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Serena doubles up with Venus for title

Since then, she lost in the U.S. Open semifinals and in the final of the Australian and French Opens. She said: "For me, it's just a great fee...

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McIlroy says golf needs stronger doping tests

I think blood testing is something that needs to happen in golf just to make sure that it is a clean sport going forward. Why was it so hard? ...

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NHL: Steve Stamkos to re-sign with Lightning

They may be costly, but thanks to a slight bargain on Stamkos's yearly cap hit and Thursday's Matt Carle buyout, they have about $12 million w...

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Britain's David Cameron to chair his final Cabinet meeting

LONDON (AP ) — British Prime Minister David Cameron is chairing a farewell Cabinet meeting before handing over power to his successor followin...

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Tour de France: Yates feels 'no pressure' behind Froome

Tour spokesman Fabrice Tiano said the race jury had met and made a decision to fine Froome 200 Swiss francs ($203) for "inappropriate behavior"....

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Andy Murray sets sights on toppling Novak Djokovic as world number one

The Scot revealed he is unlikely to play in Great Britain's Davis Cup quarter-final against Serbia beginning on Friday, although he is planning ...

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West Ham sign striker Ashley Fletcher from Manchester United

Despite this, Fletcher has no hard feelings towards United, reaching out via social media to thank their supporters, along with all connected wi...

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Pokemon GO's first update hits iOS

It seems that as of right now, Pokemon GO can obtain full access of registered players' accounts. It is a free-to-play augmented reality m...

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Coyotes sign captain Shane Doan to 1-year deal

Many fans, writers, and personalities around the team were saying that General Manager John Chayka and the IceArizona ownership group should j...

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Spieth pulls out of Olympics

IGF President Peter Dawson said Spieth cited his concern over "health issues" for withdrawing. "You're just going to be jealous when I get the g...

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Legendary Forward Tim Duncan Retires

When Tim Duncan came to San Antonio , he was a young man used to keeping to himself. Duncan has an impressive list of trophies in his care...

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Nwaba Leads After Day 1 of Heptathlon

The multi-event athletes still felt plenty of love from the diehards before the deep field capped Day 1 of the competition with the 200 in front...

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Bernie Sanders Officially Endorses Hillary Clinton

Sam Weaver, 24, of Webster, Massachusetts, said there was nothing Clinton could say or do to win his support - and that he wasn't yet convinced ...

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Park surges top of US Women's Open leaderboard

Lang proceeded to make par at the second play-off hole at the 17th, and Nordqvist too appeared to have made par, but she was later hit with a tw...

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Stenson has some advice on watching the Open

Westwood has been paired with the eventual tournament victor in both The Masters and U.S. Open this season. So when the ball just trickles in ba...

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Murray 'unlikely' to play Davis Cup quarter-final

Sunday's final was Murray's first where he wasn't up against Roger Federer or Novak Djokovic and while he expected to come up against either...

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Two-time champion Contador quits Tour de France

The 33-year-old Spaniard, a two-time former Tour victor, had crashed on both the opening two stages, injuring his right side in the process. C...

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Jos Buttler eager to grab England Test recall against Pakistan

Their 117-run third wicket partnership left Sri Lanka , who had been dismissed for 140 off their 20 overs, a beaten side as they failed to win ...

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Ancelotti plans to build on Guardiola's foundations

New Bayern Munich manager Carlo Ancelotti has no plans to rip up the foundations laid by predecessor Pep Guardiola and says he will look to co...

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Murray likely to miss Britain's Davis Cup quarter-final

Though Raonic forced a tiebreaker in in the second and third sets, Murray coasted through both, clinching the title with a 7-2 victory in the ...

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Rory McIlroy Sounds Off on the Olympics

So I'm willing to take that little bit of risk. Nobody's going to understand what it's like in my shoes. A look of anguish came across his fac...

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Open Sleepers to Consider for Royal Troon

I saw two eyeballs look out and I kind of held the trophy up, and they unlocked the door, let us in and we probably were there till, gosh, maybe...

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Euro 2016 final preview: France vs Portugal, a party waiting to happen

Asked about Griezmann's exploits, Deschamps said: "He's a great player and he proved that tonight, he works very hard, along with Olivier Giroud...

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Mutilated body found near Rio Olympic beach volleyball site

Angry members of law enforcement protested against budget cuts and unpaid wages on Monday, with some greeting arrivals at Rio's worldwide airpor...

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Former players ask Penn State to return Joe Paterno statue

The statue of the late football coach was removed in 2012. Paterno, the winningest coach in NCAA FBS history, was sacked in 2011 after 45 ...

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