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West Ham's Ayew out of EPL for four months

Billic was nonetheless hopeful for his side's chances in Romania and said: "We will put out a strong team". These are two very important games f...

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Rio 2016: Wrestling great Yoshida stunned as Maroulis wins gold

United States wrestler Helen Maroulis made history in Rio de Janeiro Thursday, becoming the first American woman to win an Olympic wrestling gol...

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Arsenal star Aaron Ramsey ruled out for a month with hamstring injury

Manchester United, City, Chelsea and Liverpool have all changed managers in the past 12 months and subsequently seen an upturn in optimism aroun...

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Hurdler uses Olympic platform to speak against gun violence

Brazil's Agatha and Barbara, the reigning world champions, took silver . WOMEN'S WATER POLO: Maggie Steffens scored four times and the USA ...

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Happ wins 11th straight, improves to 17-3 as Jays top Yanks

Add in that CC Sabathia had a pretty bad day, and the game ended in a 7-4 win for the Blue Jays. After Devon Travis singled to lead off the inn...

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Police issue warrant for IOC exec for scalping Rio tickets

At the time of his arrest, Mallon was allegedly in possession of around 1000 Olympic Games tickets which the police suspected were to be sold at...

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Neymar scores early, leads Brazil to Olympic soccer final

With the fastest goal in Olympic history, Neymar led Brazil back to the gold-medal match. He was stretchered off after being winded in the cha...

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Katie Ledecky completes a golden triple not seen since 1968

The American, who now has four golds and one silver at Rio - the same haul as Michael Phelps - shaved almost two seconds off her own world r...

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Gold medals for gymnast Simone Biles and her 'crush,' too

Manuel said she hasn't yet soaked in all of her Olympic journey, but there's definitely something she wants to do right away. Biles finished wit...

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LeBron James staying with Cleveland Cavaliers, will earn record salary

The 31 year-old will officially sign the deal next week at his annual LeBron James Family Foundation charity event. Lebron James is definitely u...

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Charles Barkley blasts construction of Team USA roster

For instance, Carmelo Anthony's leadership has given the Olympic team direction throughout the tournament. "I think they're above National Bas...

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Yankees Judge and Austin Make History in MLB Debuts

For one day, anyway, both were up to it. Austin homered first and then everyone in the ballpark, whether in the crowd of 41,682 or the dugout, w...

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Runner who helped hurts knee and won't return at Olympics

We have to finish this'. On Tuesday's woman's 5,000-meter run, however, the athletes in the Olympics showed a side that the event needed very ...

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Brazil court tells US swimmers Lochte, Feigen to stay put

Ryan and James were ordered not to leave Brazil , but the problem is, Ryan is already back in the States. USA swimmer James Feigen ...

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Neymar leads Brazil into gold-medal game

Host nation Brazil are just one step away from a gold medal match in the men's football as Neymar and Co take on Honduras in their semi-final cl...

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LeBron James: My dream is to own an National Basketball Association team

His physical talent has always been enormous, but James has also been defined by his ability to both make his teammates better and put them on...

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Watch as Conor McGregor

The Stockton native stormed out of the event shortly after the arrival of McGregor , who once again highlighted his disdain for media obligatio...

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Lionel Messi Returns to Action for Argentina

I don't want to cause any harm. "Messi's numbers are unparalleled and I think they'll remain that way forever, because it's impossible for a f...

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Olympic Committee member charged over ticket scalping

He later temporarily stepped down from his position as executive board member on the International Olympic Committee, president of the European ...

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Takeaways from Chicago Bears-New England Patriots first joint practice

Timu might have given Stork a bit of extracurricular activity as a play in 11-on-11 drills was ending, but Stork's reaction was way over the top...

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Inconsistent Murray defeats Johnson on tennis day seven

Nishikori, 26, had to save three match points to beat Gael Monfils in the quarter-finals and the effort took its toll on Saturday when he was ...

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Chinese diver wins Olympic silver -- then gets podium proposal

Participating in her fifth Olympics, this is the first individual medal for Italy's Cagnotto, who also won a silver in the synchronized 3 mete...

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Zimmer would let Peterson play in preseason 'if he wants to'

If Peterson were to get some work in the Vikings' third preseason game, it would also coincide with the team's nationally-televised opening of U...

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James Harrison on PED report: What if someone says I'm a pedophile?

In a statement Sly later recanted, the intern said Harrison was among several prominent athletes who were supplied illegal performance-enhanci...

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Paul Pogba: Jose Mourinho hints at pairing Frenchman with Michael Carrick

Jamie Carragher has not joined the likes of Arsene Wenger and Jurgen Klopp in criticising Paul Pogba's big-money return to Manchester United . ...

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