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Former Sooner Track and Field Stars Headed to the 2016 Olympics

QUALIFICATION ALERT: Matthew Centrowitz made his second Olympic team with a victory in the 1,500 meters at the U.S. Track and Field Trials on ...

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Charles Barkley Wants Black Community 'To Do Better' After Shootings

Le Batard seemed to strongly disagree with some of Barkley's arguments and challenged them, prompting the two to go back and forth a bit. You ...

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Oviedo High alum Simpson wins 1500 to earn Olympic berth in Brazil

Byron Robinson and Michael Tinsley also punched their tickets to Rio . LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jayson Tatum, a forward headed to Duke, and newly m...

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What's next for Russell Westbrook, Thunder?

The Thunder have been willing to make deals involving their key players in the past, as shown by trading away James Harden , Reggie Jackson and...

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Olympic Trials 2016 Women's Gymnastic Results: Laurie Hernandez Photos & Facts About Her

On its website, Team USA wrote, "Team USA will send one of its most decorated and competitive women's gymnastics teams ever to next month'...

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Griezmann is as good as Ronaldo and Messi

On top of the joy of reaching the Euro finals, French players were also elated to have finally beaten Germany again in a competitive match ...

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Chelsea belongs to the Champions League - Conte

FC's Shaka Hislop discusses the latest batch of transfer rumours involving Felipe Anderson, William Carvalho and Mario Gotze. New Chelsea bo...

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Kenya leaps 43 places in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

The North Africans are 32nd in the world, retaining their position from June. News24 reported that the Super Eagles moved up six places, from ...

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Root ready for No 3

But it is a measure of Anderson's importance to the hosts that rumblings over the reasons he is missing - and whether England could have taken...

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Sagan wins Tour de France stage 11, Froome extends race lead

When he cracked on a short, steep climb around 8km from the finish , Impey took over. "Crazy stage, insane stage", the Slovak said repeatedly...

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AL Tops NL, Eric Hosmer Named MVP

And that was the story of the 2016 All-Star Game: Royals 4, National League 2. We said it about Sunday's Futures Game and it's even more tru...

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Red Sox' bright future and more from San Diego

Big Papi didn't stop his sales pitch there, however, lobbying for Dombrowski and Co.to sign Toronto Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnac...

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France favourites, but Portugal will win Euro 2016: Cristiano Ronaldo

After a poor start to the tournament Ronaldo is happy to be back in the limelight and amongst the goals. "The whole country is going to suppor...

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Spieth's Olympic decision pains him

Spieth said that reports that he withdrew specifically because of concerns over the Zika virus were erroneous. McIlroy's comments at Royal T...

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Police officer rebukes alleged Nick Saban claim of LSU bias

I don't know if it's because we don't play well down there or the atmosphere. And it was the rule. "But if they do the things they are supposed ...

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Aaron Rodgers' brother suggests Packers QB isn't close with family

Jordan spilled - and we mean, really spilled - on his non-relationship with Aaron, wiping out any hopes for Packers fans of seeing No. 12 aro...

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Euro 2016: This is France's best game so far - Payet

Olivier Giroud scored the opening goal as France built a 4-0 half-time lead in Paris , with the Arsenal striker adding his second between Ice...

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Murray edges out Tsonga in epic

Everything was quite different, so just trying to find the rhythm back again, which I did finally in the end of the first set. Andy Murray i...

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Skrtel Completes Fenerbahce Medical, Balotelli Told to Find a New Club

After moving to Anfield from Zenit St. Petersburg in 2008, the 31-year-old Slovakian internationalist has made 319 appearances, whilst being a c...

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Pepe fit for final

France has looked best with those two paired there, but Portugal's reluctance to attack throughout the tournament may deter Deschamps from thi...

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Pokemon GO craze sweeps New Zealand

Scores have taken their hunt for Pokemon to the streets of our city, after finding a way to download the augmented reality app before its of...

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Johnson travels to Royal Troon looking to continue hot streak

Jason Day of Australia hits a shot on the sixth green during Wednesday's practice round at Royal Troon. "The best think about links golf is...

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Defense Secretary Carter in Afghanistan to meet troops

Government forces said on Saturday they had recovered the air base, about 40 miles from the northern city, with air support from the US -led mil...

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Jenn Suhr wins pole vault at US Olympic trials

Beaten to the line by 0.01 seconds for third place by a diving Jenna Prandini , Felix finished fourth in the 200 meters at Olympic trials and...

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More establishment than celebrity in Trump convention lineup

Cleveland police have been mostly tight-lipped about security preparations. "In these violent and horrifying times, when a new generation is w...

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