• Ronaldo not a worry for Champions League final after ´minor´ injury - Zidane
Ronaldo not a worry for Champions League final after ´minor´ injury - Zidane

As Madrid trailed Barcelona 1-0 Cristiano Ronaldo latched onto a cross and poked home the equaliser to give his side the chance of being the first team to beat Barcelona in the league this season. 'We're not anxious about the final, ' said Zidane. "We will look tomorrow and see what damage has been done", Zidane told Movistar Partidazo. ...

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  • Hardik keeps Mumbai Indians' IPL hopes alive
Hardik keeps Mumbai Indians' IPL hopes alive

Except Ben Cutting, rest all other bowlers picked at least a wicket for Mumbai . Having scored 103 runs in the first 11 overs, Mumbai added only 78 in the final nine overs for a disappointing finish. Soon after, Hardik delivered again with the ball as he cut short Rana's innings with a short ball. Under mounting pressure, Andre Russell was t...

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  • Marcelo makes handball admission after helping Real Madrid to Champions League final
Marcelo makes handball admission after helping Real Madrid to Champions League final

The first was when Marcelo handled in the area and the second came when Sergio Ramos appeared to push Robert Lewandowski in the back. "I would be a liar if I said that it did not". He made a mistake for Bayern's goal a week ago but made a string of saves on Tuesday night. "Words can not describe how disappointed I am over the Champions League...

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  • Tony Bellew thumps David Haye with fifth round stoppage in London
Tony Bellew thumps David Haye with fifth round stoppage in London

He has been talking to Sky Box Office: " Tony boxed a great fight". Haye edged a couple of tight early rounds, looking to take control behind the jab but there was plenty of sharpness from Bellew , along with some trademark posturing.

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  • English Premier League: With top four at stake
English Premier League: With top four at stake

Chelsea kept their hopes of pipping the Reds alive as Olivier Giroud's first-half header earned a 1-0 win in their showdown at Stamford Bridge. How Mané, Salah and Firmino play, will be huge to the final outcome of the match and whether Liverpool can confirm their place in the Champions League next season.

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  • Former Tar Heel, Raleigh native Jenkins repeats PGA appearance at Wells Fargo
Former Tar Heel, Raleigh native Jenkins repeats PGA appearance at Wells Fargo

Malnati holds a one-shot lead after carding a three-under 68 in the second round. Rory McIlroy has won both the US Open and the Open Championship but is still chasing a Masters title. "I'm sure they'll keep them around where they are right now". That's not what you would expect. The 28-year-old is never one to mince his words, but he has nev...

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  • Palace's Patrick Van Aanholt Apologises For Scoring Goal That Relegated Stoke City
Palace's Patrick Van Aanholt Apologises For Scoring Goal That Relegated Stoke City

The Eagles came from behind to secure the victory that puts them on to 41 points and are mathematically safe from relegation, while sending Stoke down. They are also unbeaten in their last three away league games, winning one and drawing two. With two minutes left to play in the first half, Shaqiri was fouled 25 yards out but he shrugged off t...

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  • RCB gets De Villiers boost for clash with CSK
RCB gets De Villiers boost for clash with CSK

Jadeja, however, had a stoic look on his face nearly giving no indication that he had not only got a wicket , but a huge one. Raina, who survived a run out scare, was caught beautifully by Southee, who tapped the ball to keep it in play while stepping out of the boundary at long-on and then returned to complete the formalities.

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  • Dodgers-Padres-No-Hitter Alert,1st Ld-Writethru
Dodgers-Padres-No-Hitter Alert,1st Ld-Writethru

It's the 23rd no-hitter in franchise history, though the Dodgers' first of the combined variety. He had gone 0-for-3 in his first Major League Baseball game of the season on Thursday against the Arizona Diamondbacks . Buehler's highest pitch count in the majors is 94 pitches, reached in his previous outing against San Francisco. "My curvebal...

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  • Seismic incident kills four at Sibanye-Stillwater mine
Seismic incident kills four at Sibanye-Stillwater mine

He said 10 of 13 miners who were trapped have been freed and six are at hospital. Cosatu said it was "alarmed by the deteriorating and poor safety record of Sibanye Stillwater mining company". The South African Department of Mineral Resources and all unions were site to assist with the rescue efforts, Sibanye said in an emailed statement earlier.

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  • Favorites get good post positions in Kentucky Derby draw
Favorites get good post positions in Kentucky Derby draw

Katie George of WDRB Sports quickly gave him the news - seven. Then again, Baffert won his most recent Run for the Roses in 2015, when American Pharoah became just the second horse to triumph from the No. Baffert has sent out 27 Derby horses , and is tied with D. Wayne Lukas with four victories. And this year, the race will be wagered on w...

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  • Kendrick Perkins Gets Into It With Raptors Superfan Drake
Kendrick Perkins Gets Into It With Raptors Superfan Drake

According to the NBA's Fan Code of Conduct , the league is "committed to creating a safe, comfortable, and enjoyable sports & entertainment experience". The star rapper took his seat with some three minutes left in the first quarter Thursday and Toronto leading 25-20 in Game 2 on their second-round playoff series.

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  • Cavs Players And Rapper Drake Exchange Angry Words During NBA Playoff Game
Cavs Players And Rapper Drake Exchange Angry Words During NBA Playoff Game

Drake and Kendrick Perkins nearly got into a fight after an National Basketball Association playoff game Tuesday night. Not the rapper Kendrick everyone might first think of, but rather Cleveland backup center Kendrick Perkins . 'So I said something back to him'. "I'm fine", Perkins said with a smirk. After learning of those post-game com...

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  • Champions League: Zidane Insists Future At Real Madrid Unconnected With European Success
Champions League: Zidane Insists Future At Real Madrid Unconnected With European Success

In fact, Los Blancos have captured three of the last four Champions League titles, a streak interrupted only by their La Liga arch-rivals Barcelona who took the cup in 2015. It's worth noting too that there was no congratulations sent from Barça to Madrid when Zidane and co. lifted the Club World Championship in mid December.

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  • Australia hoping to convince India to play day-night Test
Australia hoping to convince India to play day-night Test

Cricket Australia (CA) said it was continuing discussions with the BCCI with a view to playing their first day-night test in Adelaide from December 6-10. And the Tests keep coming, with the 'Gabba getting a belated match from January 24-28 between Australia and Sri Lanka. Sky Sports has secured the rights to broadcast ball-by-ball coverage of...

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  • Real Madrid vs. Leganes live stream info, TV channel
Real Madrid vs. Leganes live stream info, TV channel

Real Madrid return to La Liga action on Saturday evening and host Leganes (20:30) - the team that knocked Zinedine Zidane's men out of the Copa del Rey in January. "We can't be happy with our performance in La Ligaoverall. We can not be happy with what we have done in La Liga because we lost many points at the beginning".

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  • Barcelona star not happy with title-winning t-shirts
Barcelona star not happy with title-winning t-shirts

The only blemish on their season was a stunning Champions League quarter-final loss to Roma when they blew a 4-1 first-leg lead to be dumped out at the Stadio Olimpico. The jubilant side took to the Catalonia streets on Monday to enjoy their incredible achievement, as well as honor their outgoing captain Andres Iniesta, who has confirmed that this ...

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  • NFL Draft Day 2: Steelers Snag A Pair Of Cowboys
NFL Draft Day 2: Steelers Snag A Pair Of Cowboys

A prospect like Rudolph would have been the flawless pick to replace him and would have been an upgrade for the future over Andy Dalton , one of the less talented established starting quarterbacks in the league. Which teams have been the best at that? The 5-foot-11, 213-pound Washington finished the year with 1,549 yards and 13 touchdowns on 74 ...

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  • Lewis Hamilton emerges as victor in chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton emerges as victor in chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix

The resulting collision brought out the safety vehicle and in the scramble among the field to pit for ultra-soft tyres, Bottas seemed to have lucked out as he emerged ahead of Vettel with Hamilton third. But, as Verstappen moved to his left to cover off his team-mate, Ricciardo lost control of his auto under braking and thudded into the back of his...

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  • Guardiola expresses gratitude after Iniesta announces Barcelona departure
Guardiola expresses gratitude after Iniesta announces Barcelona departure

Barcelona's Andres Iniesta acknowledges the crowd after being substituted during the Copa del Rey final recently. The report claims that Messi had attempted to move the appointment when Iniesta called the press conference earlier in the week, but his efforts came to no avail.

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  • Sharks embracing underdog role vs. expansion Golden Knights
Sharks embracing underdog role vs. expansion Golden Knights

The NHL's Department of Player Safety suspended left winger Evander Kane for one game for a cross-check to the face of Pierre-Edouard Bellemare during a third-period scrum that resulted in Kane receiving a five-minute major and a game misconduct.

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  • Draft-Cowboys-Third Day
Draft-Cowboys-Third Day

Jerry then said he won't be addressing the situation any further this weekend, per Witten's wishes. The news on the second day of the draft could affect Dallas' plans just a week after Witten suggested he might play until he was 40 and meant to return this coming season.

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  • Even Lil Wayne weighed in as Derrius Guice's NFL Draft stock plummeted
Even Lil Wayne weighed in as Derrius Guice's NFL Draft stock plummeted

The Washington Redskins ended running back Derrius Guice's draft free fall. Guice was selected by Washington in the second round with pick No. 59. "It did surprise me because a lot of the things came out of nowhere and weren't true", Guice said on a conference call Friday, according to ESPN.

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  • 2 positions Giants should address on third day of draft
2 positions Giants should address on third day of draft

He's the highest UTEP Miner drafted since 2006 when the late Thomas Howard was selected sixth in the second round by the Raiders. Four rounds remain Saturday. The second best-selling jersey was Baker Mayfield , and the third best selling one was Sam Darnold of the New York Jets . We can't wait to see Barkley shine bright in the big apple.

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  • Steelers select Rudolph in third round of 2018 NFL Draft
Steelers select Rudolph in third round of 2018 NFL Draft

Additionally, Washington became the 30th Cowboy to be selected in the first two rounds. He joins Brandon Weeden, Zac Robinson and Rusty Hilger as the only OSU quarterbacks to be drafted into the NFL . Washington's selection marks the latest in a tradition of success for OSU wide receivers in the National Football League draft, as he joins Just...

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  • Victor Oladipo on his final shot:
Victor Oladipo on his final shot: "It was a goaltend"

Cleveland were staring at the prospect of trailing 2-3 to IN but James had other ideas, his clutch play lifting the Cavaliers to a 98-95 win on Wednesday. "In that first half, we missed a lot of assignments", Lue said. 26-of-27 - No. 23 made all 15 of his free throws, and the Cavs were about as close to flawless as you can be as a team.

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  • Boston's Yawkey Way gets new name over allegations of racist origin
Boston's Yawkey Way gets new name over allegations of racist origin

Yawkey Way had received heavy criticism over the years for its connection to the franchise's complicated racial past under former owner Tom Yawkey. Yawkey, who owned the team from 1933 until his death in 1976, has faced allegations of racism stemming from the fact that he fielded all-white teams even after black players joined the league.

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  • Full Schedule, Fixtures and Updates
Full Schedule, Fixtures and Updates

Cricket Committee: The Board ratified the appointment of Belinda Clark of Australia as the Women's Committee representative on the Cricket Committee replacing Clare Connor who had served a maximum of three three-year terms. This is the flagship event in one day cricket. The 34-year-old is eager to remain fit and healthy for next year's tournament...

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  • Central Intelligence Agency chief had great meeting with Kim
Central Intelligence Agency chief had great meeting with Kim

One senior US official previously told ABC News that Trump had ruled out China and that it was highly unlikely Kim would agree to meet in the USA or Trump to meet in North Korea. North Korea is already at the brink of being able to threaten the USA mainland with a nuclear-tipped missile, and views that capability as a safeguard against American agg...

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  • Russell Westbrook breaks the Utah Jazz in historic Oklahoma City Thunder comeback
Russell Westbrook breaks the Utah Jazz in historic Oklahoma City Thunder comeback

Oklahoma City came to life with Gobert on the bench with four fouls and got back into the contest with a 22-3 push. In the first quarter, Utah went insane on OKC from distance. Utah Jazz forward Jae Crowder (99) celebrates with Ricky Rubio (3) during a timeout in the second half of Game 5 of the team' . "But we are going home and we've go...

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  • Wilder Makes $50 Million Offer To Joshua
Wilder Makes $50 Million Offer To Joshua

Joshua has been given 24 hours to sign the contract by Wilder's boss Shelly Finkel. While it has certainly been hard to decipher fact from mere trash talk when it comes to the recent communication between the two sides, Wilder's team appeared to take a major step forward Wednesday in hopes of making the fight.

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  • Timing of exit announcement 'not my decision' - Wenger
Timing of exit announcement 'not my decision' - Wenger

The North London side are now 11 points behind Tottenham in the race for the top four, and could see their Champions League dream evaporate this weekend should Spurs better the Reds' result. He added: "Is there a flawless goodbye?" "He manages the speed of transitions at Arsenal - if he wants his team to play quickly he will get them playing ...

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  • Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title
Landry wins in San Antonio for first PGA Tour title

Andrew Landry kept his nerve to take his first PGA Tour title at the Valero Texas Open with a four-under-par final round of 68. "A lot of hard work", Landry said. Jimmy Walker , the 2016 Valero Texas Open victor and a local favorite, shot 5 under on Sunday and finished alone in fourth at 14 under. Afforded the luxury of two putts for the win, Lan...

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  • Westbrook vows to shut down Rubio after triple-double
Westbrook vows to shut down Rubio after triple-double

Rubio recorded 26 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists in Game 3, the first Utah playoff triple-double in 17 years. In the ensuing games he is a combined 12 for 36 from the floor and is averaging just 16.5 points. The new lineup resulted in success from the 3-point line in the first quarter, but that's where it ended. "I thought he took good shots an...

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  • Ravens-Snead, 1st Ld-Writethru,173
Ravens-Snead, 1st Ld-Writethru,173

The deal also included $3.4 million in incentives and a $2 million signing bonus. In 2015 and 2016, Snead posted 1,879 yards with 141 receptions and seven touchdowns. A 2014 undrafted free agent, Snead caught 141 of 206 targets for 1,879 yards and seven touchdowns over 30 games in 2015 and 2016, but then had only eight catches in 11 contests prev...

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  • Mike Mayock's 2018 NFL Draft prospect-team connections
Mike Mayock's 2018 NFL Draft prospect-team connections

The early part of the second round is where Dorsey could target a running back if he doesn't draft Barkley in the first round. Various draft analysts have insisted Shepherd to be a mid-second rounder with Harrison and Cappa some of the best offensive lineman for teams that could wait a few years and let them develop.

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  • NBA Playoffs 2018: Houston Rockets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves Game 4 live stream
NBA Playoffs 2018: Houston Rockets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves Game 4 live stream

Minnesota Timberwolves All-Stars Jimmy Butler and Karl-Anthony Towns demolished the visiting Houston Rockets 121-105 Saturday night (Sunday morning RP Time ) at the sold out Target Center. Trevor Ariza, P.J. Tucker, Gerald Green and Paul, all whom primarily defend against perimeter ball-handlers, allowed a combined 12-of-15 3-point shooti...

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  • Cubs win after Bryant is injured
Cubs win after Bryant is injured

But the two-run double made it 2-0 Cubs after one inning. Schwarber had three hits, connecting for his fourth home run of the season in the sixth to help break open the game. For the Chicago Cubs , and their legions of fans who turned Coors Field into Wrigley Field West, Sunday afternoon was a party topped off by a wild 9-7 victory.

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  • PFA Announce 2017/18 EPL Team Of The Year
PFA Announce 2017/18 EPL Team Of The Year

The Professional Footballers' Association has announced its Premier League Team of the Year, which includes one African, but a certain Manchester City star was surprisingly snubbed. "Hopefully he is going to be ready for the World Cup and he will be ready for the next season", the Catalan told reporters ahead of Sunday's meeting with Swansea Ci...

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  • City Score Five - Arsenal Score Four In Premier League
City Score Five - Arsenal Score Four In Premier League

The records, all held by Chelsea , stand at 30, 103 and 95. "I am not going to inform anyone 'do not get pleasure from it"'. Only three teams have passed 100, with City and Liverpool scoring 102 and 101 respectively in 2013-14, so it seems inevitable City will become the first club to achieve the feat twice.

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