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Dillon takes No. 3 back to victory lane at Daytona

Dillon takes No. 3 back to victory lane at Daytona

It is what it is here at Daytona. "Twenty years ago he was in Victory Lane ". This one is for Dale Earnhardt , Sr. and all those Sr. fans. I knew how special this place was to my dad, so it's more...

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Dillon wins crash-marred Daytona 500

Dillon wins crash-marred Daytona 500

While his helmet is an ode to his family legacy, Earnhardt is out to carve his own legacy. "I have a lot to learn on that side of it", Earnhardt said before the Daytona 500. The rest of the field r...

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Wallace overcome by emotion after runner-up finish

Wallace overcome by emotion after runner-up finish

Wallace left the media center, and this time his sister and mother followed right behind. "You act like we just won the race", he said, laughing. Patrick reunited with GoDaddy for a one-off event ...

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Trevor Bayliss wants T20 International cricket to be abolished

Trevor Bayliss wants T20 International cricket to be abolished

NZ's Martin Guptill edges a ball in front of England's Jos Buttler during the Twenty20 on Sunday. A powerplay of 77 for no wicket was nearly enough to ensure that New Zealand would qualify. ...

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Suter has hat trick as Switzerland blanks South Korea 8-0

Suter has hat trick as Switzerland blanks South Korea 8-0

It was the Calgary skip's second straight defeat in the tournament after a 5-2 loss to Sweden on Saturday. Canada has five games left in the round robin. Veteran skip Glenn Howard, who's coaching Br...

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Red Bull launch new F1 vehicle in special edition livery

Red Bull launch new F1 vehicle in special edition livery

But an upwards development curve coupled with a strong end to the season - winning two of the final six races - has given the four-time world champions renewed hope for 2018. The current livery, for u...

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Women's hockey team wins gold medal

Women's hockey team wins gold medal

In the kind of offensive burst that USA coach Robb Stauber has been waiting for, the Americans, silver medalists in Sochi and Vancouver, converted on three of six power plays and outshot the Finns by ...

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U.S. women thrash Finland in hockey semi

The Americans are back in the title game for a third straight Olympics after shutting out Finland 5-0 on Monday in the semifinals . Canada or Russian Federation, the team known here as Olympic Athlet...

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Winter Olympics 2018: French skater Gabriella Papadakis falls victim to wardrobe malfunction

Winter Olympics 2018: French skater Gabriella Papadakis falls victim to wardrobe malfunction

Their opponents, Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, barely snagged first place with 83.67 points. The unfortunate scenario occurred in the beginning of their routine when Cizeron slipped his hand...

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Wallaby Hunt avoids conviction in drug scandal

Wallaby Hunt avoids conviction in drug scandal

Hunt was charged with drug possession late previous year after being arrested in Brisbane, after having previously plead guilty to four charges of cocaine possession in 2015. Hunt has been stood down ...

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Russian medalist at Games suspected of doping

Russian medalist at Games suspected of doping

More than 160 competitors are taking part as neutral Olympic Athletes from Russia (OAR) as their country was banned from the Games over "systemic" doping at Sochi 2014, which they hosted. They are...

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Brazilian game abandoned after 10 red cards

Brazilian game abandoned after 10 red cards

With 13 minutes remaining a fourth Vitoria player was sent off, prompting Bruno Bispo to kick the ball away and force the referee into awarding him his second yellow and a match-ending red. The game s...

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Canada advances to quarters with 4-0 win vs South Korea

Canada advances to quarters with 4-0 win vs South Korea

The remaining eight teams face off to see which four joins them. Canada has four points over their first two games in Group A, and is the heavy favorite versus Korea Republic, a team that scored jus...

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Sadio Mane: Without my teammates I am nothing

Sadio Mane: Without my teammates I am nothing

The Egypt worldwide scored in the 5-0 whacking of Porto , to take his tally to 30 goals in all competitions for Liverpool . The attacking duo have been prominent for Jurgen Klopp's team, this se...

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Cerrone stops Medeiros with TKO

Cerrone stops Medeiros with TKO

Yancy Medeiros , meanwhile, was skyrocketing up the rankings. With the win, Cerrone snapped a three-fight losing streak and is now tied for the most victories inside of the Octagon in UFC history. Cer...

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Penn State's THON raises $10.2 million for pediatric cancer research

Penn State's THON raises $10.2 million for pediatric cancer research

Mathias, a graduate of the Henrico County school, is now a student at Penn State University. Another year, another big fundraising total for Penn State's THON and its efforts to support pediatric ca...

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Manchester City's quadruple chase faces Wigan test

Manchester City's quadruple chase faces Wigan test

Southampton will host the the winners of Monday's match between Manchester City and Wigan, while Leicester and Chelsea meet in another all Premier League tie. "Of course, I am concerned because I ...

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Kodaira wins gold in Olympic 500-meter speedskating

Kodaira wins gold in Olympic 500-meter speedskating

It was the first time my mother saw me competing in the Olympics, I think she cried too. "I knew that", she added. Dutch skaters have dominated the long track speed skating events in PyeongChang so fa...

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Tim Tebow 'Will Play in the Major Leagues — Mets GM

Tim Tebow 'Will Play in the Major Leagues — Mets GM

We don't compete to have fun, we compete to win. "You don't have to go compete that night so that makes it a little bit easier to sink in". "I got into this because I love it". The transition from f...

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Pep Guardiola acknowledges he 'wasn't good enough' to play for Wigan

Pep Guardiola acknowledges he 'wasn't good enough' to play for Wigan

The same happened when I came here to Manchester City , with Stuart Pearce. "They were so clever!", he added. "They were interested in me". Tonight's FA Cup fifth-round tie at least offers the ...

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Texans To Release OLB Brian Cushing After Nine Seasons

Texans To Release OLB Brian Cushing After Nine Seasons

During the season, Cushing served a 10-game suspension this season for violating the National Football League performance-enhancing drug policy. He finished the year with 16 tackles and 1.5 sacks. Wit...

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JJ Redick apologises for use of racial slur, says he was 'tongue-tied'

JJ Redick apologises for use of racial slur, says he was 'tongue-tied'

The 33-year-old defended himself after appearing to use the word, which is regarded as offensive to people of Chinese heritage, putting it down to a verbal slip. 'Clearly I was tongue tied.I'm disapoi...

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Gus Kenworthy Kisses Boyfriend Matt Wilkas During NBC Olympics Telecast

Gus Kenworthy Kisses Boyfriend Matt Wilkas During NBC Olympics Telecast

I think the only way to change perceptions, break down homophobia, break down barriers, is through representation. An outspoken LGBTQ advocate, British-born Kenworthy has had an eventful Games. "If ...

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Clemson comes close, can't get past Duke at home — Feeling Blue

Clemson comes close, can't get past Duke at home — Feeling Blue

And he's certain it will pay dividends down the stretch once Duke's leading scorer and rebounder returns. "For us, that's three wins with arguably as talented a kid as there is in the country out", ...

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Rob Gronkowski reportedly plans to join WWE after National Football League career

Rob Gronkowski reportedly plans to join WWE after National Football League career

In case you didn't know... ... Even with a Ronda Rousey kind of deal, Meltzer said Gronkowski would be making less money than he now does playing for the Patriots. We'll sit down in the next coupl...

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Jose Mourinho confirms Man United will make this summer signing

Jose Mourinho confirms Man United will make this summer signing

His absence, along with the omission of Phil Jones , raised eyebrows about Mourinho's selection and fuelled talk of a dressing room bust-up between the trio, although Mourinho played down the rift ah...

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Chelsea Boss Antonio Conte on Trying to Stop Lionel Messi, Barcelona

Chelsea Boss Antonio Conte on Trying to Stop Lionel Messi, Barcelona

Lionel Messi had a hand in both goals against an Eibar side who finished the match with 10 men after the second-half sending-off of Fabian Orellana. Valverde fielded a full-strength starting 11 des...

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Real Madrid: Marcelo, Sergio Ramos and Zidane's future

Real Madrid: Marcelo, Sergio Ramos and Zidane's future

Madrid are 20 points behind leaders Barcelona at the moment, albeit having played two games lesser. The Frenchman has steered the Liga giants to eight trophies, including back-to-back Champions Leag...

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Confirmed Tottenham Hotspur line-up v Rochdale: Moura starts, Lamela on the bench

Confirmed Tottenham Hotspur line-up v Rochdale: Moura starts, Lamela on the bench

Substitute, Stephen Davies, sent the home crowd wild with a stoppage-time equaliser, setting up a Wembley replay in a fortnight's time. Would you like to place a soccer bet? The hosts took a shock...

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Terry Francona's father Tito dies at 84

Terry Francona's father Tito dies at 84

John Francona played in the majors for 15 seasons for multiple organizations, but spent his most time in the big leagues with the Indians from 1959 to 1964. After he was sacked in Boston following...

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Grigor Dimitrov shares his thoughts on David Goffin's injury

Grigor Dimitrov shares his thoughts on David Goffin's injury

Having to defend the ranking points in these two Masters Series events from previous year factored into his decision to enter Rotterdam. "It's definitely one of those weeks I will never forget in my...

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Fans removed from game for remarks aimed at black NHL player

Fans removed from game for remarks aimed at black NHL player

Smith-Pelly, serving a five-minute major for fighting in the third period, got upset with a fan next to him who, according to the Washington Post , was chanting, "Basketball, basketball basketball", ...

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Will the Daytona 500 be a great race or just a procession?

Will the Daytona 500 be a great race or just a procession?

Speaking of Fords, again, the one guy that was the best at superspeedways was Ricky Stenhouse Jr who won at Talladega in the spring and again at the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona. "That's by design by N...

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West Bromwich Albion crisis rumbles on with Southampton FA Cup defeat

West Bromwich Albion crisis rumbles on with Southampton FA Cup defeat

Asked if he was confident his position was safe, Pardew - appointed in November - said: "I think (with) all these situations, you can't be certain of your job, you just have to try to do your job, and...

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UFC champion responds to Mayweather's octagon fight taunt

UFC champion responds to Mayweather's octagon fight taunt

Khabib is going to be the real, undisputed UFC lightweight champion". As for the manipulated photo, Mayweather put the caption "Certified Killa vs Certified B***h" in it, taunting McGregor and implyin...

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Lindsey Vonn silences Donald Trump-supporting Twitter trolls

Lindsey Vonn silences Donald Trump-supporting Twitter trolls

Following her devastating loss, people took to social media to blast Vonn and attribute her loss to her opinion of President Trump. "She is just incredible". But the International Olympic Committee ...

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Sri Lanka end tour on high with big win

Sri Lanka end tour on high with big win

After a disappointing run of overseas tours, the islanders will hope to regain some confidence by wrapping up the T20 series in Bangladesh . Sri Lanka cricketer Kusal Mendis . Tamim Iqbal steadie...

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Utah Jazzs Mitchell wins Slam Dunk Contest of 2018 NBA All-Star

Utah Jazzs Mitchell wins Slam Dunk Contest of 2018 NBA All-Star

Online gambling site Bovada has listed Smith, a Dallas Mavericks' rookie point guard , as a 7-4 favorite to win the contest. Gordon was replaced by Utah Jazz's high-flying rookie Mitchell . We all...

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American skier Nick Goepper wins silver in men's slopestyle

American skier Nick Goepper wins silver in men's slopestyle

Sitting well outside medal position before that run, Goepper linked together strong rail sections and strong tricks on the jumps before stomping a triple cork 1440 to cap off his run. The two were par...

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Olympic Men's Giant Slalom: By the Numbers

Olympic Men's Giant Slalom: By the Numbers

Hirscher, also tasting gold in the combined event on Tuesday , maintained his top place after the first run and posted a best time of 2 minutes and 18.04 seconds en route to the victory. I would gu...

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