Making Noise.' Serena Williams Dedicates Wimbledon Final to 'All Moms'

Serena Williams has rocketed over 150 places up the world rankings after her remarkable run into the Wimbledon final. "The defense is one of ...

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Russian Federation hands over hosting mantle of World Cup to Qatar

Putin, who was in attendance at the Luzhniki Stadium with French President Emmanuel Macron and Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, co...

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Brewers All-Star Hader takes responsibility for tweets

Hader apologized for the tweets, which were written six and seven years ago, in the locker room after the game. Josh Hader's All-Star Game d...

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Orioles ‘very close’ to dealing Manny Machado

While the trade was expected, the timing of the move does make for a bit of an awkward goodbye - if the deal goes through on Wednesday as planne...

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Ind-Eng ODI: Adil Rashid on the ball that got Kohli's wicket

WICKET! 'You miss I hit' again for Adil Rashid as he dismisses big fish Virat Kohli for 71 runs. Following the ODI decider, the teams head ...

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The Open my best chance to add to majors haul: Woods

According to Rose, anyone can win the 147th Open. I know if I play well I can compete with those guys but just because I feel a bit better about...

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Trump approved decision to announce Russian indictments before Putin meeting

Talk radio hosts Mark Levin and Rush Limbaugh also defended the president, arguing that it was President Barack Obama on whose watch Putin's mis...

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Bryce Harper headlines Home Run Derby (Harper wins 19-18)

With only four minutes to match Schwarber's total, he hit but four home runs in his first 1:42. He also made sure to send them home happy. T...

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Transfer: Manchester United to sign 2 Croatian stars for £92 million

Perisic was on the scoresheet in Croatia 's 2-1 win over England in the semi-finals of the competition last week, and also netted against Fra...

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Chelsea reportedly consider re-signing Petr Cech

According to Sky Sports' Kaveh Solhekol, though, Cech could make a return to the Blues in the near future, with the former Czech Republic glob...

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Latest on Kawhi to the Raptors and other Leonard trade buzz

The Portland Trail Blazers are among several teams that have talked to the San Antonio Spurs about trading for star forward Kawhi Leonard . T...

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Barcelona advised by a former player to sign a Premier League star

While one midfielder is on the brink of joining the club, one man could be on his way out, with reports in Italy claiming that Barcelona are i...

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Chelsea Target Former Goalkeeper As Real Madrid Move For Courtois

Liverpool have been heavily linked with Roma goalkeeper Alisson . Liverpool's bid is understood to be valued at £62m, but Chelsea are ...

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President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic

The World Cup has helped changed people's view of Russia , FIFA President Gianni Infantino told an audience at an event in Moscow's Bolshoi...

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Usain Bolt may play football trial in Australia

It read: "The Central Coast Mariners would like to publicly address the negotiations between the Club and Usain Bolt ". Mariners chief execut...

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Orioles to move Machado this week

While the rumors continue to swirl about a potential deal to bring Manny Machado to the Phillies , another name has surfaced, and one with so...

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'Eternal happiness' as France celebrates World Cup victory

The team is scheduled to arrive back in France at around 1430GMT, before a parade down the Champs Elysees and a formal victory reception with Mr...

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Karius jeered as Liverpool limps to Bury stalemate

Jurgen Klopp has identified the Switzerland winger as one who can inject pinch of quality and bolster his attacking options, while the presence...

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Kawhi To The Raptors Makes So Much Sense

With all of the rumors swirling, one popular sportsbook now has the odds of Leonard landing with the Raptors the same as the odds of the star ...

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Alisson: Liverpool make offer to sign Roma goalkeeper

In a shorter transfer window this summer, the deadline closes on 9 August. Liverpool have reportedly made a decision to lodge an offer of £6...

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Trump faces outrage back home after Putin summit

Stephen Colbert devoted his opening monologue to President Donald Trump's Helsinki presser with Vladimir Putin - a performance "so weird, s...

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