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Moses In Action As West Ham's Chicharito Punishes Chelsea

Moses In Action As West Ham's Chicharito Punishes Chelsea

The Hammers will be looking to take their form from the recent 3-0 victory over Southampton to West London as they bid to move further clear of the relegation zone. Guy Mowbray: "There'll be a sombre mood before kick-off, as Stamford Bridge mourns the passing of a favourite son". The popular former England and Chelsea midfielder was only 61 when he suffered a cardiac arrest at the end of March which he could not recover from. Read More

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Commonwealth Games opening ceremony lights up Gold Coast

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony lights up Gold Coast

The competition will go on until April 15, with Carrara Stadium the main venue. Numerous participants in a competition often referred to as the "Friendly Games" are not Olympic all-stars, though there are significant figures competing over the next 11 days - Olympic champions Adam Peaty and Alistair Brownlee, former Olympic swimming gold medalist Chad Le Clos and track and field stars Caster Semenya and Valarie Adams, to name a few. Read More

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Liverpool's Mane backs Salah to halt Manchester City Champions League run

Liverpool's Mane backs Salah to halt Manchester City Champions League run

As it stands, Suarez's haul is a record for a 38-game Premier League season, held jointly with Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo (2007/08) and Blackburn Rovers' Alan Shearer (1995/96). Jurgen Klopp has been adamant that the former Roma man will not be sold in the summer, with rumours suggesting that Liverpool are preparing an enormous contract improvement to keep him happy at the club. Read More

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Gregg Popovich says Kawhi Leonard will return when

Gregg Popovich says Kawhi Leonard will return when "his group" decides

Wright report . "He's trying to get well", Popovich said. Leonard opted to go to NY this week to work with his own team of doctors for the second time this season after first working with them prior to the All-Star break in February. When he and his group feel he's ready, he'll be ready", Pop said, via the Associated Press . San Antonio are 8-2 in their last 10 games after beating the Houston Rockets 100-83 to move to 45-32 for the season, good for fourth in the Western Conference - ... Read More

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AUDIO: Kansas Jayhawks' First Full Day In San Antonio

AUDIO: Kansas Jayhawks' First Full Day In San Antonio

Final Four: No. 1 Kansas Jayhawks (31-7) vs. The Huskies are undefeated again after knocking out defending national champion SC in the Albany Region final. "Boston was really good to us last time and I hope Texas is the same". A matchup between defending champion SC and undefeated CT was enough to get everyone's attention, while high-scoring teams OR and Notre Dame also created plenty of buzz heading into the Elite Eight. Read More

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Former Indians All-Star Belle arrested on indecent exposure charge

Former Indians All-Star Belle arrested on indecent exposure charge

Rodewald tweeted a picture of Belle's mugshot while posting the news on Twitter. He was booked into the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office jail, whose jurisidiction covers the San Francisco Giants' training hub in Scottsdale. Belle was a five-time All-Star who played for the Cleveland Indians , Chicago White Sox and Baltimore Orioles from 1989 to 2000. Albert Belle , perhaps once the most-feared hitter in all of baseball, was arrested on Sunday and charged with four crimes. Read More

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Ex-Man Utd striker key to LA Galaxy signing Ibrahimovic

Ex-Man Utd striker key to LA Galaxy signing Ibrahimovic

He made 53 appearances with the club, scoring 29 goals. After a terrific debut season with United, the 36-year-old has struggled this term with injuries and hadn't featured for Jose Mourinho's side since Boxing Day. Los Angeles should give him the stage he craves and the chance to thrive for a few more years at a less demanding technical level, even if he has had to swallow his pride a little by taking a huge pay cut from his reported £180,000 a week salary at United to earn $1.5 million a ... Read More

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WVU falls to Villanova in Sweet 16

WVU falls to Villanova in Sweet 16

Villanova responded to tie the game at 60 as Brunson scored four points and Paschall added two free throws. Villanova will battle West Virginia , a team that defeated Marshall, 91-74, to get to this round. Villanova will play the victor of the regional semi-final later Friday night between No2 seed Purdue and third-seeded Texas Tech for a spot in the Final Four. Read More

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£1m-a-week Neymar demands hefty pay rise from PSG

£1m-a-week Neymar demands hefty pay rise from PSG

Will PSG dance to Neymar's tunes?What's the story? The Brazilian ace has reportedly promised his former teammates that he would reject the offer from Real Madrid if they take him back to Barcelona . Now after joining Paris Saint-Germain in August, speculations regarding Brazilian's next career move has gathered pace in the past few days, with some outlets suggesting that Madrid are ready to pounce on him as early this summer. Read More

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World Rugby to look into Spain's World Cup qualifying loss

World Rugby to look into Spain's World Cup qualifying loss

The two assistant referees were also Romanian. Rugby Europe said in a statement on Monday (Tuesday NZT) that it is waiting for an assessment report by the supervisor of the match officials for the Belgium-Spain game, and will devote a "large portion" of a tournament committee meeting on Friday (Saturday NZT) to the "analysis of every stage of the Belgium v Spain game". Read More

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Purdue's Isaac Haas doesn't play because of elbow fracture

Purdue's Isaac Haas doesn't play because of elbow fracture

The Spartans were up 7-6 nearly six minutes in. When the teams played in December, the Boilermakers outscored the Bulldogs 19-8 from the line. No. 2 Purdue rolled in its NCAA opener by clobbering Cal State Fullerton , 74-48. The door for Haas to play two days later was left open after LaForce reported that the senior wanted to play and that his brace would need to be cleared to do so. Read More

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Russia Denounces Provocation to Sabotage FIFA World Cup

Russia Denounces Provocation to Sabotage FIFA World Cup

As the British Government demand answers from Russian president Vladimir Putin over the incident, Rhondda MP Chris Bryant fiercely criticised Mourinho . Leading sports figures and commentators need to reflect carefully on whether they want to be associated with Putin's propaganda machine. Moscow on Tuesday shrugged off London's decision not to send British ministers and royals to Russia's World Cup over a nerve agent attack on a former double agent. Read More

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Virginia's Ty Jerome shakes head at reporter's question about UMBC upset

Virginia's Ty Jerome shakes head at reporter's question about UMBC upset

To be fair to the reporter, the heart of the question had some validity to it: He basically wanted to know if Virginia overlooked UMBC due to the fact a 16-seed had never won. Before Friday night, UMBC was better known for making runs at a different Final Four - in college chess. If video games weren't enough, the group made sure to give a shout-out to the six-time national champion UMBC chess team. Read More

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Dolphins To Release Suh In Search Of 'Culture Change'

Dolphins To Release Suh In Search Of 'Culture Change'

The Dolphins could've brought Suh back for another year, but his current contract carries a $16.985 million base salary and $26.1 million cap hit number for 2018. Once released, Suh could visit any team and sign with any team he wants. Timmons went AWOL before Miami's first game last season and was suspended for the Week 2 game as a result. Read More

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Ivan Savvidis Greek club owner challenges referee with a gun

Ivan Savvidis Greek club owner challenges referee with a gun

PAOK defender Fernando Varela seemed to have given the home side a last-gasp victor at the Toumba Stadium, with a 90th-minute header, only for the goal to be disallowed after a short delay by the referee on the night. Skai TV reported on Monday morning that a prosecutor has launhced an investigation on Sunday night over Savvidis' entrance onto the pitch with a gun in a hip holster. Read More

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