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Rangers expected to activate Yu Darvish on Saturday

Hamels and fellow All-Star Ian Desmond are among the Rangers players with the most recent looks at the Cubs as NL-ers last season. He was unsi...

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Union Catholic Hurdler to be Youngest US Track Athlete at Rio Olympics

Olympic Team Trials on Sunday at Hayward Field. Allyson Felix will not defend her 200m Olympic title in Rio after failing to qualify, but will...

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Djokovic shows rare fallibility in shock loss at Wimbledon

The man that many consider a Gumby-like brick wall in tennis was far from his can't-miss best from the baseline, and he let his frustration show...

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My toughest critic is me not the Press, says Murray

Berdych has dropped his last four encounters against Murray, and says he will try his best - then maybe ponder why he doesn't have Ivan Lendl ...

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Joe Root ready to move up to number three

May 02: Amir is selected selection for the England tour, leaving him on course to make a Test return on July 14 at Lord's - the scene of his cr...

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Kerber eyes sustained Grand Slam success

Williams lost to Kerber in the final at this year's Australian Open and was beaten by Garbine Muguruza in the final of the French Open. Afte...

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Pokémon Go is now the most popular mobile game in USA history

To do so, players are able to "leave" their strongest Pokemon at the gym to defend it from opposing team members. Chinese Foreign Ministry spo...

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UNITED - Schweinsteiger's transfer to French giants might be done

Manchester United face a huge payoff if they're to offload Bastian Schweinsteiger. The paper says that PSG are interested in the German worldw...

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#BlackGirlMagic: Simone Biles & Gabby Douglas Named To US Gymnastics Olympic Team

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 Su...

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Foxes Boss Claudio Ranieri Admits Delight at 'King' Jamie Vardy Rejecting Arsenal

The England global was linked heavily with Arsenal, and many expected the former Fleetwood Town forward to sign for the Gunners when they activa...

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Bayern confirms transfer of defender Benatia to Juventus

The Bianconeri have reportedly reached an agreement with Bayern Munich which will see the centre-back join Juve on loan with a fixed option ...

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Mercedes drop plan to appeal Rosberg penalty

Rosberg's misfortune ended up being a boon for Red Bull Racing's Max Verstappen, who finished third but was bumped up to the second. Ferrari'...

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Craig Kimbrel Injury: Updates on Red Sox Closer's Knee

But with Kimbrel expected to miss three to six weeks for knee surgery, the Red Sox announced Saturday that Ziegler and Koji Uehara will each ...

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Iceland sent packing from Euro 2016 after big loss to France

But no amount of goals, shots, assists or tributes to the opposition could save the French god from Twitterati, who found it a ideal day to tap ...

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Lewis Hamilton wins British Grand Prix

Rosberg had 10 seconds added to his elapsed race time after the stewards found the German driver and his team guilty of breaking article 27.1 of...

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Tim Tebow the latest athlete to pass on Republican National Convention

We need to get behind our candidate", said Steve Scheffler, who also pushed additional language to clarify that delegates are bound. The parti...

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All-Star Game rating again a record low

Frankly, baseball virtually bequeaths them a World Series title every even year now, so it's probably inevitable. The game, held in Petco Park...

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Mickelson shoots 2-under 69 in 2nd round

Phil Mickelson came within a lip-out of golf history Thursday, shooting an 8-under-par 63 at Royal Troon during the first round of The Open. ...

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Manchester United is my First Family - Paul Pogba

The Juve midfielder was in Los Angeles for the ESPYs, where ESPN managed to catch up on an interview with him. "[United] were my first family,...

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Louis Oosthuizen makes The 2016 Open's first hole-in-one

The ace at Troon brought Oosthuizen back to level par after 14, having carded bogeys at the eighth and 10th. Meanwhile, Rory McIlroy was among...

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'Dozens dead' as truck hits crowd in Nice

The man, identified by French police sources as 31-year-old Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, was not known by the Tunisian authorities to hold radic...

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Wimbledon 2016: Serena Williams storms into final

She dropped only three points on serve in an embarrassingly one-sided 48 minutes in Thursday's first semi-final - crunching down one 123mph deli...

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Al Horford agrees to 4-year, $113M deal with Celtics, sources say

Danny Ainge should be ecstatic that he was able to land one big name free agent this summer, even if they miss out on Durant. News of the de...

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Kerber holds her own in final against Williams

Williams is 5-1 against two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, 17-4 facing double Australian Open victor Victoria Azarenka and 10-3 in her...

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I probably won't watch Olympic golf - McIlroy

Spieth nearly notched up three in a row at last year's Open Championship at St. Andrews, but fell short of a play-off place. "I guess it's the...

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