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Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial

Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial

Victorian youngster Brett Coletta, playing just his second US PGA Tour event, shot 72 to remain at three under (tied 27th) and is five shots ahead of countryman Cameron Smith (73) at two over. The world's No. 1 player three-putted the par-3 16th after hitting into the water and made triple bogey. The 33-year-old hit 13 of 14 fairways and said sustaining his career-best form with the driver would be key to any hope of catching Dufner. Read More

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Newcomers To Cavs-Warriors Rivalry Embrace Finals

According to a survey shared at the team's official website , a plurality of Carolina Panthers are predicting that Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers win this year's title over the Golden State Warriors. If this year is anything like last year, we could be in for a classic. He is the National Basketball Association's most prolific play-off scorer and has been named the league's Most Valuable Player four times . Read More

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Ban vs Eng: Bangladesh get a root canal

He would definitely be a loss if he couldn't play. Hales' opening partner Roy just can not get started. An unbeaten 133 by a cramping Joe Root , a 95 by opener Alex Hales , and an unbeaten 75 by captain Eoin Morgan paced an aggressive England to what, in the end, was a comfortable win in sunny conditions. Read More

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Guentzel's goal lifts Penguins by Predators 5-3 in Game 1

Guentzel's goal lifts Penguins by Predators 5-3 in Game 1

With 12 shots on goal and 28 attempted shots in Game 1 against the Predators , Pittsburgh scored five goals, including three on eight shots in the first period to take a 3-0 lead. "We were kind of in a hole there and believed we were going to come back and we did it", Sissons said. " We hear the commentary , 'Well, it was just offsides by a little bit". Read More

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Goalie Matt Murray to start for Penguins in Game 4 vs. Senators

Following Wednesday, Fleury's three worst games of the playoffs have been Game 4 against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first round, Game 6 against the Capitals and, obviously, Game 3 against the Senators. Already I can hear the cries of "unfair!" The Sens have simply sucked the life out of their attack with an intensely defensive approach mirroring the one which helped them capture second spot in the Atlantic division during the regular season before topping the Bruins and Rangers in ... Read More

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Muguruza downs Schiavone to begin title defence

Muguruza downs Schiavone to begin title defence

Garbine Muguruza hailed the incredible longevity of Francesca Schiavone after defeating the veteran Italian in a first round battle of French Open champions. "I'm very happy to be back here after what happened previous year". The 35-year-old Ferrer prevailed 5-7, 6-3, 4-6, 6-3, 13-11 and improved to 22-11 in five-set matches (6-1 at French Open ). Read More

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Hamilton wins Spanish GP

The trio of DNFs promoted him to the podium albeit 75 seconds adrift of race victor Lewis Hamilton . Every driver, apart from those on the podium, was lapped during an exhausting contest that saw Finn Kimi Raikkonen of Ferrari and last year's victor, Dutch teenager Max Verstappen, crash into retirement on the first lap. Read More

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Kane completes season with hat trick, collects golden boot

Kane completes season with hat trick, collects golden boot

Sixteen of his 23 goals have come with that foot, four with the left and three with his head. But that is exactly what they did in the 11th minute when Josh Tymon's under-hit pass was intercepted by Christian Eriksen . Silva was a surprise appointment when he replaced Mike Phelan in January. Grosicki raced into the box to tee-up Niasse and, when the latter's shot was blocked, the on-loan Everton striker backheeled the ball to Clucas, who buried his low shot. Read More

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James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

That's when James, who had eight points, five rebounds and five assists in the first half as Cleveland took a 66-50 lead, normally steps up and takes over a game, but it didn't happen in Game 3. Cleveland, stunned by Boston in Game 3 after romping two blowout wins in the opening two games of the Eastern Conference series , looked to be heading for another shock as the Celtics dominated the first half. Read More

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Manchester United win Europa League

Manchester United win Europa League

After Manchester United's 2-0 win against AFC Ajax in the Uefa Europa League , Juan Mata was quick to dedicate the win to the victims of the Manchester terror attack. Riding an emotional wave after the events earlier this week in the city, Jose Mourinho's men turned in a masterclass to quell the threat of a Dutch side who had shown their class in the previous rounds to knock out the likes of Schalke and Lyon. Read More

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Ronaldo, Zidane say Real Madrid's focus on title-clinching win vs. Malaga

REAL MADRID are just a point away from their first La Liga title since 2012. "We know what we need to do, we need to prepare well and recover from today as we gave so much". "But I am doing well and helping the team with goals at the moment, so I am happy". Los Blancos will win La Liga if they are victorious against mid-table Malaga in their final game of the season on Sunday (May 21). Read More

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Alisher Usmanov reportedly attempts takeover of Arsenal

Alisher Usmanov reportedly attempts takeover of Arsenal

Arsenal failed to clinch a top-four place in the Premier League, which will have a significant financial impact as they have not qualified for the lucrative European Champions League for the first time in 20 seasons. Kroenke has long maintained his investment is on behalf of his family for the long term and he sees it as being for generations. However, he blamed the uncertainty over his future for contributing to the club failing to qualify for the Champions League. Read More

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Rohit Sharma, Mohammed Shami Return To Indian Squad For ICC Champions Trophy

India have belatedly named their Champions Trophy squad , which includes recovering offspinner Ravi Ashwin, nearly two weeks after missing the initial deadline. Shami has picked up two wickets in five games in the IPL since his return to action from a lengthy injury layoff. According to a report of India Today, Indian captain Virat Kohli will join the team selection meeting May 8 via a conference call to pick the squad for the Champions Trophy. Read More

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ESPN Upfront: Network announces new shows, lineup for 2018

ESPN Upfront: Network announces new shows, lineup for 2018

Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic are both staying at ESPN, but they're heading in different directions. "This trio will retain ESPN RADIO's leadership position in the morning drive space". According to ESPN, the new show will have "several full-time cohosts and a rotation of various guests and expert contributors". Additional details about the show, including the name, will be announced at a later date. Read More

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Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL 2017

Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL 2017

Unlike the previous seasons, RCB's batting has been the biggest disappointment with the likes of Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers and Kohli himself not stepping up. Kohli brought up his half-century at the end of the 15th over, needing 39 balls to get to the milestone. Delhi's chase got off to a disastrous start when Sanju Samson was dismissed by Avesh Khan's second ball. Read More

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Zabaleta to leave Man City at end of season

Zabaleta to leave Man City at end of season

The manager indicated last week that he had already decided whether to keep Yaya Toure , Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna, Willy Caballero, Jesus Navas and Tosin Adarabioyo. Pablo Zabaleta of Manchester City (L) looks dejected after the Premier League match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium on January 21, 2017 in Manchester , England. Read More

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All black everything for Celtics before Game 6 at Wizards

Isaiah Thomas led the Celtics with 29 points and 12 assists. "It was just amusing to me", Wall said to CSN Mid-Atlantic of the Celtics' all-black. "He was terrific", said Celtics head coach Brad Stevens. The Wizards are not going to wilt under Game 7 pressure, not after the way they won Game 6 on John Wall's three-pointer with 3.5 seconds to play. Read More

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Mets suspend pitcher Matt Harvey for 3 days

Mets suspend pitcher Matt Harvey for 3 days

Matt Harvey has been suspended for three days without pay for violation of club rules. The Marlins learned of the move at 11:45 a.m. and had little to no time to prepare for the replacement. In the third, he launched a solo shot off the glass window of the Porsche Grille, a shot measured at 468 feet for his 10th homer of the year. "We're not going into in-depth". Read More

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Micah Harris' Forecast: Strong to severe storms later today

Micah Harris' Forecast: Strong to severe storms later today

Savage thunderstorms brought hail and a few brief tornadoes to southwestern Oklahoma and the Caprock of the Texas Panhandle and South Plains. Expect wind damage to roofs.siding and trees. South winds will remain at 15 to 25 miles per hour until later Thursday night when winds will shift out of the north. Be sure to check back for regular forecast updates, as tonight's weather-maker slides in. Read More

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National Football League denies Gordon's reinstatement request

National Football League denies Gordon's reinstatement request

Josh Gordon applied for reinstatement in the first week of March, and his reinstatement has officially been denied by the National Football League, according to USA Today's Tom Pelissero . He hasn't appeared in a regular-season game since December 21, 2014, and it's unknown whether Commissioner Roger Goodell will ever reinstate him. The 26-year-old was suspended for two games in 2013, 10 games in 2014, all 16 games in 2015 season and the first four games this year. Read More

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Conte Cautious As Chelsea Are Set To Clinch EPL Title

Conte Cautious As Chelsea Are Set To Clinch EPL Title

Only an incredible collapse could prevent Conte bagging the title in his first season and adding it to his three Serie A crowns achieved in successive seasons with Juventus. 'We will give it our best tomorrow. Contest refused to be drawn on whether he could be tempted to take over Inter Milan next season after media reports linking him to the job at the San Siro. Read More

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Koeman frustrated with Barkley uncertainty

Ronald Koeman has now set a week's deadline for the Englishman to sign a new contract. Asked whether a conclusion to the deal was close, Koeman said: "Yes". Standard Sport exclusively revealed in December that Mauricio Pochettino has been monitoring the England international's contract negotiations. Chelsea and Manchester City have been interested in the last few months although neither is understood to have approached Everton with an offer. Read More

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Kevin Pillar robs Jose Ramirez for catch of the year

Kevin Pillar robs Jose Ramirez for catch of the year

From his home run hat trick against the Detroit Tigers in August 2015, to his game-tying homer during that epic Game 5 playoff game against the Texas Rangers , to, as mentioned above, the AL Wild Card home run. Second base umpire Vic Carapazza ejected Blue Jays Manager John Gibbons (obstruction call) in the top of the 8th inning of the Indians-Blue Jays game. Read More

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