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Russian Federation on a high as World Cup wraps

Russian Federation on a high as World Cup wraps

Governing body Federation Internationale de Football Association has yet to confirm the final number of stadiums for the 2022 World Cup, but Qatar's Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy have so far...

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Brewers' Hader takes responsibility for racist, homophobic tweets

Brewers' Hader takes responsibility for racist, homophobic tweets

Milwaukee Brewers Josh Hader's first appearance as an all-star ended Tuesday night with the pitcher facing potential discipline from the league and apologizing after old tweets containing racis...

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Jason Roy faces fitness test ahead of England's ODI decider with India

Jason Roy faces fitness test ahead of England's ODI decider with India

Riding on a brilliant all round performance, England thrashed India by 8 wickets in the third ODI to seal the three-match series 2-1. Hindustan Times, owned by HT Media Ltd, is one of India's la...

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Brewers All-Star Hader takes responsibility for tweets

Asked if he was anxious about facing discipline, the 24-year-old said he would live with it. Deputy Commissioner Dan Halem, speaking outside the National League clubhouse, said he had spoken to Ha...

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Rockets considered 'strong frontrunners' for Carmelo Anthony

Rockets considered 'strong frontrunners' for Carmelo Anthony

The Rockets are also in desperate need of forwards, which guarantees Anthony a large role on the team. This is due to the fact he was playing in a much different system than ever before, as the Okla...

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Orioles Have Deal In Place To Trade Machado

Orioles Have Deal In Place To Trade Machado

If the Dodgers do get Machado, their path as the betting favorite to win the World Series will be paved. The Dodgers have been aggressive in their pursuit of Machado with their own All-Star shorts...

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Will India make Joe Root regret mic drop celebration?

WICKET! 'You miss I hit' again for Adil Rashid as he dismisses big fish Virat Kohli for 71 runs. Having split the limited-overs series - India won the Twenty20s, England the ODIs - the first ...

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Bell's 4 hits send Pirates over Brewers 7-3

Bell's 4 hits send Pirates over Brewers 7-3

Gregory Polanco also helped the Pirates offensively, collecting two hits, two runs, and two RBI in the doubleheader. Elias Diaz was 3-for-4 for Pittsburgh , which has won six of seven, including...

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Man ejected from room ahead of Donald Trump-Vladimir Putin press briefing

Man ejected from room ahead of Donald Trump-Vladimir Putin press briefing

He rallied European populists in London ahead of the president's visit to the United Kingdom last week and emerged on Tuesday to defend Trump's press conference performance. Justice Department and...

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Harper defeats Schwarber to win Home Run Derby

Harper defeats Schwarber to win Home Run Derby

It was at this point that Harper went completely out of his mind. He took every opportunity to tell them how much he appreciated them during interviews. Hoskins advanced to the semifinals of the eight...

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'England have a reason to be optimistic' - Jose Mourinho

'England have a reason to be optimistic' - Jose Mourinho

Perisic scored in Croatia's 4-2 loss to France in the World Cup final in Russian Federation last weekend but the winger and his team-mates returned to their country as heroes following their incre...

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Open Championship: 9 Favorites to Watch at Carnoustie

Open Championship: 9 Favorites to Watch at Carnoustie

That's been attributed to an atypically dry and warm summer in the region. "It was one of the cooler things, just standing on that range and hitting the ball to the 100 yard sign". "But then it is goi...

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Belgium boss Roberto Martinez backs Chelsea star to quit for Real Madrid

Belgium boss Roberto Martinez backs Chelsea star to quit for Real Madrid

Hazard could carry a new project anywhere in the world. Chelsea are set to suffer a double blow less than four weeks before the start of the new season as Real Madrid close in on two of the club...

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Liverpool submit world record bid for new goalkeeper

But sources in Italy claim that Alisson has indicated that Liverpool is his preferred destination and it would appear now that an agreement on the fee between the clubs is edging closer. The goa...

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Liverpool bid for Roma keeper Alisson

Liverpool bid for Roma keeper Alisson

Liverpool looked to have pulled out of the race to sign the Roma goalkeeper Alisson Becker earlier this summer but reports from Italy now suggest a deal could be back on. Jurgen Klopp has insist...

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Three presidents, one umbrella

Three presidents, one umbrella

On Friday, 12 Russian military intelligence officers were charged with hacking Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign and the Democratic Party, in a stunning indictment three days before Presid...

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Kawhi Leonard Rumors: This Team In ‘Driver’s Seat’ To Land Spurs Star

Things could take yet another intriguing turn, as Adrian Wojnarowski and Ramona Shelburne of ESPN are reporting that Leonard has some significant interest in possibly partaking in the USA Men's Bask...

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Chelsea Transfer Rumors: Eden Hazard Staying, Courtois Out

Hazard himself fuelled the speculation recently when he suggested he could leave the Blues in this window. According to the same story, the 27-year-old is confident that Real Madrid will make a lu...

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Bolt poised for surprise trial with Aussie football club

Bolt poised for surprise trial with Aussie football club

However, a possible contract deal with the Central Coast club hinges on nearly A$1 million (NZ$1.08m) in funds from Football Federation Australia , according to agent Tony Rallis . He has since take...

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Help Luka Modric Win World Cup Goal of the Tournament Award

President of France Emmanuel Macron and President of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic want to kiss the World Cup held by FIFA President Gianni Infantino during the trophy ceremony following the 20...

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Oddsmakers believe Raptors are favorites to land Kawhi Leonard

Is there a new favorite to acquire the Spurs' star forward? As Bontemps mentioned, though, acquiring Leonard would likely cost DeRozan or Lowry, the two stars that helped Toronto to the top seed i...

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Butch Harmon on Tiger Woods' Open hopes and challenge of Carnoustie

Woods was referencing his first visit to Carnoustie at age 19 in 1995 - his first time playing a links course - and subsequent Opens he played. Tiger Woods says the British Open represents his bes...

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Manny Machado won't let trade talk diminish All-Star fun

Manny Machado won't let trade talk diminish All-Star fun

MLB.com's Jon Morosi says that the Phillies' willingness to include pitching prospect Adonis Medina in a deal could help sway Baltimore to make the trade. "I'm the type of player, once I get in ther...

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Liverpool meet Roma's €70million asking price for Alisson

Liverpool meet Roma's €70million asking price for Alisson

It's been known for months that Liverpool's top target is Roma 'keeper Alisson Becker but it had been suggested that the asking price for the Brazil global would make a deal unlikely. The Braz...

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Emmanuel Macron's reaction to France's World Cup victory is delightfully relatable

Emmanuel Macron's reaction to France's World Cup victory is delightfully relatable

After an enthralling finish to the World Cup in Russia, President Vladimir Putin announced that foreign visitors holding the "fan id" could have visa-free entry to the Russian Federation until the end...

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'Shameful': US lawmakers blast Trump over Putin summit

'Shameful': US lawmakers blast Trump over Putin summit

Mr Putin, for his part, said he and Mr Trump have maintained regular contact through phone calls and meetings at global events but "the time has come to have a thorough discussion on various w...

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Putin summit opens without talk of election meddling

Putin summit opens without talk of election meddling

Russian President Vladimir Putin landed in Helsinki nearly an hour late, tossed off his jacket while still on the tarmac and climbed into a new Russian-made limousine on its first foreign tour. Dismi...

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Manchester United in Gareth Bale talks

Manchester United in Gareth Bale talks

People started queueing from 3pm, with a cross-section of fans of all ages in Wales shirts and bucket hats. "I was frustrated because I did not start the final", Bale told Cadena COPE , via Footba...

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Brewers’ Aguilar falls short in Home Run Derby

Brewers’ Aguilar falls short in Home Run Derby

As a fan and a player you look at it and just want to enjoy it with them". Harper lost to Yoenis Cespedes in the 2013 final at Citi Field in NY. "I told him I'd like him to throw to me and things li...

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Usain Bolt may play football trial in Australia

The fastest man in history has joined Central Coast Mariners, in Australia's top league. He has trained with big clubs including German side Borussia Dortmund and played in a friendly for Norway's...

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Rhys Hoskins to compete in MLB Home Run Derby on Monday

Rhys Hoskins to compete in MLB Home Run Derby on Monday

With four days to go until the All-Star Break, everything is getting completed for the upcoming events, including the T-Mobile Home Run Derby . The 25-year-old Báez will also join his 2016 co-NLCS ...

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Five Questions on the Trump-Putin summit

Five Questions on the Trump-Putin summit

But Trump , convinced his unique brand of diplomacy could make inroads with Putin, pressed ahead and looked forward to "having an extraordinary relationship" as the pair sat down to discuss the glo...

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LeBron James Not Participating In Team USA Minicamp In Las Vegas

LeBron James Not Participating In Team USA Minicamp In Las Vegas

Outside of social media posts chronicling his offseason workouts, the 14-time All-Star hasn't been heard from. He did not speak with reporters but interacted with new teammates Josh Hart and Br...

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Mesut Ozil To Travel With Arsenal To Singapore

Mesut Ozil To Travel With Arsenal To Singapore

Arsenal defender Calum Chambers thinks he can grow into the holding midfield role after being deployed in a new position in Unai Emery's first game in charge of the Gunners. And then, I think my ...

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Trump, Putin sit down a bit late for closely watched summit

Trump, Putin sit down a bit late for closely watched summit

It prompted one of Trump's own senior political appointees, who works on Russian issues, to speak out saying they had "little to no good expectations" for the summit. Mr Trump told reporters during a ...

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Donald Trump Tweets Walk-Back After Playing Vladimir Putin Lapdog in Helsinki

Lindsey Graham of SC called the summit a " missed opportunity by President Trump to firmly hold Russian Federation accountable for 2016 meddling and deliver a strong warning regarding future ele...

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Rooney impresses on MLS debut, Ibrahimovic-less Galaxy win (just)

Rooney impresses on MLS debut, Ibrahimovic-less Galaxy win (just)

Ten minutes into the second half, fans began chanting "We want Rooney" and moments later the Englishman got the call from the warmup group for some final advice from United coach Ben Olsen before ente...

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Barcelona launch second bid for Chelsea attacker Willian

Barcelona launch second bid for Chelsea attacker Willian

Tottenham are considering making a move to sign Benjamin Pavard according to various reports . The centre-back was quoted as saying by Belgian daily Het Laatste Nieuws: "I still have to talk with...

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Croatian president's hugs, Putin's umbrella and Macron's Pogba dab

Croatian president's hugs, Putin's umbrella and Macron's Pogba dab

Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic teamed up to create one of the most risky midfield partnerships at the World Cup . As always, the game has triggered many reactions on social media. Is Trump a closet ...

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Degenkolb wins chaotic Tour stage over the cobbles

Degenkolb wins chaotic Tour stage over the cobbles

Froome described stage 10 as a "tough little stage", but added that "it's definitely going to start shaping the general classification". "But we're honest with each other". The next year, in the 2012 ...

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