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U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo gets bombarded with angry chants at Olympics

Neymar was booed for his play during Brazil's first game and Solo was reminded of her concerns over the Zika virus during the United States' fir...

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Blue Jays downed in extras, miss out on sweep of Orioles

Well, that buoyancy was short-lived, as the Orioles (58-45) lost five straight games as of July 31, falling behind the Toronto Blue Jays (59-45)...

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How Conor McGregor Pissed Off Every WWE Superstar 31

And while McGregor has predicted a second-round KO of Diaz this time around, his coach is a little more conservative. That should tell you h...

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Ibrahimovic Guarantees, then Delivers Community Shield Victory

United got the first goal 31 minutes into the game after a Wayne Rooney free-kick was headed clear by Wes Morgan . Jesse Lingard's opening ...

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Ibra scores, United beats Leicester 2-1 in Community Shield

Wayne Rooney was on the receiving end of a smattering of boos by the Leicester fans early on, but it was England's captain who had the first eff...

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A bullet has been fired into a tent at the Olympics

Then at lunch-time a stray bullet pierced the media tent at the equestrian centre, narrowly missing a Kiwi official. The competition was not dis...

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Ward vs Brand Breakdown with Kid Hersh

It seemed that Ward could have dispatched of his out-gunned foe whenever he wanted but he strung him along until the end, likely in an attempt t...

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Ammemiek van Vleuten crashed out in horror scenes in Rio

The cycle-mad nation has won four of the nine editions. Behind that, Armitstead had gauged her effort on the climb and was leading another gro...

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Jitu Rai Carries India s Medal Hopes On Day 1 Of Olympics

Jitu Rai, who was tipped to win a medal, become the first shooter to crash out of the 10m Air Pistol final round. Meanwhile, India' sole rower...

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Hammers agree £20m fee for Swansea City's Andre Ayew

West Ham have been looking for a new left-back all summer but the search was recently intensified with the injury suffered by their only natural...

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Cummings determined to take his unexpected chance

Just moments before the Olympic road race started at Copacabana beach, Chris Froome had to be prompted by a BBC journalist to register. A ...

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Indian women's archery team go down in Olympic quarters

After the two teams were tied at 4-4, having won two sets each, the Russian trio of Tuiana Dashidorzhieva, Ksenia Perova and Inna Stepanova held...

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How to Watch the Rio 2016 Olympics Without Cable TV

Here's all the live stream , start time and TV schedule info you need to catch the game. MSNBC has men's basketball , rugby , soccer , vol...

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Skinner strikes gold at last, redemption for Rooney

The 26-year-old held her nerve against New Zealand's Oceania champion Natalie Rooney to take her first gold on the worldwide stage. New Zealan...

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Pakistan's Aslam and Azhar frustrate England

Jonny Bairstow was 82 not out and Moeen Ali 60 not out after they had taken the match away from Pakistan on Saturday. They resisted for over 1...

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Swimming: Peaty smashes own 100m breaststroke record

The 21-year-old has enjoyed a rapid rise to stardom and many are tipping the Staffordshire-born to become Britain's first male Olympic champion ...

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GarcIa Shuts Down Braves, Has RBI Single In Cards' 1-0 Win

The Cardinals had only two hits in the game, singles by Garcia and Stephen Piscotty, but that's all the offense they'd need. Garcia faced just...

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New York Jets: Geno Smith 'Kind Of Pissed Off' About Fitzpatrick Deal

This season he will be set to be the starting quarterback for NY next season, and Geno Smith will be serving as the back-up. "Oh my gosh.it's ...

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IOC's final ruling on Russian athletes goes down to wire

Let us just for a moment consider the consequences of a "nuclear option". "This is not what the Olympic movement stands for", Bach told delegate...

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Cypriot weightlifter and Greek athlete in Rio ban over drug tests

Efimova was provisionally suspended by swimming governing body FINA in March after a positive test for meldonium, the endurance-boosting drug ba...

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Favre wonders if he really belongs in Hall of Fame

He was a gunslinger who did some really unpredictable things. The franchise and Favre mended their relationships in recent years leading up to...

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French gymnast snaps leg while vaulting at Rio Olympics

Sadly for Samir his Olympics is obviously over, but we wish him a speedy recovery and hope to see him competing again . 26-year-old Samir A...

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Some clauses in GST Bill depart from Committee decision:Isaac

The GST would have been more homebuyers' friendly if stamp duty had also been subsumed into it. Still, in a nutshell, GST is here to transform t...

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Andy Murray excited to lead Britain at Rio Olympics

Andy Murray caused mild bemusement after fumbling with the Union Flag at a Team GB photo call. Embarrassed Murray revealed he nearly blinded P...

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What sports are being added to the 2020 Olympics?

We do not wish to be part of it and will not support the Olympics if skateboarding is added as an Olympic sport. The global federations of...

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