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Dubuisson and Kim also out of Rio, along with Spieth

Jordan Spieth is not going to Rio. Pro stars such as Jason Day, Dustin Johnson and Rory McIlroy have cited various reasons for skipping the Ga...

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UFC sold for $4 billion, White stays on to run promotion

Mixed martial arts is now allowed in all 50 states, as NY lifted its ban earlier this year. "Silver Lake Partners and KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Robe...

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Champions Portugal fly home to hero's welcome, presidential honour

After meeting President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, the 23-man squad were to go on a tour of the capital. Santos, who built his career with top c...

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Calls for calm as hundreds arrested in protests

Law enforcement, media outlets, and elected officials are sniffing for a link between these deaths and the women and men organizing actions acro...

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Portugal prove they can flourish without Ronaldo on the pitch

But Sunday changed all that. The Eiffel Tower was closed overnight because of the behaviour of unruly fans in the aftermath of Portugal's 1-0 ...

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Donald Cerrone claims that Daniel Cormier fought "like af*g" against Anderson Silva

Speaking about the fact that Cerrone weighed in at 206lbs, while Silva tipped the scales at 198.5lbs, according to MMA Fighting, "Cowboy" Cer...

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Portugal drowns in celebrations as Euro 2016 heroes return home

I hope we'll start seeing new stars in the coming months. I lacked something with the national team. "We've missed a unique opportunity to win...

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Amanda Nunes stuns Miesha Tate to take bantanweight belt at UFC 200

She showed up to her weigh-in wearing a shirt saying "We are all fighters", as part of a fundraiser for the LGBTQ Center for Southern Nevada . ...

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British Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton at home on slippery Silverstone

Rosberg had finished second on the road to Hamilton at Silverstone and the penalty dropped the German behind Red Bull's Max Verstappen into...

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Sir Charles a hypocrite? He says Durant 'cheating' way to a title

Durant might be able to match his coach's wit, too. "That's always going to be a part of who I am". He destroyed the Thunder's chances and made...

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Kevin Durant's Warriors Reportedly Added A Much-Needed Center In Zaza Pachulia

The 31-year-old Bogut has averaged double figure rebounds in four of his 11 seasons and played 236 games in four seasons with the Warriors . Or...

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It's cruel and magnificent at the same time: France's Griezmann

Young players such as Joao Mario (23), Danilo (24), William Carvalho (24), Andre Gomes (22) and Renato Sanches (18) all became key figures in Po...

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MMA: WWE Superstar Brock Lesnar beats top UFC heavyweight Mark Hunt

He landed two takedowns in the first round, dropping the New Zealander and neutralizing his stand-up game, but failing to hit any big shots. F...

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Red Sox closer Kimbrel to undergo surgery, out 3-6 weeks

Red Sox manager John Farrell said Ziegler will share the closing duties with 41-year-old Uehara, who got the save Friday despite allowing a so...

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Canadian Kid Milos Raonic takes on Andy Murray in the Wimbledon Final

The 29-year-old world number two added the 2016 trophy to his 2013 triumph at the All England Club and his 2012 US Open breakthrough. In the w...

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Allyson Felix comes up short in women's 200 meters at Olympic trials

Olympic track team since 1972, according to USA Track and Field. The world 400 meters champion had hoped to become only the third woman to win...

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Laver saddened by Djokovic Grand Slam shock

Murray was asked whether it made any difference to him, knowing that he was now more strongly favoured for the title after the departure of D...

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Blue Jays DH Edwin Encarnacion drops appeal of one-game suspension

Sanchez then got Ian Kinsler to ground out to short to end the inning and limit Detroit's damage to one run. He has had 17 multi-hit games this ...

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Spurs' Tim Duncan retires and NBA legends salute him on Twitter

First Team (1998-2005, 2007, 2013), Second Team (2006, 2008-2009) and Third Team (2010, 2015). In 1997, after an injury to star David Robinso...

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Jurgen Klopp confirms Reds squad needs to be trimmed

With developments at Anfield already ongoing, the manager also spoke about potentially building a new academy closer to the training ground at M...

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Here they go again: Mavs set to chase free agents again

It's a massive deal for Conley and the team - the largest in the history of the National Basketball Association, in fact - but it should leave b...

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The most interesting quotes from Kevin Durant's first Warriors press conference

While there were certainly going to be disappointed parties on both sides regardless of where Durant made a decision to sign, the internet (and ...

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Bumgarner takes no-hitter into eighth as Giants down Diamondbacks, 4-0

San Francisco Giants' Gregor Blanco can't make the catch of Arizona Diamondbacks' Jake Lamb's fly ball during the fifth inning of a baseball ...

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UFC 200: Amanda Nunes' Stunner over Miesha Tate Equal Parts Historic, Chaotic

UFC featherweight Frankie Edgar takes advantage of the nearby beach for his training session, and heavyweight Brock Lesnar arrives in Las Vegas...

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Portugal's Euro 2016 champions have returned home to

As the injury is anticipated to take around four weeks to heal, Ronaldo faces the prospect of missing the European Super Cup against Sevilla on ...

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