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Social media has field day with Nick Kyrgios-chair umpire discussion

Social media has field day with Nick Kyrgios-chair umpire discussion

Lahyani could be heard saying to Kyrgios, the world No. 30, during the side chat, according to the New York Times : "I want to help you". But most tennis folk would argue that Lahyani's first respo...

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After church service, Sen. McCain to depart Arizona for last time

Speaking at McCain's funeral in Phoenix , Biden captured the imagination of the crowd from his opening line: "My name's Joe Biden ". Former Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday eulogized late se...

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Asian Games: PH exceeds 2014 Incheon total medal tally

Asian Games: PH exceeds 2014 Incheon total medal tally

The match was controlled by the Koreans right from the first whistle and they got into an early lead through Lee Seung-woo's shot inside the Vietname's penalty box in the 7th minute of the match. It w...

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Gareth Southgate: 'I wanted Adam Lallana in Russia'

Gareth Southgate: 'I wanted Adam Lallana in Russia'

Express Sport understands that Shaw's form means he will be recalled to the England squad in place of Ashley Young , who went to the World Cup, for upcoming clashes with Spain and Switzerland , ...

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Commercial aspect hurting quality of cricket, says Kohli

Commercial aspect hurting quality of cricket, says Kohli

England will hope an altered side can tame a resurgent India in the fourth Test at Southampton starting on Thursday. England have named two spinners - Adil Rashid and Moeen Ali - in their...

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Serena Williams and Venus Williams tee up US Open meeting

Serena Williams and Venus Williams tee up US Open meeting

Williams matchup will be the earliest they've faced each other at a grand slam tournament in 20 years. "Unfortunately and fortunately, we have to play each other". And the pair are looking forward t...

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Federer dominates Nishioka to reach US Open 2nd round

Federer dominates Nishioka to reach US Open 2nd round

We were not the only ones today". Federer's third-round opponent could be the entertaining, if mercurial, Nick Kyrgios , the 30th-seeded Australian who had 25 aces and 14 double-faults while defeating...

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Liverpool could face tougher Champions League group as draw seedings set

Liverpool could face tougher Champions League group as draw seedings set

This said, they might be forced to make a hard decision over Raheem Sterling in the next 12 months.at least according to a report, that is. Title holder Real Madrid and other European powers cou...

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Packers trade QB Brett Hundley to Seahawks

Packers trade QB Brett Hundley to Seahawks

Ian Rapoport of NFL Network adds the Packers will receive a 2019 sixth-round draft pick back for Hundley, who started nine games last season. The Packers secured Kizer from the Browns this offseason...

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Former Eagles linebacker Mychal Kendricks charged for alleged insider trading

Former Eagles linebacker Mychal Kendricks charged for alleged insider trading

Kendricks made more than $1 million by trading before four acquisitions were announced, Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said during a news conference on Wednesday....

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Jets trading Teddy Bridgewater to Saints

Jets trading Teddy Bridgewater to Saints

As the deadline approaches, several big name players could also be traded - such as quarterback Teddy Bridgewater , who the New York Jets traded to the New Orleans Saints today. He was a Pro Bowl...

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The Packers are paying Aaron Rodgers $80M - in the next 6 months

The Packers are paying Aaron Rodgers $80M - in the next 6 months

Schefter reports that Rodgers will sign the contract Wednesday. He's now 34. A four-year extension to his current two-year deal would put him there. Ryan agreed to a five-year, $150 million extensio...

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Mourinho on the brink: One defeat from the sack

Mourinho on the brink: One defeat from the sack

We were booed and deservedly. "So you keep trying and keep trying and keep trying". Manchester United fans were certainly ecstatic following the latest reports claiming Anthony Martial is set fo...

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Hughton rues Brighton's missed opportunity at Liverpool

Hughton rues Brighton's missed opportunity at Liverpool

Beneath the surface, though, Jürgen Klopp's team displayed a different face, and the characteristics required of those who stay top until the end. The link-up play of the front three was not quite a...

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Aaron Rodgers' new deal sets records for average, guaranteed money

The deal is worth $134 million in base salary, with guarantees and incentives worth up to $180 million. The extension would keep Rodgers in Green Bay for the next six seasons. Shortly before Jones twe...

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U.S. Open regrets Cornet's warning for shirt change

U.S. Open regrets Cornet's warning for shirt change

That act was deemed a violation by the chair umpire, but tournament officials today clarified its position. Male players frequently change or remove their shirts between games and sometimes sit shir...

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Dimitry Seluk: Yaya Toure has passed medical in London

Dimitry Seluk: Yaya Toure has passed medical in London

Toure, 35, has been patiently on the lookout for his next club since ending his glittering eight-year spell with Manchester City last season. "Toure @ YayaToure has passed a medical in London ",...

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Right on schedule, Jose Mourinho is having a meltdown at Manchester United

Right on schedule, Jose Mourinho is having a meltdown at Manchester United

He lasted just two years at Inter, three at Real Madrid and two in his second stint at Chelsea , and now he looks set to leave United whenever he and the board get sick of each other this season. Uni...

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What are the reasons for Manchester United's crisis under Mourinho?

What are the reasons for Manchester United's crisis under Mourinho?

But Martial is not to Mourinho's taste and although he can no longer replace the forward, the Manchester United manager still wants the player sold before the transfer window across Europe close...

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Should Tom Brady Continue To Dodge Questions About Alex Guerrero?

Should Tom Brady Continue To Dodge Questions About Alex Guerrero?

During his weekly radio hit with WEEI in Boston on Monday, Brady was asked about Guerrero. I have a lot of respect for Eric going all the way back to when we talked to him coming out of Minnesot...

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French Open may reconsider Serena Williams catsuit ban after backlash

French Open may reconsider Serena Williams catsuit ban after backlash

The 23-time Grand Slam singles victor is playing in only her seventh tournament and has made it past the third round just twice, but one of those occasions was Wimbledon, where she reached the final b...

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Manu Ginobili, a four-time champion with Spurs, retires at 41

Manu Ginobili, a four-time champion with Spurs, retires at 41

Ginobili's pro career lasted 23 seasons in all, starting with stints in Italy and his native Argentina before he came to San Antonio in 2002. Leonard's departure meant Ginobili would have been t...

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Eric Decker is done with football

Eric Decker is done with football

He didn't play on Friday in the first half of a preseason loss to Carolina when quarterback Tom Brady was on the field. In the retirement post, Eric praised the game of football calling it his 'chi...

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Man United troubles intensify as Spurs win 3-0 at Old Trafford

Man United troubles intensify as Spurs win 3-0 at Old Trafford

In his managerial career, Mourinho has won three Premier League titles at the helm of Chelsea FC, winning two (2004-05, 2005-06) during his first spell with the club, and another (2014-15) during ...

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Nike Claps Back At The French Open Banning Serena Williams’ Catsuit

Nike Claps Back At The French Open Banning Serena Williams’ Catsuit

The black catsuit Serena Williams wore during the French Open has reportedly been banned. Williams , who has been hampered all season by a knee injury that has limited her court time this year,...

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Donald Trump praises Tiger Woods for urging respect for presidency

Donald Trump praises Tiger Woods for urging respect for presidency

A three-putt bogey at the last had him sweating as to whether his tournament was over. His first birdie came after seven pars on the 594-par -5 17th, where he drove just under 300 yards and chipped to...

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Dennis completes sweep of Grand Tour time trials with Vuelta success

Dennis completes sweep of Grand Tour time trials with Vuelta success

Froome opted against defending his crown after winning the Giro and finishing the Tour de France third behind teammate and champion Geraint Thomas last month. "He was in tip-top shape leading up to ...

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Odell Beckham Jr. agrees to record deal with Giants

Odell Beckham Jr. agrees to record deal with Giants

While terms were not disclosed, the deal with the 25-year-old is worth about $95m (£73.5m) with £50m guaranteed. The team later made the deal official. The restructuring will help the Giants save $3 m...

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Clinical Spurs pile pressure on Mourinho as gamble backfires

Clinical Spurs pile pressure on Mourinho as gamble backfires

Before Mourinho's fiery press conference, he spoke to Sky Sports. Within eight minutes of the second half, Spurs fans were serenading him with "You're getting sacked in the morning" and "You're no...

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Simona Halep suffers shock first-round defeat at the US Open

Simona Halep suffers shock first-round defeat at the US Open

The world No.44 earned the first break when she launched a back-hand lob over Halep's head to jump out to a 2-1 lead and went on to win five of the first six games while winning 80 percent of her firs...

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