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New drug shock for British athletics

The allegations could lead to fresh calls that Kenya should be banned from Rio 2016 along with Russia, suspended by the International Associatio...

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Euro 2016: Griezmann wins best player award

The hosts were beaten in extra time of the tournament on Sunday evening as a goal from striker Eder secured the trophy for Portugal. Ramsey an...

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Brazil's armed forces get extra funds before Rio Olympics

Fire upon fire. Rory McIlroy lit up Royal Troon on Tuesday in a dramatic press conference where he ripped the entire idea of golf in the Olympic...

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Griezmann did not deserve Euro 2016 award - Leboeuf

As host nation, Portugal reached the final in 2004, only to lose 1-0 to surprise package Greece. "But we managed to win with a team that no ...

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Rory McIlroy struggles with treacherous bunker ahead of The Open

I guess the most satisfying thing you can do is to beat the best in the world on some of the most challenging golf courses that we don't usually...

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Allen weighs National Basketball Association return, eyes Warriors

As part of the deal, the Bucks will send the rights to Albert Miralles to the Cavaliers. The sports world seems to be unified on the fact that t...

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We won the final for our captain, says Pepe

The Final of the UEFA European Championship had 45 million people having 146 million interactions, the social networking giant said in a stateme...

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Director Matthias Sammer quits Bayern Munich

I had time to think a number of things through, regarding my family and my work for FC Bayern München. "Being FC Bayern's sporting director me...

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'Ghostbusters' movie will have extended version, Pokémon critics take to Twitter

This time around, the Ghostbusters cast features Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones and ComingSoon.net had to ch...

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U.S. Sending 560 Additional Troops to Iraq to Help Retake Mosul

Carter called this weekend's recapture of Qayara a key strategic victory. "I congratulate them on their recent successes and reaffirm that the U...

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Niantic responds to Pokémon Go personal data fears

This was apparently an error and now there is a fix on the way which should get rid of the problem on the app. According to a report by Kot...

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Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy approach Olympic golf debate from opposite sides

During a 30-minute news conference, Spieth fielded 22 questions, 13 of which were about the Olympics - even though The Open is set to begin in t...

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The Open 2016: safe bets and outside punts for Royal Troon

Former US Open victor Justin Rose has resorted to the meticulous approach which brought him a maiden major title as he looks to win a second i...

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Bale omitted from best Euro XI

France forward Antoine Griezmann has won the award for Euro 2016 Player of the Tournament. Former France worldwide Frank Leboeuf believes UE...

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Vettel - We must stop gearbox issues

The Finn dropped to as low of seventh during the treacherous early stages of the race following an off at the particularly tricky Turn 1 right-h...

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President Obama to Memorialize Police Officers Killed in Dallas Sniper Attack

Obama said that it is possible to "honour the incredible courage and service" of the police and also "recognise the racial disparities" in the c...

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Felix to change Rio focus after falling agonisingly short

She finished fourth on Friday, just. "My mind was on finishing the race and eating a cheeseburger", she said. The 2016 Canadian Championship...

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Draymond Green arrest video surfaces

Green was arrested outside of a restaurant named Conrad's Grill . Messages seeking comment were left for Green , an NBA All-Star who was se...

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Jordan Spieth & Rory McIlroy on Rio 2016 Olympics

Spieth, who arrived at the Open previous year seeking the third leg of an unprecedented calendar grand slam after winning the Masters and US Ope...

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Ronaldo: Portugal stars have made history

The match also saw skipper Ronaldo subbed in the 25th minute of the match, eight minutes after injuring his knee in a clash with France's Di...

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Officers Who Killed Alton Sterling Make New Claims About What Really Happened

Critics of Evans, meanwhile, argue that she had disobeyed police by standing in the road and deserved to be arrested, saying her actions should ...

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Road to Rio: Women's gymnastics team announced

Battling back and forth during the last few meets was the motivation Kocian needed to make the five-gymnast roster. Raisman, who is Jewish, join...

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Daniel Murphy wrecks Mets again, leads Nats to win

Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard and outfielder Yoenis Cespedes are not going to play in the All-Star Game in San Diego because of injuries. Sy...

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New Sandusky Documents Indicate Paterno Knew About Abuse In 1976

This is tough stuff for these men - good luck refuting allegations that don't have all the specifics attached. "I was shocked, disappointed, o...

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Tabuena makes it to Rio; Spieth withdraws

When I watch the opening ceremonies, that's going to be a big bummer. I'll probably watch the Olympics. I'll be texting with Rickie, obviously, ...

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