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Nets trade Lin to Hawks

Nets trade Lin to Hawks

According to the report , the Hawks will send the Nets a 2020 second-round pick originally from Portland and the rights to 2016 second-round pick Isaia Cordinier, who to date has remained in his nati...

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Free agent guard Thomas to join Nuggets

Free agent guard Thomas to join Nuggets

Free agent Isaiah Thomas signed with the Denver Nuggets late Wednesday night, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . After missing those the first 36 games of last season, Thomas returned t...

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Chelsea sack manager Antonio Conte after two years in charge

Chelsea sack manager Antonio Conte after two years in charge

Leaving Stamford Bridge was always the likely outcome for Conte following a season in which Chelsea missed out on Champions League qualification after a fifth-place league finish, 30 points behind c...

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Fiat workers strike over Ronaldo signing

Fiat workers strike over Ronaldo signing

The union added that it was "unacceptable" that while Fiat Chrysler workers were making "huge economic sacrifices", millions of euros were being spent on the purchase of a player. Fiat factory wor...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association warns broadcasters about focusing on 'hot women'

Federation Internationale de Football Association warns broadcasters about focusing on 'hot women'

Sexism has apparently been a bigger problem than racism at the World Cup , diversity experts Fare Network director Piara Powar said. "We can confirm that a report has been filed through the anti-...

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Real to lodge £150m offer for Eden Hazard

Real to lodge £150m offer for Eden Hazard

That's the report of the Daily Mail . The Portuguese superstar left the Spanish giants for a fee in excess of £88million, leaving Real Madrid with a hole to fill up top. It claimed that Hazard is...

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Will Advertise for New Women's Cricket Team Coach Shortly: BCCI

Will Advertise for New Women's Cricket Team Coach Shortly: BCCI

Tushar Arothe , the coach of the Indian women's cricket team , has resigned from his role. "There's no hard feelings between the players and myself and any other support staff". During India'...

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TMZ: Charles Oakley arrested in Las Vegas casino after charges of cheating

TMZ: Charles Oakley arrested in Las Vegas casino after charges of cheating

Oakley was suspected of adding to or reducing his wager on a gambling game after the outcome was known", the report said. Charles Oakley tried to pull the jig and got caught, allegedly. Last year,...

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Houston's Altuve tops voting for Baseball All-Star Game

Houston's Altuve tops voting for Baseball All-Star Game

Astros Manager AJ Hinch will become just the second skipper in franchise history to manage an All-Star Game, joining Phil Garner, who guided the 2006 NL All-Star team. He improved his numbers during ...

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Sebastian Vettel claims British Grand Prix after Lewis Hamilton spins

Sebastian Vettel claims British Grand Prix after Lewis Hamilton spins

In return, Hamilton demonstrated why he might indeed be the driver of the age with an arresting charge through the field after blowing pole position and then being Kimi Raikkonen-ed all the way to las...

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Del Potro sets up quarter-final showdown with Nadal

Del Potro sets up quarter-final showdown with Nadal

Roger Federer , Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will bid to reach the semi-finals of the same grand slam for the first time since the French Open six years ago at Wimbledon on Wednesday. The...

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Best Scottish Twitter reactions to England’s exit from the World Cup

Best Scottish Twitter reactions to England’s exit from the World Cup

An offside was called for the proceeding play so it wouldn't have counted anyway. "A kick in the Balkans": The Metro references Croatia as England's tormentors with a pun but insists Southgate's men...

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Trump stokes Britain's Brexit turmoil at start of visit

The declaration was unusual given the topic being discussed was whether the President would support a Hard Brexit for the UK. The clip, which can be seen below, is predictably rambling. The Presiden...

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Champions League is target for Manchester City signing Mahrez

Champions League is target for Manchester City signing Mahrez

Not just Pep, but Manchester City as a club appealed to Mahrez, who matches their ambitions to win the UEFA Champions League. City are a big club and have everything to try to win it. "Competition i...

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Chelsea reportedly remain in active contact over Seri deal

Chelsea reportedly remain in active contact over Seri deal

French journalist Nabil Djellit has now suggested that former Barcelona target Seri is currently in the English capital, but it remains unclear which of the two London clubs he will opt for. Ars...

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Kenedy set to complete Newcastle move

Kenedy set to complete Newcastle move

According to the Daily Mail , the deal's as good as done. The 22-year-old was a revelation for Rafa Benítez's side last term, having signed from Chelsea on a short-term deal in January. Emerson P...

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Serena Williams vs Julia Goerges, Wimbledon 2018 semi-final

Serena Williams vs Julia Goerges, Wimbledon 2018 semi-final

Incredibly, with Williams serving for the match, Goerges broke back but it was a mere stay of execution as the mother-of-one broke again to advance to a 10th final. Kerber , in contrast, bides her tim...

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Unai Emery believes Arsenal transfer business is 'complete'

Unai Emery believes Arsenal transfer business is 'complete'

However, today the club has announced that they signed another central midfielder, Matteo Guendouzi. "Normally we are thinking about the young players, the possibility to stay with us or go on loan ...

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Gareth Southgate gave England staff handwritten notes before World Cup

Gareth Southgate gave England staff handwritten notes before World Cup

It's always there every time we wear the shirt of our national team, we want to play with pride, we want to play well and win. "I told the players before the game there was no pressure - we have reach...

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Donald Trump visit to United Kingdom 'in turmoil' inspires baby blimp protest

Donald Trump visit to United Kingdom 'in turmoil' inspires baby blimp protest

One such protest will entail a 19-foot-high orange balloon shaped like Trump as a baby, which London Mayor Sadiq Khan - who's feuded with the president - approved under " the right to peaceful pro...

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Chelsea strike gentlemen's agreement with Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri

Chelsea strike gentlemen's agreement with Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri

Many believe the experienced coach's "Sarri Ball" tactics make for some of the most attractive football in Europe, and the Naples club came within a whisker of finally breaking Juventus' stranglehol...

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Serena Williams proves semi-tough at Wimbledon

Serena Williams proves semi-tough at Wimbledon

In March, she lost in the first round of the Miami Open to Naomi Osaka, leading to a hasty exit in which she bypassed a postmatch media session. Kiki Bertens ensured a record exodus of seeds at W...

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Dejan Lovren relishing latest battle with Harry Kane

Dejan Lovren relishing latest battle with Harry Kane

Romelu Lukaku will nearly certainly start as he needs two goals to overtake Harry Kane and win the Golden Boot. "I would just walk out of the room, it is an anthem and has followed the team for a ...

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Liverpool fans will be pleased by Dejan Lovren’s continued form

Liverpool fans will be pleased by Dejan Lovren’s continued form

Dejan Lovren insists he considers himself to be one of the best defenders on the planet after he reached the World Cup final. But Lovren said he enjoyed taking on the world's best as he looks to ...

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Paul Pogba still haunted by Euro 2016 final defeat

Paul Pogba still haunted by Euro 2016 final defeat

We don't realise the support we're receiving like we did at the European Championships. "It's been a few years since we got this opportunity". Asked if he will be wary of revenge when the teams meet...

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Kohli & co look to give stiff challenge to England

Kohli & co look to give stiff challenge to England

England's batting strength with powerful ball strikers such as Jos Buttler, Jason Roy , Alex Hales, Jonny Bairstow , Eoin Morgan and Ben Stokes in the mix will present a formidable challenge to...

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Brewers’ Aguilar headed to All-Star game after winning NL ‘Final Vote’

Brewers’ Aguilar headed to All-Star game after winning NL ‘Final Vote’

Aguilar drew 20.2 million votes en route to securing his first Midsummer Classic selection. Aguilar received 20.2 million votes, which is the second highest vote total since the Final Vote began in ...

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Henderson Hopeful Over Fitness For Croatia Clash

Henderson Hopeful Over Fitness For Croatia Clash

JORDAN HENDERSON last night admitted he was desperate to extend his record-breaking unbeaten run and send England into the World Cup final, after completing his preparations with the help of a ru...

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Croatian Saultites celebrate World Cup victory

Croatian Saultites celebrate World Cup victory

The Croatian players were quick to tend to Cortez. They surrendered the first goal in each of their three knockout-stage matches. Croatia were a goal down against Denmark in the last-16 as well as a...

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England got carried away with talk of the final, insists Roy Keane

England got carried away with talk of the final, insists Roy Keane

The former Manchester United and Ireland captain joined host Pougatch and a panel completed by former England internationals Gary Neville , Lee Dixon and Ian Wright. We were happy, you weren't happ...

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England could still win the 2022 World Cup in Qatar

England could still win the 2022 World Cup in Qatar

Penticton's new British pub, Brexit, was a full house with footy fans for Wednesday's World Cup semi-final between England and Croatia . "I was back in my hometown". "A couple of weeks ago, I w...

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Thai boys were passed 'sleeping' through cave, says rescue diver

Thai boys were passed 'sleeping' through cave, says rescue diver

Australian divers have revealed divers and rescue workers were more than 1.5km inside the cave when the pump failed forcing more than 100 rescue workers to scramble desperately out. Officials said the...

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Wimbledon accept Novak Djokovic's request regarding Roger Federer

Wimbledon accept Novak Djokovic's request regarding Roger Federer

The British player believes that the Serb can win the title overcoming Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal . 'I think Novak could beat both of them' , Murray said on BBC. Djokovic has been looking like...

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Former UCLA Star Billy Knight Found Dead After Goodbye Message

Former UCLA Star Billy Knight Found Dead After Goodbye Message

Knight played for the Bruins from 1997 to 2002. Each season they advanced to the NCAA Tournament under Steve Lavin and reached the regional semifinals in his final three seasons. Before ending the v...

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Trump, May get Croatian jerseys ahead of England World Cup semi-final

Trump, May get Croatian jerseys ahead of England World Cup semi-final

Crowds of glum-looking fans swiftly streamed out of the venue, as some stayed behind to applaud the young team's surprising success in Russian Federation. May received the number 10 jersey of Croatia ...

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Rafael Nadal reaches Wimbledon quarter-finals for first time since 2011

Rafael Nadal reaches Wimbledon quarter-finals for first time since 2011

Del Potro trailed 1-3 but at 5-5 he fired down a swinging ace to reach match point number five and this time Simon cracked, netting a backhand to the relief of the Argetine who roared his approval. A ...

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Ken Giles has choice words for A.J. Hinch

Ken Giles has choice words for A.J. Hinch

He was so unhappy, he appeared to yell an expletive at Astros manager A.J. Hinch on his way off the mound. The Cuban signed a $2 million contract with Houston in 2016 and has been sensational in Dou...

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Giants select CB Sam Beal in third round of 2018 supplemental draft

Giants select CB Sam Beal in third round of 2018 supplemental draft

Despite being high in the draft order, the Broncos were awarded no players. A pair of cornerbacks - Western Michigan's Sam Beal and Virginia Tech's Adonis Alexander - top the list and are ...

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BMC take team time trial stage but Froome makes gains

BMC take team time trial stage but Froome makes gains

Chris Froome's bid for a record-equalling fifth Tour de France title got off to a shaky start Saturday after a dramatic crash left him trailing first stage victor Fernando Gaviria by over one minut...

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Exhausted and battered, Croatia reaches its 1st World Cup final

Exhausted and battered, Croatia reaches its 1st World Cup final

Penticton's new British pub, Brexit, was a full house with footy fans for Wednesday's World Cup semi-final between England and Croatia . Officers from Durham Constabulary said that when the Th...

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