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Pakistan fined by ICC after fourth Test

Younis Khan, the modern day legendary batsman of Pakistan couldn't do much for his side in first three Tests of crucial England series, at the s...

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Former Butler standout Joel Cornette dies at age 35

Cornette was the leading scorer during Butler's 2003 Sweet 16 loss to Oklahoma. At Butler, he made the conference all-defensive team three times...

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Briton Trott defends omnium to win fourth gold

Trott now has four Olympic gold medals and if that is not remarkable enough, at 24 she may not even have reached her endurance peak. He said: ...

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Trump reveals few details on "extreme vetting" of immigrants

In his speech at Youngstown State University in Ohio, Trump unfurled a broad-gauge critique of the antiterrorism policies of President Barac...

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Olympics-Athletics-Wlodarczyk shatters world record for hammer gold

With her fifth attempt of the final, the 31-year-old produced the second longest throw in history, 81.74, which would also have beaten her 2015 ...

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We Finally Know Why The Olympic Diving Pool Turned Green

The main pool was drained and the water replaced to get rid of the murky green water. He said a contractor poured 80 liters hydrogen peroxide ...

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Team USA Survives Scare from Australia, 98-88

The Aussies led by two points early in the final quarter and the USA had to pull out all stops to get the job done, led by veteran Carmelo Anth...

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Max Whitlock gives Britain 1st gold medals in gymnastics

In a series of tweets, Smith, who picked up silver in the pommel horse, defended himself over claims he did not handle the result well. Max di...

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Swansea and West Ham chase Jordan Ayew

But after fighting off attempts by Atletico Madrid to re-sign him this summer, Conte has told Costa to carry on winding people up. "I spoke to...

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Simone Biles dominates vault to win 3rd gold in Rio

Here's a glance at some of USA Swimming's most memorable moments from the Rio Olympics. Needing only to land her second vault to win, Biles was ...

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Another scare: US men's basketball team edges Serbia 94-91

The United States finishes pool play with a 1:15 p.m. game Sunday against France. Team USA raced out to an early lead , but Serbia trimme...

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The Date is Set: Michael Phelps' Fiancée Nicole Johnson Reveals Wedding Plans

The loved-up pair, who recently welcomed their first child together, have claimed that they've only just started planning their big day. In a ne...

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Rio 2016: Bolt targets 'sub-19' 200m

And from the moment he strutted onto the stage at Rio's Cidade des Artes theater - instructing his audience to applaud - he was determined to en...

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Katie Ledecky swims into history with 4th Olympic gold

The finals for the men's and women's 4x100 individual medley will take place in the pool tomorrow night at 9:49pm EST and 10:04pm EST respective...

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Crash or not, nothing can stop Farah over 10000 at Olympics

Speaking after the race, he said: "I'd promised my older daughter Rhianna I was going to get a medal for her and in my mind I was thinking, 'I c...

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Packer Fans Welcome Favre to the Hall of Fame

Greene speaks fourth tonight, while Favre will be the eighth and final speaker at the podium and will be introduced by his wife, Deanna. "So it ...

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MLB Scores: Cubs 5 Marlins 4

Chicago's Matt Szczur scored on a wild pitch with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Cubs a 5-4 comeback victory over Miami on Wednesday,...

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Speed thrills when Bolt and Gatlin are staring down 100 meters

Gatlin has the best odds to unseat Bolt in the 100m (8/5) and 200m (3/1). He finished 29th after dropping a chain on the base of the final clim...

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Swimming: Britain fastest through to relay final, Phelps' last race

China's Wang Shun was third in 1:57.05. Japan's Kosuke Hagino, victor of the 400 IM on Saturday, won a slower first semi-final to go through t...

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Giants 3, Phillies 2, 10 innings

The Giants sacrificed Duffy to get left-hander Matt Moore from the Tampa Bay Rays. "I didn't make a whole lot of good pitches", Bumgarner sa...

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Tom Daley anxious for health as green Olympic Pool shut down

As it appears, the green discoloration already affected another pool that is used by water polo players and synchronized swimmers at the outdoor...

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Per Mertesacker Named Arsenal Captain

He is also a very popular figure in the dressing room and would help to keep the mood positive. For tomorrow, however, the armband will be wor...

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Tough return to EPL as Burnley loses 1-0 to Swansea

Asked if there was a specific incident, Dyche, seemingly referring to Barrow, who was booed by the home fans afterwards, said: "There was one ri...

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EPL: Wenger confident Holding can hold Arsenal defense together

Gabriel has been ruled out for up to eight weeks with an ankle injury so the Brazilian global joins Per Mertesacker on the sidelines with the Ge...

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United States of America make quick work of China

He was also an assistant coach for Chuck Daly for the 1992 Olympic team dubbed "The Dream Team". They piled up easy victories in those contests,...

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