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Kenya's Geoffrey Kirui wins 121st Boston Marathon

Already a silver medalist and US record-holder in the 10,000 meters, he ran the fastest marathon time ever for an American in the Summer Games: ...

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Jazz Lose Rudy Gobert, Beat Clippers Anyway on Joe Johnson Buzzer-Beater

In a shocking example of cruel irony, Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert - arguably the team's most valuable player - went down with an apparent knee ...

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Leicester fans buoyant despite defeat to Atletico Madrid in Champions League

But Shakespeare wants his side to be streetwise when they try to overturn a 1-0 deficit for a place in the semi finals. Griezmann was a thorn ...

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Montgomery gets 1st win, Yanks beat White Sox for 8th in row

Across two starts this year, Severino has a 1-0 record , a 4.50 ERA and 17 Ks in 12.0 innings. Montgomery was cruising into the seventh befor...

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Champions League - Ndidi Falls With Leicester, Ronaldo Reaches New Milestone

For all of Atletico's dominance, they hold the slenderest of leads courtesy of Antoine Griezmann's contentious first half penalty, awarded for...

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Sanchez scores super free-kick as Arsenal beat Middlesbrough 2-1

For Steve Agnew , defeat was a hard pill to swallow but he expressed his pride in the side following a valiant display. The Gunners struggl...

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Simon to meet Djokovic after first round win at Monte-Carlo Masters

This week, he enters Monte Carlo as the tenth seeded player. Seppi came under huge pressure in his first service game of the second set, and...

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Utah Jazz: Team will lean even more on Gordon Hayward

Lastly, the Clippers are healthy for this postseason. In Game 4 in Portland, Chris Paul suffered a broken hand and minutes later Blake Griffin ...

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Watch Cristiano Ronaldo score his 100th European goal

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has confirmed that Gareth Bale was withdrawn from the 2-1 win at Bayern Munich due to an injury concern. Ba...

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Celtics fall short a day after Isaiah Thomas' sister dies

Isaiah Thomas observes a moment of silence for his sister, Chyna, who died in a vehicle crash Saturday. "We've talked a little bit last night ...

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EPL: Manchester United defeat Chelsea 2-0, revive fight for title

It could and theoretically, a four point margin is nothing in the Premier League. "We don't know what can happen in the Europa League, so thes...

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Celtics' Isaiah Thomas plans to play Game 2 ahead of sister's funeral

Thomas, a former Washington Huskies standout from Tacoma, was informed of her death after the Celtics' practice Saturday afternoon. Before the...

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Warriors beat Trail Blazers, Wizards defeat Hawks

Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant combined for 22 points in the third quarter, and still the eighth-seeded Portland Trail Blazers, without their...

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Alabama's Key declares for NBA draft, doesn't hire agent

He led the team in scoring with 12.0 points per game and minutes per game at 29.8. The forward has until May 24 to withdraw from the draft and r...

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Dortmund v Monaco an 'extreme' experience - Mbappe

While Tuchel described it as "a feeling of helplessness", Dortmund midfielder Nuri Sahin was nearly lost for words when interviewed after the ga...

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Chelsea "feel the pressure" from Spurs in title race - Cesar Azpilicueta

It has been a less successful campaign than many predicted when Guardiola arrived from Bayern Munich in July with a record of 21 trophies from s...

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Monte-Carlo Masters 1000, First Round Results

The results: Pablo Cuevas bt Viktor Troicki 6-3, 6-0; Diego Schwartzman bt Bernard Tomic 6-1, 7-6 (3); Roberto Bautista Agut bt Nikoloz Basilash...

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Chelsea youngster forced into obligatory initiation after Thibaut Courtois injury

Chelsea are unbeaten in 12 matches in all competitions against United with a 1-0 win over their rivals in the FA Cup in March the most recent e...

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National Basketball Association playoff schedule 2017

But in the three quarters that followed they were outscored 27-19, 32-15 and 27-18. After squeaking out the opener by a point, LeBron James an...

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Pugh backs Bournemouth for strong finish to the season

Furthermore, it is also Chelsea's first defeat in nine Premier League games against United, having won and drawn four, last losing to them in ...

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Thunder's Russell Westbrook, Pacers' Paul George named NBA Players of the Week

Up until today, the National Basketball Association triple-double record has been held by legendary point guard Oscar Robertson . The couple w...

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Mercedes ready to rethink team orders approach

This all happened under the safety vehicle, which was out to sort out the mess following a crash between Lance Stroll and Carlos Sainz. Merce...

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Yoenis Cespedes hits three home runs in five innings

DENVER - A superb start by Antonio Senzatela in his Coors Field debut and three solo home runs carried Colorado over San Diego. To add insult ...

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Pineda takes perfect game into 7th; Yanks beat Rays 8-1

Verlander gave up an unearned run, three hits and two walks while striking out four over seven innings. Before the game, Yankees manager Joe G...

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Giants place C Posey on concussion list

He stayed mostly healthy for the Giants last season, appearing in 146 games and hitting.288 with 14 home runs and 80 RBI. Pitcher Matt Moore ...

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Benintendi leads Red Sox over Rays 4-3 on Patriots' Day

Boston (8-5) took three of the four games against Tampa Bay (6-8). The Rays lost to the Boston Red Sox 4-2 Saturday with a familiar pattern:...

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Marlins' Straily, Garcia hold Mets hitless through 6 innings

It's amusing how baseball works sometimes". Pirates rally to beat Cubs, 6-1, complete sweep at Wrigley CHICAGO - Adam Frazier homered and the ...

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Kenyans sweep to victories at Boston Marathon

Kiplagat, a 38-year-old mother of two whose resume includes marathon wins in London, Moscow, New York and Daegu, ran alone for the final miles o...

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We deserved to lose against Man Utd, admits Conte

This was United's best performance of the season, and you were left wondering why it had taken until game 32 for such a coherent and impressive ...

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Durant, Warriors Pull Away To Beat Blazers In Game 1

At one point, however, there was a fleeting moment when they had everyone in the arena convinced they were breaking into one of their signature,...

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Gujarat Lions beat Rising Pune Supergiant by 7 wickets

High on confidence after one of their splendid run-chases across 10 editions, Two-time Champion Mumbai Indians would like to continue their wi...

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Zanesville runner finishes strong at Boston Marathon

Now 70-years-old, Switzer has run 39 marathons in her life, the last coming in 2011. Two Kenyan runners, both of them making their Boston Ma...

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Stan Collymore shares his opinion on Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur title race

They showed more desire, more ambition, more motivation to win. "Diego is very risky but the two link positions are the two positions we have ...

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IPL 2017 13th Match: Record-breaking Tye helps Lions maul Supergiants

The Mumbai Indians will look to make it four wins in a row when they take on the Gujarat Lions in Match 16 of VIVO IPL 2017. They were looking...

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Playoffs Begin April 15; Rough Road to Finals Lies Ahead for Cleveland

IN has been in playoff mode for weeks and George carried the Pacers down the stretch go to get them into the post-season by averaging 32.8 point...

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