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Derby victor Country House out of Preakness due to illness

He is hopeful the illness isn't anything serious. Gary West said on the "Today Show" that he doesn't believe in running a horse twice in two wee...

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Reds swat five homers in routing Giants

He followed Derek Dietrich's third homer in two games with his own solo shot into the right field seats, one of five homers for the Reds. Ste...

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Trump tweets ‘best horse did NOT win the Kentucky Derby’

Only in these days of political correctness could such an overturn occur. The second horse to cross the line, Country House , thus became the 2...

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Oilers make Holland GM; Hitchcock out as coach

As long as the paperwork formalities go through as expected, Holland will take over from interim general manager Keith Gretzy and permanently re...

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Britain’s Jamie Chadwick wins 1st all-female W Series race

She pulled away from nearest pursuer Alice Powell with an eerie assurance, having finished at the top of the practice time sheets and taken pole...

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Folau guilty of 'high level' breach of code of conduct

In April, Rugby Australia said it was terminating Folau's contract after the player posted a meme to Instagram that said Hell awaits all hom...

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Reds vs. Giants Delayed Due to Massive Swarm of Bees

First pitch between the Giants and Reds was supposed to start at 12:35 p.m. ET in Cincinnati, but a swarm of bees had other ideas at Great A...

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United should be looking higher than top four - Young

Little changed, however, even after a superb run of form that followed Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's appointment as caretaker manager. "We might not ...

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Sam Curran ends impressive IPL debut campaign in style for Kings XI

Sam Curran ended an impressive debut season in the Indian Premier League by helping Kings XI Punjab to a six-wicket victory over the Chenna...

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Marcus Smart ‘hopeful’ to return to court for Game 4

While the Celtics slogged through a disappointing regular season, Kyrie Irving's motto all along was to just wait for the playoffs. While ...

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Barry Trotz is eliminated from playoffs, here's why

The Hurricanes defeated the defending Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals in the first round of the playoffs. NOTES: Faulk added two as...

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Marco Silva hopes to retain Kurt Zouma and Andre Gomes

Everton has won five of its past seven Premier League games to end the 2018/19 season on a high after speculation over Silva's future earlier...

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Expect Klay to Clippers if Warriors don't offer max

While the top story in the Bay Area should be the Golden State Warriors' quest to win three straight National Basketball Association champions...

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Gary Neville predicts where Liverpool FC, Man City will finish

One-nil with 70 minutes played, City were 20 minutes from again going top of the league and replacing Liverpool , who had occupied top spot sin...

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Tiger Woods to receive presidential honour from Trump on Monday

Woods choked up as he thanked his mother and two children during the ceremony in the White House Rose Garden. According to The New York Times...

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Kentucky Derby: Maximum Security owner to appeal over disqualification

The 145th running of the Kentucky Derby , the first leg of thoroughbred racing's Triple Crown , was held on a sloppy Churchill Downs track. ...

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Kentucky Derby result leaves Maximum Security's owner 'in total disbelief'

Maximum Security will also skip the Preakness, West said . He says "there's really no need, not having an opportunity to run for the Triple C...

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American Homa takes first US PGA title at Quail Hollow

A bogey by Max Homa (70) at the last left him tied at the top on 11-under 202 alongside fellow Americans Jason Dufner (71) and Joel Dahmen (70...

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Nadal confident arriving in Madrid despite disappointing run

However, not since 2015 has Nadal arrived without having won a title in either Monte Carlo or Barcelona - the tournaments that mark the start of...

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Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora to skip White House visit

Cora made it clear that this was a personal decision and had nothing to do with the Red Sox, writing, "I want to emphasize that this is a person...

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Salah to undergo further assessment ahead of Barcelona second leg

Salah was stretchered off during Liverpool's 3-2 win over Newcastle United at the weekend after suffering a head injury and although Klopp ...

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Derby County book spot in Championship play-offs for promotion to Premier League

Daniel Farke's Norwich and Sheffield United, who drew 2-2 against Stoke, had already secured automatic promotion to the Premier League before t...

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Henderson praying for Premier League ‘miracle’

Guardiola also praised his squad's resilience to claw their way back into the title race when they found themselves seven points behind the lea...

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Sensational Kawhi Leonard pulls Raptors level in series with Sixers

Here's what we learned from the pivotal contest. It's unclear when the injury happened, but some have pointed out that when Siakam stuck his l...

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England Survive Scare, Beat Ireland by 4 Wickets

Mark Adair provided some resistance with 32 off 30 but became Archer's first worldwide scalp to a scything yorker, the tail falling in short ord...

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Madrid beat Villarreal in front of sparse Bernabeu crowd

I need to pick a squad of players and some are going to miss out'. Zidane's team have delivered a series of underwhelming performances, most r...

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Ashley Young "can't fault effort" of Man Utd teammates in Huddersfield draw

United are now mathematically eliminated from participating in next season's Champions League for the fourth time in the last six seasons, w...

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ICC expands T20I rankings list to 80 teams

The launch of expanded ICC T20 team rankings coincides with the annual rankings in which series results from 2015-16 are removed and outcomes ...

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Afridi lashes out at Gambhir’s attitude problem in his autobiography

But it looks like Afridi's real age was not a big secret as he thinks. The broadcasters had rightly mentioned Shahid Afridi 's age during his d...

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Hurricanes Put on Defensive Clinic to Push Islanders to the Brink

The Islanders let Justin Faulk get behind their defense as he came out of the penalty box for a breakaway goal in the second period that gave ...

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