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England prepares for World Cup with 2-1 win over Nigeria

England prepares for World Cup with 2-1 win over Nigeria

Alli's father Kehinde is Nigerian and was born in the country, meaning the Spurs midfielder would have been eligible to turn out for Nigeria had he chosen to. Against Nigeria , Southgate opted for...

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2nd Test: England 106/2 in reply to Pakistan's 174 on Day 1

2nd Test: England 106/2 in reply to Pakistan's 174 on Day 1

Broad phoned Vaughan to talk about his former skipper's remarks following England's loss at Lord's - their sixth defeat in eight Test matches. With the start of second Test match between England and...

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Bollywood actor Arbaaz Khan admits to IPL betting

Bollywood actor Arbaaz Khan admits to IPL betting

Bollywood actor-producer Arbaaz Khan has reportedly confessed to his involvement in an IPL betting racket. The anti extortion cell of the Thane police had arrested four people involved in bett...

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Tiger Woods Just Holed-Out For Eagle, Continues Incredible Run

He made the turn in 33 with a 15-foot birdie putt on No. 9, and then he made a solid escape from the rough and trees on No. 11 before holing out for eagle. With storms predicted for the final round, t...

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Michigan Wolverines coach John Beilein interviews for Detroit Pistons vacancy

Michigan Wolverines coach John Beilein interviews for Detroit Pistons vacancy

Miami Heat assistant coach Juwan Howard also named as a candidate; will reportedly interview for head-coaching job. The Detroit Pistons continued their search for head coach on Saturday by inte...

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Leeds United sack manager Paul Heckingbottom after 16 games

Leeds United sack manager Paul Heckingbottom after 16 games

It may spell bad news for Paul Heckingbottom , whose suffered speculation over his future in recent weeks. "Paul came to us during a hard period in the season and has conducted himself in an exempl...

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French Open 2018: Maria Sharapova anticipates return to the limelight in Paris

French Open 2018: Maria Sharapova anticipates return to the limelight in Paris

In addition to showing off her insanely fit physique, the full-length black bodysuit is created to help protect against blood cots and serve up (no pun intended) serious superhero vibes. Men's winners...

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What time is England v Nigeria live on TV?

What time is England v Nigeria live on TV?

Trippier forced teenage goalkeeper Francis Uzoho into action early on from a free-kick before turning provider from the resulting corner as Gary Cahill powered a header past the stranded 19-year...

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Halep through to 2nd round a day late, Svitolina to third

Halep through to 2nd round a day late, Svitolina to third

Heaping pressure on Townsend's serve at 5-3, she earned herself two set points and converted the first, with a forehand victor from the baseline. "The more matches I play, the better it is". Serena ...

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Nadal starts as overwhelming favourite at Roland Garros

Nadal starts as overwhelming favourite at Roland Garros

And, of course, there is 23-times grand slam champion Serena Williams lurking unseeded in the draw with a ranking of 453 and playing her first slam tournament since returning from giving birth to he...

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Rohr: Wives, Girlfriends Can Visit Super Eagles But 'Runs Girls' Not Allowed

Rohr: Wives, Girlfriends Can Visit Super Eagles But 'Runs Girls' Not Allowed

Several fringe players including NPFL hotshot Junior Lokosa are expected to feature against DRC so as to stake a claim for squad places for the World Cup. William Troost-Ekong put Nigeria ahead after ...

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West Indies blow away World XI

West Indies blow away World XI

Wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin stroked an unbeaten 44, Marlon Samuels an up tempo 32, while all-rounder Andre Russell lashed 21 not out. He was the skipper of World XI team in the match. "That's some...

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Serena Williams Makes Stunning Comeback To Reach French Open Third Round

Serena Williams Makes Stunning Comeback To Reach French Open Third Round

Serena Williams of the USA returns a shot against Krystyna Pliskova of the Czech Republic during their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Pa...

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Bryan Colangelo and the Sixers apparently have twitter issues

Bryan Colangelo and the Sixers apparently have twitter issues

About 20 minutes after the contract extension news broke, a bombshell report written by The Ringer's Ben Detrick , outlined an extensive account of five alternate Twitter accounts operated -alleged...

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Tristan Thompson of Cleveland Cavaliers fined $25,000, flagrant reduced

Tristan Thompson of Cleveland Cavaliers fined $25,000, flagrant reduced

Thompson managed to return from the locker late in the first quarter and returned to the game to start the second quarter. I make the contest, and next thing I know I was being kicked out for making a...

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The Super Eagles Home Shirt Sold Out In London At N31,000 Each

The Super Eagles Home Shirt Sold Out In London At N31,000 Each

With many Nigerians going insane for the new design, the Super Eagles announced recently that their new kit line had reached a record-breaking three million pre-orders. After trailing behind Nike's ...

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NBA announces officials for The 2018 NBA Finals

NBA announces officials for The 2018 NBA Finals

In two regular-season matchups with Golden State this season, he averaged 24.0 points and 12.5 rebounds. Injured Warriors forward Andre Iguodala , meanwhile, continues to search for ways to return ...

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Curry leads Warriors' onslaught over Rockets for 2-1 lead

Curry leads Warriors' onslaught over Rockets for 2-1 lead

Tatum had a dunk over James with 6:41 left - staring down the Cavaliers star and bumping him with his chest - then followed it with a 3-pointer that gave the Celtics a 72-71 lead. "We know what we hav...

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IPL betting case: Actor Arbaaz Khan summoned by Thane Police

IPL betting case: Actor Arbaaz Khan summoned by Thane Police

He has been asked to record his statement by the Thane police. This comes days after police arrested the wanted Sonu Jalan alias Batla, a bookie operating an worldwide ring. "His software called "Be...

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LeBron James left in disbelief after brilliant Game 1 performance

LeBron James left in disbelief after brilliant Game 1 performance

The Warriors would eventually prevail in overtime, outscoring the Cavaliers to take home a Game 1 victory, 124-114. "We understand how hard and how challenging this task is", James told reporters...

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Real Madrid's Bale: Man United, Tottenham, Bayern lead chase

Real Madrid's Bale: Man United, Tottenham, Bayern lead chase

But despite these developments, Bale is still front and centre in the Champions League winners new video release, a piece shot to introduce their new kit for the upcoming 2018-19 season. Bale was left...

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Chelsea ready to sell Courtois and sign Liverpool's target

Chelsea ready to sell Courtois and sign Liverpool's target

The 26-year-old will shortly enter the final year of his deal at Chelsea . But, Chelsea seem to be going through their most turbulent phase under the ownership of Roman Abramovich. There are a ho...

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Zidane steps down as Real Madrid Coach

Zidane steps down as Real Madrid Coach

The 3-1 victory over Liverpool in Kiev on Saturday was the pinnacle of a coaching career after his reign as a player with Real Madrid which peaked when he scored the winning goal in the 2002 Cham...

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Did JR Smith Make the Dumbest Mistake in Sports History?

Did JR Smith Make the Dumbest Mistake in Sports History?

Pictured: LeBron James #23 and JR Smith #5 of the Cleveland Cavaliers react as time expires in regulation against the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the 2018 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena i...

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England captain Morgan ready for 'young and hungry' Australia in ODI series

England captain Morgan ready for 'young and hungry' Australia in ODI series

Shahid Afridi has been appointed as the captain of the ICC World XI side that will play against West Indies at Lord's on Thursday after Eoin Morgan was ruled out after suffering a finger fractu...

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Conte: Chelsea ‘drops’ interest in Sarri, eyes new manager

Conte: Chelsea ‘drops’ interest in Sarri, eyes new manager

Former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri is in line to replace Conte and apparently Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is "taking a hands-on approach" to their summer signings (despite the fact he's not allowe...

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'Take it or leave it' Arsenal offer for Ramsey

'Take it or leave it' Arsenal offer for Ramsey

Arsenal have offered midfielder Aaron Ramsey a new contract. Ramsey has been at Arsenal for nearly a decade after joining from the Bluebirds in June 2008. Since then Ramsey has played 331 senior ...

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Third quarter can be pivotal for Cavaliers in NBA Finals

Third quarter can be pivotal for Cavaliers in NBA Finals

Instead, game officials reviewed the call and changed it to a block. Cavaliers: James has 109 career 30-point games in the playoffs, tying Michael Jordan for most ever. Watch a preview of the C...

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Stevens on LeBron: 'Nobody has been better at making adjustments'

Stevens on LeBron: 'Nobody has been better at making adjustments'

Bet the Boston Celtics -1.0 over the Cavaliers in game 2 . During the regular season, the Celtics gave up the fourth-fewest threes per game. Following the loss, in which LeBron turned the...

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LeBron, Curry put on show, Game 1 tied at half

The Warriors said the 6-foot-7 swingman was evaluated by the team's medical staff Tuesday, and he continues to have pain and inflammation with the nerve surrounding his left knee. He was talking abo...

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French Open 2018: Serena Williams beats Australia's Ashleigh Barty

French Open 2018: Serena Williams beats Australia's Ashleigh Barty

She was animated. Determined. Ashleigh Barty's courageous bid to cut short Serena Williams' grand slam comeback has ended in a tense three-set French Open defeat for the Australian No.1. A break...

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Zidane Departure ‘Unexpected’, Real Madrid President Reacts

Zidane Departure ‘Unexpected’, Real Madrid President Reacts

But when he takes a decision the only thing we can do is respect it", club president Florentino Perez said during a news conference. Tributes flooded in for the Frenchman with Madrid captain Se...

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Sixers agree to three-year contract extension with head coach Brett Brown

Sixers agree to three-year contract extension with head coach Brett Brown

Adrian Wojanrowski of ESPN has reported that Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown has agreed to a three-year contract extension with the organization. Despite winning just 47 games in his f...

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Peru captain Paolo Guerrero cleared to play despite drug ban

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero cleared to play despite drug ban

Guerrero is the top of player that can earn you points with a moment of magic and greatly boosts the team's chances of making some noise this summer. Before the match that sealed Peru's first Worl...

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Boston Celtics' Gordon Hayward has surgery, will be ready for next season

Boston Celtics' Gordon Hayward has surgery, will be ready for next season

Hayward signed a max contract with the Celtics last offseason, and after the team acquired Kyrie Irving in an August trade, Boston entered the 2017-18 season with championship aspirations. "He's too...

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LeBron makes NBA Finals fashion fuss with suit shorts

LeBron makes NBA Finals fashion fuss with suit shorts

Will they do it again Thursday night? "It will be interesting to see how competitive LeBron James can make this Finals, but any game they get in this Finals would be a huge upset to me", Van Gundy...

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Chelsea FC puts £500m stadium plans on hold

Chelsea FC puts £500m stadium plans on hold

The club said that it does not have an update on the time frame to reconsider the decision, and that the decision was made "due to the current unfavourable investment climate ". Plans for the new sta...

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Kevin Love: Struggles This Season 'Well Worth it'

Kevin Love: Struggles This Season 'Well Worth it'

With only two days between games after the Warriors eliminated the Rockets 101-92 on Monday night, Draymond Green is happy to have an opponent in Cleveland he knows so well. Newly signed Browns de...

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Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane resigns five days after winning Champions League

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane resigns five days after winning Champions League

Within an hour of Zidane confirming he would leave the Bernabeu after guiding Real to their third consecutive European Cup, speculation suggested Pochettino's could yet be the man to fill the position...

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Dean Saunders: Manchester United a step down for Gareth Bale

Dean Saunders: Manchester United a step down for Gareth Bale

Bayern Munich also want to take Bale and will hope his signature could help them to a first Champions League since 2013 but they also cannot afford to pay the wage Bale demands. Manchester United hav...

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