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Arsenal finally sign Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Dortmund

Arsenal finally sign Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Dortmund

Giving his first official interview to the club website upon signing his contract, Papastathopoulos expressed his delight at being able to get involved with the new-look Arsenal . He will add much-...

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Milwaukee Bucks center Thon Maker in brawl during FIBA qualifying game

Milwaukee Bucks center Thon Maker in brawl during FIBA qualifying game

Thirteen players were ejected with four from Australia and nine from the Philippines . Basketball Australia , the sport's governing body in Australia, has released a statement saying , " Basketb...

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Trading draft rights, Kevin Love are options for Cavaliers | Jeff Schudel

Trading draft rights, Kevin Love are options for Cavaliers | Jeff Schudel

The Cavs drafted their point guard of the future on Thursday night, and they got a star in Collin Sexton . "I've been told that the only thing that'll keep LeBron James in Cleveland is if his l...

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Russian Federation stun Spain on penalties to reach World Cup quarter-finals

Russian Federation stun Spain on penalties to reach World Cup quarter-finals

It was also the ninth time that Spain have failed to beat a host of a World Cup or European Championships. Although we admit it's a bit early to be talking about England in a World Cup final, ...

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Fans react to blistering start in Croatia v Denmark

Fans react to blistering start in Croatia v Denmark

Jorgensen's goal , his first for his country, was the fastest in Denmark's World Cup history, while Mandzukic's was the second earliest for Croatia , after Darjio Srna scored in the opening minu...

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Philadelphia 76ers: 3 reactions to LeBron James declining 2018-19 contract option

Philadelphia 76ers: 3 reactions to LeBron James declining 2018-19 contract option

Finally in not so surprising news- LeBron James is a free agent. He joins LeBron James , Kevin Durant, Chris Paul , DeAndre Jordan and others as some of the top free agents this year. Times. T...

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Messi gets face-saving Kazan mural to match Ronaldo’s

Messi gets face-saving Kazan mural to match Ronaldo’s

Perhaps we're getting too far ahead of ourselves, we nearly certainly are, but in seven days' time football fans around the world could be salivating over the prospect of Portugal versus Argentina in ...

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Mexico and Sweden teams unchanged for Group F decider

Mexico and Sweden teams unchanged for Group F decider

Germany coach Joachim Loew has been blasted at home for conservative roster choices. After watching replays on the pitchside monitor, the official decided the action was not deliberate - to the fru...

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Dave's Dribble: Portugal 1-1 Iran

Dave's Dribble: Portugal 1-1 Iran

The video is not making the decision - that ultimate responsibility still lies with the on and off-field referees - it's how they use it that should be questioned. "We´ve seen all the qualifying games...

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How Moses felt after Eagles crashed out of World Cup

How Moses felt after Eagles crashed out of World Cup

Defender Marcos Rojo then became the hero, popping up with an instinctive right-footed finish to send Argentina through at Nigeria's expense, sparking wild scenes from Argentinians inside the stadiu...

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Lahiri Starts Travelers Championships with 3-under 69; Spieth in Lead

Lahiri Starts Travelers Championships with 3-under 69; Spieth in Lead

That has helped attract a 156-player field that includes five world's top 10 ranked golfers and all four reigning major championship winners: Brooks Koepka , who won his second straight U.S. "I felt ...

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Uruguay vs Portugal | 30 Jun 2018

Uruguay vs Portugal | 30 Jun 2018

It has been like that for the whole of 2018. Not just (Diego) Godin. The World Cup has seen a number of fierce encounters down the years from the "Battle of Santiago" in 1962 to the violent game b...

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What LeBron James’ 2014 letter tells us about his looming free agency

What LeBron James’ 2014 letter tells us about his looming free agency

LeBron James had to inform the Cleveland Cavaliers if he meant to opt in or out of his contract by the end of Friday. Even that was a remote possibility. That guy, who spent the last two years beat...

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Mexico fans celebrate South Korea's victory over Germany with impromptu parades

Mexico fans celebrate South Korea's victory over Germany with impromptu parades

In the group's other match, Sweden beat Mexico 3-0 but both sides have qualified for the next round of the competition. Sweden and Mexico finished on six points, with the Scandinavians finishi...

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Everything you need to know about the World Cup’s fair play tiebreaker

Everything you need to know about the World Cup’s fair play tiebreaker

So how does that effect the World Cup standings today? The goal came six minutes into the second half when 23-year-old Januzaj shimmied on the edge of the box and sent a ideal shot into the far co...

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Swiss World Cup Stars With Kosovo Roots Fined for Taunting Serbs

Swiss World Cup Stars With Kosovo Roots Fined for Taunting Serbs

I have spoken with their [Shaqiri and Xhaka's] fathers a lot about the subject", said Lichtsteiner, who also appeared to make the "double eagle" hand gesture in a photo published by Swiss tabloid Bli...

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WSU quarterback Tyler Hilinski had brain disease CTE, family says

WSU quarterback Tyler Hilinski had brain disease CTE, family says

The results showed that the 21-year-old was suffering from CTE , a degenerative brain disease that has been associated with brain injuries and has put the future of professional football in doubt. 2 ...

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Tim Henman makes big revelation about Serena Williams

Tim Henman makes big revelation about Serena Williams

Williams is now ranked 183rd in the world after returning to the tour in March following the birth of her daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr, in September 2017. Wimbledon will release the draw on Fr...

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Russian Federation coach Stanislav Cherchesov bemoans set piece frailties vs. Uruguay

Russian Federation coach Stanislav Cherchesov bemoans set piece frailties vs. Uruguay

Edinson Cavani eventually got the third goal for Uruguay in the last minute of regulation time with a close-range finish after Diego Godin's initial header was saved. "I like how my team played ...

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Spurs Open To Trading Kawhi Leonard To Lakers

Spurs Open To Trading Kawhi Leonard To Lakers

Although the Spurs may be hesitant to trade with the Lakers, they would back off that stance if it meant receiving the best return for Leonard. Leonard has one year remaining on his contract, meanin...

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Late goal against Sweden keeps Germany’s hopes alive

Late goal against Sweden keeps Germany’s hopes alive

After losing possession carelessly in his own half that had resulted in Sweden's goal, Kroos redeemed himself by scoring the exquisite victor. Sweden sits third in the group, level on three points a...

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Swiss players avoid World Cup ban for eagle celebrations

Swiss players avoid World Cup ban for eagle celebrations

Koeppel, who helped bring President Donald Trump's former strategist Steve Bannon to an SVP rally in Zurich, also labelled Swiss players of African descent "ensuisses", a demeaning term that questions...

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Egypt's history-making keeper El Hadary apologises to nation

Egypt's history-making keeper El Hadary apologises to nation

Saudi Arabia , whose last World Cup win came 12 games and 24 years ago, worked their way back into the contest and were presented with a golden chance to level when referee Wilmar Roldan awarded the...

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LeBron James Not Interested In Listening To Recruiting Pitches

LeBron James Not Interested In Listening To Recruiting Pitches

Isaiah Thomas #7 of the Los Angeles Lakers attempts a basket against Isaiah Taylor #22 of the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on February 26, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. While starting 70 of the 136 g...

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2018 NBA Draft grades — Phoenix Suns

2018 NBA Draft grades — Phoenix Suns

The Suns have exceptional young talent to welcome Ayton; however, the brief mention of Ayton's future teammates was underwhelming and hardly informative. "Whatever we do, we're going to ensure that he...

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