• Heynckes fired up for 'gigantic' Real Madrid clash

    Heynckes fired up for 'gigantic' Real Madrid clash

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    In announcing Kovac's hiring earlier in the day, Salihamidzic said Bayern were "very happy that we could secure Niko Kovac's services". It is no surprise for either Bayern and Real to be in the last four - anything less would have been measured a failure for clubs that will meet for 25th and 26th times in Europe, making it the most-played UEFA competition tie.
  • Four hurricane names retired following 2017 devastation

    Four hurricane names retired following 2017 devastation

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    Infamous storm names such as Haiyan (Philippines, 2013), Sandy (USA, 2012), Katrina (USA, 2005), Mitch (Honduras, 1998) and Tracy (Darwin, 1974) are examples for this. The flooding from Hurricane Harvey was nothing short of catastrophic in southeastern Texas and southwestern Louisiana because the large storm stalled for days in late August.
  • Tottenham fans desperate to see Erik Lamela start against Man City

    Tottenham fans desperate to see Erik Lamela start against Man City

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    Salah is now just four goals ahead of Kane and Spurs , who host Manchester City on Saturday, have six more games to play to Liverpool's five. "You can not underestimate clubs like Chelsea and Arsenal". The England worldwide has now flown to Qatar where he will undergo treatment at Aspetar, one of the world's leading specialised orthopaedic and sports medicine hospitals.
  • Champions League semi-final draw

    Champions League semi-final draw

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    It will begin at 12pm BST and take place at Uefa headquarters in Nyon. Who will get their hands on the Champions League trophy? The road to the Champions League Final is winding down and the field is nearly set. You can also follow all the action on the SunSport LIVE BLOG. Lazio will reach their first European semi-final in 15-years if they overcome Salzburg.
  • Tyson Fury Is BACK, Returns To The Ring On June 9th

    Tyson Fury Is BACK, Returns To The Ring On June 9th

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    Joshua, 28, is now more concerned about making a fight with American Deontay Wilder, the WBC champion, who has been offered £8.8million to agree to a clash for all four major heavyweight titles. "The reflexes are as good as they've ever been". Fury may have to wait for his chance to face Joshua, who is also due to face WBA mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin, of Russian Federation, if he wants to keep all of his belts.
  • Belgian cyclist Goolaerts, 23, dies after mid-race heart attack

    Belgian cyclist Goolaerts, 23, dies after mid-race heart attack

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    It added that he "died of cardiac arrest, all medical assistance was to no avail". David Lappartient, president of cycling's peak body UCI, offered his condolences to the rider's family. Team Sky: "Everyone at Team Sky is heartbroken by the loss of Michael Goolaerts . Such a sad news ...", Sagan wrote on Twitter. According to the post-race Decision of the Commissaire's Jury sheet, both riders have been fined for breaking UCI race regulation article 12.1.040/23 , which states that no ...
  • Betts hits slam, Red Sox crush Yanks for 9th win in row

    Betts hits slam, Red Sox crush Yanks for 9th win in row

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    He was 2 for 6 with an RBI for Las Vegas in its first four games this year as the Mets' top affiliate. Game 11 featured it all. Stemming from Tyler Austin's slide into shortstop Brock Holt , which emptied both benches, Red Sox reliever Joe Kelly lit the fuse one more time by hitting the Yankees designated hitter in the back with a 97 miles per hour fastball.
  • Indian shooter Shreyasi Singh wins gold at CWG 2018

    Indian shooter Shreyasi Singh wins gold at CWG 2018

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    The other Indian in the event, Varsha Varman finished fourth. It is also worth mentioning here that she bagged the silver in the same event in the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Defending champion Jitu Rai, however, had a disappointing outing with a score of 105.0. Cox finished with a silver medal. Mitharval had also won the bronze in the 10m air pistol event on Monday with a score of 214.3.
  • Everton boss Sam Allardyce to hold talks with Wayne Rooney

    Everton boss Sam Allardyce to hold talks with Wayne Rooney

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    Sam Allardyce has sought to offer an explanation as to why Davy Klaassen isn't getting a look-in at Everton . Rooney was taken off with just 57 minutes played in the goalless draw at Goodison Park to be replaced by Idrissa Gueye, and seemed angry with the call as he grabbed his coat with force and muttered to himself on the bench.
  • Bills' Richie Incognito says he's retiring due to health concerns

    Bills' Richie Incognito says he's retiring due to health concerns

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    Listen to WYRK at Work with Brett Alan, weekdays from 10am-3pm on Buffalo's New Country 106.5 WYRK! Bills' running back LeSean McCoy tweeted he would give Incognito $300,000 to stay with the team. Incognito told Carucci that his liver and kidneys are "shutting down", so his best option might be to walk away from football. Went to the doctor .
  • Roma stuns Barcelona in Champions League quarterfinals

    Roma stuns Barcelona in Champions League quarterfinals

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    Barcelona were the most recent to do so, ousting Paris Saint-Germain 6-1 in an extraordinary second leg during last year's competition. Roma dominated the game, they believed in themselves. 'It was a long way from that to winning 3-0 and not conceding at home, but all credit to the Coach, because he invented this formation two days ago, drilled it into our heads and it worked wonders'.
  • Anthony Rizzo: 'I want to play' in Cubs' home opener

    Anthony Rizzo: 'I want to play' in Cubs' home opener

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    Pittsburgh is off to a surprising 7-2 start. Though they aren't playing Monday, Cubs players managed to make the best of their situation as they took to Wrigley's snowy diamond for a little snow-day fun. About 10 miles to the south, the White Sox were hosting the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday in a game delayed briefly by the wintry weather. The Pirates will benefit from missing Yu Darvish's turn in the rotation and the Cubs' offense had an uneven first week, but the Cubs possess one of the ...
  • Verstappen responds to Hamilton

    Verstappen responds to Hamilton "dickhead" gibe

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    Hamilton was heard calling the Red Bull driver a "d***head" during a private conversation, picked up by microphones in the drivers' room, shortly before the podium ceremonies. "From Max's position Lewis should have conceded the corner, given up, and from Lewis's position he's saying Max gave him no room to work with". Hamilton, who stressed at the start of the weekend the battle at the front was closer than it appeared in Melbourne, reiterated Mercedes had a serious challenge on their ...
  • Manchester City vs Liverpool: 5 players who could decide the tie

    Manchester City vs Liverpool: 5 players who could decide the tie

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    He told a pre-match news conference: "Of course, to go through you have to make nearly the flawless game, create a lot of chances, be clinical, and the chances we're going to receive, defend well and the keeper save it". Our situation is not the easiest situation in world football, we are not flying with a full squad, but we stick together and we want to go as far as possible".