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City keeper Ederson wants goal this season

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The manager, though, is concerned his squad's performance levels will drop, now that they effectively have only pride left to play for this term. They are also set to break the record amount of Premier League wins in a season, now on 29 with the record at 30. Read More »

Philadelphia 76ers: 3 reasons Game 5 against Heat is must-win scenario

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The Heat had led for much of Game 4 before letting the 76ers reclaim the lead in the fourth quarter. "They're going to live in a really isolated, sort of roomed-in world of, 'Let's just win a game". Rajon Rondo added 16 assists, and Davis also had 11 rebounds and three blocks for New Orleans, which is moving on to the second round of the playoffs for only the second time since the National Basketball Association returned to the city 16 seasons ago. Read More »

Bayern are better than last season warns Real's Zidane

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Madrid are set to bolster their forward line this summer with Karim Benzema struggling in front of goal and Gareth Bale unable to make any impact following a spate of injuries. With the Allianz Arena hosting the opener, it is very much a meeting of two of European football's biggest heavyweights with five-time winners Bayern relishing the prospect of taking on the back-to-back champions and overall record holders. Read More »

High School Golfer Gets Attacked By Goose On The Course

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In Michigan? Here's a tip: stay as far away from the geese as you possibly can. According to the Blissfield Athletics Twitter page, Couling and other golfers had just finished teeing off and were walking down the fairway . Isaac Couling of Concord High was minding his own business when he accidentally infuriated a territorial goose, and Devon Pitts of Blissfield was there to capture it all. Read More »

Yankees belt four home runs in another Twins beatdown

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Both sluggers began the game batting under.190. "He's a really gifted hitter", Boone said of Andujar, who hit his third homer and doubled Monday. Slumping Giancarlo Stanton homered in going 4 for 4 and Gleyber Torres singled for his first major league hit. Read More »

Italy deny reports over Carlo Ancelotti offer

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The Azzurri failed to qualify for a World Cup for the first time since 1958, and have spent a while trying to look for a new Coach, with former Inter player Gigi Di Biagio managing the side for two friendlies in the interim. "You have to talk about many things, the program and finances, but we could not talk about them". "It is true, there is a vision that could see Carlo, like others, on the bench of the national team". Read More »

Everton boss Sam Allardyce defends style of play

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Rafa Benitez was not able to fashion a victory in his 100th game as Newcastle manager, with Dwight Gayle - who started the game on the bench - going closest in the 64th minute for the visitors. "We try and limit those mistakes every week", he added. "I am pleased with the effort of the players but this final pass in the final third can make the difference", said the Spaniard. Read More »

Napoli attacker Lorenzo Insigne taunts Juventus after shock win

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Juventus , themselves famed for pulling off wins from similar situations, were left shattered after seeing their 20-match unbeaten league run ended while Napoli's players celebrated a famous win. Napoli dominated much of the match and retained possession, but just could not find the final pass to break down a resolute Juventus defense. These followers shall be hoping Juve would possibly drop factors of their remaining video games, particularly as they should play away at third-place ... Read More »

Lance Armstrong Settles $100M Lawsuit With USPS, Justice Department

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Although rumours of drug use swirled around Armstrong throughout his career, he never failed a test. Cancer survivor, once tipped as the all-time great long distance cycling champion, in 2012 was stripped of his record seven Tour de France titles after his admission of doping during competitions in a televised interview. Read More »

Conte: Mourinho and I have resolved feud

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There is not a problem between him and I. For sure, we are talking about two managers with strong character. Jose Mourinho was victorious on that day for the Blues-in an ironic twist of fate-just after losing the league title to Manchester United in a thrilling Premier League season. Read More »

Capitals advance with Game 6 win over Jackets

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It's always fun when these archrivals meet, although admittedly less so for the Capitals and their fans. Look up overtime in the dictionary and there you will find the Washington Capitals . Momentum was shifting to the home team, but Ovechkin would soon quiet the sellout crowd of 18,637 at Nationwide Arena . "He's got an exceptional shot, I think the best in the National Hockey League", defenseman Olli Maatta said . Read More »

Atletico's Simeone: Unlikely Costa plays 1st leg vs

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A number of names have already been suggested, including Brendan Rodgers, Luis Enrique and Patrick Vieira. Atletico Madrid manager, Diego Simeone , has admitted that Diego Costa is unlikely to be fit for the first leg of their Europa League semi-final against Arsenal on Thursday. Read More »

Area high schools will be well represented at this week's National Football League draft

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The team traded former starting quarterback Tyrod Taylor early in the offseason before trading Cordy Glenn and the 21st overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft to the Cincinnati Bengals in exchange for pick No. Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown will represent the Browns and announce the selection at the draft in Arlington, Texas, on Friday night. There hasn't been much talk about the Bills holding an interest in moving into the second overall spot, especially with it likely requiring them to ... Read More »

Sushma Swaraj welcomed by China's foreign minister Wang Yi at SCO meet

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Bilateral ties between India and China have also soured because of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor which passes through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, which is an integral part of India. China has blocked India's membership of a nuclear cartel and it has also been blocking United Nations sanctions against a Pakistan-based militant leader blamed for attacks on India. Read More »

IPL 2018: Krishnappa Gowtham's knock was a lifetime experience, says Sanju Samson

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He subsequently bowled slower and knuckleballs to peg back Rajasthan back into the game. Bumrah finished with figures of 4-0-28-2 and had bowled pretty well prior to his last over. Kulkarni started the proceedings for Rajasthan very well as he dismissed Lewis for duck. After conceding just 17 runs from his first three overs, the West Indian-born paceman proved his worth with three crucial wickets at the death that prevented any chance of a late Mumbai charge. Read More »

Belt has 21-pitch at-bat, later homers as Giants beat Angels

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Los Angeles Angel's rookie pitcher Jaime Barria was finally able to get Belt to fly out, but not before Belt fouled off 16 pitches - including 10 in a row. Meanwhile, Cueto took a no-hitter into the sixth inning. In both club-houses then there is praise for Belt and also Barria's approach. Through five innings, Cueto had walked two and hit two batters with pitches. Read More »

Manaea pitches a no-hitter against the Red Sox

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The play: In the top of the sixth, Benintendi hit a slow chopper up the line that was fielded by Oakland first baseman Matt Olson coming in on the ball. Hopefully it's all going to be good". Considering how well the pitchers are also tossing the ball, right now we're seeing a ideal storm of productivity from the Boston Red Sox. Read More »

Sunday's National Hockey League roundup: Penguins eliminate Flyers with 8-5 victory

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Pittsburgh scored five goals in a row - one by winger Patric Hornqvist , who returned after missing two games due to an upper-body injury , and four straight by winger Jake Guentzel . Angry Flyers fans chanted "Fire Hakstol!" They will play the victor of the Washington Capitals-Columbus Blue Jackets series in the second round. Guentzel is only the second player in National Hockey League history to score four consecutive goals - a streak uninterrupted by either team - in a playoff ... Read More »

Amir Khan knocked out Phil Lo Greco in 40 seconds

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However, he showed no signs of rust against Lo Greco as he knocked down the Canadian Lo Greco two times early in the match. The build-up and anticipation on the night felt like an eternity compared to the actual fight itself, as not long after Khan stepped into the ring he was back in his dressing room celebrating with his friends and family. Read More »

G7 FMs agree to leave door open for dialogue with Russian Federation

President Donald Trump's demand to "fix" what he sees as flaws in the deal, the senior State Department official said. The final joint statement from the talks will not be released until Monday, but officials from other nations confirmed that the ministers had taken a tough line on Russia's alleged crimes. Read More »

Calderon To Start For Cavs If Injured George Hill Can't Play

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From there, IN went to work, getting the deficit down to a 60-50 Cavs lead at the break following a backdoor feed from Stephenson to Darren Collison to close the half. The victory evens the series at two games apiece and turns the matchup into a best-of-three over the next week. Jose Calderon made his first postseason start since 2014 in place of Hill. Read More »

San Antonio Spurs at New Orleans Pelicans 4/11/18, Prediction & Odds

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Game one was a very low-scoring battle and Portland's defense should play better than game one as they held opponents to 44% shooting from the field in the regular season. How does Davis deal with playoffs? The last time the Blazers and Pelicans battled, Davis logged 36 points with 14 boards and six blocks. The All-Star's only previous appearance in the postseason was in 2015 when the Pelicans were swept by the Golden State Warriors in the first round. Read More »

20, mostly students, injured as anti-rape protests continue across Valley

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Meanwhile, an official said that all the educational institutions were closed in the town for the day in wake of the protests and clashes in the area. Shouting slogans in favour of the rape and murder victim, the protesting students tried to take out a protest march. Four students and two policemen were reported injured at Ajas Bandipora. Read More »

Defence found: Bucks overwhelm Celtics for 116-92 win

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Milwaukee Bucks playoff series. The Bucks produced a complete team performance to flummox the Boston Celtics and seize a sizable share of momentum coming out of Game 3. But the Celtics allowed the Bucks to shoot at least 57 percent for a second straight game. The Celtics have won four of the five previous playoff series between the teams and have an 18-12 edge in games won. Read More »

Jets' historic win leads to Winnipeg traffic jams — Twitter reaction

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The Winnipeg Jets and Minnesota Wild , coming into this series, each took a lot of penalties and each played effectively on the man advantage. "A couple deflections, and you can see that's how a game can kind of run away from you". With that said, Winnipeg fired on all cylinders and, other than in the single loss, Connor Hellebuyck didn't allow more than two goals in any game and put up two shutouts. Read More »