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Ranking France's Players on Their Euro 2016 Performances

In what can be termed as a dream coming true for Ronaldo, Portugal clinched their maiden worldwide title after beating hosts France 1-0 in the...

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Top shots from the third round of The Open at Royal Troon

Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson went toe-to-toe for four hours Saturday in the British Open, trading pivotal par saves and four lead changes i...

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Olympic golf? I won't be watching, says Rory

McIlroy, who donated his prize money of £515,000 for winning the Irish Open in May to his own foundation, which hosts the event, added: "T he ne...

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Myers hits 20th homer, Padres beat Bumgarner, Giants 4-1

San Diego moved to 39-51, barely nicking San Francisco (57-34). Casilla only owns five of those. So while this might not be the game that lea...

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Rory McIlroy happy to talk about golf rather than Olympics

McIlroy also believes golf has to step up its anti-doping procedures to be considered a serious Olympic sport - he revealed that he has never be...

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Davis Cup Tennis 2016: Saturday Scores, Results, Updated Quarterfinals Schedule

Edmund's only previous experience in Davis Cup was in the final against Belgium last November, when he led David Goffin by two sets to love but ...

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Owen Smith challenges Jeremy Corbyn for Labour Party leadership

Moderates fear the party now faces an "all-out civil war" that will eclipse anything seen in the 1980s and "could split the party for good", say...

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Wimbledon: Andy Murray plays down pressure talk at Wimbledon

Murray looked to his left, a wide smile forming. "It's not that bad, is it", he responded with a smile. "You're our last hope, Andy". The 29...

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Golf's Olympic future in doubt - Bach

He added on Sky Sports: "I honestly don't think this is the right forum to discuss (the Olympics)". Asked if he'd watch the Olympics, McIlroy ...

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Henrik Stenson targets Open 'revenge'

Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson will resume what turned into a duel at the top of the leaderboard Saturday at Royal Troon Golf Club. Links...

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Lamb, Drury lead Diamondbacks past Dodgers in 12

Howie Kendrick had a double and four hits for the boys in blue as he raised his average to.271 on the season and is now batting.358 in his last...

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Asif targeting Test return for Australia tour

I'm sure his mates will help him. He has no doubt Amir will be able to deal with the scrutiny of his every step as he resumes his career at th...

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Jose Mourinho vows to give everything to bring success to Manchester United

Will Keane and Andreas Pereira scored the goals on Saturday. Their supporters in the East Stand began chanting Mourinho's name a mere two m...

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Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton wins Home Run Derby, hits 61

The top 8 furthest balls hit last night were all smashed by Stanton. But Stanton was in a class by himself this night. A broken bone in his ...

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Pat Riley regrets letting Dwyane Wade leave the Heat

Riley says he hasn't spoken to Wade after he left: "I haven't spoken to Dwyane yet". Since Dwyane Wade is not yet officially signing with th...

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Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson set up Sunday duel

Mickelson was left cursing the "golfing gods" after his birdie putt to shoot the first 62 in major history lipped out on Thursday, but received ...

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Chelsea beaten in first game under Antonio Conte

Chelsea , not for lack of effort, were several yards off the pace and the performance resembled several of those produced in the opening weeks o...

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Broncos' Von Miller deserved to be NFL's highest-paid non-quarterback

In 2019, with $9 million of $17.5 million already fully guaranteed, the question becomes whether the Broncos are willing to let him walk after g...

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N'Golo Kante officially joins Chelsea from EPL champions Leicester

Therefore as a result of Kante's departure a chasm has opened up in the heart of Leicester's midfield but Ranieri appears to have adequately pla...

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Brewers Beat Reds 9-1

I don't blame him at all. "I'm really happy with the improvement in his game this year". He (Wolcott) did, too. Despite the lack of buzz aroun...

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LeBron James' jersey lost to Stephen Curry's No. 30 during the playoffs

This was due to a "substantial increase in projected player spending for 2016-17", and will reduce the league's projected shortfall to the playe...

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Von Miller Signs $114M Deal With Denver Broncos

Rather than making $14.129 million as Denver's franchised player, Miller is now the highest-paid defensive player in the league after inking a s...

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Dwyane Wade Pens Open Letter: "I Want to Thank the Miami Community"

The Heat spoke with him on Wednesday in NY in an effort to keep him, the same day that Wade also took meetings with the Milwaukee Bucks and the ...

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Fillip for Mickelson as wind and rain takes a grip

It was less a conclusion of their head-to-head pairing than an adjournment. But to do so, he will need to outlast an all-time great who is putti...

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Kittel swerves out of the way and Cavendish gets win No. 4

Kittel waved his right arm in frustration as he crossed the line in fifth, behind Cavendish, Alexander Kristoff (Katusha), Peter Sagan (Tinkoff)...

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