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Cresswell and Noble may benefit from Allardyce England appointment

Allardyce will not be everyone's favourite for the job, however. Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew is a firm fan of Santon, who he managed at...

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Hend, Aguilar share lead at Castle Stuart

Felipe Aguilar and Scott Hend were the only two players to break 70 in round one at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open on a day where C...

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DA recuses himself from Alton Sterling investigation

The image of an unarmed African-American woman in a flowing dress, calmly standing in front of two officers clad in head-to-toe riot gear , is ...

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A main-event revolving door is a disaster - except for UFC 200

If Tate wins, she could make her next defense at UFC 205 in NY against Ronda Rousey , Holm or Cris Cyborg. "We knew that she was a fast start...

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Croatia, Puerto Rico win in Olympic basketball qualifiers

The player chosen directly after Saric in the 2014 National Basketball Association draft already has won the league's dunk contest and has score...

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Cristiano Ronaldo Insists He Never Doubted Portugal

For the moment there are a number of imponderables, not least the possibility that Messi will revoke his decision to quit the worldwide game whe...

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Serena Williams wins 22nd Grand Slam title

Williams, dogged by slow starts in her two previous major finals this year, had started the match particularly well, putting Kerber under immedi...

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Fendrich on Tennis: Murray wins by not being afraid to lose

Teenager Caitlin is "a huge Andy Murray fan" who has played tennis since she was seven. "Every time you play him you know he's going to get more...

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Andy Murray claims Wimbledon glory for the second time

Murray would be happy to be here as he meets a new face in a Grand Slam final aside from Djokovic and Federer. Raonic, who had been trying to ...

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Gravely inappropriate: Pakistani journalist reports on Edhi death from 6ft under

His son Faisal Edhi said Edhi had been admitted to the Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation on early Friday and put on life support. ...

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Amanda Nunes becomes first openly gay UFC champion

Las Vegas - After the woman's bantamweight championship fight was elevated to the main event of UFC 200 , many people expected Miesha "Cupcake"...

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Portugal fans celebrate in Paris after EURO final

France have won the previous three, all in semi-finals - Euro 1984, Euro 2000 and the 2006 World Cup. He has achieved the one thing that Messi h...

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Losing to Ronaldo again sucks: Griezmann

Valencia winger Nani took to social media following Portugal's 1-0 extra-time win over France in the final of the showpiece tournament to ...

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UFC Sold in Unprecedented $4 Billion Deal

As part of the $4 billion deal-which, according to ESPN, will go down as the most expensive transaction for an organization in sports history on...

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Andy Murray hopes five-set win will strengthen his Wimbledon resolve

But that's not all. The nail-biter continued, as both players squandered three set points each before Murray finally put his nose in front t...

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Chris Sale, Johnny Cueto to start All-Star Game in San Diego

Cueto joined San Francisco after helping lead the Kansas City Royals to the World Series title previous year, giving the the Giants arguably the...

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Wallabies malaise seeps into Super Rugby

The gap between the trans-Tasman conferences has been amplified by off-field dramas that have buffeted two of the under-performing Australian te...

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Lewis Hamilton urges F1 fans to stop booing drivers

After 10 of 21 races, Rosberg has 168 points, with Hamilton on 167 and Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen third on 106. From there, he never looked ...

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Walks by Logan Verrett and Daniel Murphy do in Mets

I can handle it. The 30-year old lefthander tossed 5.2 innings on two runs on four hits, in getting his fifth win. "When we get into Philly, tha...

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Jojo selects final four for hometown dates

But fans are anxious that JoJo will make a big mistake with her final rose. Then JoJo hit up St. Augustine, FL to visit Robby Hayes . Next,...

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Antoine Griezmann Named Player of the European Championship

Midfielder Moussa Sissoko made several flash runs as he injected a sudden burst of pace to send himself through. Portugal's forward Eder...

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How to watch the Formula 1 like a Mercedes AMG F1 engineer

In a race that began behind the safety auto after heavy rain, before starting properly at the end of the fifth lap, Hamilton led from pole to ...

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Andy Murray ends British three-year wait for Grand Slam

Asked if he expects to be back at Wimbledon with Murray in 2017, Lendl said: "I sure hope so". "I feel like this was sort of more for myself...

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UFC 200 Delivered Surprises All Across The Board

The fights can commence. And it's taken a form no one could have predicted as recently as three days ago. So why did the UFC air a WWE ...

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Greatness calling Biles at Rio Olympics

Douglas thought it would happen at nationals and trials too. The 2012 and 2016 Olympian may be only 22, but compared to the rest of the members ...

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